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Buffalo Bills 19, Miami Dolphins 14
Dolphins- Unless you're in a PPR league, you shouldn't be starting any Dolphins. If you're in a PPR league and in a jam, feel free to use WR Brian Hartline and Davone Bess.
Bills- WR Stevie Johnson has 6 or more receptions in six games this season.
Atlanta Falcons 23, Arizona Cardinals 19
Cardinals- RB LaRod Stephens-Howling has scored a rushing TD in three of his last four games.
Falcons- Over his last five games, QB Matt Ryan has thrown 7 TDs and 9 INT. In two of those games, he didn't throw a TD.
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Dallas Cowboys 23, Cleveland Browns 20
Browns- RB Trent Richardson has recorded six receptions in back-to-back games and has 37 receptions on the season. He is quickly becoming a PPR monster.
Cowboys- QB Tony Romo has only had one game in which he hasn't thrown a TD. But, Romo has only thrown multiple TDs in three games this season.
Green Bay Packers 24, Detroit Lions 20
Packers- With WR Greg Jennings out, Randall Cobb has exploded. Cobb has TDs in his last four games (6 total over that span).
Lions- After struggling early, WR Calvin Johnson has had three consecutive 100+ yard games. Look for him to continue this production down the stretch.
Cincinatti Bengals 28, Kansas City Chiefs 6
Bengals- QB Andy Dalton has only one game in which he hasn't thrown a TD (WK 1 against Baltimore). Dalton has six games with multiple TD passes.
Chiefs- WR Dwayne Bowe hasn't caught a TD pass since 9/30.
New York Jets 27, St. Louis Rams 13
Jets- Continue to leave your Jets on the bench in the player pool.
Rams- WR Danny Amendola has only played seven games this season. However, Amendola has only one game in which he's recorded less than 5 receptions.
Washington Redskins 31, Philadelphia Eagles 6
Eagles- RB LeSean McCoy has only eclipsed 100+ yards rushing in three games this season.
Redskins- RB Alfred Morris has rushed for over 76 yards in all but two games this season.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27, Carolina Panthers 21
Buccaneers- QB Josh Freeman has thrown multiple TD passes in six straight games (16 TDs over that span).
Panthers- After starting the season with two consecutive 100+ yard receiving games, WR Steve Smith has had only one 100 yard receiving game.
Houston Texans 43, Jacksonville Jaguars 37
Jaguars- WR Cecil Shorts has scored TDs in three of his last five games.
Texans- WR Andre Johnson has 10+ targets in five straight games.
New Orleans Saints 38, Oakland Raiders 17
Saints- QB Drew Brees has thrown multiple TD passes in eight consecutive games (24 TDs over that span).
Raiders- TE Brandon Myers has recorded five or more receptions in seven games this season. Myers has been targeted 67 times and has 50 receptions on the season.
Denver Broncos 30, San Diego Chargers 23
Chargers- WR Danario Alexander has 12 receptions, 230 yards and 3 TDs in his last two games.
Broncos- WR Brandon Stokely has a TD reception in three of his last five games.
New England Patriots 59, Indianapolis Colts 24
Colts- WR T.Y. Hilton has two 100+ receiving yard games in his last three. In the one non 100 yard game, HIlton put up zero receptions.
Patriots- WR Wes Welker has eight consecutive games with 6+ receptions.
Baltimore Ravens 13, Pittsburgh Steelers 10
Ravens- RB Ray Rice hasn't had a 100+ yard rushing game since 10/7.
Steelers- With QB Ben Roethlisberger out, I wouldn't trust any Steelers in my starting lineup.
San Francisco 49ers 32, Chicago Bears 7
Bears- WR Brandon Marshall needs QB Jay Cutler in the lineup to be effective.
49ers- I wouldn't hesitate starting QB Colin Kaepernick as long as Alex Smith is out. However, if Smith is in the mix, neither of them are worth fantasy consideration.