We witnessed four teams go undefeated during 2016 preseason play. Philadelphia, Houston, Minnesota, and Baltimore all went unscathed.
You’d be hard pressed to turn back the pages, and subsequently recall a more intriguing docket of games on a college football opening.
The defending NFC South champion Carolina Panthers enter the 2016-2017 season as prohibitive favorites to repeat.
All things point to this division being a two horse race between defending champion Arizona and perennial power Seattle.
I’m not crazy about either of the two AFC South favorites. I’m willing to take a calculated risk on the Jacksonville Jaguars at 3-1 odds.
Since Green Bay owns the softest NFL schedule, I have to give them a slight edge over Minnesota regarding winning NFC North division title.
The NFC East was the second worst division last season. It wouldn’t be going out on a limb to predict this division as be vastly improved.
The AFC West has the look of a very competitive division for this upcoming season.