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Champions League Round of 16

Both Manchester City and Arsenal will face incredibly tough opponents when the Champions League round of 16 gets underway in February. City drew Spanish giant Barcelona, while Arsenal will face defending champion Bayern Munich. In other parts of the draw, struggling Italian giant AC Milan will have its hands full with Spanish dark horse Atletico Madrid, while Chelsea will face a tough opponent in Turkish side Galatasaray, which features former Chelsea great Didier Drogba. How do you see the round of 16 playing out?

Which team will advance in this round of 16 matchup?

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  • Which team will advance in this round of 16 matchup?

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  • Which team will advance in this round of 16 matchup?

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  • Which team will advance in this round of 16 matchup?

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  • Which team will advance in this round of 16 matchup?

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  • Which round of 16 matchup are you looking forward to more?

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Which team will win NFC South?

The New Orleans Saints' stay alone atop the NFC South didn't last long. Just a week after the team hammered the Carolina Panthers at the Superdome, New Orleans lost handily at the St. Louis Rams, while the Panthers pushed past the visiting New York Jets. That leaves the two squads in a tenuous tie for the division lead -- tenuous because they play each other again in seven days. What will happen between these two closely matched groups?

Which team will win next Sunday's game at Carolina?

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  • Which team will win the NFC South?

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  • The Saints fell to 3-4 on the road Sunday, and likely must play at least one playoff game away from New Orleans. Are they legitimate Super Bowl contenders?

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  • Are the Panthers legitimate Super Bowl contenders?

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  • How will the Saints fare this season?

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  • How will the Panthers fare this season?

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  • How worried should Panthers fans be about what the team is calling a minor toe injury to Cam Newton, sustained in the first half Sunday?

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Which team will win the NFC?

In the afternoon, the San Francisco 49ers exacted revenge -- through a close call -- on the Seattle Seahawks team that thrashed them earlier in the season. At night, the New Orleans Saints put a thunderous stop to the Carolina Panthers' eight-game winning streak, moving a game up in the NFC South race. Who will take these divisions? Is Seattle your pick to win the NFC championship?

  • What do you make of the 49ers' 19-17 home win over the Seahawks on Sunday?

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  • Which team will win the Saints-Panthers rematch on Dec. 22 at Carolina?

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  • What chance do the 49ers have of catching the Seahawks for the NFC West title?

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  • Which team will win the NFC South?

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  • Which of these teams will most likely miss the playoffs?

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  • Which team will win the NFC?

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NFL Week 14 -- Panthers at Saints

The New Orleans Saints' consolation prize for a blowout loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday? A home game against the team that might just steal away the NFC South title. That's right, Cam Newton & Co. have won eight in a row, pulling even with Drew Brees' team atop the division. Oh, and these teams meet again at Carolina in two weeks.

  • Which team will win Sunday's game in New Orleans?

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  • When will the Panthers' winning streak come to an end?

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  • Which team will win the NFC South?

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  • Which game are/were you anticipating most?

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  • In which unit do you have more confidence right now?

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  • The Saints are averaging 33.2 points at home and 18.8 points on the road. How many will they score at home versus the Panthers?

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  • Can the Saints get to the Super Bowl this year if they don't have home-field advantage in the playoffs?

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  • Will the Saints suffer at all from their travel delay getting out of Seattle on a short week?

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NFL: Saints at Seahawks

The Saints travel to Seattle on Monday night to take on the Seahawks in what could be an NFC Championship Game preview. The Seahawks' defense has been airtight, but the absence of Brandon Browner and Walter Thurmond III could be all Drew Brees needs to have a big game in one of the loudest and most difficult stadiums on the road. Will the Seahawks extend their winning streak to seven games? Cast your vote now!

Which team will win on Monday Night Football? (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN)

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  • Who will get the better of this matchup?

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  • How much will the absences of DBs Brandon Browner (suspended for season) and Walter Thurmond III (4 games) hurt Seattle's defense?

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  • Which is the best team in the NFC?

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  • Which team has the best home-field advantage in the NFL?

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  • Is Russell Wilson an elite quarterback?

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  • When all are healthy, who is the best tight end in the NFL?

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