FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich is preparing to face the Seattle Seahawks after making some big plays against the Denver Broncos.
ATLANTA (AP) During their dismal first season, the Atlanta Falcons' mascot - a real bird - apparently decided he had seen enough bad football.
OAKLAND (1-3) At ATLANTA (5-0)
Sunday, 1 p.m., CBS
OPENING LINE - Falcons by 9 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Oakland 1-3; Atlanta 4-1
SERIES RECORD - Raiders lead 7-5
DENVER (2-3) At SAN DIEGO (3-2)
Monday, 8:30, ESPN
OPENING LINE - Chargers by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Denver 2-3; San Diego 3-2
SERIES RECORD - Broncos lead 55-48-1