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Kirwan
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Philip Rivers and Andrew Luck are playing at an MVP level and lifting their teams up the rankings while Drew Brees can't rescue the sinking Saints.
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With four games in the books, we know a few things: Geno is a better Jets QB option than Vick, Matt Ryan and Atlanta reek on the road and the time is now for Mike Glennon.
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Steve Smith, Julius Peppers and Ryan Fitzpatrick want to beat their old teams in Week 4, while Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortles could be in for rough starts.
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Russell Wilson has outshined some of the elite quarterbacks in games when given the chance. It's time to stop overlooking the Seahawks' signal-caller and consider him among the top 10 at his position.
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The never-say-die Eagles are coming off another come-from-behind win (over Washington) and are the only 3-0 team playing this week. Philly will be tested at the 49ers, who dip 11 spots this week.
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Nine teams relied on a backup running back -- and it's only Week 3. Starting a season with three RBs on a roster might not be enough.
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There should be plenty of offense is Sunday's Super Bowl rematch but defense will likely have the final say. Elsewhere, the Colts and Saints face must-win games.
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We'll get some answers to nagging questions in Week 3 when the Broncos and Seahawks meet in a Super Bowl rematch and the 49ers and Cards clash.
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A trio of ex-Michigan State quarterbacks fighting to establish themselves did well in Week 2, while a trio of QBs who thrive in domes struggled outdoors.
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History suggests starting 0-2 is very bad for your playoff hopes. New England is hoping to avoid that fate. What about the Chargers, Chiefs and Bears? Meanwhile, Buffalo and Houston are poised to improve to 2-0.

Pat Kirwan has been around the league since 1972, serving in a variety of roles. He was a scout for the Cardinals and Buccaneers, a coach for the Jets as well as the team's Director of Player Administration where he negotiated contracts and managed the team's salary cap. He is the author of Take Your Eye Off the Ball: How to Watch Football by Knowing Where to Look, and the host of Sirius NFL Radio's Moving the Chains.
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