Through five weeks, our Position vs. Fantasy Defensive Points Allowed tool is solidifying as a resource to help you find good matchups. It'll get stronger as the season progresses, as we'll have less reason to say things like, "But they had a game against Gronk and Hernandez - of course they give up a million points to tight ends!"
As always, please remember that the players listed are mostly meant to be borderline guys, who need reasons for you to play or bench them. You won't see recommendations to start Calvin Johnson and Arian Foster, because you should always start Calvin Johnson and Arian Foster. Make sense? Good.
Note: The fantasy points per game (FPPG) referenced below are from FOXSports.com standard leagues.
Week 6 Byes: Panthers, Bears, Jaguars, Saints
Thursday game: Steelers at Titans
Stay away: Joe Flacco, Ravens (vs. Cowboys)
Flacco has been a breakout performer so far, averaging 291 passing yards per game and tossing seven touchdowns. However, thi...