Los Angeles Rams
Projected record: 6–10
This team is as much of an unknown as any right now. The Rams have a millennial as a first-year coach. Wade Phillips is bringing a 3–4 defense and moving Robert Quinn to linebacker. Jared Goff can only improve off last season. L.A. won four games last year, and six may be a stretch for this season, but who can say?
Pivotal game: Week 4 at Cowboys. Dallas will be coming off a bruising start that includes a Week 3 Monday night game against Arizona. Meanwhile, the Rams have the 49ers on Thursday night the week before. Phillips will be scheming against his old team, and he may have some tricks up his sleeve for Dak Prescott.