10 NFL storylines to look forward to for the 2020 season
The NFL is set to open the 2020 season on Thursday, September 10th, when the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs takes on the Houston Texans. Because of the ongoing global pandemic, the league has taken steps to ensure player and fan safety remains a top priority even as the games go on.
Players who engage in COVID-19 high-risk conduct—including attending indoor bars and house gatherings of more than 15 people—will be subjected to fines. And across the league, teams are adhering to state guidelines on whether fans will be permitted into stadiums for games. For a comprehensive update on where all 32 teams stand on the entry of fans, follow these guidelines.
That being said, on the field itself, there are plenty of storylines to be excited about for those who have been waiting all summer for their favorite sports to return. Here are 10 of them ...