While the New England Patriots travel south for a big game against the Miami Dolphins, a full slate of NFL games also is set to take place with no teams off on bye. After the Patriots upset victory last weekend, the path exists for them to get back into contention.
So, we’re back to getting them some help in this week’s Patriots Rooting Guide!
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Jacksonville Jaguars (5-2) at Pittsburgh Steelers (4-2): Go good game! While Pittsburgh does fall on the Patriots schedule this season, they currently project to be more of a threat in the Wild Card hunt. | CBS
Philadelphia Eagles (6-1) at Washington Commanders (3-4): Go good game! Another battle between NFC teams that are both on New England’s schedule, meaning this one will have no major impact on the Patriots. | FOX
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Kansas City Chiefs (6-1) at Denver Broncos (2-5): Go good game! Two AFC West teams that are both on New England’s schedule, with neither projecting to play a huge role in the Patriots’ path to the playoffs. | CBS
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Chicago Bears (2-5) at Los Angeles Chargers (2-4): Go Bears! The Sunday slate ends with a battle between Tyson Bagent and Justin Herbert, where New England will hope the rookie can pull off an upset. | NBC
Make sure to check down below for the Pats Pulpit staff’s best picks today, while also heading to the comment section to discuss anything from Week 8 of the NFL season.
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