Jimmy Garoppolo
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There were some unheralded heroes this week. There always are. Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters.
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Matt Breida, RB, San Francisco 49ers
Keelan Cole, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
Josh Doctson, WR, Washington Redskins
Jimmy Garoppolo, QB, San Francisco 49ers
Antonio Gates, TE, Los Angeles Chargers
Mike Gillislee, RB, New England Patriots
Chris Godwin, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Dede Westbrook, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
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John Brown, WR, Arizona Cardinals
Michael Campanaro, WR, Baltimore Ravens
Corey Davis, WR, Tennessee Titans
Jakeem Grant, WR, Miami Dolphins
Ryan Grant, WR, Washington Redskins
Tion Green, RB, Detroit Lions
Kyle Juszczyk, RB, San Francisco 49ers
George Kittle, TE, San Francisco 49ers
James O’Shaughnessy, TE, Jacksonville Jaguars
Jaelen Strong, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
Trent Taylor, WR, San Francisco 49ers
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Adam Thielen
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There were some unheralded heroes this week. There always are. Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters.
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Matt Barkley, QB, Chicago Bears – 323 yards, 2 TDs, 5 INTs. Averaging 342.5 yards and  TDs in the past two games.
Alfred Blue, RB, Houston Texans – 90 total yards, TD.
Brandon LaFell, WR, Cincinnati Bengals – 6 catches for 130 yards, TD.
J.J. Nelson, WR, Arizona Cardinals – 3 catches for 132 yards, TD. Four straight games with a score.
Jazquizz Rodgers, RB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers – 78 total yards, TD.
Kenny Stills, WR, Miami Dolphins – 3 catches for 35 yards, TD. Scored in three straight and four of the last five games.
Adam Thielen, WR, Minnesota Vikings – 12 catches for 202 yards, 2 TDs.
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Nelson Agholor, WR, Philadelphia Eagles – 2 catches for 47 yards, TD.
Travis Benjamin, WR, San Diego Chargers – 3 catches for 75 yards.
Blake Bortles, QB, Jacksonville Jaguars – 325 yards, TD, TD catch.
Mack Brown, RB, Washington Redskins – 82 yards, TD.
Travaris Cadet, WR, New Orleans Saints – 2 catches for 16 yards, TD.
Victor Cruz, WR, New York Giants – 8 catches for 84 yards.
Kenyan Drake, RB, Miami Dolphins – 56 yards, TD.
Demetrius Harris, TE, Kansas City Chiefs – 6 catches for 37 yards, TD.
Andre Holmes, WR, Oakland Raiders – 3 catches for 33 yards, TD.
Colin Kaepernick, QB, San Francisco 49ers – 266 yards, 2 TDs, 15 yards rushing, TD. Faces Seattle this week.
Jermiane Kearse, WR, Seattle Seahawks – 4 catches for 37 yards, TD.
Joshua Perkins, TE, Atlanta Falcons – 2 catches for 34 yards, TD.
Paul Richardson, WR, Seattle Seahawks – 4 catches for 42 yards, TD.
Richard Rodgers, TE, Green Bay Packers – 2 catches for 20 yards, TD.
Rod Streater, WR, San Francisco 49ers – 6 catches for 63 yards, TD.
Chris Thompson, RB, Washington Redskins – 37 total yards, 2 TDs.
Deonte Thompson, WR, Chicago Bears – 3 catches for 34 yards, TD.
Clive Walford, TE, Oakland Raiders – 2 catches for 20 yards, TD.
DeAndre Washington, RB, Oakland Raiders – 117 total yards, 2 TDs.
James White, RB, New England Patriots – 46 total yards, TD.
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DuJuan Harris
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There were some unheralded heroes on Sunday. There always are. Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters for those of you that play the season out.
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Kirk Cousins, QB, Washington Redskins: 365 yards, 4 TDs. Back-to-back 4 TD games, three straight 300 yard games.
Isaiah Crowell, RB, Cleveland Browns: 88 yards and TD, two big games in his past three
DuJuan Harris, RB, San Francisco 49ers: 84 total yards
Charles Sims, RB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 117 total yards and TD, solid PPR option
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Johnny Manziel, QB, Cleveland Browns:  136 yards passing, 108 yards rushing
Travaris Cadet, RB, New Orleans Saints: 75 total yards, TD
Mike Gillislee, RB, Buffalo Bills: 109 total yards, TD
Jerick McKinnon, RB, Minnesota Vikings: 97 total yards, 2 TDs
Pierre Thomas, RB, Washington Redskins: 89 total yards
Vance McDonald, TE, San Francisco 49ers: 61 yards, TD
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There were some unusual heroes on Sunday. There always are. Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters (for the league’s that play the full season).
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Shaun Hill, QB, Detroit Lions
Hill returned to throw for 222 yards and a pair of touchdowns. He added ten yards on the ground. He’s been effective when he’s been healthy. He makes a decent Week 17 start against the fading Vikings.
Ruling:  Get ‘em.
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Tim Tebow, QB, Denver Broncos

Tebow threw for 308 yards and a touchdown against. He added 27 yards and a score on the ground. He has a tough draw against San Diego next week, so I wouldn’t roll with him.
Ruling:  Don’t Sweat ‘em.
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Dominic Rhodes, RB, Indianapolis Colts
Rhodes ran for 98 yards on 17 carries. You have to add him in case he gets the start next week, but this smells like a situation to avoid.
Ruling:  Get ‘em.
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John Kuhn, RB, Green Bay Packers
Kuhn had 22 yards on six carries with a pair of touchdowns. He added seven yards on two catches for another score. I still don’t trust him to have a good game against the Bears.
Ruling:  Don’t Sweat ‘em. continue reading »


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