AFC, NFC title games draw lackluster TV ratings

Good thing the NFL can count on the Super Bowl between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots drawing more attention than the NFC and AFC title games.

According to, Atlanta’s 44-21 beatdown of the Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship drew an overnight rating of 27.4. When the Patriots took on the Broncos during the same time slot last year, that game racked up a 31.8 overnight rating.

The NFL and the NFL Players Association on Wednesday announced results from the investigation, which found Dolphins physicians and an unaffiliated medical consultant did not notice Moore was bleeding from the mouth, a symptom of a concussion, before allowing him to re-enter and finish the game.

Head coach Dan Quinn said enduring labor pains to support the team at the Georgia Dome embodied the toughness he expects from his players, which is why Katie Levitre earned the game ball.

We gave Andy Levitre’s wife a game ball because it was a week late, and we put ‘ultimate toughness’ on it, Quinn said. She had gone into labor during the game, but waited it out. So we thought that was definitely worth the game ball. … She doesn’t know that yet, so if she’s watching, Andy will bring that today.

According to Andy Levitre, he didn’t even know his wife was in labor until a Falcons staff member told him after the game.

I went and showered up, came outside, we went home for like an Cheap Jerseys And Snapbacks hour, went to the hospital and then she gave birth, Levitre told Fox 5 Atlanta.

Daughter Lily Gene Levitre was born Jan. 15 at 12:07 a.m. ET. Both Katie and Cheap Jerseys China NHL Lily celebrated the Falcons’ NFC title win over the Packers one week later at home.