Can offenses keep up this pace?
QBs ruled as teams set an NFL opening-week record, piling up 791 points
Offense won the first week of the NFL season. Will the trend continue?
Probably. The return of Peyton Manning and the debuts of Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck only add to the idea that the NFL is a quarterback-driven league. Recent rule changes for safety have given receivers more freedom to roam into the middle of the field. Tight ends create impossible matchups for defenders.
The 791 points scored during the first week of the season was an opening-week record. It was second-most ...
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