Originally posted on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 10/10/13
Start Vincent Jackson vs. Eagles. The Eagles are allowing a league-high 1207 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns to opposing wide-outs. I know that the Buccs are working with a fresh, rookie QB but they have shown that they have faith in him after severing ties with Freeman. Both Jackson and Mike Williams are good fantasy starts assuming they are both healthy. Start DeAndre Hopkins vs. Rams. This is a particularly interesting matchup. The Rams have allowed 8 receiving TDs to opposing wide-outs in 2013 (2nd-NFC) and the Texans’ primary redzone guy (Owen Daniels) was placed on IR this week. Stud WR Andre Johnson has only caught 1 pass this season in the redzone and it resulted in -1 yards, not a score. On the other hand, DeAndre Hopkins has scored in the redzone and seems to be the team’s go-to-WR in scoring territory. Don’t expect monster numbers from this up-and-coming rookie, but he should find the endzone and is a good play at Flex this week. Start A.J. Green vs. Bills. Green i...
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