A look at teams that rested starters after clinching home field, and how they fare in the playoffs

Last December, with the Philadelphia Eagles about to wrap up home field advantage throughout the playoffs, we wrote that the Birds might be wise not to rest their starters in a meaningless Week 17 game, as recent history had shown that that strategy can — and more often did — backfire.

from PhillyVoice http://bit.ly/2TErpro


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