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Posted on: October 11, 2011 9:00 am
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Eye on photos, Week 5: Just win, baby

October 09, 2011; Houston, TX, USA; A general view of the helmet and gloves of Oakland Raiders tackle Joseph Barksdale (72) before a game against the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium. The helmet has a commemorative decal after the death of Raiders owner Al Davis. (US PRESSWIRE)

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Eye on photos looks back at the week that was… (click the photos to enlarge)

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) is grabbed by Detroit Lions defensive end Cliff Avril (92) in the first quarter of an NFL football game in Detroit, Monday, Oct. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 9: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons passes despite pressure by Clay Matthews #52 the Green Bay Packers at the Georgia Dome on October 9, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (81) hangs on to the ball as New York Jets inside linebacker David Harris (52) takes off his helmet on a hit during the first half of an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb, right, is sacked by Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison, left, during the second half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Genevieve Ross)
Oct 9, 2011; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe (82) completes a one-handed touchdown catch as Indianapolis Colts safety Jacob Lacey (27) defends at Lucas Oil Stadium. (US PRESSWIRE) Oct 9, 2011; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor (31) and tight end Anthony McCoy (85) watch as New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (80) makes a catch at MetLife Stadium. (William Perlman/The Star-Ledger via US PRESSWIRE)
ORCHARD PARK, NY - OCTOBER 09: Arthur Moats #52 of the Buffalo Bills hits Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles causing Vick to throw an interception in the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 9, 2011 in Orchard Park, New York. (Getty Images) Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) prepares to throw a pass as Jonathan Stewart (28) blocks New Orleans Saints' Jonathan Vilma (51) during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Rick Havner)
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Jacoby Ford (12) tries to push away from Houston Texans defensive back Brice McCain in the first quarter of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Houston. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 09: Quarterback Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals makes the tackle after throwing an interception to Dwight Lowery #25 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during play at EverBank Field on October 9, 2011 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 9: LaMarr Woodley #56 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates his sack on Matt Hasselbeck #8 (not pictured)of the Tennessee Titans during the game on October 9, 2011 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) Oct 9, 2011; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis (85) catches a pass for a touchdown in front of Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Ronde Barber (20) during the fourth quarter at Candlestick Park. San Francisco defeated Tampa Bay 48-3. (Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE)
Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow (15) reacts after scoring a touchdown against the San Diego Chargers in the fourth quarter during an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney) A tribute to Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis is shown on the scoreboard before the San Francisco 49ers NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, in San Francisco. Davis, 82, died Saturday at his home in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

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Posted on: October 8, 2011 11:31 am
 

Eye on Photos: Al Davis, 1929-2011

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 18: Los Angeles Raiders owner Al Davis walks on the field before the game against the St. Louis Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on December 18, 1982 in Los Angeles, California. The Raiders won 37-31. (Getty Images)

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In this Dec. 18, 1963 file photo, Al Davis, center, head coach of the American Football League's Oakland Raiders, talks with players at the team's home practice field in Oakland, Calif. Davis, the Hall of Fame owner of the Oakland Raiders known for his rebellious spirit, has died. The team announced his death at age 82 on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Robert Klein) Dec 29, 1968; Flushing, NY, USA; FILE PHOTO; Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis (left) prior to the game against the New York Jets at Shea Stadium. (US PRESSWIRE)
22 Jan 1984: Los Angeles Raiders owner Al Davis looks on during Super Bowl XVIII against the Washington Redskins at Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The Raiders won the game, 38-9. (Getty Images) LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Los Angeles Raiders owner Al Davis walks on the field before the game against the Denver Broncos at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 2, 1986 in Los Angeles, California. The Broncos won 21-10. (Getty Images)
27 JUL 1991: Los Angeles President of the General Partners Al Davis talks with Raiders special teams player Elvis Patterson during pregame warmups before the San Francisco 49ers 21-17 victory at the Los Angels Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images) LOS ANGELES - 1989: An animated Al Davis, President of the general partners of the Los Angeles Raiders reacts to a play during a game of the 1989 NFL season at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles California. (Getty Images)
Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis (C) greets his players Grady Jackson (L) and Mo Collins before their pre-season game against the Dallas Cowboys 15 August, 1999, in Oakland, California. The Raiders defeated the Cowboys, 10-7. (AFP/Getty Images) Aug 5, 2006; Canton, OH, USA; Former Oakland Raiders head coach John Madden with Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis present his bust during his enshrinement to the Pro Football Hall of Fame at Fawcett Stadium. (US PRESSWIRE)
OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 4: Owner Jerry Jones (R) of the Dallas Cowboys talks with Owner Al Davis of the Oakland Raiders during the pre-season game on August 4, 2001 at the Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders beat the Cowboys 21-14. (Getty Images) Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis prior to a game against the Cleveland Browns at Cleveland Stadium. (US PRESSWIRE)
Aug 1, 1992; Canton, OH, USA; Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis speaks at his induction ceremony to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. (US PRESSWIRE)

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Posted on: October 4, 2011 9:03 am
Edited on: October 4, 2011 9:04 am
 

Eye on photos, Week 4: the Packers are legit

Oct 2, 2011; Green Bay, WI, USA; Members of the Green Bay Packers wear pink shoes in honor of breast cancer awareness month prior to the game against the Denver Broncos at Lambeau Field. (US PRESSWIRE)

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Eye on photos looks back at the week that was… (click the photos to enlarge)

October 2, 2011; Baltimore, MD, USA; New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez (6) fumbles after being tackled by Baltimore Ravens tackle Haloti Ngata (back) during the first half at M&T Bank Stadium. Ravens linebacker Jarret Johnson (not shown) recovered the ball and ran for a touchdown. (Mitch Stringer-US PRESSWIRE) SAN DIEGO, CA - OCTOBER 2: Safety Eric Weddle #32 of the San Diego Chargers picks off a pass but the play is nullified by a pass interference call on cornerback Marcus Gilchrist #38 against wide receiver Brian Hartline #82 of the Miami Dolphins at Qualcomm Stadium on September 25, 2011 in San Diego, California. The Chargers won 26-16. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
October 2, 2011; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell (8) tumbles over after being hit by New England Patriots defensive end Mark Anderson (95) in the fourth quarter at O.co Coliseum. The New England Patriots defeated the Oakland Raiders 31-19. (Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE) GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 2: James Jones #89 of the Green Bay Packers takes a knee in the endzone prior to a game against the Denver Broncos at Lambeau Field on October 2, 2011 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Matt Ludtke /Getty Images)
Oct 2, 2011; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner (39) tackles Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) during the 2nd half at Centurylink Field. Atlanta defeated Seattle 30-28. (Steven Bisig-US PRESSWIRE) New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks (88) pulls in a pass as Arizona Cardinals cornerback A.J. Jefferson defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, in Glendale, Ariz. The Giants won 31-27. (AP Photo/Matt York)
OCTOBER 2: Oshiomogho Atogwe #20 and LaRon Landry #30 both of the Washington Redskins break up a pass intended for Michael Hoomanawanui #86 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on October 2, 2011 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Redskins beat the Rams 17-10. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) Philadelphia Eagles running back Ronnie Brown fumbles the ball as he is tackled by San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Parys Haralson (98) in the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011 in Philadelphia. San Francisco recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Oct 2, 2011; Kansas City, MO, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen (97) is called for a face mask penalty on Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel (7) in the first quarter of the game at Arrowhead Stadium. (Denny Medley-US PRESSWIRE) Oct. 2, 2011; Jacksonville FL, USA; New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (80) celebrates after catching a touchdown against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first half at EverBank Field. (Matt Stamey-US PRESSWIRE)
Houston Texans outside linebacker Mario Williams (90) grabs the jersey of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) and doesn't let go until he has him down in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, in Houston. (AP Photo/Dave Einsel) Oct 2, 2011; Arlington, TX, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) catches the winning touchdown pass against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Terence Newman (41) in the fourth quarter at Cowboys Stadium. The Lions beat the Cowboys 34-30. (Tim Heitman-US PRESSWIRE)
Oct 2, 2011; Cleveland, OH , USA; Tennessee Titans wide receiver Nate Washington (85) drops a pass in the endzone in the third quarter against the Cleveland Browns in the game at Cleveland Browns Stadium. (Eric P. Mull-US PRESSWIRE ) CINCINNATI, OH - OCTOBER 02: Jerome Simpson #89 of the Cincinnati Bengals celebrates with Andy Dalton #14 after Dalton ran for a touchdown during the NFL game against the Buffalo Bills at Paul Brown Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Oct 2, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber (24) celebrates his touchdown during the second half against the Carolina Panthers at Soldier Field. The Bears defeated the Panthers 34-29. (Dennis Wierzbicki-US PRESSWIRE) OCTOBER 3: Defensive lineman Michael Bennett #71 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tackles quarterback Curtis Painter #7 of the Indianapolis Colts October 3, 2011 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

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Posted on: September 27, 2011 9:00 am
 

Eye on photos, Week 3: the Bills are 3-0

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Eye on photos looks back at the week that was… (click the photos to enlarge)

Sep 26, 2011; Arlington, TX, USA; Washington Redskins safety Oshiomogho Atogwe (20) breaks up a pass in the endzone against Dallas Cowboys receiver Kevin Ogletree (85) during the third quarter at Cowboys Stadium. (Matthew Emmons-US PRESSWIRE) Sep 25, 2011; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills wide receiver Steve Johnson (13) catches a pass from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) for a touchdown as New England Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty (32) defends during the second quarter at Ralph Wilson Stadium. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - SEPTEMBER 25: Mike Wallace #17 of the Pittsburgh Steelers hauls in an 81-yard touchdown pass in the first half against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 25, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) Sep 25, 2011; Tampa, FL, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) reaches for his fumble after being crushed by Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive ends Michael Bennett (71) and Adrian Clayborn (94) during a game at Raymond James Stadium. (Fernando Medina-US PRESSWIRE)
Sept 25, 2011; Seattle, WA, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) hauls in a Touchdown pass with Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas (29) defending midway through the 2nd quarter at CenturyLink Field. (Mike Nelson-US PRESSWIRE) Sep 25, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman (33) leaps for an interception over Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings (85) in the first quarter at Soldier Field. The interception was nullified by a penalty. (Dennis Wierzbicki-US PRESSWIREs)
ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 25: Lance Kendricks #88 of the St. Louis Rams drops a pass as Cary Williams #29 of the Baltimore Ravens defends at the Edward Jones Dome on September 25, 2011 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images) September 25 2011, San Diego, CA: San Diego Chargers kicker Nick Novack (9) kicks off against the Kansas City Chiefs at Qualcomm Stadium. (Jody Gomez-US PRESSWIRE)
Sep 25, 2011; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders wide receiver Denarius Moore (17) leaps to reach the ball across the plane for a touchdown during the third quarter against the New York Jets at O.co Coliseum. The Oakland Raiders defeated the New York Jets 34-24. (Kelley L Cox-US PRESSWIRE) NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 25: Will Witherspoon #92 of the Tennessee Titans forces Kyle Orton #8 of the Denver Broncos to fumble out-of-bounds at LP Field on September 25, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. Tennessee won 17-14. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
Sep 25, 2011; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw (44) scores a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The Giants defeated the Eagles 29-16. (Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE) September 25, 2011; New Orleans, LA, USA; Houston Texans tight end Owen Daniels (81) fights off New Orleans Saints linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar (56) during the fourth quarter at the Louisiana Superdome. New Orleans defeated Houston 40-33. (Crystal LoGiudice-US PRESSWIRE)
Sep 25, 2011; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings linebacker E.J. Henderson (56) tackles Detroit Lions tight end Brandon Pettigrew (87) on an 8 yard gain in the fourth quarter at the Metrodome. The Lions win 26-23 in overtime. (Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-US PRESSWIRE) Sep 25, 2011; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi (11) catches a touchdown pass in between Miami Dolphins strong safety Yeremiah Bell (37) and defensiveback Jimmy Wilson (27) during the fourth quarter to tie the game at 16-16 at Cleveland Browns Stadium. (Andrew Weber-US PRESSWIRE)
CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 25: The Cincinnati Bengals and the San Francisco 49ers square off at Paul Brown Stadium on September 25, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. San Francisco defeated Cincinnati 13-8. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images) CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 25: Darius Butler #27 of the Carolina Panthers gets up from the wet turf during their game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Bank of America Stadium on September 25, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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Posted on: September 20, 2011 9:00 am
 

Eye on photos, Week 2: the Bills are 2-0

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Eye on photos looks back at the week that was… (click on the photos to enlarge)

Sep 18, 2011; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills wide receiver David Nelson (86) celebrates with fans in the stands after scoring a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Oakland Raiders at Ralph Wilson Stadium. (Richard Mackson-US PRESSWIRE ) Sep 19, 2011; Newark, NJ, USA; St. Louis Rams free safety Quintin Mikell (left) intercepts a pass intended for New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham (82) during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Jim O'Connor-US PRESSWIRE)
Sep 18, 2011; Miami, FL, USA; Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson (80) scores a touchdown as Miami Dolphins defensive back Nolan Carroll (28) defends the play during the second half at Sun Life Stadium. Houston Texans won 23-13. (Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE) DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 18: Quarterback Kyle Orton #8 of the Denver Broncos fumbles the ball and as he is sacked by Michael Johnson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals in the third quarter at Invesco Field at Mile High on September 18, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The fumble was recovered by Domata Peko #94 of the Cincinnati Bengals as the Broncos defeated the Bengals 24-22. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
September 18, 2011; San Francisco, CA, USA; Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Miles Austin (19) dives into the end zone to score a touchdown against the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter at Candlestick Park. The Cowboys defeated the 49ers 27-24. (Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE) Sept 18, 2011; Landover, MD, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) carries the ball in for a touchdown after a catch as Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall (23) trails behind in the fourth quarter at FedEx Field. (James Lang-US PRESSWIRE)
NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 18: Quarterback Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens rolls out under pressure against the Tennessee Titans during the first half at LP Field on September 18, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images) PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 18: Hines Ward #86 of the Pittsburgh Steelers is flipped over Walter Thurmond #28 of the Seattle Seahawks after catching a pass in the first half during the game on September 18, 2011 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Sep 18, 2011; Landover, MD, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Luke McCown (12) is sacked by New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (96) during the game at MetLife Stadium. (William Perlman/THE STAR-LEDGER via US PRESSWIRE) Sep 18, 2011;New Orleans, LA, USA; Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) trades punches with New Orleans Saints linebakcer Jonathan Casillas (52) at the Louisiana Superdome. (Chuck Cook-US PRESSWIRE)
MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 18: LeGarrette Blount #27 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers scores a touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings in the third quarter on September 18, 2011 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) Sept. 18, 2011; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Cleveland Browns fan holds up a sign against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. Cleveland defeated Indianapolis 27-19. (Michael Hickey-US PRESSWIRE)
DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 18: Jahvid Best #44 of the Detroit Lions leaps into the end zone for a touch down against the Kansas City Chiefs during a NFL game at Ford Field on September 18, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions won 48-3 (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images) Sep 18, 2011; Charlotte, NC, USA; Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) and quarterback Derek Anderson (3) celebrate after a touchdown in the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Bank of America Stadium. (Jeremy Brevard-US PRESSWIRE)
ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 18: Asante Samuel #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles intercepts a pass intended for Julio Jones #11 of the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images) New England Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork (75) intercepts a pass as San Diego Chargers running back Mike Tolbert (35) watches in the second quarter of an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)


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Posted on: September 13, 2011 9:00 am
Edited on: September 13, 2011 9:15 am
 

Eye on photos, week 1: never forget

Eye on photos is a look back at the week that was...

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New York Jets linebacker David Harris waits on the sidelines wearing a shirt marking the September 11 anniversary after warming up for an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) Sep 11, 2011; Cleveland, OH, USA; A detailed view of the September 11th gloves of Cleveland Browns tight end Benjamin Watson (82) during the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at Cleveland Browns Stadium.(Andrew Weber-US PRESSWIRE)
SEPT 12, 2011; Miami, FL, USA; New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker (83) runs past Miami Dolphins defensive back Benny Sapp for a touchdown in the fourth quarter at Sun Life Stadium.(Robert Mayer-US PRESSWIRE) Sept 12, 2011; Englewood, CO, USA; Denver Broncos guard Chris Kuper (73) loses his helmet while blocking Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Tommy Kelly (93) during the first quarter at Sports Authority Field. (Ron Chenoy-US PRESSWIRE)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 11: Darrelle Revis #24 of the New York Jets intercepts a pass in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys during their NFL Season Opening Game at MetLife Stadium on September 11, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Getty Images) Sep 11, 2011; Landover, MD, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) throws the ball away as he is pressured by Washington Redskins linebacker Rocky McIntosh (52) during the game at FedEx Field. (Andrew Mills/THE STAR-LEDGER via US PRESSWIRE)
September 11, 2011; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Shaun Phillips (95) intercepts a pass thrown by Minnesota Vikings quarterback Donovan McNabb (5) during the first quarter at Qualcomm Stadium. (Christopher Hanewinckel-US PRESSWIRE) SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 11: Anthony McCoy #85 of the Seattle Seahawks is hit by Madieu Williams #20 and Donte Whitner #31 of the San Francisco 49ers during their season opener at Candlestick Park on September 11, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Williams was flagged for what turned out to be a shoulder-to-shoulder hit as part of the NFL's crackdown on protecting defenseless receivers. (Getty Images)
GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 11: Quarterback Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers is sacked by cornerback Richard Marshall #31 of the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the NFL season opening game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 11, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Sep 11, 2011; Tampa, FL, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) catches a pass over Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive back Aqib Talib (25) at Raymond James Stadium. (Brad Barr-US PRESSWIRE)
Sep 11, 2011; St. Louis, MO, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) catches a touchdown pass as St. Louis Rams defensive back Quintin Mikell (27) defends during the second half at the Edward Jones Dome. The Eagles defeated the Rams 31-13. (Photo by Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE) KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 11: Running back C.J. Spiller #28 of the Buffalo Bills rushes in for a 9-yard touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during the fourth quarter on September 11, 2011 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The Bills beat the Chiefs 41-7. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)
Sept. 11, 2011; Jacksonville FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Mike Thomas (80) catches a pass between Tennessee Titans linebacker Barrett Rudd (55) and safety Michael Griffin (33) during the second half at EverBank Field. The Jaguars defeated the Titans 16-14. (Matt Stamey-US PRESSWIRE) September 11, 2011; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans wide receiver Jacoby Jones (12) leaps over Indianapolis Colts linebacker Adrian Moten (57) on his way to scoring a touchdown on a second quarter punt return at Reliant Stadium. (Troy Taormina-US PRESSWIRE)
Sep 11, 2011; Cleveland, OH , USA; Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis (40) is tackled near the goal line by Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Reggie Nelson (20) at Cleveland Browns Stadium. (Eric P. Mull-US PRESSWIRE) September 11, 2011; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) gets tackled by Chicago Bears defenders Julius Peppers (90) and Henry Melton (69) just as he released the ball during an NFL football game in Chicago. The Bears won 30-12. The Bears couldn't have asked for much more from their defense after a convincing victory in their season-opener. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin, right, grabs a pass for a touchdown in front of Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Bryant McFadden in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Green Bay Packers' Randall Cobb (18) gets past New Orleans Saints' Korey Hall (35) for a 108-yard touchdown run on a kickoff during the second half of an NFL football game Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won 42-34.(AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

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