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it will be times for these teams to settle it. Touchdown! A1 that man

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wrecking ball! Unbelievable. How did he do that? For the when?

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Unstoppable! In a week where the LA Rams finally

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decided the time was right to expose their rookie quarterback

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to the NFL, Jared Goff now has to prove he's worth that four

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year $27.9m contract. Also, the face of the Dallas Cowboys

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franchise returned from injury this week, only to hold a press

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conference to acknowledge he's now Dallas now have some back-up in Tony

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Romo. Not so much NFL rookies,

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but old weary veterans, joining me once again

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is British-born Super Bowl winner Osi Umenyiora and former NFL

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cornerback Jason Bell. There's been a look of disgust

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recently on the face of Green Bay Packers quarterback

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Aaron Rodgers, which if you watched last weeks show, Osi took

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great satisfaction in. However, for Packers fans,

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seeing their team give up 30 plus points in three successive

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losses has given them Hoping to avoid 4 straight losses,

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they travelled to Washington for a must win game to stay

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in contention in the NFC North. For the Washington Redskins

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it was an equally important game as they looked to stay in contention

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in the NFC East. There is something about football in

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the North. They have grown in leaps and bounds. Perhaps it is the

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contrast between the heat of the NFL and the sinking thermometer, white

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hot sport and sub zero states. But for the Green Bay Packers, this is

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threatening to turn into a lukewarm season. And the Washington Redskins.

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Kirk Cousins doing his best to fire at the furnace. Do you like that!

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Sean Jackson in the slot, Kirk Cousins, close to Jackson,

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touchdown! I watch the move by Jackson up the field. Fake out to

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your left and hit hard. Going on between those split safeties, that

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is where they think they can work all night long. It is a sweet move.

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Third in gold, the pressure, Rogers eludes the rush. Nelson cannot hold

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on. They say touchdown. They say he had it and knocked the ball out. We

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had a flag, when the blitz was coming in. There is the grabbing of

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the facemask, almost pulled it off and somehow 4th Down got his front

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leg bag on the ground and found Geordie Nelson. A remarkable play.

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After forcing the three and out, screenplay went on a nine Play Drive

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on this Mason Crosby field goal. Corner blitz coming. There is read.

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Jordan Reed to the 15. They will run with Robert Kelley. -- Mark Chapman.

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-- Mark Chapman. Green Bay fluffed their chance to head back, the mess

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by Mason Crosby give the Redskins the ball back late in the third

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quarter. It is 3rd 11 now at the 34th. Down the field. It is caught

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for the touchdown. Jamison Crowder, 44 yards. Straight down. A safety on

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for the touchdown. Jamison Crowder, either side, taking advantage of

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that speed. Kirk Cousins had made some nice riches. That was not easy.

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He saw one safety, assumed the other and got him. James Starks is the

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back. Seven carries, 19 yards. Wide open, there is nobody there, James

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Starks will walk in for the touchdown. A passed by the Redskins

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and the Packers starred the fourth quarter. They were pointing and did

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not quite have it all figured out and then play fake and then nobody

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around James Starks. That is just the gift of all guests. Kirk Cousins

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takes the deep shot down field and it is caught by Pierre Garcon who

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will score. Into the wind. 70 yards. Once this tight end goes up the

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field, it is one on one road to the outside. Everyone in the league does

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the same thing, these quarterback injuries are currently killing the

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Green Bay Packers. If you had to say how does this team lose four in a

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row, they have just run out our bodies in a key position. Randall

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Cobb getting Green Bay down here. Looking for plays. Rogers gets

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pressure, throws it inside to Jared Cook. He gets his first touchdown as

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a pack. He is a big player. 4th down. A blitz coming for the

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Packers, it is picked up, Kirk Cousins, caught by Jamison Crowder.

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To be a zone, he is just shy of the goal line. A blitz Peter with

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Jamison Crowder, first end goal Washington. Robert Kelley in for the

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touchdown. His second of the night and at Washington are able to get an

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81 yard Drive into the wind to extend the lead to double digits.

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Quick flip. Coke. Washington has it. -- Jared Cook. The game's first

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turnover could be the crushing blow. What a play by 29-macro. He paid

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dividends on that 75 million. -- Josh Norman. He is the guy that

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started doing it. They were team-mates last year in Carolina.

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Did not even go for the tackle, saw his opportunity, got it out,

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tremendous play. Two time-outs left for the Packers, Robert Kelley with

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a lot of room, Robert Kelley in the open field, inside the 20, stays on

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his feet to the four yard line, 66 yards, longest run of his rookie

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season. This is one you almost had to get to give yourself a chance and

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Rogers is coming in, three touchdowns, huge win for them. They

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are trying to figure out who they can get on the field. Robert Kelley

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will get the payoff with another rushing touchdown. 42-24, Kirk

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Cousins out there. Tremendous performance. Disappointed, we

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understand clearly what is in performance. Disappointed, we

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understand clearly what is in front of us. Six losses which are as

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against the wall. Tonight was certainly the culmination of what we

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feel our potential can be. It is hard to do it week in and week out

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but we were pleased with what we were able to do tonight because so

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many people made a difference and contributed. We put ourselves in a

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difficult spot. We have to find a way to get a win next week, approach

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it one week at a time. That is all we have right now. It is a tough

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stretch. The first thing to notice is that we all have got the brown

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shoe memo. You can understand the frustration of Aaron Rodgers. He is

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doing all he can to get his team in a position to win and it is not

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working. The defense is disabled right now, it

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working. The defense is disabled right now, it is not happening.

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Fourth straight game they have conceded 30 points or more and when

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we look at it, they are vulnerable against both the pass and the rush

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which is not great. You cannot stop both the run or the past, then what

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can you stop? It is ridiculous. You see them here. I know you want to

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look at the DBAs, there is no pass rush, it is not getting to Kirk

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Cousins and that allows them to sit in the pocket and find a wide open

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receiver. I agree. You need a good pass rush but when you're on your

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fourth corner, you're going to have that happen. Robert Kelley ran riot.

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He did. They were out coach. You want to blame the players, but they

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were out coach, too many hands on the football, ran right through the

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gap, the Green Bay defense did not have enough people. I will not blame

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it on the coach, he was my coach and he gets guys ready to play. I will

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put it on the players. Guys, they got too many injuries. They were

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ready to play, but on that play, there were too many people, they

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pulled the guard, the tight end to the other side of the football field

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and there were too many gaps left in the defense, you need to play like

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that in the league and if you do not have enough people on one side of

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the football, Green Bay ran right through them. If I'm going to find a

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middle line between blaming coaching and not blaming coaching, it must be

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hard if you are approaching an injury ravaged defense which is what

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he is doing. At the beginning of the season, coaches know what they have.

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When you start plugging guys in there, you're trying to figure guys

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out on the run and that is difficult for a coach. You need to speak to

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the point. A lot of times when a defensive coordinator does not know

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who is playing, it changes the way they play and some of the things he

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might want to do, he does not do because he does not trust the people

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on the field. Punditry can be negative, so let's throw some love

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the way of Washington, let's be positive and start with Josh Norman

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who quite often, we talk about his battle with Odell Beckham Junior

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Rather than focusing on his play and he was very good. He is aggressive,

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he sets the tone. They call us the peanut punch. And that is exactly

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what he does right here. He goes in and punches it out, the guy makes

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plays and you have to give him that. He did that 35 times! Peanut punch.

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35 times, Mark! When he had said, he goes off celebrating before the ball

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has been recovered! He has his eye on the ball and that takes a lot of

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precision to go win and punch the ball out. You have to be very aware.

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They won the AFC East last season and given how well the Dallas are

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doing that might not be a possibility this season. Are they a

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better side this year, whether they win it or not? I think they are

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better team and I think it is offensively they have a tonne of

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weapons for Kirk Cousins and he is playing well, he has a grasp of

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that. One line on him, first two or three weeks of us doing this show,

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we talked about how he was playing for his

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future and truly sorted, he will make a lot of money this summer. He

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will make a tremendous amount. He deserves it. What are they going to

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pay him? He is playing lights out football. They took a chance, he

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proved that he is worth the money. What I like, even in praising the

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quarterback, you manage to criticise another quarterback in doing so. I

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am glad you noticed that. You cannot get anything past me.

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Right let's take a look at our first round-up of week 11.

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We will start with Detroit. They eased past Jacksonville and won four

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of their last five games. Andre Roberts scored. Then there was a

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spectacular interception and they turned at 39 yards. Detroit won

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that. Tennessee who we praise to the held on last week show, lost this

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week. 24-17 to Indianapolis. Indianapolis went 1-0 up in the

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second quarter and that is their 11th straight victory over the

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Titans. Next we will go to Los Angeles. Ryan

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Tannehill and a duck with 172 yards. This wouldn't have looked out of

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place at Twickenham. The second was a nine yard strike to Divan tape

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Parker. The Dolphins have one five straight. Next, to Cleveland,

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Pittsburgh winning 24 dash nine in this game. Don't laugh at them.

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Next, Dallas, winners against Baltimore. This is a franchise

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record, ninth straight win. Prescott throwing and three touchdowns, three

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of them to Dez Bryant. Yet, you are still laughing at Cleveland. Stop

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laughing, I get the complaints. Before we did this show, both of you

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said to me, you still would doubt Dallas winning the Super Bowl,

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despite the form they are in? Yes, offensively they have the whole

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package, good quarterback, good running back, good receivers.

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Defensively is where they are lacking. They don't have been enough

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playmakers on defense to take them to the playoffs. The Ravens should

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have won that game and the penalties hurt them. 12 penalties, if you look

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at zooter, the penalties he conceded. You put yourself in good

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positions and the penalties take that back. That is how you hamper a

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team. If you are the Dallas Cowboys, why waste energy beating a team when

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they cant beat themselves. This is the 15-yard penalty. This is bad

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football. You cannot go in there and do that. You just cannot do that.

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That is frustration? Frustration, anger, it is stupidity. He knows

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better than that. Your thoughts on Dallas in the Super Bowl? They can

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do anything because they built the team around the offensive line, but

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I agree, defensively I don't like what they do. They stop the run

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well, but they don't get after the passer. Sometimes it is easy to

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forget they have a rookie quarterback. If we go to another

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rookie quarterback, Jared Goff, his first start, horrible conditions in

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LA. He is being put into the worst ranked offense in the NFL. It sounds

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like I am trying to make excuses for him? Thank goodness he has a good

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defensive of The Games don't look too terrible. He didn't turn the

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ball over and nothing terrible happens. This is the crazy thing

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about the NFL, Jared Goff, the number one pick in the draft. They

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don't play him into week ten. He is a rookie. Prescott was a

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fourth-round pick. People don't know as much as they think. Who would you

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have said was a first-round pick right now? You don't know until you

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get the product, these are two different teams. Different offenses.

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Prescott and... Nobody knows, based upon the way these two are playing,

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one was a first-round pick, and the fourth round pick. At Cleveland

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Stadium since 1999, the quarterback with the most wins in Cleveland

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Stadium since 1999, equal to this record is, Ben Roethlisberger from

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Pittsburgh. While! Hold on. From the Steelers? How is that even possible?

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You told me to stop making fun of Cleveland. Moving on. I am really

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sorry, Cleveland fans! Kansas City had the same 7-2

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record as the much talked New England Patriots heading

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into week 11, but for a team on a 5 game win streak there's not been

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much fanfare about Alex Smith For their visitors, 13 years have

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passed since tasting Super Bowl success, but with a young core,

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led by quarterback Jameis Winston the future looks bright for Tampa

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Bay. It's been slightly longer

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on the Super Bowl success front for Kansas City,

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46 years to be exact, which mighy explain why Jason calls

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them his sleeper team. From the AFC West division, the

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Kansas City Chiefs who are making progress by stealth, almost

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undetected, certainly understated. But still, very much in the hunt.

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Just as unheralded, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC South, quietly

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working their way through the regular season. It is the style of

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Jamie Swinson, the star of baseball, football and not a shy and retiring

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type. There is progress by stealth and progress with the sound turned

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up. Let's go! Kansas City opening the scoring with a 22 yard field

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goal. Tampa struck back with a 31 yarder to tie the game at 3-3 in the

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second quarter. The Buccaneers are now five from six. This is the 2nd

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down in 16 foot Tampa Bay following the time-out. Looking for Evans, he

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makes the catch. Mike Evans inside the 5-yard line of Kansas City.

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Again Stephen Nelson, subtlety is the coach was talking about with the

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physical receiver on the outside. the coach was talking about with the

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Let's credit Doug Martin for stepping up. Someone turn Chris

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Jones loose inside the defensive tackle. After failing to score

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inside three plays, they kicked over from 22 yards. The Tampa Bay

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Buccaneers have a 6-3 lead. Makes the catch in Buccaneers territory.

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2nd down and seven. He will take it into the end zone. Everybody has

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their backs turned. Looking up, backs turned, man to man coverage.

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When he realises that he has an easy run into the end zone.

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They must get to the 37-yard line of the Chiefs. It is Humphreys who

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makes the catch for the Buccaneers 1st down. Three plays later, they

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cut the Chiefs lead to one point going into half-time. He later

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kicked a career-best field goal of the game to give Tampa a two point

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lead going into the final quarter. Smith on fourth and tenth. Kelsey

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stepped out of bounds 10-yard line. You know how happy Alex Smith is

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about this because he missed a couple of shots last week against

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Carolina down the field. This is a well throw ball. Double move, gets

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him open down the field. Nice throw by Alex Smith. Smith... It is picked

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after. He brought one back for a touchdown last week and comes up

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with the huge interception for the Buccaneers today. Just a little bit

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of a deflection from the interior, but I think the window is too small.

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If this ball comes through clean, he still makes the interception.

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Winston, moving to his right. Throws and it is complete for Buccaneers

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1st down. 3rd down and two from the third yard line. Winston close,

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complete for a touchdown. He gets everybody's eyes focused on Brandon

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Myers. You bring the action the other way. Doug Martin goes out on

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Justin Houston. 3rd goal. Two possession game. Touchdown! Alberta

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Wilson. The inside routs, him over the top. Wilson with the heck of a

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Winston on 3rd down. He throws and Smith. 3rd down and three.

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Winston on 3rd down. He throws and it is Evans who makes the catch. And

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he stays inbounds. 14 yard pass play and that takes us to the two-minute

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warning. The Buccaneers will run the clock all the way down once again.

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It is Martin and he will be stopped just shy of midfield so they can now

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run it down to 22 seconds. Now the Buccaneers, Mike Evans is back deep

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on defense. Evans back at the 10-yard line. One final shot.

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Defensive penalty from the 34-yard line. Complete. Ball comes loose.

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That will do it. This is a tough place to play, a team that has won

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17 out of 19 games. I am proud of the guys for the way we came in here

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with this awesome atmosphere. Always an awesome place to play. We played

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good football today. Kansas City was another team we praised last week.

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We have to give Tampa credit for that. Yes, Winston is looking good,

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I like what he's doing in the offense. He converted 11 of 16

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downs. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers play were on third downs. You have to win

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on third third downs. Andy Reid, Kansas City head coach took the

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blame for the Alex Smith interception by Chris Conte, he

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called it a lousy call on his behalf. That is looking out for your

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quarterback. It was a lousy throw. He shouldn't have forced that into

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that many defenders. The window was really tight. It was a bad decision.

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I don't know how the coach takes blame for that. It was a horrible

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decision by the quarterback. He's looking out for him. He has got to

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jump on the pile. The bigger point, aside from that play is not having

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Marcus Peters in that game. When we show what Marcus Peters has done

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this season at Kansas City Chiefs, you can see why he is missing. This

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is why you play your quarterback 's a tonne of money. He comes up with

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big plays and I have seen this guy get beat deep and come back and make

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big plays like this. Nothing really shakes him. This is a team that

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needs to create turnovers and this is a big part of it. You have to

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have your playmakers on the field. I remember when one of my coaches got

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fired, he said he played straight left and then all of a sudden you

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are -- I am not the best coach any more. If he is back, he will be

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restricted. That is at the Broncos. They will need him in Mile High,

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won't they? They need him. As long as he can get on and run around a

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little bit because he creates plays just from opportunities. He can come

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across the field and do things like that.

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A quick reminder that you can get another dose of NFL with a special

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Thanksgiving edition of the NFL Show this Saturday night

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We'll review the Thursday night games, which includes

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Washington heading to Dallas, and Minnesota's trip to Detroit

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in a huge NFC North Game, and preview the rest

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Back in October, heading into week 6 as the only

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undefeated team in the NFL, Harrison Smith of the

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Minnesota Vikings joined us on the show for a chat.

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Excuse us if we're slightly paranoid here at NFL This Week,

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but since that chat it's all gone a bit wrong in Minnesota.

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Four straight losses, the offensive co-ordinator resigns,

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and the Vikings have been pulled back into an NFC North fight

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Looking to stop the rot, they hosted Arizona.

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Apologies Arziona fans, but no prizes for guessing

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Back to football in the north where the temperature has been dropping

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for the Minnesota Vikings. Five straight wins followed by four

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straight defeats. Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson injured. Can Sam

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Bradford stop the slide? The Arizona Cardinals from warmer climes, Larry

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Fitzgerald, the wide receiver who played in Super Bowl XLIII. The

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Cardinals last event and the wait for a first Super Bowl victory goes

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on. Bradford. To the end zone.

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Incomplete. And he believes that was good and from up here it looked

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awfully close to being good if he held on. And if he hangs on, that is

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a touchdown. After I reviewed the play, he had both feet down, it is a

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touchdown. Good protection and there is the tight end cells, spinning his

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weight down near the 20. Extra offensive line. Into the end

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zone for the touchdown is David Johnson. 24th touchdown for David

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Johnson in 26 career games. On the next Cardinals possession, there was

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a 34 yard field goal to give Arizona a 3-point lead. Little task to

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Bradford, to the end zone for Phelan. A flag. Tony Jefferson was

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down there defending and he interfered with Adam Phelan. They

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had a chance but they draw the penalty. It sets them up down on the

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1-yard line. First in gold. There are going to

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mark him short of the end zone First in gold. There are going to

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inside the one. The bigger one, he is there a short yardage goal-line

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runner. Watch this. The elbow. That is a touchdown. It looks like it

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from here. He will want to challenge. He came down on bodies.

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There was a touchdown. Extra points have not been given. A block to keep

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it a 3-point game as Justin Bethell got in and knocked it away. From the

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23, protection this time. The path is to Fitzgerald and it is caught.

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He putted about the only place he could, had to get it on the outside

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and Fitzgerald... What a catch. 3rd down and goal. Palmer sets in.

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Intercepted by roads. Xavier Rhodes down the sideline and goodbye

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touchdown, Vikings, no flags. There is two or not one on the outside and

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Xavier Rhodes he is playing outside and The miscommunication with what

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the receiver was doing, I believe it was John Browne, he does not know

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where to put the ball and Xavier Rhodes makes a huge play. Here is

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Gresham. Jermaine Gresham is in for the touchdown. What an effort by the

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seven-year pro, Jermaine Gresham and the Cardinals back in it. Arizona

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are down by three and a half. Paterson will bring it out. Full

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head of steam. He is gone. Paterson. What they start to the half.

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Touchdown, Minnesota. Special teams. The score for the Vikings. You have

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to make the block, the first one right here, to at least give him a

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chance to spring it. You are one on one and at some point, you have to

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make someone a mess and Paterson does just that. From the 31, Palmer

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stepped up and errors it out, floating it downfield. Again, Xavier

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Rhodes. After the interception, the Vikings went on 11 Play Drive which

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they converted into A13 point lead, thanks to a field goal. 3rd 12,

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ball is out, this one is a football and it is recovered by Arizona, it

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was knocked out by Chandler Jones. Sam Bradford gets blown up at the

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end of this play. They are fortunate on the previous one but it was not

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ruled a fumble and they come back and try and get the ball down the

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field again and they have not been able to handle the pressure. They

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started David Johnson in the backfield and seeing what they do

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with him. We see what a weapon he is. There he goes. Palmer, governs

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it, touchdown, Johnston. The Cardinals take the turnover and turn

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it into points. Four yard touchdown throw to David Johnson, his second

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receiving touchdown of the year. This could be the final play that

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means anything. It is 4th down and 19 for the four for the Cardinals,

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down by six. Pass is incomplete but a flag on a hit on Palmer and this

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would be an automatic 1st down. Tom Johnson. Foul. Defense, number 92.

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Piling the quarterback into the ground, 15-yard penalty. Automatic

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1st down. 4th down and five, does it continue with the four-man rush or

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die lit up a bit more? Would not be surprised to see him mix it up.

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Palmer was not ready again for this. He is in trouble, down he goes. And

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the Vikings are going to snap their losing streak. Let's keep going,

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let's get back to play, this is how the Vikings play football. Play

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together as a team, take it down, it gets down the wire, so be it, we

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figure out how to win. Way to rush a quarterback. When I tell you, right,

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what did I tell you the other day? What we are going to do? We are

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coming here to win the division. Let's go to work! If I had a

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six-pack like that, I would do the show without my shirt. You were

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there, you went to this game, because of the hoodoo that we

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thought we had cast on them, you went in a mask, what was the feeling

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around the place? You could feel the tension. Before, even the fans were

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like, we need this. It was touch and go but afterwards it was lights out.

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That was amazing. They feel it is enough to get them back on track?

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Yes, they needed the win. I was there and after when the players

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came in and they have this look that they were back on track. Let us look

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at the touchdown from Xavier Rhodes, simply because there was a speed

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going on during the touchdowns, he ran at 22.4 mph at one point which

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makes it the fastest touchdown at this season. That is incredible. It

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is a corner. Fastest guy on the field. It is a good play. The

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rhinoceroses chasing him! We have this interception. To put it into

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context, 22.4 mph, Usain Bolt goals at 27.7 mph and he does not have all

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the gear on. Do you still think when we look at the NFC North, that it is

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to tried and Minnesota, would you rule Green Bay out? Never. They have

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been in a situation like this and they have came back and won. I do

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not see Detroit or Minnesota as being that much better than the

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Green Bay Packers. I do not agree. Just because of injuries. I would

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not rule out Green Bay but with those injuries, I do not think they

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can pull it together. Speaking about pace, the sound man at this game

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could have done with the pace of Xavier Rhodes. That is one

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horrendous hit. He got back up and continued with his job. The glasses

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are not in a great state and the nose is bloody as well. That was the

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strongest guy in the NFL! The strongest person in the NFL and that

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is who ran him over like that? That is incredible. We can smile about it

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now because he is all right, but that is dangerous! It is crazy, man!

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Let's now look at our final round-up from week 11.

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We will start with the Seahawks, they have gone three clear. Russell

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Wilson threw for 272 yards including a 35 yard strike to Jimmy Graham.

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However, look at this, he collected a 15 yard lob from the wide

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receiver, Doug Bald went to go in for that. That is being creative. I

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love them. They have won three on the trot. Houston and Oakland played

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in Mexico and it was successful for the Raiders. Derek Carr walk up a

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struggling offense by throwing two touchdown passes in the fourth

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quarter and Denver were on a bye week, Kansas City lost, big

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statement from the Raiders. Big statement and I like how they are

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winning in the end, they find a way to win, this was not a clean game

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but they came back and made it happen. Cooper going in from 35

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yards, winning the touchdown. Buffalo against Cincinnati and AJ

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Green suffered a hamstring strain, he was carted off by growing

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Cincinnati, he will not require surgery, McCauley

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scored on a seven yard run to help Buffalo even their record. The

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Bengals kegger managed to hit the upright on two extra points

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attempts. Next, San Francisco, New England returning to winning ways,

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Tom Brady returning for his first professional game. Patriots winning

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30-17. New York Giants beat another struggling side in the Chicago

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Bears. Eli Manning throwing for a 227 yards and two touchdowns and the

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Giants have now won five straight. Here are the divisions. Miami now on

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a five-game winning streak and in contention for a playoff spot. The

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AFC North is close at the top and the Steelers and the Ravens made in

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week 16. In the AFC South, the Colts have crept into contention thanks to

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a two-game winning streak and Oakland's four-game winning streak

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sees them take Oakland's four-game winning streak

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sees them take control of the AFC West. Dallas have won nine on the

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spent and the New York Times, five, they are the top two with the

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Redskins still very much in it. In the NFC North, we spoke about it

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earlier,, the NFC South is really tight, you could argue any one of

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the four teams there could win it and the Seahawks are coasting in

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what you would say is a weak NFC West. At the moment. We have reached

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the point in the show where we have our weekly what is going on with

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kicking conversation and these two would disagree on it, but they had

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their worst week ever this week! A windy weekend, it was rough to play

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in certain places. I have to give them an excuse. It is the wind and

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the pressure, look what is happening! Is of course it is the

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pressure up the middle. 12 missed kicks, you have put some of it on

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the weather. Some of the games took place indoors, though. It is the

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the weather. Some of the games took rule they set in place, backing up

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the kicks, it must be mental. They are not converting. In all

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seriousness on the mental point, you could argue, kickers see other

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kickers struggling and that panic spreads throughout the league, would

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that happen with other positions or do you think it is specific to that

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position? I do not buy into that. I watch these guys sit there on the

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practice field for four hours, kicking and then for them to go out

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here and be kicking a football like this, I do not understand. I agree

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with you for other positions as well. Nobody can cover him and I am

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thinking maybe nobody can cover him. You mean to tell me that you watch a

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quarterback struggle and you will start struggling? I did not say

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that, but it can happen. Blair Walsh was probably sitting out, maybe he

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was sitting at home with dolls of all sorts of other kickers, but

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having been cut by the Vikings last week, he might be thinking maybe it

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was unfair I was cut, and may be there are plenty of other kickers

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whose jobs I could take. He better be out there kicking and somebody

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might call him, they will try anyone now. More kicks most than any other

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week in the NFL. Let us move on to the Giants, we are talking about the

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five-game winning streak, you have looked at their squads were you just

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get on a roll at the right time, do you sense that with the Giants at

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the moment? Not at this particular moment. In

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2007, to get into the playoffs we had to go into the Buffalo Bills

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Stadium, it was cold and raining and we beat them to get into the

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playoffs. There is something knowing everything is on the line, going in

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there and getting it done. It gives you confidence. 2011, we had a

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battle between us and the Dallas Cowboys. Whoever won that game would

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go into the playoffs. We took the momentum all the way through. When

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they win a game they absolutely have to win, that is what will bring them

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together. Jason? I agree, the teams that coast into the playoffs and

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know they are going to make it, they can get a bit relaxed. When you are

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on the edge, something happens and you have the magic. A five-game

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winning streak, the first one since 2010, when you look at it, they have

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a new head coach, a rookie head coach, but they have the experience

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of Eli Manning. One go into this stretch, this competitive division,

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how crucial is that experience of Eli Manning, having been there and

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done it before? Absolutely crucial. He is the only quarterback in that

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division that has this experience. That is why our back the Giants

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because of Eli Manning and some of the other players who have been in

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crucial situations and have come through. I would do it because of

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coach spikes. He has done before coming in is how play football needs

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to be conducted on how he needs to make it good for his players. We

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cannot lay you talk about the Giants of the way into the end of the show.

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If we take a look at the winning streaks, we have mentioned the

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Giants are on this five-game winning streak, Dallas are the ones who

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obviously lead the way there, with nine. Miami as well with five. We

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saw them win against the Rams. But the AFC West is the competitive

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division. Miami will be looking at that division in the hope of beating

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one of those sites to a playoff position? What I like about Miami,

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they are built on the offense. They can protect the quarterback, control

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the clock. In the AFC West, all those teams have to play each other

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so they will be knocking wins and losses from each other. If the Miami

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Dolphins carry on with this winning streak, they have a chance of a

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playoff spot. Let's look at your index, it is not sign this -- it is

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not scientific. These are the most favoured teams last week. See how

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much they have changed it this week. They haven't really changed it that

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much. A couple of positional moves for Jason. Osi has with the same

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five. You have moved those ahead of the Broncos? It is about those teams

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who can squeeze it out. It takes a lot. That is what my wife likes to

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say. I like to stay right here. You know what I mean? I met your wifey a

:47:08.:47:17.

couple of weeks ago and I apologise to her about something Osi and

:47:18.:47:22.

myself said. Back to the football Axel I have you stuck with Atlanta

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and not put Oakland in your top five? I like the Oakland Raiders,

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but I don't think they are a better team than the Atlanta Falcons.

:47:33.:47:36.

They're Atlanta Falcons would beat the Oakland Raiders, that is why I

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have them in there. Do you think New England and Seattle if they both

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finish as the number one seeds, that will be the Super Bowl, as long as

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they both finish number one and get the home advantage? I would bet on

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that right now. Right now. Obviously New England is New England, but I

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like what Seattle is doing now and as long as they stay healthy. They

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have a couple of injuries on defense at the moment that are scaring me.

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Seattle is the number one seed, nobody is coming out there

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victorious beside the Seattle Seahawks.

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One last reminder the Thanksgiving special NFL Show this Saturday -

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That's week 11 wrapped up, we're off to prepare

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for Thanksgiving and three blockbuster games...

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The new generation who are going to unveil the plaque to Bill Richmond.

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