1. Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
    Week 1 Tale Of The Tape: Kansas City Chiefs Vs. Houston Texans

    The combination of head coach Andy Reid and quarterback Alex Smith has been a good one for the Chiefs, and it should get even better this year with the acquisition of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin.

  2. Aaron Rodgers (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images) (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
    Week 1 Tale Of The Tape: Green Bay Packers Vs. Chicago Bears

    The Packers should be in a wonderful position again this year to rule the NFC North division and it all starts with the play of their remarkable quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

  3. Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) Tom Brady
    Week 1 Tale Of The Tape: Pittsburgh Steelers Vs. New England Patriots

    This is clearly a difficult assignment for the Steelers as they go into the homes of the reigning Super Bowl champions and have to contend with the euphoria that goes with having Tom Brady in the lineup and the recent court decision in his favor.

  4. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) Eli Manning
    Tale Of The Tape: Philadelphia Eagles At New York Giants

    The Eagles appeared to be in excellent shape to either win the NFC East or make it into the playoffs as a Wild-Card team, but back-to-back losses to the Cowboys and Redskins means that this game will close their season.

  5. Oday Aboushi, right, celebrates with quarterback Geno Smith after a touchdown in the fourth quarter of a game against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on Dec. 14, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee.  The Jets defeated the Titans 16-11.  (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images) (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: New York Jets At Miami Dolphins

    The Rex Ryan era likely comes to an end in this game, and while Ryan has been an inspirational leader throughout his run with the Jets, you wonder how much juice he can muster for this game.

  6. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: New York Giants At St. Louis Rams

    No matter what happens the rest of the season, the Giants’ 2014 showing has been a major disappointment.