NFC

NFL

There Goes the Super Bowl for the Saints

After their 13-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys last night, home field advantage throughout the playoffs is looking bleak, and with it: a trip to the Super Bowl.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.30.18
NFL

The Cardinals vs. Rams Game Embodies the NFC's Weird West

One team is a perennial NFC favorite with a 1-3 record. The other was a laughing stock in Week 1—they're now 3-1.
Ty Schalter
10.3.16
NFL

Johnny Manziel Clears Waivers, Is Now a Free Agent

Oh, it's official, alright.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.12.16
NFL

A Guide To Enjoying The Carson Palmer Renaissance

Carson Palmer has endured a pair of wrecked knees, a disastrous stint in Oakland, and all manner of bad luck. At 36, he's playing better than he ever has.
Alexander Goot
1.22.16
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Watching The Carolina Panthers, Who Go Where They Please

The Carolina Panthers dominated the regular season—and much of their playoff game against Seattle—in a strong and singular way. Maybe it's time to believe it.
Robert O'Connell
1.19.16
Football

Watching The Arizona Cardinals, The Last Happy NFL Team

The NFL is a dour and difficult league, in large part because that's how football is. What makes the Arizona Cardinals unique is how lightly they carry all that.
Robert O'Connell
1.5.16
NFL

49ers Win Thanks to an Insane Blocked Field Goal in OT, Ruin Their Draft Position

Sometimes, a loss is better for the future.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.4.16
NFL

Situation Impossible: Replacing Jimmy Graham

Jimmy Graham suffered a particularly grisly injury, but luckily for the Seattle Seahawks' playoff hopes, most of the NFC is a dumpster fire.
Rivers McCown
12.3.15
NFL

Division Swing Factors Revisited, NFC

At the halfway point, we take a look at how teams in the NFC stacked up to our predictions.
Rivers McCown
11.4.15
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The New Orleans Saints, Marching Down And Out

For the better part of a decade, the New Orleans Saints had an offense that defied gravity. It took a while, but this team is finally headed back towards earth.
Rivers McCown
9.28.15
Football

The Goofy-Great Fellowship Of Eli Manning And Tony Romo

Eli Manning and Tony Romo have won a lot of games and authored a lot of bloopers. But their reputation as bumblers doesn't capture just how valuable they (still) are.
Jonny Auping
9.20.15
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Watching Marshawn Lynch, Who Is Always Falling Forward

Marshawn Lynch is one of the best and best-loved players in the NFL, and for good reason. But he's also one of the last humans in a dehumanizing game.
Robert O'Connell
9.11.15
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