The first week of the NFL season brings surprises to fantasy football every year. Some veteran stars returned from lengthy absences away from the game and played as if they never left.
Some younger guys started the season with a bang, as well.
Kevin Ogletree does not make this list. He played well, but we saw it coming. The stage was set for him to go off on Wednesday night against the Giants. Ogletree is definitely worth a fantasy addition, but you don’t need me to tell you that now, right?
Success isn’t the only type of surprise that met NFL and fantasy football fans in Week 1. There were players with high expectations that fell far short of them in their season debuts.
Here are my biggest fantasy football surprises of Week 1.