As most fantasy football owners know, it is extremely important to look at matchups as it relates to setting your lineup for a given week. Outside of a few elite players at each position, one must come to the conclusion of who to start based on the opponent their team is playing that week.
This is much harder to gauge when it comes to the early part of the NFL season.
Many people expected the Carolina Panthers to run all over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last week. After all, Tampa finished dead last in the NFL in rushing defense in 2011. The Panthers, led by Cam Newton, ended up with a total of 10 yards on the ground.
With that in mind, let's take a look at 15 favorable fantasy matchups heading into the second week of the season.