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Do You Believe in Magic?

In Football by Miranda WilhelmLeave a Comment

Well, I think the Minnesota Vikings just may! What can once be referred to as a tale of two halves, Keenum and the Vikes took a page out of Payton’s playbook and put together a swift and effective drive with a near-hopeless 25 seconds on the clock, as Super Bowl hopes of the Purple Pride-including 99-year-old fan Millie– were quickly …

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NFL Divisional Round Recap

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Let’s all take a deep breath as we process what just happened. If you could tell yourself a few months ago that we would be anticipating a Foles v. Keenum matchup in the NFC Championship game, would you believe it? I bet Lebron was all over this weekend because like a fine wine, it only got better with time and …

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What’s Really Going on in Foxborough?

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The New England Patriots are yet again favorites to win the Super Bowl, looking to repeat after their thrilling comeback win last year over the Atlanta Falcons. The trio of Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and Robert Kraft has looked invincible for years. They’ve won five championships since Belichick took over as head coach and Brady was drafted in 2000.  A recent …

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Wild Card Weekend Recap

In Football by Emily Staker1 Comment

Unsurprisingly, Wild Card Weekend featured highs and lows in performance, but nevertheless it was an entertaining two days, and I am very much looking forward to next weekend’s matchups. Marcus Mariota had an insane performance on Saturday as the Titans overcame the Chiefs in a close 22-21 game. The Chiefs came out strong, scoring two touchdowns right off the bat …

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Titans Head To The Divisional Round After Epic Comeback Over The Chiefs

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The Tennessee Titans took a seat at the grown-ups table on Saturday by erasing an 18-point Kansas City lead, silencing the loudest roaring crowd of fans in any sports stadium. Titans’ quarterback Marcus Mariota was a quadruple threat – passing, rushing, blocking and catching his way to a 22-21 Wild Card win for the franchise’s first playoff victory since the premier …

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NFL Wild Card Weekend Preview

In Football by Miranda Wilhelm11 Comments

Saturday and Sunday are set for four noteworthy matchups in the NFL’s always-intriguing Wild Card Weekend.  The league’s faithful will see a healthy mixture of both divisional foes and unfamiliar jerseys rarely spotted in January. Our first Saturday clash kicks off at 4:35 PM EST from Kansas City.  This may not be the sexiest of games set to play, but …

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NFL Week 17 Recap and the Playoff Picture

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It was allegedly very cold in a few of games in the final day of the regular season, but don’t take my word for it, instead rely on the multiple successful attempts to pour a cup of water on the ground. Bill Belichick was unfazed by a frigid Foxboro, sporting shorts and his signature cutoff sweatshirt in the below freezing …

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The Worst Team in 2017… The New York Giants

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It would be easy to give the honor of the worst team of 2017 to the winless Cleveland Browns, but they are truly not the worst team.  The Browns are a complete mess, but their players have shown consistent effort that should not be ignored.  No team has shown a lack of effort and lack of stability like the New …