San Francisco's starting quarterback Blaine Gabbert made a good impression on Cardinals coach Bruce Arians as a young player.
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh knows what people think of his 3-7 team and is just worried about getting the players to play their best.
Embattled division foe San Francisco is not a challenge for first-place Arizona on paper, but the Cardinals remain focused on winning.
In trying to join the likes of Rex Ryan and Eric Mangini as rookie Jets coaches to make the playoffs, Todd Bowles is aiming to simplify the offense.
Vikings safety Harrison Smith has been ruled out of Sunday's game against Julio Jones and the Falcons because of a knee injury.
Brian Hoyer and DeAndre Hopkins have the attention of a Saints defense that's on pace to allow the highest opponents' passer rating in NFL history.