Stefon Diggs pays homage to Randy Moss with TD celebration

So with a few months to plan new celebrations, how did National Football League players perform in Week 1?

Tight end Kyle Rudolph added a touchdown reception in the second half for Minnesota (1-0).

Diggs became the first Vikings player since Randy Moss with two touchdown catches in a season opener and did so on the eve of Moss' induction into the team's Ring of Honor at halftime.

Diggs got Moss to autograph his cleats before his game, then admitted he anxious during it that the marker might smear. With that touchdown, the Vikings would take a 16-6 lead into the break after being down 6-3 before the first score.

Quarterback Sam Bradford outdueled Drew Brees' usual prolific passing attack by switching up his M.O. entirely.

In his return to Minnesota to face the team he played with for 10 seasons, Adrian Peterson didn't achieve his ultimate goal of "walking away with a W". "I think that obviously could fall on me, I need to know who's out there, personnel, so I'll take that responsibility". The eight completions allowed on passes thrown 15 or more yards downfield are the tied for the second most the Saints have allowed in a game in the last 10 seasons, per ESPN Stats & Information. And when they play like that, it makes my job easy. He's been a big part of CenturyLink's local television campaign - "They have some more confidence in me now", Diggs said of his expanding acting roles in the commercials. With second-round RB Dalvin Cook and third-round C Pat Elflein starting, it marked the first time two rookies started on offense for the Vikings since 1963. Sean, if he gets protection, he can be as accurate as anybody I have studied.

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