Old rivalries will be renewed as the sixth week of the 2010 National Football League season is played on Sunday, October 17, and Monday, October 18, 2010. 14 games fill the schedule with the Arizona Cardinals, Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati Bengals receiving the week off.
In early afternoon action, quarterback Michael Vick faces his former team as the Philadelphia Eagles host the Atlanta Falcons at 1:00 p.m. EST.
Fellow quarterback Ben Roethlisberger returns from a four-game suspension when the Pittsburgh Steelers play at home against the Cleveland Browns.
Fresh off the addition of Super Bowl MVP Deion Branch, the New England Patriots look for revenge against the Baltimore Ravens when the teams play in a rematch of the 2009 AFC Wild Card Game.
Also in a repeat of the 2009 NFL Playoffs, the struggling Minnesota Vikings and Dallas Cowboys meet in Minneapolis for a late-afternoon game.
On Sunday night, veteran quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Donovan McNabb face off as the Indianapolis Colts visit the Washington Redskins.
The Monday Night Football game of the week features an AFC South battle as the Jacksonville Jaguars host the Tennessee Titans.
Other week six games include the Seattle Seahawks visiting the Chicago Bears, the Miami Dolphins playing at the Green Bay Packers, the Detroit Lions traveling to the New York Giants, the New Orleans Saints visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the St. Louis Rams hosting the San Diego Chargers, the Houston Texans welcoming the Kansas City Chiefs, the Oakland Raiders playing at the San Francisco 49ers and the New York Jets visiting the Denver Broncos.