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The Dallas Cowboys try to rebound from their collapse against Green Bay, facing a floundering Washington Redskins team turning to Kirk Cousins to close out the year.
The Bears and Eagles hold tenuous leads atop their respective divisions, and both need a win to solidify their spots. That alone makes this a game to watch in Week 16.
Cleveland and New York have both been eliminated from contention, but evaluating their young rosters is of primary concern for next year.
The Buccaneers and Rams have been eliminated from playoff contention, but development and defensive ability makes this a game to watch.
Indianapolis has wrapped up their division, but the Chiefs have an important battle that could pressure the Denver Broncos and potentially win the AFC West.
The Cincinnati Bengals face an interesting test in Week 16. They need a win to hold off the surging Ravens in the AFC North, but face a Minnesota team gifted at playing spoiler and keeping games close.
The Miami Dolphins are coming off their biggest win of the season. They hope to avoid the post-victory hangover with a road win to cement their AFC Wild Card, but getting past the Bills rushing attack is easier said than done.
The Detroit Lions dropped two in a row, finding themselves in third place in the NFC North. Now the home team tries to find a way into the playoffs when they host the struggling, but dangerous New York Giants.
Several teams feel the pressure from the NFL playoff push with only three weeks left in the regular season. Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys face another big game on Sunday, thanks in large part to their embarrassing loss last week against the Bears. Show More Summary
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan is considering benching Robert Griffin III and going with backup quarterback Kirk Cousins. If you're going to see Kirk Cousins come into the game in place of Robert Griffin III, at least be happy that he's being pulled to avoid injury rather than because of one. Show More Summary
The visiting Baltimore Ravens are in dire need of a win in the AFC North, while the Lions are locked in a close battle following their loss to Philadelphia.
It would take an unlikely series of events for Pittsburgh to make the playoffs, but the Cincinnati Bengals are trying to hold off the Ravens from making a push.
The rest of the NFC North left the door open, now the Packers try to walk through. Dallas find itself out of the playoff picture and need a win to push the Philadelphia Eagles.
The Kansas City Chiefs struggled over the last month, but returned to dominance over the Washington Redskins in Week 14. Development is the focus for the Raiders, who try to evaluate their quarterbacks.
The Carolina Panthers had a sobering loss in New Orleans, now they fight to hold onto their wild card against the New York Jets.
Once a laughing stock, the Jaguars have quickly become a dangerous team. Now they try to notch their fourth straight win against the struggling Bills.
The 49ers are coming off one of their biggest wins, now they face a surprisingly touch Buccaneers team that has won four of their last five games.
The once-dominant Indianapolis Colts have struggled in recent weeks, now they try to regain their form and become strong entering the playoffs.
Both teams are alive in their respective playoff races, but the surging Cardinals have more to play for on Sunday.
The Seattle Seawhaks are away from CenturyLink Field for the second straight week, and hope for a different outcome against the struggling-but-dangerous Giants.