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AFC (1) (Application Foundation Classes) A class library from Microsoft that provides an application framework and graphics, graphical user interface (GUI) and multimedia routines for Java programmers.  teams have won six of the last seven Super Bowls, including the last four

Indianapolis Indianapolis (ĭn'dēənă`pəlĭs), city (1990 pop. 731,327), state capital and seat of Marion co., central Ind., on the White River; selected 1820 as the site of the state capital (which was moved there in 1825), inc. 1847.  are the only team to have made the play-offs for the last five seasons

Apart from new franchise Houston, Buffalo are the only AFC team who have not made the play-offs in the 21st century

Baltimore Baltimore, city (1990 pop. 736,014), N central Md., surrounded by but politically independent of Baltimore co., on the Patapsco River estuary, an arm of Chesapeake Bay; inc. 1745.  gave up just 264.1 yards per game last season, the best in the league by a clear 19.5 yards

St Louis will travel more miles this season than any other team - a whopping 34,352. By contrast, the New York Jets
    The New York Jets are a professional American football team based in the New York metropolitan area. They are members of the Eastern Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL).
     will clock up only 9,186 miles

    For the first time, three teams - Philadelphia, New Orleans New Orleans (ôr`lēənz –lənz, ôrlēnz`), city (2006 pop. 187,525), coextensive with Orleans parish, SE La., between the Mississippi River and Lake Pontchartrain, 107 mi (172 km) by water from the river mouth; founded  and Baltimore - went from worst to first in their divisions last season. It was the fifth time since 2000 that two teams performed the feat

    Seven clubs reached the play-offs last year after missing out in 2005. It was the tenth consecutive year that at least five teams did so

    The average points per game last season was 41.3

    117 of 256 regular-season games (46 per cent) were decided by seven or fewer points

    Seattle, in 2006, were the only Super Bowl runners-up in the last six seasons to even reach the next year's play-offs
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    Title Annotation:Sports
    Publication:The Racing Post (London, England)
    Date:Sep 6, 2007
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