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Week 7 Recap: Ja'Marr Chase has the Whole AFC Getting Moss'd

Ja'Marr Chase has made playoff contenders out of the Cincinnati Bengals and believers out of Walkthrough with the greatest rookie season by a wide receiver in over 20 years, if not ever. Plus, Derrick Henry stiff-arms (and passes!) the Tennessee Titans into the Super Bowl discussion, lots of favorites clobber easy opponents, and Mike Tanier wonders where all the backdoor covers have gone.

October 25, 4:41 am ET
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October 25, 4:41 am ET
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Week 7 Previews: The Curse of Matthew Stafford

Matthew Stafford faces the Detroit Lions for the first time, and the Specters of Lions Misery have convened to determine his fate. Also, the Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens must overcome a pair of AFC upstarts, Tom Brady must overcome a team with Nick Foles on the roster, and Walkthrough must overcome a rather lackluster slate of Week 7 games!

October 22, 10:19 am ET
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October 22, 10:19 am ET
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Philadelphia Eagles and the Dangers of Disestablishing the Run

We all know that passing wins Super Bowls and the running game is overrated. But the 2021 Philadelphia Eagles are taking things too far, and it's jeopardizing Jalen Hurts' development. Plus, a look at the best (and worst) teams in the NFL at passing over the middle, and a look at five unheralded defenders who will make an impact in Week 7.

October 21, 10:00 am ET
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October 21, 10:00 am ET
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Week 6 Recap: Ravens Ready to Challenge the Bills

The AFC is now a two-team conference: it's the Buffalo Bills, the Baltimore Ravens, and everyone else. Walkthrough breaks down the Ravens' victory over the Los Angeles Chargers, examines what's wrong with the Cleveland Browns, and explains why the Kansas City Chiefs' win wasn't as impressive as the final score would suggest. Plus, we break down what makes the Minnesota Vikings so delightfully exasperating and dish out some Week 6 Awards.

October 17, 11:59 pm ET
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October 17, 11:59 pm ET
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Week 6 Previews: Can the Browns Win with Baker Mayfield?

Can the Cleveland Browns win big games? Is Baker Mayfield worth a nine-figure contract? Sunday's showdown with the Arizona Cardinals will help answer that question. Plus, Walkthrough solves the riddle of the Los Angeles Chargers' low DVOA, predicts how Bengals-Lions will turn out, and even finds a wager that will make Dolphins-Jaguars interesting.

October 15, 10:15 am ET
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October 15, 10:15 am ET
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Week 5 Previews: Prove-It Time for the Buffalo Bills

We know the Bills are good, but are they good enough to beat the Chiefs? Are the Cardinals getting lucky? Is Baker Mayfield's non-throwing shoulder bothering him? What secret advantage do the Eagles hold over the Panthers? What does Daniel Jones do much better than Dak Prescott? And is Mike Tanier breaking his own rule and betting on the Falcons? Friday's Walkthrough has all the answers, and much more!

October 08, 11:20 am ET
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October 08, 11:20 am ET
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