Simply put, we can’t wait until this Saturday when the quest for Super Bowl XLVII begins with the Wild Card Round of the NFL Playoffs.
But for 20 of the 32 teams and the vast majority of fans concerned with their club getting to the postseason in 2013 there are other matters at hand. Of course, for the Arizona Cardinals, Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles and San Diego Chargers, first things first. And that means finding a new head coach and, in some cases, a general manager as well.
The 2012 NFL postseason may begin this weekend but the 2013 offseason is already in full swing in more ways than one. While many players get ready to work on their golf games, front offices around the league have a lot of big decisions ahead.
So here’s a look at what’s ahead this offseason, which for some is as fascinating as the games themselves. But we didn’t forget to end on a very special note.