NFL Week 2 Predictions

Eli ChesnerCorrespondent ISeptember 14, 2010

NFL Week 2 Predictions

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    NEW ORLEANS - SEPTEMBER 09:  Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints at Louisiana Superdome on September 9, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
    Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

    The NFL has officially started with things we didn't expect. The Jets' offense was nowhere, the Chiefs surprise the Chargers, The Saints' offense struggles, and, the Steelers upset the Falcons. In Week 2, they're are great matchups like Texans at the Redskins, Ravens at the Bengals, Giants at the Colts, and Patriots at the Jets.

    Here are the week 2 picks for the NFL season.

Ravens (1-0) at Bengals (0-1)

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 13:  Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens throws a pass against the New York Jets during the home opener at the New Meadowlands Stadium on September 13, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty I
    Andrew Burton/Getty Images

    Week 1 recaps: Ravens' defense was strong like always and beat the Jets. The Bengals struggled in the first half against the Patriots.

    Prediction: This game is a close call but with the Bengals at home, they will win.

    Bengals:14

    Ravens:13

Bears (1-0) at Cowboys (0-1)

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    LANDOVER - SEPTEMBER 12:  Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys looks to pass during the NFL season opener against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on September 12, 2010 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)
    Larry French/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Bears got lucky against the Lions after the refs missed a call which would have given the Lions the win. On the other hand, the Cowboys got unlucky. They would have beaten the Redskins but after a holding call on the final play, they will be looking for revenge.

    Prediction: Cowboys' offense really struggled last week, but it still will this week on the winners side.

    Cowboys:14

    Bears:10

Eagles (0-1) at Lions(0-1)

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    PHILADELPHIA - SEPTEMBER 27: Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles substitutes with team mate Kevin Kolb #4 against the Kansas City Chiefs on September 27, 2009 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty
    Chris McGrath/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Eagles almost made a comeback against the Packers while Kevin Kolb was injured. The Lions got cheated of the touchdown call against the Bears.

    Prediction: The Lions have talent, but the Eagles defense is too good.

    Eagles:27

    Lions:17

Steelers (1-0) at Titans(1-0)

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    NASHVILLE - SEPTEMBER 12: Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans runs into the end zone for a 76-yard touchdown in the first half of the NFL season opener against the Oakland Raiders at LP Field on September 12, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by
    Joe Robbins/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Steelers shocked people by beating the Falcons in OT. The Titans were all over the Raiders with Chris Johnson leading the way.

    Prediction: The Steelers' offense isn't good enough to beat this high-powered Titans offense.

    Titans: 21

    Steelers:10

Dolphins (1-0) at Vikings(0-1)

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    NEW ORLEANS - SEPTEMBER 09:  Quarterback Brett Favre #4 of the Minnesota Vikings at Louisiana Superdome on September 9, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
    Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Dolphins are coming off a sloppy win over the Bills. The Vikings' offense struggled in the NFC Championship rematch against the Saints.

    Prediction: The Vikings are gonna struggle this season but will get their first win here.

    Vikings:26

    Dolphins:14

Cardinals (1-0) at Falcons(0-1)

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    PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 12:  Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons drops back to pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the NFL season opener game on September 12, 2010 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
    Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Cardinals beat the Rams despite looking horrible. The Falcons looked horrible as well against the Steelers.

    Prediction: The Falcons are too good to lose this game.

    Falcons:34

    Cardinals:14 

Chiefs (1-0) at Browns(0-1)

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    KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 20:  Quarterback Matt Cassell #7 of the Kansas City Chiefs hands off to running back Larry Johnson #27 during the game against the Oakland Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium on September 20, 2009 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by
    Jamie Squire/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Chiefs looked amazing against the Chargers. The Browns looked awful against the Buccaneers.

    Prediction: The Chiefs now have proved they can beat the Chargers, so they have to prove they can beat the bad teams.

    Chiefs:41

    Browns:3

Bills (0-1) at Packers(1-0)

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    PHILADELPHIA - SEPTEMBER 12:  Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers hands the ball off to Brandon Jackson #32 during a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on September 12, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Mik
    Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Bills gave the Dolphins a heart attack but they fell up short. The Packers beat the Eagles despite loosing Ryan Grant for the year. 

    Prediction: The Packers won't need Grant for this game.

    Packers:36

    Bills:7

Buccaneer(1-0) at Panthers (0-1)

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 12:  Matt Moore #3 of the Carolina Panthers scrambles against the New York Giants on September 12, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
    Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Buccaneers beat the Browns while the Panthers fell short to the Giants.

    Prediction: The Panthers will get back to their winning ways.

    Panthers:28

    Buccaneers: 12

Seahawks (1-0) at Broncos (0-1)

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    SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 12:  Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck #8 of the Seattle Seahawks drops back to pass as Chris Spencer #65 and Ben Hamilton #50 defend against Aubrayo Franklin #92 of the San Francisco 49ers during the NFL season opener against at Qwest Field
    Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: Seahawks had a great win over the 49ers. The Broncos had a disappointing loss to the Jaguars.

    Prediction: Two teams that could surprise people this year, but the better team will win.

    Seahawks:21

    Broncos:17

Rams(0-1) at Raiders(0-1)

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    ST. LOUIS - SEPTEMBER 12: Sam Bradford #8 of the St. Louis Rams is sacked against the Arizona Cardinals during the NFL season opener at the Edward Jones Dome on September 12, 2010 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals beat the Rams 17-13.  (Photo by Dili
    Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: Sam Bradford had a great Week 1 and the Raiders looked like the Raiders.

    Prediction: Do we really care?

    Raiders: 28

    Rams:21

Texans (1-0) at Redskins (1-0)

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    HOUSTON - SEPTEMBER 12:  The Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on September 12, 2010 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
    Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: Both teams had great wins with the Texans beating the Colts and the Redskins beating the Cowboys.

    Prediction: Two teams that will make the playoffs will battle it out. Believe it or not, this could be a Super Bowl matchup.

    Texans:27

    Redskins:24

Jaguars (0-1) at Chargers (0-1)

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    KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 13:  Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers is sacked during the game against the Kansas City Chiefs on September 13, 2010 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
    Jamie Squire/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: Both of these teams stunk last week.

    Prediction: Game will be over quickly.

    Chargers:39

    Jaguars:7

Patriots (1-0) at Jets (0-1)

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    FOXBORO, MA - SEPTEMBER 12: Quarterback Tom Brady #12  of the New England Patriots hurdles with the offense during the NFL season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals at Gillette Stadium on September 12, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Roga
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    Week 1 recap: Patriots dominated the Bengals while the Jets' offense struggled.

    Prediction: This game will be exciting but expect major changes by the Jets.

    Jets:14

    Patriots:13

Sunday Night Football: Giants (1-0) at Colts (0-1)

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 14:  (L-R) Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning attends the NERF Father's Day Football Throwdown on June 14, 2008 at Chelsea Piers in New York City.  (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Imag
    Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: The Giants opened up their new stadium with a win while the Colts struggled at Houston.

    Prediction: With the battle of the Manning brothers, this game should be fun.

    Colts:31

    Giants:26

Monday Night Football: Saints (1-0) at 49ers (0-1)

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    NEW ORLEANS - SEPTEMBER 09:  Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints at Louisiana Superdome on September 9, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
    Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

    Week 1 recap: Both offenses struggled against bad defenses.(Vikings have a decent defense)

    Prediction: The 49ers' defense was horrible against the Seahawks and it won't get better against the Saints.

    Saints:38

    49ers:14