Everybody knows that Tom Brady is going to throw for roughly 600 yards against Miami. Everybody knows that Calvin Johnson is going to bring the Indianapolis defense to tears. Everybody knows that sitting Arian Foster against the Tennessee defense just means that you're tanking.
That's not who I'm concerned about.
I want to identify the supposed weaklings, the guys you left on your bench five weeks ago and thought you would never have to use again. I want to identify the best matchups, the players with a surprising number of touches, the ones whose role has grown as the season has progressed.
I want the sleepers.
I'm the editor of numberFire.com, a sports analytics website that crunches out some of the most accurate fantasy projections on the web. Our projections beat the projections given in your fantasy league's lineup page 93 percent of the time, all through the help of a little math.
This week, our numbers have strong opinions about some key players that may be right on the edge between your starting lineup and your bench that can help you win this crucial fantasy matchup.
Want to find out who they are? Read on, my friend.