With Colin Kaepernick on his way out and Blaine Gabbert keeping the starting quarterback spot warm until his upgrade is found, the 49ers don't have to look very far to find the future of the franchise.
Tom Brady is 2-5 in games at Denver and the Patriots' offense is running low on offensive weapons. Can they keep the streak going? Three teams that look playoff worthy? The Seahawks, Texans and ... Bucs.
Can Big Ben and the Steelers keep pace with the division-leading Bengals? They'll have to get past the Seahawks -- in Seattle. Will Brock Osweiler give the Broncos a fighting chance against the 10-0 Patriots?