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In case you missed it, Dec. 12, 2019

In case you missed it, Dec. 12, 2019

December 12, 2019

NFL trio of brothers take field Sunday For the first time since 1927, three brothers who double as NFL players will take the field on Sunday. Trey, Terrell and Tremaine Edmunds will play against each other. Trey and Terrell represent the Pittsburgh Steelers and will be taking on Tremaine’s Buffa...

One of the buses passes along the Ben Franklin Parkway during the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. (David Maialetti/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

2017-2018 NFL season in review

February 23, 2018

With the Philadelphia Eagles as the 2017-2018 NFL champions, this season is sadly over. Here’s some thoughts on my expectations for this season that I wrote about in “There’s always a tomorrow” compared to the final results: Expectations vs. Results: Houston Texans: I had a lot of faith in the Texan...

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery scores a second quarter touchdown past Minnesota Vikings strong safety Andrew Sendejo during the NFC Championship game on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. (Yong Kim/Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS)

NFL conference championship

January 24, 2018

The NFL Conference Championship was exciting on one hand and pretty awful on the other. Here’s a recap of what happened: Vikings vs. Eagles: The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Minnesota Vikings with a score of 38-7. Coming into this game, the odds were in favor of the Vikings to win this game. However, th...

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles completes a pass against the Atlanta Falcons in a NFC Divisional Game on January 13, 2018, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)

NFL divisional round

January 19, 2018

The Divisional Round of the playoffs was a round that favored the underdogs. Here’s a recap of the mayhem that occured: Saints vs. Vikings: The Minnesota Vikings defeated the New Orleans Saints 29-24 in a heartbreaking fashion. Minnesota had a 96.1 percent chance of winning at the half due to...

Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon tries to avoid New Orleans Saints cornerback Ken Crawley (20) during the NFC divisional playoff game on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. (Brian Peterson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)

NFL wildcard round

January 12, 2018

The NFL Wild Card Round was full of triumph and heartbreak which basically means that it lived up to the immense hype. Some teams lived to see another day while others will spend the rest of January on their couches. Here’s a recap of the each game that took place this past weekend: Titans vs. Chi...

San Francisco 49ers' Kyle Juszczyk (44) runs after a pass against Jacksonville Jaguars' Paul Posluszny (51) in the second quarter of their NFL game at Levi's Stadium Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017 in Santa Clara, Calif. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group/TNS)

All things must come to an end

January 5, 2018

With it being the last week of the regular season in the NFL, week 17, there aren’t too many big things going on. The playoffs are pretty much set and teams who aren’t in the running for a playoff spot don’t really have much to fight for except their dignity. With that being said, here’s a rec...

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Brice Butler (19) catches a 20-yard pass during the fourth quarter and scores the only points in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. The Cowboys won, 6-0. (Max Faulkner/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

Are you in or are you out

December 27, 2017

With the playoffs inching closer each week, the hope for a spot in the playoffs is becoming non-existent for some, while for others it’s becoming a very real possibility. Here’s a recap of week 16 in the NFL: Dallas’ playoff hopes are no more: The Dallas Cowboys were defeated by the Seattle Sea...

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) passes under pressure from Dallas Cowboys defensive end Demarcus Lawrence (90) on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

A game of inches

December 20, 2017

This week in the NFL was a roller coaster of emotions due to all of the crazy outcomes. Here’s what you need to know: Rock beats scissors, scissors beats paper, paper beats the Raiders: The Dallas Cowboys faced off against the Oakland Raiders in a thriller on Sunday night. However, despite t...

Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake (32) runs towards the goal line as New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty (32) gives chase in the second quarter as the Miami Dolphins host the New England Patriots at Hard Rock Stadium Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald/TNS)

Every week is a new week

December 12, 2017

Some interesting stuff went down this past week in the NFL. Here’s some key takeaways: No Team Is Invincible: Some of the top teams in the league took a big, fat L this week which only goes to show that no one in the NFL is safe. One of these matchups, and the most surprising in my eyes, is...

Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa sacks and forces a fumble on Cleveland Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer as Denzel Perryman recovers the ball in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times)

Highs and lows

December 7, 2017

In week 13 of the NFL there were some good matchups between some good teams. However, on the other hand, there is still a team that is winless and looking to snatch the number one pick in this upcoming draft once again. Here’s what you need to know: Battle of the Birds: The Seattle Seahawks def...

Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Malcolm Jenkins (27) intercepts a pass in the end zone as tight end Jason Witten (82) comes in to make the stop on November 19, 2017, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Max Faulkner/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS)

The struggle within

November 23, 2017

Week 11 in the NFL was full of blowouts and heart-breakers. Here’s a recap of what went down. Dallas’ struggles continue: The Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles faced off Sunday night in a division rivalry. However, the Eagles soared past the competition without any struggle by defea...

Miami Dolphins' Jay Ajayi (23) runs the ball in the fourth quarter as Atlanta Falcons' Brook Reed (50) reaches to tackle him on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga. The Dolphins have traded Ajayi to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fourth-round draft pick. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS)

New faces in new places

November 9, 2017

While huge trades don’t happen in the NFL nearly as much as in other sports, there is one point during each season where big things can, and do, happen; the NFL trade deadline. With the NFL trade deadline coming up, one could only expect some pretty interesting transactions to occur. However, some moves h...

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