New England will need Edelman, Gilmore and other team leaders to elevate their games if the Patriots are going to right the ship. This certainly includes Cam Newton, who ESPN believes is the Patriot who most needs to step up at this point in the campaign. Would the real Cam Newton please stand up?
The NFL’s Week 7 slate brought a number of crazy conclusions, two previously unbeaten teams being handed their first loss and a few surprising blowouts. Each of said verdicts went into how we put together our NFL Week 8 Power Rankings, with some teams — Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Arizona Cardinals — rising and others — New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys — falling. Here’s our Week 8 rankings: 1.
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