Expanded NFL playoffs eyed for 2015

Updated: October 9, 2013, 12:03 PM ET
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Roger Goodell said Tuesday that the NFL's competition committee will make it a priority to examine an expanded playoff field in 2014 with two teams possibly added to the postseason field by the 2015 season.

The commissioner commented at the league's owners meetings in Washington in conjunction with thoughts on reducing the number of preseason games.

"How do we continue to make sure the regular-season games are incredibly important each week, but also, how can we create more ...

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