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 Here’s a look at some of the biggest names around the NFL regarding this coming fantasy football season. While you may not agree with some of this advice, over- paying for these players or avoiding these players could cost you your season. Fantasy football is all about where you’re getting your players, so if can you avoid over-paying and grab some late round steals, it puts you in a great position for the post-season. Mike Turner: Turner is about that age where fantasy value tends to start making turns for the worse and the experts are letting everyone know this. I think Turner is still a good pick and with nobody taking snaps away from him, unless he gets injured he should rush for over 1,000 yards again and see plenty of goal line carries. Turner is worth the risk, just don't over spend on him due to his age. The Falcons experimented with a pass heavy offense early last year and it didn't work out. Expect them to stay balanced and ground and pound with Turner. Tom Bra...
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