NFL Week 6 recap, scores and standings

Here's a brief look at what happened around the NFL

The sixth week of the NFL got off without a hitch even as reports of positive coronavirus tests ran rampant about the league in the days leading up to Sunday’s slate.

The New York Giants and Atlanta Falcons both picked up their first wins of the 2020 season while the New York Jets remained the only winless team in the league after getting shellacked by the Miami Dolphins.

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The Las Vegas RaidersLos Angeles ChargersNew Orleans Saints and Seattle Seahawks were all on bye weeks.

Fans will be treated to two Monday night games with the Kansas City Chiefs taking on the Buffalo Bills and the Dallas Cowboys taking on the Arizona Cardinals.

Here’s how the games shook out.

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TITANS 42, TEXANS 36

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) is mobbed by teammates after Henry scored the winning touchdown against the Houston Texans in overtime of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans won 42-36. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) is mobbed by teammates after Henry scored the winning touchdown against the Houston Texans in overtime of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans won 42-36. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

The Titans got a game-tying touchdown from Ryan Tannehill to A.J. Brown and then a game-winner from Derrick Henry in overtime to stay undefeated. Henry also rattled off a 94-yard touchdown run to keep Tennessee alive.

HENRY, TITANS RALLY PAST TEXANS 42-36 IN OT, REMAIN UNBEATEN

COLTS 31, BENGALS 27

Indianapolis Colts's DeMichael Harris runs against Cincinnati Bengals' LeShaun Sims (38) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Indianapolis Colts's DeMichael Harris runs against Cincinnati Bengals' LeShaun Sims (38) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

The Colts were down 24-7 in the second quarter and came roaring all the way back to win 31-27. Philip Rivers had three touchdown passes in the win. Joe Burrow had 313 passing yards but no touchdown passes.

RIVERS THROW 3 TD PASSES AS COLTS RALLY PAST BENGALS 31-27

FALCONS 40, VIKINGS 23

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, left, celebrates with teammate Matt Ryan (2) after catching a 20-yard touchdown pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn)

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones, left, celebrates with teammate Matt Ryan (2) after catching a 20-yard touchdown pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn)

The Falcons finally got their first win of the season. Matt Ryan had four touchdown passes and Julio Jones had his first touchdown catch in the win. The Vikings and Falcons are now 1-5.

FALCONS RESPOND TO QUINN FIRING WITH 40-23 WIN VS. VIKINGS

BRONCOS 18, PATRIOTS 12

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton, right, passes under pressure from Denver Broncos linebacker Malik Reed (59) in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton, right, passes under pressure from Denver Broncos linebacker Malik Reed (59) in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

The Broncos nearly handed the Patriots the ball game late. Drew Lock’s two interceptions put the Patriots in position to possibly win the game but they couldn’t breakthrough. Brandon McManus had all of the Broncos’ points.

PATRIOTS FALL TO UNDER .500 WITH LOSS FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2002, SNAP IMPRESSIVE STREAK

GIANTS 20, WASHINGTON 19

Washington Football Team's Deshazor Everett (22) and Cole Holcomb (55) tackle New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (8) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Washington Football Team's Deshazor Everett (22) and Cole Holcomb (55) tackle New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (8) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Tae Crowder had the game-winner, returning a fumble for a touchdown for the Giants. Daniel Jones had one touchdown pass and an interception in the game. Both the Giants and Washington are now 1-5.

GIANTS DEFENSE BAILS OUT OFFENSE AFTER LACKLUSTER PERFORMANCE VS. WASHINGTON

RAVENS 30, EAGLES 28

Baltimore Ravens' Gus Edwards (35) celebrates with Mark Andrews (89) after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

Baltimore Ravens' Gus Edwards (35) celebrates with Mark Andrews (89) after scoring a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

The Ravens held off a charging Eagles team in the end. Lamar Jackson had 186 passing yards and a touchdown pass. Carson Wentz had two touchdown passes despite calls for Jalen Hurts to replace him.c

MYLES GARRETT RECORDS SACK IN FIRST GAME AGAINST STEELERS SINCE HELMET-SWINGING INCIDENT

STEELERS 38, BROWNS 7

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) and Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) meet on the field following an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) and Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) meet on the field following an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

The Steelers trounced the Browns, 38-7, in a pivotal AFC North matchup. The Steelers got to an injured Baker Mayfield four times. He did have a touchdown pass. Ben Roethlisberger had a touchdown pass to James Washington. James Conner rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown.

MYLES GARRETT RECORDS SACK IN FIRST GAME AGAINST STEELERS SINCE HELMET-SWINGING INCIDENT

BEARS 23, PANTHERS 16

Chicago Bears quarterback Nick Foles (9) passes against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

Chicago Bears quarterback Nick Foles (9) passes against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

The Bears held strong against the Panthers to move to 5-1. Nick Foles had a touchdown pass to Cole Kmet and the defeated picked off Teddy Bridgewater twice, including one time to seal the game.

LIONS 34, JAGUARS 16

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift, left, is tackled by Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Joe Schobert after a short gain during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift, left, is tackled by Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Joe Schobert after a short gain during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

The Lions picked up their second win, running over the Jaguars, 34-16. Rookie running back D’Andre Swift ran for 116 yards and two touchdowns. Adrian Peterson also had a touchdown in the win.

STAFFORD, SWIFT, LIONS PROTECT BIG LEAD, POUND JAGUARS 34-16

DOLPHINS 24, JETS 0

New York Jets free safety Marcus Maye (20) intercepts a pass intended for Miami Dolphins wide receiver Preston Williams (18), during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

New York Jets free safety Marcus Maye (20) intercepts a pass intended for Miami Dolphins wide receiver Preston Williams (18), during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The Dolphins got three touchdown passes from Ryan Fitzpatrick and great defensive play from a lowly Jets team that still hasn’t won a game. At least New York had a good highlight with Marcus Maye intercepting a ball with his butt.

JETS' MARCUS MAYE USES HIS BUTT TO SECURE INTERCEPTION AMID BLOWOUT LOSS VS. DOLPHINS

BUCCANEERS 38, PACKERS 10

Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) celebrates with teammates, including Mike Evans (13) after catching a touchdown pass against the Green Bay Packers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) celebrates with teammates, including Mike Evans (13) after catching a touchdown pass against the Green Bay Packers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

Tampa Bay scored 38 unanswered points to top Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. Tom Brady had three touchdown passes, including one to Rob Gronkowski. It was the tight end’s first TD catch since 2018.

ROB GRONKOWSKI SCORES FIRST TD SINCE 2018 AS BUCCANEERS CRUSH PACKERS, 38-10

49ERS 24, RAMS 16

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) passes between Los Angeles Rams defensive end Aaron Donald (99) and nose tackle Sebastian Joseph-Day (69) during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) passes between Los Angeles Rams defensive end Aaron Donald (99) and nose tackle Sebastian Joseph-Day (69) during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Jimmy Garoppolo threw three touchdown passes and looked like his old self out there for San Francisco. The 49ers took down the Rams in an important divisional matchup. Jason Verrett also had his first interception in quite some time.

JIMMY GAROPPOLO THROWS 3 TD PASSES, 49ERS BEAT RAMS 24-16

CHIEFS 26, BILLS 17

Kansas City Chiefs' Juan Thornhill, right, breaks up a pass intended for Buffalo Bills' Stefon Diggs during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Kansas City Chiefs' Juan Thornhill, right, breaks up a pass intended for Buffalo Bills' Stefon Diggs during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Patrick Mahomes became the fastest quarterback in the Super Bowl era to reach 90 touchdown passes in the Chiefs' win over the Bills on Monday night. He was 21-for-26 with two touchdown passes as Kansas City bounced back from a loss last Sunday.

CHIEFS' PATRICK MAHOMES REACHES INCREDIBLE TD MILESTONE IN WIN OVER BILLS

CARDINALS 38, COWBOYS 10

Dallas Cowboys guard Connor McGovern (66) gives chase as Arizona Cardinals' Budda Baker (32) returns an Andy Dalton (14) interception in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Dallas Cowboys guard Connor McGovern (66) gives chase as Arizona Cardinals' Budda Baker (32) returns an Andy Dalton (14) interception in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

The Cardinals defense stepped up big time against the Cowboys on Monday night. The Cardinals put together a great performance, led by Budda Baker, to get the win.

BUDDA BAKER, KYLER MURRAY PROPEL CARDINALS TO BLOWOUT WIN OVER COWBOYS

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NFL STANDINGS

AFC EAST

1). Bills (4-2)

2). Dolphins (3-3)

3). Patriots (2-3)

4). Jets (0-6)

AFC NORTH

1). Steelers (5-0)

2). Ravens (5-1)

3). Browns (4-2)

4). Bengals (1-4)

AFC SOUTH

1). Titans (5-0)

2). Colts (4-2)

3). Texans (1-5)

4). Jaguars (1-5)

AFC WEST

1). Chiefs (5-1)

2). Raiders (3-2)

3). Broncos (2-3)

4). Chargers (1-4)

NFC EAST

1). Cowboys (2-4)

2). Eagles (1-4-1)

3). Giants (1-5)

4). Washington (1-5)

NFC NORTH

1). Bears (5-1)

2). Packers (4-1)

3). Lions (2-3)

4). Vikings (1-5)

NFC SOUTH

1). Buccaneers (4-2)

2). Saints (3-2)

3). Panthers (3-3)

4). Falcons (1-5)

NFC WEST

1). Seahawks (5-0)

2). Rams (4-2)

3). Cardinals (4-2)

4). 49ers (3-3)