Found September 19, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
According to Jason Wilde of, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said James Starks "will get the starting opportunity this week" against the Bengals.Fantasy Spin:Eddie Lacy is expected to miss Sunday's game with a concussion so he can get several weeks of rest (Green Bay has a Week 4 bye). Starks is a solid flex option Sunday, even against Cincinnati's tough defensive front.

James Starks will start this week for the Packers

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy announced that James Starks will be their starting running back this week. McCarthy says James Starks "will get the starting opportunity this week," regardless of Lacy's status, evidently. #Packers — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) September 18, 2013 Starks played great this past week after coming in for Eddie Lacy who ended up suffering...

James Starks ready to prove himself as starting RB

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It's only Week 3 of the regular season, but the Green Bay Packers are already on Plan C at running back. With DuJuan Harris on injured reserve and Eddie Lacy recovering from a concussion, the Packers are turning to James Starks as their new starter in the backfield. After Starks' 132-yard rushing performance Sunday against Washington, though, Plan C doesn...

James Starks Will Start At RB For Packers In Week 3

Packers HC Mike McCarthy announced that RB James Starks will get the “starting opportunity this week” against the Bengals. “Starks is someone I look at as a starter with an ability to run as many times as needed,” McCarthy said, per Jason Wilde. “He’ll get starting opportunity this week.” Eddie Lacy suffered a concussion last weekend and hasn’t returned to practice...

Eddie Lacy will not play this week

According to Rob Democsky Eddie Lacy will not suit up this week against Cincy. If you picked up James Starks, he becomes a very good play. @RobDemovsky: Looks like #Packers RB Eddie Lacy (concussion) won’t play Sunday at Cincinnati. McCarthy said he had to practice today and he’s not.

Starks’ Sideline Collision Tests Rule Change

Rules are always open to interpretation. That’s why Brandon Meriweather’s two collisions against Packers ball-carriers on Sunday are still under the microscope. Read here why Packers running backs coach Alex Van Pelt defended James Starks lowering his head on the second collision.

Jam it or Cram it: Starks Raving Mad – The Bizarro World Edition

Week 2 of the NFL season was like a visit to Bizarro World in the old Superman comics or, for those not comically inclined, the Seinfeld episode where Elaine meets Bizarro Jerry. She had man hands! Those not familiar with the term please note what the scholarly website Uncyclopedia says: “Bizarro World is a situation or setting which is weirdly inverted or opposite of expectations...

Green Bay Packers Will Start James Starks at Running Back Against Cincinnati Bengals

The Green Bay Packers will start veteran running back James Starks over rookie Eddie Lacy on Sunday in Southern Ohio against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to Packers head coach Mike McCarthy. Lacy suffered a concussion on his first carry of the Packers 38-20 win over the Washington Redskins last weekend. McCarthy said Lacy was “doing fine” on Wednesday and he has made progress...

Mike McCarthy hopeful Packers RB Eddie Lacy can play Sunday

Despite not practicing all week, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy still has a chance to be medically cleared for Sunday’s game in Cincinnati. Lacy is listed as questionable on the injury report after he 

2013 Fantasy PPR Week 3 Running Back Rankings: Top 40

Packers RB James Starks is a popular add this week, see where he ranks in the Fantasy PPR Week 3 RB Rankings. Hello again fantasy football owners and welcome to Week 3 of the fantasy football season. Hopefully, your team is not currently sitting at 0-2, but even if it is don’t fret because you have come to right place. Before we get into our Week 3 version of our 2013 running back...

Five things to watch: Packers

The FOX NFL Game of the Week features the Green Bay Packers traveling to the banks of the Ohio to face the Cincinnati Bengals. With both clubs harboring playoff aspirations, let's get the lowdown on each team's subplots heading into this river city rendezvous. Click here for five things to watch on the Cincinnati Bengals Five things to watch: Green Bay Packers James...

Looking ahead to Packers vs. Bengals

Green Bay Packers fans have to feel good coming off last Sunday's romp over the Washington Redskins. The only downside was the loss of rookie RB Eddie Lacy to a concussion on his one and only carry of the day. Of course, the flip side was that replacement James Starks romped to the tune of 132 yards. That was sweet!While some pundits are suggesting that this Sunday's game...
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