Patriots Rip Ravens

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_4606cd1e2f.jpgJim Rogash/Getty Images (BALTIMORE) -- LeGarrette Blount rushed for 76 yards and two touchdowns, helping the New England Patriots rip the Baltimore Ravens, 41-7, Sunday. The Patriots, who've had trouble starting fast this season, scored on three of their first four possessions to take a 17-0 lead into halftime.


Scoreboard Roundup - 12/22/13

11-19-13 SBR A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1387746023284Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NFL: Cincinnati Bengals 42 (10-5) - Minnesota Vikings 14 (4-10-1)

Denver Broncos 37 (12-3) - Houston Texans 13 (2-13)

Tennessee Titans 20 (6-9) - Jacksonville Jaguars 16 (4-11)


Bengals Roll Past Vikings, 42-14, Clinch Playoff Berth

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_eb6a2a9a13.jpgAndy Lyons/Getty Images (CINCINNATI) -- Andy Dalton is in the playoffs for the third consecutive year after the Bengals clinched a playoff berth following their 42-14 win over the Vikings on Sunday. Dalton threw for 366 yards and four touchdown passes in the victory and became only the fifth quarterback in NFL history to make the playoffs in each of his first three seasons.


Panthers Top Saints, 17-13, Clinch Playoff Berth

Getty_S_102712_Cam Newton.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1387756821381Streeter Lecka/Getty Images (CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Cam Newton hit Domenik Hixon with 23 seconds left to give the Panthers (11-4) a 17-13 win over the Saints (10-5) on Sunday. The win also clinched a playoff berth and the only thing that stands between an NFC South title and a first-round bye in the playoffs is a win over the Falcons next Sunday.


Romo Delivers, Cowboys Edge Redskins, 24-23

Getty_S_091412_Tony Romo.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1387756435324Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images (LANDOVER, Md.) -- With the season on the line, Tony Romo made sure the team lived another game when he hit DeMarco Murray on fourth down in the end zone to put the Cowboys up 24-23 over the Redskins with 1:08 remaining in the game. The defense would hold off the Redskins and the Cowboys will play for the NFC East title for the third consecutive year on the final day of the season against the Eagles.