All the same head-scratching issues on offense showed up again in this game as Chicago yielded one 3 and out after another with too many stalled drives and turnovers sprinkled in to lead to a victory against any opponent.
Remember when the Bears were 5-1? Man, those were good times…reliving that far-off time may be tempting, but like an election, you can’t just sit on a hot start and say “that’s that.”
High drama and high stakes set the stage for what will be one of the best Sundays of the entire year.
These are mirroring match-ups: both home teams stand to be challenged by opponents that don’t mind playing the same type of game the top seeds succeed in.
In the NFL, no matter the odds, David only has to out-do Goliath once to advance to the next round. Looking at the 2019-20 playoff field, there are quite a few obvious “Davids” but no clear “Goliaths.”
The third of our quarterly NFL rankings straight from the hosts of WARR’s All-32 podcast.