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  1. International Series 2014: Falcons still believe in playoff hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Falcoholic

    Even with a patchwork offensive line, a struggling defense and a 2-5 record, the Falcons are pulling an anti-Jim Mora and talking playoffs. Four short years ago, when the Falcons were coming off a season with the best record in the NFL, when the Saints were just a year away from being the defending Super Bowl champions, when Josh Freeman fooled everyone into believing he could be the next great young quarterback, when the Panthers just added Cam Newton , the NFC South looked like it may have been one of the greatest divisions the league had ever seen.

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  2. Will the Eagles win the Super Bowl? What about the NFC East? Odds say don't bet on itRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | NJ.com

    ... a game. In his latest projections, Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight.com has knocked down the Eagles chances of winning the NFC East, making the Dallas Cowboys heavy favorites to win the division. Prior to the Eagles game agains the New York Giants, ...

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  3. Didinger: Inside The One-Yard WarRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Philadelphia Eagles

    ... in league history, admitted later he let emotion cloud his judgment. As a coach familiar with the physical nature of the NFC East, he wanted to instill a Hog-like toughness in the Cardinals. He wanted to prove it was a different day in Arizona and ...

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  4. Green Bay Packers vs New Orleans Saints: Breaking Down Green Bay's Game PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Entering Week 8, the Green Bay Packers have a 5-2 record and have won five of their last six matches. On the flip side, the New Orleans Saints have started the season with a 2-4 record, with their past two weeks consisting of a bye week and a loss to the Detroit Lions , who at 5-2 are tied with the Packers on top of the NFC North.

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  5. Vikings vs. Buccaneers: Breaking Down Minnesota's Game PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Minnesota Vikings head to sunny Tampa to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 8, a throwback to the nostalgic days of the NFC Central. This game may have a little added motivation, at least for bitter Vikings fans.

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  6. 10-22,Scoot Show 10pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... have to win on the road but as I wrote in the blog last night. There is a scenario set up. For the saints to win the NFC south. With a record of may be seven and nine. That was a record the Seattle Seahawks had when we had to travel to Seattle and ...

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  7. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says team wona t pressRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... gives me." Newton and his teammates have some silver lining in all this. The Panthers own a 11/2 game lead in the NFC South as no team has a winning record. But the pressure is on to keep that lead. "We're kind of shedding old skin and coming into ...

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  8. Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons: What Are Experts Saying About Detroit?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    On this week's installment of Experts Say The Darndest Things , we dive into a few opinions about the Detroit Lions ' and Atlanta Falcons ' tilt across the pond. The Lions share the NFC North throne with the Green Bay Packers and have a great opportunity to end the first half of the season with a 75 percent winning percentage.

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  9. Vikings vs BucsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... we've done." Believe it or not, Tampa Bay is only two games behind first-place Carolina (3-3-1) in the decidedly weak NFC South, where none of the four teams has a winning record. "They don't give out championships early in the year," Smith said. ...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers: Scenarios Required for Each Playoff SlotRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    If the NFL playoffs were to start today, the San Francisco 49ers would find themselves on the outside looking in. Sitting at 4-3, going into their bye week, the 49ers would find themselves as the seventh seed in the NFC, which isn't good for anything more than a date with the couch.

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  11. NFL Weekly: Power rankings, key games and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... offense has nice balance to it. Andre Ellington is a stud both on the ground and as a receiver. To be atop the NFC West is quite a feat, so Arizona definitely deserves to be in the Power Six this week. I had several college friends of mine ...

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  12. Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in the Bears' Week 8 Contest with New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    After a 27-14 loss at home against the Miami Dolphins in Week 7, the Chicago Bears are set to go back on the road in Week 8 to take on the 5-2 New England Patriots in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The Bears' loss on Sunday pushed them further behind the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers in the NFC North standings.

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  13. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 8: Projecting Stats for Top Stars with Ideal MatchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... will take his team-first mentality to heart in willing Seattle to victory in a significant crossroads game against the NFC South leaders. Ranking only behind Dallas Cowboys star DeMarco Murray in fantasy points among running backs, Forte is a ...

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  14. Richard Sherman: Don't worry Seahawks fans, 'we'll be fine'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | 12th Man Rising

    ... finish 13-3 like they did last season. They have their work cut out for them chasing a 5-1 Arizona Cardinals team in the NFC West and, while it may not quite be time to hit the panic button, Seattle is seriously flirting with the possibility of ...

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  15. Eagles focus remains sharper than everRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... went into their off week with a record that was surpassed by no other NFL team. They emerged in second place in the NFC East. All of a sudden, there's no more margin for error as they appear to be in a fight for their lives with the Dallas Cowboys, ...

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  16. Q: How NFC South became NFL's worst divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    Coming into the 2014 NFL season, the NFC South figured to be one of the better divisions in the league. Through seven weeks, the Panthers, Saints, Falcons and Buccaneers have combined for eight wins.

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  17. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KJR-AM Seattle

    ... The Seahawks need Sherman's prediction to be correct. They sit two games behind the Arizona Cardinals already in the NFC West and have lost a substantial amount of margin for error. All three units of the team - offense, defense and special teams - ...

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  18. San Francisco 49ers with Most to Prove in Second Half of 2014 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... pretty good about where they are at nearing the halfway point. A 4-3 record and in second-place berth in the vaunted NFC West is nothing to scoff at. San Francisco has faced some stiff competition already, having done so with a roster that is not at ...

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  19. ROTB Roundtable: Jonathan Cooper, Playoff Contenders, and Best DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Revenge of the Birds

    ... fall back down to the ground". If we beat the Eagles and/or Cowboys , then they've proven themselves. Jesse Reynolds: NFC West, but by a hair. The AFC West is in a close second with Denver, San Diego and Kansas City. The Seahawks and 49ers have ...

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  20. DeMarco Murray rewards blockers with Apple giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... his seventh consecutive 100-yard game to start a season. Through seven games (in which the Cowboys are 6-1 and atop the NFC East), Murray has 913 yards (130.4 yards per game). At this pace, Murray would finish the season with 2,086 yards, falling ...

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