When the summer is coming to an end there really is only one thing that gets sports fans fired up for September – the start of the NFL season. Fans across the nation gear up for Sundays, thinking this could be their year. With the season finally under way- we take a look at some of our favorite photos that remind us how much we missed the game…
Here are seven photos that remind us why we missed the NFL:READ MORE: Jake Ellzey Defeats Susan Wright In Runoff Special Election For Texas' 6th Congressional District Seat
We Missed The Great Nicknames: Calvin “Megatron” Johnson starts the season with a vengeance scoring two TD’s in Week 1.
We Missed The Passion: Terrell Suggs gets the crowd fired up before he is introduced for the Ravens/Steelers matchup.
We Missed The Legends: Omaha! It’s always great to see Peyton Manning running the offense for another year.READ MORE: 2 People Killed In Chemical Incident At Plant Near Houston
We Missed The Up and Comers: Will this be the season Andrew Luck becomes one of the elite Qb’s in the game?
We Missed The Surprises: The Buffalo Bills shocked the Chicago Bears in Week 1. Will this game define each team’s season?
We Missed The Cheerleaders: Yes, we missed them as well.
We Missed The Fans: Most importantly- we missed the incredible fans who don’t mind painting their skin blue and screaming at the top of their lungs. Welcome back football – we missed you.MORE NEWS: Teen Dies In High-Speed Crash In Carrollton