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Deep Dive
Why Your Playoff Team Didn’t Reach XLVIII: AFC
Why Your Playoff Team Didn’t Reach XLVIII: AFC
Sagging run defense. Woeful QB protection. Unexpected injuries. For the Colts, Chiefs, Bengals, Chargers and Patriots, the reasons they didn't survive and advance ran the gamut and gave them plenty to think about in the offseason
By Andy Benoit
Monday Morning Quarterback
A Perfect Weekend (Except the Bengals)
A Perfect Weekend (Except the Bengals)
Wild-card weekend certainly lived up to its name, with three thrillers being decided by a total of six points. There was an epic comeback, and epic wind chill. Unfortunately, though, Andy Dalton and co. threw in an epic letdown to put a damper on things
By Peter King
The Season
Mark Your Calendars; Week 17 Storylines
Mark Your Calendars; Week 17 Storylines
Your weekly one-page magazine
By Peter King
Inner Game
Week 13: Decisive Moments
Week 13: Decisive Moments
Breaking down tape to analyze and explain the critical plays in an overtime loss for the Bears, a narrow Chiefs' setback to the Broncos and the Jags' clutch win over the Browns
By Greg A. Bedard
Deep Dive
Sunday Slate: Analyzing Week 11 Matchups
Analyzing Week 11
The NFL schedule is highlighted by two massive matchups with playoff implications—one in the AFC and one in the NFC. Who has the advantage in Broncos-Chiefs and 49ers-Saints? Plus, a look at the rest of the weekend lineup
By Andy Benoit
Deep Dive
Peyton vs. Perfection
Peyton vs. Perfection
It's the Game Of The Year so far: the prolific Denver Broncos vs. the stingy Kansas City Chiefs. Can Peyton Manning and company hand K.C. its first loss?
By Andy Benoit
Window Into the Weekend
Previewing Broncos-Chiefs
Week 11 Preview: Broncos-Chiefs
The Colts wrote the blueprint for stopping Peyton Manning and the Broncos, and expect the Chiefs to follow that recipe. But while they may get to Peyton at times, can Kansas City do enough to stop him?
By Peter King
Unplugged
Alex Smith, In the Right Place
Alex Smith, In the Right Place
After eight rocky seasons in San Francisco, the quarterback has found a perfect new home in Kansas City—and Andy Reid has the ideal player to run his offense
By Peter King
One on One With
The Man Who Owns Arrowhead
The Man Who Owns Arrowhead
Alex Smith opens up on the move from San Francisco to Kansas City, the Chiefs' surprising turnaround and what it's like to work with Andy Reid
By Peter King
Business of Football
The Power Of Peyton’s Choice
The Power Of Peyton's Choice
Peyton Manning’s week-long free agency in 2012 produced a seismic reaction around the NFL that still reverberates today. How would the league look if he hadn’t picked Denver? For starters, the quarterback landscape would be rocked
By Andrew Brandt