As Week 3 of the 2012 NFL season approaches, a variety of early-season storylines are more than worthy of your attention, as they could have serious effects on the rest of the season.
Whether it be the shocking Arizona Cardinals or the slumping New Orleans Saints, there are serious implications in Week 3 despite it being so early in the season.
Key rookies such as Robert Griffin III have their teams thinking playoffs, while injuries are seriously limiting certain teams in a big way. Even some fanbases are already dreaming of their team's 2013 NFL draft.
Whether you're a fan of a specific team or just the NFL in general, take a look at 25 of the biggest NFL storylines heading into Week 3.