Found December 22, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
The final Monday Night Football game of the season will take place on Saturday when the Falcons head into Detroit with a chance to clinch the top spot in the NFC. Detroit is reeling after six straight losses, which puts them in a far different situation than last year when they were fighting for a playoff spot. Atlanta Falcons The Falcons lost only their second game of the season two weeks ago to the Panthers, but it has not affected their chances at home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. They are currently the top seed in the NFC, and a win would give them home-field advantage throughout the playoffs, along with the top overall seed in the NFC. The loss against the Panthers two weeks ago could have easily slowed down the Falcons, but they responded with a dominant 34-0 win over the Giants last week. It was a rematch from last year’s playoffs, when the Giants won 24-2. Atlanta’s defense held Eli Manning to 161 yards passing and no touchdowns. They forced two interceptions, a...
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