Archive for the ‘2011 Regular Season’ Category

Giants Win NFC East; Defeat Dallas 31-14

It was win and in and that’s what the Giants did beating the Cowboys 31-14 to become the NFC East Champs. The 9-7 Giants will face the Falcons next week in the playoffs. The Giants started off the scoring with a 74 yard touchdown pass to none other than Victor Cruz. Ahmad Bradshaw scored his […]

Fitzgerald, Cardinals Clip Seahawks In OT; 23-20

Larry Fitzgerald had two big-time catches in the game-winning drive, leading to a 28-yard field goal by Jay Feely that gave the Cardinals a 23-20 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Arizona’s fourth overtime victory — all at home — in the last nine weeks of the season. The four overtime wins in a […]

Potent Falcons Trounce Tampa Bay; 45-24

the Falcons set a team record with 42 first-half points, including two touchdown runs by Turner, and Atlanta cruised to a 45-24 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday to clinch the No. 5 seed. Julio Jones caught two touchdown passes in a span of 26 seconds in the first quarter as the Falcons […]

Brees, Saints Slaughter Carolina 45-17

Drew Brees set a merciless tone with relentless, aggressive, pinpoint passing and the New Orleans Saints shrugged off injury risks, barreling into the postseason with an all-out effort. “Every facet of our offense is clicking right now, but yet you’re constantly finding ways to advance it,” Brees said. “We’ve raised the bar for ourselves. We […]

Bears Finish Season With Win Over Minnesota; 17-13

The Chicago Bears stopped their five-game losing streak, as Charles Tillman’s interception return in the second quarter gave the Bears the lead for good in a 17-13 victory over the Vikings on Sunday. The Bears have won five straight in this series, their longest streak against the Vikings since winning six in a row from […]

Lions Put Up A Fight; Fall To Packers In Shootout 45-41

First things first, Green Bay did not “rest their starters” they rested some of their starters, while the Lions were missing several of theirs due to injury in their 45-41 loss on Sunday.  Obviously, Aaron Rodgers being on the sideline was huge, but every other healthy starter on offense played.  The Lions came into this […]

Rams Comeback Falls Short; Lose To 49ers 34-27

The good news coming out of the Edward Jones Dome, where the St. Louis Rams lost 34-27 against their bitter rival in the San Francisco 49ers was that the Rams miserable 2011 season was finally over on the first day of 2012.  The bad news was that the Indianapolis Colts also lost, which eliminated the […]

Eagles Fly Past Washington; End Season On Winning Note 34-10

The Philadelphia Eagles (8-8) played their first game of the season that had no implications, other than draft position, against the (5-11) Washington Redskins. The Eagles entered the  NFC East matchup the week before blowing out the Dallas Cowboys on the road, but were still eliminated from the playoffs. The Skins’ came into the game […]