Posts Tagged: NFL Playoffs

OWR 2016 NFL AFC Championship Game Free Picks

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New England at Denver -3 Ironic how the year of the 50th Super Bowl we also get Brady vs. Manning part 50…wait, it only feels that old…Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are in different places these days, Brady is still elite while Manning is relying on his veteran savvy. Defensively, Denver has a slight edge,… Read more »

OWR 2016 NFL NFC Championship Game Free Picks

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Arizona at Carolina -3 Modern times have shown home field in the playoffs is only a slight advantage, but having this game in Carolina is a really big deal. With support at home Arizona looked off their game, how will they perform at Carolina? Keys to the matchup: Carolina playing at home is a huge… Read more »

2016 NFL Divisional Playoff Weekend Recap

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Past years we have seen Wildcard weekend games play close while the divisional round games are won by a wider margin. Not this year, all games finished within a touchdown with three games decided in the final minute. Here’s what we learned… New England 27 Kansas City 20 The Patriots covered, barely. After dominating most… Read more »

2016 NFL First Round Playoff Recap and Thoughts

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Well, that was fun for four teams. Wildcard weekend is in the books with Kansas City, Pittsburgh, Seattle and Green Bay coming out on top while Houston, Cincinnati, Minnesota and Washington are now eliminated. Some thoughts on the winners, losers and big-time losers-looking at you Cincinnati… AFC: Kansas City is a real threat, at least… Read more »

2016 NFL AFC Wildcard Weekend Playoff Preview

HOUSTON - OCTOBER 09:  Houston Texans cheerleaders perform during a football game  between the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on October 9, 2011 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Saturday, January 9th, 4:35 p.m. ET No. 5 Kansas City (11-5) at No. 4 Houston (9-7), Reliant Stadium (ESPN/ABC) I guess this one is first because on the surface it’s the least sexy of the 4, but I believe it could be one of the better match ups. Expect a low scoring affair with the… Read more »