Found December 31, 2012 on
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The Texans were at the top of the NFL, now they've fallen down and have to play an extra game to get to the Super Bowl. With the Dallas and Redskins game over, the playoff picture is now clear. Here's a look at the Wild Card Match-ups. The AFC teams were locked-up before Sunday but there was a lot of movement left with the seeding. AFC Playoff Picture: #1 Seed - Broncos - With the Texans loss, Peyton Manning took Denver to the Top spot in the AFC. The road to the Super Bowl goes through Mile High. #2 Seed - Patriots - Tom Brady has a first round bye, is anyone surprised. This team has to play defense if they want to go to another Super Bowl. AFC Wild Card Game - #6 Bengals at #3 Texans The Bengals started off slow but turned it on toward the middle part of the season. They have a good passing attack and BGE can run the ball well enough keep defenses honest.. The Texans were the best team in the league a few weeks ago, now they are falling apart. They st...
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This season is easily divided into two chapters, split at the bye week. The first was awful and better left forgotten, marred by ineffectiveness and missed opportunities. Fortunately, the second chapter has featured what would seem to be a completely different. And that is the team that will be making the trip to Houston in a few days.
I’ve learned several things about this team...
I saw a monkey smoking a cigarette and drinking a beer in Cancun, Mexico so not much surprises me with these things. This Monkey riding a dog at the Colts game was just hilarious though. The thing is so small, yet it looks like warrior riding a horse back in the day. Just good stuff. Check out the video below. Chuck Pagano also made his return to the NFL in this game...
The Houston Texans placed linebacker Darryl Sharpton on injured reserve because of a hip injury, the Houston Chronicle reported on Tuesday. Houston takes on the Cincinnati Bengals in the first round of the AFC playoffs on Saturday. Sharpton was injured during Sunday's loss to the Indianapolis Colts. He began the season on the physically-unable-to-perform list because of...
Colts head coach had himself a warm welcome back to the sideline on Sunday, with a confidence-boosting win over the Houston Texans. (Photo: AJ Mast, AP)
In a game full of special moments, including immense support from Colts fans and a special pre-game presentation on the Lucas Oil Stadium jumbo-tron that brought Chuck Pagano to tears, there was plenty of good feeling. However, one...
The Ravens are trailing the Bengals midway through the third quarter. Cincinnati has had excellent field position aided by good punting by Kevin Huber.
Baltimore’s offense has sputtered with Tyrod Taylor running the show, but it means very little.
Josh Brown has kicked the Bengals into a 10-7 lead.
It’s a tied game in Cincinnati. On their latest offensive possession, Baltimore was pushed back to their own end zone. Cincinnati took advantage.
Punter Sam Koch was only able to punt the ball out to the Ravens’ 40-yard line. Andy Dalton hit Marvin Jones for his first-career touchdown reception.
The Bengals and Ravens are tied 7-7 as this game goes to halftime.
The Houston Texans choked. Simple as that. If the Texans do not win the AFC and fall to either New England or Denver on the road, they only have themselves to blame. Two games they had! Two games (in Edward Rooney from Ferris Bueller voice). One against the one dimensional Vikings and the … Continue reading »
Joe Flacco went to the bench after only two series. Andy Dalton left at halftime. With little at stake, the Ravens and Bengals gave their regular-season finale more of a preseason feel.
Carlos Dunlap returned an interception 14 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter Sunday, sending the Cincinnati Bengals to a 23-17 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in a game that didn't...