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Brandon Moore

Five teams, no losses — parity in the NFL brings outpouring of pretty goodness

Five teams, no losses — parity in the NFL brings outpouring of pretty goodness

New England, Denver, Carolina, Cincinnati and Green Bay are a combined 28-0 this season.

Five unbeaten teams through the first six weeks is a first in the modern-day NFL.

We are surrounded by greatness.

Scratch that. We are surrounded by pretty goodness.

Although the pristine records might suggest otherwise, the NFL has a conspicuous lack of great teams. No club is head and shoulders above the rest, with 47 games decided by a touchdown or less, the second most in league history through this point in the season.

That competitive balance, a cornerstone of the league's popularity, could make for an especially interesting second...

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