Tale Of The Tape: Detroit Lions At Green Bay Packers
The Lions have a huge task in front of them as they play for the NFC North title. They need to win at Lambeau to earn that championship, and they haven’t won at the Packers’ homefield since the 1991 season even though they play there every year.
Tale Of The Tape: Jacksonville Jaguars At Houston Texans
The Jaguars have a chance to end the season on a two-game winning streak following their Week 16 come-from-behind 21-13 victory over the Tennessee Titans.
Tale Of The Tape: Chicago Bears At Minnesota Vikings
The Bears’ disastrous season comes to a conclusion at Minnesota, and it’s quite likely the Chicago organization will make significant changes in the organization shortly after this game.
Tale Of The Tape: Cleveland Browns At Baltimore Ravens
The Browns wanted to let Johnny Manziel close the season with three starts so they could better evaluate his NFL future, however his season ended with a hamstring injury suffered against the Panthers in Week 16.
Tale Of The Tape: Carolina Panthers At Atlanta Falcons
Cam Newton will lead the hopeful Panthers into this winner-take-all NFC South showdown. If Newton can avoid mistakes and take advantage of the generous Atlanta defense, the Panthers will return to the playoffs for the second consecutive year.
Tale Of The Tape: Denver Broncos At Cincinnati Bengals
Peyton Manning took a big shot to his upper leg in the Broncos’ Week 16 victory over the Chargers and had to come out of the game, but he came back and performed adequately.