Nfl playoffs

The Season
Broncos In Trouble Without Chris Harris?
Broncos In Trouble Without Chris Harris?
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By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
Just How It Should Be
Just How It Should Be
They say the NFL is an unpredictable league, but you didn't have to go too far out on a limb in August to see the 49ers and Seahawks, and Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, left alone at the top playing for a Super Bowl. That's OK, though—unpredictability is overrated when you have two games this great
By Peter King
Weekend Notes
The Panther Whisperer
The Panther Whisperer
You probably don't know his name, and that's OK with him. Dave Gettleman is perfectly content to keep his head buried in film, all in the name of building a winner in Carolina. He's one-for-one so far
By Greg A. Bedard
Game Plan
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
The Season
Who’s Got the Best Chance of a Road Upset?
Who's Got the Best Chance of a Road Upset?
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By Peter King
West Coast State of Mind
Clear Eyes. Full Heart. Can’t Lose?
Clear Eyes. Full Heart. Can't Lose?
Philip Rivers has led other Chargers teams, with arguably more talent and greater expectations, and come up short. So why believe in him (and them) this year? Because something has changed in the way the 10-year veteran thinks and acts
By Jim Trotter
My Best Shot
Frozen In Time
Frozen In Time
Photographer Simon Bruty braved the conditions at Lambeau for 49ers-Packers to capture another postseason classic on the frozen tundra
By Emily Kaplan
Open Field
Delicate Footwork
Delicate Footwork
Colin Kaepernick’s electrifying legs have carried the 49ers into the divisional round, but can he avoid critical missteps against the Panthers’ formidable D?
By Robert Klemko
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
Weekend Notes
The Elite Will Rise
The Elite Will Rise
The playoffs seem like the height of unpredictability, but there's a pretty simple formula to figuring out who'll win this weekend—just look at the 'purple-chip' players
By Greg A. Bedard