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FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | Week 5 DVOA Ratings
That's not necessarily true when it comes to which teams are on top of the Football Outsiders DVOA ratings. The New England Patriots are the defending Super Bowl champions, and they are once again No. 1 in DVOA this week after their big win over Dallas. Same old, same old. Sure, the Patriots started last season off slowly, but by Week 5 they had demolished the Cincinnati Bengals and climbed back into the DVOA top ten. Overall, seven of the top ten teams after Week 5 of 2015 also ranked among the top ten teams after Week 5 of 2014. Another team currently in our top ten, Pittsburgh, was No. 11 at this point last year.

The Playbook: A complete guide to Week 6 action around the NFL |
The latest NFL news, scores, stats, fantasy analysis, and mock drafts as well as the best NFL writers and photos from

NFL Nation Fantasy Advice: Team-by-team intel
NFL Nation reporters detail why the Bears tailback and Steelers wideout, among others, could have a big Week 6 performance.

Cheers for Superdome fun; jeers to catch confusion -
In the latest Around The NFL End Around, Dan Hanzus looks back on a week that brought us dramatic special teams play at the Superdome, more catch shenanigans and Andy Dalton's amazing hair.

Carson Palmer 'a godsend' for Cardinals organization -
General manager Steve Keim recently raved about Carson Palmer as a "godsend" for the Cardinals organization. Chris Wesseling dives deep to explain why Palmer has been so valuable this year.

Slowing down Greg Olsen will be key to a Seahawks' win Sunday over the Panthers - Seattle - Scout
To beat the Panthers for the sixth consecutive time, the Seahawks must contain tight end Greg Olsen. Attacking off the edge with Cliff Avril and keeping Star Lotulelei from collapsing the middle will also be key.

Panthers rookie starting LB Shaq Thompson returns to “second home” | The News Tribune
The 25th-overall pick in May’s draft from the University of Washington returns to Seattle this Sunday. Plus, Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman is released from jail, though he remains suspended from the team pending investigation of his two-car crash.

6 things to watch: Carolina Panthers at Seattle Seahawks (Week 6) -
After an epic fourth-quarter collapse against the Cincinnati Bengals last week, the Seattle Seahawks look to rebound as they host the Carolina Panthers on Sunday afternoon at CenturyLink Field in Week 6.

Seahawks vs Panthers fantasy spotlight
The Seattle Seahawks (2-3) host the Carolina Panthers (4-0) in a big conference game. Who are the studs and duds in this pivotal NFC matchup?

Pete Carroll says Seahawks won't make decision yet on Derrick Coleman's status - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Fullback Derrick Coleman remains suspended by the Seahawks, who are still gathering information about the incident that led to his arrest on suspicion of felony vehicular assault and hit and run. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Video: Seahawks punter Jon Ryan joins 'Seahawks Weekly' - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
Jon Ryan was the in-person guest on 'Seahawks Weekly' on 710 ESPN Seattle, and the punter didn't disappoint with a typically off-the-wall and hilarious interview. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

With more flaws than in previous years, Seahawks could finally lose to Panthers - Seattle Seahawks | 710 ESPN Seattle
This Seahawks have beaten Carolina four times in the past three seasons, but this isn't last year's team, and it's not the 2013 team either. It has more flaws, chiefly along the offensive line. - Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Seattle Seahawks offense has used 79 different personnel combinations - Seattle Seahawks Blog - ESPN
How efficient has the Seahawks offense been? Here's a breakdown of the Seahawks have done in their four most popular personnel packages.

Seattle Seahawks' Pete Carroll: Marshawn Lynch 'back to full health'
Pete Carroll said that Marshawn Lynch, who has missed the past two games with a hamstring injury, will play this Sunday.

Three Key Matchups for Sunday’s game Between the Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers | Seattle Seahawks
Three matchups that may decide the outcome of Sunday's game between the Seahawks and Panthers.

Seahawks Wide Receiver Jermaine Kearse has a Knack for Big Touchdowns, Including Two vs Carolina Panthers | Seattle Seahawks
Seahawks receiver Jermaine Kearse has 10 career touchdowns, but five of them, including two against this week's opponent, have been very memorable.

Robert Turbin aiming for 1,000 yards as Browns RB -
Set to make his 2015 debut this weekend, Robert Turbin believes the Browns are now going to be his team. Can the former Seahawks running back reach his goal of 1,000 yards this season?

Friday notes: Is Shon Coleman the best tackle in college? | Seahawks Draft Blog
You hear a lot about Ronnie Stanley, Taylor Decker, Jack Conklin and a few others.

Seahawks' Derrick Coleman released from jail | Local & Regional | Seattle News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | KOMO News
Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman was released from jail Friday afternoon, two days after he allegedly crashed his truck into a car and then left the scene of the accident.

Panthers vs. Seahawks 2015 picks and predictions: Experts all taking Seattle, despite records -
The Panthers are undefeated and the Seahawks are 2-3, but almost all experts believe it will be Seattle that comes away with a Week 6 victory.

If Panthers at Seahawks were a horse race, who would win? | The Charlotte Observer
Welcome to Tom Talks, the sports talk show of the printed page. You ask, I answer. I’m a little distracted today. I’m in a hotel concierge lounge 27 floors up from Seattle’s streets, and there are two guys five tables down performing on their cell phones. Their unnecessarily loud voices fill the spacious room. The subject is containers. They make their living doing something with containers. You know, I always wanted to play the container game, but lacked a requisite skill – my voice isn’t loud enough.