Found December 20, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
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Some of us sit here waiting for week 16 of the NFL season to get underway with little to no excitement. Many of our favorite teams are not in playoff contention, and most of our fantasy football squads have by now been knocked out as well. If one of those statements, or God forbid both of those statements, ring true for you, I’m here to point out why you should still be tuning into the NFL’s upcoming slate of action just as religiously as you have every week before. Simply put: there are some historic records in real jeopardy of being broken by a handful of the most exciting players in the league. But first, in terms of watchability, it’s important to mention that the playoff races are very tight, so there are a ton of important games throughout the regular season’s final two weeks in that regard. Most interestingly, there is a 3-way tie atop the NFC East between the 8-6 Redskins, Cowboys, and the defending Super Bowl Champion Giants. The AFC North is also tight, as the Ravens sit ...
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