TALE OF THE TAPE

NFL

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    Tale Of The Tape: Houston Texans At Pittsburgh Steelers

    The Texans have been pushing hard in recent weeks and nearly got the best of the Cowboys and the Colts, but they couldn’t get past either one.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At Denver Broncos

    The 49ers have gotten off to a halting start this year, and they have not played their best football even in the games they have won.

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    Tale Of The Tape: New York Giants At Dallas Cowboys

    Eli Manning and the Giants took it on the chin in their Week Six loss at Philadelphia, and they won’t have any time to sit back and feel sorry for themselves in this game at Dallas.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Arizona Cardinals At Oakland Raiders

    The Cardinals continue to write a winning script, and the best aspect of their 30-20 victory over the Washington Redskins in Week Six was the return of quarterback Carson Palmer following his shoulder and nerve problems.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Kansas City Chiefs At San Diego Chargers

    The Chiefs are going to have to play their best game if they are going to compete with the rampaging Chargers on their homefield.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Seattle Seahawks At St. Louis Rams

    Russell Wilson has to contend with significant adversity for the first time in his NFL career after the Seahawks lost at home to the Dallas Cowboys in Week Six.