Every season, a few surprise studs come out of fantasy Siberia to reward savvy owners who had the foresight to select them in the later rounds of the draft. A season ago, Adrian Foster,
Midway through the 2011 season, let's take a look at this year's biggest fantasy surprises. If one of these guys is on your team, give yourself a pat on the pack (but don’t do it as hard as
Defense/special teams: The
The wire: 1. I picked up
Five guys I really like this week: 1. My best guess is that Matthew Stafford will start Sunday and put up big numbers against the porous Broncos pass defense. … 2. DeMarco Murray probably won’t rush for 200-plus yards against the Eagles, but he is definitely worth a start. … 3. I have a feeling
Reader question: I got none this week, but feel free to shoot me yours. My contact info is below.
Extra point: Say what you want about Tim Tebow as a reality quarterback -- chances are you already have -- but I told you he would be a strong option in the fake football world. Tebow threw for 161 yards and two touchdowns and his 65 rushing yards helped him finish as the fifth-highest point scorer among QBs in Week 7. Still not a believer? I respect that. We'll see who is right after a tough test against the Lions defense this weekend.