Jay Fiedler and Brian Griese aren't Dan Marino and John Elway by any standard. But they'll be doing Sunday night what Marino and Elway rarely did in their long and distinguished careers: facing each other on the football field.
The game at Denver involves two 4-1 teams who could meet again in the playoffs. Miami leads the AFC East and the Broncos are tied for second with San Diego behind unbeaten Oakland in the AFC West, the NFL's strongest division.
Green Bay (4-1) at New England (3-2)
Packers WR Terry Glenn warmed up for his return to New England by catching eight passes for 154 yards in a win over Chicago. The Packers are seeking their fourth straight victory.
Kansas City (3-2) at San Diego (4-1)
KC's Holmes leads the NFL in yards rushing (590), total yards from scrimmage (803), points (60) and first downs (44). San Diego's Tomlinson is third in the NFL with 554 yards rushing.
Oakland (4-0) at St. Louis (0-5)
The battered Rams are reeling, and the hottest team in the league is on its way to St. Louis.
New Orleans (4-1) at Washington (2-2)
First-round draft pick Patrick Ramsey makes his first NFL start, having led the team to victory in relief last week at Tennessee. His job will be tougher because the Saints have a better defense, and because running back Stephen Davis isn't 100 percent after spraining his knee.
San Francisco (3-1) at Seattle (1-3), Monday night
The first Monday night game in Seattle since 1992 matches Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren against his former QB coach in Green Bay, Steve Mariucci of San Francisco.
Pittsburgh (1-3) at Cincinnati (0-5)
Pittsburgh has led for only 2 minutes, 54 seconds this season, but it's still better than the Bengals, who have led for 2:30. The Steelers are running out of time to salvage their season; they haven't opened 1-4 since 1988, when they finished 5-11. QB Tommy Maddox gets his second career start, hoping for a big assist from Jerome Bettis, who has run for 100 yards nine times in 12 games against the Bengals.
Baltimore (2-2) at Indianapolis (3-1)
The Ravens have looked like a different team since the bye week.
Jacksonville (3-1) at Tennessee (1-4)
The Jaguars' second road game of the season is the first of five away games in the next seven weeks. The Jaguars have never won at The Coliseum.
Buffalo (2-3) at Houston (1-3)
Drew Bledsoe brings the hottest passing show in the NFL to Reliant Stadium in what should be easy pickings -- except the Bills have scored 163 points in five games and allowed 180.
Cleveland (2-3) at Tampa Bay (4-1)
The Buccaneers have won four straight, thanks to an opportunistic defense that has to be anticipating the Browns with a starting quarterback coming off a concussion (Tim Couch) and a backup (Josh Booty) who's never taken a snap in a regular-season game.
Carolina (3-2) at Dallas (2-3)
Carolina followed three straight wins with two close losses.
Atlanta (1-3) at New York Giants 3-2)
Giants defenders can be thankful they won't have to chase around Michael Vick. passing game has been in gear.
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