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Breaking Down the Wild Card and Divisional NFL Playoffs


The first round of the NFL Playoffs were exactly what the league hoped for – exciting, hard-fought and even a bit controversial. Our Sports Grumble staff breaks down the four NFL games from last weekend and looks ahead to the divisional round forthcoming.

From the non-call that has caused much fallout from the game between the Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys to the impressive way the Carolina Panthers ran all over Bruce Arianand the Arizona Cardinals, there was much to discuss from the weekend that was across the first round of the NFL Playoffs.

In addition, we take a look at the crisis surrounding the Cincinnati Bengals – are Andy Dalton and Marvin Lewis the answers for a team that has gone decades without a playoff win? Likewise, what does the future hold for the aging Pittsburgh Steelers?

Those answers and more are found in this week’s NFL Playoffs podcast:

 

Cover Photo: Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports

Grant E. Doepel

Grant E. Doepel

Founder at Sports Grumble
Editor in Chief and co-founder of Riverfront City Sports and Sports Grumble, Doepel is a Cincinnati native who lives and breathes Queen City sports. A University of the Cumberlands graduate with degrees in Journalism and Communication Arts, Doepel still resides in the Greater Cincinnati area to provide easy access to the riverfront stadiums.
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