Tale Of The Tape: Oakland Raiders At St. Louis Rams
The Raiders played a strong game in gaining their first win of the season over their arch-rivals from Kansas City, and rookie quarterback Derek Carr deserves much of the credit for leading the game-winning drive and also hanging in and improving throughout the long season.
Tale Of The Tape: Seattle Seahawks At San Francisco 49ers
The Seahawks made their championship run last year because of Russell Wilson’s outstanding leadership and athleticism, not as a result of his arm strength or downfield passing.
Tale Of The Tape: Baltimore Ravens At New Orleans Saints
The Ravens are dependent on Joe Flacco to play his best football down the stretch if they are going to make a run at the AFC North title. Flacco is certainly capable of getting hot and putting big numbers up on the scoreboard.
Tale Of The Tape: Dallas Cowboys At New York Giants
The Cowboys have been one of the bigger surprises in the league this year, but their sharp start could go to waste if they can’t come through in games like this.
Tale Of The Tape: Washington Redskins At San Francisco 49ers
The Redskins pulled off one of the most disappointing performances of the season as they were coming off a bye week and had the lowly Tampa Bay Bucs at FedEx Field and they couldn’t even stay close.
Tale Of The Tape: Miami Dolphins At Denver Broncos
The Dolphins are a solid team and they appear to be getting better. However, they are going to be tested against an angry Broncos team that has lost two of its last three games.