Atlanta's CEO apologized for racially sensitive comments, a Detroit Pistons' arrest details emerged, and LeBron James got a dependable backup in a whirlwind week for the NBA.
Carmelo Anthony re-signed under the guise that new head coach Derek Fisher would change New York's losing culture. With limited cap space and Amar'e Stoudemire still on the books, changing the culture may take a season or two.
LeBron James and Kevin Love won't be enough to lead Cleveland to its first-ever championship. However, a revamped roster full of veterans gets them that much closer.
Nick Foles' stellar season was highlighted by Philadelphia's first playoff appearance since 2010. With DeSean Jackson gone and an arduous schedule ahead, making the postseason won't be as easy this time around.
Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts' high-powered offense expect to steamroll through the AFC South. Their only concern is whether their running back, and defense, can compete at a championship-caliber level.
Atlanta's passing game has never been in question. Matt Ryan has a duo of Julio Jones and Roddy White. With an ageing Stephen Jackson behind Ryan, the Falcons' running game raises concerns.
New Orleans' main concern heading into their season opener involves finding a kicker, needless to say Drew Brees and company are ready to reclaim the NFC South title.
Cam Newton is playing with a fractured rib and surgically repaired ankle. With the season opener a week away, there is question as to whether Carolina's Pro Bowl quarterback will be ready.
Josh Gordon's imminent suspension leaves the Cleveland Browns without a legetimate receiving threat.
Ray Lewis and Ed Reed's departures left a gaping hole in Baltimore's normally stalwart defense. Coming off an 8-8 season, they'll need rebound season on both sides of the ball.
For a team with Pittsburgh's storied history, missing two straight postseasons won't do. Anything short of a playoff run would put Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger's jobs in jeopardy.
Three straight one-and-done postseason appearances have head coach Marvin Lewis on the hot seat. It'll be up to Andy Dalton and a potent Bengals offense to save Lewis' job.
A quarterback carousel and ineffective cornerbacks were among Minnesota's concerns following a last place finish in the NFC North.
South Beach's "Big Three" have split up, leaving Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh to lead Miami into a new era of Heat basketball.
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