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The Miami Miracle helped to kill many parlays that included the Patriots, leading to another winning weekend for Vegas sportsbooks. Here are the notable bets.

Notable bets: Dolphins, Raiders help books to winning weekend

The Miami Miracle helped to kill many parlays that included the Patriots, leading to another winning weekend for Vegas sportsbooks. Here are the notable bets. [http://www.espn.com]

In an era of prolific passing attacks, the Seahawks are following an old formula by leaning on a good defense and a power running game.

Salty Seahawks could wreak havoc in the postseason

In an era of prolific passing attacks, the Seahawks are following an old formula by leaning on a good defense and a power running game. [http://www.espn.com]

A huge Week 13 jump in offensive holding follows a trend of numerous intentional officiating manipulations from the NFL. But why?

The NFL's odd offensive holding blip: What happened

A huge Week 13 jump in offensive holding follows a trend of numerous intentional officiating manipulations from the NFL. But why? [http://www.espn.com]

Dallas has won five straight with Cooper, who turned in a game for the ages in Sunday's win over the Eagles.

By the numbers: Cowboys trade for Amari Cooper is measuring up

Dallas has won five straight with Cooper, who turned in a game for the ages in Sunday's win over the Eagles. [http://www.espn.com]

Patrick Mahomes has been practicing his no-look pass since college. Andy Reid says it takes a player with Ted Williams-like vision to pull it off.

The genesis of Patrick Mahomes' no-look pass and why it works

Patrick Mahomes has been practicing his no-look pass since college. Andy Reid says it takes a player with Ted Williams-like vision to pull it off. [http://www.espn.com]

Move over, Patriots-Steelers. This season's marquee matchup goes through Kansas City in a game that could determine more than just the conference's No. 1 seed.

How the West will be won: AFC's game of the year is Thursday night

Move over, Patriots-Steelers. This season's marquee matchup goes through Kansas City in a game that could determine more than just the conference's No. 1 seed. [http://www.espn.com]

Jared Goff's shocking four-interception outing grounded the Rams' offense. Here are the week's best and worst QB performances.

Week 14's best, worst QBs: Rookie version of Goff shows up again

Jared Goff's shocking four-interception outing grounded the Rams' offense. Here are the week's best and worst QB performances. [http://www.espn.com]

The two third-year QBs' careers are forever linked. The Eagles and Rams meet again Sunday with Goff and Wentz trying to add to their young resumes.

Wentz vs. Goff: The highs, lows and future of the NFL's top, young QB rivalry

The two third-year QBs' careers are forever linked. The Eagles and Rams meet again Sunday with Goff and Wentz trying to add to their young resumes. [http://www.espn.com]

The Texans changed quarterback starters 20 times during the receiver's first six seasons in the league. Things are much different with Deshaun Watson.

DeAndre Hopkins is finally out of the QB wilderness. Now what?

The Texans changed quarterback starters 20 times during the receiver's first six seasons in the league. Things are much different with Deshaun Watson. [http://www.espn.com]

The 49ers will place veteran receiver Pierre Garcon on injured reserve, ending his season prematurely because of injury for the second season in a row.

49ers WR Garcon to have season-ending surgery

The 49ers will place veteran receiver Pierre Garcon on injured reserve, ending his season prematurely because of injury for the second season in a row. [http://www.espn.com]