FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The Patriots have traded an undisclosed 2022 draft pick to the Detroit Lions for cornerback Michael Jackson.
Quarterback Jake Delhomme completed 18-of-29 passes for 273 yards and a touchdown, running back Stephen Davis rushed 26 times for 104 yards, and wide receiver Steve Smith caught five passes for 135 yards and a touchdown. NFC Championship at Philadelphia In just their ninth season of existence, the Panthers claimed a bid to Super Bowl XXXVIII by defeating the Philadelphia Eagles 14-3 at Lincoln Financial Field in the NFC Championship game.
Todd Archer supplied the answer for the Cowboys to the question of what would constitute a successful season. Simple — get to the playoffs. There have been previous Cowboys’ seasons that have had “Super Bowl or bust” feelings to them, but considering coach Mike McCarthy did not have a traditional offseason to fully implement his program, the expectations should be dialed back.