Week 1 of the NFL season saw Julio Jones and Antonio Brown put up similar numbers, which was to be expected from two of the best receivers in the NFL. The two wideouts are both listed at -120 to top the other in daily fantasy points this week at [custom:bovada-link].
Jones had a massive game on Monday Night Football with the fifth-year receiver catching nine passes for 141 yards and two touchdowns. Brown posted comparable numbers when the Steelers opened against the Patriots with nine receptions, 133 yards and a touchdown.
Forte is favored to top Peterson
Matt Forte made everyone take notice in Week 1 with a massive day rushing the ball. The Chicago Bears running back is a heavy favorite to notch more fantasy points in Week 2 than the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson at [custom:bovada-link].
Forte rushed for 141 yards for one touchdown and added five receptions for 25 yards for the Bears in Week 1. Peterson barely touched the ball when the Vikings lost to the San Francisco 49ers, as he only had 10 rushes for 31 yards and three receptions for 21 yards.
Luck & Rodgers even in DFS Props
The Buffalo Bills effectively shut down the Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck in Week 1 with the quarterback failing to score a touchdown in the first half. Luck ended with 243 yards passing with two touchdowns and two interceptions in the loss.
The Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers did his traditional job against the Chicago Bears and threw for three touchdowns and no interceptions in Week 1. Despite the difference in play in Week 1, the signal callers are both listed at -120 at [custom:bovada-link] to top the other in fantasy points in Week 2.
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