QB: Michael Vick at WAS – Despite disappointing many owners who drafted him early last season, Michael Vick opens this season with a juicy matchup. Facing off against a Redskins secondary that allowed the 3rd most passing yards in the league last season, Vick should start the season on a high note.
RB: Steven Jackson at NO – Rushing against the worst run defense in the league last season, Steven Jackson should have a fast jump out of the gates. The Saints allowed a league high 147.6 rushing yards per game, coupled with a league worst 5.2 yards per carry.
Daryl Richardson vs. ARZ – Daryl Richardson faces off against a Cardinals defense that allowed 137 rushing yards per game – good for the 5th most in the league. The Cardinals are also lacking one of their best defensive playmakers, inside linebacker Daryl Washington, who was suspended four games for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. With handcuff Isaiah Pead suspended for Week 1, Richardson should see an extra h...