Cowboys, Colts clash in critical confrontation
Two teams on similar upward trajectories get together Sunday in Indianapolis for a game with postseason implications.
Steelers face must-win against hated Patriots
The Pittsburgh Steelers never seem to make things easy, and thanks to an inexplicable loss in Oakland this past Sunday, they now have a difficult path to the playoffs.
Ravens stick with Jackson over Flacco against Buccaneers
Joe Flacco is available this week, but rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson will continue to start for the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday when they face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Baltimore.
Redskins QB Johnson steps in against Jaguars
New Washington Redskins quarterback Josh Johnson threw his first NFL pass since 2011 last week, and on Sunday against the Jaguars in Jacksonville, he will make his first NFL start also since 2011.
Browns look to end lengthy drought vs. Broncos
The Denver Broncos and Cleveland Browns are both clinging to long-shot playoff hopes in a crowded AFC postseason picture.
Seahawks, 49ers meet for the second time this month
Playing twice in a three-week span is unusual, but the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers will go at it again Sunday at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.