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Week 3 takeaways: Panic time for Cowboys, Raiders?

Dallas couldn't convert third downs and Oakland disappeared after the half. Time to worry about the Cowboys and Raiders? NFL Nation looks at Week 3.

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Thomas addresses trade rumors, missing practice

Earl Thomas says members of the Cowboys asked him if he is ready to be traded and explains why he missed practice earlier this week.


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Let's overreact to Week 3 in the NFL: Is the league going soft?

Does Clay Matthews have a point about the league's direction? Does Dallas need a new QB? We have answers to the big questions.

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Matthews gets flagged again for roughing the passer

One week after voicing displeasure over a roughing penalty, Clay Matthews gets flagged again for a hard hit on Alex Smith.


Patriots lack urgency once again as questions mount

When a team doesn't respond the way it preached it has to all week, it's fair to question the coach. Is Bill Belichick's message getting across?

Johnson becomes Lions' first 100-yard rusher in 70 games

Kerryon Johnson's 10-yard run in the fourth quarter gives the Lions their first 100-yard rusher in a game since Reggie Bush in 2013.


Stafford lobs 33-yard TD to Jones

Matt Stafford tosses a pass 33 yards downfield to Marvin Jones Jr., who catches it in stride for the touchdown.


Golladay stretches across goal line for TD

Kenny Golladay appears to get the ball across goal line, but is ruled down short. After a challenge, the ruling was reversed to a touchdown.


Brady gets picked off by Slay

Tom Brady sends a pass downfield looking for Phillip Dorsett, but the ball is intercepted by Darius Slay.


Clark breaks down Lions' shocking win over the Pats

Ryan Clark examines how the Lions were able to pull off an upset win over the Patriots Sunday night.


Brady on struggles: 'We're not executing well enough'

Tom Brady expresses his thought on what is going on with the Patriots after starting the season 1-2.


Patricia expresses the respect he has for Belichick

Lions head coach Matt Patricia knows the importance of a win versus the Patriots and shares his interaction with Bill Belichick after the game.


Belichick bluntly says Pats need to do everything better

Bill Belichick expresses his thoughts on the Patriots' loss to the Lions, but isn't worried about the team's 1-2 record.


Clark urges fans to give Pats benefit of doubt

Ryan Clark gives credits to the Lions but points out that the Patriots only had 3 wide receivers active on the roster so their offense is bound to improve.


Brady lasers TD pass to White

Tom Brady tosses a brilliant pass to James White in the end zone, who secures it for the touchdown.


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QBs making plays

Mahomes continues hot start with 3 TD passes in 1st half


Brees dives into end zone to tie game, scores winner in OT

Drew Brees puts the spin move on a defender and scores to tie the game late in the 4th quarter, and then leaps over the pile for the game-winner in overtime.


Newton racks up 4 TDs in Panthers' win

Cam Newton throws a pair of touchdowns and rushes for another pair in the Panthers 31-21 win over the Bengals.


Wentz throws TD, INT in return to action

In his first game of the season, Carson Wentz throws for 255 yards and a touchdown but also is picked off in the Eagles' win over the Colts.


Josh Allen hurdles Vikings defender for 1st down

Josh Allen goes airborne and leaps over LB Anthony Barr for a 10-yard gain, giving the Bills a first down.


Manning connects with Shepard for 7-yd TD

Eli Manning hits Sterling Shepard for a 7-yard score to widen the Giants' lead.


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The biggest injuries of Week 3

The latest on all the key injuries from our NFL Nation reporters, including the prognosis on each player for Week 4 and beyond.

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With Jimmy G potentially out for the season, 49ers put faith in C.J. Beathard

San Francisco fears the worst about Garoppolo's injury, but the Niners will lean on Beathard, who has the faith of the locker room.

Goff goes off


Near-career day for Jared Goff and another high-flying, 30-point game

Showing a mastery of the offense, Goff powered the Rams to another high-flying win. The third-year QB showed just how loaded the Rams can be.

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Goff finds Kupp for the long TD

Jared Goff throws a dart to WR Cooper Kupp, who breaks a tackle on the way to a 53-yard touchdown.


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