23 players and coaches who will define the 2023 NFL season
A new NFL campaign kicks off Thursday. Presented alphabetically, these 23 players and coaches will help decide which squads soar, sink, and ultimately reign supreme in the 2023 season.
Josh Allen: Once an AFC lightweight, the Bills rank second in wins and lead the NFL in point differential since Allen’s breakout year in 2020. Allen tossed or ran for 42 touchdowns last season, but his inefficiency posed problems in the playoffs. Surrounded by talent, the adjustments the gunslinging quarterback makes will determine Buffalo’s ceiling.
Saquon Barkley: The Giants running back accepted $11 million on a one-year deal – slightly more money than his franchise tag dictated – to avoid a protracted standoff. Josh Jacobs, the reigning NFL rushing leader, settled for $12 million after being tagged by the Raiders. If they can’t command top dollar and reset the RB market, what hope exists for the Colts’ Jon