With the spotlight shining on retiring legends, and battling brothers, Vince Verhei of Football Outsiders offers up a group of underappreciated players for the Niners and Ravens that helped carry these teams to the Big Easy.
Yes, the Falcons sit at 6-0 and figure to finish with another great regular season record. But if Atlanta wants to clear the hurdle of familiar postseason failures, they'll need to improve on both sides of the run game.
It's just one loss. But some losses hurt more than others. As we learned a little bit about the 2012 NFL in Week 1, the New York Giants appeared to hurt themselves more than any other team with their early home loss to Dallas.