MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — The NFL Week 5 schedule continues on Sunday with another heavy list, as the Cincinnati Bengals and Arizona Cardinals both put undefeated runs on the line.
The week started on Thursday with Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hammering the Minnesota Vikings, 42-10.
On Sunday, following a bye week, the Cardinals (3-0, 1-0 away) take a three game winning streak to Sports Authority Field at Mile High to face a Denver Broncos (2-1, 2-0 home) side looking to recover from the 26-20 defeat against Seattle Seahawks in Week 3.
The Bengals (3-0, 1-0 away) also take a three game season winning streak into Sunday’s road game against the New England Patriots (2-2, 1-0 home), looking to bounce back from the embarrassing 41-14 defeat to the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football.
Cincinnati versus New England is the Week 5 Sunday Night Football picked game, which will be broadcast live on NBC and stream online on the NBC Sports Player.
Week 5 action will also see the Baltimore Ravens, Texas Texans, San Diego Chargers and the Philadelphia Eagles all in action.
The Eagles (3-1, 2-0 home), which had a three game win streak snapped by the San Francisco 49ers last weekend, will take on the St. Louis Rams, while the Ravens (3-1, 1-0 away) have setup a date with the Indianapolis Colts (2-2, 1-1 home) on the road.
Elsewhere, the Chargers (3-1, 2-0 home), undefeated in their last three games, including 2-0 at home, entertain the New York Jets (1-3, 0-1 away), who are yet to taste another win after their Week 1 victory over Oakland.
Meanwhile, a tasty clash is also expected at the AT&T Stadium, where a pair of 3-1 teams do battle.
Texas (3-1, 1-1 away) make the short state travel to face an inform Dallas Cowboys (3-1, 1-1 home), who have won the last three games and are coming off a 38-17 victory over the New Orleans Saints in Week 4.
Looking for a first win of the season on Sunday is AFC outfit Jacksonville Jaguars (0-4, 0-1 home) and they face the Pittsburgh Steelers (2-2, 1-1 away).
Tennessee Titans (1-3, 0-1 home) have dropped its last three games in a row and will be desperate to end that skid very quickly if reaching the playoffs are part of their plans this season.
Monday Night Football on ESPN and WatchESPN sees the struggling Washington Redskins (1-3, 1-1 home) facing champions Seattle Seahawks (2-1, 0-1 away), who are itching to go, following a bye week in Week 4.
Bye teams this week in Week 5 are Oakland, Miami.
|NFL Week 5: October 5 and 6 TV CHANNELS|
|SUN, OCT 5||TIME (ET)||TV||LOCATION|
|Chicago at Carolina||1:00 PM||FOX||Bank of America Stadium|
|Cleveland at Tennessee||1:00 PM||CBS||LP Field|
|St. Louis at Philadelphia||1:00 PM||FOX||Lincoln Financial Field|
|Atlanta at NY Giants||1:00 PM||FOX||MetLife Stadium|
|Tampa Bay at New Orleans||1:00 PM||FOX||Mercedes-Benz Superdome|
|Houston at Dallas||1:00 PM||CBS||AT&T Stadium|
|Buffalo at Detroit||1:00 PM||FOX||Ford Field|
|Baltimore at Indianapolis||1:00 PM||CBS||Lucas Oil Stadium|
|Pittsburgh at Jacksonville||1:00 PM||CBS||EverBank Field|
|Arizona at Denver||4:05 PM||FOX||Sports Authority Field at Mile High|
|Kansas City at San Francisco||4:25 PM||CBS||Levi’s Stadium|
|NY Jets at San Diego||4:25 PM||CBS||Qualcomm Stadium|
|Cincinnati at New England||8:30 PM||NBC||Gillette Stadium|
|MON, OCT 6||TIME (ET)||TV||LOCATION|
|Seattle at Washington||8:30 PM||FedEx Field|