NFL Season in Review: AFC East

AFC East New England Patriots (12-4) A massive tail spin over the last six weeks of the season left the Patriots at 12-4, the #2 seed in the AFC. A plethora of injuries hindered the high-powered offense as Dion Lewis, LeGarrette Blount, Rob Gronkowski, and Julian Edelman all missed extended time as the main skill position players. The defense was the surprising strength of this … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: AFC East

NFL Season in Review: AFC West

AFC West Denver Broncos (12-4) In an unpredictable season for the Denver Broncos, nothing can sum up the season better than their win over the New England Patriots and their loss the Indianapolis Colts. Peyton Manning struggled early, but was helped out by the defense who was playing at an unsustainable level early in the year. Manning went down late in the season and Brock … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: AFC West

NFL Season in Review: NFC North

NFC North Minnesota Vikings (11-5) For the first time since 2009, the Minnesota Vikings find themselves at the top of the division come playoff time. Coming off his year-long suspension, running back Adrian Peterson led the league in rushing for the third time in his career, while Teddy Bridgewater made major steps in his development. The real story of this team though is their defense. … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: NFC North

NFL Season in Review: AFC North

AFC North Cincinnati Bengals (12-4) Taking the major step for the first time in his career, Andy Dalton’s fantastic season was cut short against the Pittsburgh Steelers. With a broken bone in his hand, second-year quarterback A.J. McCarron was forced into action late in the season. The year had started off strong for the Bengals as the defense continues to be dominant. The running game, … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: AFC North

NFL Season in Review: NFC South

NFC South Carolina Panthers (15-1) Finishing the regular season as the best team in the league, the Carolina Panthers are primed for a Super Bowl run. Things did not look this good in training camp though, as the Panthers lost top receiver Kelvin Benjamin for the season. Already a week receiving corps, things did not look good for the Panthers. Behind Cam Newton’s MVP season, … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: NFC South

NFL Season in Review: AFC South

AFC South Houston Texans (9-7) The first team to ever start four quarterbacks and make the playoffs, the Houston Texans have already made history. In a season that has been a tale of two teams, the Texans started off bad on offense and worse on defense. However, after being embarrassed by the Miami Dolphins, the defense began playing at an elite level and the offense … Continue reading NFL Season in Review: AFC South

Peyton Manning returns, leads Broncos to top-seed in AFC

In Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers, Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler was removed from the game, and for the first time since November, Peyton Manning was under center (or more likely, in the shotgun) once again. What changed so drastically that caused head-coach Gary Kubiak to make the switch once again? Kubiak shocked the football world when he decided to start Brock Osweiler instead … Continue reading Peyton Manning returns, leads Broncos to top-seed in AFC