Carolina vs Atlanta
Matt Ryan - 369 yards and three TDs in their first meeting.
Michael Turner - Every time we tell you to sit him he scores. So start at your own risk. But he's wore us down. We're starting him. Panthers, who have allowed the sixth-most fantasy points to backs
Jacquizz Rodgers -
Julio Jones - scored all six of his touchdowns and gained 614 of his 931 receiving yards away from Atlanta
Tony Gonzalez - 13 red zone targets are tied for sixth-most in the NFL
Cam Newton - NFL teams have figured him out. Carolina will need to throw to keep up. Unfortunately that means Cam will be limited on his runs.
DeAngelo Williams - 12 carries last week when he was the ONLY running back
Steve Smith - Atlanta hasn't given up a receiving TD in the last 3 games.
Roddy White - Zero TDs since week 4.J ulio dominates away game (very scientific) Carolina has given up the 7th fewest points to WRs this year.
Seattle vs Arizona
Russell Wilson - He has scored 20-plus fantasy points in three of his last four games, once of which came on the against the Chicago Bears.
Marshawn Lynch - Shonn Greene had over 100 yards against the Cardinals last week. Lynch is a much better RB
Rob Housler - Seattle has one of the best group of DBs in the league. AZ will have to find another receiving option
John Skelton - Seattle has the #2 pass defense in the NFL
Beanie Wells - Only AP has managed a decent game against Seattle at home. Wells is not AP
Larry Fitzgerald - He has a combined five catches, 65 yards and no touchdowns in his last three games
Sidney Rice - Cardinal's have the 3rd ranked pass defense. They'll force Wilson to spread it around and use his legs.
Green Bay vs Lions
Matthew Stafford - Stafford is averaging 311.7 yards a game.
Calvin Johnson - averaging 154.8 yards in his past four game
Greg Jennings - the Lions have giving up more than 30 points in three of their last four games
Randall Cobb - He's the healthiest WR on the roster. Oh and he's pretty good.
Jermichael Finley - The Lion's have given up the third most fantasy points to TEs this year.
Mikel Leshoure - Leshoure has only had two games over 80 yards this season. Without TDs he's worthless.
Brandon Pettigrew - The Packers have held him to 27 or fewer yards in three of their last four meetings,
Alex Green - He lost his job to James Starks. getting it back by default doesn't make him any better.
James Jones - A boom-or-bust and touchdown-dependent producer
Vikings vs Chicago
Adrian Peterson - Even though the Bears have allowed the 3rd fewest points to RBs, Peterson IS the offense
Kyle Rudolph - He's scored one touchdown and double-digit fantasy points in three straight games
Brandon Marshall -
Matt Forte -. Vikings rush defense has given up 236 yards and three touchdowns the past two weeks
Christian Ponder - no Percy Harvin
Jay Cutler - Vikings defense has held opposing quarterbacks to one passing touchdown or fewer in seven games
Colts vs Titans
Andrew Luck - Titans have given up the second most passing TDs in the league.
Vick Ballard - D. Brown is out and the Titans have the 23rd ranked run D.
Kendall Wright - 18 targets and 11 receptions last two week
Donnie Avery - 14 targets last week
Chris Johnson - Indy has allowed the sixth-most rushing touchdowns this season and the eighth-most fantasy points to opposing RBs
Jake Locker - In three of their last four games, the Colts have allowed at least 300 yards passing
TY Hilton - Avery plays, TY gets nothing. Unless Luck throws for 400 yards again
Jared Cook - The Colt's have allowed the third-fewest fantasy points to tight ends at home
Rams vs Buffalo
Steven Jackson - Had 21 carries against the 49ers last week. Buffalo has the 30th ranked run defense.
Chris Givens - 11 receptions last week
CJ Spiller - Rams, have allowed the third-most total touchdowns and an average of close to 20 fantasy points per game to opposing running backs
Ryan Fitzpatrick - The Rams have actually been pretty stout against the pass in road contests, allowing an average of just over 13 fantasy points per game to opposing quarterbacks.
Fred Jackson - Bad weather may have given Jackson a few more carries than he'll see this week.
Sam Bradford - Buffalo in December. Since Mario Williams has become healthy the Buffalo D. has looked much better.
New England vs Houston
Tom Brady -
Wes Welker - #1 passing offense in the league. 18 targets last week
Andre Johnson - he's averaged eight receptions and 119 yards per game since Week 6
Matt Schaub - Patriots have the 29th ranked pass defense and a top 10 run defense.
Owen Daniels - The Patriots have allowed the second-most fantasy points to tight ends at home this season.
Arian Foster - leads the league in fantasy points, but NE will focus on shutting him down. They have a top 10 run defense
Stevan Ridley - Houston has the 6yh ranked run offense. Brady will be throwing the ball a ton
Jacksonville vs NY Jets
Marcedes Lewis - receiving more and more targets. The running game is a joke and Henne has looked like... well not Henne
Chad Henne - Time to sit Henne. He'll be facing the Jets 4th ranked pass defense. Les than 200 yards a game.
Rashad Jennings -
Mark Sanchez -
Shonn Greene - 24 carries last week, With the passing game in shambles, the Jets will lean on the run.
Justin Blackmon - This week he faces Antonio Cromartie... no thanks
Cecil Shorts - 12 targets last week, but it looks like he may not play
Dustin Keller -
Based on all of the poor performances on Thursday night, we're really not happy about playing anyone on either of these teams
Oakland vs Denver
Peyton Manning -
Knowshon Moreno - 40 carries in the last two weeks
Demaryius Thomas - over 100 yards in their first meeting. Plus he's had 4 TDs in his last 3 games.
Brandon Myers - 244 yards and four touchdowns. in the last 3 games
Carson Palmer Denver has the 6th ranked pass defense. Pa;mer struggled against them in their first meeting
Denarius Moore - How many times is this guy going to lay an egg before you avoid him? No more than 5 catches in a game this year and he's only done that twice.
Darren McFadden - Limited touches in his first game back
Marcel Reece - DMC is Back, Goodson is back.
Eric Decker 4, 5, 8, 2 targets the last 4 weeks.
Brandon Stokely - seems to be eating into Decker's targets
Jacob Tamme - Fools gold. He had a good game last week but that was against the worst passing D in the league.
Cincinnati vs Dallas
Andy Dalton - 409 passing yards, seven touchdowns and no interceptions in his last two home games
BenJarvus Green-Ellis - 100 yards three straight weeks, Dallas will be more focused on topping AJ Green
A.J. Green -
Jermaine Gresham - three touchdowns in the past four weeks.
DeMarco Murray - the Bengals D is tough against the pass and lead the league in sacks. they will lean on the running game to keep Romo alive.
Tony Romo - Cincy leads the lead in sacks. have not allowed a 100 yard receiver or runner since their bye week
Dez Bryant - Dallas should attempt to slow down Cincy's pass rush by running the ball a ton this week.
Miles Austin - Austin has scored once in his last five games
Jason Witten - No stats to back this up, but we just feel Cincy is going to make Romo look like dirt. All his receiving options will suffer.
Cleveland vs Kansas City
Brandon Weeden -
Trent Richardson - 28th ranked run defense and Richardson is getting a ton of touches.
Josh Gordon - 15 receptions in the past three games Kansas City secondary is bad. 9-12 #1 WRs have scored double digit points against KC.
Jamaal Charles - three 100 yard games in the past 4 weeks.
Ben Watson - He's a gun slinger.
Dwayne Bowe - no more than 6.50 points in a single game since Week 4
Redskins vs Baltimore
Robert Griffin III -
Alfred Morris - Five 100 yard game, more than any other rookie RB.
Pierre Garcon - 17 targets the past 2 week.
Dennis Pitta - the Redskins, have allowed more fantasy points to tight ends at home than any other team in the league.
Joe Flacco - All of his road games can't be flops. The Redskins pass defense is susceptible to the deep ball and Flacco loves to show off his arm strength.
Torrey Smith - The Redskins pass defense is prone to giving up the big play. that's Smith's bread and butter.
Anquan Boldin - the last two weeks, the Redskins have allowed wide receivers to catch 31 balls for 453 yards and two scores
Ray Rice - Washington has the #4 ranked rush defense. Only 12 carries last week
Eagle vs Tampa
Nick Foles - Tampa has the worst pass defense in the league
Bryce Brown - Tampa has the #1 run defense in the league. He's in for a rough week.
Doug Martin -
Vincent Jackson - only two teams have allowed more receiving TDs than the eagles.
Mike Williams - targeted a ton the past couple of games.
Brent Celek - 7 catches last week, and Tampa has the worst passing D in the league.
Josh Freeman - Eagles defense has allowed 25-plus fantasy points to quarterbacks in each of the last three weeks.
Dallas Clark - In his last four games, Clark has scored three touchdowns.
Giants vs Saints
Eli Manning - last two games, throwing for 529 yards and four touchdowns. Saints have the 30th ranked pass defense.
Ahmad Bradshaw - He's getting almost all the touches out of the backfield.
Hakeem Nicks - 19 catches the last three weeks. Redskins have allowed the econd most yards to wideouts this year.
Victor Cruz - - tore it up against the Redskins subpar pass defense. the Saints pass D isn't much better
Martellus Bennett - New Orleans' defense has surrendered 321 yards and four touchdowns to opposing tight ends over the past four games.
Drew Brees - The Saints have 732 passing yards in the past two meetings
Darren Sproles - nine targets last week
Marques Colston - 281 yards and two touchdowns against the Giants in three career games
Chris Ivory -
Miami vs San Francisco
Collin Kaepernick - Dual threat QB is a lock to put up good numbers
Frank Gore - 8th best run defense in the NFL
Michael Crabtree - over 100 yards last wek. Maybe he and Kaepernick are on the same page now
Mario Manningham - Not a huge game but better than expected. San Fran will controll the time of possession, and give their offense a ton of opportunities
Reggie Bush - The 49ers are just too good and the Dolphins don't have enough weapons. they'll focus on shutting Bush down.
Vernon Davis - He had that great game against Chicago but has stunk it up the rest of the year.
Brian Hartline -
Ryan Tannehill - San Fran has the #2 Pass defense
Pittsburg vs San Diego
Ben Roth - Could have played last week. He's ready to go.
Jonathan Dwyer - 19 carries and a TD last week. Should get even more action this week
Mike Wallace - Big Ben has found Wallace for touchdowns six times this season, including twice in his last two games before getting hurt.
Philip Rivers - Steelers have the #1 ranked pass defense. Rivers is a turnover / meltdown machine.
Ryan Mathews - hasn't posted double-digit fantasy points since Week 5
Danario Alexander - Steelers have the #1 ranked pass defense.
Robert Meachem -
Antonio Gates - only 417 receiving yards and four touchdowns for the season
Heath Miller - Chargers have allowed the 3rd fewest points to TEs
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