More times than not, a breakout performance in the NFL is nothing more than a fluke. It is especially important to separate the two when it comes to fantasy football.
Every week, there are one-hit wonders that put together a great showing out of nowhere. While some of them go on to having fantastic seasons, others fade right back into oblivion.
In order to be a successful fantasy football owner, you have to know which one is which to make sure you have the best team going forward.
Here is a look at the top players from Week 3, with a breakdown of whether the performances were fact or fiction.
Note: All stats and league info courtesy of ESPN.