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NFL · 20 days ago

Jaguars’ Trevor Lawrence Poised for a Breakout in Week 1



Jaguars’ Trevor Lawrence Poised for a Breakout in Week 1

In the vast realm of fantasy football, one player is always poised to surprise or dominate each week. For Week 1 of the new NFL season, all signs point to Jacksonville Jaguars’ sensation Trevor Lawrence having a massive day against the Indianapolis Colts. But why is there so much buzz around Lawrence this week? Let’s break it down.

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Statement Game for the Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars have a mission in Week 1: secure a significant in-division road victory against the Colts. A win here is more than just about the W; it’s about setting the tone for the season. It’s about showing the NFL world that the Jaguars aren’t the same old team from the past.

Colts’ Defense – A Fantasy Goldmine

Historically, when you mention the Colts’ defense, it might bring about some pause when setting your fantasy lineup. But last year told a different story. The Colts allowed the eighth-most fantasy points to quarterbacks, not to mention the eighth-most touchdowns. But that’s not the end of it.

A Weakened Secondary Ready for the Taking

If the stats from last year weren’t enticing enough, the Colts’ offseason moves (or lack thereof) in the secondary should have fantasy owners licking their chops. The departure of some key players and a cornerback room filled with less recognizable names makes it a prime target for quarterbacks.

Remember Kenny Moore? A cornerback many exploited for DFS glory last season? With a less impressive room this year, it seems like Lawrence could have an even bigger day.

Trevor Lawrence – The Next Big Thing

The former Clemson superstar, Trevor Lawrence, has shown signs of brilliance throughout his college career. If there’s ever a week for Lawrence to introduce himself as a dominant fantasy force, this would be it. With the Colts’ defensive challenges and the Jaguars’ need for a statement game, Lawrence is in the perfect storm scenario.

Conclusion: Lawrence as the Week’s Top QB?

If everything goes as anticipated, there’s a substantial chance Trevor Lawrence could finish Week 1 as the QB1 overall in fantasy points. It might sound bold now, but considering the matchup and the potential he brings to the table, don’t be surprised if Lawrence catapults to the top of fantasy leaderboards by week’s end.

So, fantasy football managers, as you finalize those Week 1 lineups, consider giving Trevor Lawrence the nod. It might just be the decision that starts your season off with a bang.

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