Thursday games return to the NFL schedule and for another year they once again annoy fantasy owners. The shortened week requires increased diligence in keeping up with injury reports and lineup changes. With the fantasy playoffs right around the corner, this is no time to start slacking. Do the extra work and reap the rewards.
Could Impress: Ben Roethlisberger. The transformation of the Steelers offense looks to be complete after Big Ben posted three 300 yard passing games against some tough defenses. Expect Roethlisberger to continue to sling the ball around the field for the rest of the year, with some very easy fantasy matchups coming up in all but week 15.
Could Disappoint: Ryan Fitzpatrick. The Bills QB finally got his big money, but has not been earning it the past few weeks. He’s committed 8 turnovers in the last four games, but has still been able to find the end zone in each matchup. He was my ‘Keep an eye on’ nominee last week, and that hasn’t changed. Th...