Starting or sitting your fantasy football quarterback will be the difference in continuing through the playoffs.
Regardless of league size and format, the magnitude of each week gets amplified because of the NFL playoffs. Defenses tighten up, not to mention the potential tough weather conditions—depending on location and the stadium being a dome or outside.
One quarterback we look at is Andrew Luck of the Indianapolis Colts.
Riding a three-game win streak, Luck and Co. hit the road to face the Houston Texans. Now although the Texans still field a solid defense, they've been exploited before and most recently by Tom Brady.
In no way is Luck comparable to Brady right now, but the rookie has flipped Indy rather quickly.
As for Luck in fantasy football, let's move ahead and see him along with other tough quarterback matchups of Week 15.