Between the 9/11 tributes and the intense on-field action, there were plenty of memorable sights from the opening Sunday of the 2011 season. Take a look at what our photo editors picked for the top 10 photos of Week 1 and let us know if you agree or disagree.
Jaguars fans wave flags and cheer as two military jets perform a fly over during 9/11 pregame ceremonies in Jacksonville.
9. Never forget
Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith shows his 9/11 tribute gloves before the game against the Cardinals.
8. Flex time
Ravens running back Ray Rice shows his might after scoring a touchdown against the Steelers.
7. Catch a Brownie by the toe
Browns wide receiver Josh Cribbs can't shake Bengals defensive end Jonathan Fanene.
6. A hairy situation
Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones makes a catch over Bears defensive back Brandon Meriweather.
Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis reacts after intercepting a pass.
4. All hail mighty Megatron
Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson catches a touchdown pass over Buccaneers defensive back Aqib Talib.
3. All aboard the Hillis train
Browns running back Peyton Hillis is brought down by a swarm of Bengals defenders.
2. Eat rubber pellets
Steelers defensive back Bryant McFadden gets a face full of FieldTurf as Ravens Anquan Boldin grabs a pass for a touchdown.