Seattle Seahawks rookie quarterback Russell Wilson put on quite a show in Toronto, running for three touchdowns and throwing for another, all in the first half. Most impressive was Wilson’s poise under pressure — granted against a crappy defence — but as several of his teammates commented afterwards, he played like a seasoned veteran.
GOAT OF THE WEEK
Ravens were trailing 10-0 and marching on the visiting Broncos when an errant Joe Flacco throw landed in the hands of Chris Harris, who returned it 98 yards for a touchdown. Just like that, the prospects of a 10-7 game — or at worst 10-3 — moved to 17-0 and the Ravens were done.
ZERO OF THE WEEK
Three of ’em, actually. The Giants, Bucs and Chiefs were all shut out in Week 15, the ultimate zero. From K.C. we get it, but the other two? For shame.
HYPE WE’RE BUYING
First, it was believing that Peyton Manning could resume his career after missing a year to neck surgery. Then, it wa