40 things we learned in Week 15 of the 2017 NFL season

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Check out the top moments that helped define the outcomes of Sunday’s matchups.
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The 40 things we learned from Week 15 of the NFL season:

1. Centralized replay review from New York doesn’t work. Saw it in Charlotte, saw it in Pittsburgh. More later … after we cool off …

2. Fitting, then, that Sunday would end with one of football’s most widely-loathed calls: the dreaded touchback after a fumble out of the end zone. Yes, Derek Carr appeared to lose the ball while extending it. But no, no one (save for a few Cowboys fans at this exact moment) likes that rule.

3. With RB Todd Gurley scoring a career-high four TDs, the Rams went into the Seahawks’ backyard and won 42-7, establishing themselves as the new bullies of the NFC West.

4. The Jaguars are going to the playoffs. Repeat, the Jaguars are going to the playoffs after securing their first postseason berth in 10 years Sunday after completing a season sweep of the Texans….

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