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  1. Green Bay Packers: Are the favorites in the NFC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Isportsweb.com

    ... have rattled off four straight wins. The Packers are playing great football and might just be the favorites in the NFC. Looking at the NFC standings, there are four teams that have a better record than the Packers: The aforementioned Cowboys, the ...

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  2. Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... dead issue." The Cowboys (6-1), off to their best start since they were 12-1 in 2007, are playing their second straight NFC East opponent at home, with Washington (2-5) visiting Monday night. The Rams didn't keep Sam because they had depth on the ...

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  3. Arizona wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has 10 touchdowns against the Eagles in six career games.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The News Journal

    Fitzgerald always dangerous against Eagles Larry Fitzgerald has just 23 receptions for 283 yards and one touchdown through six games this year Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1wlcmCv There was the three-touchdown game he had against the Eagles in the NFC championship game in January 2009. He has scored at least one touchdown in every game against the Eagles, and he has more TDs against them than all but the three teams in the Cardinals' division, the NFC West.

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  4. Detroit Lions Should Strongly Consider Trading Ndamukong SuhRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rant Sports

    This season is going pretty well for Detroit Lions . Sitting on top of the NFC North at 5-2, things seem to be clicking for this team even without the best wideout in the game, Calvin Johnson .

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  5. Things mostly not working out as planned for NFL's franchise-tagged playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Cod Times

    ... think that tells you what you need to know." But little has gone as scripted for the Saints since camp. Thought to be an NFC heavyweight entering the season, they are 2-4. They're winless in four games on the road. Only the woeful state of the NFC ...

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  6. Eagles defensive coordinator says unit is growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... early last season as he changed the team's defensive scheme. But things improved as the season progressed toward an NFC East title. This year, the Eagles have had their ups and downs again, with the win over the Giants the highest of the ups. This ...

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  7. Is Sunday's game in Carolina the most...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Percy Harvin fiasco later - the season is on the line. It's not a 'must win'. We're not at that stage yet. Not with five NFC West games still to come. But avoiding a third straight loss will bring fresh belief and confidence to this team. It will ...

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  8. Jim Caldwell moulds new Lions breed with Detroit ready to change calamity cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    With the NFL's No 1-ranked defense the Lions have won their last two without the injured Calvin Johnson Jim Caldwell, the genial quinquagenarian who quotes George S Patton in press conferences, has a calm demeanour which is rubbing off on the Detroit Lions. Previously an ill-disciplined bunch seemingly capable of spectacular implosions, the Lions lead the NFC North and ooze confidence on and off the field.

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  9. Ron Wolf finalist for Pro Football Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... it all in Super Bowl XXXI in New Orleans. During Wolf's 10 seasons, the Packers never had a losing season, winning the NFC North three straight times and qualifying for the playoffs seven times, including six straight in the '90s. The Packers were ...

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  10. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says team won't pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Charlotte Observer

    ... gives me." Newton and his teammates have some silver lining in all this. The Panthers own a 1 1/2 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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  11. Sidney Rice: Trading Percy Harvin was right moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ESPN

    ... . But losing two in a row is not a big deal. They still have a lot of football to play and the main focus now in on the [NFC West] division."

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  12. Building A Fortune: Jerry Jones And The CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Investopedia

    ... who had had public battles with addiction and who combats bad publicity by literally handing out $100 bills. In the NFC East, there's a tycoon who not only got county officials to forbid people from walking to games, but added a parking surcharge to ...

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  13. Eagles 360: Episode 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philadelphia Eagles

    The Voice of the Eagles Merrill Reese joins us on Wednesday's edition of Eagles 360 to preview the showdown in Arizona. We also take a look around the NFC East and offer the latest on the injury front a

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  14. Around the NFC East: Week 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philadelphia Eagles

    Dallas won its sixth straight game by beating the Giants last Sunday. Is their method of victory sustainable? Chris McPherson, Bo Wulf and Fran Duffy analyze that and look at the quarterback change in Washington a

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  15. Vikings: Leslie Frazier joining Lovie Smith in Tampa 'a natural fit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    ... things in a similar way." Both are mild-mannered, defensive-minded coaches whose teams squared off multiple times in the NFC North. Frazier was a defensive assistant for Indianapolis when the Colts defeated Smith's Bears in Super Bowl XLI. "I wasn't ...

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  16. Vikings' next opponent: Bucs take step forward while sitting stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | TwinCities

    ... our division opponents lost -- so yes, there is an opportunity." Said receiver Louis Murphy, "I still feel we can be the NFC South champs. I believe in our team, I believe in our coaches, I believe in everything we've got going." Smith addressed his ...

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  17. Week 8 Hybrid Rankings System plus your weekly Super Bowl pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Blogging The Boys

    ... on the playoffs are Buffalo, KC, Pittsburgh, and Miami in the AFC and Detroit, Seattle, the Giants, and Chicago in the NFC. -I've done the whole "playoff seeds based on power rankings" for years now with other people's rankings. Despite using ...

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  18. Saints tormented by inability to close out gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... against the NFL's top-rated defense. Fortunately for the Saints, their playoff hopes are far from finished. The entire NFC South Division has struggled, and New Orleans, which has 10 games left, can climb into a first-place tie by winning its next ...

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  19. Jordy Nelson might finally reach his first Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Green Bay Packers' receiver Jordy Nelson is having a Pro Bowl year, to say the least. He leads the NFC with 712 receiving yards.

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  20. Washington Redskins' Robert Griffin III Unlikely To Play vs. CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rant Sports

    Quarterback Robert Griffin III is inching closer and closer to a return with the Washington Redskins , and there are rumors of the possibility it may come vs. the NFC East rival Dallas Cowboys on Monday night. Kirk Cousins was benched last week vs. the Tennessee Titans in favor of Colt McCoy , but it will be Griffin's job once he is ready to return after dislocating his ankle in Week 2. The Redskins have learned from their past mistakes and will not allow Griffin to return prematurely until he is 100 percent healthy.

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