Pro Football weekly

PFW Online: Vol. 23, Issue 13

Published: 2008-09-29
Cover Date: October 5, 2008
This is the issue for Week Five previews and Week Four game coverage.


In an exclusive profile, PFW’s Eric Edholm explains the many reasons why this could be a career year for Panthers WR Steve Smith.


Marion Barber and Felix Jones do their best to avoid the media spotlight, preferring to let others do the talking. However, this lethal RB duo is making a bold statement with their play on the field.


The Fantasy Buzz presents trends to be aware of, which players to exploit or avoid, and the latest fantasy news heading into Week Five. Plus, the Fantasy Doctor offers up winning advice to help your roster.


  • The Way We See It
  • Power rankings
  • The Way We Hear It
  • Opinion: Editorial, letters, Publisher's Pen
  • Columnists: Jerry Magee, Ron Borges, Dan Arkush's a-bombs
  • Handicapper's Corner: Staff selections, Stephen Nover column
  • Week Five game previews
  • Week Four game coverage
  • NFL team statistics
  • NFL team rankings
  • 2009 NFL draft notes
  • Audibles
  • NFList: Which winless teams are most likely to bounce back?

PFW Online

PFW Online is the electronic version of our Pro Football Weekly print newsmagazine.

We publish 30 issues throughout the year, weekly during the season and monthly during the offseason, and these issues are made available to PFW Online members in PDF format.

Since our electronic edition is always available by 7 p.m. ET on the day that it's published, it's your fastest way to get an issue of Pro Football Weekly.

You'll have access to everything in our print edition in the same familiar look and feel, plus a fully-searchable and easy way to enjoy it.