Saturday, 20 January, 2018

NBC Sports Team Talks Super Bowl National Anthem Protests, NFL Attendance

Updated NFL Playoffs Schedule 2018 Updated NFL Playoffs Schedule 2018: Vikings Patriots Titans Steelers
Lucia Summers | 12 January, 2018, 06:34

"The biggest challenge would be if you got socked with a major snowstorm on Super Bowl Sunday that would make it hard for people to get to the game".

The Eagles actually have better odds to win Super Bowl 53 (10/1) than they do to win Super Bowl 52 (12/1) despite hosting Atlanta this weekend as the NFC's first seed.

NBC's Super Bowl inventory isn't sold out, though only a "a handful" spots are left.

Nick Foles has started three games since taking over for Wentz, and while he performed well in the Eagles' Week 15 win over the New York Giants, he could not make that same claim about the following two games against the Oakland Raiders and Dallas Cowboys.

The 1984 San Francisco 49ers won Super Bowl XIX playing at nearby Stanford Stadium, but that was not the Niners' home stadium. But if the Vikings are in the Super Bowl, the National Football League is going to let them practice at their own facility and send the AFC team to the University of Minnesota.

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The NFC's leading two teams Philadelphia and Minnesota also kick off their respective post-season campaigns this weekend, but Umenyiora isn't convinced on either of those teams. Julio Jones finally found his way into the end-zone during last week's wild card match-up against the Los Angeles Rams, which should raise his confidence during the rest of the playoffs as he only finished with one touch-down catch this season. That's an advantage for the Vikings that previous Super Bowl teams haven't had.

Jacksonville quarterback Blake Bortles was underwhelming in Sunday's 10-3 AFC wild-card win over the Buffalo Bills.

Both the Pittsburgh Steelers and Jacksonville Jaguars will prove to be tough match-ups in the AFC Championship game, but the Patriots are in good position to handle either team.

The 2018 National Football League playoffs got off to a wild start when the Tennessee Titans upset the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on Saturday to kick off wild-card weekend. Of those host teams in the playoffs, none reached the conference championship game.

That will set up a Pittsburgh-Minnesota Super Bowl, and that's a rematch of Super Bowl IX. Alabama has had 40 alumni play in the Super Bowl, with 28 on the winning team, including a current streak of five years with a victor. Quarterback Tom Brady finished the regular-season as the third-most valuable quarterback per ESPN's Total Quarterback Rating and was instrumental in the team scoring a league-leading 2.6 points per drive, almost a point per drive more than the league average (1.8), and the 12th best scoring efficiency since 2002, the year the league expanded to 32 teams.

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