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Philadelphia Eagles v New York Giants

We are already a quarter of the way done with the fantasy football season, and it’s amazing how fast the season goes. Players like Steve Slaton and Matt Forte finally broke lose and had big games for fantasy football owners.

At one point, I thought Slaton would end up being a bust as he was benched by his coach Gary Kubiak. Fortunately, Slaton was given another opportunity and had two big touchdowns.

This week I will be interested to see how Kurt Warner and the Cardinals play against the Texans. In their last contest against the Colts, Warner did not look good and the offense didn’t look sharp.

Hopefully, Arizona will come out and start playing like the team, we saw a season ago.

This week we have our weekly section on wounded warriors, as well as our top rankings for top position players. We have the top 16 ranked QB, TE, K and D/ST ranked. We also have the top 30 RB’s and top 40 WR’s as well.

Every week we will start off with our wounded warrior’s section. These are the key players that are on the injury report that you need to pay attention too before games begin.

Wounded Warriors

Eli Manning vs Raiders: We will have to find out if Eli Manning will play this week after he re-injured plantar fascia. Right now, if you have other options at quarterback you might want to bench Manning this week.

The Giants play the Raiders at home, and they should make easy work of them in this one. Look for New York to lean on their running game to get an easy win.

Correll Buckhaulter vs Patriots: If you have Knowshon Moreno it is time to make him a start this week. Correll Buckhaulter should be out for a week or two with a high ankle sprain. Look for Moreno to get the bulk of the work this week against the Patriots.

Darren McFadden @ Giants: Darren McFadden will be out the next 2-4 weeks with an injury. This week the Raiders play the Giants, and I really can’t recommend you start anyone from Oakland.

Willie Parker @ Lions: Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin expects Willie Parker to miss more time this week in practice. Parker has a turf toe injury and didn’t practice or play a week ago.

Look for Rashard Mendenhall to get the bulk of work, even if Parker does suit up for the game.

Roy E. Williams vs Chiefs: Unfortunately, for you fantasy football owners that still have Roy Williams on your team, he may not play this week. Williams is suffering from three damaged ribs from last week’s game.

This is one of Williams golden opportunities to shine for fantasy owners, so hopefully he can play this week.

Quarterbacks

  • Peyton Manning @ Titans
  • Kurt Warner vs Texans
  • Matt Schaub @ Cardinals
  • Ben Roethlisberger @ Lions
  • Donovan McNabb vs Buccaneers
  • Tom Brady @ Broncos
  • Brett Favre @ Rams
  • David Garrard @ Seahawks
  • Tony Romo vs Chiefs
  • Eli Manning vs Raiders (Keep an eye on Injury Report)
  • Joe Flacco vs Bengals
  • Matt Ryan @ 49ers
  • Kyle Orton vs Patriots
  • Carson Palmer vs Ravens
  • Trent Edwards vs Browns
  • Jason Campbell @ Panthers

Running Backs

  • Adrian Peterson @ Rams
  • Maurice Jones-Drew @ Seahawks
  • Chris Johnson vs Colts
  • Brandon Jacobs vs Raiders
  • Marion Barber vs Chiefs
  • DeAngelo Williams vs Redskins
  • Ray Rice vs Bengals
  • Willis McGahee vs Bengals
  • Rashard Mendenhall @ Lions (Move up if Parker is Out)
  • Michael Turner @ 49ers
  • Brian Westbrook vs Buccaneers
  • Ronnie Brown vs Jets
  • Steve Slaton @ Cardinals
  • Steven Jackson vs Vikings
  • Clinton Portis @ Panthers
  • Knowshon Moreno vs Patriots
  • Kevin Smith vs Steelers
  • Thomas Jones @ Dolphins
  • Tim Hightower vs Texans
  • Ahmad Bradshaw vs Raiders
  • Glen Coffee vs Falcons
  • Julius Jones vs Jaguars
  • Marshawn Lynch vs Browns
  • Jerome Harrison @ Bills
  • Fred Taylor @ Broncos
  • Cedric Benson @ Ravens
  • Tashard Choice vs Chiefs
  • Caddillac Williams @ Eagles
  • Larry Johnson @ Cowboys
  • Joseph Addai @ Titans

Wide Receivers

  • Larry Fitzgerald vs Texans
  • Anquan Bolden vs Texans
  • Andre Johnson @ Cardinals
  • Randy Moss @ Broncos
  • Reggie Wayne @ Titans
  • Santonio Holmes @ Lions
  • DeSean Jackson vs Buccaneers
  • Calvin Johnson vs Steelers
  • Mike Sims-Walker @ Seahawks
  • Steve Smith (Panthers) vs Redskins
  • Terrell Owens vs Browns
  • Steve Smith (Giants) vs Raiders
  • Mario Manningham vs Raiders
  • Santana Moss @ Panthers
  • Bernard Berrian @ Rams
  • Brandon Marshall vs Patriots
  • T.J. Houshmandzadeh vs Jaguars
  • Wes Welker @ Broncos
  • Roddy White @ 49ers
  • Dwayne Bowe @ Chiefs
  • Chad Ochocinco @ Ravens
  • Hines Ward @ Lions
  • Jerricho Cotchery @ Dolphins
  • Derrick Mason vs Bengals
  • Kevin Walter @ Cardinals
  • Mark Clayton vs Bengals
  • Roy Williams vs Chiefs (May Not Play)
  • Pierre Garcon @ Titans
  • Justin Gage vs Colts
  • Lee Evans vs Browns
  • Mohamed Massaquoi @ Bills
  • Braylon Edwards @ Bills
  • Patrick Crayton vs Chiefs
  • Nate Washington vs Colts
  • Ted Ginn Jr. vs Jets
  • Eddie Royal vs Patriots
  • Issac Bruce vs Falcons
  • Josh Morgan vs Falcons
  • Torry Holt @ Seahawks
  • Dieon Branch vs Jaguars

Tight Ends

  • Tony Gonzalez @ 49ers
  • Jason Witten vs Chiefs
  • Dallas Clark @ Titans
  • Owen Daniels @ Cardinals
  • Brent Celek vs Buccaneers
  • Vernon Davis vs Falcons
  • Health Miller @ Lions
  • Visanthe Shaincoe @ Rams
  • Chris Cooley @ Panthers
  • John Carlson vs Jaguars
  • Dustin Keller @ Dolphins
  • Todd Heap vs Bengals
  • Daunte Rosario vs Redskins
  • Ben Watson @ Broncos
  • Kevin Boss vs Raiders
  • Zach Miller @ Giants

Kickers

  • Nick Folk vs Chiefs
  • Ryan Longwell @ Rams
  • Stephin Gostkowski @ Broncos
  • Kris Brown @ Cardinals
  • Rob Bironas vs Colts
  • Josh Schobee @ Seahawks
  • Dave Akers vs Buccaneers
  • Niel Rackers vs Texans
  • Lawrence Tynes vs Raiders
  • Steven Hauschka vs Bengals
  • Matt Praiter vs Patriots
  • Rian Lindell vs Browns
  • Jeff Reed @ Lions
  • Shayne Graham @ Ravens
  • Adam Vinatieri @ Titans
  • Josh Brown vs Vikings

Defense / Special Teams

  • Giants vs Raiders
  • Vikings @ Rams
  • Cowboys vs Chiefs
  • Steelers @ Lions
  • Eagles vs Buccaneers
  • Jets @ Dolphins
  • Ravens vs Bengals
  • Jaguars @ Seahawks
  • Falcons @ 49ers
  • Redskins @ Panthers
  • 49ers vs Falcons
  • Dolphins vs Jets
  • Bills vs Browns
  • Colts @ Titans
  • Bengals @ Ravens
  • Patriots @ Broncos

NFL Fantasy Football Information writer Sean E. Douglas: fantasy-info.com

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