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The extra point was good, and off we went to overtime. Referee Clete Blakeman asked if Green Bay for the call, and they called tails. "We were considered the worst playoff team ever to get into the dance", Fitzgerald said of the last time Arizona qualified for the playoffs.
  • Patriots Traveling To Denver, Facing Broncos In AFC Championship Game

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    Three plays later, Pittsburgh's Jordan Berry punted from his own end zone and the ball soared out of bounds at the Pittsburgh 31-yard line. Peyton Manning earned one more and possibly final game against his rival by leading the Denver Broncos to a come-from-behind 23-16 win over Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers on a blustery Sunday.
  • Aaron Rodgers guides Green Bay Packers to Washington Redskins win

    Aaron Rodgers guides Green Bay Packers to Washington Redskins win

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    After starting 1-for-8, Rodgers finished 21-for-36 for 210 yards with no interceptions. With the pass game working, it opens up the running game, and that allows you to run the James Starks and Eddie Lacy duo 24 times, which resulted in two of the Packers' touchdowns on Sunday.
  • Carolina Panthers destroying Seattle Seahawks in National Football League playoffs

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    Without even mentioning a pair of safeties that have helped rebuild Carolina's secondary, two pass-rushing ends that have a history of imposing their will, and an other-worldly linebacker, this Panthers defense is stout. "If he's strapping up his pads, he's going to give you everything he's got". STEWART'S CONDITIONING: Meanwhile, Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart makes his return after missing the last three games with a foot injury.
  • Panthers survive furious Seahawks comeback, advance to NFC championship

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    Carolina will host the NFC Championship against the Arizona Cardinals next Sunday at 6:40 p.m. Seattle inched a little closer to Carolina when Wilson tossed his second touchdown of the third quarter. The Seattle Seahawks scored in less than two minutes to start the second half, with a pass to wideout Jermaine Kearse. The Carolina Panthers came out with a chip on their shoulders and built a 31-0 halftime lead.
  • NFL Playoffs: Pittsburgh Steelers at Denver Broncos

    NFL Playoffs: Pittsburgh Steelers at Denver Broncos

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    The Steelers are taking advantage of this with big plays on offense and a stingy defense that's doing exactly what it wants - stopping the run. A source said the Steelers were pleased enough with Roethlisberger's throwing session on Friday that he became less of a question mark, knowing he had two more days to rest up and get his sprained AC joint feeling better.
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    Walton said if the training staff had said to pull him then it would have been out of Curry's hands, but they didn't. While Livingston is fully capable of orchestrating the offense and posting up smaller guards for easy buckets on the blocks, Golden State needs Curry at full strength if it's going to resemble the wrecking crew that has so far this season dominated the Association.
  • Fitzpatrick hopes to be back with Jets next season

    Fitzpatrick hopes to be back with Jets next season

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    Ryan has already said "drastic changes" will be in order this offseason. The Bills were 9-for-20 on third downs and converted two fourth downs against a Jets defense that entered the game ranked third in the National Football League in third-down defense.
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    Cruz also aggressively ridiculed Trump's obsession with the latest opinion surveys, saying that Trump's attacks on Twitter come because he is "dismayed" about a recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll showing a competitive race. With Trump now needing to fend off Cruz's rise in Iowa , he pushed his charge that Cruz may not be constitutionally qualified to serve as President because he was born in Canada.
  • Australian Open begins amid reports of match-fixing claims in pro tennis

    Australian Open begins amid reports of match-fixing claims in pro tennis

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    But according to the report, the players suspected include a U.S. Open champion and doubles winners at Wimbledon, who have repeatedly been reported for losing matches when highly suspicious bets were placed against them. The TIU did not discipline any of them. The news organizations were passed the documents by anonymous whistleblowers inside the world of tennis. "The evidence was really strong, there appeared to be a really good chance to nip it in the bud and get a strong deterrent out ...
  • Best and worst of Patriots-Chiefs game

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    After trading punts twice, the Patriots started on their when punt returner Danny Amendola was flagged for a helmet-first hit to coverage man Jamell Fleming. With wide receiver Julian Edelman catching 10 passes for 100 yards in his first game since October 25 and tight end Rob Gronkowski, questionable entering the game, catching two touchdown passes, the Patriots disposed of the Kansas City Chiefs 27-20 in the divisional playoff game on Saturday.
  • Serena Williams '130 percent' fit, rules out surgery ahead of Aussie Open

    Serena Williams '130 percent' fit, rules out surgery ahead of Aussie Open

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    The 21-time Grand Slam victor doesn't like to dwell on weaknesses and did not want to discuss the inflammation in her left knee that forced her to withdraw from her season-opener at the Hopman Cup . "And I gave it back, so hopefully they'll get it", she said. "So that's what I'm trying to focus on now". Serena Williams has won six Australian titles, Djokovic has won five - neither player has lost a final at Melbourne Park.
  • Liverpool FC manager Jurgen Klopp reveals Manchester United job snub

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    The  Liverpool ’s  manager also backed tomorrow's rival Louis van Gaal and said sacking the Dutchman was not the answer to United's issues. "We use this, especially at the moment, to improve the development". The 24-year-old, signed on loan by the Reds last week, said: "I got the phone call on Monday evening and arrived at Melwood on Tuesday for training".
  • NFL Divisional Playoffs Picks & Predictions: Steelers vs. Broncos

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    Williams was injured in the regular-season finale January 3 against Cleveland and missed the wild-card game against Cincinnati. Now Osweiler is banged up and Manning will get the start following limited play in the season finale. That game just weeks ago saw the Steelers claim a surprising win 34-27, however, it must be remembered that a regular season game and a Playoffs game are entirely different beasts, and the challenge awaiting the Pittsburgh team today is arguably many times ...
  • Federer gives nothing more than a 'little star' to Djokovic

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    Novak Djokovic of Serbia. It could be a knockout punch for Tsonga - he's won all five matches the pair have played in main-draw tournaments. You have to bet if Williams can win a seventh title in Melbourne , that possibility will be all the tennis world is talking about.
  • Green Bay Packers Hail Mary makes Tawas native Jeff Janis instant star

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    It made for a very interesting game. It's the first time all season that Fitzgerald had his number called on that play. The Packers retained possession and Peterson's fulfilled premonition vanished. They've got another drought to erase in the desert - bringing the first National Football League championship to Arizona and the franchise's first title since 1947, when they were the Chicago Cardinals.
  • Louis giving up on the National Football League after loss of Rams

    Louis giving up on the National Football League after loss of Rams

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    A return to L.A. would spark a return to the team's glory days when Eric Dickerson was running the league. But that project was voted down Tuesday night, setting the stage for a potential Rams-Chargers venture. The Los Angeles area is the country's second-largest market. The plan includes $150 million from the city, $250 million from Kroenke , at least $200 million from the league, and $160 million in fan seat licenses.
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    Foster added his revelation to the prior claim from Steelers lineman David DeCastro that Vontaze Burfict had spit on him. "It didn't hurt when I reached back to throw", Roethlisberger said of the drive. Chris Boswell kicked a 35-yard field goal from there with 14 seconds to play to win the game after Cincinnati had overcome a 15-0 deficit in the fourth quarter.
  • Carolina vs. Seattle live stream, live score updates, odds: National Football League playoffs 2016

    Carolina vs. Seattle live stream, live score updates, odds: National Football League playoffs 2016

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    True validation only comes in the playoffs, and the Panthers have a golden opportunity to grab some of that Sunday afternoon in a NFC division playoff against that same Seattle team they upset on the road in Week 6. Veteran linebacker Dwight Freeney said "it doesn't matter" who the team plays, and that's probably the best attitude to take given the Cardinals have zero say in who their opponent will be.