View Full Version : Need a Nfl History Lesson. Help i am nervous.

01-11-2009, 03:18 PM
Have all four home teams ever all lost before in the divisonal round? I hope not. So far they have all lost and we can't win a 4:15 game. Good news is that kickoff is at 4:45. The cards are against us. Go Steelers T minus 27 minutes.

01-11-2009, 03:20 PM
NOW The Giants go down. Geez.

The Steelers are the last home team left. Here's to avoiding history tonight.

01-11-2009, 03:23 PM
Fox.said at the end three top seeds have never been knocked this early.

01-11-2009, 03:26 PM
All I've been able to find are the records of all the playoff games on wikipedia ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NFL_Playoff_Results

it doesn't list the seed of the winners of those games though, so I think it would take a good bit of researching to figure that out. I would have thought by now that some broadcaster would have brought it up by now, but no one I've heard has.

One stat I did find interesting though is that of all the teams left in the playoffs, the Steelers have the best W/L percentage at 28-19 (.596).

Carolina ( 6-3) and Baltimore (5-2) were the only ones that had better percentages, but obviously have been in far fewer playoff games.

01-11-2009, 03:43 PM
Who cares? In 05 no one had ever done what the Steelers did, that's all you need to know.