So comes the next year in the saga of the Greatest game on Earth. Already the most dramatic beginning in decades, lockouts, lawsuits, rookie salaries, concussion worries, new kickoff rules are just a few of the big stories swirling around this upcoming season... Of said upcoming season how much of it will we actually see? will there even be one at all? What will happen to those players drafted coming in April? do they sit in limbo with no contracts?... Will the Packers repeat? Will the Lions continue their meteoric rise to the middle of the pack? Could the Chargers make .500 or better in the first 6 games? Will the Carolina Panthers even survive the season? one of the worst records last year with the hardest schedule of all this year! Ouchy Time will tell! Let the speculation begin!