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We’ve hit the quarter post of Fantasy Football season. Hopefully your team isn’t out of the mix already with a winless record, but there is still time to make things right. If you have been successful, you probably have found a pleasant surprise in one of your players. This week there are some attractive pickups, but nothing that seems to be game changing. Because of that we’re going to take a look at some of the pleasant surprises thus far. I’m sure you know who they are. Hit the jump to check them out… 5.) Reggie Bush – RB – Detroit Lion 463 all-purpose yards, 2 TDs I think we all knew Reggie Bush was good and the potential was there so this isn’t such a huge surprise. Still – the guy is a PPR beast and if he hadn’t missed a game already he’d be a Top 10 commodity, which I don’t think anyone expected. 4.) Julius Thomas – TE – Denver Broncos 237 yards, 4 TDs This one is my favorite because as I mentioned before my direct quote was “who the f is this guy” when he was drafted

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