Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/19/13
START 'EMTre Madden - USC vs. Utah StateMadden has gone over 100 yards rushing in three straight games and is sitting atop the USC depth chart. His chances of a 4th straight 100-yard rushing game seem very good against a Utah State defense that may be overmatched in this contest. Look for Madden to be a nice play in BCS only leagues this week.STAFF PICK – KEVIN MOUNT          Charles Ross – Rice vs. KansasRoss is averaging 132 yards per game on the ground and has scored four times through his first two games of 2013. He could continue his torrid pace this week against a Houston defense that is anything but stellar. Look for a bunch of points and yards to be had in this game and for Ross to be right in the middle of it all.STAFF PICK – KEVIN MOUNT         Tyler Gaffney-Stanford vs. Arizona StateGaffney is a borderline stud in my book and one more big game would move him to the stud/must start every week list. He should have success against a Sun Devil defense that got gashed for 231 rushing yards by Wisconsin last week.STAFF PICK – RYAN MOSSKeith Marshall- Georgia vs. North TexasAs the Bulldogs number two running back, Marshall has had two decent games to start the season. I expect him to have a big game against North Texas this week. UGA should win this one easily. With LSU coming up next week, coach Mark Richt shouldn’t want star running back Todd Gurley to take too much of a pounding.STAFF PICK – RYAN MOSSSIT 'EMTre Mason – Auburn vs. LSUMason has been a fantasy disappointment this year. He has not gone over 100 yards rushing in a game yet and is sharing carries with Corey Grant. Don’t expect things to get much better with LSU on the slate. Stay away from Mason for the foreseeable future.STAFF PICK – KEVIN MOUNT         Trayion Durham –Kent State vs. Penn StateDurham and the Kent State rushing attack are struggling mightily and that doesn’t figure to get any better against Penn State this week. The Nittany Lions defense will look to put the clamps on Durham and shut down the Kent State offense. There are probably better options this week than Durham.STAFF PICK – KEVIN MOUNT          Rajion Neal- Tennessee vs. FloridaNeal started the season hot against inferior competition, but struggled against Oregon last week. Things don’t get any easier this week against a ferocious Florida run defense. Leave Neal on the bench this week.STAFF PICK – RYAN MOSSJoe Hill- Utah State vs. USCThere were high expectations for Hill this season and he is yet to live up to them with only 247 total yards and one touchdown in three games. He faces a stout USC run defense that is allowing less than 50 rushing yards per game. STAFF PICK – RYAN MOSS 
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