Silverman: Thomas, Berry, McCourty Are NFL's Top SafetiesA top-level safety – particularly a free safety – has to understand what the opponent is trying to accomplish and which weapons he is using in order to get there.
'Try And Break It': Browner Tells Patriots To Target Injured SeahawksAsked about Brandon Browner's comments, Seattle receiver Doug Baldwin didn't seem to take offense: "I would expect nothing less. This is the Super Bowl. What do you expect?"
Green Bay Packers Inury Report: Rodgers, Lacy Probable For NFC Title GameThe Green Bay Packers listed both their starting quarterback (Aaron Rodgers) and running back (Eddie Lacy) on the injury report as limited participants in Thursday's practice. The team estimated that the two players would have been limited on Friday as well and gave both a probable chance to play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in the NFC championship game. The Packers list four players on their injury report and the Seahawks list seven (two not injury related) on theirs.
Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman Appears To Injure Right LegSeattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was taken to the locker room on a cart after appearing to hurt his right leg. He was hit by teammate Earl Thomas.
Giants Pride Will Be Put To Test By Visiting SeahawksMaybe the New York Football Giants are not used to playing the role of spoiler, but that's all they have left after an uninspired loss to the San Diego Chargers signaled the death knell for the team's 2013 playoff chances. Now the visiting Seattle Seahawks come to town, looking to cement the first overall seed in the NFC, and hopefully a return trip to MetLife Stadium in February.
NFC All-Pro Selections - DefenseDefense wins championships. But these days it's a certain kind of defense. Check out our NFC all-pro defense to see who excels.