The fantasy football season is starting to wind down as the NFL season enters its back stretch. With that in mind, fantasy football wins are more important now than ever. If your team is jockeying for a playoff spot or hoping for a first round playoff bye, you need to make smart lineup decisions in order to get that all important W.

Following the Thursday Night game, you have points in the bank if you had Joe Flacco. On the other hand, if you had Terrelle Pryor or Gary Barnidge, you’re likely behind the eight ball heading into the Sunday slate. So, allow the guys from to tell you which match-ups you should look to exploit this weekend.


For a quick synopsis of the guys picks, check out the list below.

Dave Richard


QB Jay Cutler- Bears @ Bucs

WR Tyrell Williams- Chargers vs. Miami


RB Chris Ivory- Jaguars vs. Texans

TE Julius Thomas- Jaguars vs. Texans

Jamey Eisenberg


RB DeVontae Booker- Broncos @ Saints

TE Zach Miller- Bears @ Bucs


QB Andy Dalton- Bengals @ Giants

WR Julian Edelman- Patriots vs. Seattle

A reminder, you can check out the guys picks for who to start and sit each and every week by checking out the show page here. Good luck to you and your fantasy teams this weekend.

Ryan Mayer is an Associate Producer for CBS Local Sports. Ryan lives in NY but comes from Philly and life as a Philly sports fan has made him cynical. Anywhere sports are being discussed, that’s where you’ll find him.

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