"Man, I really do miss preseason football."
— no person who has ever witnessed preseason football
Tonight, finally, the real season gets underway with Green Bay visiting Seattle, the NFL's toughest road environment. This means your fantasy season is now officially happening. When you wake up on Friday, points will be on the board.
Every Thursday, we'll identify one or two widely available players from the week's first game who have a legit chance to make a fantasy splash. But if a player is owned in more than, say, 35 percent of Yahoo leagues, he won't be eligible for discussion here.
Understand the ground rules? Great.
Realistically, this season's Thursday opener probably won't be an all-you-can-eat fantasy smorgasbord. We're not going to get a repeat of last year's Denver-Baltimore ridiculousness. Seattle's defense, as you might have heard, ain't bad. This might not be the best week to lean on Packers skillRead More »from Thursday Fantasy Fliers: Jermaine Kearse and Doug Baldwin