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Fantasy Football 2012: Peyton Manning & the Riskiest Draft Picks Worth Making

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Fantasy Football 2012: Peyton Manning & the Riskiest Draft Picks Worth Making
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In order to win your league this year, you are probably going to need to take some risks when making your draft selections. If you just "go by the book" and follow the consensus in your picks, you might just be stuck in the middle of the standings. So what are some risks that are worth taking this year?

Typically risks might fall into several categories:

1) A player coming back after a serious injury,

2) A player changing teams,

3) An aging player that might be getting past his prime,

4) A young player with great potential that has not yet been realized and

5) A player playing second fiddle to a better one on the depth chart.

So let's look at some risky picks involving players in these situations.

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