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Week 2

Miami at Indianapolis

Time: 1 p.m. (CBS)

Records: Dolphins (1-0), Colts (1-0)

The skinny: So Mike Wallace is upset and pouting because he had only one catch in the Dolphins’ victory last week? That might be breaking news in Miami; that is old news in Pittsburgh. He will be much happier if he catches six passes and the Dolphins lose to the Colts, who have won past seven games at home.

Prediction: Colts, 24-21

Minnesota at Chicago

Time: 1 p.m. (Fox)

Records: Vikings (0-1), Bears (1-0)

The skinny: The Vikings are hoping they don’t have as many problems with Bears running back Michael Bush as they did Lions running back Reggie Bush. The Vikings open with back-to-back games on the road. The Bears open with back-to-back games at home before traveling to Pittsburgh.

Prediction: Bears, 20-17

Cleveland at Baltimore

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Browns (0-1), Ravens (0-1)

The skinny : The Ravens gave up 49 points in the opening loss in Denver. The Browns have lost five in a row in Baltimore and had never beaten Joe Flacco (0-10).

Prediction : Ravens, 27-14

St. Louis at Atlanta

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Rams (1-0), Falcons (0-1)

The skinny : The Rams had to rally for a victory against Arizona in the season opener. The Falcons will be a pinch ornery after losing their opener in New Orleans.

Prediction: Falcons, 34-24

Carolina at Buffalo

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Panthers (0-1), Bills (0-1)

The skinny : The Bills almost pulled off the biggest opening-week upset before losing to the Patriots. And the Panthers almost did the same, holding the Seahawks to 12 points in their defeat.

Prediction : Panthers, 20-17

Washington at Green Bay

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Redskins (0-1), Packers (0-1)

The skinny : The Redskins defense is still trying to catch its collective breath after getting blitzed in the first half by the Eagles. They won’t have much opportunity against Aaron Rodgers, who is 19-1 in past 20 home games.

Prediction : Packers, 34-24

Tennessee at Houston

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Titans (1-0), Texans (1-0)

The skinny : The Texans had to come back from a 21-point second-half deficit on the road to beat the Chargers. All the Titans had to do was come back from a 2-0 deficit against the Steelers.

Prediction : Texans, 27-16

Dallas at Kansas City

Time : 1 p.m.

Records: Cowboys (1-0), Chiefs (1-0)

The skinny : The Chiefs’ defense didn’t allow a point in Jacksonville after allowing 425 points in 2012, fifth most in AFC. Dallas’ defense under coordinator Monte Kiffin forced six turnovers against Giants, nearly half of their 2012 total (16).

Prediction : Chiefs, 24-21

San Diego at Philadelphia

Time : 1 p.m.

Records : Chargers (0-1), Eagles (1-0)

The skinny : That lightning bolt on the Chargers’ helmet might best be suited for the Eagles and their new high-octane offense. After one game, the biggest benefactor is RB LeSean McCoy, who had 184 yards rushing in Washington.

Prediction : Eagles, 37-26

Detroit at Arizona

Time : 4:05 p.m.

Records : Lions (1-0), Cardinals (1-0)

The skinny : The Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald caught two TD passes in the season-opening defeat. But the Lions’ Reggie Bush had 191 yards offense (101 rushing, 90 receiving) against the Vikings.

Prediction : Lions, 34-30

New Orleans at Tampa Bay

Time : 4:05 p.m.

Records : Saints (1-0), Buccaneers (0-1)

The skinny : Tampa Bay linebacker Lavonte David gained national infamy with a stupid personal-foul penalty that allowed the Jets to kick the game-winning FG last week. The Saints, of course, know all about national infamy.

Prediction : Saints, 24-20

Denver at New York

Time : 4:25 p.m. (CBS)

Records : Broncos (1-0), Giants (0-1)

The skinny : Peyton Manning has never lost in two meetings against his brother, Eli, who is 6-1 in last seven starts at home.

Prediction : Broncos, 37-30

Jacksonville at Oakland

Time : 4:25 p.m.

Records: Jaguars (0-1), Raiders (0-1)

The skinny : The Jaguars couldn’t muster any offensive points in their opening loss to the Chiefs. The Raiders are hoping Terrelle Pryor can energize their offense after rushing for franchise-record 112 yards in Indianapolis.

Prediction : Raiders, 27-13

San Francisco at Seattle

Tim e: 8:30 p.m. (NBC)

Records : 49ers (1-0), Seahawks (1-0)

The skinny : The 49ers went to the Super Bowl last season, but it was the Seahawks who handed them most convincing defeat – a 42-13 shellacking in Seattle in late December.

Prediction : Seahawks, 28-27

Pittsburgh at Cincinnati

Time : 8:30 p.m. Monday (ESPN)

Records : Steelers (0-1), Bengals (0-1)

The skinny : The Bengals are coming off an opening loss in Chicago, but their defeat wasn’t as distasteful as the Steelers’ performance against the Titans.

Prediction : Bengals, 20-12

– Gerry Dulac, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Dulac’s record: 10-6

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