Denver's Dominating Defense Looms Large Ahead Of AFC ChampionshipEven a healthy New England offense will be challenged to score against the Broncos.
Brady-Manning XVII Is About Much More Than Just The QuarterbacksDespite the marquee names headlining the matchup, the play of the quarterbacks won't be as big of a factor as the performance of the defenses in the AFC Championship game.
Team Grades: Late Touchdown Redeems Broncos Offense In Tough Divisional Round WinThe Broncos offense finally gets going late and the defense limits the Steelers to field goals, but it the special teams shine brightest in Denver's win.
Panthers' Fast Start Too Much For SeahawksAs the back-to-back NFC champion Seattle Seahawks found out Sunday in the Queen City, spotting top-ranked Carolina 31 points was all but a recipe for disaster.
Injury Report: Carolina Panthers Entering Playoffs HealthyJonathan Stewart returns for the Carolina Panthers just in time for the playoffs while Ted Ginn Jr. has also returned to practice. With that, the Panthers are almost compeltely healthy heading into the playoff game with the Seattle Seahawks.
Injury Report: Osweiler Only Player Questionable For Sunday's Playoff GameThe bye week does wonders for Denver's injury problems as all 53 players participated in their final practice before Sunday's playoff game against Pittsburgh
Injury Report: Packers Have Two Out, Long List Of Injured PlayersThe Green Bay Packers had a great victory in the Wild Card Round of the playoffs, but now they have to face off with a very strong Arizona Cardinals team, and there are some problems. Two players are out for the Packers and their injury report is a lengthy one.
Steelers Without Williams, Brown While Roethlisberger Questionable Against BroncosThe Pittsburgh Steelers were racked with injuries all season, but key injuries to Antonio Brown, DeAngelo Williams and Ben Roethlisberger sets the stage fora hobbled offense against the Denver Broncos.
Injury Report: Seahawks Hope To Have Lynch And Willson Ready For PanthersWhen the two teams faced off a season ago in the NFC playoffs in Seattle, the Seahawks were a rather solid favorite to beat Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers.
Injury Report: Five Cardinals On List For Divisional Round Vs PackersThe Arizona Cardinals had an extra week to rest players and heal up due to the first-round bye in the playoffs.
Patriots Will Face Chiefs With Relatively Healthy TeamA first-round playoff bye is paying off for New England.
Injury Report: Chiefs' Maclin Could Miss Patriots GameThe Kansas City Chiefs are getting ready for their big AFC playoff showdown against the New England Patriots on the road, but they face the grim reality of heading into Foxborough without one of their key offensive weapons: wide receiver Jeremy Maclin.