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9 Of The Greatest Individual Performances In The Divisional Round

Mon Jan 09 13:58:40 EST 2017 | SportsGrid
Now that we’re through the wild card round of the playoffs, the remaining eight teams can be definitively described as the eight best teams in the NFL this year. It’s for that reason that the playoffs always really heat up in the divisional round; the stakes are higher and the competition is better. In fact this is the round that has featured some of the greatest performances in postseason history, many of which have taken place in the 21st century. Tanya Ray Fox is a sportswriter and producer w..

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