Not the best games ever but a great day of football nonetheless. Here's what I saw today. How about you? The Lions Offense Awakens: Stafford nearly threw for 400 yards, Megatron catches 11 passes for 146 yards and 2 TDs, and the running game materialised in the form of Joique Bell. They have been criticized for their lack of offense for the past few weeks but they found the answer and showed why they can't be disregarded in this year's playoff race. The Bears Defense stinks: They simply got shredded in all aspects tonight and on the road the Bears defense is simply terrible. They will not win games with this defense hands down. The Bears Offense Talented but No Results: The Bears were contained all night with the lone exception of Alshon Jeffrey's two TDs in the first half. Forte only got 6 carries for 5 yards and you simply cannot just give up on the run like that no matter how good the opponent's run defense is... unless you are Tom Brady and the Pats. The Cowboys Defense is a Liability: The Cowboys defense has been pretty good for most of the season, doing enough to win, but they have been exposed by the Giants last week and the Eagles this week. The Cowboys offense may be vaunted but they need to be perfect if they want to win with this defense. The Seahawks Back To Championship Form: My Niners were lost today but you have to give the Seahawks a lot of the credit. They came to play and simply outplayed the Niners in all facets of the game. The Seahawks defense was playing sound and Beast Mode was back at it today pounding for hard earned yards. The Niners chances of making it to the playoffs took a big hit while the Seahawks look to make some noise this year once again.
Some Thoughts From the Thanksgiving Games
@WAYNEPiper dude your Caps scared me lol Either way, I think that your points make sense. The Cardinals seem to really be the only team that I think have a chance at taking out the Hawks. I am not sure about the Patriots being in the driver's seat, though
I think it is going to be hard for anyone in the NFC to unseat the Hawks. The Boys dont have the defense (if they make it). The Packers have the same problem. The Cardinals have a strong D, but I just dont trust their O without Palmer. Then who is left? The Eagles. This team could come together at the right time, but if they don't I just dont see anyone taking the Hawks out