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2014 NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS
A-ROD AND THE AUTHOR
January 20, 2014
The Puzzle That Couldn't Be Solved
By S. L. Price
"In a way, A-Rod defeated Richard."
Much More Than Manning-Brady
By TIM LAYDEN
The Road to the Super Bowl Goes Through the Seahawks' Impenetrable D. Here's What the Niners Must Do
By JIM TROTTER
Michael Bennett (72) and Cliff Avril brought the heat on Brees, helping hold an elite offense scoreless for the first three quarters.