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PFW Online: Vol. 20, Issue 17

Published: 2005-10-31
Cover Date: November 7, 2005
This is the issue for Week Nine previews and Week Eight game coverage.

Santana rocks Washington

When the Redskins traded for Santana Moss in the offseason, few thought that he and Mark Brunell would team up to form such a dangerous pitch-and-catch combo. But they are the main cogs in Washington’s resurgent offense.

Crossover effect

Former NFL coaches are having a big impact at the college level, which in turn winds up having a major impact on the NFL. Nolan Nawrocki explains how.

The loss of an NFL pioneer

Giants owner Wellington Mara was described as the “conscience” of the NFL. We look back at his many contributions over the decades.

Quarterback changes loom

Nearly half of the league’s teams will face an offseason of uncertainty at the QB position.We detail each of the teams’ options.


Jerry Magee
Glenn Dickey
Ron Borges
Bill Wallace


  • The Way We Hear It
  • Feature: Can the Patriots win another championship?
  • Handicapper’s Corner
  • Week Nine game previews
  • Scout’s Notebook: Bears RB Thomas Jones
  • Week Eight game coverage: NFL standings; Game-day review; Players of the Week; Power rankings; Teams on the rise and decline
  • Week Eight game statistics
  • Individual statistics
  • NFL team statistics
  • NFL team rankings
  • Fantasy Buzz
  • Fantasy feature
  • Fantasy statistics
  • Key college game and notes
  • NFList: Top special-teams players
  • Audibles
  • Canadian Football League
  • NFL transactions
  • PFW Slant with Dan Arkush

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