Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/6/12
The first game of the season, Wednesday's battle between the Giants and Cowboys, was a tasty appetizer that served to momentarily satiate the appetite of rabid NFL fans.Tony Romo thrilled fantasy owners with three touchdowns and sent owners clamoring to the wire for a first shot at Kevin Ogletree. DeMarco Murray's 48-yard run left many mouths agape and normally eloquent commentators speechless. Of course, there are many fans and fantasy owners lamenting Victor Cruz's multiple drops and near-misses from Eli Manning. It's just one game in the 256-game slate, and fans eagerly await the first whistles of Sunday afternoon. Each week during the season, I will trot out my "Lineup Calls" to assess the starts, sits and sleeper options available to owners. I evaluate matchups and contemplate the meaning of life in this space. I don't spend time on the obvious plays in these weekly discussions unless there are compelling reasons to urge an alternative option. So, you can talk about the glory...
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