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Minnesota Vikings rookie QB Teddy Bridgewater had an impressive first start as he helped lead the Vikes to a 41-28 win over the Atlanta Falcons in their Week 4 matchup. He completed 19 of 30 passes for 317 yards and scrambled for a 13-yard TD, becoming the first rookie QB to win a game this year. Bridgewater left the game in the 4th quarter with an ankle sprain and his status for Thursday’s game against the Green Bay Packers is unknown.

The San Francisco 49ers defense was able to contain the Philadelphia Eagles explosive offense in their Week 4 matchup on Sept. 28, 2014, The Niners won, 26-21.

Photo: Kelley L. Cox/USA TODAY Sports via What we learned: 49ers/Eagles


Stevie Johnson 12 yd TD pass from Colin Kaepernick

Hello, I’m Mike Glennon — Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Glennon greets fans after the Bucs 27-24 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 28, 2014.

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Miami Dolphins RB Lamar Miller scores a TD against the Oakland Raiders in their Week 4 matchup at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. Dolphins won, 38-14.

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9-29-2014 — Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone announced today that QB EJ Manuel (3) will be benched and Kyle Orton (18) will get the start for their Week 5 game against the Detroit Lions.

Marrone decided to pull the plug after two straight losses which included yesterday’s loss to the Houston Texans. In that game, Manuel threw two interceptions, including a pick 6 to Texans DE J Watt. In four starts, Manuel has completed 58 percent of his passes with five touchdowns, three interceptions and a passer rating of 80.3. The Bills are 2-2. Marrone did not comment on a long-term commitment to either quarterback.

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It was a stunning upset for the Pittsburgh Steelers at home against the 0-3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their Week 4 matchup on Sept 28, 2014. With less than 10 seconds left on the game clock, Bucs WR Vincent Jackson (83) makes the game-winning touchdown catch in front of Pittsburgh Steelers CB William Gay (22). Bucs won 27-24 win.  

Photo/Gene Puskar/AP via Buccaneers rally late to stun Steelers 27-24 |

It’s lonely at the top (and bottom) - So knows Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins after a 4-interception game against the New York Giants in their Week 4 matchup on Thursday Night Football, 9-25-2014. Giants won in a rout, 45-14.

Photo: Patrick Semansky/AP (via Giants vs. Redskins: Score and Twitter Reaction for Thursday Night Football | Bleacher Report)

2014 Week 4 matchup — New Orleans Saints @ Dallas Cowboys — It wasn’t pretty when these two teams met last season in November and the Saints dominated the Cowboys, 49-17. Now with new DC Rod Maranelli, the Cowboys will look to contain the Saints high-powered offense led by QB Drew Brees. [Sunday, Sept. 28, 8:30 pm ET, NBC]


Photo by Michael DeMocker/ | The Times-Picayune via Saints vs Cowboys

2014 Week 4 matchup — Philadelphia Eagles @ San Francisco 49ers — The high-flying Eagles offense travels West to face the 49ers, a team who has lost their last two games, both after leading at halftime. Can the 49ers get back on track with the expected return of star LB Patrick Willis and give their home crowd their first win at the new Levi Stadium? [Sunday, Sept. 28, 4:25pm ET, FOX]

photo  (via Buzz On Broad – Does The Golden Road Stop at the Golden Gate?: Eagles Preview)

2014 Week 4 matchup  - Buffalo Bills @ Houston Texans — Both teams are at 2-1 and both teams lost in Week 3. Texans QB Ryan Fitzpatrick faces off against his old team as does Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams. The Texans big offensive threat, RB Arian Foster, missed Week 3 with a hamstring injury and his status for this week is listed as questionable. Both teams have young wide receivers who have provided some spectacular catches in the 1st two weeks: DeAndre Hopkins/Texans and rookie Sammy Watkins/Bills.  [Sunday, Sept 29, 1pm ET, CBS]

NFL fever hits Regent Street as thousands of American Football fans flock to central London ahead of Miami Dolphins vs Oakland Raiders clash at Wembley Stadium. [Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, 1pm ET, CBS]

top photo: Dave Shopland/NFL; bottom photo: AP via Daily Mail Online-UK)

2014 Week 4 matchup - Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears - A battle for supremacy in the NFC North - The Packers look to rebound from a lackluster Week 3 performance, losing to the Lions, 19-7.  The Bears look to ride the momentum of a 2-game winning streak and remain tied for 1st in the division. [Sunday, Sept. 28, 1pmET, FOX]

Photo: (Dan Powers/USA TODAY Sports (via USA TODAY Sports’ Week 4 NFL picks | Q)