TALE OF THE TAPE

Sports

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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: 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.

  3. EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to their game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on September 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Megatron Transformers
    Injured Calvin Johnson Or Broken Megatron Toy, Which Is Worse?

    Calvin Johnson, the NFL’s Megatron, is a little banged up. But is that worse than a broken Megatron Transformer toy?

  4. ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 7: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs up field against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. A costume of character Darth Vader from the Star Wars film series is displayed during the presentation of the exhibition "Star Wars Identities" at the Cite du Cinema in Saint-Denis, outside Paris, on February 13, 2014. Divided in 3 major themes "Origins, Influences and Choice" through which are explored 10 components of human identity, the exhibition displays more than 200 original pieces from the archives of Lucas Arts Museum, including models, props, costumes and sketches who built the Star Wars universe created by George Lucas. The exhibition runs through February 15 - June 30, 2014 at the Cite du Cinema, French acclaimed director, producer and screenwriter Luc Besson's vast 170-million-euro ($230-million) "Film City" studio complex.
    Adrian Peterson Or Anakin Skywalker, Worse Fall From Grace?

    Adrian Peterson’s fall from grace has been epic. But does it measure up to that of Anakin Skywalker aka Darth Vader?

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At St. Louis Rams

    The 49ers have rebounded with back-to-back hard-earned victories over the Eagles and Chiefs, but it seems there is still a lot of work to do before this team is back on track.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Diego Chargers At Oakland Raiders

    The Chargers begin a three-week tour of the AFC West with this road trip to Oakland.