The baseline of the team’s running game and defense are good signs for a big rebound season.

Terrell Suggs still has plenty of T-Sizzle in him, and it carried over to every level of the defense in the old-school shutout of the Bengals. And, oh yeah, Joe Flacco is back.

Cam Newton was healthy and productive in his debut, but he can be a lot better.

According to Elias Sports Bureau research, Dak Prescott’s four interceptions are fewest in a quarterback’s first 17 starts since the AFL-NFL merger. Possible overreaction: Prescott’s ball control is crucial to the Cowboys’ success, and unless he starts throwing picks, they could be destined for a deep postseason run in 2017

Running back Marshawn Lynch rushed for 76 yards in his return to the NFL as the Raiders beat the Titans 26-16. Possible overreaction: Lynch showed his power, gaining 41 of his 76 yards after first contact. His power running will only improve an offense that ranked seventh in scoring last season.

The Falcons are 1-0 after holding onto a fourth-quarter lead against the Bears. Possible overreaction: The Bears were just 5 yards away from winning Sunday, and that was with Mike Glennon under center. The Falcons should still be a contender, but no lead is safe until proved otherwise.

Field goal. Dan Bailey nailed his fourth field goal of the game just after the two-minute warning, this time a 36-yarder. The Cowboys were able to bleed 5:53 off the clock after Eli Manning’s interception. 19-3, Cowboys.

Turnover. The first takeaway of the game didn’t come until midway through the fourth quarter, when an Eli Manning pass was intercepted by Cowboys corner Anthony Brown. Dallas took over on its own 48-yard line.

Field goal. There’s life for the Giants’ offense. By far the best New York drive Cheap Jerseys Wholesale Online of the game to that point (16 plays, 68 yards), the Giants’ first possession of the second half resulted in a Cheap Jordan Jerseys China 25-yard field goal by new kicker Aldrick Rosas. 16-3, Cowboys.

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