Originally posted on Sons of Roto  |  Last updated 10/10/12
Even Tim Tebow looks down on Brady Quinn’s QB skillsPhoto Credit: Jeffrey Beall At “Stream Pies,” we are serving up gooey loads of knowledge. Here, we’ll provide invaluable streaming advice on kickers and DEFs who are owned in less than 30-percent of Yahoo! leagues. We list the options in order of best option to “least-best” option (with the strongest recommendations starting at the top). We also include last week’s suggestions and full season results. Points are based on default Yahoo! settings.Alright, the Browns sucked last week. To be fair, there was slim pickings on the waiver wire with defenses last week, and at least their two turnovers kept them from negative points. The good news is that I’m great, and I have three DEFs on tap to help put our points-per-recommendation on the right track.The kickers? Business as usual. Still averaging double-digit points per recommendation. Still making it unnecessary to hold onto Mason “Shank” Crosby.More after the jump: Team Defense (DEF) RecommendationsWeek Six Recommendations1 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. KCWhen a defense faces Brady Quinn, you start that defense. Jamaal Charles has been fantastic the last two weeks, but Tampa has given up just 3.54 YPC this season.2 - Miami Dolphins vs. STLThe Dolphins have done a solid job of getting pressure on opposing QBs and the Rams will be without their best WR this week. Even if St. Louis leans on the run, the Dolphins are allowing a scant 2.62 YPC and have held Arian Foster an Darren McFadden in check.3 - Cleveland Browns vs. CINThat’s right, we are going back to the well with Cleveland. The reason? They are getting Joe Haden back, and the shutdown corner should minimize the effect of A.J. Green. Though the Browns were lit up last week by the explosive Giants, I’m expecting Cleveland to do a nice job of controlling the time-of-possession with Trent Richardson.Week Five Results (Points calculated with Yahoo! default settings)Cleveland Browns: 41 points allowed, INT, fumble recovery = 0 pointsAverage for top ranked DEF in Y! scoring: 19.6 points-per-game (CHI)Average for “Stream Pies:” 6.6 points-per-recommendationKicker RecommendationsWeek Six Recommendations1 - Shayne Graham vs. GBThis game will either be a points-bonanza, or a carefully executed defensive effort on both sides. Either way, Graham will be scoring points.2 - Phil Dawson vs. CINAlways reliable, Dawson should be involved in this close tilt against a Bengals defense that is solid enough to keep Cleveland from scoring at will, but not good enough from keeping the Browns out of field goal range.Week Five Results (Points calculated with Yahoo! default settings)Nick Novak: six pointsSteve Hauschka: 11 pointsShayne Graham: 12 pointsAverage for top ranked K in Y! scoring: 14 points-per-game (Jason Hanson)Average for “Stream Pies:” 10.08 points-per-recommendation  
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Carmelo would waive $8M trade kicker for Rockets

Report: Rangers shopping Yu Darvish in trade talks

Floyd Mayweather dating former reality TV star Abi Clarke?

UFC denies that Brock Lesnar has re-entered drug testing pool

Hugh Freeze resigns amid reports he contacted escort service

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Dodgers reportedly ‘in the mix’ for top left-handed relievers

Did LeBron troll the world with Ben Simmons birthday tweet?

O.J. Simpson granted parole, will be released in October

Jourdan Lewis will miss start of camp for domestic abuse trial

Vick 'truly sorry' for comments about Kaepernick

NFL owners pushing for Ezekiel Elliott suspension?

The 'Pay that man his money' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: The Dodgers are a complete juggernaut right now

Box Score 7/21: Stay cool this weekend sports fans

BIG3 Week 5: Pivotal make-or-break weekend in Chicago

The 'Let's show a little love for James Jones' quiz

Making an NFL GM change in the summer has its benefits

Every NFL team’s biggest question as training camps start

Box Score 7/20: Nothing but Nolan

The 'Yoan Moncada era starts now' quiz

Every MLB team's biggest need at the trade deadline

Who won the Open Championship in the year you were born?

Box Score 7/19: The shadow of the trade deadline begins to fall over baseball

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'Pay that man his money' quiz

BIG3 Week 5: Pivotal make-or-break weekend in Chicago

The 'Let's show a little love for James Jones' quiz

Making an NFL GM change in the summer has its benefits

The 'Yoan Moncada era starts now' quiz

The Orioles need to unwind past deals if they are going to rebuild

BIG3 Referee Hotline Bling: Sam Hinkie is calling the shots

The 'No one is betterer than Roger Federer' quiz

The 'Youth in baseball is cyclical' quiz

The unexpected rise of the Connecticut Sun

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker