By Rob Shaw, Bloomberg Sports
Finally, football season has arrived. The first week has come and gone and as always, there were some surprises. The Green Bay Packers fell to the San Francisco 49ers, the Cowboys beat the defending Super Bowl Champion New York Giants, and rookie sensation Robert Griffin III led the Washington Redskins to defeat Drew Brees’ New Orleans Saints.
While there were a few surprising game outcomes, there were also some spectacular player performances, which means the fantasy football scene will be busy in the next few days. We saw some fantasy football stars underperform while other largely unowned players scored big for their teams. Here is a look at the top eight players to pick up off the waiver wire, after their great performances this weekend.
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