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The NFL season starts Thursday, and Atlanta Falcons fans would like nothing more than to erase the brutal memories from last season’s blown 28-3 Super Bowl lead by winning it all this year. Unfortunately for the Falcons faithful, that isn’t ...

The first four weeks of the NFL season were full of excitement, astonishment and intensity. No one could have predicted some of the shocking results that have come out of football thus far. Fortunately, despite the injury, oversight and loss ...

Emory hosts a diverse population of students hailing from around the world. Multiple factors set these scholars apart, such as their academic interests, political affiliations, cultural differences and, most importantly, the professional football teams they support. When coming to Emory, ...

A Week of Consistency: Who has it? Who Doesn’t? Minnesota Vikings (8-4) at Arizona Cardinals (10-2) Though both teams are in prime position to make the playoffs, this game could potentially end in a blowout. As it has throughout the season, Minnesota’s ...

Week 13 Indianapolis Colts (6-5) at Pittsburgh Steelers (6-5)  In his 17th year of NFL service, quarterback Matt Hasselbeck certainly doesn’t look like a 40 year old. It appears as if the quarterback has discovered the fountain of youth. Hasselbeck ...

Week 12 Pick’ Ems As Week 12 approaches, it’s impossible to write a pick’em column without acknowledging the two most prominent matches of the week–the Thanksgiving Day games. As is always the case, both the Detroit Lions and the Dallas ...

Denver Broncos (7-2) at Chicago Bears (4-5)  A recent ESPN feature on Peyton Manning noted that he had joined a list of elite hall of fame quarterbacks who have played for too long. This article came days after the Broncos announced that Manning wouldn’t start ...

Green Bay Packers (6-1) at Carolina Panthers (7-0)  Last week the Packers were embarrassed. In arguably his worst performance since entering the NFL, Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw for only 77 yards on 14 for 22 passing. In addition, the Packers only ...

Minnesota Vikings (4-2) at Chicago Bears (2-4) Week 8 looks to feature a lot of what should be competitive games, so I’m slightly more nervous than I usually am about my picks. Nevertheless, let’s start in Chicago, where the 2-4 ...