The first thing I read Tuesday morning is this weekly column by JJ Zachariason. If you ever wonder why some fantasy football teams get better over a season and some get worse, order a lot of it has to do with how they play the waiver wire (if they even play it, idiots). Some will improve slowly over the season, while others will wilt under the bye weeks and injury-plagued weeks to come.
Here’s everything you need to know going into Week 2.
From NumberFire.com – 15 Fantasy Football Transactions for Week 2
We’ve got four months of this?
Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season certainly didn’t disappoint, with a brand new set of characters entering fantasy relevancy. Allen Hurns, Larry Donnell, Isaiah Crowell, Justin Forsett – the list of usable out-of-nowhere fantasy players is always interesting after the first week of the NFL season.
But we have to remember, like every other season, not to overreact. There was months of preparation for the fantasy football season, and letting one week wipe that away isn’t intelligent process.
So let’s take a look at which player performances were flukes, which ones weren’t, and which guys you should buy and sell in fantasy football heading into Week 2.