The Patriots opened the season in disappointing fashion as they couldn’t do a thing in the second half against Miami and they could not sustain a decent start to the game.
The Jaguars started the season in shocking fashion, as they built a 17-0 lead over Philadelphia on the road before reality set in and the Eagles took charge and put the game away in the second half.
The Saints were clearly disappointed after losing their Week One game at Atlanta, but a further look at that game indicates that New Orleans has little to worry about.
The hiring of Jim Caldwell as head coach has brought a new attitude on both sides of the ball in Detroit.
The Dolphins are certainly one of the under-the-radar teams in the NFL, and few people give them serious consideration because they have made little progress over the years and head coach Joe Philbin is not an inspirational leader.
The last game of the first week of the NFL season Monday evening brought fans a rematch of the preseason finale. Yes, field goals played a role in this game too.
John Brown caught a 13-yard scoring pass from Carson Palmer with 2:25 to play, and the Arizona Cardinals rallied to beat the San Diego Chargers 18-17 on Monday night.
Former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice was dropped by the team and faces indefinite suspension from the NFL after new video surfaced of the running back knocking his former fiancee unconscious in a casino elevator.
Following a 9-7 campaign in 2013, the Chargers and their fans are hoping this season brings even more success.
As the San Diego Chargers get set to tackle the 2014 season in Glendale, Arizona next Monday evening versus the Cardinals, the squad finalized its preseason cuts and named players to the practice squad within the last few days.
Derek Carr has been groomed to be a starting quarterback in the NFL ever since he was an 11-year-old breaking down film with big brother David.
Philip Rivers went into the 2013 season with questions about his performance hanging over his head, but he answered those questions with ease last year as he enjoyed a brilliant year. Rivers and Chargers head coach Mike McCoy developed an excellent rapport, and that manifested itself in Rivers’ performance.
After back-to-back subpar seasons from Eli Manning, this is a critical year in his career.
Andrew Luck has had two solid seasons to start his career, and he should be coming into his own in his third year.
The Panthers were one of the top stories of the year in 2013, but they can’t take their success for granted in this new season.