2016 NFL Season Week 1 Is Over

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The initial week of a 2016 NFL deteriorate is over. Some teams already done a step toward a Super Bowl LI (51) game, that will take place on Feb. 5, 2017, during a NRG Stadium, in Houston, Texas.

The History of Football

Football, desirous by a diversion of rugby, originated in a second half of a 19th century. Although it captivated a vast series of spectators, football was a aroused diversion and had some opposition. For example, in 1905, after 19 players died during a three-month season, U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt threatened a Football League to demarcate a diversion if there would not be any changes.

Until a 1950s, football was some-more than an intercollegiate sport. Once veteran football gained inhabitant popularity, and a championship of a National Football League (NFL) gifted good success.

Summary of a NFL

The NFL is one of a many poignant sports leagues in a United States. Formed in 1920, it consists of dual conferences: a National Football Conference (NFC) and a American Football Conference (AFC).

The unchanging deteriorate takes place from a week after Labor Day to a week after Christmas, and it culminates during a Super Bowl game. The Super Bowl puts a winners of a dual conferences face to face. The 2016 NFL unchanging deteriorate started on Sep 8. The postseason will start in Jan 2017. On Jan. 7 and 8, 2017, a Wild Card playoff turn will take place. A week later, a Divisional turn games will occur. On Jan 22, a Conference championships matches will be held. On a final Sunday in January, a Camping World Stadium will horde a 2017 Pro Bowl. Super Bowl LI will confirm a NFL champion on Feb. 5, 2017.

Week 1 Results

The initial 16 matches of a unchanging deteriorate ended, 16 teams creation a step forward toward subordinate for a playoffs and a Super Bowl LI.

  • Carolina Panthers 20-21 Denver Broncos
  • Green Bay Packers 27-23 Jacksonville Jaguars
  • San Diego Chargers 27-33 Kansas City Chiefs
  • Oakland Raiders 35-34 New Orleans Saints
  • Cincinnati Bengals 23-22 New York Jets
  • Cleveland Browns 10-29 Philadelphia Eagles
  • Minnesota Vikings 25-16 Tennessee Titans
  • Chicago Bears 14-23 Houston Texans
  • Buffalo Bills 7-13 Baltimore Ravens
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-24 Atlanta Falcons
  • Miami Dolphins 10-12 Seattle Seahawks
  • New York Giants 20-19 Dallas Cowboys
  • Detroit Lions 39-35 Indianapolis Colts
  • New England Patriots 23-21 Arizona Cardinals
  • Pittsburgh Steelers 38-16 Washington Redskins
  • Los Angeles Rams 0-28 San Francisco 49ers

2017 Super Bowl LI

The 2017 Super Bowl LI will confirm a leader of a 2016 NFL season. According to CBS Sports, a New England Patriots are a favorites to win a title. Also, a Seattle Seahawks, a Arizona Cardinals, and a Green Bay Packers are adored to succeed. On a other hand, a teams slightest adored embody a Cleveland Browns and a San Francisco 49ers. However, CBS Sports considers that they will be incompetent to conflict a tough trail to a final.

The 2016 NFL unchanging deteriorate will take place from Sept. 8, 2016, to Jan. 1, 2017. The Super Bowl LI will confirm a champion on Feb 5, during a diversion that will trigger a lot of open attention, as it does each year.

By Bianca-Ramona Dumitru
Edited by Jeanette Smith


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