What a juicy matchup to help kick off the NFL’s opening week. The two best teams in the NFC, Green Bay and Seattle — sorry Atlanta, but that Super Bowl meltdown remains too fresh — face off at Lambeau Field.
Unlike the AFC, where New England appears a hefty favorite, the NFC seems wide open. While clarity for a season that lasts 17 weeks isn’t going to come in Week 1 — sometimes it doesn’t come until December — it’s fair to label the Packers and Seahawks as prime contenders.
Seattle’s defense could be the league’s best. Aaron Rodgers has plenty of targets on offense. Yep, a classic matchup in Week 1.
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