Pro Football weekly

PFW Online: Vol. 26, Issue 09

Published: 2011-09-19
Cover Date: September 25, 2011
This is the issue for Week Three previews and Week Two game coverage.


The Texans believe they finally fixed their leaky defense with the hiring of proven coordinator Wade Phillips. Here are the top five things Phillips and the Texans need to happen for the "D" to become a top unit.


We offer up our exclusive rankings of the backup quarterbacks for all 32 teams, from the most prepared to the least competent.


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


  • The Way We See It
  • Power rankings
  • The Way We Hear It
  • NFL transactions
  • Opinion: Editorial, letters, Publisher's Pen
  • Columnists: Kevin Fishbain, Ron Borges, Dan Arkush's A-bombs
  • Handicapper's Corner: Staff selections, Mike Wilkening's column
  • Week Three game previews
  • Week Two game coverage
  • Individual statistics
  • Team statistics
  • Team rankings
  • 2012 NFL draft notes
  • Audibles
  • NFList: Teams with longest active playoff droughts

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.