Following is a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head matchups.
Atlanta vs. Detroit (Saturday): Detroit leads the series 23-11. The Falcons have won five of the last eight. The two teams have split the last six games played in Detroit.
New York Giants vs. Baltimore: This is the fifth meeting between the two franchises. Baltimore has won three of the four games. The Ravens won the only game played in Baltimore, 37-14 on Dec. 12, 2004. The Giants won the last meeting between the two teams, 30-10 on Nov. 16, 2008.
Oakland vs. Carolina: The series is tied at 2-2. The teams are each 1-1 on their home field. Carolina won the last game played in the series, 17-6 on Nov. 9, 2008.
New Orleans vs. Dallas: The Cowboys have a 15-7 advantage over the Saints. New Orleans has won six of the last seven. The Saints have won the last three games played in Dallas.