Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/27/11
Pickups of the Week Josh McCown, QB, Bears (0.2 percent in ESPN standard 10-man leagues)Week 16 stats: 19-28, 242 yards, 1 TD, 2 INT, 8 Carries, 38 yards "You gotta have heart. Miles and miles of heart."- Gene Hackman. It may not show up in the stat sheets, but in Sunday's loss, drubbing against the Packers, the Bears found their interim quarterback. When his wide receivers were open, McCown usually found them and when they weren't he took off and despite a total lack of evasiveness, McCown managed to avoid decapitation by A.J. Hawk and Clay Matthews and reached the 1st down marker multiple times. He's miles and miles better then Caleb Hanie (for whatever that's worth) and faces the Vikings' 32nd ranked pass defense that's given up at least 2 touchdowns to opposing QBs in the last four games.Toby Gerhart, RB, Vikings (36.3 percent) Week 15 stats:   2 carries, 12 yards, 4 rec, 46 yards, 2 TDsWeek 16 stats: 11 carries, 109 yards That's what happens when you go play injured out of l...
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