The Falcons will try to strengthen their standing in the NFC wild-card chase, while the Jaguars will try to follow up on the good feelings prompted by interim coach Mel Tucker's first victory last week, when Atlanta hosts Jacksonville on Thursday night in the first of two prime-time telecasts this week on NFL Network. On Saturday night, the Dallas Cowboys take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Kickoff is at 8:20 p.m. ET for both games.
Here's what else is on tap for Thursday:
» Get ready for Week 15 with NFL.com's Game Center, featuring videos, stats and previews of all this week's games.
» Stephen J. Dubner, author of "Football Freakonomics", delves into the mystery of home-field advantage to explain why home teams win 57 percent of the time.