1. 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.

  2. (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.

  3. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: New England Patriots At New York Jets

    Tom Brady would remain one of the elite quarterbacks in the game even if he did not have stellar stats, because of plays like his 17-yard shoulder-dipping run in the third quarter against Miami that helped turn a close game into a New England rout.

  4. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: Atlanta Falcons At New Orleans Saints

    While both teams have been miserable this season, this game will have a huge influence on the outcome of the NFC South Division.

  5. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images) (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: San Diego Chargers At San Francisco 49ers

    The Chargers are depending on Philip Rivers to be at his best so they can compete on the road against a team that is clearly disappointed in the way it has played this season, but one that should have enough pride to play a competitive game here.

  6. 4. Philadelphia Eagles (9-3) (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
    Tale Of The Tape: Philadelphia Eagles At Washington Redskins

    After their loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 15, the Eagles can’t afford to feel sorry for themselves against the Redskins with the season in deep stretch and homefield advantage in the playoffs a major concern.