Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 12/19/12
Last week I mulled the unthinkable concept of benching Aaron Rodgers in the playoffs due to the superstar's recent struggles. I used Russell Wilson as the primary example of the type of hot quarterback to consider replacing him with because I faced that exact choice in two leagues. As it turns out, I couldn't pull the trigger on the switch. Fortunately, Rodgers' play was strong enough that benching the top scoring quarterback in both leagues made no difference (cards on the table, I did get obliterated by my brother in one league - thanks a lot Doug Martin, Stevan Ridley and Demaryius Thomas). Although the more than 10-point difference in quarterbacks didn't affect me last week, it certainly could have, and it's these type of hard choices that will decide many Super Bowls or playoffs this week. 1. Carson Palmer at Carolina - Although he's had a couple hiccups in the last four weeks, Palmer has still been one of the more consistently solid fantasy producers over the latter half of t...
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