Baseball might be America’s pastime, but there’s no doubt that football is America’s passion.The past few seasons of NFL football have led to the ultimate rivalry–the New England Patriots versus everyone else. However, there are a lot of teams heading into the 2019 NFL season that believe they have a shot at making a deep playoff run. Let’s take a look at some of these teams, key off-season acquisitions, and more as we preview the upcoming NFL season.
Top Headlines and Off-Season Moves
What teams and players should you be paying attention to this season? Here’s a look:
- The Cleveland Browns – Yes, you read that right.The Browns look like they have a stud franchise quarterback in Baker Mayfield, and the acquisition of Odell Beckham Jr. will only improve their offensive firepower. With tons of young, promising talent, theBrowns are a team you don’t want to sleep on in the American Football Conference.
- The Cleveland Browns – Yes, you read that right.The Browns look like they have a studfranchise quarterback in Baker Mayfield,and the acquisition of Odell Beckham Jr. willonly improve their offensive firepower. With tonsof young,promisingtalent, theBrowns are a team you don’t want to sleep on in the American Football Conference.
- The Jacksonville Jaguars – The Jags’ key off-season acquisition was formerMVPquarterback Nick Foles, who is a serious upgradefrom Blake Bortles. His presence aloneshould make the Jaguar offense more dangerous. Will Folesbring the Jags to thechampionship?We wouldn’t go thatfar,butwe won’t be surprised if Jacksonville makessome noise this season.
Our Championship Pick for the 2019 NFL Season
So, who do we have winning it all this year? Let’s start with the division races. In the National Football Conference, we have Minnesota winning the North, the Eagles winning the East, the Rams winning the West, and the Saints winning the South. In the American Football Conference, we like New England in the East, Kansas City in the West, Cleveland in the North, and Indianapolis in the South. Give us Minnesota versus Kansas City in the championship, with the Vikings coming out on top.