RB2? WHIR!! - Fantasy Football Cafe 2014 Fantasy Football Cafe


Return to Who to Start/Bench

RB2? WHIR!!

Moderator: Football Moderators

RB2? WHIR!!

Postby jbbiggdogg » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:11 am

Standard scoring non-ppr.

Should I start Benson or Sproles?

Here's my line-up

Rivers
Rice
Benson or Sproles
Megatron
Bowe
Daniels
Hanson
jbbiggdogg
Special Teams Staff
Special Teams Staff

Cafe Blackjack Weekly Winner
Posts: 326
(Past Year: 16)
Joined: 27 Aug 2009
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Jacksonville Beach, FL

Re: RB2? WHIR!!

Postby Stevooo » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:12 am

Last edited by Stevooo on Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:21 am, edited 1 time in total.
I drink because of the 1998 NFC championship game.


12 team big $$$ non PPR league - QB RB RB WR WR TE D K

QB: Rivers
RB: Murray, Matthews, R.Bush, D. Brown
WR: Julio Jones, Colston, VJax, Garcon
TE: Witten, Gresham
K: Kaeding
DST: SEA
Stevooo
Offensive Coordinator
Offensive Coordinator

User avatar
CafeholicMock(ing) Drafter
Posts: 693
(Past Year: 23)
Joined: 9 Sep 2011
Home Cafe: Football

Re: RB2? WHIR!!

Postby cloudwasher » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:17 am

Benson has been averaging 20.5 carries/game so far this year, whereas Sproles is stuck in a 3-way RB committee in NO. Based on touches alone, I think you have to go with Benson.

Would appreciate any help you could give me viewtopic.php?f=44&t=499096
cloudwasher
Defensive Assistant
Defensive Assistant

User avatar

Posts: 518
(Past Year: 1)
Joined: 18 Aug 2009
Home Cafe: Football

Re: RB2? WHIR!!

Postby KK_Cowboy » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:30 am

Well I am going to say Sproles. 49ers have been good against the run this year so far and I feel like Sproles will be involved a lot in the Saints game this week.
KK_Cowboy
Head Coach
Head Coach


Posts: 1440
Joined: 26 Feb 2006
Home Cafe: Football

Re: RB2? WHIR!!

Postby drhanl » Sat Sep 24, 2011 9:38 am

Wow. that's a tough one. On paper, in non-ppr, it sure seems like Benson would be the best play, simply from the number of touches. But, like cowboy said, SF is tough against the run. were 6th last year, and continuing that trend this year.

I would probably still go Benson, but there is a lot of downside there.

viewtopic.php?t=499107
drhanl
General Manager
General Manager


Posts: 2616
(Past Year: 65)
Joined: 16 Dec 2005
Home Cafe: Football


Return to Who to Start/Bench

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Start & Sit Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Get Ready...
The 2014 NFL season kicks off in 21:21 hours
(and 44 days)
2014 NFL Schedule


  • Fantasy Football
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact