Peyton won big over Baltimore, Eli (left) helped pound the Cardinals and the family's hometown team, the Saints--for whom Papa Archie starred for 11 seasons--delivered Week 1's most spirited victory (page 94).
Check out this welcome-to-the-NFL moment: underdog Dolphins 34, Broncos 10. The ex-LSU coach succeeded Dave Wannstedt by remaking Miami's roster (26 new players) and being more aggressive on offense. "I think we should do a lot of stuff," said Saban before Sunday's game. And they did.
The pennant race may be warming up for the Marlins, who'd won four out of six and moved within a half game of the wild-card lead. Nice weekend for the state's NCAA namesakes too: Florida, sizzling under Urban Meyer, and FSU won by a combined 103-13, and both are unbeaten.
Try keeping up with this guy: In a win over Seattle, the Jags rookie caught two passes and also lined up at option quarterback, whence he completed his lone pass attempt and ran twice for 28 yards. Offensive coordinator Carl Smith: "We're going to find out everything he can do ... then we're going to let him do it."