FANTASY BLITZ: Facts, figures and trends to set your Week 3 lineups

Fantasy FANTASY BLITZ: Facts, figures and trends to set your Week 3 lineups

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 Some Notes:
  • Check out our 2009 EXPERT MOCK DRAFTS 
  • If you own Kurt Warner, pick up Matt Leinart like yesterday! Like last week even!

  • Some great Waiver Wire pickups are listed below.

  • OK so if you are 0 – 2 there are two ways to go…first you have to look at your total points. Are you scoring points…if so…relax and it will work out! If you are not…its time to start trying to upgrade…do you have any depth? Time to trade it away and get a win in a week three…need advice? Send us a message and we will help as much as we can.

  • FINDS: Johnny Knox, Mike Sims-Walker

  • FLUKE: Jullian Edelman, Maurice Stovall, Kevin Kolb

  • LT and Portis, what to do? I just don’t think they will live up to their round one status.
  • MJD and Forte on the other hand will.
  • I was never a Steve Slaton guy and his struggles are not shocking, he looks like a Bush type back to me.

  • I am still not sold on Manningham and Smith in New York, the Giants are a running team and I think the WR’s will still be very inconsistent week to week!

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TRADE BAIT(s): Fred Jackson has as much value as he ever will have. Lynch cpmes back next week and even if he remains the starter he will start to lose touches. Cut bait on Portis and get what you can now…

STAR(S) OF WEEK (officially renamed the AP of the Week): Chris Johnson and Frank Gore, with honorable mention to Andre Johnson and Matt Schaub!

DUD(S) of the Week: You could have started the following team and got blown out: Brady, Jennings (zero? really?), Roy Williams (as we said), Matt Forte, Steve Slaton…wow!
 

Hot Pick up(s) of the week: Johnny Knox, Mike Sims-Walker, Eli Manning (he will have his moments), David Garrard, Mario Manningham and Steve Smith

LAST WEEK: Mike Bell, Cadillac Williams, Louis Murphy, Austin Collie, Pierre Garcon, John Carlson, Patrick Crayton, Joe Flacco, Marc Sanchez, Tim Hightower, Willis Mcgahee, Devery Henderson, Chansi Stuckley, Davone Bess and Jeremy Shockey. Also the OAKLAND D!
 
TEAM(s) of the WEEK: New York Jets and New York Giants….I’m in a NY state of mind…but they were both impressive!

Uh-Oh of the week: Tennessee Titans are 0 – 2 and travel to the Jets…

 

Fantasy Football Start Them This Week…

Check back weekly. We will never say start LT or AP that is too obvious and We will never tell you to sit someone, but here are some people we really like…you can make the sit calls or email us for our view…track how accurate we are…we have been as good as everyone else so check us out.

PLEASE READ THIS WEEKS COLUMNS ON STARTS: CLICK HERE

QB’s: MUST STARTS: Brees, Brady, Rivers, Rodgers, McNabb, P. Manning, Romo, Warner and Schaub

Others to consider this week: Flacco, Cutler, Roethlisberger, Ryan and Edwards

RB’s: MUST STARTS: Peterson, Jones-Drew, Forte, S. Jackson, C. Johnson, Turner, D. Williams, Gore, Barber, Westbrook (when healthy), Jacobs, and Grant (SLATON REMOVED)

Others to consider this week: Fred Jackson, Willis McGahee, Felix Jones, Ronnie Brown and Tim Hightower

WR’s/TE’s: MUST STARTS: Gonzales, Gates, Witten, Cooley, Clark, Fitzgerald, R. Moss, A. Johnson, Calvin Johnson, Wayne, Jennings, Colston, S. Smith, R. White, Boldin, Bowe, Welker, TJ Houshmanzdeh, OchoCinco, V. Jackson, TO (MARSHALL REMOVED)

Other to consider this week: Lee Evans, Cotchery, Deshaun Jackson (if he plays), Brent Celek and Bernard Berrian

Top 10 to 15 or so starts for IDP’s:

DL: Jared Allen, Julius Peppers, Mario Williams, Osi Umenyiora, Justin Tuck, Terrell Suggs, John Abraham, Trent Cole, Robert Mathis, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Justin Smith, Darren Howard, 

LB: Willis, Harrison, Briggs, Ray Lewis, DeMarco Ryans, Barrett Rudd, Beason (when healthy), Ware, Dansby, Fletcher, D’Qwell Jackson, Morrison, Barnett, Mayo, Cooper, David Harris

DB: Adrian Wilson, Eric Weddle, Chris Horton, Polamalu, Ed Reed, Kerry Rhodes, Gibril Wilson, Antoine Winfield, Atogwe, Y. Bell, Gamble, Michael Lewis, Quinten Mikell, Finnegan

Some Other Guys We Like This Week…

SLEEPER(s) OF THE WEEK..what DUD will become a STUD…at least for one week….we will try to give a QB, RB and WR/TE each week…

QB: Jake Delhomme against Dallas…
RB: Ahmad Bradshaw…Tampa will give up yards on the ground and I see a long one for him
WR/TE: Kevin Walter plays and plays well…
Kicker and Defense:! Denver plays Oakland…nuff said

Some Other Guys We Don’t Like This Week…
BUSTS(s) OF THE WEEK..
.what STUD will become a DUD…at least for one week….we will try to give a QB, RB and WR/TE each week…

QB: Eli Manning…is gonna get a ton of love this week….but I dont see 330 and 2 TD’s again this week.
RB: Cedric Benson comes back to reality.
WR/TE: Justin Gage…no soup for you!
Defense: Washington gave up 7 points last week…they give up 20+ this week.

Locks Of The Week…

In a suicide pool? We can help. Once again track our success. We will give you three a week.

After three years we are 158 – 63 (71.5%)…not bad!! TRULY pretty damn good…we have checked others out and we are just as good as they are!

2009 RECORD: 6 – 0

1. Baltimore over Cleveland

2. Philadelphia over Kansas City

3. NY Giants over Tampa Bay

BONUS LOCK: none this week..

PICK WITH POINTS�Lets see how 2009…goes!
Historical record is 382 – 381 – 24…we are a coin flip!

LAST WEEK: 12 – 4

2009 RECORD: 23 – 9 nice start to the year!

OUR PICK IN RED!

 

NFL Lines For Week 3 – NFL Football Line Week Three
NFL Line 9/27 – 9/28, 2009

Date & Time Favorite Line Underdog Total
9/27 1:00 ET At NY Jets -2.5 Tennessee 37
9/27 1:00 ET At Houston -4 Jacksonville 46.5
9/27 1:00 ET At Philadelphia -9.5 Kansas City 42.5
9/27 1:00 ET At Baltimore -13.5 Cleveland 38.5
9/27 1:00 ET NY Giants -7 At Tampa Bay 44
9/27 1:00 ET Washington -6.5 At Detroit 38.5
9/27 1:00 ET Green Bay -6.5 At St. Louis 41
9/27 1:00 ET At Minnesota -6.5 San Francisco 40.5
9/27 1:00 ET At New England -4 Atlanta 44.5
9/27 4:05 ET Chicago -2.5 At Seattle 37
9/27 4:05 ET New Orleans -5.5 At Buffalo 53
9/27 4:15 ET At San Diego -6 Miami 43
9/27 4:15 ET Pittsburgh -4 At Cincinnati 37
9/27 4:15 ET At Oakland -1 Denver 35.5
9/27 8:20 ET At Arizona -2 Indianapolis 48

Monday Night Football Line

 

 

 

 

 

9/28 8:35 ET

At Dallas

-9.5

Carolina

46

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