Somewhere in a private box at the Louisiana Superdome, Sean Payton, Mickey Loomis and Joe Vitt will sit and watch Drew Brees try to set an NFL record for consecutive games with a touchdown pass.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier knows firsthand that freshmen running backs can make a huge impact.
HOUSTON (4-0) At NEW YORK JETS (2-2)
Monday, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
OPENING LINE - Texans by 7
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Houston 4-0; New York 2-2
SERIES RECORD - Jets lead 5-0
TENNESSEE (1-3) At MINNESOTA (3-1)
Sunday, 4:25 p.m., CBS
OPENING LINE - Vikings by 6 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Tennessee 1-3; Minnesota 2-2