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Expanded playoffs broached; Bengals-Eagles on NFL Network

Get a head start on the day's football talk, including Roger Goodell's revelation that the NFL is considering expanding the playoffs to 14 or 16 teams, on "NFL AM" at 6 a.m. ET on NFL Network.

Here's what else is on tap for Thursday:

» The Cincinnati Bengals will try to keep pace with the rest of the AFC wild-card field tonight when they take on the Philadelphia Eagles at 8 p.m. ET on NFL Network.

» Elliot Harrison looks at the Pro Football Hall of Fame on that institution's 50th anniversary, and offers his picks for all this weekend's games.

» With six marquee games between Super Bowl contenders on this weekend's slate, Adam Schein ponders who has the most to prove in The Schein Nine.

» Daniel Jeremiah looks at some of Week 15's best individual matchups in Who Has the Edge?

» Albert Breer's Play Sheet examines the improving Cleveland Browns, winners of three straight.

» Bucky Brooks identifies the top 25-30 draft prospects for 2013.

» This is the last week for fans to vote for this season's Pro Bowl rosters. And make sure to vote for the week's top plays and players, including Rookie of the Week, Air and Ground Performers of the Week, and Never Say Never Moment of the Week.

» Find out how your team would fare if the season ended today with the updated Playoff Picture.

» Happy birthday to former Chicago Bears defender and Pro Football Hall of Famer Richard Dent, who turns 52 on Thursday.

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