NFL divisional round preview: QB battles young and old, and of course, Nick Foles

The wild-card round provided football fans with an interesting mix of games. Indianapolis was dominant, the Cowboys outslugged the Seahawks in a battle of mirror-image teams, the Chargers utilized a unique defensive game plan to befuddle Lamar Jackson and the Ravens, and Nick Foles did it again — albeit with an “assist” from Cody Parkey, whose name is now etched next to Blair Walsh and Scott Norwood in an unfortunate pantheon. The divisional round promises several intriguing matchups, including some potentially explosive quarterback duels. Andrew Luck takes on Patrick Mahomes in a battle of young(er) guns, Philip Rivers faces off against Tom Brady in a duel of aging stars, Dak Prescott tries to get the Cowboys back within a win of the Super Bowl, while Jared Goff and the Rams try to get right, and the reigning Super Bowl MVP, Nick Foles, takes on Drew Brees, arguably the league’s best quarterback this season. Oh, and Indianapolis and Philadelphia are both bidding to become the first No. 6 seeds to make it to

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