Tall Task: Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger
At Patriots, 8:20 p.m. Sunday, NBC
Antonio Brown is out of Pittsburgh and the new-look Steelers’ offense gets to open the season on the road against the Super Bowl champs. The last time Roethlisberger played in Foxborough, the Steelers lost 36-17 in the AFC title game in 2017.
Wild Card: Bills RB Devin Singletary
At Jets, 1 p.m. Sunday
Buffalo cutting LeSean McCoy opens the door for the Bills’ third-round pick out of Florida Atlantic. The rookie will split carries with veterans Frank Gore and T.J. Yeldon, but is Singletary ready to be the feature back now?
Feast or Famine: Colts WR T.Y. Hilton
At Chargers, 4:05 p.m. Sunday
On both a personal and professional level, no one will miss Andrew Luck more than the Colts’ star receiver. The only season over the past six that Hilton didn’t reach 1,000 yards receiving was in 2017, when Luck was out the entire year.
Stat of the Week: 145.3
The number of rushing yards per game the Dolphins allowed last season — the second most in the NFL. The Ravens’ run-first attack featuring QB Lamar Jackson, right, and his new running mate Mark Ingram could have a huge day in Miami (1 p.m. Sunday, CBS). Despite just seven starts, Jackson rushed for 695 yards last season.