Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/6/12
The 2012 football season is under way and the first football Sunday begins in three days. Jay Cutler and the revamped Chicago Bears' offense are anxious to get the season started in a victorious manner, and the Colts are the perfect first opponent for them.  The Colts are implementing a new defense this year, the 3-4 scheme that is becoming commonplace in the league now. In addition, the Colts welcome 28 new players on the 53-man roster and also have a new head coach and No. 1 draft pick Andrew Luck to contend with.The Bears have advantages on special teams and defense as well as a slight advantage on offense. Devin Hester should get several chances to break a long return as well as newcomer Eric Weems. The Colts lost receiver Pierre Garcon to the Redskins but bring back deep threat Reggie Wayne and Austin Collie, to go along with rookie tight end Coby Fleener. Luck has looked sharp in the preseason, going 41 of 66 for 522 yards and three touchdown passes.First-year coach Chuck Paga...
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