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Mark Ingram
The Giants will finally have their No. 1 RB back in the starting lineup for Week 11, but that’s not the case for the Bengals. Meanwhile, New Orleans’ and San Francisco’s top rushers are banged up, but both are fully expected to...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Arian Foster
Houston will be without its workhorse for Week 11, but Seattle’s bruising back is fully expected to play. Here are some other key backfield injuries to know about before finalizing your lineup. Marshawn Lynch, RB, Seattle Seahawks at...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Calvin Johnson
Tennessee may not have their tight end on Monday night, but Detroit is expected to get three big targets back for its Week 11 showdown against Arizona. Oh and Calvin Johnson will play too. Delanie Walker, TE, Tennessee Titans vs. Pittsburgh...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Brandon Marshall
Week 11’s NFC North tilt between Minnesota and Chicago features a trio of pass-catchers who show up on the injury report. Will the Vikings and Bears have all of their weapons today? Martellus Bennett, TE, Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Ryan Mathews
San Diego and Denver will welcome back a couple of rushers in Week 11, but Detroit may be down one of its ball carriers today. Here are some key injuries to pay attention to involving the later games. Montee Ball, Ronnie Hillman and Juwan...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Marshawn Lynch
Marshawn Lynch was in vintage “Beast Mode” last week, but it's the workhorse who won't be playing on Sunday that's grabbing all of the attention as it relates to Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Ryan Mathews
We all would like to budget wisely, and it's no different in daily or weekly fantasy football. If you are playing in a salary-capped game at either FanDuel or DraftKings, here are a few value plays and bargains at the quarterback, running...
Corby Yarbrough
5 months ago
10 Biggest Disappointments in the NFL So Far 2014
More than halfway through the NFL season, most “experts” have already thrown their preseason predictions out the window. But the predictions back then weren’t as ridiculous as they seem now. They were probably based on reasonable...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
There's no rest for a pair of weary and discouraged AFC East teams this week, as the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins look to bounce back tonight on the NFL Network. Both the Bills (5-4) and Dolphins (5-4) suffered disappointing, largely self-...
Rob Doster
5 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
Aaron Rodgers needed just one half to put up the most fantasy points last week, so it’s only fitting that he lead off Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Quarterback Rankings for Week 11. Rodgers tossed six touchdown passes against a...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Adam Vinatieri
When it comes to Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Kicker Rankings for Week 11, look no further than the Sunday night matchup. The Colts play host to the Patriots in prime time and Andrew Luck vs. Tom Brady won’t be the only fantasy...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Patrick Peterson
Jacksonville doesn’t play this week, so for once the Jaguars don’t factor into Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Defense/Special Teams Rankings for Week 11. Instead, our top billing goes to Miami, the DST that has scored the most...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Rob Gronkowski
With both big bye weeks a distant memory, the upper tier of Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings for Week 11 looks a lot like many expected it would entering this season. An argument could be made when it comes to the first two...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Calvin Johnson may not be No. 1 on Athlon Sports’ Fantasy Football Wide Receiver Rankings for Week 11, but he’s not that far off either. After missing three games with an ankle injury, Megatron was back to his old tricks last week,...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Francisco 49ers placed linebacker Patrick Willis on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday. The seven-time Pro Bowler will undergo surgery on his strained left big toe, according to multiple reports...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Arizona Cardinals placed quarterback Carson Palmer on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday. The move comes one day after Cards coach Bruce Arians confirmed Palmer tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Lake Forest, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago Bears released Santonio Holmes on Tuesday to end the former Super Bowl MVP's unproductive nine-game stint with the team. Holmes signed a one-year contract with the Bears in August to...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
Fred Jackson
The fantasy football season has entered the home stretch with Week 11 on the horizon. The fantasy playoffs will begin in a few weeks, which means these next few games could make or break many a season. Reinforcements are on the way now that the two...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Chip Kelly
A matchup of defending divisional champions will put a bow on Week 10 in the NFL when the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles face off on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football.” The Eagles (6-2) once again are positioned near the...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Amazing NFL Stats from Week 10 2014
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter. Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the old eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Corby Yarbrough
5 months ago
Aaron Rodgers
The NFL’s longest-running rivalry takes center stage tonight when the Chicago Bears take on the Green Bay Packers on NBC. Both teams are coming out of their bye having lost their last game, but the Bears (3-5) are in a bigger funk than the...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Tony Romo
Week 10 should mark the return of one NFC East quarterback and the debut of a new starting signal-caller in the division. Whether it’s London or Green Bay, Athlon Sports has the QB injuries you need to know about.  Aaron Rodgers, QB...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Calvin Johnson
Week 10 marks the return of Calvin Johnson to the Lions’ starting lineup, but the outlook isn’t as promising for some other key wide receivers. Athlon Sports has the latest information on whether some teams will be without their top...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Marshawn Lynch
Even though there are just three late afternoon kickoffs in Week 10, there are plenty of key running back injuries to keep an eye on. Here are the ones you need to know about. Montee Ball and Juwan Thompson, RBs, Denver Broncos at Oakland...
Mark Ross
5 months ago
Fred Jackson
Both Buffalo’s and Miami’s top running backs are Questionable for their Week 10 game, while Detroit’s backfield should be at full strength. Athlon Sports has the latest news on these injury situations to help get your fantasy team...
Mark Ross
5 months ago

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