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NFL power rankings 2015, Week 5: Packers, Bengals are rolling -
Wrapping up Week 4 with a new set of power rankings.

The Seahawks' locker room didn't know K.J. Wright's bat was illegal either -
The referees weren't the only ones who learned something in Seattle's Monday night win over the Lions.

New York attorney general demands DraftKings, FanDuel documents over employee betting scandal -
DraftKings and FanDuel are coming under investigation from the New York attorney general about their regulation of employees' use of inside information.

Bills players call out Odell Beckham Jr. for throwing punches during game -
Last year's breakout star apparently isn't popular in Buffalo.

The refs, the Seahawks, the Lions and the NFL all screwed up Monday night -
The refs screwed up. The Lions screwed up. The Seahawks screwed up. The NFL screwed up. When a bad play earns a bad call of a bad rule, everybody screwed up.

Data Crunch: The Lovie Smith Defense

Two Unbeaten Teams Remain in NFC South
News from around the Bucs' division, where the Falcons and Panthers have dueling 4-0 records and the Saints have their first win of the season.

Return of Barth Leads Flurry of Moves
The Bucs have turned over several spots on the 53-man roster this week, adding not only K Connor Barth but also WR Donteea Dye and DE Howard Jones.

Bucs Lookahead: Jaguars at Tampa Bay | and The Tampa Tribune
Seeking to snap an 11-game home losing streak, the Bucs are 3-point favorites Sunday to beat the Jaguars at Raymond James Stadium.

State of Despair: All three Florida NFL teams reeling after 1-3 starts | and The Tampa Tribune
TAMPA — Professional football in Florida is a sorry state of affairs.

Bucs Cannon Fodder podcast: Listen to Episode 4 ... | Tampa Bay Times
Our weekly Bucs Cannon Fodder podcast is back, with Episode 4 now online and myself and Rick Stroud talking about the Bucs' 37-23 loss to Carolina and looking ahead to this week's home game against the Jaguars. Is this the week the Bucs get Lovie Smith a home win?

Bucs bring back Connor Barth as kicker | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Connor Barth used his Twitter account to remind the Bucs he was available for the right price while their rookie kicker was missing two field goals and an extra point Sunday.

New York attorney general opens inquiry into fantasy sports sites | Tampa Bay Times
The New York attorney general began an inquiry Tuesday into the prospect that employees of daily fantasy football sites have won lucrative payouts based on inside information not available to the public, asking two leading companies, DraftKings and FanDuel, for a range of internal data and details on how they prevent fraud.