The 2012-13 season has begun! In a game full of fantasy significance, let's delve right into some key players' performances.
Hakeem Nicks - Nicks looked strong on a few tough catches. While his overall effect was way below expectations, he fought for the ball well on a couple of occasions. While it didn't do much good for owners in Week 1, its a good sign that Nicks is rounding back into form.
Victor Cruz - Cruz had a few terrible drops last night. While he had a few big drops last season, this amount was out of the ordinary. The Giants pass game was pretty rusty overall so I would worry too much about his poor production in Week 1. Still an every-week-start regardless of match-up.
Eli Manning - See above. The Giants weren't able to move the ball at all during the first half. His receivers did little to help him and DeMarcus Ware was a bother all night, racking up 2.5 sacks on his own. I still think Manning will be a decent second tier fantasy QB with all of his weapons.
Ahmad Bradshaw - B