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20 bold predictions for the 2014 NFL season

By Mike Batista

Let the (real) NFL games begin.

The 2014 preseason is over. In less than a week, we'll actually recognize most of the players we're watching.

What does the upcoming season have in store? Who will be this year's surprise playoff teams? Which rookies will become instant stars? Which records will be broken? The only thing that we can safely predict is that we'll be shocked on more than one occasion.

So why bother playing it safe with our predictions? Let's go out on a limb with 20 bold predictions for the 2014 NFL season.


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kleinzeit99 September 03 2014 at 5:49 AM

ummm...what were those bold predictions again? go back to journalism school and learn to write will ya...does anyone know how to write a competent article anymore. funny, that Neanderthals knew how to write a better paragraph than most of the maroons on the internet.

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tmccull52 September 03 2014 at 5:44 AM

They forgot one... despite the Lions having more tools than ever for QB Matthew Stafford, he will find a way to remain mediocre, and lead the Lions to a 7-9 record.

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marginalroute September 03 2014 at 6:52 AM

Just how is Pryor going to help Seattle? They released him last week.

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pnyexpres23 marginalroute September 03 2014 at 11:24 AM

I was just going to say the same thing.

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jerabbit September 03 2014 at 9:38 AM

I certainly hope Johnny Headcase is in there by week 11. I want to see Watt and Clowney destroy him.

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Jim September 03 2014 at 12:32 PM

Seriously ? Do you guys writing this article even know anything about professional football ?

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hpizzaboy September 03 2014 at 1:22 PM

Don't you guys ever get tired of predicting Brady is old and gonna fail ?

The last time I checked he was still younger than Manning...younger than Favre who was still productive at that age and younger than Elway when he won two rings for Denver at 40.

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mayoluck hpizzaboy September 03 2014 at 4:19 PM

Right man, im a Pats fan I get tired of hearing it, I also leave near Dallas and have to hear about how great Tony Homo is going to be this year. When Jerry dies and Homo is gone, ill be a Cboys fan again, Yea his son will own the team but al least he ripped that Johnny Football draft card out of his hand, not that I don't like Johnny Football and like to see him in Dallas, but the fact he stood up to Jerry and punked him.

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mayoluck hpizzaboy September 03 2014 at 4:20 PM

leave live*

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Phil September 03 2014 at 3:25 PM

Go Steelers

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patrick September 10 2014 at 12:35 AM

About 50% of these have already been proven wrong !!

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csp829 September 10 2014 at 10:18 AM

My Predictions
1 arrest for murder
7 wife beatings
3 vehicle manslaughter
17 DUI's
3 gun related offenses

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