No lead is safe with the QB field left in the playoffs and recent history sides with No. 6 seeds, John Clayton writes.
After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.
The Bears' loss kept the NFC wild-card race interesting, writes John Clayton.
With Rashard Mendenhall out, a gimpy Ben Roethlisberger will be forced to do even more for the Steelers, writes John Clayton.
Caleb Hanie and Matt Leinart aren't just replacing injured starters, they also need to keep their teams' playoff hopes alive, writes John Clayton.
This round of the playoffs is kinder to home teams, but they must guard against slow starts, writes John Clayton.
After the dust settled in the wild-card round, these are the 10 burning questions for the AFC divisional playoffs, John Clayton writes.
What do the top seeds in this year's playoffs have in common? An elite passing attack, which is becoming a prerequisite for success, writes John Clayton.
A loss to the Steelers on Sunday could put a crimp in Jacksonville's playoff plans, John Clayton writes.
The winner of Sunday's Giants-Lions clash will take a big step toward securing a wild-card spot in the NFC, writes John Clayton.
John Clayton gives injury updates heading into the wild-card playoffs.
With two weeks left in the regular season, John Clayton looks at the wild-card contenders and how it might shake out.
The Bengals aren't happy about being underdogs, John Clayton writes in his preview of wild-card weekend.
Peyton Manning and the Colts go for the sweep of the Titans in the top matchup of a loaded Week 14.
The Ravens, Bengals and Texans have the best grades in the AFC this season, John Clayton writes.