It’s a good thing we have two weeks to regroup after conference championship weekend. I don’t know if I could handle the Super Bowl any sooner after two such tense, edge-of-your-couch playoff battles. One game went to overtime while the other one should have.
Still, something was missing: where were the heroes? Instead of two individuals coming through in the clutch and forever inking their names in NFL lore, we had two goats commit flubs at the worst possible times to…forever ink their names in NFL lore. Keep reading to find out who’s responsible for setting up a Super Bowl XLII rematch between the Giants and the Pats.
Without a coach there really isn’t a team. You can have depth and strength but without someone managing the team, the players will be lost. Nick Saban, Alabama’s head coach, has done amazing things his whole career. He is part of sports history now.More »
Conference Championship weekend is here. Two trips to the Super Bowl are on the line. And yet, the Wiz is nowhere to be seen. According to an e-mail he sent me this morning, he’s sick. (I can just picture it now: the Wiz sitting at home on the couch in his customized Troy Polamalu Snuggie, blowing his nose while watching his Super Bowl XLIII DVD and remembering the good times. Oh well, get well soon, buddy!) But enough about the Wiz, we’ve got two playoff games to break down. Here we go.
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As Tom Brady’s 48-yard punt finally rolled to a stop at the 10-yard line, his incredible game came to an end. Brady’s Bunch had just dismantled the Denver Broncos entirely, by beating them 45-10. The magic of Tim Tebow was gone in the matchup against the New England Patriots. More »
You better watch the rest of the NFL playoffs while doing a handstand. Upsets from lower seeds (the Giants) and higher seeds (I didn’t see too many people predicting the Niners could beat the Saints in a shootout) have turned these playoffs upside down. We’re just one week away from setting up the Super Bowl. Let’s take a look at how we got here.
Well, after five straight days of crying in the bathroom over my Steelers losing, I'm ready to come back out and face the world. At least for a little bit. Then I'm going to go back into the bathroom and cry some more. But first, let's break down this weekend's AFC Divisional Playoffs. We've got Tebow, Brady, Ray Lewis, Arian Foster and a cast of thousands taking center stage in two huge matchups...