You don't need to analyze the matchups for the stud players most of the time. Instead, I'm focusing on the midrange showdowns that should catch your attention.
|Matthew Stafford, QB, DET vs. New Orleans Saints secondary
||Rook's 1st test comes vs. improved NO DB corps, incl. Greer and Sharper
|Santana Moss, WR, WAS vs. Terrell Thomas, CB, NYG
||A. Ross out for Week 1; backup Thomas should struggle vs. Moss
|Roy Williams, WR, DAL vs. Ronde Barber, CB, TB
||Will new bump-and-run scheme cause Ronde to falter, Roy to shine?
|Zach Miller, TE, OAK vs. San Diego Chargers LBs
||SD ranked dead last or near basement in most stats vs. TEs last year
|Indianapolis Colts DEs vs. JAC Ts Eben Britton and Eugene Monroe
||JAC starting 2 Rk OTs - enjoy, Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis
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