Found September 11, 2012 on Football Nation:
Now that the dust has settled from the Week 1 and every NFL team has a regular season game under the belts, the business of the season can truly begin.I understand the special part of opening weekend for many fans, but at the same point, I believe that too much emphasis is put upon what happens the first time a team put on pads for the regular season. A win suddenly gives credence to expectations, unrealistic or otherwise, that a team might be Super Bowl caliber while a loss sends fans scrambling the deck chairs for any salvation.  Granted, nobody wants to be in a 0 and 2 hole, but in Week 2, we have an intriguing match-up between two teams that put forth impressive efforts in Week 1 wins.The Denver Broncos, and more specifically, Peyton Manning, answered a ton of questions on Sunday night when they used an impressive second half to beat Pittsburgh 31 to 19.The Broncos adopted a no-huddle approach to their offense and took advantage of their zone blocking scheme to open up room for ...
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