Tom Brady versus the Bills. Brady returns to the football scene to play the Buffalo Bills on MNF. And while the Bills maintain a rather solid young defense, when it’s all said and done, it won’t make a difference.
Brady will come out slinging and effortlessly beat the three hundred yard plateau with a minimum of three touchdowns. The Brady to Moss show ought to be in full effect on the huge stage and he tops this week’s QB |fantasy ranks.
Drew Brees vs. DET. Jim Schwartz was a phenomenal defensive coordinator during his time with the Titans; Unfortunately, he wasn’t able to transport his athletes with him to the Lions because while they should be improved, they’ll be no competition for Brees and the Saints explosive offense. Expect Brees to pick this secondary apart and to effortlessly eclipse the 300-yard level with 3 touchdowns.
Phillip Rivers versus Al Davis’s Raiders. The Raiders secondary is in fact one of their strengths, but big time cornerback, Nnamdi Asomugha, will miss the game with an injury although he says he will be back before week 1.
Nevertheless, the Chargers are a team that is built through the passing game and expect Rivers to exploit his WRs and TE, in addition to Sproles on dumps out of the backfield, to surpass 250 yards with a minimum of three touchdowns.
Carson Palmer versus Denver. Nothing has gone down in the spring and summer months to imply the Denver Broncos will be any better on defense in ’09. Nonetheless, the Cincinnati players have a solid offense and presently have Carson Palmer back, who sat out the majority of last season with an injury.
The acquisition of Laveranues Coles gives Cincy a great group of WRs, and Chad Ochocinco is motivated once for a second time. Look for a big game out of Palmer with 250 yards and two to 3 TDs.
Joe Flacco vs Kansas City Chiefs. However Baltimore’s estimated to be a bit more of a rush offense this season, the Chiefs are weak defensively. And Flacco will have several chances to attack through the air and find his TE and receivers in favorable competition-ups. A great fantasy sleeper if your common starter has a poor matchup.