It’s here! The 2012 NFL season starts Wednesday night with the Cowboys visiting the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants. Here’s some interesting questions and answers for the upcoming season.
Peyton Manning: Will we see the old Manning or a new, not as awesome Manning?
I think we’ll see Manning get back to the Peyton of old. I do want to say that if I were a Broncos fan, I’d temper my expectations. It’s a new team, new receivers, and he’s had two neck surgeries. He’s expected to make an immediate impact, and I think he will. Eric Decker and Demaryius Thomas are expected to have huge years because of Peyton. Expect about 30-35 touchdowns.
Number of players John Gruden will love:
All of them.
Number of wins Andrew Luck leads the Colts to this season:
7. (Last year I asked myself the same question about Cam Newton. Bingo!)
Will Matt Ryan will be a top flight quarterback after this season?
I think we’ll see Ryan surpass 40 touchdown passes this season. Why? I lik...