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Broncos leap Patriots for No. 1 in Power Rankings

The Broncos, one of five unbeaten teams, regain leaguewide bragging rights by taking over as the No. 1 team in this week's NFL Power Rankings.

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24mPat McManamon

Browns back kicker Parkey after 3-miss debut

The Browns aren't kicking kicker Cody Parkey to the side just yet despite his three missed field goals, including a 46-yarder on the final play of regulation Sunday, as Cleveland lost in Miami.

6hDan Graziano

What we learned, and didn't learn, in Week 3

Ryan Fitzpatrick's six-interception day masked other issues. Did the Jets peak last year? Meanwhile, what's Jared Goff thinking about while other rookie QBs star? Here are Week 3's lessons.

Kellerman: OBJ needs to get temper tantrums under control (1:51)
Kellerman: Cowboys have 'punchers chance to win' with Dez (2:18)
Bettis comes to Peterson's defense (3:06)
Michael Smith: 'The Saints are all we got' (2:52)
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6hTim Fiorvanti

Latest Super Bowl LI odds

Chalk presents the latest odds for every NFL team to win Super Bowl LI, courtesy of the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

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23hBill Barnwell

Stacking the NFL's best defenses

Teams that have started Joe Flacco, Trevor Siemian, Carson Wentz, Sam Bradford, Shaun Hill, Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett have a combined ZERO losses. It's a time to praise defenses.

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1dSharon Katz & Jacob Nitzberg

Best and worst QB performances from Week 3

Aaron Rodgers threw four first half TDs, Ryan Fitzpatrick had six INTs. Check out the best and worst QBs in Week 3 so far, according to Total QBR.

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1dMike Sando

Ranking NFL's surprise teams by sustainability

The Broncos are 3-0 with Trevor Siemian at QB. The Vikings are 3-0 after trading for Sam Bradford. Mike Sando ranks which surprise teams have the best chance of maintaining their success.


Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Delanie Walker on The Midday 180 on JJ Watt: "JJ is back but he's not JJ yet. I'm pretty sure he's going to get to that level."

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NFL waiver claim priority (2/2): 17 CAR 18 ATL 19 DAL 20 NYG 21 OAK 22 GB 23 KC 24 LA 25 SEA 26 HOU 27 PIT 28 BAL 29 PHI 30 DEN 31 MIN 32 NE

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

A source says the Redskins are putting center Kory Lichtensteiger on injured reserve after he suffered a calf injury Sunday. It was initially described as a moderate injury, but the Redskins are signing veteran center John Sullivan today for depth. They also have Spencer Long, who can start at center until, or if, Sullivan is needed to take over.

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NFL updated waiver claim priority (1/2): 1 JAC 2 NO 3 CHI 4 CLE 5 SD 6 DET 7 NYJ 8 ARI 9 BUF 10 IND 11 MIA 12 SF 13 TB 14 CIN 15 TEN 16 WAS

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Delanie Walker on The Midday 180 says "I think it was a one-week thing," missing Oakland game with hamstring injury.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

A source confirms that the Redskins will sign veteran center John Sullivan with questions surrounding starting center Kory Lichtensteiger and his calf injury. The NFL Network first reported the signing.

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HC John Harbaugh and #Ravens staff flying to attend memorial service for former Asst coach Clarence Brooks following today's practice

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

49ers CB Jimmie Ward has a strained quadriceps. Team is calling him week to week. Keith Reaser replaced him on Sunday against Seattle.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Reggie Bush was active but did not play in Sunday's win over the Cardinals. Rex Ryan downplayed his lack of role, saying Monday that the Bills had a package of plays designed for Bush as a receiver but never used them.


Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

QBs Jacoby Brissett (7) and Jimmy Garoppolo (10) go through stretching, light warm-up at the start of practice.