NFL: Week 15 Recap With Jay Mariotti

NFL: Week 15 Recap With Jay Mariotti

The Mariotti Show streams live M-F noon to 3 ET.

– One outstanding team, Seattle, and a lot of skittish teams in limbo
– Failed opportunities by Dallas, Philly, NE, Cincy, New Orleans

– Somebody should be fired. This collapse was that ugly.
– Romo, Cowboys officially biggest joke in league, blow huge halftime lead
– Surest bet in league: They will self-destruct in December
– Do not defend Romo … two INTS, last 3 minutes
– Checked out of run on second INT
– Cowboys didn’t run at end, on in 2nd half, when could bleed clock
– Murray was gaining seven per carry all day
– How throw 48 times when lead 26-3, 29-10, 36-24 in second half?
– Bryant, storms off, apologizes on Twitter
– Defense continues to be god-awful
– Jones, ultimately the problem, won’t talk Garrett, blames media
– Packers win without Rodgers, get him back this week?
– Lacy, big-time RB
– Flynn bails them out again

– Would have locked down NFC East, but defense gagged again in Minnesota
– No Adrian Peterson, Gerhart, lost to Matts Cassell and Asiata. Ugh.

– After all the tumult, Dolphins positioned for playoffs
– Give Philbin credit for settling ship, amid bullying probe
– Brady’s latest comeback bid foiled
– Can’t win on road in playoffs, 20 ppg
– Cursed afterward, left early, missed Gronkowski red zone, frystrated
– Patriots blow shot at No. 1 seed, should be No. 2 seed with Cincy loss

– Had chance to get No. 2 seed, typically flopped
– Look like No. 3 AFC team, vs. Miami-Baltimore survivor
– Weren’t ready to play, 2-10 in last 12 divisional road games

– Aren’t same team on road, have to go to Carolina
– Average 33 at home, 18 on road
– May end up with No. 5 seed, on road
– Brees 3 picks, 2 in first two series, numbers way down on road
– First 7 games, Saints forced 15 TOs for 48 pts. 0 sacks, TOs Sunday, only two takeways last seven games. Bad sign.

– Host Saints next week, say they’re better
– Win next two, get No. 2 seed

– Cutler was right call, though started slowly with two INTs
– Reports of division in locker room, Glazer is Urlacher buddy
– Cutler future still up in air, won’t franchise-tag him

– Cousins, three turnovers vs. Atl defense with 5 rookies
– Seven Washington TOs, distractions in QB change
– If showcasing Cousins, shouldn’t go to OT?

– Get a taste of Super Bowl venue in seven weeks
– There was snowstorm Sat, field clear, Wilson wanted to play in snow
– 23-0 shutout, held Giants to 181
– 6-2 on road, 6-0 at home, who’s going to beat them? Maybe SF, that’s it
– Sherman admits, thought about Super Bowl in NY
– Wilson, soaring as MVP candidate, still behind Manning

– Eli, really regressing last two years, 25 more INTs
– Manning tells media to watch tape, not all his fault
– Time for overhaul
– Coughlin, does he want to be part of this?
– Lawrence Taylor says it’s time for Coughlin to go

– Maintain the course, look like No. 6 NFC seed whatever
– Kaepernick, just wins, hands ball to Gore, pass and run

– Look like No. 5 AFC seed, at Indianapolis
– Jamaal Charles, best back in league
– Reid, remarkable job, after Belcher, turnover in front office
– Defense getting healthier — threat to Denver in second round?

– Huge game, although more mediocrity
– D-Day for Jim Schwartz, job future, after Chi and GB wins
– Baltimore has struggled on road, 1-4
– Calvin Johnson, 28, called “old” by Matt Elam, 22. Dumb.

– Schiano, falling apart again. Fired Dungy, Gruden, keep him?
– Shanahan, Frazier, Munchak, Allen, Ryan

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