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Overreactions: Is Andrew Luck really this good ... again?

Is the Colts QB a legit MVP candidate? Has Joe Flacco taken his last Ravens snap? We take on Week 11's biggest questions.

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Takeaways: Steelers, Texans pad division leads

The playoff picture got a bit clearer at the top, while the wild-card races now seem quite muddled. NFL Nation dives into Week 11.

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What makes the Rams' offense special? The Greatest Show on Turf explains

The 1999 Rams demolished the league with their high-powered offense and won a Super Bowl. The current Rams are poised to beat their records. Illustration

The case is clear: Patrick Mahomes is NFL MVP

The claim for Patrick Mahomes as MVP is simple: He led the NFL in yards and TDs entering Week 11, and the 9-1 Chiefs are rolling opposing defenses.

The numbers behind Aaron Donald's pass-rush dominance

The Rams defensive tackle dominates despite getting double-teamed far more often than the NFL's other best pass-rushers. Here's his unique path to crushing quarterbacks.


Barnwell: The injuries turning the playoff race upside down

Alex Smith is out for the season, and Washington's NFC East lead could soon vanish. These are the biggest injuries that changed the NFL landscape.

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Playoff picture: How the NFC, AFC look right now

With back-to-back wins, the Cowboys are on the fringes of the postseason. Here's how the top six looks in each conference.

Sunday's Top Moments

Big Ben dives into end zone for game-winning TD with seconds remaining


Texans extend lead on 101-yard pick-6

Justin Reid intercepts Alex Smith in the end zone and takes it 101 yards for the pick-6.


OBJ uses strong hands to secure 8-yard TD catch


Brees tosses 4 TDs in Saints' drubbing of Eagles


Miller picks off Rivers, returns it 42 yards


Jackson rushes for 117 yards in first career start

Raven's Lamar Jackson rushes for 117 yards, throws for 150 yards and gets a 24-21 win against Bengals.




The bow on Drew Brees' historic career? An MVP trophy in epic season

The 39-year-old Brees is having an extraordinary season, and the Saints are the league's best team. Put No. 9 at No. 1 in the right-minded MVP standings.

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Ezekiel Elliott doing it all for the Cowboys

His stats are easy to admire, but things such as his pass protection might go unnoticed by everyone except his teammates and coaches.

Colt McCoy sad for Alex Smith, ready for opportunity

For almost five years, Colt McCoy has believed Jay Gruden's offense is perfectly suited for him. For the next six weeks, he's getting his chance.

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