ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Take it from Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio, there's no sense steering a kid to play linebacker if he can throw the ball like his son Luke can.
Halfway through the season, something's missing - mostly - on a list of the league's elite teams.
Good as Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III have been, look beyond the first-year quarterbacks making a strong first impression and check out the other NFL rookies delivering dynamic performances.
ATLANTA (8-0) At NEW ORLEANS (3-5)
Sunday, 1 p.m., FOX
OPENING LINE - Falcons by 1
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Atlanta 6-2; New Orleans 4-4