Tale of the tape
Tale Of The Tape: Oakland Raiders At Indianapolis Colts
It appears that a very long season is at hand for the Raiders, and it begins here against a team with a very solid future like the Colts.
Tale Of The Tape: Philadelphia Eagles At Washington Redskins
The Eagles should be one of the most interesting teams in the league under first-year head coach Chip Kelly and his rapid-fire attack. If Michael Vick can execute the offense effectively, the Eagles could be one of the most surprising teams in the league.
Tale Of The Tape: Houston Texans At San Diego Chargers
The Texans have made the playoffs in back-to-back seasons and would like to go a lot further in 2013. Matt Schaub has proven to be an excellent regular-season quarterback.
Tale Of The Tape: Miami Dolphins At Cleveland Browns
The Dolphins are coming off a 7-9 season in which they surprised a lot of observers. Rookie head coach Joe Philbin seemed to steady the ship in Miami and rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill claimed the quarterback job.
Tale Of The Tape: Cincinnati Bengals At Chicago Bears
The Bears are at a crucial point with Jay Cutler. He is in the last year of his contract and they want to see legitimate growth this year before they offer him a megabucks deal for the future.
Tale Of The Tape: Seattle Seahawks At Carolina Panthers
In the year of the rookie quarterback, Russell Wilson was as good a story as Andrew Luck or RGIII last year. The unheralded and unimpressive looking Wilson simply took his opportunity and ran with it.