Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 11/7/12
Arguably the top fantasy quarterback and one of the best up-and-coming passers are out of action for Week 10, with Aaron Rodgers and Robert Griffin III finally getting some rest. Week 9 offered a favorable bye schedule, but this week is a relatively close call, particularly when considering that there are some very favorable matchups for various QB2s. 1. Ryan Fitzpatrick at New England - When the teams met in Week 4, Fitzpatrick threw for 350 yards and four touchdowns. And the Patriots' 28th-ranked pass defense has gotten worse. 2. Andy Dalton vs. New York Giants - Dalton averages 266 yards per game through the air and the Giants allow 264 per game. With the Bengals lackluster defense giving up more than 27.0 points per game, expect Eli Manning and the G-Men to force Dalton into a lot of dropbacks. That figures to translate into Dalton exceeding that average of his. 3. Philip Rivers at Tampa Bay - Rivers has been wildly erratic this year, but the downs have seemed to overtake the...
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