Not only do NFL fans get three night games to savor during wild-card weekend, but they also can revel in the rivalries.
It was the rally that sparked the Green Bay Packers toward the NFL’s best regular-season record.
The NFL’s marketing department may need to rename “Super Wild Card Weekend.” Beyond the fact that Monday’s playoff game between the Los Angeles Rams and Arizona Cardinals undercut the whole weekend premise, there wasn’t much that was “super” about the opening round of the postseason.
Edge rusher Montez Sweat said he and Chase Young wanted to break the all-time tandem sack record — 39, set by Chris Doleman and Keith Millard of the 1989 Minnesota Vikings. They missed the mark.
This isn’t exactly the type of product placement viewers expect on ESPN.
The Houston Texans on Thursday fired coach David Culley after his first season with the team. Culley is the seventh NFL coach to be fired this season, and with Miami also showing Brian Flores the door earlier this week, that leaves Mike Tomlin as the league’s only Black head coach.