[B]Florham Park, N.J.[/B] - NFL preseason games are quite the paradox. As ESPN's Mark Schlereth said, "it may not count, but it matters." Just how much they matter though depends completely on your perspective.

For Peyton Manning a preseason game is essentially worthless. For Mark Sanchez it's a chance to work on getting sharper and familiarizing himself with his new receivers, but no matter how good or bad he plays it's impossible to tell it's relevance because after all it's just preseason.

And for most starting players around the league that's exactly what it is, just a preseason game. A chance to...