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Wentz or Prescott? NFL execs make their pick

"I'd take either one right now, sign a 10-year contract and go," one GM said of Carson Wentz and Dak Prescott. The future is bright for the rookie duo, but which QB would NFL teams rather have?

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Latest Super Bowl 51 odds

Chalk presents the latest odds for every NFL team to win Super Bowl 51, courtesy of the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

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There are no great NFL teams this year

After Minnesota's loss on Sunday to Philadelphia, there are no remaining undefeated teams. For reference, this time last year, there were five undefeated teams.

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The Undefeated: Kaepernick answers what's next

Colin Kaepernick's pregame protests have made waves. Now he is looking to bring his message to the next level, into the boardrooms and executive suites, writes William C. Rhoden.


James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

Dolphins HC Adam Gase said he got a text from RB Arian Foster at 5:30am Monday and was caught off guard. Gase said they have a great relationship and he's not upset with Foster doing what's best for him.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Can Aaron Rodgers maintain the rhythm he found last Thursday against the Bears? Said Packers coach Mike McCarthy: "We always want to have a good, healthy rhythm getting the ball out. It's something you try to establish every week, but a lot of it depends on the play call."

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions QB Matthew Stafford said he's not paying much attention to the national MVP talk that's been going on around him. He said part of it is he's been in the limelight since high school as a highly touted recruit. He smiled, though, when asked about turning doubters into believers.


Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets have placed QB Geno Smith (knee) on injured reserve. They signed LB Taiwan Jones.

James Walker ESPN Staff Writer 

Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi interestingly said retired vet Arian Foster helped him particularly with outside zone runs. Ajayi has had a lot of success on those plays the past two weeks during his stretch of 200-yard games. "Over time for sure his advice helped me be a better runner," Ajayi said.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

New Packers RB Knile Davis spent extra time over the weekend with his position coach, Ben Sirmans, and coach Mike McCarthy said Davis "is part of the game plan" for Sunday at Atlanta.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says the "likelihood of catching the Patriots is probably not very high" if the Bills lose Sunday's game. Acknowledges Bills "probably don't have a chance" to win the AFC East if they lose Sunday.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says WR Sammy Watkins, on IR, is out of a walking boot. Watkins is eligible to return to practice Nov. 11.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Center Maurkice Pouncey is the Steelers' Ed Block Courage Award recipient. Battled back from nasty lower leg injury that required seven procedures.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers need to see whether RB Don Jackson can handle the football with his hand injury. "That's what practice is for," coach Mike McCarthy said. "We'll see how today goes. It's going to be important for him to go through the team work. He has to go through that, and that will give us direction on how we proceed this Sunday."

David Newton ESPN Staff Writer 

Arizona coach Bruce Arians wasn't very happy with the way Seattle's Bobby Wagner was allowed to leap over the center twice on field goal attempts in Sunday's game that ended in a tie. Asked if one of his concerns was the same as those of Panthers coach Ron Rivera, who argued a couple of years ago that Seattle blockers were shoving down the head and neck area of Carolina blockers, Arians said, "Yes. Asked if he cared to expand, Arians said, "No thank you." Asked if the league needed to step in, Arians said, "Yes."

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Bills backup RB Mike Gillislee will be limited in practice today with a foot injury, but Rex Ryan says, "I think he's gonna be OK."

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Tom Brady: "It feels like I'm just kind of getting going in football season and it's already the halfway point."

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says there is "no concern" over emotions spilling over from Week 4 pregame fight between Bills-Patriots. "We're just trying to win the football game. All that other stuff doesn't help you win."

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says WR Marcus Easley (PUP/knee) and WR Kolby Listenbee (NFI/hernia) are "a long ways out" and there's a chance neither plays this season.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says WR Ed Eagan, activated from the Bills' practice squad this week, looks a lot like Wes Welker, but says, "We'll see if he plays like Welker."

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says it "looks like there's a chance" that DT Marcell Dareus makes his season debut Sunday after missing the first seven games of the season (suspension and hamstring).

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan says he assumes the Patriots will use more no-huddle and more empty backfields with Tom Brady at quarterback, compared to Week 4 with Jacoby Brissett.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan: "I'll admit it, it was an easier game to play [the Patriots] without [Tom Brady]."

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

Rex Ryan on Tom Brady: "They have a new player back there. He looks decent."

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Apparently, it's Marquette King's birthday. He does love SpongeBob.

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

With numerous players out of practice Wednesday or limited, Rex Ryan jokes that Hall of Famer Billy Shaw will practice today at guard. Shaw is 77.