Originally posted on Patriots Extra  |  Last updated 9/7/12

NEW ORLEANS - NOVEMBER 30: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots warms ups against the New Orleans Saints at Louisana Superdome on November 30, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
QB Tom Brady Fantasy owners invested top dollar to get Brady in drafts and auctions, and for good reason. He’ll start to deliver on that investment this week, but it would be wise to temper expectations to 3 TDs and around 300 yards. The Titans could fall behind early, which might limit the number of pass attempts in the second half. However, if the Titans can hang around, their pass rush is weak enough to give Brady the time he needs for a gigantic day. WRs Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd Welker is always good for a solid 6-7 catches, 90+ yards and a possible score. He may have a little rust in his first game after barely sniffing the field in the preseason, but he should still be worth a start for fantasy owners. Lloyd is a bit dicier. The Titans do a decent job of limiting big plays, but their pass rush is non-existent. I think Lloyd could get loose for a long score to finish with a line of 4 catches and 80 yards. RB Stevan Ridley I haven’t been shy about my bull...
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