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Sunday, September 7, 2008
Black and Blue all over: A unique Sunday

By Kevin Seifert
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Kevin Seifert

Today is one of the rare Sundays when we won't be at an NFL game. As we revealed in Friday's programming note, we're covering Monday night's matchup between Green Bay and Minnesota. We're scheduled to cross state lines later this morning and be with you all day Monday.

But, don't fret. We'll monitor this afternoon's Detroit-Atlanta game as well as tonight's regular-season debut of Lucas Oil Stadium, where the Bears will try to keep up with the Indianapolis Colts. (Here are our NFL Nation thoughts on those games). So check back later today.

There are a number of good Sunday reads to peruse in the meantime. Here are a few from around the NFC North: