10 Takeaways from Week 2 of the NFL preseason

By Vincent Frank

With the preseason now half over, we can all pretty much agree that it’s time to get into regular season mode. While some interesting stuff did happen over the past four days around the NFL, the larger issue at hand has to be injuries. From a top pass catcher in Green Bay to a Carolina Panthers squad that reeling after losing its No. 1 receiver, the past week has not been friendly to skill position players around the NFL. That has to be the first thing to look at here.

On to what actually transpired outside of injuries.

We saw two NFC East quarterbacks put up stellar performances, one of which may start the first four games of the regular year for the defending champion New England Patriots. Meanwhile, Chip Kelly appears to have his Philadelphia Eagles offense in mid-season form.

Here are 10 takeaways from Week 2 of the NFL preseason.