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With the 2009 NFL Draft a thing of the past and free agency wrapping up, it’s time to start breaking down the teams for the 2009 season. Here are the teams on top of our NFL power rankings:
In the first quarter of the first game of the NFL season, the New England Patriots saw their hopes seemingly go down the tubes. Tom Brady, the superstar quarterback of the Patriots, tore knee ligaments and was lost for the year. Nearly two months later, the Patriots find themselves in a familiar spot - atop the AFC East. At 5-2, New England hasn’t quite rolled over died just yet.
After two weeks of the NFL season, there are ten 2-0 teams left standing. Who are the best undefeated teams in the league? Here’s our NFL power rankings:
1. New York Giants
The reigning Super Bowl champions are off to an undefeated start. Despite injuries on their defensive unit, the Giants should contend all season long.
Tom Brady and the New England Patriots strolled into the 2008 NFL season with high hopes and Super Bowl dreams. After the first week of the season, everything has changed. Early in the Week 1 game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Brady went back to pass and was hit as he made the throw. While Brady has been hit many times before, this hit made him fall to the field awkwardly screaming in pain. He didn’t know it right away but his season was over.