By, Samantha Stambaugh – Shippensburg, PA
The National Football League officially started its 2013-2014 season on Thursday, September 5 with the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens against the Denver Broncos in Denver.
The “Final Countdown” of the last 30 seconds before kickoff ended with a disappointing delay of the game for an additional 33 minutes because of a lightning storm.
With 7 touchdowns, Peyton Manning lead the Broncos 49-27 over the Ravens.
The rest of the scores for week 1 are as follows;
Sunday, September 8:
Miami Dolphins over Cleveland Browns: 23-10
Detroit Lions over. Minnesota Vikings: 34-24.
Kansas City Chiefs over Jacksonville Jaguars: 28-2
New York Jets over Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 18-17
The New Orleans Saints over Atlanta Falcons: 23-17
Tennessee Titans over Pittsburgh Steelers: 16-9
Chicago Bears over Cincinnati Bengals: 24-21
Seattle Seahawks over Carolina Panthers: 12-7
New England Patriots over Buffalo Bills: 23-21
San Francisco 49ers over Green Bay Packers: 34-28
St. Louis Rams over Arizona Cardinals: 27-24
Dallas Cowboys over New York Giants: 36-31
Monday, September 9:
Philadelphia Eagles over Washington Redskins: 33-27
Houston Texans over San Diego Chargers: 31-28