The Edmonton Oilers host the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday, with the two high-powered teams struggling for consistency early in the season.
Texans-Seahawks became the first game in NFL history in which each quarterback recorded 400-plus passing yards, four-plus passing touchdowns and 30-plus rushing yards.
Watson became the first player in the Super Bowl era to record 400-plus passing yards, four-plus passing touchdowns and 50-plus rushing yards in a single game.
Watson now has 19 passing touchdowns in 2017, the most ever by a rookie in his first seven games of a season. Watson also passed Pro Football Hall of Famer Kurt Warner (18 from 1998-99) for the most passing touchdowns by a player in his first seven games.
Watson has three-plus passing touchdowns in four straight games, the longest streak by a rookie in NFL history.
Alabama and Georgia give the SEC the top two spots in the poll for the first time since Sept. 16, 2012. The last conference to go 1-2 in the poll was the Big Ten in 2015, when Ohio State and Michigan State sat atop the poll.
Wilson converted $6.26 million of his 2017 base salary into a signing bonus, a source confirmed. Wilson gets that money immediately, but for salary-cap purposes, it’s now prorated over the remaining three seasons of his contract. The move freed up $4.17 million against the 2017 cap.
The Seahawks had to do some maneuvering in order to fit Brown’s contract under Cheap Jarome Iginla Jerseys their salary cap. He’s owed a little under $5 million for the remainder of the season. The Seahawks began the day with about $1.4 million in cap space, according to NFL Players Association records, and Cheap Ireland Football Jerseys they only gained a little over $2 million in cap relief by sending cornerback Jeremy Lane to Houston as part of their package for Brown.