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Three to start
1. Roddy White @ New Orleans (projected 17 points)
It seems like each week, either Roddy White or Julio Jones goes off while the other kind of takes a back seat. Not this week. I think both will do very well, but White will have the better game. ESPN.com says that in five games in the Superdome, White has 38 catches, 578 yards and three touchdowns. This Saints defense is worse than any Saints team he's played against in his career. There isn't a much better matchup out there and White should start in any situation.
2. Julio Jones @ New Orleans (projected 16 points)
Just because I think Roddy White will have the better day for Atlanta, does not mean that his teammate Julio Jones isn't a bad option. Jones has had a very nice fantasy season and has put up double digits in three of his last four games. Did I mention that the Saints have given up almost 2,500 yards to receivers and 16 touchdowns? The Saints also give up an average of 13.5 yards per reception. The numbers aren't even needed to explain that Jones and White are both excellent plays this week.
3. A.J. Green vs New York GIants (projected 16 points)
Another juicy matchup. Green is the top fantasy receiver at this point in the season and he should remain in the top spot after this weekend. The Giants' secondary is ugly. They have given up 2,563 yards to receivers and 13 touchdowns. Green will benefit greatly from the Giants' poor coverage. He will get open all day and as long as Andy Dalton keeps throwing him the ball, Green could have a freakish day. Unlike Roddy White, Green does not have a receiver nearly as good as Julio Jones lining up on the opposite side of the field, so Green should have an outstanding day.
Three to sit
1. Dez Bryant @ Philadelphia (projected 5 points)
In Week 6, Bryant caught 13 passes for 95 yards and two touchdowns (21 fantasy points). In his three games since then, he has caught eight balls for 139 yards and no touchdowns. Dez has been bothered by a hip injury, but only caught one pass last Sunday night against Atlanta. This week, he faces an Eagles secondary that has only allowed 239 yards per game. Dez has been extremely inconsistent all year, and I do not think he is worth the risk of a play, especially if his hip continues to limit him.
2. Dwayne Bowe @ Pittsburgh (projected 11 points)
I'm not even putting Bowe up here because of his play, I'm putting him here primarily because of the guy throwing him the ball. Whether it is Matt Cassel or Brady Quinn does not matter. Bowe is one of the most wasted talents in the NFL. Bowe has recorded only two double-digit performances and will struggle against Pittsburgh, who has given up the least amount of yards through the air.
3. Demaryius Thomas @ Carolina (projected 14 points)
Peyton Manning's presence has transformed Thomas into a breakout talent. Thomas is having a great year and has recorded six games with at least 75 receiving yards. The matchup with Carolina, however, is a bit concerning. The Panthers' secondary gives up under 250 yards per game and has allowed only nine touchdowns. Eric Decker might also eat into Thomas' carries. Thomas could have a disappointing performance this week.