Originally written December 12, 2012 on Fox Sports:
1. Don't Overreact on Bryce Brown While the zero fantasy points he posted in standard scoring against Tampa Bay on Sunday was potentially crippling for many of his owners - especially those in the playoffs - those who own Bryce Brown will in most cases want to keep him active as the Eagles take on Cincinnati on Thursday. It's probably safe to say that Brown isn't quite as great as the 347 yards (8.1 YPC) and four touchdowns he posted in Weeks 12 and 13 made him look, but he's also far better than the seven rushing yards he totaled against the Buccaneers would lead anyone to believe. It's quite possible that Brown's game Sunday could go down as the worst 12-carry stretch of his career. It will be difficult to total minus-5 yards on 11 carries again, which for the exception of a 12-yard long, Brown managed to do against the Buccaneers. It's also unlikely that Brown will suffer from the same lack of opportunity against the Bengals on Thursday that he did...
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