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NFL Week 2

  • On Kickoff Weekend, nine games were within one score (eight points) in the fourth quarter
  • Last week the Bengals win over the Vikings was the first regular-season game in NFL history with a game-tying score with no time remaining in regulation and a game-winning score with no time remaining in overtime.
  • Sunday’s game along with Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes’ Week 3 meeting in 2020 represent the only two instances of former MVPs under age 27 meeting as starting quarterbacks in NFL history
  • Last week, San Francisco’s Trey Lance threw a 5-yard touchdown on his initial NFL pass attempt while Philadelphia’s DeVonta Smith registered an 18-yard touchdown on his first career reception. Then, on Sunday night, Chicago’s Justin Fields marked his first NFL carry with a 3-yard touchdown run.
  • It marked the first time during any week in 37 years that rookies produced touchdowns on their first career carry, first career reception and first career pass.
  • NFL teams in 2020 combined to score 12,692 total points and 1,473 total touchdowns, both the most ever in a single season. Last week, the league combined for 90 touchdowns, tied with 2019 for the most through the first weekend in NFL history.

Thursday, September 16

New York Giants at Washington Football Team

THURSDAY, SEPT. 16, 2021 // 8:20 PM ET // FEDEXFIELD // REFEREE: SCOTT NOVAK TV: NFLN (8:20 PM ET): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews, Kristina Pink (field reporters) NATIONAL RADIO: Westwood One: Ian Eagle, Tony Boselli SIRIUS: 81 (NYG), 83 (Was.) | XM: 226 (NYG), 225 (Was.) | SXM App: 823 (NYG), 831 (Was.) 

Regular Season History

LEADER: Giants lead all-time series, 104-68-4 STREAKS: Giants have won past 5 
LAST GAME: 11/8/20: Giants 23 at Washington 20LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/8/20: Giants 23 at Washington 20

Giants:

  • Daniel Jones threw for 267 yards & had 2 TDs (1 pass, 1 rush) in Week 1. Has 8 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 100 rating in 4 career starts vs. Was. Aims for his 3rd in row at Was. with TD pass vs. 0 INTs & 90+ rating
  • Saquon Barkley had a career-high 279 scrimmage yards (career-high 189 rush, 90 rec.) & 2 TDs (1 rush, 1 rec.) in his last game vs. Was. (12/22/19). Has 587 scrimmage yards (195.7 per game) in 3 career games vs. Was. & aims for his 3rd in row at Was. with 195+ scrimmage yards & TD. Had 229 scrimmage yards (130 rush, 99 rec.) & rush TD in only career game on TNF (10/11/18 vs. Phi.)
  • Sterling Shepard had 7 receptions for 113 yards & TD catch last week, his 10th-career 100-yard game. Has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 at Was. Has rec. TD in 2 of his 3 career games on TNF.
  • Kenny Golladay had 64 rec. yards in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row on Thursday with 90+ rec. yards. 
  • Evan Engram had a TD catch in the last meeting. 
  • Logan Ryan led the team with 10 tackles, his 5th-career 10+ tackle game, & had FF & FR in Week 1. Has 5 PD, 2 INTs, FF & sack in 3 career games vs. Was. Aims for his 3rd in row on TNF with PD
  • Blake Martinez had 9 tackles last week. Had 10 tackles & INT in the last meeting. Aims for his 5th in row vs. Was. with 9+ tackles. 
  • James Bradberry had a PD in Week 1. 
  • Leonard Williams aims for his 3rd in row vs. Washington with a sack

Washington:

  • Tyler Heinicke completed 11 of 15 attempts (73.3 pct.) for 122 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 119.3 rating in Week 1. Incl. postseason, aims for his 3rd game in row with TD pass.
  • Antonio Gibson totaled 108 scrimmage yards (90 rush, 18 rec.) in Week 1. Had a rush TD in the last meeting. Had 115 rush yards & 3 rush TDs in only career game on Thursday (11/26/20 at Dal.). 
  • J.D. McCkissic aims for his 3rd in row vs. NYG with 5+ catches & 80+ scrimmage yard
  • Terry McLaurin had a team-high 62 rec. yards last week. Had 7 catches for 115 yards & TD in the last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. NYG with 7+ catches & 70+ rec. Yards
  • Logan Thomas  had rec. TD in Week 1. Has 6 rec. TDs in his past 7 vs. NFC East
  • Chase Young had a sack in the last meeting. Had a sack in only career game on Thursday (11/26/20 at Dal.). Has 4.5 sacks & 5 TFL in 6 career games vs. NFC East & aims for his 4th in row vs. division with sack.
  • Montez Sweat had a sack & FF last week. Has 3 sacks & FF in his past 3 at home vs. NFC East. Aims for his 3rd in row at home with a sack. 
  • Jonathan Allen had a sack in Week 1. Has a sack in 2 of his 3 career games on Thursday. 
  • Cole Holcomb led the team with 11 tackles last week, his 5th career game with 10+ tackles. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. NYG with TFL.
  • William Jackson had 2 PD & his 4th-career INT in Week 1. 
  • Bobby McCain had a career-high 10 tackles last week

Sunday, September 19

New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // BANK OF AMERICA STADIUM // REFEREE: RONALD TORBERT TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston, Jennifer Hale (field reporter) SIRIUS: 85 (NO), 104 (Car.) | XM: 383 (NO), 228 (Car.) | SXM App: 822 (NO), 804 (Car.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Saints lead all-time series, 27-25 STREAKS: Saints have won past 4 
LAST GAME: 1/3/21: New Orleans 33 at Carolina 7LAST GAME AT SITE:1/3/21: New Orleans 33 at Carolina 7

Saints:

  • Jameis Winston threw for five TDs with 0 interceptions for a 130.8 rating in Week 1, his 2nd-career 5-TD pass game. Threw for 400 yards in his last start vs. Car. (10/13/19 w/ TB). Aims for his 4th start in row at Carolina with 0 INTs & 90+ rating
  • Alvin Kamara had 91 scrimmage yards (83 rush, 8 rec.) & rec. TD last week. Has 16 rec. TDs since 2017, tied-most among RBs. Has 4 rush TDs in 3 career games at Car. & aims for his 4th in row at Car. with a rush TD. Has 7 TDs (6 rush, 1 rec.) in his past 6 vs. NFC South
  • Cameron Jordan has 4 PD in his past 4 vs. Car. Since 2017, has 22 sacks & 27 TFL in 24 games against NFC South. Since 2012, ranks 4th in NFL with 93.5 sacks
  • Marcus Davenport had 13th-career sack in Week 1. Has sack in 2 of his past 3 vs. Carolina
  • Demario Davis has 3 PD in his past 3 at Carolina. Since 2018, has 5+ tackles in 8 of 9 road games against NFC South
  • Malcolm Jenkins had 4 tackles & INT in the last meeting. Has INT in 3 of his past 4 at Carolina.
  • Marcus Williams had 14th-career INT last week. Has INT in 2 of his past 3 vs. NFC South. 
  • Paulson Adebo had 1st-career INT last week. 

Panthers:

  • Sam Darnold completed 24 of 35 atts. (68.6 pct.) for 279 yards & had 2 TDs (1 pass, 1 rush) vs. 0 INTs for 102 rating in Car. debut last week. 
  • Christian McCaffrey had 9 receptions & 187 scrimmage yards (98 rush, 89 rec.) in Week 1, his 14th-career game with 9+ receptions. Has 329 career receptions, tied-3rd most (Alvin Kamara) by RB in 1st 5 career seasons. Has 7 career games with 75+ rush yards & 75+ rec. yards the 3rd-most such games in NFL history. Has 335 scrimmage yards (111.7 per game) & rush TD in 3 career home games vs. NO. Has 1,974 scrimmage yards (103.9 per game) in 19 career games vs. NFC South
  • DJ Moore had 6 catches for 80 yards in Week 1. Has 2+ rec. TDs in 2 of his past 3 vs. NO. Aims for his 5th in row vs. NO with 80+ receiving yards
  • Robby Anderson had 57-yard rec. TD last week. Has 46 receptions (5.1 per game) in 9 career home games with Carolina
  • Shaq Thompson led the team with 10 tackles, had career-high 3 PD & had INT & sack in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. NO with 10+ tackles
  • Brian Burns has had at least one sack in each of his last three games against New Orleans
  • Jeremy Chinn had 15 tackles (7.5 per game) & PD in 2 games vs. NO last season

Cincinnati Bengals at Chicago Bears

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // SOLDIER FIELD // REFEREE: LAND CLARK TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kevin Kugler, Mark Sanchez, Laura Okmin (field reporter) SIRIUS: 138 (Cin.), 83 (Chi.) | XM: 380 (Cin.), 225 (Chi.) | SXM App: 806 (Cin.), 805 (Chi.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Bengals lead all-time series, 6-5 STREAKS: Bears have won past 2 
LAST GAME: 12/10/17: Bears 33 at Bengals 7 LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/8/13: Bears 24, Bengals 21

Bengals:

  • Joe Burrow completed 20 of 27 passes  (74.1 pct.) for 261 yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for career-high 128.8 rating last week. Had 8 TDs (7 pass, 1 rush) vs. 2 INTs in 6 road starts last season. Has 5 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 106.7 rating in 3 career starts vs. NFC
  • Joe Mixon had 150 scrimmage yards (127 rush, 23 rec.) & rush TD in Week 1, most among AFC RBs & his 8th-career game with 150+ scrimmage yards, tied 6th-most in NFL since 2017. Has 100+ scrimmage yards in 2 of 3 career games vs. NFC North. 
  • Ja’Marr Chase had 5 catches for 101 yards & TD in NFL debut last week, most rec. yards by any rookie & most by player in 1st-career game in Cin. history.
  • Tee Higgins had 58 rec. yards & rec. TD in Week 1. Had 558 rec. yards (69.8 per game) in 8 road games last season
  • Vonn Bell had 7 tackles & TFL last week. Had FF, FR & PD in his last game vs. Chicago (10/20/19 w/ NO). Since 2020, he is 3rd among all DBs with 121 tackles 
  • Larry Ogujobi  had a sack in Cincinnati debut in Week 1. Had 2 TFL & sack in only career game vs. Chi. (12/24/17 w/ Cle.). Aims for 3rd in row vs. NFC North with sack.
  • Trey Hendrickson has had a sack in each of his last two game vs the Bears

Bears:

  • Andy Dalton threw for 206 yards in Week 1. Spent 9 seasons with Cin. (2011-19) & is Bengals all-time leader in completions (2,757) & pass TDs (204) & ranks 2nd in franchise history in passing yards (32,838). 
  • David Montgomery totaled 118 scrimmage yards (108 rush, 10 rec.) & rush TD in Week 1. Aims for his 8th in row with 100+ scrimmage yards. Had 746 scrimmage yards (106.6 per game) & 6 TDs (5 rush, 1 rec.) in 7 home games last season. Has 5 rush TDs in 8 career games vs. AFC.
  • Allen Robinson had 6 catches last week. Has 6+ receptions in 6 of his past 7 at home. Has 4 rec. TDs in his past 4 vs. AFC North
  • Khalil Mack aims for his 3rd in a row at home with a sack. Has 3 sacks & FF in his past 4 vs. AFC North. 
  • Roquan Smith led the Bears with 11 tackles last week, his 18th-career game with 10+ tackles. Had 7+ tackles in 7 of 8 home games last season
  • Jaylon Johnson had PD last week. Had 6 PD in 7 home games last season

Houston Texans at Cleveland Browns

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // FIRSTENERGY STADIUM // REFEREE: BRAD ROGERS TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Adam Archuleta, AJ Ross (field reporter) SIRIUS: 137 (Hou.), 81 (Cle.) | XM: 381 (Hou.), 226 (Cle.) | SXM App: 812 (Hou.), 807 (Cle.) 

Regular Season History

LEADER: Texans lead all-time series, 7-4 STREAKS: Texans have won 5 of past 6 
LAST GAME: 11/15/20: Texans 7 at Browns 10 LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/15/20: Texans 7 at Browns 10 

Texans:

  • Tyrod Taylor threw for 291 yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 112.1 rating & rushed for 40 yards last week in Hou. debut. Started 3 games for Cle. in 2018. Completed 17 of 24 passes (70.8 pct.) for 174 yards & TD & rushed for 49 yards in only career start vs. Cle. (12/18/16 w/ Buf.). 
  • Mark Ingram led the team with 85 rush yards & had a rush TD last week in Hou. debut. Has 90+ scrimmage yards in 2 of 3 career games at Cle. Leads all active RBs in rush yards (7,408) & rush TDs (63)
  • David Johnson had a TD catch last week. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC North with a rush TD.
  • Phillip Lindsay has at least 90 rushing yards and a TD in three of his last four against AFC North opponents
  • Brandin Cooks had 5 catches for 132 yards in Week 1. Aims for 4th in row with 5+ catches & 125+ rec. yards. Has 14 catches (7 per game) in his past 2 games vs. Cleveland
  • Zach Cunningham had 6 tackles & PD in Week 1. Had 13 tackles in the last meeting. Has 3 PD in 3 career games vs. Cle. Aims for his 6th in row vs. AFC North with 10+ tackles.

Browns:

  • Baker Mayfield completed 21 of 28 passes (75 pct.) for 321 yards & 97.5 rating last week. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC South with 2+ TD passes, 0 INTs & 115+ rating
  • Nick Chubb had 101 scrimmage yards (83 rush, 18 rec.) & had 2 rush TDs in Week 1. Aims for 8th in row with rush TD, longest active streak in NFL. Rushed for 126 yards & TD in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Hou. with a rush TD. Has 565 scrimmage yards (113 per game) & 4 rush TDs in 5 career games vs. AFC South. Aims for his 7th in row at home with 100+ scrimmage yards
  • Kareem Hunt had a rushing TD last week. Has 248 scrimmage yards (124 per game) in 2 games vs. Hou. Aims for his 7th in row vs. AFC South with 50+ scrimmage yards
  • Odell Beckham has 725 rec. yards (103.6 per game) in 7 career games vs. AFC South
  • Jarvis Landry has had at least 5 receptions in 6 straight games
  • Myles Garrett has 3 sacks in 3 career games vs. Houston. Has 8 sacks in 8 career games vs. AFC South
  • Denzel Ward  had 6 tackles & PD in Week 1. Aims for his 5th in row with PD

Los Angeles Rams at Indianapolis Colts

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // LUCAS OIL STADIUM // REFEREE: SHAWN SMITH TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kenny Albert, Jonathan Vilma, Lindsay Czarniak (field reporter) SIRIUS: 133 (LAR), 82 (Ind.) | XM: 382 (LAR), 227 (Ind.) | SXM App: 818 (LAR), 813 (Ind.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Colts lead all-time series, 23-19-2 STREAKS: Rams have won past 2 
LAST GAME: 9/10/17: Colts 9, Rams 46 LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/10/13: Rams 38, Colts 8

Rams:

  • Matthew Stafford threw for 321 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for career-high 156.1 rating in LAR debut last week, his 50th-career game with 300+ pass yards. Has 989 pass yards (329.7 per game) & 8 TDs vs. 2 INTs for 102.8 rating in 3 career starts vs. Ind. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Ind. with 300+ pass yards & 2+ TD passes.
  • Darrell Henderson had 87 scrimmage yards (70 rush, 17 rec.) & 6th career rush TD in Week 1.
  • Cooper Kupp led the team in catches (7) & rec. yards (108) in Week 1, his 12th-career 100+ yard game, & had 25th-career rec. TD last week. Had 76 rec. yards & TD catch in the last meeting. Had 5+ receptions in 7 of 8 road games last season. Aims for his 5th in row on road with 8+ catches. 
  • Robert Woods had rec. TD last week. Had 7 TDs (5 rec., 2 rush) in 8 road games last season. Has 10+ catches in 2 of his past 3 on road.
  • Aaron Donald had a sack in Week 1. Had 9 sacks, 3 FFs & FR in 8 road games last season. Aims for his 6th in row on road vs. AFC with sack. Since 2014, leads NFL with 86.5 sacks
  • Kenny Young tied his career high with 10 tackles & had 2nd-career FR in Week 1. 
  • Jalen Ramsey had 9 tackles, 2 TFL & PD last week. Has 7 PD & INT in his past 5 vs. Indianapolis

Colts:

  • Carson Wentz threw for 251 yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 102 rating Indianapolis debut last week. Has 2+ TD passes in 3 of his past 4 starts. Has 533 pass yards (266.5 per game) in 2 career games vs. the Rams
  • Jonathan Taylor had 116 scrimmage yards (60 rec., 56 rush) & tied career-high with 6 catches in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with 115+ scrimmage yards. Has 579 scrimmage yards (144.8 per game) in his past 4 at home
  • Zach Pascal had 2 TD catches in Week 1, his 3rd-career game with 2 rec. TDs. Has TD catches in 3 of his past 4. 
  • Jack Doyle had 41 rec. yards in the last meeting. Has 5+ catches in 2 of
  • his past 3 vs. NFC West.
  • Darius Leonard had 5 tackles & 10th-career FF last week. Is 1 of 4 LBs (Chandler Jones, Khalil Mack and T.J. Watt) with 10+ FFs since 2018. Aims for his 3rd in row with FF
  • DeForest Buckner had a sack in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with a sack. Aims for his 3rd in row vs the Rams with a TFL. His 326 tackles since 2016 are the most of any DT in the NFL
  • Kenny Moore has had a sack in each of his last two home games. Kenny Moore’s 7.0 sacks since 2018 are the second most in the NFL among CBs

Denver Broncos at Jacksonville Jaguars

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // TIAA BANK FIELD // REFEREE: CLAY MARTIN TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Spero Dedes, Jay Feely SIRIUS: 103 (Den.), 108 (Jax.) | XM: 384 (Den.), 229 (Jax.) | SXM App: 809 (Den.), 814 (Jax.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Jaguars lead all-time series, 6-5 STREAKS: Broncos have won 2 of past 3 
LAST GAME: 9/29/19: Jaguars 26 at Broncos 24 LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/4/16: Broncos 20, Jaguars 10

Broncos:

  • Teddy Bridgewater completed 28 of 36 passes (77.8 pct.) for 264 yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 115.7 rating in Den. debut last week. Passed for 240 yards & TD for 94.7 rating in only career game vs. Jacksonville
  • Melvin Gordon ran for 101 yards & TD in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with 90+ rush yards & rush TD. Has 80+ scrimmage yards in 3 of 4 career games vs. Jax. Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC South with TD. Since 2016, ranks tied-3rd in NFL with 46 rush TDs
  • Tim Patrick has a TD in 3 of his last 4
  • Courtland Sutton had 6 catches for 62 yards & 2 TDs in the last meeting. Has 70+ rec. yards in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC South
  • Noah Fant had 6 catches for 62 yards last week. Had rec. TD in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC South with 80+ rec. yards & TD catch.
  • Von Miller had 2 sacks last week, his 18th-career game with 2+ sacks, 5th-most in NFL since 2012. Has 3 sacks & FF in 2 career games vs. Jax. Has 5 sacks in his past 5 vs. AFC South.  
  • Justin Simmons has 7 PD in his past 5 vs. AFC South

Jaguars:

  • Trevor Lawrence threw for 332 yards & 3 TDs vs. 3 INTs in NFL debut last week, 3rd-most passing yards by former No. 1 pick in 1st-career start in NFL history
  • James Robinson had 54 scrimmage yards (29 rec., 25 rush) in Week 1. Has recorded 50+ scrimmage yards in each of 1st 15 career games. Had 707 scrimmage yards (101 per game) & 5 TDs (4 rush, 1 rec.) in 7 home games last season
  • Carlos Hyde had a team-high 44 rush yards last week in Jax. debut. Rushed for 73 yards in his last game vs. Den. (12/8/19 w/ Hou.). Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC West with 75+ scrimmage yards
  • DJ Chark  led the team with 86 rec. yards & had TD catch in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with rec. TD. Had 4 catches for 44 yards in last meeting
  • Myles Jack led the team with 9 tackles & had TFL in Week 1. Had 6 tackles in the last meeting. Has TFL in 5 of his past 6 at home
  • CJ Hederson had 4 PD in 4 home games last season

Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // HARD ROCK STADIUM // REFEREE: CRAIG WROLSTAD TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Brandon Gaudin, Matt Millen, Sarah Kustok (field reporter) SIRIUS: 106 (Buf.), 119 (Mia.) | XM: 385 (Buf.), 230 (Mia.) | SXM App: 803 (Buf.), 819 (Mia.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Dolphins lead all-time series, 60-49-1STREAKS: Bills have won past 5
LAST GAME: 1/3/21: Dolphins 26 at Bills 56 LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/20/20: Bills 31, Dolphins 28

Bills:

  • Josh Allen threw for 270 yards & TD & rushed for 44 yards in Week 1. Has 20 TDs (17 pass, 3 rush) vs. 4 INTs for 114.3 rating in 6 career games vs. Mia. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Mia. with 3+ TD passes. Has passed for 1,054 yards (351.3 per game) & 10 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 131.2 rating in his past 3 on road
  • Stefon Diggs had 9 catches for 69 yards in Week 1. Aims for 10th in row with 7+ catches. Had 8 catches for 153 yards & TD in last road meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Mia. with 75+ rec. yards. Aims for his 5th in row on road with 9+ catches & 90+ rec. yards. 
  • Cole Beasley had 8 catches for 60 yards last week. Had 5 catches for 70 yards in the last meeting. Has 100+ rec. yards in 4 of his past 5 on road
  • Tre’Davious White had TFL last week. Has PD in 3 of his past 4 vs. Miami
  • Mario Addison had a sack & FF in Week 1. Has a sack in 2 of his past 3. Had a sack in the last meeting & has a sack in 2 of 3 career games vs. Miami

Dolphins:

  • Tua Tagovailoa threw for 202 yards & TD & rushed for 4th-career TD last week. Completed 35 of 58 passes (60.3 pct.) for career-high 361 yards in the last meeting. Had 9 TDs (6 pass, 3 rush) vs. 2 INTs in 5 home starts last season
  • Myles Gaskin had 76 scrimmage yards (49 rush, 27 rec.) & 5 catches in Week 1. Aims for his 5th in row with 75+ scrimmage yards. Had 77 scrimmage yards (57 rec.20 rush) in the last meeting. Has 125+ scrimmage yards in 2 of his past 3 at home
  • DeVante Parker had a team-high 81 rec. yards last week. Had 7 catches for 116 yards in the last meeting. Aims for his 5th in row vs. Buf. with 5+ catches & 50+ rec. yards. Has 115+ rec. yards in 2 of his past 3 vs. division
  • Mike Gesicki had 8 catches for a career-high 130 rec. yards & TD catch in the last home meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. Buf. with 5+ catches. 
  • Xavien Howard had a FF & FR in Week 1. Has PD in 2 of his past 3. Had INT in last meeting & has 3 INTs in his past 3 vs. Buf. Has INT in 3 of his past 4 at home 
  • Eric Rowe had 9 tackles & FF last week. Aims for his 4th in row with 7+ tackles

New England Patriots at New York Jets

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // METLIFE STADIUM // REFEREE: SHAWN HOCHULI TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Kevin Harlan, Trent Green, Melanie Collins (field reporter) SIRIUS: 211 (NE), 98 (NYJ) | XM: 386 (NE), 231 (NYJ) | SXM App: 821 (NE), 824 (NYJ)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Patriots lead all-time series, 67-53-1 STREAKS: Patriots have won past 10 
LAST GAME: 1/3/21: Jets 14 at Patriots 28 LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/9/20: Patriots 30, Jets 27

Patriots:

  • Mac Jones completed 29 of 39 passes (74.4 pct.) for 281 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 102.6 rating in NFL debut last week, the 3rd-highest comp. pct. by rookie in Week 1 since 1970 (min. 10 attempts).
  • Damien Harris rushed for 100 yards in Week 1, his 4th career game with 100+ rec. yards. Aims for his 4th in row with 50+ rush yards. Had 71 rush yards in the last meeting. Has 100+ scrimmage yards in 2 of his past 3 vs. division
  • James White had 6 catches for 49 rec. yards last week. Had a TD catch in the last meeting. Leads all active RBs in rec. TDs (25) & ranks 2nd in catches (375) & rec. yards (3,233).  
  • Nelson Agholor had 5 catches for a team-high 72 rec. yards & rec. TD last week in NE debut. Aims for his 4th in row with 50+ rec. yards. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC East with 5+ catches, 70+ rec. yards & rec. TD
  • JC Jackson aims for his 3rd in row with PD. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. NYJ with INT. Has INT in 2 of his past 3 on road. 

Jets:

  • Zach Wilson completed 20 of 37 passes (54.1 pct.) for 258 yards & 2 TDs vs. INT last week in NFL debut
  • Corey Davis had 5 catches for 97 rec. yards & 2 rec. TDs last week in NYJ debut. Had 7 catches for 125 yards & TD in only career reg. season game vs. NE (11/11/18 w/ Ten.). Has TD catch in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC East. 
  • Jamison Crowder had rec. TD in the last home meeting. Had 32 catches for 416 rec. yards (69.3 per game) & 5 rec. TDs in 6 home games last season.
  • Marcus Maye had 8 tackles last week. Aims for his 4th in row with 7+ tackles. Had 10 tackles & TFL in the last meeting. Has PD in 3 of his past 4 on road
  • Quinnen Williams had TFL & PD in the last home meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. division with sack
  • John Franklin-Meyers has a sack in 3 of his past 4. Aims for his 5th in row with TFL. Had TFL in last meeting

San Francisco 49ers at Philadelphia Eagles

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD // REFEREE: BRAD ALLEN TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Adam Amin, Mark Schlereth, Shannon Spake (field reporter) SIRIUS: 94 (SF), 99 (Phi.) | XM: 387 (SF), 232 (Phi.) | SXM App: 827 (SF), 825 (Phi.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: 49ers lead all-time series, 18-14-1 STREAKS: Eagles have won past 2 LAST 
GAME: 10/4/20: Eagles 25 at 49ers 20 LAST GAME AT SITE: 10/29/17: Eagles 33, 49ers 10

49ers:

  • Jimmy Goroppolo threw for 314 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 124.2 rating in Week 1, his 6th-career 300+ yard game. Has 100+ rating in 6 of his past 8 road starts. 
  • Trey Lance had 1st career TD pass in Week 1 & became 3rd rookie QB (Matt Ryan and Tim Tebow) to throw TD pass on 1st career attempt since 2000. 
  • Elijah Mitchell ran for 104 yards & TD last week & became 1st rookie in franchise history with 100+ rush yards in NFL debut
  • George Kittle had 4 receptions for 78 yards last week. Had career-high 15 receptions for 183 yards & TD catch in last meeting. Has 50+ rec. yards in 5 of his past 6 on the road
  • Deebo Samuel had 9 receptions for career-high 189 yards, incl. career-long 79-yard rec. TD, last week. Has 100+ rec. yards in 3 of his past 4 on road. Aims for his 6th in row on road with 5+ receptions & 70+ scrimmage yards
  • Fred Warner had a team-high 11 tackles last week & aims for his 4th in row with 10+ tackles

Eagles:

  • Jalen Hurts completed 27 of 35 attempts (77.1 pct) for 264 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for a career-high 126.4 rating & had 62 rush yards in Week 1, his 2nd-career start with 3+ TD passes. Has 60+ rush yards in 4 of his 5 career starts
  • Miles Sanders had 113 scrimmage yards (74 rush, 39 rec.) in Week 1, his 10th-career game with 100+ scrimmage yards. Had 76 scrimmage yards (46 rush, 30 rec.) in the last meeting. Ranks 4th among RBs with 4.9 yards per rush since 2019 (min. 300 attempts)
  • DeVonta Smith had 6 receptions for team-high 71 yards & 1st-career rec. TD last week. Was 1 of 3 1st-round rookie WRs (Ja’Marr Chase and Jaylen Waddle) with a receiving TD in Week 1.
  • Jalan Reagor had career-high 6 catches for 49 yards & 2nd-career TD catch in Week 1
  • Fletcher Cox had a sack & PD in the last home meeting. Aims for his 4th in row at home with sack & 8th in row at home with TFL. 
  • Brandon Graham had 7 sacks & 8 TFL in 8 home games last season. Has sack in 3 of his 4 career games vs. San Francisco
  • Since 2014 Darius Slay leads the NFL with 106 PD 

Las Vegas Raiders at Pittsburgh Steelers

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 1:00 PM ET // HEINZ FIELD // REFEREE: JEROME BOGER TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Charles Davis, Evan Washburn (field reporter) SIRIUS: 135 (LV), 146 (Pit.) | XM: 388 (LV), 233 (Pit.) | SXM App: 816 (LV), 826 (Pit.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Raiders lead all-time series, 13-10 STREAKS: Raiders have won 3 of past 4 
LAST GAME: 12/9/18 (Oakland): Steelers 21 at Raiders 24 LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/8/15: Steelers 38, Raiders 35

Raiders:

  • Derek Carr completed 34 of 56 passes (60.7 pct.) for 435 yards & 2 TDs vs. 1 INT last week, his 3rd-most pass yards in a single game in his career & most in NFL in Week 1. Aims for his 4th in row with 325+ pass yards. Has passed for 623 yards (311.5 per game) & 6 TDs vs. INT in 2 career games vs. Pittsburgh
  • Josh Jacobs ran for 2 TDs in Week 1, his 8th-career game with 2+ rush TDs, 2nd-most in NFL since 2019. Aims for his 3rd in row with 2+ rush TDs. Has 110+ rush yards in 2 of 3 career games vs. AFC North. Had 8 rush TDs in 7 road games last season
  • Darren Waller led the team with 10 catches for 105 yards & TD last week, his 4th-career game with 10+ catches & 100+ rec. yards, most among TEs since 2019. Aims for his 5th in row with 100+ rec. yards. Aims for his 3rd in row on road with TD catch
  • Maxx Crosby had 2 sacks in Week 1, his 3rd-career game with 2+ sacks. Aims for his 3rd in row with a sack. Has 5 TFL in 3 career games vs. AFC North. 
  • Carl Nassib had a sack & 4th career FF last week. Has a sack in 2 of his past 3. Has sack in 3 of his past 4 vs. Pittsburgh

Steelers:

  • Ben Roethlisberger threw for 188 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs last week. Has passed for 1,550 yards (310 per game) & 12 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 105.2 rating in his past 5 vs. Raiders. Had 18 TDs vs. 3 INTs in 8 home starts last season. Has 397 career TD passes & can become 8th QB ever with 400+ TD passes.
  • JuJu Smith-Schuster led the team with 52 rec. yards in Week 1. Aims for his 4th in row with 50+ rec. yards. Had 8 catches for 130 yards & 2 TDs in the last meeting. Has TD catch in 3 of his past 4 at home
  • Diontae Johnson led the team with 5 catches & had rec. TD last week. Has TD catch in 3 of his past 4. Aims for his 4th in row at home with 8+ catches
  • Chase Claypool had 70 scrimmage yards (45 rec., 25 rush) in Week 1. Had 496 rec. yards & 8 TDs (6 rec., 2 rush) in 8 home games in 2020
  • TJ Watt had 2 sacks & FF last week, his 10th game with 2+ sacks since 2018, 2nd-most in NFL. Has 18 career FFs, most in NFL since 2017. Aims for his 4th in row with sack & 3rd in row with 2+ sacks. Had PD in the last meeting. Had 16 TFL, 11.5 sacks & 2 FFs in 8 home games last season
  • Devin Bush tied for team lead with 10 tackles & had 2nd-career FF last week. Has 3 PD in 2 career games vs. AFC West

Minnesota Vikings at Arizona Cardinals

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 4:05 PM ET // STATE FARM STADIUM // REFEREE: BILL VINOVICH TV: FOX (4:05 PM ET): Gus Johnson, Aqib Talib, Megan Olivi (field reporter) SIRIUS: 137 (Min.), 81 (Az.) | XM: 381 (Min.), 226 (Az.) | SXM App: 820 (Min.), 800 (Az.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Vikings lead all-time series, 15-11 STREAKS: Vikings have won 5 of past 6 
LAST GAME: 10/14/18: Cardinals 17 at Vikings 27 LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/10/15: Cardinals 23, Vikings 20

Vikings:

  • Kirk Cousins completed 36 of 49 attempts (73.5 pct.) for 351 yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 106.8 rating. Has 26 games with 300+ pass yards & 100+ rating since 2015, 3rd-most in NFL. Had 2 TDs (1 pass, 1 rush) in the last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row on road with 2+ TD passes & 100+ rating. 
  • Dalvin Cook totaled 104 scrimmage yards (61 rush, 43 rec.) & rush TD in Week 1. Aims for his 4th in row on road & 5th in row overall with rush TD. Since 2019, has 17 TDs (16 rush, 1 rec.) in his past 16 road games.
  • Adam Thielen led the team in receptions (9), rec. yards (92) & rec. TDs (2) last week, his 7th-career game with 2+ rec. TDs. Had 11 receptions for 123 yards & TD catch in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Az. with rec. TD. 
  • Justin Jefferson had 5 catches for 71 yards last week. Has 5+ receptions in 4 of his past 5 on road.
  • Eric Kendricks had 15 tackles in Week 1, most in the NFL last week. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Az. with 5+ tackles. Has 5+ tackles in 23 of his past 24 on road
  • Danielle Hunter had a sack in Week 1. Has 5 sacks in 3 career games vs. Az. & aims for his 4th in row vs. Az. with sack
  • Harrison Smith has 2 sacks & INT-TD in 3 career games vs. Arizona

Cardinals:

  • Kyler Murray threw for 289 yards & 4 TDs vs. INT for 121 rating & had a rush TD in Week 1. Is 1 of 3 QBs (Josh Allen and Jack Kemp) with 4 games with 3+ TD passes & 1+ rush TD in 1st 3 career seasons. Has 11 games with both pass & rush TD since 2019, 2nd-most in NFL. Has 38 TDs (28 pass, 10 rush) in 16 career home starts
  • Chase Edminds had 106 scrimmage yards (63 rush, 43 rec.) in Week 1, his 3rd-career game with 100+ scrimmage yards.
  • DeAndre Hopkins led the team with 6 catches for 83 yards & 2 TDs in Week 1. Is 1 of 4 WRs with 10+ games (10) with 2+ rec. TDs since 2015. Had 63 receptions for 734 yards (91.8 per game) & 5 rec. TDs in 8 home games last season. Had rec. TD in only career game vs. Minnesota
  • Christian Kirk had 5 catches for 70 yards & 2 TDs last week, his 4th-career game with 2+ rec. TDs. Had 77 rec. yards in last meeting
  • Chandler Jones had a career-high five sacks & 2 FFs last week. Became 4th player with 3+ games with 4+ sacks since 1982. Has 4.5 sacks & 2 FFs in 3 career games vs. MMinnesota. Aims for his 3rd in row with FF & 4th in row with sack vs. Minnesota

Atlanta Falcons at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 4:05 PM ET // RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM // REFEREE: CARL CHEFFERS TV: FOX (4:05 PM ET): Kevin Burkhardt, Greg Olsen, Pam Oliver (field reporter) SIRIUS: 138 (Atl), 83 (TB) | XM: 380 (Atl), 225 (TB) | SXM App: 801 (Atl), 829 (TB)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Falcons lead all-time series, 28-27 STREAKS: Buccaneers have won 3 of past 4 
LAST GAME: 1/3/21: Falcons 27 at Buccaneers 44 LAST GAME AT SITE: 1/3/21

Falcons:

  • Matt Ryan has 55,931 career pass yards & can surpass Drew Brees (56,033) for the most pass yards by a QB in his 1st 14 seasons in NFL history. Has 1,938 pass yards (323 per game) & 12 TDs (11 pass, 1 rush) vs. 2 INTs for 95.7 rating in his past 6 starts vs. TB. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. TB with 2+ TDs & 0 INTs
  • Mike Davis had 77 scrimmage yards (49 rush, 23 rec.) in Week 1. Had 8 receptions for 74 yards in his only career game at TB (9/20/20 w/ Car.)
  • Calvin Ridley led the team in catches (5) & rec. yards (51) last week. Had 8 receptions for 52 yards in the last meeting. Has rec. TD in 3 of his past 4 vs. TB. Has 5+ receptions in 9 of his past 10 vs. NFC South. 
  • Russell Gage had 9 receptions, 102 scrimmage yards (91 rec., 11 rush) & rec. TD in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. TB with TD catch
  • Deion Jones led the team with 11 tackles & had PD in Week 1. Has a sack, FR & 27-yard INT-TD in his past 3 vs. Tampa Bay

Buccaneers:

  • Tom Brady threw for 379 yards & 4 TDs vs. 2 INTs for 97 rating in Week 1. Has 94 career games with 3+ TD passes, surpassing Peyton Manning (93) for 2nd-most all-time. Became 2nd QB ever (Drew Brees) with 100 career 300-yard pass games including the playoffs, is 8-0 & has 2,697 pass yards (337.1 per game) & 19 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 111.6 rating in 8 career starts vs. Atl. Had 789 pass yards (394.5 per game) & 6 TDs vs. INT & 114 rating in 2 reg. season starts vs. Atl. in 2020
  • Mike Evans has 567 rec. yards (94.5 per game) & 7 rec. TDs in 6 career home games vs. Atlanta
  • Antonio Brown had 5 receptions for team-high 121 yards & rec. TD in Week 1. Has 455 rec. yards (113.8 per game) & 5 rec. TDs in 4 career games vs. Atl. Aims for his 4th in row vs. Atl. with 90+ rec. yards & TD catch. 
  • Rob Gronkowsi had 8 receptions for 90 yards & 2 rec. TDs last week. Has 18 career games with 2+ TD catches, tied 2nd-most by TE in NFL history. 
  • Devin White had 10 tackles last week. Had 12 tackles, 4 TFL, 3 sacks & 2 PD in his last game vs. Atlanta

Dallas Cowboys at Los Angeles Chargers 

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 4:25 PM ET // SOFI STADIUM // REFEREE: TONY CORRENTE TV: CBS (4:25 PM ET): Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolfson (field reporter) SIRIUS: 133 (Dal.), 82 (LAC) | XM: 382 (Dal.), 227 (LAC) | SXM App: 808 (Dal.), 817 (LAC)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Cowboys lead all-time series, 6-5 STREAKS: Chargers have won past 3 
LAST GAME: 11/23/17: Chargers 28 at Cowboys 6 LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/29/13 (San Diego): Chargers 30, Cowboys 21

Cowboys:

  • Dak Prescott threw for 403 yards & 3 TDs vs. INT for 101.4 rating in Week 1, his 8th-career game with 400+ pass yards. Has 400+ pass yards in 4 of his past 5 starts. Had 42 completions, most-ever in a Week 1 game. Aims for his 3rd start in row on road with 400+ pass yards & 3 TDs. Aims for his 4th start in row on road with 90+ rating
  • Ezekiel Elliott has 973 scrimmage yards (108.1 per game) & 6 TDs (5 rush, 1 rec.) in 9 career road games vs. AFC. Leads NFL with 8,380 scrimmage yards since 2016 & needs 120 scrimmage yards to reach 8,500 career scrimmage yards
  • Amari Cooper  had career-high 13 receptions for 139 yards & 2 rec. TDs last week, his 9th-career game with 10+ catches & 100+ rec. yards. Has 100+ rec. yards in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC West
  • CeeDee Lamb had 7 catches for 104 yards & rec. TD in Week 1, his 3rd-career 100-yard game. Has 4+ receptions in 7 of his 9 career road games
  • Demarcus Lawrence had 15th-career FF in Week 1.

Chargers:

  • Justin Herbert completed 31 of 47 passes (66 pct.) for 337 yards & TD vs. INT last week. Aims for his 3rd in row with 300+ pass yards. Passed for 2,385 yards (298.1 per game) & 15 TDs (13 pass, 2 rush) vs. 5 INTs in 8 home starts last season
  • Austin Ekeler for 57 yards & had 10th-career rush TD last week, joining Danny Woodhead as only undrafted players in the common-draft era with 15+ rec. TDs (16) & 10+ rush TDs. Aims for his 4th in row with TD. Had 573 scrimmage yards (114.6 per game) in 5 home games last season
  • Keenan Allen led the team with 9 catches for 100 yards in Week 1, his 28th-career game with 100+ rec. yards. Had 11 catches for 172 yards & TD in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Dal. with 80+ rec. yards. Had 701 rec. yards (100.1 per game) in 7 home games last season
  • Mike Williams had 8 catches for 82 yards & TD last week. Aims for his 3rd in row with 80+ rec. yards & TD catch
  • Joey Bosa had a sack & 7th-career FF in Week 1. Has 48.5 career sacks & can become 25th active player with 50 sacks. 
  • Kenneth Murray led the team with 10 tackles & had 1st-career FR last week. Has 8+ tackles in 3 of his past 4. Had 60 tackles in 8 home games last season
  • Kyzir White had 5 tackles 1st-career FF last week. Aims for his 7th in row at home with 5+ tackles

Tennessee Titans at Seattle Seahawks

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 4:25 PM ET // LUMEN FIELD // REFEREE: JOHN HUSSEY TV: CBS (4:25 PM ET): Andrew Catalon, James Lofton, Sherree Burruss (field reporter) SIRIUS: 85 (Ten.), 104 (Sea.) | XM: 383 (Ten.), 228 (Sea.) | SXM App: 830 (Ten.), 828 (Sea.)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Seahawks lead all-time series, 10-6 STREAKS: Titans have won 2 of past 3
LAST GAME: 9/24/17: Seahawks 27 at Titans 33LAST GAME AT SITE: 10/13/13: Seahawks 20, Titans 13

Titans:

  • Ryan Tannehill completed 21 of 35 passes (60 pct.) for 212 yards & had 2 TDs (1 pass, 1 rush) last week, his 9th game with a pass & rush TD since 2019, 3rd-most in NFL. Rushed for TD in his last game vs. Sea. (9/11/16 w/ Mia.). Had 15 TDs (11 pass, 4 rush) vs. 5 INTs for 94.4 rating in 8 road starts last season
  • Derrick Henry had 58 rush yards in Week 1. Rushed for 1,221 yards (152.6 per game) & 11 TDs in 8 road games last season. Leads NFL with 4,684 rush yards & 45 rush TDs since 2018
  • AJ Brown had 49 rec. yards & TD catch last week. Has rec. TD in 4 of his past 5. Has 100+ rec. yards & rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 on road.
  • Julio Jones has 646 rec. yards (129.2 per game) in 5 career games vs. Sea. Aims for his 3rd in row with 150+ rec. yards vs. Seattle
  • Kevin Byard had INT in Week 1. Had 6 tackles & PD in the last meeting. Has 7+ tackles in 5 of his past 6 on road. Has INT in 2 of his past 3 vs. NFC. Since 2017, ranks 2nd in NFL with 19 INTs.
  • Janoris Jenkins led the team with 8 tackles last week in Ten. debut. Has PD in 2 of his past 3 vs. Sea. Ranks 6th among active players with 26 career INTs
  • Rashaan Evans had 6 tackles in Week 1. Has 5+ tackles in 5 of his past 6. Has PD in 3 of his past 4 on road.

Seahawks:

  • Russell Wilson threw for 254 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 152.3 rating in Week 1. Has 11 games with 4+ TD passes & 0 INTs, most by a QB in 1st 10 seasons ever. Has 99 reg. season wins & can join Peyton Manning (105) as only QBs with 100+ reg. season wins in 1st 10 seasons in NFL history. Had 26 TDs (25 pass, 1 rush) vs. 4 INTs for 115.9 rating in 8 home starts last season. Passed for 373 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 110.3 rating in last meeting.  
  • Chris Carson had 117 scrimmage yards (91 rush, 26 rec.) in Week 1. Had 550 scrimmage yards (91.7 per game) & 4 TDs (2 rush, 2 rec.) in 6 home games in 2020. Aims for his 7th in row at home with 75+ scrimmage yards
  • DK Metcalf had 60 rec. yards & 18th-career rec. TD in Week 1. Has 9 rec. TDs in his past 9 at home
  • Tyler Lockett  had 4 catches for 100 yards & 2 TDs in Week 1, his 5th-career game with 100+ rec. yards & 2+ TD catches. Since 2018, is 1 of 4 WRs with 30+ rec. TDs (30)
  • Jamal Adams had 11 tackles, sack & FF in only career game vs. Ten. (12/2/18 w/ NYJ). Ranks 6th among DBs since 1982 with 21.5 career sacks
  • Bobby Wagner led the team with 13 tackles last week. Since 2012, leads the NFL with 1,224 tackles. Had 6+ tackles in all 8 home games last season. Had 11 tackles in last meeting
  • Carlos Dunlap has 3 sacks in 3 career games vs. Tennessee

Sunday Night

Kansas City Chiefs at Baltimore Ravens

SUNDAY, SEPT. 19, 2021 // 8:20 PM ET // M&T BANK STADIUM // REFEREE: CLETE BLAKEMAN TV: NBC (8:20 PM ET): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (field reporter) NATIONAL RADIO: Westwood One: Ryan Radtke, Ross Tucker SIRIUS: 81 (KC), 211 (Bal.) | XM: 226 (KC), 225 (Bal.) | SXM App: 815 (KC), 802 (Bal.) 

Regular Season History

LEADER: Chiefs lead all-time series, 7-3 STREAKS: Chiefs have won past 4 
LAST GAME: 9/28/20: Chiefs 34 at Ravens 20 LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/28/20

Chiefs:

  • Patrick Mahomes completed 27 of 36 passes (75 pct.) for 337 yards & 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 131.4 rating & rushed for TD last week, his 16th-career game with 3+ TD passes & 0 INTs, most in NFL since 2018. Has 14,489 pass yards & 117 TD passes in 47 career starts, both most-ever by player in 1st 50 starts. Has 1,136 pass yards (378.7 per game) & 10 TDs (9 pass, 1 rush) vs. 1 INT for 116.2 rating in 3 career games vs. Baltimore
  • Clyde Edwards-Halaire had 72 scrimmage yards (43 rush, 29 rec.) in Week 1. Had 2 rush TDs in only career game on SNF (11/22/20 vs. LV)
  • Tyreek Hill had 11 catches for 197 rec. yards & rec. TD last week, most rec. yards in NFL in Week 1 & his 4th-career game with 175+ rec. yards. Aims for his 6th in row on road with TD catch. Has 216 rec. yards (108 per game) in 2 career games vs. Baltimore
  • Travis Kelce had 6 catches for 76 yards & 2 TDs in Week 1. Aims for his 6th in row with rec. TD, longest active streak in NFL. Has 50 career rec. TDs & became 5th-fastest TE in NFL history (112 games) to reach 50 rec. TDs. 
  • Chris Jones had 2 sacks last week. Has a sack in 2 of his past 3. Had 2 sacks & 2 FFs in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC North with 2+ sacks 

Ravens:

  • The Ravens have won two of their last three games against teams that played in the Super Bowl the previous year. Baltimore knocked off both New England and the Los Angeles Rams in 2019 before losing to the Chiefs in 2020.
  • Lamar Jackson completed 19 of 30 passes (63.3 pct.) for 235 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 98.6 rating & led the team with 86 rush yards last week. Aims for his 7th in row with 90+ rating & 4th in row with 80+ rush yards. Rushed for 83 yards in the last meeting. Has 102.4 rating in 2 career starts on SNF. 
  • Ty’Son Williams had 94 scrimmage yards (65 rush, 29 rec.) & rush TD in NFL debut last week
  • Latavious Murray ran for a TD last week in Bal. debut. Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC West with TD
  • Marquise Brown had 6 catches for 69 yards & TD in Week 1. Aims for his 4th in row with rec. TD
  • Sammy Watkins led the team with 96 rec. yards last week in Bal. debut. Had 6 catches for 158 yards & 2 TDs in his last game vs. KC (11/29/15 w/ Buf.). Had 129 catches for 1,613 yards & 8 TDs in 3 seasons (2018-20) with KC
  • Mark Andrews had 5 TD catches in 7 home games last season. Has 17 rec. TDs since 2019, 2nd-most among TEs
  • Marlon Humphrey led the team lead with 9 tackles & had PD last week. Had 6 tackles & 2 PD in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. AFC West with PD
  • Patrick Queen tied for team lead with 9 tackles & had a sack in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with TF
  • Calais Campbell is one of seven active players with at least 90 sacks (92)

Monday, September 20

Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers

MONDAY, SEPT. 20, 2021 // 8:15 PM ET // LAMBEAU FIELD // REFEREE: ADRIAN HILL TV: ESPN (8:15 PM ET): Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, Lisa Salters (field reporter) NATIONAL RADIO: Westwood One: Kevin Harlan, Tony Boselli SIRIUS: 81 (Det.), 83 (GB) | XM: 226 (Det.), 225 (GB) | SXM App: 810 (Det.), 811 (GB)

Regular Season History

LEADER: Packers lead all-time series, 102-72-7 STREAKS: Packers have won past 4 
LAST GAME: 12/13/20: Packers 31 at Lions 24 LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/20/20: Packers 42, Lions 21

Lions:

  • Jared Goff threw for 338 yards & 3 TDs vs. INT for 92.6 rating in Week 1. Has 26 games with 300+ pass yards since 2017, 3rd-most in NFL. Completed 21 of 27 attempts (77.8 pct.) for 174 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 105.9 rating in his only career start at GB (1/16/21 NFC-D w/ LAR). 
  • D’Andre Swift had 104 scrimmage yards (65 rec., 39 rush), career-high 8 receptions & 3rd-career TD catch in Week 1. Had a rush TD in the last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. NFC North with rush TD.
  • Jamaal Williams had 110 scrimmage yards (56 rec., 54 rush), rush TD & tied his career high with 8 catches last week. Spent 4 seasons (2017-20) with GB & had 2,946 scrimmage yards (1,985 rush, 961 rec.) & 18 TDs (10 rush, 8 rec.) in 60 games
  • TJ Hockenson had 8 receptions for a team-high 97 rec. yards & TD catch last week. Had 6 catches & rec. TD in the last meeting. Has 5+ catches in 3 of his past 4 vs. NFC North
  • Jamie Collins had 7th-career FR in Week 1. Has a sack in 2 of his 3 career games vs. GB. Aims for his 4th in row vs. GB with 5+ tackles
  • Tracy Walker had 7 tackles & 2nd-career sack in Week 1. Aims for his 3rd in row with a sack. Has PD in 3 of his past 4 vs. GB

Packers:

  • Aaron Rodgers has 25 TDs (24 pass, 1 rush) vs. 3 INTs for 118 rating in 9 career home starts on Monday. Has 2+ TD passes in 6 of his past 7 on MNF. Has 50 TDs (46 pass, 4 rush) vs. 8 INTs for 106.2 rating in 22 career starts vs. Det. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Det. with 2+ pass TDs vs. 0 INTs & 105+ rating. Has 51,378 pass yards & can surpass John Elway (51,475) for 10th-most pass yards in NFL history
  • Aaron Jones had 946 scrimmage yards (135.1 per game) & 6 TDs (4 rush, 2 rec.) in 7 home games last season. Has 25 TDs (22 rush, 3 rec.) in 26 career home games. Had career-high 236 scrimmage yards (career-best 168 rush, 68 rec.) & 3 TDs (2 rush, 1 rec.) in last home meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row on MNF with 100+ scrimmage yards & TD
  • Davante Adams has 90+ rec. yards & TD catch in 3 of his past 4 vs. Det. Has 35 receptions (8.8 per game) for 414 yards (103.5 per game) & 4 rec. TDs in his past 4 on MNF. Aims for his 3rd in row on MNF with 10+ receptions & 100+ rec. yards. Since 2016, leads the NFL with 58 rec. TDs
  • Robert Tonyan had 98 rec. yards & career-high 3 TD catches in his last game on MNF (10/5/20 vs. Atl.). Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Det. with TD catch
  • Za’Darius Smith aims for his 3rd in a row at home vs. Det. with a sack. Had 9.5 sacks in 8 home games in 2020. Has 7.5 sacks in his past 3 on MNF & aims for his 3rd in row on MNF with 3+ sacks
  • Jaire Alexander has a PD in 3 of his 4 career games vs. Det.