Found December 12, 2012 on Football Nation:
Congratulations! You have made your fantasy football playoffs. Now is not the time to try something new. That being said, Thursday Night Football gives you the Philadelphia Eagles against the slipping Cincinnati Bengals. Do you have a play here?QuarterbacksOkay last week Nick Foles was the No. 2 fantasy quarterback. He threw for 381 yards with two passing touchdowns and one running touchdown.Steady big boy, those stats were against one of the weakest passing defenses in the league. Don't get me wrong, Foles looked good. But who are you going to sit? If you are in the playoffs, your quarterback got you there. If you have traveled to the playoffs on the back of Robert Griffin III, don't jump off now. Yes, he may be a little banged up. Yes, he screamed "like a man" when injured. But this is RGIII against the Cleveland Browns.His dad said he will play. Keep an eye on what Mike Shanahan says. If RGIII is playing you are playing him. Flirt all you want with Foles, you ar...
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