Why Week 1 may not mean as much as you think

By Chris Freud

Happy Week 1 of the NFL season. We start Thursday with Steelers at Patriots, and, apparently, commissioner Roger Goodell won’t be in attendance for some reason. Please do check those footballs. (Oh, never mind.)There always a lot of emphasis put on the opener. I’m sure broadcasters will bring out stats about X-percentage of teams which won their opener went on to the playoffs and so on.Our message for Week 1 — chill the heck out.We’re turning the calendar back one year to show you why you shouldn’t jump off the roof if your team doesn’t win this weekend.49ers 28, Cowboys …

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