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Tate still says he caught the ballprofootballtalk.com Jan 4, 2013The notorious “Fail Mary” play from the last game of Week Three didn’t help the Seahawks make it to the playoffs, but it did help the 49ers secure a bye week that otherwise would have gone to the Packers. As the postseason approaches, the man who waShare TweetAndy Reid pulled up to Arrowhead Stadium in a black SUV on Friday, stepped out of it wearing a dark suit and red tie, and walked briskly toward the doors of the Kansas City Chiefs' home.Share TweetIt probably isn't a good thing to make Adrian Peterson angry, but a bar in Green Bay is going ahead and doing it any way before the Packers' big wild-card playoff game against the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday night. The above picture was snapped in an …Share Tweet
Brewers sign outfielder Garner to Minor League dealMLB.com Jan 4, 2013The Brewers added to their Minor League outfield depth Friday by finalizing a deal with Cole Garner, a 28-year-old who played in four games with the Rockies in 2011.Share Tweet
Joe Namath’s Wild-Card Picks: Texans, Ravens, Seahawks, Packers advanceyahoo.com Jan 4, 2013As he did last year for the playoffs, NFL Hall of Famer and New York Jets legend Joe Namath will join Yahoo! Sports and the Shutdown Corner Blog during the playoffs to break down the key games, players and moments each weekend. Make sure you like the Of…Share Tweet
Wild-card playoff programming noteOK gang. The time has come to ship off across the frozen plains, get myself to Green Bay and begin final preparations for Saturday night's NFC North-exclusive wild-card playoff game between the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers. I'll check in when…Share Tweet
Spurs take top spot after rough week for contendersIt was a rough week for title contenders, which allowed an old familiar favorite to take the top overall spot. How did the rest of the league fare? Matt Dollinger ranks every team.Share TweetFive nuggets of knowledge about Saturday's Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers wild-card game: Frozen tundra: You've already heard plenty of national nostalgia about playing a night game in freezing temperatures at one of the NFL's most sacred cathedral…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 4, 2013Florio mentioned last night how in-demand Packers director of football operations John Dorsey has become. But with multiple reports linking him to what seems like the inevitable Andy Reid hiring in Kansas City, there are multiple reasons that’s the a poShare Tweet
Middle Men: Despite an influx of playoff rookies at quarterba…Despite an influx of playoff rookies at quarterback, the story of Wild Card Weekend will be told by the men under center and those assigned to stop them, writes Peter King.Share Tweet
Peter King: Quarterback play crucial in uncertain Wild Card roundMinnesota cornerback Antoine Winfield and Baltimore quarterback Joe Flacco are two of the major difference-makers on Wild Card weekend in this 93rd NFL season, if you accept these premises:Share TweetA few of you have suggested I've been a bit negative toward the Green Bay Packers' chances of winning Saturday night's wild-card playoff game against the Minnesota Vikings. For me, this week has been about presenting some undeniable facts in context, fr…Share Tweet
NFL Kickoff OT: Wild Card WeekendJan 4NFL Live OT previews this weekends' NFL playoff games.
'Playbook': Lethal Packers offenseJan 4How will the Minnesota Vikings defense handle the dynamic offensive attack off the Green Bay Packers led by Aaron Rodgers? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the matchup.
'Playbook': Vikings vs. Packers previewJan 4What will happen when Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings take on the dangerous Green Bay Packers led by Aaron Rodgers? The "NFL Playbook" crew breaks down the epic Wild Card matchup.
Saturday Wild-Card PreviewJan 4Mark Schlereth and Tedy Bruschi preview Saturday's wild-card matchups between Cincinnati-Houston and Minnesota-Green Bay.