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NFL Week 6 Schedule: Early Games Featured On TV

As we head into week six of the NFL, there are a number of good matchups. Here is the television schedule for the greater Los Angeles area:

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10 a.m.: San Diego Chargers at St. Louis Rams (CBS)

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San Diego, who endured several disasters on special teams in last week's loss to the Raiders, looks to get up off the mat, at 2-3, heading to St. Louis to face the Rams.

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10 a.m.: Atlanta Falcons at Philadelphia Eagles (Fox)

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This would be a much bigger story if (a) Michael Vick was healthy; and (b) if the game was in Atlanta, Vick's old stomping ground. Instead, this is a game between one sure-fire NFC playoff team...and the Eagles.

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1 p.m.: Dallas Cowboys at Minnesota Vikings (Fox)

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Both teams have been huge disappointments, and both sit at 1-3 heading into a matchup of the two most overrated teams in the NFL. The best part of this game is that, barring a tie, one of the teams will be 1-4, making their playoff odds nearly insurmountable.

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5 p.m.: Indianapolis Colts at Washington Redskins (NBC)

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The Colts are second in the NFL in points per game, sitting at 3-2 like every other team in the AFC South. The Redskins have won two straight, and are one of three teams atop the NFC East at 3-2.

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The NBC night game will go head-to-head with Game 2 of the NLCS. I'll be watching baseball, but I doubt the ratings will show more people watching the MLB than NFL Sunday night.