Divisional Playoff Round

Gridiron Experts NFL Divisional Round Picks

Last week NFL fans saw all four favorites come through with big playoff wins. The only road team victory was the Seattle Seahawks in the Wild Card round, yet now all four winning teams head on the road to face-off against the 2012’s elite core. Will the bye week teams come out swinging after a much need break, or will the Wild Card winners catch someone sleeping?

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NFL Playoff Preview: Texans at Patriots

Just one brief month ago, the Houston Texans were widely considered the best team in the NFL. Sporting a dazzling 11-1 record and clad with snazzy new letterman jackets to combat the brutal 60 degree New England winter, the Texans were thoroughly humiliated on Monday Night Football, in what was then considered the biggest game in franchise history. How things can change in one month.

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NFL Wild Card Preview: Seahawks at Redskins

Of the four NFL playoff games this weekend, this matchup of two red-hot NFC teams might be the most difficult to predict. On one hand you have a surging Seattle squad that has won five straight contests (including their last two road games) in impressive fashion, outscoring opponents by nearly 27 point per game over that streak.