Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/14/14
Last week I stressed the importance of playing it safe at playoff time, of sticking with the guys that got you to the show and putting your best talent in the lineup regardless of matchups. A week deeper into win-or-go-home land, I'm struggling mightily with that premise at the most crucial position in football-real and fantasy. In two leagues - one in which I face my brother for a shot at the Super Bowl - I own Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson. I've been fortunate enough to get into the semi's based on the strength of my other positions, but have barely won games as Rodgers has been outscored (significantly, I might add) in several weeks by Wilson on my bench. Now comes a meeting with a back-against-the-wall Bears team in Soldier Field, and I'm faced with an unthinkable decision on which my season may ride. To bench or not to bench Aaron Rodgers? That is somehow a legitimate question. With just five touchdowns and four turnovers in his past four contests, Rodgers, an undisputable ...
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