Fantasy Football: Jahvid Best and Other Players to Watch for in Week 1

September 8, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Why is it called "Players to Watch for"? Starts and Sits can be very dependent on who you have on your roster. Consider this: Joe Flacco has a tough match-up against the vaunted Jets defense. But can you truly sit him if your backup compares to the likes of Garrard or Orton?
With that said, here are some options to look into for Week 1 of the NFL Season, and how they might compare with players of similar caliber.
Jay Cutler vs. Detroit
There are two types of fantasy owners: those who will take a chance on Cutler, and those who have been burned by him in the past. This week, unless you already have an elite option, make sure Cutler is in your starting lineup. The Detroit secondary is weak and already banged up, with three of the four starters nursing injuries. This makes for a dream match-up for Cutler, who should be carving up the Lions all day long.
I would prefer him over Kevin Kolb (vs. Green Bay), Brett Favre (@ New Orleans), and Joe...

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