Adrian Peterson's quest for the single-season rushing yardage record -- not to mention the Minnesota Vikings' hopes of reaching the postseason -- head to Houston, where the Texans aim to secure home-field advantage in the AFC playoffs. The Baltimore Ravens host the New York Giants in a crucial interconference showdown. The Dallas Cowboys and New Orleans Saints face a virtual elimination game. And, before it's time to open Christmas gifts, football fans will receive a real holiday treat when the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers meet in the exciting conclusion to Week 16.
NFL Week 7 underdogs: Making the case for six teams to beat the odds
Will Ja'Marr Chase and the Bengals push the Ravens in Baltimore? Can Derrick Henry carry the Titans over the back-to-back AFC champion Chiefs? Marc Sessler makes the case for six underdogs in Week 7.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 7: Dak Prescott among three QBs reaching new highs
Dak Prescott played some of the best football of his career in the Cowboys' win over New England. David Carr looks into why Dak and two other QBs are reaching new highs, and why another is at a low point. Plus, updated top 15 offensive player rankings heading into Week 7.
NFL Power Rankings, Week 7: Cardinals reclaim No. 1 spot; Browns stumble out of top 10
Dan Hanzus provides a fresh batch of NFL Power Rankings -- with a change at the top for the fourth straight week! Meanwhile, the Titans jump into the top 10, as the Browns stumble to their lowest slot of the year.
2022 NFL Draft order: Eagles holding three of top 11 picks
Where will your team be picking in the 2022 NFL Draft? Dan Parr and Chase Goodbread provide a look at the updated first-round order along with needs for every squad.
These Cowboys are different, Aaron Rodgers is the same, and the Steelers are still lame
What did Dallas' wild win at New England tell us about these Cowboys? How impressive was the Raiders' first performance since Jon Gruden's resignation? Is it time to believe in the Steelers again? Adam Schein sorts Week 6 results into one of two categories: BIG DEAL or NO BIG DEAL.
Raiders show resilience after trying week with decisive win over Broncos
After an extremely challenging week, the Raiders responded with a decisive victory over the Broncos on Sunday. Jim Trotter provides a look at what the win means for the franchise.
No Kliff, no problem: Undermanned Cardinals show off character, pummel Browns to remain undefeated
The Arizona Cardinals showed Sunday why they're the class of the NFC. Jeffri Chadiha explains how Arizona -- sans head coach Kliff Kingsbury -- improved to 6-0 with a resounding win over the Cleveland Browns.
Ravens make young season's loudest statement in 34-6 throttling of Chargers
Sunday's hyped matchup between Lamar Jackson's Ravens and Justin Herbert's Chargers ended up being no contest, with Baltimore romping to a 34-6 win. After the loudest statement of the young season, Judy Battista writes, it's time for everyone to give Baltimore the respect it deserves.
Bears headline four sneaky contenders; will Baker Mayfield, Odell Beckham Jr. ever find harmony?
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies four sneaky playoff contenders. Plus, a look at the lack of chemistry between Baker Mayfield and Odell Beckham Jr., the latest example of why the preseason shouldn't be blown out of proportion and the rookie who's giving one of the league's top teams exactly what it needed.
Time to worry about the 2-3 Kansas City Chiefs? Plus, my favorite upset pick for Week 6
With the Chiefs sitting in the AFC West cellar at 2-3, is it time to worry about the back-to-back AFC champions? Cynthia Frelund digs into Kansas City's slow start. Plus, an upset pick for Sunday and more.
NFL Week 6 bold predictions: Cardinals suffer first loss, Lions bank first win
Will the Browns hand the Cardinals their first loss of the season? Do the 0-5 Lions get off the schneid? Can ANYONE contain Derrick Henry? NFL Network analysts make bold predictions for Week 6 of the 2021 NFL season.