This was a great week to start…
Joe Flacco, Ravens – Torched the Raiders for 341 yards, 3 TDs and an INT, and ran for a 1-yard score.
Matt Ryan, Falcons – Passed for 411 yards, 3 TDs and 1 INT.
Drew Brees, Saints – Fell short of Ryan’s stats but won the game with 298 yards, 3 TDs and an INT.
Matt Stafford, Lions – Amassed 329 passing yards, 3 TDs, an INT and 13 passing yards.
Andy Dalton, Bengals – His 199 yards wasn’t impressive, but 4 TDs without a turnover is.
Adrian Peterson, Vikings – Ran over the Lions for 171 yards and a TD.
Fred Jackson, Bills – Ran for 80 yards and 2 TDs, plus 4 catches for 35 yards, plus a costly fumble.
Danny Woodhead, Patriots – Scored as a rusher and receiver, with 61 combined yards.
Calvin Johnson, Lions – Pulled down 12 receptions for 207 yards and a TD. We’ll overlook the fumble.
Sidney Rice, Seahawks – Made his only 2 catches count, with 54 yards and 2 TDs.
Torrey Smith, Ravens – So did he, with 67 yards and a pair of TDs.
Jimmy Graham, Saints – Turned 7 passes into 146 yards and a pair of scores.
, Falcons – Reeled in 11 passes for 122 yards and 2 TDs.
Greg Olsen, Panthers – Scored twice on 9 receptions for 102 yards.
Cowboys – Registered 2 sacks, 2 turnovers and 3 scores – on an INT, a fumble and a punt return.
Buccaneers – Amassed 2 sacks, 2 INTs, a blocked punt return TD and an INT return score.
This was a great week to play against…
Eli Manning, Giants – Threw for 215 yards and 2 INTs.
Jay Cutler, Bears – Knocked out after just 40 passing yards, 37 rushing yards and a pair of INTs.
Mark Sanchez, Jets – Just 124 passing yards, no scores and 2 turnovers.
Ryan Tannehill, Dolphins – Just 217 yards, no TDs and 3 INTs against the lowly Titans.
Matt Schaub, Texans – I just needed him one week, while Rodgers was on bye, and he gave me 95 passing yards, 1 TD and 2 INTs.
Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers – Knocked out after just 84 passing yards and a TD, plus 14 on the ground.
Michael Turner, Falcons – Just 15 measly yards on 13 carries.
Pierre Thomas, Saints – Came out on the short end of the RB committee, with just 16 total yards.
Taiwan Jones, Raiders – Didn’t get much of an opportunity, running for just 6 yards and catching a 7-yard pass.
DeAngelo Williams, Panthers – Collected 6 rushing and 17 receiving yards.
Rashad Jennings, Jaguars – Could only generate 27 yards on the ground.
, Dolphins – Ran for 21 yards and only one 8-yard reception, and lost a fumble.
Isaac Redman, Steelers – Returned to his mediocre ways with 21 rushing and 18 receiving yards, with a fumble.
Matt Forte, Bears – Only 39 rushing yards on Sunday night.
Mikel Leshoure, Lions – Ran for just 43 yards.
Ahmad Bradshaw, Giants – Ran for 57 yards and caught 3 passes for 14 yards, and lost a fumble before leaving with an injury.
Devery Henderson, Saints – Posted a goose egg.
Robert Meachem, Chargers – Caught an 8-yard pass.
Eric Decker, Broncos – 2 receptions went for 15 yards.
Steve Smith, Panthers – Caught a 19-yarder.
T.Y. Hilton, Colts – Ran for 30 yards, but didn’t catch a single pass.
Victor Cruz, Giants – His 3 catches were good for just 26 yards.
Emmanuel Sanders – Just 2 catches for 30 yards in his starting role.
Miles Austin, Cowboys – Caught 2 passes for 32 yards.
Andre Johnson, Texans – Just 4 catches for 35 yards.
Kenny Britt, Titans – He got just 36 yards on 2 receptions.
Originally published on the blog Fantasy Fools