The first Sunday of the NFL season is within the books! On essentially the most up-to-date SI Narrative podcast, we broke down some of the tip headlines of the week because the delusion season kicked off.
Top Performances from Week 1
Aaron Rodgers grew to change into wait on the hands of time and regarded fair proper as fair proper as he ever has. Rodgers dominated the Vikings protection, throwing for 364 yards and four touchdowns. The Vikings had no answers for Rodgers or his top procedure Davante Adams, who caught 14 passes for 156 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
Cam Newton made his New England Patriots debut. While his passing number weren’t out of the ordinary, Newton quiet lead the Patriots in rushing yards with 75 and also scored two rushing touchdowns.
2nd-three hundred and sixty five days quarterback Kyler Murray had an awesome sport within the Arizona Cardinals upset victory over the San Francisco 49ers. Murray threw a touchdown pass and ran for one as effectively. His unusual offseason addition, extensive receiver DeAndre Hopkins caught 14 passes for 151 yards within the upset victory on the dual carriageway.
Lastly, the crew spoke relating to the massive video games from Las Vegas Raiders working wait on Josh Jacobs, and the Lions debut of walking Corridor of Famer Adrian Peterson.
Week 1 Narrative Hurt News
The fellows recapped the harm recordsdata from Week 1, headlined by Jets RB Le’Veon Bell who existed the sport slack within the first half of with a hamstring area.
“Narrative managers will seemingly be in for a lengthy season,” acknowledged Dr. Roto on essentially the most up-to-date podcast. “If I had 147 delusion groups I’d accept as true with 147 delusion groups without Le’Veon Bell!”
In Indianapolis, working wait on Marlon Mack’s harm will seemingly be helpful to Colts rookie working wait on Jonathan Taylor, nonetheless Nyheim Hines after scoring two touchdowns continuously is the waiver wire buy up of the week.
In Buffalo, we discussed rookie RB Zack Moss splitting work with Devin Singletary, nonetheless Moss fair proper regarded treasure the higher participant.
Additionally, within the Sunday evening sport, Rams RB Malcolm Brown assign himself squarely within the aggregate as a key waiver wire pickup earlier than Week 2.
Lastly, we closed out with us speaking relating to the debut of this three hundred and sixty five days’s rookie class. Top draft buy Joe Burrow led his Cincinnati Bengals to a sport-winning touchdown power, finest for it to be known as off by pass interference after which a uncared for self-discipline procedure to send the sport to overtime. Additionally in that sport, Chargers RB Joshua Kelley is someone delusion managers will seemingly be paying up for this week on the waiver wire