Archive: January 2, 2011 - January 8, 2011
Surprisingly, the Seahawks might not be the worst playoff team of all-time -- and not surprisingly, their closest competitors also hail from the NFC West.
By Doug Farrar | January 5, 2011; 3:14 PM ET | Comments (3)
The NFL's division system should remain in tact, but a sub-.500 playoff team like the Seahawks should not be able to host a first round playoff game.
By Richard Boadu & Claude Clayborne | January 5, 2011; 1:00 PM ET | Comments (0)
NFL divisional games no longer carry the weight they used to, and likewise, a division championship has diminished in worth. The league must take action - especially if an 18-game regular season is imminent - to bring meaning back to divisional contests and allow the best teams in the league to qualify for the playoffs.
By Nick Houllis | January 5, 2011; 7:55 AM ET | Comments (2)
The NFL's playoff format may not be perfect, but it's a heck of a lot better than what the BCS has done to college football.
By Michael Oriard | January 5, 2011; 7:49 AM ET | Comments (2)
The 7-9 Seattle Seahawks and their first-round home playoff game are the greatest case yet for Roger Goodell and the NFL re-seeding teams at the start of the postseason.
By Anthony Stalter | January 5, 2011; 7:45 AM ET | Comments (3)