It is the Jimmy Garoppolo Impact once more, and it is a disgrace, as a result of when the schedule was made final spring, this regarded like a pretty, significant recreation with severe playoff implications and a long-awaited revival of a briefly intense rivalry. Sure, this nonetheless means loads for the Seahawks’ wild-card hopes. However Chargers-Steelers may resolve who will get a bye within the AFC playoffs, and the place a possible postseason rematch can be performed.
It is also Ben Roethlisberger vs. Philip Rivers, within the highlight a matchup like that deserves. It is solely the sixth time the 2 2004 first-round quarterbacks have confronted one another. That’s what the NFL’s flex coverage saved, as a substitute of, nicely, Nick Mullens (who already has been on prime-time TV twice). Thanksgiving is over, however be glad about that.