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Barnwell: Flaws for contenders -- Who's dragging down each team

Blake Bortles' up-and-down play is holding back the Jags. The defending champion Eagles have an obvious weakness. These are the flaws for every top team.

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Week 7 takeaways: Eagles’ uphill climb, Jags falling apart

Forget the NFC East. The Eagles are now in a real fight just to make the playoffs. NFL Nation dives into Week 7.

Let's overreact to NFL Week 7: Jaguars should trade for a QB?

After losing for the fourth time in the last five games, should Jacksonville make some moves? We take on Week 7's biggest questions.

NFL Headlines

Mahomes breaks NFL record with 22 TDs in first eight games, leads Chiefs to win

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes threw four TD passes Sunday night, giving him 22 in eight career games and eclipsing Kurt Warner's mark of 21.

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Bengals struggled with the Chiefs' speed, then were embarrassed

The Chiefs had players wide open and the Bengals couldn't get pressure on Patrick Mahomes in a total defensive collapse in Kansas City.

Mahomes tears up Bengals' defense with four TDs


Hunt's ridiculous hurdle sets up TD

Kareem Hunt is relentless on a 21-yard run by completely jumping over a defender and on the next play scores a TD on a pass from Patrick Mahomes.


Hunt says hurdling a defender was 'good and scary'

Kareem Hunt explains how his amazing hurdle in the first quarter set the tone for the Chiefs and provides his thoughts on Patrick Mahomes.


Mahomes leads Chiefs to another dominant victory

Patrick Mahomes throws for 358 yards, four touchdowns and an interception as the Chiefs crush the Bengals 45-10.


Dalton thinks Green was slowed down by double-teams

Andy Dalton was able to connect with A.J. Green early, but he thinks he was limited in the 2nd half because of double-teams.


Reid appreciates his 200th win in the NFL

Andy Reid expresses his emotions on getting his 200th win, including playoffs, in the NFL and says "everybody is involved" in this milestone.


Mahomes says his dad doesn't know he wore his Mets jersey

Patrick Mahomes explains how cool it is to wear his dad's Mets jersey and explains how special it is to play at Arrowhead Stadium in primetime.


Mahomes tosses 4th TD after fumbled snap

Patrick Mahomes fumbles the snap, but recovers quickly and tosses a touchdown to Tyreek Hill.


Parker picks off Dalton for TD

Andy Dalton throws a pass up the middle and it gets intercepted by Ron Parker, who returns it 33 yards for a touchdown.


Sunday's Highlights

Hopkins burns Ramsey for awesome 1-handed snag


Brees throws 500th career TD pass

Drew Brees throws a touchdown pass to Benjamin Watson in the second quarter, the 500th of his career.


Gurley notches 3 TDs in Rams' win

Todd Gurley II runs in two goal-line touchdowns and scores on a Jared Goff screen pass, carrying the Rams to a 39-10 win over the 49ers.


Lamar Jackson gets first career NFL TD

With four seconds left in the second quarter, Lamar Jackson rushes into the end zone to score the first touchdown of his NFL career.


Catanzaro drills 59-yard game-winning FG for Bucs

After missing his last attempt at the end of regulation, Chandler Catanzaro nails a 59-yard field goal in overtime to give the Bucs a 26-23 win over the Browns.


Cousins drops a dime to Robinson for Vikings TD

Kirk Cousins finds Aldrick Robinson in the end zone for another Vikings touchdown in the fourth quarter.


Panthers complete comeback with Olsen's TD

Trailing 17-0 in the fourth quarter, Cam Newton and the Panthers come all the way back capped off by Greg Olsen's 1-yard touchdown.


Johnson rips of 71-yard run for Lions

Kerryon Johnson breaks through and takes off for a 71-yard run to set up a field goal for Detroit.


Dolphins' Drake sprints past defenders for 54-yard TD

Kenyan Drake flies past Detroit defenders and scores on a 54-yard run.


Week 7 Reaction

Vikings stretch past offensive struggles to beat Jets

The Vikings survived their own inability to execute offensively at times to win their third straight game and take over the top spot in the NFC North.

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