The Super Bowl-champion New York Giants will have a tough task on their hands Thursday night against the Panthers in Charlotte, N.C., with key players Hakeem Nicks, David Diehl, Domenik Hixon and Ahmad Bradshaw out of the game. NFL Network will have all the action, beginning with Thursday Night Kickoff at 6 p.m. ET, followed by the game at 8 p.m.
Here's what else is on tap Thursday:
Billick: Thoughts around the league
Brian Billick provides his early impressions on rookies Andrew Luck, Trent
Richardson, Ryan Tannehill and many more. More ...
» "Sound FX" is back! NFL Films takes you onto the sidelines and onto the field to bring you the best sights and sounds from the opening weeks of the 2012 NFL season.
» Match your wits against NFL Network stars like Deion Sanders, Kurt Warner and Marshall Faulk and see if you can correctly predict the winners of every game in Week 2.