"But the thing in the back of your head, you just know if you lose, you go home. So whatever you have to do to prepare throughout the week through that Sunday, that'll be the easy part."
Tell that to the bye teams that went bye-bye in years past.
AP Pro Football Writer Arnie Stapleton in Denver, National Writer Nancy Armour in Green Bay, Wis., and Sports Writer Jon Krawczynski in Minneapolis contributed to this story.
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