The prediction here is similar to the Patriots: Pittsburgh has a 75-percent win probability against the Jags, who are in the playoffs for the first time in 10 years. What do we think? When it comes time for the playoffs, Bill Belichick is quite possibly the most risky man in the NFL.
Last weekend's four games were uninspiring, for the most part. None jump out as some kind of tradition-rich series. However, I have the Patriots winning this game 27-20. It allowed a league-low average of 169.9 passing yards per game and held opposing quarterbacks to a league-low 40.1 Total QBR.
Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan enters Saturday's game with a passer rating of at least 100 in five consecutive postseason games, tied for the second-longest streak in National Football League history.
All season, Sky Sports News' NFL reporter Richard Graves has given his weekly game predictions, going head-to-head against star names from the sporting arena to see who knows their gridiron more.
2002: In the NFC semifinals, the Eagles beat Atlanta 20-6 at old Veterans Stadium. It likely would've sealed the game.
2004: In the NFC Championship Game at Philly's new Lincoln Financial Field, the Eagles pulled away with an efficient game from McNabb and strong running from Brian Westbrook. The Steelers have the third-ranked offense, according to ESPN, this season led by veteran Ben Rothlisberger.
Kamara punched it in from two yards out in the fourth quarter last week, but was also lined up in the backfield when fullback Zach Line vultured a 1-yard score in the second quarter.
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The case for chalk: The Patriots' coach-quarterback combination and opponent-specific game plans are the best ever, especially in big moments. That was Jacksonville's last playoff win.
It's easy to poke fun at Vikings fans, who cling to a brand of collective fatalism generally reserved for small countries that sit between much bigger ones, but at least they care. Those were the Luv Ya Blue Oilers of Bum Phillips. How this spread is staying below two touchdowns is beyond me, but I'm glad it is. This was Chuck Fairbanks' final game as coach of the Patriots.
Graves' 11-5-1 mark on the season certainly would have been good enough to earn a playoff spot - so he is back, as are some of his fiercest competitors from the year, to take on the Super Bowl Challenge. Quarterback Tom Brady finished the regular-season as the third-most valuable quarterback per ESPN's Total Quarterback Rating and was instrumental in the team scoring a league-leading 2.6 points per drive, almost a point per drive more than the league average (1.8), and the 12th best scoring efficiency since 2002, the year the league expanded to 32 teams. On the ensuing possession, Steve McNair drove the Titans into Patriot territory, but a holding penalty put Tennessee in a hole, and McNair's 4-and-12 pass fell incomplete with 1:45 left. AccuScore has made its 2017 National Football League playoff picks by simulating each divisional-round game 10,000 times to predict the probabilities of reaching the next round on the road to Super Bowl 52. They hosted Minnesota - and were routed 44-10. They are team that has been through some UGLY games this season.
2001: In the NFC semifinals, Daunte Culpepper threw for 302 yards and three touchdowns, two to Randy Moss and one to Cris Carter, as the Vikings rolled 34-16. The Saints were dealt a 29-19 defeat in their last trip to U.S. Bank Stadium, but that was in Week 1 when the Saints still had Adrian Peterson.
And even if he slips a little against New Orleans, Minnesota's defense will be able to pick up the slack. Minnesota never got the ball back. That being said, now that the Saints have found a run game and some kind of defense, this one could get interesting quickly.
Falcons at Eagles:Atlanta 23-10. Marcus Mariota was a one-man band against Kansas City. I doubt even the Jaguars secondary will have the same result with the Steelers offense. Rested and relatively healthy, Pittsburgh's offense will be tough for Blake Bortles & Co.to match.
If the Vikings beat the Saints this Sunday, it doesn't necessarily provide vindication.
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While we'll take any excuse to replay Dark Souls for the umpteenth time, we're not entirely sure why this remaster exists. In a Japanese retailer listing, it was first leaked that Dark Souls will get a remaster for the PS4.
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Cotton said he's willing to support legal residence for the DACA recipients, with the right to eventually gain US citizenship. His ruling says anyone who had DACA status when the program was rescinded September 5 can renew it.
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Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, brokerage firms have a price target of $2.08 on Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CYTX). The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 34.4% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 16.62 percent.
You won't have to wait very long to play Dark Souls on your Switch, as the game will launch on May 25, 2018 here in the US. Not only that but the multiplayer will support 6 players at once, making it easier than ever to team up and beat up a boss.
Unfortunately, we did not get to see the actual game in action with any real-time gameplay footage during the Nintendo Direct. It's a trilogy that is industry defining, and Japan is getting a suitably stunning box set to celebrate just that.
Comerica Bank decreased its stake in Amphenol Corp Cl A (APH) by 5.59% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Prudential Public Ltd Company, Illinois-based fund reported 25,100 shares. 156,700 are owned by Virginia Retirement Sys Et Al.
A series of wildfires in Northern California became the state's deadliest late past year , killing more than 40 people. Firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, died due to thermal injuries and smoke inhalation, according to the medical examiner.
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The precipitation will turn to snow and sleet between 8 and 11 p.m. and then just to snow after 11 p.m., the weather service says. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh is warning people about possible flooding and severe weather in the next several days.
India calls Jadhav video 'propagandistic exercise'
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Seagal accused of multiple sex assaults
Seagal is a Putin supporter so we're guessing if anything does happen with these allegations he might be hard tor each. The LAPD detective who Seagal and Dadis said they spoke to declined to comment, reported blog site The Wrap .
Senate passes marijuana legalization bill
Vermont is now the first state to legalize marijuana through the legislative process, rather than via a citizen referendum. Vermont very almost legalized it past year .
Evercore ISI Initiates Coverage on Becton Dickinson and (BDX)
The stock's 50-day average volume has been 1,321,566 shares, with an average of 75% of medium term indicators pointing toward Buy. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc increased Becton Dickinson & Co ( BDX ) stake by 1075.28% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.
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Intel launches smallest VR-capable system ever
The Radeon RX Vega graphics processor can operate from 1,063MHz to 1,190MHz and is "unlocked and VR-capable". Intel's performance claim on this one is that it can reach GeForce GTX 1050 performance levels.