The Top 5 Surprise Players of The Wild Card Round

5. Andre Holmes, Oakland Raiders WR – In their woeful game against the Texans the Raiders’ found some refuge in the wide receiver Holmes who stepped up when Michael Crabtree left the game. He linked with Connor Cook several times for 50 yards and a TD. Agreed, it may have been only consolation but the…

2016/2017 NFC – Who Will We See In The First Round Of The Playoffs?

Lions @ Seahawks: The Lions enter this game with an unimpressive 9-7 record missing out on their division due to losing a crucial game against Green Bay last week. It must be said Matt Stafford’s team does not instil confidence entering the playoffs on a losing streak of 3. In fact, their record against this…

2016/2017 AFC – Who Will We See In The First Round Of The Playoffs?

6th seed in the AFC this year, Miami seemed unlikely to reach the playoffs this year after going 1-4 in their first 5 games. However, after a huge win in Week 6 against none other than Pittsburgh themselves, they seemed a completely different team. Jay Ajayi has seemed unstoppable throughout this season and has matured into one of the league’s finest running backs throughout the season; it would require a heroic stand by Pittsburgh’s front seven to neutralise him. However, if they manage it could be their ticket to the next round of the playoffs. If Tannehill and Landry can connect and provide Ajayi with support, then we will see the dolphins make some big plays I have no doubt.