If you read Melissa Jacobs' NFL wild-card weekend preview and, ahem, predictions, she doesn't blame you for giving this column a Marshawn Lynch stiff-arm and running away. But for those who are jazzed up about divisional weekend, read on.
It was the ultimate holiday weekend for NFL and NBA fans. The NFL playoff picture no longer seems like a complex algorithm, and the NBA gave us some major marquee matchups.
From the box of multicolored scrunchies known as the NFC West to the shiny new Lexus know as the Falcons/Saints Monday Night duel, Melissa Jacobs has 10 NFL presents to unwrap come Sunday morning.
The Chiefs can sniff the playoffs; the Dolphins get the ultimate pregame pep talk, and other storylines surrounding Sunday's hottest matchups.
Did you enjoy your Sunday slate of NFL games? Well, those were Triple-A compared to the intensity and talent we're going to see tonight on "Monday Night Football."
Week 13 is a pinnacle week in the NFL. Dreams will be dashed, both in fantasyland and in the reality of the locker room.