Originally posted on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 1/11/13
Time for another award-winning, week-ending Cowboys mailbag! This week, I want to take a look at a few items that are front and center (or should be) on the mind of people that follow this organization and the league in general. With the NFL down to its final 8 teams, we are reminded that the most important number in football remains the same in the post-season. Turnovers. Not home-field, not more-experienced QB, not anything else. Simply taking care of the football. Since 1991, the team that finished a 1 in a playoff game is 167-32 (84) for a win percentage in the playoffs that borders on indisputable. For teams who are even better at winning the turnover game, a 2 gets you a 118-10 record (92). Meanwhile, home teams since the start of the 2007 playoffs do have a winning record at 32-22, but a 59 win percentage does leave plenty of wiggle room for discussion on the real advantages that this could bring. Of course, you would rather be the home team, but if, like Seattle, Washi...
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