Originally posted on Patriots Extra  |  Last updated 12/21/12
QB Tom Brady If you can invent a reason to bench Brady during a week that most leagues play for their championship, more power to ya. The Jags haven’t been a train wreck against the pass, but it’s hard to envision a way they can hold Brady under 300 yards and 2-3 scores. WRs Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd Brady’s growing chemistry with Lloyd has been one of the underreported stories of the past few weeks, and it looks like they are finally in sync. Look for Lloyd to grab 6 passes for over 80 yards and a score. Welker has been fighting a bad case of the dropsies the past few weeks, but Brady has still looked his way often (the first half of Sunday night’s game notwithstanding). I think he’ll put up north of 70 yards, but a score is always a dicey proposition for Welker since others present better red zone targets. RBs Stevan Ridley, Danny Woodhead, Shane Vereen, Brandon Bolden While some Bills fans may take umbrage, I think the Jags have the league’s worst run defense....
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