Eight games are in the books for several NFL teams, and the midpoint of the regular season offers an ideal moment to reassess the league’s status.
There’s a clear group of front-runners this season, considering the Los Angeles Rams and Kansas City Chiefs have combined for one loss. The New England Patriots also remain squarely in that discussion, as usual.
But there are plenty of disappointments. Three historic franchises mustered a single victory apiece. Touted quarterbacks are struggling all over. One coach has already been canned, and more firings could be coming.
We’ve highlighted the teams, players and coaches who are thriving the most — or doing the opposite halfway through 2018.
Winner: Los Angeles Rams