TALE OF THE TAPE

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    Tale Of The Tape: Arizona Cardinals At Jacksonville Jaguars

    Don’t look now, but the Arizona Cardinals are on the verge of joining the wild-card race in the NFC.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Atlanta Falcons At Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The disastrous season continues for the Falcons after they were taken apart at home by the powerful Seahawks.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Oakland Raiders At Houston Texans

    The Raiders have seen the other side of Terrelle Pryor the last three weeks.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New York Jets At Buffalo Bills

    Rookie quarterback Geno Smith has been good enough to take advantage of open receivers when his offensive line has given him protection.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Cleveland Browns At Cincinnati Bengals

    The Cleveland Browns have gotten a lift from a couple of backup quarterbacks this season in Brian Hoyer and Jason Campbell.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Baltimore Ravens At Chicago Bears

    The Ravens have a Super Bowl-winning quarterback in Joe Flacco who may be at his best when the Ravens are involved in big-time postseason games.