Sneaky Week 13 Fantasy Football Pick-ups

Nov 28, 2010

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If your roster is pretty much set this week you may want to take a peak ahead to next week. I know you hear the phrase one opponent at a time, but that’s not the case in fantasyland. While people are struggling to fill out this week’s roster, be proactive and get a step ahead of them. Here are some targets with favorable Week 13 match-ups.
Josh Freeman, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Freeman probably isn’t a popular choice this week as he’s facing Baltimore’s tenth ranked pass defense (210 yards allowed per game. Next week though, he takes on Atlanta’s 24th ranked pass defense (244.1). The last time he faced them he threw for 189 yards and two touchdowns with two interceptions. He added 26 yards on the ground.
Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams
Bradford is likely on the radar this week against Denver’s 20th ranked pass defense (232.1), but next week’s game is even juicier. He takes on Arizona’s 27th ranked pass defense (261.7). He struggled with three interceptions in their first meeting back in week one, but he threw for 253 yards.
Tim Hightower, Arizona Cardinals
Beanie Wells returned last week, but Hightower was still heavily featured with 12 carries for 62 yards and three catches for 24 yards. If Beanie aggravates the injury against the Niners on Monday, Hightower would be in line to start next week against the Rams.
Steve Breaston, Arizona Cardinals
Breaston has at least 92 yards in three of his past four games. He should deliver again against the Broncos, which should make him a popular waiver addition. He’s a player that’s worth owning down the stretch, so why not add him now.
Derek Hagan, New York Giants
Hagan is likely to benefit from the Giants’ injuries at wide receiver. If you wait until after he faces Jacksonville’s 27th ranked pass defense (264.6), you’ll have more competition to secure his services against Washington’s 29th ranked pass defense (280.1) next week.
Ben Obomanu, Seattle Seahawks
If Mike Williams is unable to go, Obomanu could get a big boost in targets against the Chiefs. If he’s successful, he’d be a popular waiver pick for next week’s game against Carolina.
Kevin Boss, New York Giants
Hagan isn’t the only player that should get a boost from the absence of Hakeem Nicks and Steve Smith. Boss should be more involved, and his date with Washington next week is enticing.
Dustin Keller, New York Jets
Keller already played, and caught four passes for 49 yards against the Bengals. Next week he takes on the Patriots, who he torched for 115 yards in week two.
Seattle Seahawks Defense
I wouldn’t expect Seattle to be a  hot commodity this week taking on the Chiefs’ explosive offense. Next week though, they get to face Carolina. If you like to play the match-up game with your defense, you should secure them this week.

Also check out:

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  • Week 13 Fantasy RB Rankings
  • Week 13 Fantasy WR Rankings
  • Week 13 Fantasy TE Rankings
  • Week 13 Fantasy K Rankings
  • Week 13 Fantasy DEF Rankings
  • Week 13 Fantasy IDP Rankings
  • Week 13 Start/Sit Advice
  • Week 13 Fantasy Sleepers
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