Thursday, November 29, 2012
Week 13 Game by Game Sit-Start Breakdown
Saints vs Atlanta
Drew Brees - threw for 298 yards and three touchdowns in their last meeting
Darren Sproles - Atlanta has allowed 4 TDs in the last three games.
Marques Colston - Asante Samuel most likely out for AT. That's just opens up the passing game even more for the Saints
Matt Ryan - averaging 380 yards and 2 TDs a game against the Saints in their last three meetings
Jacquizz Rodgers - He's becoming the lead back. More snaps than Turner the last two weeks. Saints allowing over 180 total yards per game against RBs.
Julio Jones - 9 WR have had at least 90 yards against the Saints
Roddy White - 10 or more fantasy points the last 4 of 5 games against the Saints
Chris Ivory - Not enough balls to go around. Sproles is the guy catching he ball.
Michael Turner - 13 carries for 15 yards against the Saints in their last game.
Jacksonville vs Buffalo
Chad Henne - He has thrown for 615 yards and six touchdowns in the past two weeks
Cecil Shorts - Shorts is averaging 97 yards and a touchdown in his last three games
CJ Spiller - HC claims he'll recieve 60% of the carries. Since Week 6, C.J. Spiller is a perfect 6-for-6 in collecting 100 total yards
Stevie Johnson - averaging 90.3 yards the past three games.
Ryan Fitzpatrick - Jax has the 28th ranked pass defense (275 yards per game)
Rashad Jennings - Well I guess he's the only guy now. Maybe the 3rd time is the charm. We don't think so.
Justin Blackmon - this is where the average over the past two games is misleading. He had just 62 yards last week against a weak TB defense.
Fred Jackson - CJ is the man now
Scott Chandler - He's only had 4 total catches in the past two weeks
Jaylin Parmalee - on IR
Seattle vs Chicago
Michael Bush - in his last 10 starts he has scored 9 points or more. Miami was able to have a nice running attack against the Seahawks last week.
Marshawn Lynch - Lynch had his first sub-100-yard outing since Week 6 last week. However, the bears shut down the pass so Seattle will need to run.
Brandon Marshall - averaging 92.5 yards with eight touchdowns in 11 games.
Russell Wilson - Chicago has allowed the fewest fantasy points to QBs this year.
Sidney Rice - 4, 2, 3. Those are the catch totals for Rice in his last 3 games.
Jay Cutler - Seahawks rank third in the league in passing defense with 200.7 yards allowed per game
Calts vs Lions
Andrew Luck - Luck is averaging nearly 300 yards per game. He has 13 passing touchdowns and five rushing scores
Matthew Stafford - Stafford is averaging 311.7 yards a game.
TY Hilton - five total touchdowns in the past four games
Reggie Wayne - averaging 100 yards per game
Brandon Pettigrew - 15 targets last week
Calvin Johnson - averaging 154.8 yards in his past four game
Ryan Broyles - With Titus Young out, Broles caught six passes for 126 yards.
Vick Ballard - Ballard and Brown are splitting carries evenly.
Mikel Leshoure - Leshoure has only had two games over 80 yards this season. Without TDs he's worthless. However, he's scored in back-to-back weeks and has five touchdowns in his past four games
Vikings vs Green Bay
Adrian Peterson - 138 total yards against the Chicago Bears. Green Bay's D is a big step down. Plus he's getting a ton of opportunities.
Greg Jennings - Finally healthy and ready to play. Reports said, he could have played last week.
Randall Cobb - 6 TDs in the last 5 weeks
Kyle Rudolph - Nine targets and a visit to the end zone in each of the past two weeks. concussion?
Percy Harvin - most likely OUT
James Jones - How do you have ZERO targets as a Green Bay WR?
Jermichael Finley - The Vikings had allowed either 40 yards or a touchdown to opposing tight ends every week prior to last week against the Bears.
Houston vs Titans
Matt Schaub - The Tennessee Titans have allowed 262.1 yards per game and 22 passing scores.
Arian Foster - In his last four starts against Tennessee, Foster averages 152 total yards and one touchdown.
Andre Johnson - Titans have allowed 262 yards and 2 of touchdown passes per game.
Owen Daniels - Daniels has six touchdowns in his last eight games.
Chris Johnson - CJ has averaged 137.2 total yards with four touchdowns in the past six games.
Jake Locker - The Texans defense has surrendered 795 yards passing and six touchdowns in their last two games (Lions and Jax)
Jared Cook - Lions TEs had 13 catches against Houston
Kenny Britt - 38 yards per game. zzzzzzzzzzzzz
Carolina vs Kasas City
Cam Newton - He's the No. 3-ranked fantasy QB since Week 8
DeAngelo Williams - Jonathan Stewart has a high ankle sprain so he SHOULD receive most of the carries
Jamaal Charles - Charles is averaging 108.3 yards in his past three games against three tough defenses (Steelers, Cincinnati Bengals, Broncos).
Greg Olsen - 40 targets over the last six games
Steve Smith - Even in a nice game for Newton and the entire Carolina team, Smith stunk it up
Dwayne Bowe - Quinn is not good. Bowe has scored no more than 6.50 points in a single game since Week 4.
Jonathan Stewart - OUT High Ankle Sprain
San Francisco vs Rams
Frank Gore - in his last meeting with the Rams, he rolled for 115 total yards and one score. Hunter is done of the season.
Sam Bradford - 49ers have allowed the 5th fewest points to QBs this season.
Steven Jackson - the 49ers have allowed the fewest fantasy points to opposing running backs on the road in 2012.
Danny Amendola - The Niners rank second in pass defense with 187.3 yards per gam
Michael Crabtree - Production has dwindled since Kaepernick got the starting nod
Vernon Davis - Zero catches for Zero yards last week. there's the Vernon we remember
New England vs Miami
Tom Brady - The Miami Dolphins allow 261.7 passing yards per game. Brady has 16 touchdown passes in his past six games.
Stevan Ridley - Ridley has scored in the past four games while averaging 88 yards. All this while Brady throws for a million yards
Wes Welker - 298 yards and two touchdowns in two meeting against the Miami Dolphins last year.
Aaron Hernandez - No Rob G. He'll get all the looks.
Reggie Bush - Bush gained 151 rushing yards and 82 receiving yards in two games against NE last year. This years NE defense is even worse
Brian Hartline - Patriots have allowed 290 passing yards per game
Ryan Tannehill - New England is ranked 29th against the pass
Davone Bess - I'm just not ready to give two Miami WRs a great game.
Arizona vs NY jets
Andre Roberts - With teams double and tripe teaming Fitz, Roberts has had his breakout year.
Larry Fitzgerald - 12 targets last week only three catches. 2, 5,13, 5,1 Those are his point totals for the last five weeks
Kolb? Lindley? Skelton?
Beanie Wells - 17 carries for 48 yards last week. Looks like he's the C. Wells we all remembered
Mark Sanchez - Cardinals have allowed the 4th fewest points to QBs this season.
Shonn Greene - Cardinals have given up just five rushing touchdowns to running backs all season
Dustin Keller - Cardinals have allowed the 4th fewest fantasy points to TEs this year.
Tampa vs Denver
Peyton Manning - Tampa has the worst pass defense in the NFL
Demaryius Thomas - Manning is averaging over 300 yards a game, at home.
Dallas Clark - The Broncos have allowed the most fantasy points to TEs this year
Josh Freeman - the Broncosdefense has allowed the eighth-fewest fantasy points to opposing signal-callers
Doug Martin - 21 attempts for only 50 yards rushing last week. and only 2 catches. The TDs masked a bad game for Martin and the Denver rush D. is numer 5 in the league.
Eric Decker 4, 5, 8 targets the last there weeks.
Brandon Stokely - seems to be eating into Decker's targets
Vincent Jackson - V-Jax against Champ Bailey.... I'll take Baily
Knowshon Moreno - No defense in the league has allowed fewer rushing yards to running backs than Tampa
Cincinnati vs San Diego
Andy Dalton - nine touchdown passes and one touchdown run in his past three games. Chargers allow almost 250 passing yards a game
BenJarvus Green-Ellis - Charges have the 5th best rushing D in the NFL.
A.J. Green - AJ had his first game without a TD last week, but he still had 111 yards. Chargers have allowed 20 TD receptions this year.
Jermaine Gresham - He has had at least 69 yards or a touchdown in his past four games.
Danario Alexander - He's averaged 91 yards with three touchdowns in the past four games. Targeted 26 times in the past three weeks.
Philip Rivers - he's posted fewer than 15 fantasy points in five of his last six games.
Ryan Mathews - He's scored fewer than 10 fantasy points in each of his last six games and hasn't scored a single touchdown since Week 5.
Robert Meachem - Cincy has allowed the 4th fewest fantasy points to WR this year.
Malcom Floyd - has not reached 70 yards in any of his past six contests
Antonio Gates - Gates has 30 yards in his past two games.
Cleveland vs Oakland
Carson Palmer - theBrowns have allowed the fifth-most fantasy points to quarterbacks on the road.
Trent Richardson - Raiders have allowed 131 yards per game and Richardson is a dual threat option. He had 112 total yards and a TD against Pittsburg last week.
Marcel Reece - Reece has notched 100 total yards or one touchdown in four straight games.
Josh Gordon - Not with McCoy under center.
Denarius Moore - 2 catches for 29 yards the last two weeks. Has only had one 100 yard game all season.
Darrius Heyward-Bey - Zero catches last week.
Brandon Myers - Browns have allowed the fewest fantasy points to TEs this year.
Brandon Weeden - OUT Concussion
Pittsburg vs Baltimore
Jonathan Dwyer - Only 4 TDs scored by Steeler RBs all season. Leftwich has one of them.
Mike Wallace - Wallace, has been invisible in the stat sheets over the last three weeks
Joe Flacco - Pittsburg has the #1 passing D in the league
Ray Rice - Pittsburg has the #5 passing D in the league, and the #1 total defense.
Torrey Smith - Steelers have allowed the fewest fantasy points in WR in the league.
Dennis Pitta - Steelers have allowed the 3rd fewest fantasy points to TEs this year.
Heath Miller - hasn't found the end zone in 4 weeks.
Eagle vs Cowboys
Bryce Brown - Brown went off last week, leading all runners in fantasy points
Dez Bryant - averaging 125.7 yards with four touchdowns in his past three games.
Tony Romo - Romo has thrown for 300-plus yards in four of his past five games.
Felix Jones - Had his best game in the past six weeks against the Eagles
Miles Austin - Nagging hip injury. I don't trust him
Jeremy Maclin - with DeSean Jackson out for the season, Maclin is going to see a lot of coverage
DeSean Jackson - Placed on IR
Brent Celek - Celek isn't good enough to carry the load on offense. Without a Starting QB, WR, or RB, who else will the Cowboys focus on covering.
Giants vs Redskins
Eli Manning - The Washington Redskins have allowed 301.4 passing yards per game and 23 passing scores.
Ahmad Bradshaw - Andre Brown on IR will mean more work for Bradshaw. He's a dual threat as well so he gain points in the air as well. Redskins have allowed the 3rd most points to Fantasy RBs this year.
Hakeem Nicks - 27 targets the last two games.
Victor Cruz - Redskins have allowed 23 passing scores.
Pierre Garcon - 5-for-93 with a score last week and he was still working through injury
Robert Griffin III - RG3 has eight touchdown passes in his last two games. He exploded in his first meeting with NYG
Alfred Morris - The New York Giants have allowed 114 yards per game, including 120 to Morris in the first meeting.
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