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Tweet Follow me The NFL has a great press release called “NFL Wildcard: What To Look For.” Here is the NFL summary from NFLMedia.com: WHAT TO LOOK FOR – WILD CARD WEEKEND FROM WILD CARD TO SUPER BOWL: Winners in the Wild Card round have won the Super Bowl seven times, and at least one Super Bowl participant in five of the past six years played a Wild Card game. Last year, the Green Bay Packers won four playoff games to become the second No. 6 seed to win the Super Bowl. In 2008, the NFC No. 4 seed...

Tweet Follow me The surprising Houston Texans are dealing with a new surprise: starting quarterback Matt Schaub is out for the rest of the 2011 NFL Season with something called a Lisfranc Injury. Now, USC grad and National Champion Matt Leinart steps in for his first NFL regular season game start in two years. And what is a Lisfranc injury? Foothealth reports: LisfrancThe Lisfranc joint is the point at which the metatarsal bones (long bones that lead up to the toes) and the tarsal bones (bones in the arch) connect....

Tweet Follow me Brandon Meriweather has been cut loose by the New England Patriots as reported by The Boston Globe. The decision was made by coach Bill Belichick since the NFL has a mandated 53 player roster. There is no doubt that Meriweather has been a hard worker and a great player, so it is a bit unclear as to why he was cut loose: “His tenure with the team got off to a rocky start thanks to a couple of incidents during Meriweather’s time at the University of Miami: during a brawl with Florida International,...