Originally posted on Roto Arcade  |  Last updated 11/28/11
Cedric Benson hasn't been a very exciting player over his Cincinnati career. He's averaging 3.9 yards a carry this season, up from last year's messy 3.5. He's a straight-line runner who immediately disappears into the pile more often than not. No one is putting together a two-hour film of the most exciting Benson runs; you've have 97 minutes of empty tape. This Cedric is not an entertainer. But sometimes boring consistency is your best friend in this numbers racket. And the set-up is right for Benson down the stretch; he has an excellent chance to be a major difference maker in the Fantasy Playoffs. Seriously, go get Cedric Benson if you can. He's a card-carrying member of the Circle of Trust. First let's appreciate what Benson has already done for us in 2011. He's picked up 15 carries or more in all ten of his starts, and he's collected five touchdowns. And maybe an uptick in the passing game is coming; Benson had four receptions in Sunday's win over Cleveland. Benson even gave us a
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