The NFL has been dormant for the past couple months, but that lasts no longer; with training camp kicking into full gear, football is once again at the forefront of sports conversation. Rosters are far from finalized yet, but it’s time to start getting excited about what’s to come for your favorite–and most despised!–teams.
While turnover is a primary element in any NFL offseason, this year felt especially turbulent from a team-building perspective. Perhaps that’s because of the sheer volume of high-profile moves–coaches leaving for college, major trades and free agent signings, and a few prestigious signal-callers making the leap to the pro ranks. It’s not simply that movement was happening, but who was making the moves. Big names don’t move around like this every year–you need to up your preparation level to be ready for this season.
There’s no telling who’s going to become the next Thanksgiving Day icon, or who might be the difference maker for their team when the playoffs roll around at the end of the season. Not even a fortune teller would be confident guaranteeing what’s to come during the 2015-16 NFL campaign, but we think we have a pretty good idea of some players, teams, and stories to keep your eye on.
Regardless of where you’re from or who you might be rooting for, you’ll be hearing plenty about these storylines as you follow the league this year. Don’t say we didn’t warn you–these are the 8 NFL Storylines Guaranteed to Make Waves This Season.
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