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1 Zach Ertz, Eagles @ Buccaneers. Nick Foles may nonetheless be on the helm for the Eagles, however Ertz may nonetheless be a top-TE this week. The Bucs protection simply surrendered 40 factors to the Saints and the TEs on the Saints totaled 5.9 fantasy factors. Contemplating that Ertz is far more gifted than what the Saints have and that he could be the 1B possibility within the Eagles passing assault, he will be trusted as a high TE in Week 2. 2 Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Colts. Reed caught 4-of-5 targets from Alex Smith and turned them into 48 yards and a TD. He appears again to his previous self and so long as he is wholesome, he is usually a TE1. In opposition to a weak Colts protection, Reed ought to have a great probability to place up top-tier numbers, particularly if Smith continues to focus on his backs and TEs greater than his receivers. 3 Travis Kelce, Chiefs @ Steelers 4 Rob Gronkowski, Patriots @ Jaguars. Yeah, the Jaguars have a troublesome protection. No, you possibly can’t sit Gronk. 5 Evan Engram, Giants @ Cowboys. Engram solely had two catches for 18 yards in Week 1, however he was going through a extremely robust Jaguars protection. The Cowboys protection did nicely to restrict the Panthers TEs in Week 1, however Greg Olsen was injured in that contest, so that might have skewed the numbers. Both was, Engram will be trusted as a starter in Week 2. 6 Trey Burton, Bears vs. Seahawks. Burton was a minor disappointment in Week 1, as he caught only one cross for 15 yards. Nonetheless, he noticed six targets, good for second on the group, and will likely be taking over the Seahawks protection that simply allowed Case Keenum to throw for 329 yards. Burton has upside if he can get extra open, as he nonetheless seems to be the clear-cut No. 2 receiving possibility for the Bears. 7 Kyle Rudolph, Vikings @ Packers. Rudolph is likely one of the finest red-zone threats within the league. He solely had two targets from Kirk Cousins, which is a minor concern, however he’ll nonetheless be one of many go-to targets contained in the 20, as evidenced by his Week 1 TD. That upside, plus a good matchup with the Packers protection, makes Rudolph a strong begin this week. 8 Jared Prepare dinner, Raiders @ Broncos. The Broncos simply allowed a fourth-round rookie TE to attain 16.5 fantasy factors, and Prepare dinner destroyed the Rams for 180 yards. He is likely one of the week’s high streaming choices. 9 Jack Doyle, Colts @ Redskins. The Redskins had been one of many worst groups in opposition to TEs in 2017, permitting 8.7 FPPG on the place. They need to have allowed the same quantity on Sunday, however Ricky Seals-Jones dropped a possible TD. The Colts appear to be utilizing their TEs much more, so Doyle could possibly be a extremely good play after seeing 10 targets and catching seven passes for 60 yards within the season opener. 10 Jimmy Graham, Packers vs. Vikings. Graham did not do a lot in opposition to the Bears, as Aaron Rodgers seemed to Davante Adams, Randall Cobb, and Geronimo Allison for many of the night. Nonetheless, Graham is a TD risk and he did see 4 targets final week, so he has high 10 upside in Week 2.   WEEK 2 DFS GPP LINEUPS: Yahoo | FanDuel | DraftKings

11 George Kittle, 49ers vs. Lions. Kittle led the 49ers in targets (9), catches (5), and receiving yards (90). He has an amazing quantity of upside, particularly if he can seize a TD in opposition to the Lions. 12 Antonio Gates, Chargers @ Payments. The Payments simply allowed 47 factors to the Ravens. The Baltimore TEs mixed to catch 9 passes for 103 yards. Gates may have an opportunity to place up huge numbers and is all the time a red-zone risk. That makes him a super streamer in Week 2. 13 Eric Ebron, Colts @ Redskins. Ebron caught 4 passes for 51 yards and a TD within the season opener. He could possibly be a red-zone risk and may have an opportunity to place up some yardage with Doyle receiving further consideration. 14 Ben Watson, Saints vs. Browns. Watson caught 4 passes for 44 yards within the opener and the Browns could have hassle masking all of the Saints weapons. Watson will be streamed in Week 2 and has the potential to be a low-end TE1. 15 Ricky Seals-Jones, Cardinals @ Rams. Seals-Jones would have had a greater opener if he hadn’t dropped a TD. That mentioned, the Rams simply allowed 180 yards to Jared Prepare dinner, so Seals-Jones may have some enchantment as a sleeper. Nonetheless, it is arduous to belief him as a TE1 after his disappointing efficiency within the season opener. 16 David Njoku, Browns @ Saints 17 Tyler Eifert, Bengals vs. Ravens 18 Cameron Brate, Bucs vs. Eagles 19 O.J. Howard, Bucs vs. Eagles 20 Luke Willson, Lions @ 49ers   MORE WEEK 2 DFS: Values | StacksLineup Builder

21 Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Jaguars vs. Patriots 22 Will Dissly, Seahawks @ Bears. Dissly had over 100 yards and a TD in opposition to the Broncos. That mentioned, the Broncos are very weak in opposition to TEs (third-worst in 2017) in order that needs to be taken with a grain of salt. The Bears are a lot better in opposition to TEs, so Dissly is just price a speculative begin when you have nothing else on the place. 23 Charles Clay, Payments vs. Chargers 24 Jesse James, Steelers vs. Chiefs 25 Austin Hooper, Falcons vs. Panthers

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