Jay Cutler will sit out the Bears' pivotal matchup against the Cowboys in Chicago. In Pittsburgh, meanwhile, it does not appear that the Steelers will be stripped of a 2014 NFL Draft pick for Mike Tomlin's Thanksgiving sideline stunt.
CHIEFS AT REDKSINS
Tom Silverstein ranks the NFL teams from 1-32.
It's officially crunch time around the National Football League. If the regular season was a game, it would be entering the fourth quarter with plenty to get decided. There are playoff berths to win and first-round byes to secure.
Now, with 10 days off and a team that is simply more talented than the Eagles, Matt Stafford and the Lions WRs are going to expose the bottom feeding eagles pass D.
There is still much to be decided with regard to the playoffs entering Week 14's NFL action, but many teams are faced with must-win scenarios. Some of them in particular stand out as viable candidates to come through in these desperation situations.