NFL Week 7 viewer's guide

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The New York Jets and New England Patriots renew their not-exactly friendly rivalry. The Jets and Patriots join the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins at 3-3 and tied in the AFC East. The Houston Texans host the Baltimore Ravens in the only matchup of AFC teams that are over .500. This is historic, as this is the first time in NFL history that a conference has had two or fewer teams above .500 at any point following Week 2. Adding more intrigue to Week 7 is Robert Griffin III's first crack at the defending Super Bowl champions and two key divisional games being playing in prime time.

    • Baltimore at Houston

      Sun 1:00 p.m. ET, CBS Get Tickets
    • Why you should care:

      There are only two teams in the AFC that are over .500, and these are them. One team is coming off a win in which it suffered monumental injuries. The other is coming off its first loss. Fans will learn much about the resiliency of whichever team comes out ahead. More ...
    • Who will win:

      Elliot Harrison predicts a Texans victory. See more experts predictions and make your own picks with NFL Weekly Pick 'Em
    • Fantasy implications:

      Just because the Ravens defense is chock full of injuries doesn't mean Matt Schaub is a smart play for Week 7. Michael Fabiano examines in Start 'Em, Sit 'Em.
    • Top five picks to click:

      » ATL picks: Unanimous for Texans
      » Bemoaning Texans' first loss
      » 'Sound FX': Flacco flaps his wings
      » The NFL Season: Ayanbadejo speaks out
      » Forecast Center: Projections for Ravens-Texans
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