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What were Week 1 NFL lessons?

OK, we were wrong about Cam Newton, but it's too early to draw other conclusions

Originally Published: September 13, 2011
By Ross Tucker | ESPN.com

It's only one game. Sure, it is the only game we have to go on at this point, but it is still just the first step in what veteran NFL players and coaches realize is a marathon and not a sprint. If your team is 1-0, chances are it isn't going to win the Super Bowl, let alone go 16-0. The opposite holds true for those teams that lost. You can step back off that proverbial ledge if your team's performance left you disheartened.

That's not to say you shouldn't be excited if your team got off ...

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