The Ultimate NFL Week 1 Cheat Sheet: Betting, Fantasy Football, More

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  • The Action Network's NFL Week 1 Cheat Sheet has everything you need to kick the season off right.
  • We preview every game -- including what our experts are betting -- plus break down relevant trends and news.
  • We also have fantasy rankings for standard, PPR and half-point PPR leagues, plus the best DFS stacks, fringe plays and more.

The 2018 NFL season is finally here. And if you’ve been too busy enjoying the final days of summer to brush up on all the betting and fantasy football info you need to kick the season off right, don’t worry. We have you covered.

Whether you’re looking to place a bet on one matchup (or go all in on Sunday’s 13-game slate), set your fantasy lineups or start crushing your office’s survivor pool, the NFL Week 1 Cheat Sheet is your one-stop shop for all of that and more.

You can also stay up to date on the latest line moves with our live odds page and download The Action Network app to see our experts’ picks.

Jump to: Game Previews | Picks | Trends | Fantasy Rankings | DFS Plays

Week 1 Betting Previews

Our experts offer their favorite bets plus break down the betting market, injuries, weather, trends and more for every game on Sunday.

What Our Experts Are Betting This Week

Betting Trends, News + More

Survivor Pool + Other Betting Pool Strategies

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Listen To These Podcasts

These are the podcast episodes you want to add to your queue before kickoff.

Season Previews For All 32 Teams

Chris Raybon makes picks for every team, Sean Koerner runs through the best player prop bets, Ian Hartitz breaks down DFS trends and more.


Fantasy Football Rankings

Our experts will be updating these positional rankings right up to kickoff.

Who To Start, Sit + Stream in Week 1

Sean Koerner has his Week 1 tiers, Ryan Collinsworth answers your start/sit questions and Justin Bailey offers data-driven analysis on players at every position.

Building Your DFS Lineups

FantasyLabs has all the analysis you need to build your lineups, plus a suite of tools that includes the Lineup Builder, Ownership Dashboard and more.

More Fantasy Analysis

Insight that could be useful in leagues or tournaments.