Green Bay Packers The Green Bay Packers replaced Aaron Rodgers with Jordan Love this offseason, and Love soon made fans forget Rodgers. Love passed for 245 yards and three touchdowns, demonstrating his offense control and potential.
Defensively, they improved from 2023, but Week 3 against a top offensive like Detroit will be intriguing. The Packers left Week 1 confident that Love can be the guy, so they must now execute and sustain it.
Dallas Cowboys I think the Dallas Cowboys' 40-0 win was more due to the New York Giants' terrible play than the Cowboys' fantastic play, but 40-0 is 40-0. The Cowboys were rolling
Los Angeles Rams How about the LA Rams? They made a statement despite nobody calling for them to be good or contend with the Seahawks. In a 30-13 win over the Seahawks in their building
Many questioned Aaron Donald's defensive talent, especially an untested secondary, but they didn't give Geno Smith much to work with. With a good performance against the 49ers next week, the Rams can get into the playoffs.
Miami Dolphins Amazing effort by Tua Tagovailoa, Tyreek Hill, and the Dolphins offense. After passing for 466 yards and three touchdowns, Tua surged into MVP consideration.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Could the Bucs win NFC South? Bet on it after Week 1. Baker Mayfield wasn't great, but he used his gifted receivers well. In Week 1, the running game could use some work, but we'll see in a few weeks.