Joe Flacco threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to rookie Marlon Brown with 4 seconds left, capping a flurry of scores on an icy field and giving the Baltimore Ravens a 29-26 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Andy Dalton threw for three touchdowns and ran for another on Sunday, and the Cincinnati Bengals remained perfect at home and in control of the AFC North with a 42-28 victory over the Indianapolis Colts.
LeSean McCoy rushed for a franchise-best 217 yards, including touchdowns of 57 and 40 yards, and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame two TD returns by Jeremy Ross to beat the Detroit Lions 34-20 in blizzard conditions Sunday.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was carted off the field in the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns after suffering what looked like a potentially serious right knee injury.
The Houston Texans already have Ken Whisenhunt squarely on the radar for their head coaching vacancy and are expected to interview the San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator at the soonest chance possible, league sources said.
Disillusioned with the way Dan Snyder was running the organization, Mike Shanahan cleaned out his office in advance of January's wild-card playoff game against the Seahawks and expected to leave the team whenever the season ended, according to a source.
After being deactivated last week against the Houston Texans following three straight games with a fumble, New England Patriots running back Stevan Ridley is expected to play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns, a source said.