Each week, various members of the Helmet2Helmet forum community — known as Team Ugly (which includes yours truly) — will analyze, criticize, praise, and mock all of the happenings from the prior week of NFL action in their own unique way.
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Week 13 is now in the books, with an assortment of achievements and ashes to be swept up. Let’s start with the ashes, so we can leave this discussion on a high note.
The Saints hopes of a comeback season resulting in a playoff berth took a stiff uppercut in Atlanta. Chicago’s slim lead over the Packers evaporated at home in an OT loss to the Seahawks. The Vikings left Green Bay worse off than when then arrived. The Bucs created more work for themselves by losing in Denver. The 49ers lost a step in St. Louis. The Dolphins dropped to the edge of extinction with a home loss to the Pats. The Giants missed another opportunity to put the NFCE in...