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Freezing temps forecast for Packers vs. Texans

 Freezing temps forecast for Packers vs. Texans

posted on December 03, 2016 by

Fourteen of the 15 games this weekend will involve teams in the playoff hunt, which should help make for pulsating viewing. Weather-wises the first outing in freezing temps could be played, with a game-time forecast of 32 degrees in Green Bay with flurries when the Packers play host to the Houston Texans.

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Cowboys, Vikings on full rest before Thursday night showdow

Cowboys, Vikings on full rest before Thursday night showdow

posted on December 01, 2016 by

Bob Christ's Thursday NFL Breakdown | During a nine-week stretch from Week 3 through 11, the Thursday night NFL matchup featured at least one losing team. But starting with last week's Turkey Day tripleheader and continuing on to Week 13's game, there have been no lemons. This week it's the Dallas Cowboys facing the Vikings in Minnesota.

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Week 12 sees battle between pair of 7-3 teams as Chiefs face Broncos

 Week 12 sees battle between pair of 7-3 teams as Chiefs face Broncos

posted on November 26, 2016 by

Week 12's intriguing weekend schedule of 13 games features a battle between a pair of 7-3 teams when the Chiefs face the Broncos in Denver on Sunday night. There should be drama even when two losing teams tangle in Chicago, when Tennessee visits with an AFC South title still within reach.

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Week 12 Thanksgiving clashes features all teams coming off victories

Week 12 Thanksgiving clashes features all teams coming off victories

posted on November 23, 2016 by

Bob Christ's Thursday NFL Breakdown | The Week 12 Thursday holiday NFL menu features all six teams entering their Thanksgiving Day clashes coming off victories. That last happened in 2011. But it's the first time since 1993 that there are no turkeys with losing records on the holiday docket.

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Week 10 bye teams are only 1-9 vs. teams on normal rest

 Week 10 bye teams are only 1-9 vs. teams on normal rest

posted on November 19, 2016 by

It used to be teams coming off Week 10 byes had a surefire advantage against team on normal rest that might be getting a little weary late in the season. But over the past three seasons, Week 10 bye teams are only 1-9 vs. teams on normal rest. So, that's a heads-up when considering the Bills, Steelers, Colts and Raiders this week.

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