The dress rehearsals are in the books; at least that’s how the NFL likes to position the third week of the preseason. And to some extent, it’s accurate; more than at any time during the exhibition season, starters around the league play, some even into the second half.
Thus, there are things to be learned from what transpired this week. The results on the field were the best indicator yet for how teams will look in 2104.
That’s what can be used as a basis for this week’s Gut Reactions. To see a review of each team’s performance, with an updated “confidence level” showing how the editors of cover32 feel about every franchise at the moment, CLICK HERE.