09/05/2012 10:39 am ET

2012 NFL Preview: 5 Key Storylines

Getty Images

The NFL is never void of juicy storylines and questionable decisions, but it seems the 2012 season may be even more lush. Of course, there is the Bounty-gate situation in New Orleans, a new quarterback in Denver and a powerful Super Bowl winner hoping to repeat. Yeah, we're just a little bit excited for football to begin.

2012 NFL Preview: Five Key Storylines

This is Part III of a three-part NFL preview. Read Part I and Part II for previews on this season's quarterback situations and potential break-out stars.

Email me at or ask me questions about anything sports-related at @Schultz_Report.

Plus, check out my HuffPost sports blog, The Schultz Report, for a fresh and daily outlook on all things NFL throughout the entire season and listen to my radio spot on 1280 The Zone Friday afternoons at 1 ET. Also, tune in at 8:30am ET Tuesday mornings on Memphis 56 Sports Radio, right here.