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Rematch of the Mismatch
Rematch of the Mismatch
After being blown out in the Super Bowl, Denver overhauled two-thirds of its regular lineup and puts it to the test Sunday against the Seahawks. Plus, the Week 3 player to know, a revived AFC rivalry and 10 things to keep an eye on
By Peter King
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The Game Goes On
The Game Goes On
With the Ray Rice incident hanging over Thursday night's Steelers-Ravens matchup, fans arrived at M&T Bank Stadium feeling conflicted ... until the pads started popping. Plus, the best game of Week 2 and nine more things to watch
By Peter King
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Little Things, Big Dividends
Little Things, Big Dividends
Attention to detail was the catalyst in the Seahawks' season-opening, 36-16 dismantling of the Packers. Here's a look at how the defending champs did it, plus what to watch in Week 1 including the matchup no one's talking about
By Peter King
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A Combine Reality Check
A Combine Reality Check
Think you’re seeing all the best prospects in Indy this week? Think again. Plenty of college players who’ll be productive pros—and possibly stars—don’t even get invited. Just ask Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith
By Peter King
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‘A Unique Day And Night’
'A Unique Day And Night'
Peyton Manning knows what's on the line. So does Seattle's defense. Something's gotta give in Super Bowl XLVIII. Peter King makes his pick
By Peter King
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Pot Roast Will Be Served
Pot Roast Will Be Served
His name is Terrance Knighton. If you don't know him yet, you may be very familiar with him a week from Monday. Knighton is going to be a big part—both literally and figuratively—in stopping Marshawn Lynch and making things difficult on the Seahawks offense
By Peter King
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Sunday’s Most Important Unknown
Sunday’s Most Important Unknown
Over the top? Maybe, but there’s no denying umpire Bill Schuster will have his hands full when the Seahawks and 49ers meet for the NFC title game. How will he and the rest of the officiating crew handle the chippiness between enemies?
By Peter King
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Here Comes Trouble
Here Comes Trouble
The Seahawks waited, and waited, and waited. And then they almost gave up. But finally, this weekend, all that waiting will pay off as Percy Harvin takes the field against the Saints. And now that the waiting is over, there's no holding back
By Peter King
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Wild-Card Winners
Wild-Card Winners
Picking the four teams that will prevail on this first weekend of playoff football, and how they will get it done. Plus 10 more things to watch, including the Chris Kluwe fallout and how the coaching carousel and draft are shaping up
By Peter King
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Here Comes Kyle
Here Comes Kyle
For the third straight season, the Dallas Cowboys find themselves in a Week 17 playoff game. The bad news? They are 0-2 so far. The really bad news? Tony Romo is out, and Kyle Orton is starting. Can the backup do the unthinkable?
By Peter King