Week 13 matchup tidbits

Posted Dec. 03, 2010 @ 4:10 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Here's a roundup of interesting facts and figures for the Week 13 matchups, minus the Texans-Eagles Thursday-night game.

PITTSBURGH AT BALTIMORE

Steelers' Key To The Game:
Can Steelers, 28th in penalty-yards edge, avoid shooting themselves in the foot vs. No. 1-rated Ravens?

Steelers RB Rashard Mendenhall has 238-962, 4.0, 9 TDs & 16-98, 6.1 avg. receiving.
Steelers WR Hines Ward leads Steelers with 40-510, 12.8, 4 TDs.
Ravens DL Haloti Ngata has 50 tackles, 5 QB sacks, 1 PD.
Ravens FS Ed Reed has 15 tackles, 9 PD, 4 INTs - 83 yards, 1 FF.

Ravens' Key To The Game:
Can Ravens play above their minus-2 TO/TA ratio vs. Steelers at plus-11?

Ravens QB Joe Flacco is 63.3%, 2,722 yards, 7.46, 18 TDs, 8 INTs, 93.2 and 33-50, 1.5, 1 TD rushing.
Ravens WR Anquan Boldin has 51-652, 12.8, 6 TDs.
Steelers OLB James Harrison has 75 tackles, 10 QB sacks, 4 PD, 2 INTs - 2 yards, 6 FF, 1 FR.
Steelers SS Troy Polamalu has 56 tackles, QB sack, 7 PD, 4 INTs - 44 yards, 1 FR.

Other tidbits:
PIT 19th OFF; BAL DEF
PIT 9th RUN; BAL VS. RUN
PIT 22nd PASS; BAL VS. PASS
PIT 16th PTS; BAL 5th PTS ALLOWED
BAL OFF; PIT 5th DEF
BAL RUN; PIT 1st VS. RUN
BAL PASS; PIT 22nd VS. PASS
BAL PTS. PIT 3rd PTS ALLOWED
BAL 17th TO/TA; PIT 2nd TO/TA
BEN ROETHLISBERGER HAS WON LAST 5 STARTS VS. BAL.
PIT HAS LOST LAST 3 MEETINGS WITH BAL WHEN ROETHLISBERGER HAS BEEN OUT OF THE LINEUP.
FIVE OF LAST SIX MEETINGS BETWEEN THE TEAMS SETTLED BY 4 POINTS OR LESS.
HALOTI NGATA RECORDED CAREER-BEST 11 TACKLES VS. PIT IN FIRST MEETING BETWEEN TEAMS.
MIKE WALLACE HAD JUST 2 CATCHES FOR 24 YDS (6 TARGETS) VS. BAL IN FIRST MEETING.
PIT HELD RAY RICE AND WILLIS MCGAHEE TO COMBINED 59 YDS ON 22 CARRIES IN FIRST MEETING, WITH BAL LIMITING RASHARD MENDENHALL TO 79 YARDS ON 25 ATTEMPTS.
ANQUAN BOLDIN HAS CAUGHT JUST 6 PASSES FOR 56 YDS IN THE LAST 2 WEEKS.

 

OAKLAND AT SAN DIEGO

Raiders' Key To The Game:
Can Raiders, 30th protecting their QB, slow Chargers' 2nd-ranked pass rush?

Raiders RB Darren McFadden has 157-773, 4.9, 4 TDs and 33-321, 9.7, 2 TDs receiving.
Raiders TE Zach Miller is 37-476, 12.9, 4 TDs.
Chargers ILB Stephen Cooper has 39 tackles, 1 QB sack, 6 PD, 1 INT, 2 FF.
Chargers ILB Kevin Burnett's 70 tackles lead team, 5 QB sacks, 5 PD, 2 INTs - 31 yards, 1 TD, 2 FF, 1 FR.

Chargers' Key To The Game:
Can Chargers avoid letdown in sandwich game between Colts and Chiefs?

Chargers RB Mike Tolbert has 138-609, 4.4, 9 TDs & 18-156, 8.7 avg. receiving.
Chargers WR Legadu Naanee has 14-219, 15.6, 1 TD and may be only healthy veteran receiver.
Raiders DL Richard Seymour has 44 tackles, 4½ QB sacks 2 PD, 1 FR.
Raiders OLB Kamerion Wimbley has 38 tackles, 4½ sacks, 1 PD, 1 FF.

Other tidbits:
OAK 17th OFF; SD 1st DEF
OAK 5th RUN; SD 3rd VS. RUN
OAK 27th PASS; SD 2nd VS. PASS
OAK 15th PTS; SD 10th PTS ALLOWED
SD 1st OFF; OAK 13th DEF
SD 15th RUN; OAK 28th VS. RUN
SD 2nd PASS; OAK 5th VS. PASS
SD 2nd PTS; OAK 19th PTS ALLOWED
OAK 19th TO/TA; SD 22nd TO/TA
DARREN MCFADDEN HAD 8 CARRIES FOR 2 YARDS LAST WEEK VS. MIA.
OAK SCORED 16 NON-OFFENSIVE POINTS IN AN 8-POINT WEEK 5 WIN OVER SD.
THE RAIDERS' DEFENSE GAVE UP A SEASON-HIGH 506 YARDS TO THE CHARGERS IN WEEK 5.
SD HAS WON ITS LAST 7 HOME GAMES VS. OAK.
THE CHARGERS INTERCEPTED PEYTON MANNING 4 TIMES IN LAST WEEK'S WIN, RETURNING 2 FOR TDS.
SD ALLOWED A SEASON-LOW 24 RUSHING YARDS LAST WEEK VS. IND.

 

N.Y. JETS AT NEW ENGLAND

Jets' Key To The Game:
Can Mark Sanchez take advantage of Pats' 32nd-rated pass "D" without forcing mistakes vs. NE team 2nd in league at plus-11 TO/TA?

Jets QB Mark Sanchez is 55.2%, 2,472 yards, 6.79, 16 TDs, 8 INTs, 81.9.
Jets WR Santonio Holmes has 32-491, 15.3, 4 TDs.
Patriots CB Devin McCourty leads AFC with 5 INTs.
Patriots DL Mike Wright, Pats' No. 2 NT, leads team with 5½ sacks.

Patriots' Key To The Game:
Can Pats get enough from Green-Ellis and Woodhead in run game vs. Jets' No. 4 run "D" to counter Ryan's blitz packages?

Patriots RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis has 145-627, 4.3, 9 TDs.
Patriots RB Danny Woodhead has 64-344, 5.4, 3 TDs & 24-230, 9.6, 1 TD receiving.
Jets ILB David Harris' 74 tackles lead team, with 2 QB sacks, 2 PD, 1 FF, 1 FR.
Jets CB Darrelle Revis has 18 tackles, 8 PD, 2 FR.

Other tidbits:
NE 13TH OFF; NYJ 3rd DEF
NE 16th RUN; NYJ 4th VS. RUN
NE 12th PASS; NYJ 12th VS. PASS
NE 1st PTS; NYJ 4th PTS ALLOWED
NYJ 11th OFF; NE 31st DEF
NYJ 2nd RUN; NE 16th VS. RUN
NYJ 19th PASS; NE 32nd VS. PASS
NYJ 10th PTS; NE 22nd PTS ALLOWED
NE 2nd TO/TA; NYJ 6th TO/TA
TOM BRADY HAS NOT LOST AT HOME SINCE 2006; IT WAS A LOSS TO THE JETS.
MARK SANCHEZ THREW FOR OVER 200 YARDS JUST TWICE IN FIRST SIX GAMES, HAS THROWN FOR OVER 200 FOUR OF LAST FIVE GAMES.
SANCHEZ'S BEST THROWING ACCURACY CAME AGAINST PATRIOTS IN WEEK TWO WHEN HE COMPLETED 70 PERCENT OF PASSES.
BRADY COMPLETING 73.6 PERCENT OF PASSES IN CURRENT THREE-GAME WIN STREAK.
PATRIOTS 8-0 WHEN RUSHING FOR OVER 100 YDS, 1-2 WHEN THEY FAIL TO RUSH FOR OVER 100 YARDS.
AARON HERNANDEZ, WHO CAUGHT 6-101 IN WEEK TWO AGAINST JETS, HAS JUST TWO CATCHES IN LAST THREE GAMES.
LADAINIAN TOMLINSON AVERAGED 6.9 YDS PER CARRY AGAINST PATS IN WEEK TWO.
JETS TE DUSTIN KELLER WENT 7-115-1 AGAINST PATS, HAS NOT SCORED SINCE WEEK FOUR.
DEVIN MCCOURTY HAD TWO INTS IN WEEK 12, TIED FOR ROOKIE LEAD WITH FIVE.

 

ATLANTA AT TAMPA BAY

Falcons' Key to the Game:
Can the Falcons, with lowest INT percentage in NFL, protect football from Bucs' 2nd-best intercepting "D" in league?

Falcons QB Matt Ryan is 64.7%, 2,716 yards, 6.71, 19 TDs, 5 INTs, 94.4 & 30-82, 2.7 avg. rushing.
Falcons WR Roddy White has 84-1,066, 12.7, 7 TDs.
Bucs DT Gerald McCoy has 27 tackles, 3 QB sacks, 4 PD, 2 FF.
Bucs CB Aquib Talib has 38 tackles, 10 PD, 6 INTs - 91 yards, 1 TD.

Bucs' Key To the Game:
Can Bucs overcome physical beating by Ravens last week and loss of Davin Joseph, Kyle Moore and Cody Grimm to I.R.?

Bucs QB Josh Freeman is 59.3%, 2,261, 6.91, 15 TDs, 5 INTs, 89.3 & 45-263, 5.8 avg. rushing.
Bucs WR Mike Williams has 45-701, 15.6, 6 TDs.
Falcons DE John Abraham has 25 tackles, 9 QB sacks, 3 PD, 1 FF.
Falcons SS William Moore has 43 tackles, 5 PD, 4 INTs - 90 yards, 1 FF, 1 FR.

Other tidbits:
ATL 10th OFF; TB 15th DEF
ATL 8th RUN; TB 27th VS. RUN
ATL 13th PASS; TB 9th VS. PASS
ATL 7th PTS; TB 9th PTS ALLOWED
TB 23rd OFF; ATL 20th DEF
TB 13th RUN; ATL 6th VS. RUN
TB 24th PASS; ATL 26th VS. PASS
TB 23rd PTS; ATL 7th PTS ALLOWED
ATL 2nd TO/TA; TB 5th TO/TA
ATL HAS WON 4 IN A ROW AGAINST TB.
ATL HAS NOT COMMITTED A TURNOVER IN ITS LAST 4 GAMES.
ATL 24-1 WHEN TAKING A LEAD INTO HALFTIME UNDER MIKE SMITH.
JOHN ABRAHAM HAS AT LEAST 1 SACK IN 6 GAMES.
TB IS 4-0 WHEN LEGARRETTE BLOUNT RUSHES FOR 72 YDS OR MORE.
JOSH FREEMAN HAS THROWN 10 TD AND 2 INTERCEPTIONS IN HIS LAST 7 GAMES.
TB HAS 10 SACKS IN ITS LAST 2 GAMES.

 

SAN FRANCISCO AT GREEN BAY

49ers' Key To The Game:
Can Niners find enough offense without Frank Gore, because "D" will not shut Packers down?

49ers RB Brian Westbrook has 28-145, 5.2, 1 TD & 5-38, 7.6.
49ers TE Vernon Davis has 40-548, 13.7, 4 TDs.
Packers LB A.J. Hawk has 77 tackles 3rd on team, 6 PD, 2 INTs - 33 yards, 1 FR.
Packers FS Nick Collins has 54 tackles, 8 PD, 1 INT - 3 yards, 1 FR.

Packers' Key To The Game:
Ranking only 18th vs. run and 27th avg. gain/rush, can Packers keep 49ers from pounding them on ground and eating the clock?

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers is 65.0%, 2,945, 7.98, 20 TDs, 9 INTs, 97.4 & 49-245, 5.0, 4 TDs rushing.
Packers WR Greg Jennings has 51-822, 16.1, 9 TDs.
49ers DE Justin Smith has 47 tackles, 5 QB sacks,  1 PD.
49ers ILB Patrick Willis' 96 tackles, 5 QB sacks, 4 PD, 1 FF.

Other tidbits:
SF 26TH OFF; GB 11TH DEF
SF 23RD RUN; GB 18TH VS. RUN
SF 18TH PASS; GB 10TH VS. PASS
SF 31ST PTS; GB 1ST PTS ALLOWED
GB 12TH OFF; SF 12TH DEF
GB 22ND RUN; SF 14TH VS. RUN
GB 7TH PASS; SF 17TH VS. PASS
GB 8TH PTS; SF 17TH PTS ALLOWED
SF 25TH TO/TA; GB 6TH TO/TA
FRANK GORE, VERNON DAVIS AND MICHAEL CRABTREE EACH HAD TDS IN 30-24 WEEK 11 LOSS TO PACKERS LAST SEASON.
NINERS ARE 3-2 IN GAMES AGAINST NFC  NORTH OPPONENTS LAST 2 SEASONS.
NINERS O-LINE ALLOWED 14 SACKS IN FIRST 8 GAMES AND 11 IN LAST TWO (HEADING INTO MONDAY NIGHTER VS. AZ).
NINERS WERE OUTGAINED BY 200 YARDS (484-284) IN 30-24 WEEK 11 LOSS TO PACKERS LAST SEASON 11.
PACKERS HAD 8 PENALTIES IN WEEK 12 LOSS TO FALCONS AFTER BEING CALLED FOR 8 TOTAL PENALTIES IN PREVIOUS 4 GAMES.
GREG JENNINGS HAS 37 CATCHES FOR 639 YARDS (17.2 YPC) AND 6 TDS IN LAST SIX GAMES.
AARON RODGERS HAD HIS FIRST 2 FUMBLES OF THE SEASON IN WEEK 12 AFTER FUMBLING 11 TIMES, INCLUDING PLAYOFFS, LAST SEASON
PACKERS OUTGAINED FALCONS 418-294 IN 20-17 WEEK 12 LOSS.

 

JACKSONVILLE AT TENNESSEE

JAX 18th OFF; TEN 24th DEF
JAX 4th RUN; TEN 17th VS. RUN
JAX 29th PASS; TEN 25th VS. PASS
JAX 19th PTS; TEN 8th PTS ALLOWED
TEN 30th OFF; JAX 25th DEF
TEN 11th RUN; JAX 20th VS. RUN
TEN 31st PASS; JAX 27th VS. PASS
TEN 13th PTS. JAX 28th PTS ALLOWED
TEN 14th TO/TA; JAX 32nd TO/TA
CHRIS JOHNSON HELD TO CAREER-LOW 5 YDS ON 7 CARRIES AT HOU IN WEEK 12.
JOHNSON RUSHED FOR 26-111-1 VS. JAX IN FIRST MEETING BETWEEN THE TEAMS.
JOHNSON HAS RUSHED FOR MORE THAN 100 YDS IN LAST TWO MEETINGS WITH JAX (INCLUDING CAREER-BEST 228 YDS IN '09) AFTER JAGUARS HELD HIM TO LESS THAN 100 YARDS IN FIRST THREE CAREER MEETINGS.
TEN HELD MAURICE JONES-DREW TO 57 YDS IN FIRST MEETING EBTWEEN THE TEAMS.
JONES-DREW HAS RUSHED FOR 100 YDS OR MORE IN 4 CONSECUTIVE GAMES.
TEN HAS LOST 4 IN A ROW; JAX HAS WON 3-OF-4.
TEN HASN'T SCORED AN OFFENSIVE TD IN THE LAST 142:56 OF GAME ACTION DATING BACK TO WEEK 10.

 

DENVER AT KANSAS CITY

DEN 8th OFF; KC 18th DEF
DEN 31st RUN; KC 7th VS. RUN
DEN 4th PASS; KC 24th VS. PASS
DEN 17th PTS; KC 13th PTS ALLOWED
KC 6th OFF; DEN 27th DEF
KC 1st RUN; DEN  31st VS. RUN
KC 19th PASS; DEN 20th VS. PASS
KC 4th PTS; DEN 32nd PTS ALLOWED
DEN 24th TO/TA; KC 6th TO/TA
SIX OF THE LAST SEVEN MEETINGS HAVE GONE OVER THE TOTAL.
THE BRONCOS HAVE AVERAGED 39 POINTS PER GAME AGAINST THE CHIEFS UNDER COACH JOSH MCDANIELS.
THE LAST GAME BETWEEN THE TEAMS ENDED WITH CHIEFS COACH TODD HALEY NOT SHAKING MCDANIELS' HAND.
KANSAS CITY (5-0) HAS NOT LOST A HOME GAME ALL SEASON.
JAMAAL CHARLES AND THOMAS JONES WERE HELD TO A COMBINED 44 RUSHING YARDS IN WEEK 10.
KNOWSHON MORENO HAD HIS FIRST CAREER 100-YARD RUSHING GAME IN THE LAST MEETING.
MATT CASSEL HAS 10 TOUCHDOWNS AND NO INTERCEPTIONS OVER HIS PAST FOUR GAMES.
BRANDON LLOYD HAS AT LEAST ONE TOUCHDOWN AND 75 RECEIVING YARDS IN EACH OF HIS LAST FOUR GAMES.

 

BUFFALO AT MINNESOTA

BUF 24TH OFF; MIN 9TH DEF
BUF 17TH RUN; MIN 5TH VS. RUN
BUF 23RD PASS; MIN 14TH VS. PASS
BUF 20TH PTS; MIN 15TH PTS ALLOWED
MIN 20TH OFF; BUF 26TH DEF
MIN 10TH RUN; BUF 32ND VS. RUN
MIN 20TH PASS; BUF 11TH VS. PASS
MIN 30TH PTS; BUF 29TH PTS ALLOWED
BUF 27TH TO/TA; MIN 31ST TO/TA
THE BILLS LOST 19-16 IN OT VS. THE STEELERS IN WEEK 12; THIRD OVERTIME LOSS OF THE SEASON FOR BUF.
FRED JACKSON LED TEAM IN RUSHING (59 YARDS) AND RECEIVING (104 YARDS) AGAINST PITTSBURGH.
BUF LOST TIME OF POSESSION BATTLE 45:23 TO 27:23, INCLUDING HAVING THE BALL FOR ONLY 6:05 IN THE FIRST HALF.
RYAN FITZPATRICK HAS THROWN A TD PASS IN 12 STRAIGHT GAMES.
WR STEVIE JOHNSON DROPPED WHAT WOULD HAVE BEEN GAME-WINING TD IN OVERTIME.
VIKINGS WON THEIR FIRST ROAD GAME SINCE WEEK EIGHT OF 2009 (NINE STRAIGHT GAMES INC. PLAYOFFS) WITH 17-13 VICTORY VS. REDSKINS.
LESLIE FRAIZER EARNED WIN IN FIRST GAME AS VIKINGS' HEAD COACH.
RB ADRIAN PETERSON LEFT GAME IN SECOND QUARTER WITH ANKLE INJURY AND DID NOT RETURN.

 

CAROLINA AT SEATTLE

CAR 32ND OFF; SEA 30TH DEF
CAR 21ST RUN; SEA 22ND VS. RUN
CAR 32ND PASS; SEA 30TH VS. PASS
CAR 32ND PTS; SEA 23RD PTS ALLOWED
SEA 29TH OFF; CAR 14TH DEF
SEA 32ND RUN; CAR 25TH VS. RUN
SEA 27TH PASS; CAR 7TH VS. PASS
SEA 27TH PTS; CAR 24TH PTS ALLOWED
CAR 29TH TO/TA; SEA 16TH TO/TA
PANTHERS HAD SEASON-HIGH 151 YARDS RUSHING IN WEEK 12.
PANTHERS HAVE 29 TURNOVERS, TWO LESS THAN THEIR ENTIRE TOTAL LAST SEASON.
PANTHERS HAVE 10 LOSSES FOR FIRST TIME IN JOHN FOX'S NINE SEASONS AS HEAD COACH.
PANTHERS HAVE FIVE SACKS IN LAST 2 GAMES.
SEAHAWKS HAVE ALLOWED MORE THAN 487 YARDS IN 4 OF LAST 5 GAMES.
SEAHAWKS HAVE ONLY 6 RUSHING TDS THIS SEASON, INCLUDING TWO SCORED BY MATT HASSELBECK.
BEN OBOMANU HAS 10 CATCHES FOR 246 YARDS AND A PAIR OF TDS IN LAST 2 GAMES.
SEAHAWKS HAVE ALLOWED 22-OF-32 THIRD-DOWN CONVERSIONS IN LAST TWO GAMES.

 

ST. LOUIS AT ARIZONA

SL 25TH OFF; AZ 29TH DEF
SL 19TH RUN; AZ 29TH VS. RUN
|SL 26TH PASS; AZ 28TH VS. PASS
SL 26TH PTS; AZ 29TH PTS ALLOWED
AZ 31ST OFF; SL 18TH DEF
AZ 29TH RUN; SL 12TH VS. RUN
AZ 30TH PASS; SL 21ST VS. PASS
AZ 28TH PTS; SL 13TH PTS ALLOWED
SL 10TH TO/TA; AZ 29TH TO/TA
RAMS WIN IN DENVER IN WEEK 12 WAS THEIR FIRST ROAD WIN OF THE YEAR.
SAM BRADFORD HAD FIRST 300-YARD PASSING GAME OF HIS CAREER IN WEEK 12 AND HAS NOT THROWN AN INTERCEPTION IN FIVE OF HIS LAST 6 GAMES.
RAMS HAD A SEASON-BEST 431 TOTAL YARDS IN WEEK 12 WIN OVER BRONCOS.
RAMS' DEFENSE ALLOWED ONLY ONE THIRD DOWN IN 9 ATTEMPTS IN WEEK 12 AFTER ALLOWING 9-OF-17 THE PREVIOUS WEEK IN LOSS TO ATLANTA.
CARDINALS HAVE AVERAGED 37.6 POINTS IN LAST THREE HOME GAMES AGAINST RAMS.
CARDINALS BEAT RAMS IN WEEK ONE DESPITE LOSING 4 FUMBLES.
ADRIAN WILSON HAD 2 INTERCEPTIONS, A SACK AND A BLOCKED FIELD GOAL IN WEEK ONE WIN OVER RAMS.
STEVE BREASTON HAD 7 CATCHES FOR 132 YARDS IN WEEK ONE WIN OVER RAMS.

 

CLEVELAND AT MIAMI

CLE 27TH OFF; MIA 6TH DEF
CLE 12TH RUN; MIA 13TH VS. RUN
CLE 28TH PASS; MIA 4TH VS. PASS
CLE 24TH PTS; MIA 10TH PTS ALLOWED
MIA 16TH OFF; CLE 22ND DEF
MIA 18TH RUN; CLE 21ST VS. RUN
MIA 14TH PASS; CLE 19TH VS. PASS
MIA 29TH PTS; CLE 12TH PTS ALLOWED
CLE 10TH TO/TA; MIA 19TH TO/TA
CHAD HENNE THREW FOR 307 YDS IN WEEK 12 WIN OVER RAIDERS, FIRST START SINCE WEEK EIGHT.
PEYTON HILLIS RUSHED FOR 137 YDS AND THREE TDS IN WEEK 12.
HILLIS HAS MORE THAN TWICE AS MANY RUSHING TDS (11) AS RONNIE BROWN AND RICKY WILLIAMS COMBINED (5).
JAKE DELHOMME THREW FOR 245 YDS AND A PICK-SIX IN FIRST START SINCE WEEK ONE.
DOLPHINS ALLOWED JUST 16 RUSHING YDS TO RAIDERS; HAD BALL FOR 23 MORE MINUTES THAN RAIDERS.
RONNIE BROWN AVG. 5.1 YDS PER CARRY IN TWO CAREER GAMES VS. CLE.
DOLPHINS HAVE JUST ONE WIN AT HOME THIS SEASON AND FIVE ON THE ROAD.
JOE HADEN HAS AN INT IN EACH OF HIS LAST THREE GAMES.

 

WASHINGTON AT N.Y. GIANTS

WAS 21st OFF; NYG 2nd DEF
WAS 26th RUN; NYG 8th VS. RUN
WAS 10th PASS; NYG 1st VS. PASS
WAS 25th PTS; NYG 16th PTS ALLOWED
NYG 3rd OFF; WAS 32nd DEF
NYG 6th RUN; WAS 32nd VS. RUN
NYG 9th PASS; WAS 29th VS. PASS
NYG 6th PTS; WAS 21st PTS ALLOWED
WAS 9th TO/TA; NYG 25th TO/TA
WAS RAN FOR ONLY 29 YARDS VS. MIN.
DONOVAN MCNABB STARTED GAME 8-FOR-8 PASSING FOR 83 YARDS AND A TD ON FIRST DRIVE.
WAS' NEXT 7 DRIVES INCLUDED 5 PUNTS AND 1 INTERCEPTION.
MCNABB WAS SACKED 4 TIMES.
BRANDON BANKS HAD A 77-YARD PUNT RETURN CALLED BACK BY PENALTY.
NYG TRAILED 17-6 AT HALFTIME VS. JAX.
NYG HELD JAX TO 92 YARDS, 3 POINTS AND HAD 2 TURNOVERS IN SECOND HALF.
NYG HAD 4 SACKS, INCLUDING 1 ON JAX'S FINAL DRIVE TO HELP END COMEBACK ATTEMPT.
JAX RUSHED 34-207-2 VS. NYG, MOST THEY HAVE ALLOWED SINCE WEEK 17 LAST SEASON.
NYG HAVEN'T SCORED A FIRST-HALF TD FOR 3 STRAIGHT GAMES.

 

DALLAS AT INDIANAPOLIS

DAL 9th OFF; IND 17th DEF
DAL 27th RUN; IND 30th VS. RUN
DAL 5th PASS; IND 6th VS. PASS
DAL 14th PTS; IND 18th PTS ALLOWED
IND 5th OFF; DAL 23rd DEF
IND 30th RUN; DAL 19th VS. RUN
IND 1st PASS; DAL 23rd VS. PASS
IND 5th PTS; DAL 30th PTS ALLOWED
DAL 27th TO/TA; IND 17th TO/TA
DAL HAD 3 RUSHING TDS VS. NO, FIRST 3-TD RUSHING GAME SINCE WEEK 2 IN 2009.
MILES AUSTIN'S 60-YARD TD RUN WAS SECOND-LONGEST RUSH BY DAL WIDE RECEIVER EVER.
AUSTIN'S TD WAS HIS FIRST ON THE GROUND.
JON KITNA HAS 3 300-YARD GAMES THIS SEASON. HE ALSO HAD 3 IN 2007 AND 4 IN 2006.
KITNA RANKS 38TH IN PASS YARDS, 29TH IN COMPLETIONS AND 34TH IN ATTEMPTS ALL TIME.
JASON WITTEN HAD HIS SECOND 10-CATCH GAME THIS SEASON VS. NO.
PEYTON MANNING HAS 7 INTERCEPTIONS IN PAST 2 GAMES, FIRST TIME IN HIS CAREER HE HAS DONE THAT.
MANNING HAD 4 INTERCEPTIONS SUNDAY, 2 RUN BACK FOR SCORES.
IND'S STREAK OF 12 WINS OR MORE WILL END AT 7 SEASONS.
IND TOTALED PONLY 24 YARDS RUSHING VS. SD.
IT WAS 3RD 4-PICK GAME OF MANNING'S CAREER.
LAST WEEK'S LOSS WAS IND'S MOST LOPSIDED SINCE SEPT. 14, 2007.
IND HAD WON 19 OF 20 AT HOME BEFORE LOSS TO SD, WITH 1 LOSS COMING AGAINST NYJ WHEN IND PULLED ITS STARTERS LAST SEASON.

 

NEW ORLEANS AT CINCINNATI

NO 4th OFF; CIN 16th DEF
NO 24th RUN; CIN 23rd VS. RUN
NO 3rd PASS; CIN 15th VS. PASS
NO 9th PTS; CIN 27th PTS ALLOWED
CIN 22nd OFF; NO 7th DEF
CIN 25th RUN; NO 15th VS. RUN
CIN 11th PASS; NO 3rd VS. PASS
CIN 21st PTS; NO 6th PTS ALLOWED
NO 19th TO/TA; CIN 22nd TO/TA
CIN HAS LOST 8 GAMES IN A ROW.
CIN HAS BEEN OUTSCORED BY 8.3 POINTS PER GAME DURING LOSING STREAK.
CEDRIC BENSON HAS RUSHED FOR 54 YDS OR LESS IN 3 OF THE PAST 4 GAMES.
NO HAS WON BY AVERAGE OF 19.6 POINTS DURING 3 GAME ROAD WINNING STREAK.
DREW BREES HAS THROWN 13 INTERCEPTIONS IN HIS LAST 7 GAMES.
NO HAS ALLOWED 679 PASSING YDS IN ITS LAST 2 GAMES.

 

CHICAGO AT DETROIT

CHI 28th OFF; DET 21st DEF
CHI 20th RUN; DET 24th VS. RUN
CHI 26th PASS; DET 18th VS. PASS
CHI 22nd PTS; DET 25th PTS ALLOWED
DET 15th OFF; CHI 4th DEF
DET 28th RUN; CHI 2nd VS. RUN
DET 6th PASS; CHI 16th VS. PASS
DET 12th PTS; CHI 2nd PTS ALLOWED
CHI 10th TO/TA; DET 14th TO/TA
JAY CUTLER HAS BEEN SACKED A LEAGUE HIGH 37 TIMES.
MATT FORTE HAS GAINED AT LEAST 124 YDS IN EACH OF HIS LAST 4 GAMES AGAINST DET.
CHI IS 3-0 AGAINST THE NFC NORTH.
CHI GAINED A SEASON HIGH 463 YDS AGAINST DET IN WEEK ONE.
CHI HAS 9 INTERCEPTIONS IN THE LAST 5 GAMES.
CALVIN JOHNSON HAS SCORED AT LEAST 1 TD IN 7 OF HIS LAST 8 GAMES.
NDAMUKONG SUH LEADS ALL DEF TACKLES WITH 8 SACKS.