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PFW Online: Vol. 27, Issue 22

Published: 2012-12-31
Cover Date: January 6, 2013
This is the issue for wild-card previews and Week 17 game coverage.


See how we rank the 12 playoff teams as they begin their road to New Orleans. We tell you each team’s keys to offense, keys to defense, player to watch and what must happen for them to win the Super Bowl.


We take a look at the job performance for each of the men who served in a head-coaching capacity for an NFL team in 2012, analyze their positives and negatives and give them an overall grade.


We break down the four wild-card playoff games on tap for the first weekend of the NFL postseason. Get our exclusive in-depth analysis of the key matchups and what to look for in each contest.


  • The Way We See It
  • Power rankings
  • Way We Hear It
  • Audibles
  • Opinion: Editorial, letters, Publisher's Pen
  • Columnists: Arthur Arkush, Barry Jackson
  • Fantasy football playoff preview
  • Handicapper's Corner: Staff selections, Mike Wilkening column
  • Week 17 game coverage
  • AFC statistical leaders
  • NFC statistical leaders
  • Team statistics
  • Team rankings
  • NFL transactions
  • Dan Arkush's A-bombs
  • NFList: How have fired head coaches from 2011 fared as assistants in ’12?

Next issue: Monday, January 7, 2013

PFW Online

PFW Online is the electronic version of our Pro Football Weekly print newsmagazine.

We publish 30 issues throughout the year, weekly during the season and monthly during the offseason, and these issues are made available to PFW Online members in PDF format.

Since our electronic edition is always available by 7 p.m. ET on the day that it's published, it's your fastest way to get an issue of Pro Football Weekly.

You'll have access to everything in our print edition in the same familiar look and feel, plus a fully-searchable and easy way to enjoy it.