Posts Tagged By BARRY WILNER

Placekickers who punt, punters who place-kick

A brutal hit while having a punt blocked sidelined San Diego’s Mike Scifres with a broken left collarbone.

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Packers, Steelers, Panthers choices to win their divisions

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) gives the thumbs up to fans as he leaves the field following the team's 20-3 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Mike McCarthy can’t wait for Sunday. Can’t blame him.

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The ins and outs of the playoff races

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch leaps into the end zone for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

With five of the six playoff slots in the NFC and four in the AFC decided, some would think much of the drama of the schedule’s final week has been removed.

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Seahawks, Packers, Cowboys, Steelers in playoffs

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws under pressure from Arizona Cardinals defensive end Frostee Rucker (98) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Now that they’ve qualified for the postseason, there’s no relaxing for the Packers, Lions, and Steelers.

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