NFL Playoffs

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Seth Dunlap
January 18, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Sometimes life isn't so complicated. The handsome boys get to dance with the prom queen. Eating healthy and exercising is the easiest way to lose weight, not the fad diets you've seen promoted in the countless barrage of ads since the new year. Giving Drake a verse on your latest track is a pretty...
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FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2014, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, left, celebrates with head coach Bill Belichick after defeating the Miami Dolphins 41-13 in an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots have dominated the AFC for nearly two decades _ if not the entire NFL _ and the coach-quarterback combination of Bill Belichick and Tom Brady will be playing in their eighth conference title game Sunday when New England visits the Chiefs at frigid, hostile Arrowhead Stadium. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
January 18, 2019 - 7:21 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It may have been hard to hear him over the noise of the New England fans celebrating an eighth straight trip to the AFC title game, but Tom Brady is feeling disrespected. That's right: The three-time NFL MVP and five-time Super Bowl champion told a national TV audience...
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FILE - At left, in an Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton watches from the sideline during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Jacksonville, Fla. At right, in a Nov. 19, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay watches on the sideline during an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, in Los Angeles. One way or another, the NFC Championship between the Los Angeles Rams and New Orleans Saints will be won by a coach named Sean _ and with an Irish surname _ who designs and calls plays for one of the most innovative and productive offenses in the NFL. (AP Photo/File)
January 18, 2019 - 3:40 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One way or another, the NFC Championship between the Los Angeles Rams and New Orleans Saints will be won by a coach named Sean — with an Irish surname — who designs and calls plays for one of the most innovative and productive offenses in the NFL. The ties between the Saints'...
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Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh addresses the media during an NFL football press conference Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. The Rams face the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
January 17, 2019 - 7:38 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Ndamukong Suh earned multiple All-Pro honors, Pro Bowl selections and tens of millions of dollars during his first eight NFL seasons. The imposing defensive lineman had never won a playoff game, let alone a Super Bowl. When he was free to choose his next team after the...
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Kristian Garic
January 17, 2019 - 5:11 pm
The Saints are favored by 3.5 points over the Rams Sunday in the NFC Championship game. Oddsmakers see this coming down to a field goal, likely for the Saints to win the game in perhaps the waning moments of the game. Recent history, however, suggests this game might not be as close as we expect...
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Seth Dunlap
January 17, 2019 - 5:02 pm
The New Orleans Saints haven't lost a home playoff game under head coach Sean Payton, winning all six of their post-season games in the Superdome. They'll try to keep that perfect record intact when they face the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday afternoon. While the Rams have been excellent at home this...
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Kristian Garic
January 17, 2019 - 6:40 am
You are not alone if you have concern about this NFC championship game between the Saints and Rams. “I’m worried about this game. I hope we win, but I’m not as confident as I was last week against the Eagles,” said the Cajun Cannon Bobby Hebert. Think about this for a moment. The Saints’ biggest...
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Seth Dunlap
January 16, 2019 - 8:02 pm
The Los Angeles Rams are the nearly perfect embodiment of the city they represent. High priced stars, a Hollywood-handsome quarterback, and a California-cool head coach. They’re a franchise that believes how they do football is more progressive, and appealing, than everyone else. The Rams have...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 16, 2019 - 11:04 am
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New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman warms up before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
January 15, 2019 - 5:36 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — His face was still a little flushed from stepping out of the subfreezing temperatures at Gillette Stadium field just minutes following the Patriots' 41-28 divisional-round win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday . Still, Julian Edelman stood at his locker satisfied — at...
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