Bust a move, Paolo. Your Black Cats might have just beaten the drop.
New manager Paolo Di Canio led Sunderland to a massive 3-0 win at rivals Newcastle United over the weekend, and the three points moved the Black Cats up to 15th place—three points clear of the relegation zone.
Now, that doesn't mean Sunderland are safe. But it does mean there's plenty more reason for optimism than there was only a week ago.
What did Sunderland's big win do for their spot in this week's B/R English Premier League Power Poll?
How did things shake out at the top?