Week 1 of the NFL season is finally upon us. With that is the commencement of fantasy football season.
While most of us are combing the waiver wire for last second sleepers, there may be reason for concern that a few of our ordinarily reliable options will flounder in their first game.
That's not to say that these players won't be productive this season. 17 games is a lot of action to put up stellar numbers, and the cream of the crop eventually rises to the top.
However, Week 1 always poses an interesting dynamic of uncertainty, along with some flukey performances (ie: Kevin Ogletree). With that, injuries, or even just bad matchups can cause some fantasy stars to underwhelm in their first game.
Let's take a look at five players you may want to risk sitting this week.