You’re ready. You did your homework, scouring all the fantasy websites for intel. You meticulously drafted your roster. And looking at it right now, you can’t identify a single flaw. It’s perfect. Beautiful, really. They should just hand over the title and Venmo you the winnings right now. That trash talk will taste so sweet.
Look, we know you don’t need any help, but we’re here just in case. Just in case you’re looking for a little encouragement that you’re going to start or sit the right guy in Week 1. It’s understandable to look for some support at this point—with no regular season evidence (and often limited preseason evidence) to evaluate, the start/sit decision is even harder than normal.
Below, we break down the players you should start and those you should sit in Week 1 of the NFL season.