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All right, so maybe it was a mild overstatement to proclaim that it’s all about the quarterbacks in the NFL playoffs.That certainly wasn’t the case on Saturday in the divisional round, when Seattle and New England won handily at home in difficult weather without needing heroic contributions from the men under center.The Seahawks and Patriots used old-fashioned …

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The NFL set a record for points in the 2013 season.Teams averaged 23.4 points a game, the most ever. Eleven teams scored 400 points or more, or at least 25 points a game. To put that in local perspective, the Bills have scored 400 or more points only six times in their history, the last time in 1998. Buffalo has averaged fewer than 23.4 points nine straight seasons.For the…

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What are the chances that any of the four winners on the NFL’s wild-card weekend will take home the Lombardi Trophy come Feb. 2 at MetLife Stadium?Surpringly good. Six of the last eight Super Bowl champions played on wild-card weekend including the last three (Ravens, Giants and Packers).Playoff seedings are almost meaningless, it turns out. Since 2002 only two No. 1…

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Only five players repeated as first-team All-Pro picks on this voter’s ballot for the Associated Press NFL All-Pro team. One constant is at quarterback, where Denver’s Peyton Manning was the obvious pick. It was the seventh first-team All-Pro selection of Manning’s 15-year career, an amazing feat. The other repeaters on this ballot were receivers A.J. Gre…