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Starting Points for Week 13

Quarterbacks Get ’em active … Eli Manning (at Green Bay) — The Green Bay Packers have a league high 22 interceptions this year, but they have also given up 303 yards passing (second most) and 1.72 touchdowns (sixth most) per game through the air. The thing that has turned Manning into an elite quarterback this […]

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Waiver Wire: Healthy options are dwindling

Michael Vick has missed the past two games with injured ribs, and he will likely be out again in Week 13 since the Eagles play on Thursday night at Seattle. That will allow Vince Young to start against the Seahawks. We had Young as a sleeper in Week 12 against New England, and he responded […]

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Four Quarters: Fantasy is a 50/50 proposition

First Quarter — Surprises of the Week Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez entered their Week 12 showdown with a combined four touchdown passes and 11 interceptions in November. The duo combined for seven touchdown passes and one interception Sunday … Congrats to the 18 percent of Fantasy owners that started Redskins […]

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Into the deep for Week 12

Every week I’ll dive into some sleepers beyond what we write in Start ‘Em and Sit ‘Em to help some of you in deeper leagues. Some weeks will have more guys than others, but this should be helpful for those owners in 14- and 16-team leagues. Quarterback Josh Freeman (at TEN): The Titans have been […]

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Starting Points for Week 12

Get ’em active … Matt Ryan (vs. Minnesota) — To quote the Macho Man Randy Savage, “The beat goes on and the beat goes on and the beat goes on, yeah.” We went with Matt Ryan as the start at quarterback last week and got another very solid game, so I am calling for the […]

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Week 12 Start ‘Em or Sit ‘Em (WR, TE & DEF)

Wide receiver Start ‘Em Week 12 sleeper WRs Early Doucet, ARI at STL Damian Williams, TEN vs. TB Plaxico Burress, NYJ vs. BUF Santana Moss, WAS at SEA Riley Cooper, PHI vs. NE Andre Johnson (at JAC): You’ve been waiting for this moment since Week 4 when Johnson hurt his hamstring against Pittsburgh, and he’s […]

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Week 12 Start’em or Sit’em (QB & RB)

Quarterback Start ‘Em Week 12 sleeper QBs Josh Freeman, TB at TEN Vince Young, PHI vs. NE Matt Leinart, HOU at JAC Ben Roethlisberger (at KC): We’ll find out if Roethlisberger has any problems with his broken thumb, but he expects to be fine and we agree. He has at least 18 Fantasy points in […]

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Waiver Wire: Mr. Smith comes back to Motown

Welcome back, Kevin Smith. It’s good to see you again. It will be good to have you owned in all Fantasy leagues for Week 12. Smith, who spent three years in Detroit, did not have a team when the season started, and the Lions decided to bring him back in Week 10 with Jahvid Best […]

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Four Quarters: Didn’t count on Smith

First Quarter – Surprises of the Week What has gotten into Matt Moore? The Dolphins quarterback has a pair of three-touchdown games in November, totaling six touchdowns and one interception this month … Chris Ogbonnaya became just the third running back this year to rush for 100-plus yards against the Jaguars, joining Rashard Mendenhall and […]

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Into the deep for Week 11

Quarterback Christian Ponder (vs. OAK): This is a bad week for Fantasy quarterbacks with Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger on a bye, Tim Tebow facing a tough opponent in the Jets and Michael Vick (ribs) likely out. That could leave Fantasy owners looking for help, and Ponder has a quality matchup against the Raiders. Seven […]

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