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Postby Will Herrmann » Wed Dec 11, 2002 12:48 pm

First week of the playoffs and I'm looking to start off strong. Finished the regular season in first place (6 man league) and I'm going up against #4 in the first round of the playoffs. 1 QB, 2 RB, 3 WR, 1 TE. 6 pts/TD, 1 pt per 20 rec/rush yds. Who's in the favorable position this week?

My Team:
QB: Drew Bledsoe (vs. Chargers)
RB: Priest Holmes (vs. Denver)
RB: Travis Henry (vs. Chargers)
WR: Hines Ward (vs. Carolina...unless his hamstring injury worsens)
WR: Joe Horn (vs. Minnesota)
WR: Keyshawn Johnson (vs. Detroit)
TE: Todd Heap (vs. Houston)
K: M. Grammatica (vs. Detroit)
Def: Baltmore (vs. Houston)

bench:
QB: Favre (vs. 49ers)
RB: Marcell Shipp (vs. Rams)
WR: Jerry Porter (vs. Miami)
WR: Laverneus Coles (vs. Chicago..will start if H. Ward is too injured)
DEF: Green Bay


His Team:
QB: Jeff Garcia (vs. Packers)
RB: Ricky Williams (vs. Oakland)
RB: Marshall Faulk (vs. Arizona..will probably switch to C. Martin)
WR: Terrell Owens (vs. Green Bay)
WR: Plaxico Burress (vs. Carolina)
WR: Peerless Price (vs. Chargers)
TE: Randy McMichael (vs. Oakland)
K: Jason Elam (vs. Miami)
Def: Philly (vs. Redskins)


So how am I looking for this week, and are there any players on my bench I should give consideration to? Hines Ward will be decided on later in the week. Probably Saturday. L. Coles will get the start if Ward doesn't look ready to go.

Thanks!
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Postby fntsyrookie » Wed Dec 11, 2002 1:02 pm

I think it's too close too call. It really could go either way. If anything I think he may have a slightly better team. Bledsoe is hot and cold. You have Priest which helps a ton, but the way Williams is playing it is pretty much a push. Your other back (Henry) and his other back (probably C Mart) will probably also score similar amounts of points. I like his receiving corp a bit better, although Horn has a great match-up. It should be an interesting match-up between you too. Good Luck.
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Postby KnowNothing » Wed Dec 11, 2002 2:20 pm

Sorry to say, but it looks like his team has the upper hand here. Everything looks even until you get to the WRs. Hope you can pull it off.
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Postby T-Diddy » Wed Dec 11, 2002 4:25 pm

I would start Coles over KJ...
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Postby Dazedncnfz » Wed Dec 11, 2002 6:32 pm

I think the Rook has to change his name.....should veteran! I total agree with him, and I agree with starting Coles over KJ.
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