The two teams in the Super Bowl were determined on Sunday, but that wasn’t the top story Monday morning.
The San Francisco 49ers will visit the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in the NFC Championship game. These two teams are NFC West rivals and most agree, two similarly built and evenly matched squads.
Chip Kelly spoke about the disappointment of the Eagles’ 26-24 NFC wildcard loss to the Saints, the progress the team made from last year, and the lessons he learned in his first season as a head coach in the NFL during his postmortem of the 2013 season.
The last thing anyone expected out of the 2013 Eagles season was a storybook performance from Nick Foles.
At times, it seemed like the Eagles were a team of destiny. A lucky bounce here and there, a convenient injury to an opponent, the top rated passer in the NFL, and the leading rusher.
There are some trends in the NFL that make sense, even when they don’t always come true. The Saints having trouble on the road, in the cold, makes some sense. West coast teams having trouble when they fly to the East Coast for a 1pm game, makes some sense.
Andy Reid’s first season in Kansas City as head coach of the Chiefs started with a bang, and ended with a thud.
I’ve always said, I’d rather my team lose a big game in a blow out than lose at the buzzer, or in the final seconds. Final second losses sting the most because all you can think about afterwards is, “what if this”, “what if that.” You replay those moments over and over again.
The Kansas City Chiefs lost an eighth-straight postseason game on Saturday, losing 45-44 to the Indianapolis Colts after holding a 28-point lead in the third quarter.
Michael Vick was a good soldier for the Eagles this season. From his vocal support of Riley Cooper during the pre-season, to his public backing of Nick Foles as the team’s starting quarterback, Vick did not make waves when it would seem like the natural thing to do.
Eagles fans are flying high ahead of the wild card clash, despite our bitterly cold weather.
The Green Bay Packers have had trouble stopping the 49ers in their last two meetings. Now they have to try and beat them in the playoffs while facing injury issues on defense.
SportsRadio 94WIP will get the City of Brotherly Love ready for Saturday night’s Wild Card matchup against the New Orleans Saints.
Eagles playoff game sells out, but Packers, Bengals and Colts still thousands of tickets away.
Call it playing with house money, call it anything you would like, the Eagles have every right to call 2013 a very successful season no matter what happens 8 p.m. Saturday night.