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1New York GiantsChamps are flying under the radar.
2New England PatriotsBrady gives them a chance every year.
3Baltimore RavensThe loss of T-Sizzle will hurt big time.
4Green Bay PackersNo reason to think they won't be dominant again.
5San Francisco 49ersAlex Smith will need to improve for them to stay near top of the NFC.
6Houston TexansOne of the most complete teams in the league.
7New Orleans SaintsLosing Payton is a bigger blow than people realize.
8Pittsburgh SteelersBig Ben needs to stay healthy for them to contend.
9Chicago BearsWill Cutler and Marshall rekindle the magic?
10Philadelphia EaglesCan Mike Vick stay on the field?
11Atlanta FalconsA lot of pressure is on Matt Ryan this year.
12Detroit LionsStafford and Megatron among the league's best duos.
13New York JetsControversy surrounds them but Tony Sparano provides a major boost offensively.
14Denver BroncosIt's all about Peyton.
15Cincinnati BengalsWill be harder for them to sneak up on teams in 2012.
16San Diego ChargersRivers needs to rebound after dismal 2011 season.
17Carolina PanthersCan Newton avoid the sophomore slump? Yes he Cam.
18Dallas CowboysSecondary should be better, but pressure is still on Romo to deliver in big games.
19Washington RedskinsRG3 will get all the headlines but they are best on the defensive side of the ball.
20Buffalo BillsFaded badly after hot start to last season.
21Tennessee TitansHow far can Locker lead them?
22Arizona CardinalsLooks the Kolb era (error) is over before it started.
23Oakland RaidersStop me if you've heard this before. McFadden needs to stay healthy.
24Seattle SeahawksCan Russell Wilson lead the Seahawks back to prominence?
25Kansas City ChiefsLet's see how Jamaal Charles and Peyton Hillis perform after disappointing seasons.
26Miami DolphinsTough season ahead with rookie Tannehill under center.
27Tampa Bay BuccaneersFreeman will need to improve under Schiano for them to contend.
28Jacksonville JaguarsBlaine Gabbert looks better but MJDs hold out is a problem.
29St. Louis RamsSam Bradford needs to show the promise he displayed during his rookie campaign.
30Indianapolis ColtsCan Luck live up to the hype?
31Minnesota VikingsVikes shouldn't rush AP back too soon.
32Cleveland BrownsWeeden and Richardson give the Browns fans hope.
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