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Week 16 Fantasy Football Start and Sit

This is it (in most places, anyway). Your fantasy football playoffs are set to wrap up, and whether you’re battling for third place, are further down the consolation ladder, or your aiming to be a champion each decision takes on added, final, relevance this week. With that in mind, our Week 16 Fantasy Football Start and Sit assesses each position for players whose context may improve...
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Broncos Resting Peyton On Thursday's Practice

Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning did not practice Thursday.Fantasy Spin:Manning is coming off an illness and a thigh bruise and was given the day off to rest. He should be good to go in Week 16.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
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Edelman Is Practicing Heading Into Week 15 Despite Concussion

Patriots wideout Julian Edelman (seven catches for 88 yards and a touchdown in Week 15) is practicing Thursday.Fantasy Spin:Edelman is dealing with a concussion issue and we don't know how much of the protocol has been completed.
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Polk Taking Over Goal-Line Duties For Eagles

Eagles running back LeSean McCoy admitted to CSN Philadelphia that backup running back Chris Polk is taking over as the team's goal-line runner.Fantasy Spin:Polk played just three snaps versus the Cowboys in Week 15, but he scored on two of them. Another goal-line carry went to Darren Sproles who scored. McCoy will continue to lead the team in rushing, but the emergence of Polk and...
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A.J. Green Misses Practice With Illness

Bengals receiver A.J. Green missed Thursday's practice.Fantasy Spin:No official word, but Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson thinks he's under the weather. He's still expected to play Sunday.
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Rashad Jennings Doubtful For Week 16

Giants running back Rashad Jennings re-injured his ankle last weekend and is doubtful for Sunday of Week 16.Fantasy Spin:Jenning has missed both the Wednesday and Thursday practices. Andre Williams will get the work and is a viable fantasy option.
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles’ LeSean McCoy Confirms Chris Polk Getting Goal-Line Carries

Eagles’ LeSean McCoy Confirms Chris Polk Getting Goal-Line Carries Philadelphia Eagles’ running back LeSean McCoy hasn’t exactly panned out as your overall No. 1 draft pick this season. One more factor to add into the woes of McCoy owners is fellow running back Chris Polk, who will now be getting … The post Eagles’ LeSean McCoy Confirms Chris Polk Getting Goal-Line Carries...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan Won’t Watch Game Tapes With Tom Brady Cursing

The 3-11 New York Jets are major underdogs coming into their Week 16 matchup against the 11-3 New England Patriots. So what better to do to not prepare for a contest with your AFC East rival than not watch the game tapes? That’s exactly what Jets’ coach Rex Ryan isn’t … The post Rex Ryan Won’t Watch Game Tapes With Tom Brady Cursing appeared first on Fantasy Football Chick.
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Jay Cutler is Out but is Jimmy Clausen the Answer in Fantasy Football?

Jay Cutler is Out but is Jimmy Clausen the Answer in Fantasy Football? After a disastrous losing record, Chicago Bears’ quarterback Jay Cutler found his way to the pines this week, getting benched for to make room for backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen to start in Week 16. This probably comes … The post Jay Cutler is Out but is Jimmy Clausen the Answer in Fantasy Football? appeared...
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2014 Fantasy Football Daily Fix: Week 16 Tight Ends

It is on to week 16 of Daily Fantasy Football at DraftKings. I’m back again this week to offer my picks for the Tight End position at DraftKings. Read on to see what we should do for Week 16. I’ve also added a quick look at the Thursday game options at the end of the column. Also, note that there is a Saturday doubleheader as well and there are options to play the Thursday through...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bet the Mortgage: Week 16, 2014 NFL Best Bets

So at the beginning of the season, Tony proclaimed that he found breaking even boring and said by season’s end he hoped to have either doubled his imaginary bankroll or crapped out completely. Gambling is a funny thing, though, and with two weeks left in the 2014 campaign, here he sits, $300 below the original pretend $10,000 that we started with. All of this is cute and nice –...
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Bo Mitchell Week 16 Fantasy Football Position Rankings

We’ve made it to championship weekend. Below are my position rankings for week 16. Here you can find rankings from Anthony Maggio). We’ll do the best we can to adjust throughout the week to account for news, injuries, etc. Post questions in the comments below or on Twitter @Bo_Mitchell. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers at Tampa Bay Andrew Luck at Dallas Drew Brees vs. Atlanta Tom Brady...
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Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones Remains a Game-Time Decision

Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones Remains a Game-Time Decision Not only is Atlanta Falcons’ wide receiver Julio Jones going to be a game-time decision, but the other Falcons’ wideouts, Roddy White and Harry Douglas missed practice today along with Jones. #Falcons WR Julio Jones (hip) will be a … The post Falcons’ Receivers Don’t Practice and Julio Jones...
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Bears Bench Cutler, Will Start Jimmy Clausen

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has been benched according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.Fantasy Spin:Hard to believe Cutler is being benched considering he is in his first year of a, seven-year, $127 million contract extension. Cutler has obviously regressed in the second year of Marc Trestman's offense, but with his contract guaranteed for the next two seasons, the Bears are stuck with...
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2014 Fantasy Football: Week 16 Thursday Night Football Preview

Delanie WalkerSource: Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America Thursday December 18, 2014 Tennessee Titans @ Jacksonville Jaguars These Thursday night games are going from bad to worse. The Titans and Jags…I’m not sure you could possibly come up with a game that would get lower ratings. Two terrible and terribly unpopular teams with little to no talent to even entice people...
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Watch: Rob Gronkowski Demands a Big Sausage on “Top Chef”

Guest starring as a judge on the next episode of the show “Top Chef”, New England Patriots’ jumbo-sized tight end, Rob Gronkowski says he needs a big sausage. Rob Gronkowski needs a big sausage. http://t.co/06PmL4P0bR https://t.co/4x5KtmE4lt — SB Nation (@SBNation) December 17, 2014 I’m sure this had something to do with a … The post Watch: Rob Gronkowski Demands a Big...
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Chicago Bears Bench Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen to Start

WHOA! Not totally a shocking move from an NFL standpoint, but the Chicago Bears are benching Jay Cutler, a top 10 fantasy QB (i know i know) for Jimmy Clausen!  Sorry Matt Forte, Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett owners in the Fantasy Football Championship! Take it away Twitter!Tweets about jay cutler
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Cam Newton Back At Practice Heading Into Week 15

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (back) returned to practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:It was a limited session, but progress nonetheless. While we expect Newton to give it a go Sunday against the Browns, owners should monitor his progress throughout the week
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Hilton Sitting Out Of Practice Heading Into Week 15

Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton (hamstring) did practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:No cause for concern yet, but we would like to see him back at practice by Friday at the latest.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Murray Already Practicing After Hand Surgery

Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (hand) practiced on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:He did all the individual drills and caught passes out of the backfield. Murray is shaping up to suit up, but there is a chance he will be limited. Stay tuned.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss
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