New York Jets (3-3)
This week: Rex Ryan and the Jets' man-to-man defense travels to Foxboro to take on the NFL's No. 1-ranked offense.
Notable note: New York boasts the third-worst third-down defense and has the fifth-most defensive penalties with 45.
New England Patriots (3-3)
Last week: The Patriots blew a 13-point lead in the fourth quarter losing to the Seahawks in Seattle.
This week: New England's stout run defense faces a Jets rushing attack that is working to regain its identity.
Notable note: The Patriots' defense has recovered a league-best 13 fumbles.
Buffalo Bills (3-3)
Notable note: The Bills have the worst run defense in the league, giving up 5.8 yards a carry to opposing rushers.
Miami Dolphins (3-3)
Last week: Miami got thrashed on the stat sheet but not on the scoreboard in beating the St. Louis Rams for its second straight win.
This week: The Dolphins get a timely bye.
Notable note: Cameron Wake has 6.5 sacks in the past three games.