Week 14 matchup tidbits

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 3:30 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Here's a roundup of interesting facts and figures for the Week 14 matchups, minus the Colts-Titans Thursday-night game.

MIAMI AT N.Y. JETS

Dolphins' Key To The Game:
Can Dolphins protect football vs. Jets, who are 7th in TO/TA ratio?

Dolphins QB Chad Henne is 62.1%, 2,621, 7.1 avg., 12 TDs, 15 INTs, 17 sacks/108 yards, 77.5 passer rating.
Dolphins WR Davone Bess has 61-667, 10.9, 3 TDs.
Jets OLB Jason Taylor has 29 tackles, 4 QB sacks, 4 PD, 2 FF, 1 FR.
Jets CB Antonio Cromartie has 34 tackles, 15 PD, 3 INTs - 75 yards, 1 FR.

Jets' Key To The Game:
Can Jets get their swagger back after ugly beat-down in Foxborough?

Jets RB LaDainian Tomlinson has 176-788, 4.5, 5 TDs rushing and 47-343, 7.3 receiving.
Jets WR Braylon Edwards has 37-657, 17.8, 6 TDs.
Dolphins LB Karlos Dansby's 83 tackles lead team, 2 QB sacks, 3 PD, 1 FF.
Dolphins OLB Cameron Wake has 44 tackles, 12 QB sacks to lead NFL, 4 PD, 2 FF.

Other tidbits:
MIA 19TH OFF; NYJ 3RD DEF
MIA 18TH RUN; NYJ 3RD VS. RUN
MIA 16TH PASS; NYJ 13TH VS. PASS
MIA 29TH PTS; NYJ 5TH PTS ALLOWED
NYJ 9TH OFF; MIA 5TH DEF
NYJ 4TH RUN; MIA 9TH VS. RUN
NYJ 18TH PASS; MIA 13TH VS. PASS
NYJ 11TH PTS; MIA 11TH PTS ALLOWED
NYJ 7TH TO/TA; MIA 25TH TO/TA
DOLPHINS QB CHAD HENNE THREW AN INT WITH 1:05 REMAINING IN FOURTH QUARTER IN WEEK 13, ALLOWING BROWNS TO RUN OUT CLOCK AND KICK GAME-WINNING FG.
MIA HAS ALTERNATED WINS AND LOSSES EVERY GAME SINCE WEEK FOUR.
HENNE THREW THREE INTERCEPTIONS IN DEFEAT.
OLB CAMERON WAKE LEADS THE NFL IN SACKS WITH 12.
JETS WON FIRST MEETING OF THE SEASON, 31-23, IN WEEK THREE.
QB MARK SANCHEZ HAD THREE TDS AND NO INT IN WIN THAT GAME.

 

N.Y. GIANTS AT MINNESOTA

Giants' Key To The Game:
Can Giants' 6th-rated running game control game vs. Vikes' 4th-rated run "D?"

Giants RB Brandon Jacobs rushed 8-103, 2 TDs last week vs. Redskins; has 100-577, 5.8, 7 TD rushing and 7-59, 8.4 receiving.
Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw has 219, 1,013, 4.6, 7 TD rushing and 33-239, 7.2 receiving.
Vikings DE Jared Allen has 46 tackles, 8½ QB sacks, 4 PD, 1 INT - 4 yards, 1 FF.
Vikings MLB E.J. Henderson's 80 tackles 2nd on team, 1 QB sack, 4 PD, 3 INTs - 10 yards, 1 FF, 1 FR.

Vikings' Key To The Game:
How will Vikings respond to uncertainty around status of Brett Favre?

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson has 233-1,123, 4.8, 11 T's rushing and 33-332, 10.1, 1 TD receiving.
Vikings WR Sidney Rice had 5-105, 2 TDs last week vs. Bills; has 9-181, 20.1, 2 TDs on the season.
Giants DE Osi Umenyiora has 38 tackles, 9 QB sacks 2 PD, 8 FF.
Giants rookie DE Jason Pierre-Paul had 2 sacks last week vs. Redskins; has 22 tackles, 4 sacks, 3 PD, 2 FF, 1 FR on the season.

Other tidbits:
MIN 18th OFF; NYG 2nd DEF
MIN 8th RUN; NYG 7th VS. RUN
MIN 20th PASS; NYG 2nd VS. PASS
MIN 27th PTS; NYG 13th PTS ALLOWED
NYG 4th OFF; MIN 7th DEF
NYG 6th RUN; MIN 4th VS. RUN
NYG 11th PASS; MIN 12th VS. PASS
NYG 5th PTS; MIN 15th PTS ALLOWED
MIN 31st TO/TA; NYG 15th TO/TA
MIN OUTGAINED BUF 387-239 IN WEEK 13.
IF BRETT FAVRE IS HEALTHY HE'LL MAKE HIS 298TH STRAIGHT START.
IN LESLIE FRAZIER'S 2-0 START AS HEAD COACH, MIN HAS ALLOWED ONLY 2 TDS AND 455 YARDS.
MIN HAD 4 INTS - 1 BY FAVRE IN HIS ONLY PASS ATTEMPT, 3 BY TARVARIS JACKSON.
DESPITE A SPRAINED ANKLE, ADRIAN PETERSON RUSHED 16-107-3 AGAINST BUF.
ALL 4 NYG TOUCHDOWNS LAST WEEK WERE RUSHING.
JASON PIERRE-PAUL HAS 4 SACKS LAST 2 GAMES.
ELI MANNING WAS NOT SACKED FOR THE 5TH STRAIGHT GAME.
NYG FORCED 6 WAS TURNOVERS.
BRANDON JACOBS AND AHMAD BRADSHAW EACH HAVE 7 TDS RUSHING.
NYG ARE 9-1 WHEN JACOBS RUSHES FOR 100 YARDS.

 

NEW ENGLAND AT CHICAGO

Patriots' Key To The Game:
Can Patriots avoid letdown after huge effort vs. Jets and short week before travel to Chicago?

Patriots QB Tom Brady is 66.8%, 3,029, 7.9 avg., 27 TDs, 4 INTs, 18 sacks/121 yards, 109.5 and 28-17, .06, 1 TD rushing.
Patriots RB-WR Danny Woodhead has 66-355, 5.4, 3 TDs rushing and 28-334, 11.9, 1 TD receiving.
Bears WLB Lance Briggs has 65 tackles 2nd on team, 1 QB sack, 5 PD, 2 INTs - 1 YD, 2 FF, 1 FR.
Bears CB Charles "Peanut" Tillman has 62 tackles, 11 PD, 3 INTs - 29 yards, 3 FF, 1 FR.

Bears' Key To The Game:
Can Bears 32nd-ranked pass protection get standoff vs. Pats' 30th-ranked pass rush?

Bears RB Matt Forté has 177-748, 4.2, 5 TDs rushing and 36-389, 10.8, 3 TDs receiving.
Bears WR Earl Bennett has 39-457, 11.7, 3 TDs.
Patriots DL Vince Wilfork has 44 tackles, 1 PD.
Patriots CB Devin McCourty has 64 tackles, 13 PD, 6 INTs - 110 yards.

Other tidbits:
NE 13TH OFF; CHI 4TH DEF
NE 13TH RUN; CHI 2ND VS. RUN
NE 12TH PASS; CHI 14TH VS. PASS
NE 1ST PTS; CHI 3RD PTS ALLOWED
CHI 29TH OFF; NE 32ND DEF
CHI 22ND RUN; NE 18TH VS. RUN
CHI 26TH PASS; NE 32ND VS. PASS
CHI 21ST PTS; NE 22ND PTS ALLOWED
CHI 11TH TO/TA; NE 2ND TO/TA
TOM BRADY IS 2-0 CAREER AGAINST THE BEARS BUT HAS NEVER PLAYED AT SOLDIER FIELD.
JAY CUTLER COMPLETED 21-OF-26 PASSES IN BEARS' WEEK 13 WIN. FIRST TIME THIS SEASON GOING BACK-TO-BACK GAMES WITHOUT THROWING INT.
IN ONE CAREER GAME AGAINST THE PATRIOTS, CUTLER HAD A 64.3 PASSER RATING, THROWING TWO PICKS AND ONE TD.
CUTLER HAS BEEN SACKED A LEAGUE-HIGH 41 TIMES.
BEARS LB BRIAN URLACHER HAD 17 TACKLES IN WEEK 13. LEADS THE TEAM WITH 94 ON THE YEAR.
BEARS 7-0 WHEN RUSHING FOR OVER 100 YARDS INCLUDING ALL FIVE GAMES DURING CURRENT WIN STREAK.
THE PATRIOTS ARE 33-5 IN DECEMBER SINCE 2001.
JULIUS PEPPERS AND ISRAEL IDONIJE EACH HAVE SEVEN SACKS.

 

KANSAS CITY AT SAN DIEGO

Chiefs' Key to the Game:
Can the Chiefs generate enough offense vs. Chargers' No. 1-ranked "D" to hang with high-flying Chargers?

Chiefs QB Matt Cassel is 59.9%, 2,503 yards, 7.1, 23 TDs, 4 INTs, 17 sacks/119 yards, 98.4 passing and 24-88, 3.7 rushing.
Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe has 58-885, 15.3, 14 TDs.
Chargers LB Shaun Phillips has 46 tackles, 10 QB sacks, 7 PD,  1 INT - 31 yards, 1 TD, 1 FR.
Chargers S Eric Weddle has 66 tackles, ½ QB sack, 8 PD, 1 INT - 41 yards, 1 TD.

Chargers' Key To the Game:
Can Chargers overcome pressure of needing to win last four to focus on Chiefs this week?

Chargers QB Philip Rivers is 65.5%, 3,642, 8.8, 24 TD, 10 INTs, 29 sacks/176 yards, 102.5 passer rating.
Chargers RB Mike Tolbert has 145-625, 4.3, 9 TDs rushing and 24-203, 8.5 receiving.
Chiefs OLB Tamba Hali has 37 tackles,  10 QB sacks, 2 PD, 3 FF, 2 FR.
Chiefs LB Derrick Johnson's 90 tackles lead team, 1 sack, 11 PD, 1 INT - 15 yards, 1 TD, 4 FF.

Other tidbits:
KC 6TH OFF; SD 1ST DEF
KC 1ST RUN; SD 5TH VS. RUN
KC 25TH PASS; SD 1ST VS. PASS
KC 9TH PTS; SD 15TH PTS ALLOWED
SD 2ND OFF; KC 16TH DEF
SD 19TH RUN; KC 12TH VS. RUN
SD 2ND PASS; KC 21ST VS. PASS
SD 3RD PTS; KC 9TH PTS ALLOWED
KC 7TH TO/TA; SD 23RD TO/TA
K.C. HELD DENVER TO JUST 86 NET PASSING YARDS IN LAST WEEK'S WIN.
DWAYNE BOWE WAS HELD CATCHLESS LAST WEEK AFTER RACKING UP 49-733-13 IN HIS PREVIOUS 7 GAMES.
THE CHIEFS HAVE ALLOWED MORE SACKS THAN THEY HAVE NOTCHED IN JUST 1 GAME ALL SEASON.
MATT CASSEL THREW FOR A SEASON-LOW 68 YARDS IN A WEEK 1 WIN OVER S.D.
THE CHARGERS HAVE ONLY 1 HOME LOSS TO K.C. IN THE PAST 6 SEASONS.
SAN DIEGO RAN FOR JUST 21 YARDS LAST WEEK BUT ALLOWED 251 RUSHING YARDS TO OAKLAND IN A LOSS.

 

ST. LOUIS AT NEW ORLEANS

Rams' Key To The Game:
Can Rams earn first win this season over a team with a winning record?

Rams QB Sam Bradford is 60.6%, 2,653, 6.0, 17 TDs, 10 INTs, 24 sacks/143 yards, 81.0 passing and 23-56, 2.4 rushing.
Rams RB Steven Jackson has 260-985, 3.8, 4 TDs rushing and 30-250, 8.3 receiving.
Saints DT Sedrick Ellis has 33 tackles, 5 QB sacks, 2 PD, 2 FR.
Saints MLB Jonathan Vilma has 80 tackles, 3 QB sacks, 3 PD, 1 INT - 5 yards, 2 FF.

Saints' Key To The Game:
Can Saints avoid looking ahead to brutal finish at Baltimore, at Atlanta and home vs. Bucs?

Saints QB Drew Brees is 69.5%, 3,634, 7.5 avg., 25 TDs, 16 INTs, 17 sacks/133 yards, 94.6 passer rating.
Saints RB Chris Ivory has 123-636, 5.2, 5 TDs rushing and 1-17 receiving.
Rams DE Chris Long has 24 tackles, 6½ QB sacks, 3 PD, 2 FF, 1 FR.
Rams MLB James Laurinaitis' 79 tackles lead team, 3 QB sacks, 4 PD,  1 INT - 4 yards.

Other tidbits:
SL 25TH OFF; NO 9TH DEF
SL 20TH RUN; NO 15TH VS. RUN
SL 21ST PASS; NO 3RD VS. PASS
SL 25TH PTS; NO 6TH PTS ALLOWED
NO 3RD OFF; SL 14TH DEF
NO 25TH RUN; SL 14TH VS. RUN
NO 3RD PASS; SL 19TH VS. PASS
NO 8TH PTS; SL 9TH PTS ALLOWED
SL 10TH TO/TA; NO 22ND TO/TA
RAMS HAVE MADE ONLY 3 TURNOVERS LAST 7 GAMES.
CRAIG DAHL AND O.J. ATOGWE COMBINED FOR A PAIR OF SACKS, AN INTERCEPTION AND 13 TACKLES, INCLUDING 5 FOR LOSS, FOR RAMS LAST WEEK.
RAMS LIMITED THE CARDINALS TO ONLY 1-OF-11 THIRD-DOWN CONVERSIONS .
THE RAMS' 2 INTERCEPTIONS LAST WEEK PUSHED THEIR TOTAL TO 10, SURPASSING THEIR SEASON TOTAL OF 8 LAST YEAR.
SAINTS HAVE WON 5 STRAIGHT AND 6 OF THEIR LAST 7.
SAINTS' WIN OVER BENGALS ASSURED THEM OF BACK-TO-BACK WINNING SEASONS FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 1991-92.
SAINTS CONVERTED ONLY 1-OF-8 THIRD DOWNS LAST WEEK AND HAD 11 PENALTIES FOR 100 YARDS.
SAINTS HAVE AVERAGED 419.8 TOTAL YARDS IN LAST 7 GAMES

 

OAKLAND  AT JACKSONVILLE

OAK 16th OFF; JAX 25th DEF
OAK 3rd RUN; JAX 17th VS. RUN
OAK 28th PASS; JAX 27th VS. PASS
OAK 13th PTS; JAX 24th PTS ALLOWED
JAX 17th OFF; OAK 13th DEF
JAX 2nd RUN; OAK 23rd VS. RUN
JAX 29th PASS; OAK 9th VS. PASS
JAX 18th PTS; OAK 18th PTS ALLOWED
JAX 31st TO/TA; OAK 16th TO/TA
MAURICE JONES-DREW HAS RUSHED FOR 100 YDS OR MORE IN 5 CONSECUTIVE GAMES.
JONES-DREW HAS RUSHED FOR 667 YDS IN THE LAST 5 GAMES.
OAK OUTRUSHED SD 251-21 LAST WEEK.
JAX OUTRUSHED TEN 258-57.
JAX TRYING TO WIN A DIVISION TITLE FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 1999, WHEN IT WON THE AFC CENTRAL.
JAX 4-2 AT HOME THIS SEASON.

 

DENVER AT ARIZONA

DEN 12th OFF; AZ 28th DEF
DEN 29th RUN; AZ 30th VS. RUN
DEN 4th PASS; AZ 25th VS. PASS
DEN 19th PTS; AZ 32nd PTS ALLOWED
AZ 31st OFF; DEN 27th DEF
AZ 31st RUN; DEN 31st VS. RUN
AZ 30th PASS; DEN 22nd VS. PASS
AZ 31st PTS; DEN 29th PTS ALLOWED
DEN 23rd TO/TA; AZ 30th TO/TA
LARRY FITZGERALD IS JUST ONE CATCH AWAY FROM BECOMING THE CARDINALS' FRANCHISE LEADER IN RECEPTIONS.
KYLE ORTON WAS HELD WITHOUT A TOUCHDOWN PASS LAST WEEK FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SEASON.
THE CARDINALS HAVE NEVER BEATEN THE BRONCOS AND ARE 0-7-1 IN EIGHT TRIES.
THE BRONCOS HAVE AVERAGED MORE THAN 29 POINTS PER GAME IN THE ALL-TIME SERIES WITH THE CARDINALS.
CHAMP BAILEY HELD DWAYNE BOWE WITHOUT A CATCH LAST WEEK.
THE TWO TEAMS HAVE JUST TWO COMBINED WINS IN THEIR LAST 14 GAMES.
THE CARDINALS USED THREE PLAYERS (DEREK ANDERSON, MAX HALL AND JOHN SKELTON) AT QUARTERBACK LAST WEEK.

 

CLEVELAND AT BUFFALO

CLE 27TH OFF; BUF 26TH DEF
CLE 14TH RUN; BUF 32ND VS. RUN
CLE 27TH PASS; BUF 10TH VS. PASS
CLE 26TH PTS; BUF 29TH PTS ALLOWED
BUF 26TH OFF; CLE 22ND DEF
BUF 17TH RUN; CLE 20TH VS. RUN
BUF 23RD PASS; CLE 20TH VS. PASS
BUF 22ND PTS; CLE 12TH PTS ALLOWED
BUF 29TH TO/TA; CLE 7TH TO/TA
BROWNS WON 13-10 IN WEEK 13; PK PHIL DAWSON DRILLED 23-YARD FG WITH TIME EXPIRING.
BENJAMIN WATSON HAD HIS BEST GAME OF THE SEASON, FINISHING WITH 10-100-1.
CLE DEFENSE HAD THREE INTERCEPTIONS IN VICTORY.
PEYTON HILLIS DID NOT SCORE A TD, ONLY THE SECOND GAME OF THE SEASON WHERE HE DIDN'T FIND THE ENDZONE.
BILLS LOST TO VIKINGS 38-14 IN WEEK 13.
BUF HAD FIVE TURNOVERS IN LOSS, INC. THREE BY QB RYAN FITZPATRICK (TWO FUMBLES, ONE INT).
BILLS KNOCKED OUT BRETT FAVRE ON OPENING SERIES, BUT ALLOWED BACKUP TARVARIS JACKSON TO THROW FOR 187 YARDS AND TWO TDS.
BILLS' SECONDARY HAD FOUR INTERCEPTIONS IN DEFEAT, INC. TWO BY DRAYTON FLORENCE (ONE RETURNED FOR TOUCHDOWN).
IN 2009 MATCHUP BETWEEN THESE TWO TEAMS, BROWNS HAD AS MANY PUNTS AS FIRST DOWNS (NINE EACH); CLE WON 6-3.

 

CINCINNATI AT PITTSBURGH

CIN 22nd OFF; PIT 6th DEF
CIN 26th RUN; PIT 1st VS. RUN
CIN 13th PASS; PIT 24th VS. PASS
CIN 20th PTS; PIT 2nd PTS ALLOWED
PIT 21st OFF; CIN 20th DEF
PIT 10th RUN; CIN 24th VS. RUN
PIT 19th PASS; CIN 15th VS. PASS
PIT 15th PTS; CIN 28th PTS ALLOWED
PIT 2nd TO/TA; CIN 20th TO/TA
PIT 16-6 VS. CIN SINCE 2000 (INCLUDING PLAYOFFS).
CIN HAS WON 3 OF LAST 5 GAMES AT HEINZ FIELD.
CIN HAS LOST 9 STRAIGHT GAMES.
CHAD OCHOCINCO HELD TO 1 CATCH AND 15 YDS IN FIRST MEETING BETWEEN THE TEAMS.
CARSON PALMER ON PACE TO THROW FOR 4,012 YDS; WOULD BE THIRD TIME HE'S EXCEEDED 4,000 YDS PASSING.
RASHARD MENDENHALL RACKED UP 130 COMBUINED RUSHING-RECEIVING YDS IN FIRST MEETING WITH CIN.

 

GREEN BAY AT DETROIT

GB 10TH OFF; DET 21ST DEF
GB 23RD RUN; DET 19TH VS. RUN
GB 6TH PASS; DET 16TH VS. PASS
GB 7TH PTS; DET 25TH PTS ALLOWED
DET 15TH OFF; GB 10TH DEF
DET 28TH RUN; GB 19TH VS. RUN
DET 8TH PASS; GB 6TH VS PASS
DET 14TH PTS; GB 1ST PTS ALLOWED
GB 6TH TO/TA; DET 12TH TO/TA
AARON RODGERS HAS REGISTERED A 100-PLUS PASSER RATING IN 4 STRAIGHT GAMES WITH AN 11-0 TD-INTERCEPTION RATIO.
IN WEEK FOUR WIN OVER LIONS, PACKERS WERE OUTGAINED 431-261.
GREG JENNINGS HAS OVER 100 YARDS RECEIVING IN EACH OF THE LAST 3 GAMES AND 6 TDS IN THE LAST 3GAMES.
JAMES STARKS HAD 73 YARDS RUSHING IN FIRST PRO GAME LAST WEEK.
LIONS HAVE LOST AN NFL-RECORD 19 STRAIGHT WITHIN THE DIVISION FOR LONGEST SKID SINCE 1970 MERGER.
LIONS HAD 4 LEADS BEFORE LOSING IN WEEK 13 TO BEARS.
BRANDON PETTIGREW AND TONY SCHEFFLER HAD A COMBINED 14 CATCHES FOR 154 YARDS IN FIRST GAME THIS YEAR AGAINST PACKERS.
DE CLIFF AVRIL HAD 3 OF LIONS 4 SACKS IN WEEK 13 LOSS TO PACKERS.

 

SEATTLE AT SAN FRANCISCO

SEA 28TH OFF; SF 11TH DEF
SEA 30TH RUN; SF 10TH VS. RUN
SEA 17TH PASS; SF 18TH VS. PASS
SEA 24TH PTS; SF 17TH PTS ALLOWED
SF 24TH OFF; SEA 30TH DEF
SF 15THTH RUN; SEA 21ST VS. RUN
SF 22ND PASS; SEA 30TH VS. PASS
SF 30TH PTS; SEA 20TH PTS ALLOWED
SEA 16TH TO/TA; SF 25TH TO/TA
NINERS ARE 9-4 VS. NFC WEST OPPONENTS UNDER HEAD COACH MIKE SINGLETARY.
NINERS HAVE NOT ALLOWED A 100-YARD RUSHER IN LAST 18 GAMES AND IS ONLY 1 OF 3 TEAMS TO NOT ALLOW A 100-YARD RUSHER IN 2010.
IN 31-6 LOSS TO SEAHAWKS IN WEEK ONE, NINERS OUTGAINED SEATTLE 263-242.
NINERS HAD 4 SACKS IN A GAME FOR THE THIRD TIME THIS SEASON IN WEEK 13.
SEAHAWKS HAD A SEASON-HIGH 161 RUSHING YARDS IN WEEK 13.
SEAHAWKS ALLOWED 3 SACKS LAST WEEK AFTER ALLOWING A COMBINED 4 SACKS THE PREVIOUS 4 GAMES.
SEAHAWKS ALLOWED 131 YARDS RUSHING IN WEEK 13 AFTER ALLOWING 270 YARDS RUSHING THE PREVIOUS WEEK.
NEWLY RE-SIGNED DAVID HAWTHORNE HAD A TEAM-HIGH 14 TACKLES FOR SEAHAWKS IN WEEK 13 WIN OVE CAROLINA.

 

ATLANTA AT CAROLINA
ATL 11th OFF; CAR 17th DEF
ATL 9th RUN; CAR 27th VS. RUN
ATL 14th PASS; CAR 8th VS. PASS
ATL 6th PTS; CAR 26th PTS ALLOWED
CAR 32nd OFF; ATL 19th DEF
CAR 21st RUN; ATL 8th VS. RUN
CAR 32nd PASS; ATL 26th VS. PASS
CAR 32nd PTS; ATL 7th PTS ALLOWED
ATL 4th TO/TA; CAR 28th TO/TA
ATL HAS WON 6 GAMES IN A ROW.
ATL 10-2 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 1998.
RODDY WHITE LEADS ALL RECEIVERS WITH CAREER-HIGH 91 RECEPTIONS.
ATL HAS AT LEAST 1 SACK IN ALL BUT 1 GAME.
CAR ALLOWED 31 UNANSWERED POINTS AGAINST SEA LAST WEEK.
JIMMY CLAUSEN HAS ONE TD PASS IN 200 ATTEMPTS.
CAR HAS LOST 6 GAMES IN A ROW.

 

TAMPA BAY AT WASHINGTON

TB 23rd OFF; WAS 31st DEF
TB 11th RUN; WAS 28th VS. RUN
TB 24th PASS; WAS 29th VS. PASS
TB 22nd PTS; WAS 23rd PTS ALLOWED
WAS 20th OFF; TB 15th DEF
WAS 27th RUN; TB 26th VS. RUN
WAS 9th PASS; TB 7th VS. PASS
WAS 28th PTS; TB 14th PTS ALLOWED
TB 5th TO/TA; WAS 13th TO/TA
TB BLEW A 10-POINT 4th QUARTER LEAD LAST WEEK AGAINST ATL.
TB HAS FORCED A TURNOVER IN ALL BUT 1 GAME THIS SEASON.
TB HAS RUSHED FOR 101 YDS OR MORE IN 6 OF ITS LAST 7 GAMES.
DONOVAN MCNABB HAS AT LEAST 1 INTERCEPTION IN EACH OF THE PAST 10 GAMES.
WAS 1-4 IN ITS LAST 5 GAMES.
WAS HAD 6 TURNOVERS AND SCORED 7 POINTS LAST WEEK.

 

PHILADELPHIA AT DALLAS

PHI 1st OFF; DAL 23rd DEF
PHI 5th RUN; DAL 15th VS. RUN
PHI 7th PASS; DAL 28th VS. PASS
PHI 2nd PTS; DAL 31st PTS ALLOWED
DAL 8th OFF; PHI 12th DEF
DAL 24th RUN; PHI 5th VS. RUN
DAL 5th PASS; PHI 17th VS. PASS
DAL 10th PTS; PHI 19th PTS ALLOWED
PHI 1st TO/TA; DAL 20th TO/TA
PHI HAS WON 9 OF LAST 11 PRIMETIME GAMES, INCLUDING 4-0 MARK IN 2010.
PHI HAS SCORED TD ON OPENING DRIVE 6 TIMES, WINNING ALL 6 OF THOSE GAMES, PLUS 14 OF LAST 15 GAMES WHEN THEY SCORE ON 1ST DRIVE.
PHI IS 9-1 WHEN LESEAN MCCOY SCORES A TD, INCLUDING 5-1 THIS SEASON.
DESEAN JACKSON HAS MOST RECEIVING YARDS BY PHI RECEIVER IN FIRST 3 SEASONS.
PHI HAS CONVERTED 13 3RD DOWNS OF 10-PLUS YARDS.
SEAN LEE INTERCEPTED PEYTON MANNING TWICE IN OT WIN OVER INDY.
DAL RUSHED FOR SEASON-HIGH 217 YARDS IN WIN.
DAL SCORED 20 POINTS OFF TURNOVERS VS. IND.
DAL BLEW A 17-POINT LEAD FOR 2ND STRAIGHT GAME BUT HELD ON TO WIN.
JASON GARRETT HAS WON 3 OF FIRST 4 GAMES AS HEAD COACH.

 

BALTIMORE AT HOUSTON

BAL 14TH OFF; HOU 29TH DEF
BAL 16TH RUN; HOU 10TH VS. RUN
BAL 15TH PASS; HOU 31ST VS. PASS
BAL 17TH PTS; HOU 27TH PTS ALLOWED
HOU 7TH OFF; BAL 8TH DEF
HOU 7TH RUN; BAL 6TH VS. RUN
HOU 10TH PASS; BAL 11TH VS. PASS
HOU 11TH PTS; BAL 4TH PTS ALLOWED
HOU 13TH TO/TA; BAL 16TH TO/TA
BAL 19-2 WHEN IT RUSHES FOR 125 YDS OR MORE WITH CAM CAMERON AS OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR.
BAL 3-3 ON THE ROAD THIS SEASON.
BAL 3-5 ALL-TIME IN ROAD GAMES VS. AFC SOUTH.
ED REED HAS 2 INTS IN 9 GAMES, MOST AMONG ACTIVE NFL PLAYERS.
BAL 3-0 ALL-TIME VS. HOU.
BAL WON LAST MEETING BETWEEN THE TEAMS 41-13 IN 2008.
ANDRE JOHNSON HAS EXCEEDED 1,000 REC YDS FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE SEASON AND FIFTH TIME IN HIS CAREER.