TALE OF THE TAPE

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    Tale Of The Tape: Minnesota Vikings At Chicago Bears

    The Vikings don’t look very impressive from an offensive point of view at this point in the season, but there is some progress being made with rookie Teddy Bridgewater at quarterback.

  2. CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 6 : Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns celebrates a touchdown during the third quarter of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on November 6, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. windswept tree
    More Dignified: Losing To Cleveland Browns Or Strong Gust Of Wind?

    The fading Bengals lost to the surging Browns, not really an NFL powerhouse. Is it more dignified to lose to the Browns or a gust of wind?

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    Who Takes Floyd Of Rosedale, Gophers Or Iowa?

    A victory for the Gophers could be a springboard for the last month of the season. A win for Iowa builds confidence for the program and would give the Hawkeyes two straight wins after a bad loss to Maryland two weeks ago. So who will take Floyd of Rosedale this year?

  4. ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 02: Carson Palmer #3 of the Arizona Cardinals throws against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter at AT&T Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Greg Holland #56 of the Kansas City Royals walks off of the mound after pitching in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Seven of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.
    Arizona Cardinals Or Kansas City Royals The Better Cinderella Story?

    The Arizona Cardinals lead the NFC with a 7-1 record. How do they compare to the Kansas City Royals, this year’s other Cinderella team?

  5. JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 19: Buster Skrine #22 of the Cleveland Browns makes an interception during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on October 19, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. Happy car dealer holding car keys
    ‘Play Like a Brown’ Promo Vs. Car Dealership Promos, Which Is Weirder?

    The Cleveland Browns, to psyche up defenders, give dog collars and bones for Brown-like plays. Is this weirder than what car dealerships do?

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    Tale Of The Tape: Washington Redskins At Minnesota Vikings

    The Redskins have put together an impressive season from a statistical perspective, as they are among the highest-ranked teams on both offense and defense (top six in both areas).