The NFL regular season kicks off Thursday night with a rematch of the NFC Championship game from last season. New Orleans enters the season as the reigning Super Bowl Champions.
With so many offseason transactions and suspensions, this season could be an interesting one. Several big names were released, including JaMarcus Russell, while other big names were suspended, including Ben Roethlisberger.
With the NFL season just around the corner, here are ten things to watch for in Week 1 of the NFL season.