By Jim Hasson
If you are like me, you probably have pinch marks all over your body caused by disbelief. Between the Eagles breakout performance, upsets galore and Fantasy surprises, there was a lot of drama to soak in. While not necessarily a surprise, Peyton Manning changed the game this week both in real life and fantasy life and it was a mad scramble to scoop up any offensive player wearing an orange jersey , whose name doesn’t rhyme with ” Pecker.”Thus Julius Thomas became this weeks waiver Darling but will he be the next Dallas Clark? It’s at least worth a shot to find out if you had the first waiver pick. If so, congrats about being #1 in your waiver order and sorry about how crappy your week 1 turned out.
Other than Manning, it was the late round pick ups that shined in Week 1. Foster and Calvin Johnson fizzled and instead names like Joique Bell and Anquan Boldin took the spotlight. Anyone who “had a feeling “about Giants RB David Wilson and drafted him in the first round must now realize that it was only gas. An injury to Shane Vareen had some owners looking to Ridley and even Blount …read more
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