Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/20/14
There were some unusual and unexpected heroes in Week 5 of the 2013 NFL regular season.  There always are.  Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters. Photo Credit: MiamiDolphins.com Ryan Tannehill, QB, Miami Dolphins: Threw for 307 yards and a touchdown in the team’s hard-fought 26-23 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. He’s averaging 276.6 yards per game. He’s a decent QB2 but is only a bye week play.  Ruling: Don’t Sweat ‘em. Zac Stacy, RB, St. Louis Rams: Rushed for 78 yards on 14 carries against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Daryl Richardson averaged just 3.7 yards on 13 carries compared to Stacy’s 5.6 YPC. Jacksonville is awful, so be sure to discount Stacy’s performance a little. Nonetheless, he should be owned as long as his rib injury isn’t serious.  Ruling: Get ‘em. Andre Ellington, RB, Arizona Cardinals: Rushed for 52 yards on seven carries and added four catches on four targets for 31 yards in the team’s 22-6 win over the Carolina Panthe
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