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He's going to fire towards the end zone... Looking downfield... How did

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he do that? Are unstoppable! Hello, merry Christmas

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and welcome to NFL This Week. There's only one way

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we are starting the show tonight! 12 months had passed,

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losing became a way of life, but following encouragement

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from this show we are pleased to say Cleveland have only gone

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and finally done it! Running back Isaiah Crowell's

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touchdowns in the 1st and 2nd quarters cheered Browns' hearts,

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warmed further still when Josh Lambo's last-gasp missed

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field goal gift-wrapped a 20-17 win for Ohio's finest, delighting

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the players, This week our Super Bowl winner

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Osi Umenyiora went to Nigeria And he couldn't let this special

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moment pass. Congratulations Cleveland. You won the game, but

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unfortunately I had to leave the country for this to happen so I am

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going to take full credit. My brother in Nigeria has decided to

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paint his house orange in honour of your victory. That's how much your

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victory means to us. Have a good day and enjoy this special victory. As

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Osi still in Nigeria. That was classic! He is a very

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interesting man. Here is a quick breakdown on how everything works.

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The NFL is split into two conferences - the AFC and the NFC.

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Each conference has 4 divisions - North, South, East and West.

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To get to the playoffs you need to win your division,

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or gain a wildcard spot by having one of the next two best records.

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The division winners are then seeded

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depending on their regular season record.

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Following the completion of week 15

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this is how the playoff picture looked...

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Oakland had gone 14 years on a playoff drought

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but following week 15 they were confirmed

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Miami were in the wildcard spot divisional rivals Baltimore.

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ahead of their week 16 game against Buffalo.

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In the NFC Dallas looking comfortable as the number 1 seed.

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Seattle and Atlanta fighting it out or the number 2 seed.

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Green Bay had moved into contention with Tampa Bay back in the hunt.

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London-bound in 2017, the Miami Dolphins have

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the 2016 regular season to contend with first.

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Our first game takes us to Buffalo where the Dolphins

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Victory for the Dolphins and the eight-year absence from the playoffs

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could be over. Jay Ajayi was just 15 back then. Now he has a chance to

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rush the Dolphins into the postseason. Unleash the beast! But

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it will not be easy. High up in New York state. Following to the

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sideline, and Brown is marked down at the 15-yard line. Nice grab by

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Kenny Stills. Stumbling, Ajayi fights off an attack. That play

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started off as ugly as it possibly could and Ajayi made it work. On the

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following possession from the Bills, Dan Carter Mr 46 yard field goal to

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keep the score at 7-0, heading into the second quarter. Drake with the

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handoff. Goes the other way. Lots of running room that direction. Down

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sideline. For the touchdown! Why would we go with the past when the

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running game is working so well? This play is intended to go to the

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left and Drake recognise there's nowhere to go. McKinney slows down

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the field and allows him to get into the end zone.

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They were going for it, do the end zone and it's a touchdown! I thought

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he had overthrown Watkins. I know exactly what you are thinking, as

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that ball left your hands, Watkins was not in the clear. To the end

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zone, intercepted in the end zone by Cory White. That's a decision that

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Matt Moore can't make, understanding that you're in field goal range, you

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can go into the half and get points. That is a 1st down, and Matt Moore,

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for DeVante Parker, down the sideline for the touchdown. Moore is

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staring down to his left then he picks up Parker who is on a drag

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route from right-to-left, and what happens again, the Bills with a

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missed tackle allows Parker to get free and any strides out on the

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sidelines. We were having a conversation about LeSean McCoy. He

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is in that comparison category. You can see it. You can see he said

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listen, he ends up running all the way outside to the left. So, you

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have to be disciplined. McCoy to the ten, to the five, touchdown! What

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great acceleration and that would have been a little bit like Barry

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Sanders, that we were just talking about. To the end zone, touchdown,

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Kenny Stills with the reception. On the next Dolphins' drive Franks

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missed a 46 yard field goal to keep it once cool game. Carpenter made a

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28 yard play on the next Bills possession. The Bills and forced a

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stop and got the ball back late in the fourth. Two minutes to play.

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McCoy. Taylor. Throwing, wide-open inside the 20, the 15, the ten, and

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there's Robert Woods. 1st goal. End zone, and it is caught by Clay.

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Macro Greek -- Clay comes up with the line backers dropping underneath

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and he is able to find that link. Third touchdown pass of the day for

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Tyrod Taylor. There is Kenny Stills, across midfield into the 44 of the

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Buffalo Bills. More, to the sideline and it is caught. Damien Williams

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fighting for yardage when he could have stepped out of bounds. Huge

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mistake, not getting out of bounds and now they are yelling for the

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field goal unit to come out. They have got plenty of time, they are

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going to kick the field goal. Slow down and take a breath. This is a 55

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yard attempt. On its way. And good! Acharya long ties the game. -- a

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career long. This is what it looked like when a kick happen. Rex was

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calling a time-out, and that is in sync with the play, from that view.

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They need to win here, to keep their hopes alive. Running into the

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midfield. And out of bounds at about the 30-yard line. It was about this

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distance earlier in the game and the same spot on the field when

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Carpenter was kicking it and the wind pushed it right, not pitting

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the field goal for the Bulls. On its way, and... Pushed it right. Try to

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leave it over. Carpenter would have liked nothing better against his

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former team. More, and the Dolphins from around 15. Ajayi breaking

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through less side. 40, 50, can they catch? They finally bring him down.

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That is a 56 yard run by Jay Ajayi. And it is good. The Miami Dolphins

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with their tenth win of the season. I take my hat off to our guys, down

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14, we kept battling back. Miami is a good football team. They deserve

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the game. And they won it. The guys, all the backs, really, all of them,

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played huge is today. We just kept chipping away in the running game.

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It was tough. It was a tough one. We just kind of kept chipping away. And

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Ajayi stayed strong and kept going and busted out that big one in a

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crucial situation. That put Miami on the brink of play

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football for the first time since 2008.

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Here's the rest of the AFC action from week 16.

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What they had to do was look West, as they had AFC home-field advantage

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but Oakland stone to a 26 point five quarters lead, with a couple of

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DeAndre Washington 22 yard runs, then the unthinkable happened. At

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the top of the fourth quarter, Derek Carr fracturing his right fibula

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under pressure from Trent call. We will talk more about this. He faces

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surgery today. And the Raiders looking to back up Matt McGloin to

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take them into the playoffs. However they were beaten 33-25. Tennessee

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needed a win to force a showdown with Huston for the AFC South. They

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went down 38-17 to a rampant Jacksonville. They also lost their

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quarterback to a broken leg, Marcus Mariota facing surgery. A 22 yard

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touchdown pass caught by the quarterback. Best game of the season

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for him. I cannot believe I used the phrase razzle-dazzle on television.

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That defeat for the Titans meant that Huston could wrap up the AFC

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South with a home win over the Bengals. Brandon LaFell scored this

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86 yard touchdown pass from Andy Dalton. Huston wrapped up the

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division title when Alfred blue ran in from 24 yards. That was the

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winning score. And they claimed a narrow 12-10 victory. Sunday night

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football featured the big AFC West showdown as Denver travel to Kansas

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City. Both desperate for the win. The Chiefs ran riot. Scoring this 80

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yard pass from Alex Smith as the defending Super Bowl champions

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surrendered meekly. Big cheers in Miami as a defeat for Denver

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qualified the Dolphins for a wild card. Then there was this from the

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heaviest man in NFL history to throw up touchdown pass. It was a two

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yard, to Demetrios Harris. And the tremors were felt all along the West

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Coast! We will show that again in just a moment. Let's start with

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Derek Carr. And what that could do to the Raiders, going into the

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playoffs, losing your quarterback with a broken leg. This completely

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changes the dynamic going into the playoffs. Obviously they have

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confidence in their team but when you look at Derek Carr, he reminds

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me of a young Brett ball. The players love him, the fans love him,

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he plays the game of football like he's in the backyard playing catch

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with a bunch of friends. He is high-fiving guys, he is chest

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bumping defensive guys when they make plays. He's one of those

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leaders, one of those guys that you want to see excelling. For this to

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happen, it is unfortunate but it is the nature of the game. He's a

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leader who is comfortable in himself who has the aura to go, guys, I got

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this, don't worry about that, or to go, sorry, I am stuffed. He can't

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just be one of the guys. A lot of the times when specifically the

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media get into it, as a quarterback, the quarterback still is a part of

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the team. They still are not any greater than the next man. And so,

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when you look at a guy like Derek Carr, who has such great influence

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on our young team, because they are so young, it is great to see the

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dynamic that he has with his counterparts.

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Osi loves Jay Ajayi and he led Miami. He has had a bit of a dip

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recently but he ran over 200 yards in this game, do they need more than

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just him if they are going to go deep into the playoffs? Yes. When

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that happens and teams go to stop the run, they are going to have to

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attack them vertically down the field. They will need good

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consistent play by the quarterback. He needed this game going into the

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playoffs. To have three 200 yard games in the season, impressive. I

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don't care what kind of a dip he had, when he jumped back up, he

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jumped back up big. This is in one of the biggest games of their season

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and in their franchise history right now, obviously they have been in a

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big dip as an organisation, it was huge for them to make the playoffs.

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I understand what this means for the organisation. Let's see what this

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means for Dontari Poe. Last season, the heaviest person to run in a

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touchdown since the Fridge. Now the heaviest person to throw a touchdown

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pass. He totally sold the run! He had his head down, he drops the

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dime, like in basketball, look how sweet that is. There is huge

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pressure on Harris to catch that. If Alex Smith had thrown it, that would

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have ruined it. When you watch him catching the ball, he is looking at

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the referee, like, am I in? The last thing you want to do is not to have

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both feet down or drop that ball, Dontari Poe would probably have sat

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on him. Denver will log that for the next time they play Kansas. They

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don't like each other and now you are putting fuel on the fire.

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Buffalo dispensed with the services of their head coach. Not a massive

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surprise. They have not been as successful as they would have hoped.

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Statistically, with Rex coming in, since he took over in that position,

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they have not had a great statistical numbers favouring him.

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They almost were better defensively for sure without Rex being there.

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They are not really losing much. That was one of my favourite line of

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the series! It's fair to say there's no love

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lost between the Baltimore Ravens Fighting it out for the AFC North

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title it's come down to this game. A Pittsburgh win sees them secure

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the divisional title For Baltimore, following Miami's

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win, a loss would elimintate them One of those old rivalries, it never

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seems to slacken. Not even on Christmas Day. With an extra pinch

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of space and the playoffs are beyond the Ravens, hopes are gone. A win

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for the Steelers and they are guaranteed safe passage to the

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postseason. Just in case this rivalry needed a little spicing up,

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it doesn't... Opening drive, Pittsburgh's

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touchdown. He will be running up the same to the left side. Into the free

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safety. He tries to deliver the blow. They are not afraid any more.

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They go up and get it and hang on until the touchdown. Justin Tucker

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nailed a 42 yard field goal to put the visitors on the board. In the

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second quarter, he attempted one from 44 yards but it was fumbled by

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Sam Cooke and the Ravens went scoreless on the possession. There

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was redemption and later, Tucker on target from 38 yards to make it a

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1-point game going into half-time. Ravens... This path looks like it

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was intercepted. He gets up and runs to the 20-yard line. They will take

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a tight look at it because it was a turnover. It is the third turnover

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of the year for him. He sees it, a little off target throw. Does he get

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both hands underneath? I think he does. Pittsburgh are pressing.

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Steven Smith for the touchdown! He got the look he was looking for. No

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medal safety. Fifth touchdown of the season. Steve Smith six. The Ravens

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converted a 2-point play after the touchdown but the Steelers struck

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back on the next drive with the 36 yard Chris Boswell field goal.

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Baltimore responded when they got the ball back, Tucker on song from

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46 yards to extend their lead to seven points. Rogers in motion. It

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is intercepted. It is CJ Mosley buzzing underneath. Mosley at the 20

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and brought down at the 11-yard line. He threw two interceptions.

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Deep in his own territory. 22 yards. CJ Mosley, a lot of things going on.

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He gets back into his own and right underneath the ball.

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Studio-macro: Baltimore stalled in the red zone once again. Tucker

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took a ten point lead into the final quarter.

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Here is a deep shock to the opposite side. Marcus errors. Incomplete.

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Rupee on rookie and Young will be called for the penalty.

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Almost miscommunication. Bell turns on the speed. He rings up six for

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the Steelers. Brandon Williams. He cannot get Bell down. That is the

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speed and vision. 3rd 10. This one is caught. That takes guts. He just

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took a shot, hangs on and gets it to the 35. If Baltimore believe they

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will end up in the end zone, they can try to score. I am surprised

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that they have got them spread out. In, has the 1st down still going. He

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stays on his feet and scorers! Run of the year! The Ravens take the

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lead on the road! How great was he on this drive? Watch this contact,

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he will not be denied. Once he saw the end zone and comes off the

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collision with Mitchell, he will uses the hand to help himself get

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into the end zone. There, he kept his knees from the ground, something

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about seeing that goal line, you try to stay up at all costs. He has been

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so good. Picking and catching the ball out of the backfield. The run

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was exceptional. The pressure has not got there from the safety spot.

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The throw is complete. The 47-yard line. 57 seconds left. 2nd 1.

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Ravens pressure. Eli Rogers at the 20-yard line. Both Marsh --

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motioning to clock it. One remaining. The clock stopped with 41

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seconds remaining in regulation. Baltimore have brought a lot of

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pressure on this drive. They want to stop this 3rd down play. Do you sit

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back and zone or concede but keep them out of the end zone. They will

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have to declare. 32 seconds left, third and fourth.

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He is back, throws underneath, caught by James, kill the clock. The

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ball was fumbled on the exchange. They will kill it with 14 seconds

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remaining. The problem here is that the ball has to get out, get it into

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the end zone. Second end goal. He caught it. Breaks the plane.

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Touchdown, Pittsburgh's. That might win them the division. If he does

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not reach with the ball, the clock by run out. The reach with the

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football at the end of the run it gets across the goal-line. The clock

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is running with nine seconds left. Mosley looked straight. Three Ravens

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there are trying to do exactly what Doug was saying. He reaches forward,

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breaks the play with the ball, but the touchdown is confirmed and it is

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30-27. Tremendous play by Antonio Brown. Backlot could run out before

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they get the ball spiked. The final play of the game. They are going to

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work under Napier and that is deflected and intercepted and the

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Pittsburgh Steelers have won the AFC North title. 31-27 and the Ravens

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have been eliminated from playoff consideration. I think today showed

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resolve. I showed some fight and did not quit. When you throw that second

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pic and you are in the red zone and they are in there already, you never

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saw them get down, you never saw them complain about the offense. We

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always stick together, the same thing when they scored late. We do

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not point fingers, it is a team win. So the divisional winners are all

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confirmed except in the West. Houston were winners in the AFC

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South. Houston are winners in the AFC South

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and surely everyones prefered matchup in the playoffs.

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Our six teams are confirmed in the playoffs, but for Kansas

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and Oakland they also head into wk 17 fighting it out for the second

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seed and avoidance of What a game to decide the AFC North.

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Absolutely. You saw Ben in his Christmas sweater. Santa Claus

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delivered to one of his favourite elves. When you think about football

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games and division rivalries and match ups, Pittsburgh's and

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Baltimore or at the top of the list, because of games that they put on

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like that. Even though he did not have long for his final drive down

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the field, he always seemed in control, did Roethlisberger. That is

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the magic of him and that team. That is why they are dangerous. You

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cannot give him time on the clock with the ball in his hand. He can

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rip the defense apart. Look at the Antonio Brown touchdown. The

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strength in managing to get his arm over. If he had not, the clock would

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run out. The commentator said, the clock would run out. When I watched

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this, it is almost as though, he pulled him back up, even trying to

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tackle him. It is for him to even extent, but the strength and the

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wherewithal to even understand, if I can reach just a couple more inches,

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this may be over and he did it and that is what makes them special.

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Talking about his mentality, if you look at these statistics, one catch

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for its seven yards in the first, the ball was not going to him in the

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first half and when you are a wide receiver and not getting the ball,

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how does that affect you? It definitely it is a challenge to keep

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your head in the game and as much as everyone around you is like it is

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going to come, it is going to come, you do not really know that. You

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want to see a ball hit your gloves and when you do not have that

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opportunity to see the ball is coming as consistently as Antonio

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Brown has had in his entire career, it becomes one of those deals were

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it is like, come on, I want to catch a ball now! Absolutely. You don't

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want to get too low because when the opportunity comes, you want to make

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the best of it. Defensively, you will know, eventually the ball will

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go to him. You are doing your game and you cannot worry about if he is

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getting the ball, because when it happens, you have to be ready to

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defend it. Thank you. A quick reminder that you can

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get another dose of NFL We'll take a further look

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at the match-up between Detroit and Dallas and we'll also preview

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the final round of If you miss the show on Friday

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evening it's repeated on Saturday morning,

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or you can catch it on the iPlayer. We will start with Washington magic

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cargo were Kirk Cousins was supreme. One touchdown to Chris Thompson then

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he ran for two others self. As the Redskins kept their wild card hopes

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alive. Greg now has a big smile on his face. In the NFC North, Green

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Bay police the Vikings with Darren Rogers throwing for 347 yards. At

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14, that is not the team you want to see get hot. Split loyalties here,

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because you were a form of Viking as well. You just gloss over that.

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Moving on... And that worked perfectly. Detroit taking on Dallas.

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Dallas having the NFC home-field advantage. Great game, 21 all at

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half-time, the Cowboys running 21 unanswered second-half point,

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running out 42-21, and Des Browne even through a touchdown pass. What

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Poe can do, he can do. Ten different receivers in this next game for two

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touchdowns. They have come on strong this year. We will talk more about

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their offensive weapons. They have Coleman running this in, first time

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since 2003 both Supermac -- Super Bowl teams failed to make the

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playoffs the next season. Then the Falcons had to cheer the Saints on

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as a New Orleans victory would hand them the NFC South, with New Orleans

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running out 24 winners. Two scores, and 299 yards from Drew Brees.

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Atlanta's first divisional title since 2012. We will talk more about

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those results in a while. Playoff football has been secure

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for sometime in Seattle, however their season

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is far from done. Atlanta's win over Carolina has put

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huge pressure on Seattle's hope of securing the number 2 seed

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and the first round bye. A win urgently required at home

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to the Arizona Cardinals. Early qualification seems to have

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unsettled the Seattle Seahawks. Life has been a little bruising for

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Russell Wilson. Heavily defeat the Packers up in Green Bay hurt

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everyone. The comforts of home now, but lose here, and the bonus of a

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first round bye in the playoffs will vanish.

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Third and 23 after the penalties. Fumble, and the ball is on the

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ground. Arizona have recovered it. Huge turnover for the Cardinals.

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Johnson, and he is in, touchdown Arizona. David Johnson scores his

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31st career touchdown in his 31st gameplay. What a year he's had. Late

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in the first quarter, Seattle guest Steven Hauschka had field goal

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attempt to block, maintaining the 7-0 lead for the Cardinals. Believe

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me, there will be a point when they say, we are going after these guys

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downfield. Firing the, and he has done it, JJ Nelson! -- firing beat.

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-- McLoone. He said, they have got to take it downfield. We have set

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them up with the run, run, run, watch the safety hanging in the

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middle. The deepest that guy ones is four, two, eight, and JJ Nelson just

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outlines them. And it's complete, it is Doug Baldwin. Rocking up to the

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end zone, touchdown! And he is hurt. Tyler Lockett was carried from the

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field and was later found to have a broken leg. To make matters worse

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after review his touchdown was pulled back, being taken down at the

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1-yard line. On fourth and all, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson

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was sacked, for turning the ball over. Arizona promptly gave the ball

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back from David Johnson when he fumbled for the fifth time this

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season. KJ Wright, on the recovery. The Seahawks again failed to gain

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ground and had to settle for a 27 yard field goal from Steven Hauschka

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to cut the Arizona lead to 14-3 at half-time. Wilson throwing a fade in

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the corner. It's a touchdown from Jermaine Kearse. Let's see if he

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holds it through the process of going to the ground. He does. That's

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a touchdown, folks. Johnson. Seattle has done a good job, and going

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through Larry Fitzgerald. Can you make the catch? He did. Down at the

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one. Nobody catches a better contested ball than Larry

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Fitzgerald. Man, that was something. Catch number one fumble and they

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were needing the lead. 1st goal after the penalty. Johnson gets it,

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Johnson is in. Touchdown. That is a new Cardinals record for rushing

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touchdowns in a year, 15. Wilson sees it, makes the move and Doug

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Baldwin, touchdown! Doug Baldwin, lots of people said he couldn't run.

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That was why he was a free agent. He just ran away from Brandon Williams.

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Seven minutes ago in the game, Arizona up three, and all. Johnson

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is in for the touchdown. Later in the fourth quarter the Cardinals

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extended their lead with a 42 yard field goal from Chandler Catanzaro.

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It has been a tough day for the receivers. They came back but how

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effective is it going to be? Thomas Rawls, lock it looking like he's out

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for the year. Not a good day for the Seattle Seahawks. It is getting a

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lot tougher for them. They need two touchdowns. That is the issue.

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Wilson fires it. And rumbling right in, touchdown! Seems like a winning

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formula, Jack. Pressure. He is in trouble, he gets rid of it,

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incomplete. My goodness. Watch KJ Wright time this thing perfectly. He

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is on to Carson Palmer. Carson Palmer does the only thing he can.

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They need a touchdown. Two minutes to play from Seattle. 2nd 11.

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Five-man wash. And Baldwin, Doug Baldwin inside the 20! And they are

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going to mark him out at the 15s. This is where they pay dividends,

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the former basketball players. Wilson to throw. End zone,

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touchdown! We are tied. Unbelievable! Extra points in this

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matchup. And this for the lead. This has been no gimme, because he has

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missed points. Here we go, to give Seattle the lead. Steven Hauschka.

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Are you serious? You cannot even make it up. Russell Wilson can't

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believe it. 2nd 10, 41 seconds left. Great adjustment by Johnson.

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What an adjustment as he beat Kam Chancellor. This guy can play. He is

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a wide receiver. He's a running back, great body control, great

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receiving instincts. Just a special football player. No time-outs left.

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3rd 10. A quick throw, Fitzgerald has got it, now you have got to get

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up there and get in. It is not a 1st down, you cannot spike it. It is

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fitting. We go to one of the greatest receivers of all time in

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the biggest situation. Nine seconds. To win it, five seconds from 43

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yards. They kick is up and it is good! A stunning win for Arizona!

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Against all the weapons and talent they had, receivers, quarterbacks,

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we were feeding off that energy that the defense was playing with. We

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didn't play great and the first half. We had a great second half and

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showed resilience of a football team and what we are capable of. And so

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the fight is there, and that is what you want Tom especially when you

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have got one regular-season game left on the road. Against the 49ers.

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NFC rivals, and that will be a battle, for sure. You have to figure

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out what we can do better and what we did well and continue to improve

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on that, heading into the playoffs. Three of the four divisions have

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been decided but in the NFC North a rampant Green Bay head to Detroit

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in week 17 to decide that division. The Giants loss on Thursday handed

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Dallas the NFC East but also secured homefield advantage throughout

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the playoffs which we'll look at Atlanta can secure that first

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round bye in week 17 if they beat New Orleans leaving Seattle to fight

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it out in wild card weekend. The Washington Redskins will be

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looking over at that Green Bay-Detroit game

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hoping to take advantage. A Detroit loss and they beat the NY

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Giants then it's the Redskins who go Tampa are mathmatically

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still in contention. Let's start with the Seahawks. Tyler

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Lockett's injury affected them. Definitely. I know it affected them

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because they are at the 1-yard line with his catching mates, he's got

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this significant injury, you'd think that he would want to get in there

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and score, but they couldn't even score. That let you know it was in

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their head. We don't want to see too many replays of it. They have been

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unlucky with injuries this season. They have had offensive line issues,

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they cannot get a running game going because of injuries. Their offense

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has been at a single year. In my opinion that is the biggest loss for

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that team, Thomas. He gave so much that that defense. Obviously they

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are a great defense. With him, without him, they are good defense,

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not a great defense. They have not been playing great, but with Earl

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Alt it is going to be uphill every game for them. If they are going to

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go along way they could be doing with home-field advantage for as

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long as possible. That is what you are hoping for and that says with

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the Earl Thomas issues. They have not been able to do that. That has

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been their weakness. Let's talk about Atlanta. I get lots of tweets

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from Falcons fan saying, why do you ignore us on the show? To be fair,

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that is not your fault because it's the first week that you have been

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on. Let's expand on it. Ten different receivers in their win

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over Carolina. If you're in that quarter, how do you feel? Honestly,

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it is good but it is not all good! I say that because, when you have a

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team like that, and I have been on a couple, where you have a plethora of

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guys, they all have to be unselfish, or it doesn't work, and Atlanta,

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everyone sees Julio Jones in the banner, but they have so many

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different weapons and so many different ways they can beat you,

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with the two headed monster at running back, both of them can catch

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either backfield. It benefits you, but, as one of those guys, you are,

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like, any of them, you know any given Sunday may not be yours!

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Should refocus on them all, do you think? Yes, they are an exciting

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offense. I like what they do. There are so many other teams to watch

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that are great that you kind of forget how great they are. Is this a

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now or never season for them or have they still got two or three more

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seasons? Last season we spoke about the Bengals, now or never, this

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season. I think they have got time. We could be talking about them as

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serious contenders. They definitely have time. They are not an old team.

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They have started plugging in pieces, taking pieces out at the

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running back position. You look at their receiving corps, they have

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revamped the entire receiving corps, almost, and their Bettman guy is

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Julio Jones, and he is not an old guy. They have pieces there

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defensively, they have got to sharpen up, -- their veteran guy.

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What I think you guys have overlooked Atlanta, for sure.

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It was all going so well. If you look at the inform teams in the NFL

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at the moment, they are so experienced, New England, Green Bay,

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Pittsburgh's, the top three and then, add latter and Houston, the

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three most experienced quarterbacks, is that a problem for Dallas, that

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three of their biggest rivals are the ones with the most experience. I

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do not think so. I think that team is built on that offensive line. For

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some reason, Dak Prescott is playing like he is the 33-year-old veteran.

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I think they will be OK. If I look at how it could pan out, it could be

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the Packers going to the Cowboys. Do you think Rogers can go to the

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Cowboys and lead Green Bay to a win? It might be a stupid question.

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Without a doubt. Watching Dallas, they are definitely beatable and

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they are beatable at home. They have had so many close games, their

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offense has not looked as sharp. They did look pretty good against

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Detroit, but they have not looked as sharp as they once did early in the

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season and I think teams are going down there, they do not have a fear

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of Dallas, we have to face the Cowboys. I think the fear is if you

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have to face the Green Bay Packers in the playoffs right now, you fear

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that guy under that center. You know what his resume says. I will say

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this. Do it quickly! I'm worried about the defensive backfield for

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the Packers. Brilliant. Don't forget the NFL Show this

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Friday at 12.10am BBC One. If you miss it then it's repeated

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on BBC 2 this Saturday at 7.30am. One more week to go of the regular

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season until we confirm the 12 playoffs contenders

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for Super Bowl 51. You could argue Cleveland

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had their Super Bowl moment this That result made many fans

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in Cleveland, ...and Nigeria, Words not yet said, let's hear it

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for the Cleveland Browns. And more forum that -- for the more

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victorious, the guest list for the postseason is nearly done. The AFC

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is sorted. NFC will go to the last round. Warm glows and sparks to the

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last turn of the wheels, only in the NFL.

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I'm relying on Josh to get this one right. Watch and learn.

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