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Playoff Preview
Compiled by Gene Menez, David Sabino and Jason Steinthal
December 11, 2006
You've worked too hard to blow it now. Time to hunker down and study key matchups, game-by-game and player-by-player, for three make-or-break weeks
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December 11, 2006

Playoff Preview

You've worked too hard to blow it now. Time to hunker down and study key matchups, game-by-game and player-by-player, for three make-or-break weeks

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The division will be wrapped up and Baltimore will want to keep starter Jamal Lewis fresh for the playoffs, especially against the seething Steelers.

BY THE NUMBERS

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TD passes for the Packers' Brett Favre in 25 career games against the Vikings, the most he has thrown against any team.

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Field goals allowed by the Redskins this season, the most in the league. That's good news for the Rams' Jeff Wilkins, who ranks second in scoring among kickers.

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Consecutive games against the Dolphins in which the Jets' Laveranues Coles has had a TD catch. When the teams hooked up in Week 6, Coles had 106 receiving yards and two TDs.

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Touchdown passes for the Colts' Peyton Manning in nine career games against the Texans. Fifteen of those scores have come in the last five meetings.

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Rushing touchdowns allowed by the Cardinals' D in six road games this season. The 49ers' Frank Gore scored twice the last time the teams met, at Arizona in Week 1.

FANTASY FORECAST: GAME-BY-GAME

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