The NFC East is lead by the 5-2 New York Giants.
After a slow start the Giants have a modest four game winning streak entering their bye week.
Sporting an impressive 4-0 record in games v. the NFC, the Giants have a shot of making the playoffs as either division winners or a wildcard team.
NFC EAST STANDINGS (Division Records)
New York Giants 5-2 (1-0)
Philadelphia Eagles 4-3 (0-1)
Washington Redskins 4-4 (2-0)
Dallas Cowboys 1-6 (0-2)
The Giants season has been an early roller coaster ride.
A small high to begin the season followed by a big drop and now a steady climb back to the top. Sporting the NFL's second best defense and ninth best offense, the Giants are back to their 2008 form.
Now onto the grades by position: