TALE OF THE TAPE

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    Tale Of The Tape: Carolina Panthers At Minnesota Vikings

    The Panthers have endured a miserable season and have almost no resemblance to the team that rolled to the NFC South championship and the No. 2 seed in the conference in the 12-4 record.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Diego Chargers At Baltimore Ravens

    The Chargers head into the most critical and challenging part of their schedule on a dubious note.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Cleveland Browns At Buffalo Bills

    The Browns have to win games like this if they are going to make a legitimate run down the season’s home stretch. should help him in that area.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Seattle Seahawks At San Francisco 49ers

    The Seahawks made their championship run last year because of Russell Wilson’s outstanding leadership and athleticism, not as a result of his arm strength or downfield passing.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Philadelphia Eagles At Dallas Cowboys

    Mark Sanchez has the reins of the Philadelphia offense, and he has the full support of head coach Chip Kelly.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Chicago Bears At Detroit Lions

    The Bears have a very tough assignment here, as they must take on the defensively stout Lions on their own turf on Thanksgiving Day.