The League

THE QUESTION

Playoffs: MLB vs. NFL

Which sport has a better system for deciding its champion?

Posted by Emil Steiner on October 1, 2008 9:55 AM
FROM THE PANEL

Nine Reasons Football Rules

Has the NFL ever canceled a Super Bowl because of labor issues? I rest my case.

Posted by Tom Boswell, on October 1, 2008 9:59 AM

MLB Wins, if My Team's In

There is nothing sweeter than the baseball playoffs when your team actually makes it. But for the majority of those out there who aren't so lucky.

Posted by Zach Leibowitz, on October 1, 2008 9:56 AM

Wild Cards Diluted MLB

Nothing matches the intensity and sense of anticipation at an NFL postseason game.

Posted by Mark Maske, on October 1, 2008 9:55 AM

NFL: Competition Perfected

People watch sports for numerous reasons, distraction, camaraderie, escapism. But intrinsic to all that is the competition.

Posted by Emil Steiner, on October 1, 2008 9:40 AM

NFL Playoffs Are a Diamond

Pro football puts on a compelling reality show over a 15-day season every January; baseball, well, um ... how 'bout those Rays?

Posted by Cindy Boren, on October 1, 2008 8:26 AM

FEATURED COMMENTS

Richard in PA: Those that like the NFL postseason better have short attention spans and can't stomach drama drawn out for several days. Baseball doesn't o...

Tim from Silver Spring: Selling your soul to TV is what the Super Bowl is all about. They actually change the rules of the game to accomodate TV. The halftime i...

cyberfool: $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ A long time ago, the NFL decided how to split the $$$$$$ between the teams. As I understand the rules,...

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