There aren't many late games because of byes this week, but each of the games being played matter. Another one-sided Monday night game seems likely, but the Sunday night game has to be better than last week's touchdown-less tie. For a preview of the early Sunday games in Week 8, click here.

San Diego Chargers at Denver Broncos, Sunday 4:05 ET

A win at home against Denver is what kicked off a mini-hot streak for the Chargers and quarterback Philip Rivers. The Broncos lost running back C.J. Anderson for the season due to a knee injury, but they don't expect to miss a beat with Devontae Booker in his place.

If they do, they still have one of the best defenses in the NFL to back him up.Broncos 27, Chargers 13

Green Bay Packers at Atlanta Falcons, Sunday 4:25 ET

Last Thursday night, Aaron Rodgers was given the license to throw repetitively in a search for a rhythm, a successful venture. Atlanta's pass defense is weak, so Green Bay will probably repeat the pattern. Matt Ryan has occupied Rodgers' space as the best quarterback in the NFL; even without running back Tevin Coleman, a home game should mean a win for the Falcons.Falcons 31, Packers 30

Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys, Sunday 8:30 ET

Nobody could've foreseen a Sunday night matchup between these two teams before the season pitting Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz against Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott.

Make no mistake, though: this is the most important game of Prescott's young career. Tony Romo is back at practice, meaning Prescott is back in a battle for his starter position, a position he has occupied well all season. If he slips up, Romo is going to get the call. At home, he gets it done.

Cowboys 24, Eagles 20

Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, Monday 8:30 ET

Jay Cutler is expected to return for Chicago, but people in the city could care less with the Cubs in the World Series (although they could potentially lose the series before Monday night). Minnesota is out to prove last week was a fluke, and the alarms shouldn't be ringing.

Vikings 28, Bears 6

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