All eyes are on the three unbeatens, especially the Patriots as Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and the 8-0 Pats head to New York to face the one team that's had their number in recent years. Could the Titans trip up the Panthers? Or the Texans ambush the Bengals?
Fortunes can be made or lost in a contract year, and players like Josh Norman, Eric Berry, Michael Crabtree and Doug Martin are on pace to cash in big. On the other end, Sam Bradford and Alfred Morris are losing value.
How about these two storylines for the first Battle of Ohio: the Bengals are looking to move to 8-0 while Johnny Manziel gets the starting nod at QB for the Browns. Also, the Cleveland is a common opponent for the Bengals -- and that should have Cincinnati fans nervous. Here are five key stats to know about this NFC North clash.