Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 12/3/11
Matt Moore (credits below) QB Start: Matt Moore (Miami Dolphins, Week 13: Oakland) ESPN’s current player blurb on Moore claims that the Raiders are underrated against the pass.  Really?  How?  Oakland allows the fifth most fantasy points to opposing QBs, has given up the 11th most passing yards, and has allowed the 4th highest total of passing touchdowns.  And they’ve done it against inferior competition.  They’ve only faced two QBs who rank among the top ten in fantasy points at that position, and they haven’t seen one of those quarterbacks since Week 5. Then there’s this from one of my favorite people on Twitter, @PFF_MikeClay: Raiders Defense has allowed 2+ passing touchdowns in 9 of their last 10 games (only exception: 0 vs. KC Wk7). Hey, Matt Moore! The list of quarterbacks that have thrown for 2+ TDs against the Raiders includes such names as: Colt McCoy, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow, Christian Ponder, and Caleb Hanie.  I see absolutely see no reason why Ma...
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