Brady finally had a big game, throwing for 316 yards, 10.2 YPA and two touchdowns last week. All these injuries to his veteran pass catchers could pay off in the long run.
Blount busted a huge 47-yard TD run last week, but gained just 14 yards on his other eight carries. He should get the bulk of the carries with Stevan Ridley sidelined.
Bolden played on obvious passing downs a week ago, and with Stevan Ridley out this week, he could have a big game.
There's the guy we were so excited about this summer. Thompkins caught six passes for 127 yards and a score last week. He could be emerging before our eyes.
Edelman caugh seven passes for 118 yards last week and remains Tom Brady's go-to guy with Rob Gronkowski and Danny Amendola out.
Dobson caught just one pass for 10 yards and is too far down the pecking order to trust as a fantasy option.
Gostkowski went 3-for-3 on field goals last week, including makes from 48 and 49 yards.
The Patriots suffered a huge blow when Vince Wilfork went down with a torn Achilles last week. That will have a huge ripple effect throughout the defense.
Dalton had a terrible game against the Browns, throwing for 206 yards, 4.9 YPA and an interception. He appears to have taken a step back.
Bernard had a rough day running the ball, but did catch six of his seven targets. I'd get him right back in your lineup this week.
Green-Ellis had just six carries for 13 yards against the Browns. I believe his days of fantasy relevance have passed.
Green had 15 targets last week but caught just seven of them for 51 yards. He'll break back out this week.
Sanu had three receptions for 19 yards against the Browns. The matchup this week isn't bad, but there isn't any reason to start him, even if you're in a deep league.
Eifert had three receptions for 39 yards last week. I still like him better than I like Jermaine Gresham.
Gresham caught three passes for 53 yards a week ago, but there still aren't enough balls to go around in Cincinnati to make him a fantasy starter.
Nugent bounced back last week, making both of his field goal attempts.
The Cincy defense played solid if not spectacular a week ago, limiting the Browns to 17 points and keeping Brian Hoyer and the run game in check. This matchup got better with the news Friday that Stevan Ridley is out.
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