Posts Tagged ‘NFL Week One’

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: San Diego at Oakland

The final matchup of a wild week one takes place in the Black Hole of Oakland, as the Raiders play host to the Chargers and head coach Norv Turner. After finishing with identical records in 2011, these AFC West rivals will begin this season Monday night where last year’s ended – in Oakland. Mark Davis […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: San Francisco at Green Bay

The premiere NFC game of the week takes place in Green Bay, where Alex Smith and the Niners take on the Packers and last seasons MVP – Aaron Rodgers. Green Bay entered last season’s playoffs as the favorite to win the Super Bowl after going an NFL-best 15-1. With Rodgers directing the offense, the Packers, […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: Jacksonville at Minnesota

Week one shows the Vikings at home as they host the Jaguars in a matchup of two teams that sorely need to get off to good starts based on last season. One key for the Vikings will be what type of run game they may get if they can throw RB Adrian Peterson back in […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: Miami at Houston

The “Hard Knocks” team of 2012, the Miami Dolphins, are looking to change their image with new coach Joe Philbin, and Sunday they kickoff 2012 with a matchup vs the AFC South champs from 2011, the Texans. Miami is a young team with a new starter at QB in rookie Ryan Tannehill. The rook was […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: St.Louis at Detroit

The Rams have a new look with head coach Jeff Fisher, and he and his team will look to get off to a quick start Sunday when they head to Motown to take on the Lions and Matthew Stafford. Detroit was a playoff team last season, and Stafford was outstanding, throwing for tons of yards […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: Atlanta at Kansas City

It will be somewhat emotional as long time NFL TE Tony Gonzalez is returning to face the Chiefs, beginning what figures to be his last season to try to finally win a playoff game, and for sure the last time he plays in Arrowhead. It’s one of the storylines as the Falcons, a team that […]

Chiefs Lose Safety Eric Berry for Season with Torn ACL

On Sunday at Arrowhead, the Chiefs lost more than just a game – they lost one of their best players. Unfortunately, standout safety Eric Berry will miss the rest of the 2011 campaign after tearing his ACL in Kansas City’s Week 1 embarrassment against the Bills on Sunday, according to NFL Network’s Jason La Canfora. […]

Colts Throttled on Road, But Not All Lost After Just One Week

By Colts Gab Columnist Luke Schultheis Another regular season opener to the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium, and yet another loss. Only thing is, this time around it wasn’t Arian Foster gashing the Colts for 231 rushing yards and 3 TD’s. With Foster nursing a sore hamstring, the Texans relied on the legs of their […]