What can we expect on Wild Card Weekend? Our NFL.com and NFL Network analysts provide their picks for the opening round of the playoffs.
Packers, Cowboys among playoff losers with biggest windows
Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers are surely still smarting from their collapse -- but they shouldn't be down too long. Gil Brandt reveals the five playoff losers with the biggest windows for success.
Patriots' LeGarrette Blount gashes foes, gushes on 'brotherhood'
LeGarrette Blount gashed the Colts defense and gushed about his teammates afterwards. Aditi Kinkhabwala examines how the Patriots running back has found 'the best place' he's ever been.
New England Patriots display shape-shifting brilliance on O-line
The New England Patriots easily dispatched of the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC title game. Judy Battista lauds Nate Solder and his offensive linemates, who truly embody what makes this team great.
Seattle Seahawks' D puts on gutsy display in win over Packers
The Seahawks allowed 22 points in Sunday's win -- the most since Week 11 -- and Bobby Wagner knows the total could've been far worse. He tells Albert Breer the victory actually affirms the D's quality.
Seahawks' Russell Wilson fulfills prophecy of amazing finish
Russell Wilson had predicted "something great to happen" in the NFC Championship Game, but even the Seahawks quarterback couldn't have imagined the game's epic result. Michael Silver explains.
Spoiler Alert: Championship Sunday
Could Tom Brady and Bill Belichick fall victim to the Curse of S'posta? Dave Dameshek explains this terrifying playoff phenomenon and provides his picks for Championship Sunday.
2014 NFL Playoffs: What to watch for on Championship Sunday
Among remaining QBs, Andrew Luck is the only one without a ring -- will he get one step closer Sunday? Can Richard Sherman continue the road to a second straight title? Judy Battista scouts both games.
Indianapolis Colts' defense can stymie New England Patriots
Judging by the past two meetings between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts, it's easy to imagine another rout but pump the breaks -- Bucky Brooks says Indy can win.
Sebastian Vollmer, Bjoern Werner share German heritage, dream
Patriots right tackle Sebastian Vollmer and Colts pass-rusher Bjoern Werner both worked hard to get from Germany to the NFL. On Sunday, only one will advance to Super Bowl XLIX.
NFL Championship Sunday game picks: Seahawks, Patriots win
The Colts didn't have the best of luck against the Patriots the first time around but Elliot Harrison sees a much closer game Sunday. See who Harrison picks to win.