The games of Week 15 began with, mercifully, the last of the Thursday night games. The Bengals were sluggish and downright pathetic for a good portion of the first half, but a turnover-fest ensued for the hapless Eagles, leading to a blowout victory for the playoff-hopeful Bengals.
You didn't get the fireworks you anticipated from Andy Dalton in the Thursday night game, but you'll take the two touchdowns (one rushing) and move forward. Dalton owners were overjoyed when Dalton took to the air on a fourth-down play late. Alas, Jermaine Gresham was unable to get his second foot down in the end zone.
Let's set the table for the rest of the slate. It's time for a playoff edition of "Lineup Calls."
Heroes (Exclude Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Robert Griffin III, Drew Brees)
Cam Newton at SD
Following a slow start to the season, Newton has come through beautifully for fantasy owners down the stretch. He's been the highest-scoring quarterback in the past month, producing ...