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Tale of the tape

NFL

  1. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: Arizona Cardinals At Seattle Seahawks

    While the Cardinals have had a surprisingly good season and have an impressive 9-5 record, their playoff chances are poor since they close the season with games against the Seahawks and 49ers.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New York Giants At Detroit Lions

    While the Giants and Lions first played in 1934, these two teams rarely get together. This will be their second meeting in Detroit since 1997.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New England Patriots At Baltimore Ravens

    The Patriots may have been struggling to put points on the board in the first half of the season, but they have been a much better offensive team in the second half.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New Orleans Saints At Carolina Panthers

    This is the kind of game that usually brings out the best in Drew Brees. His intelligence, courage and accuracy makes him an ideal quarterback in one of the biggest games of the year.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Dallas Cowboys At Washington Redskins

    The Cowboys were in a position to register an impressive victory over the Green Bay Packers in Week 15, but they gave it away in the second half after dominating in the first 30 minutes.

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    Andre Johnson Vs. Santa Claus – How Does He Match Up To St. Nick?

    Fantasy wunderkind and all-around decent guy Andre Johnson just did something pretty nifty. He purchased over $17,000 worth of toys for children in Child Protective Services.