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Week 15 Player Recommendations (Wed 12/11/13)

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

San Diego at Denver (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Denver 41, San Diego 27.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen (Probable-shoulder), TE Anthony Gates
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews & Danny Woodhead, WR Vincent Brown, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: WR Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe), TE Ladarius Green, DEF
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WRs Demaryius Thomas & Eric Decker, K Jason Elam
    • Neutral: RBs Knowshon Moreno & Montee Ball, TEs Julius Thomas & Jacob Tamme, DEF
    • Sit: WR Wes Welker (Out-concussion)

 

Washington at Atlanta (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Washington 31, Atlanta 24.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Kirk Cousins, RB Alfred Morris, K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: WR Pierre Garcon, DEF
    • Sit: QB Robert Griffin III (Out for season-knee), WRs Josh Morgan, Santana Moss, Aldrick Robinson, & Leonard Hankerson; TEs Logan Paulsen & Jordan Reed (Questionable-concussion)
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WR Harry Douglas, TE Tony Gonzalez (Questionable-toe)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WR Roddy White (Questionable-knee), K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RB Jacquizz Rodgers, DEF

 

San Francisco at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says:  San Francisco 20, Tampa Bay 10.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore (Probable-ankle), WRs Anquan Boldin & Michael Crabtree (Probable-ankle), TE Vernon Davis, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick
    • Sit: RB Kendall Hunter, WR Mario Manningham (Questionable-knee), K Phil Dawson
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson (Probable-hamstring), TE Timothy Wright, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Bobby Rainey
    • Sit: QB Mike Glennon, WR Tiquan Underwood, K Rian Lindell

 

Seattle at New York Giants – Sherpa says:  Seattle 24, New York 17.

  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-shoulder), WR Golden Tate
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WR Doug Baldwin (Probable-neck), TE Zach Miller
    • Sit: WRs Jermaine Kearse & Percy Harvin (Out-hip)
  • New York
    • Start: WR Victor Cruz, TE Brandon Myers
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Andre Brown, WRs Hakeem Nicks & Rueben Randle, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Peyton Hillis & Brandon Jacobs, K Josh Brown

 

Philadelphia at Minnesota – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 41, Minnesota 27.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WRs DeSean Jackson & Riley Cooper, K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WR Jason Avant, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Brent Celek & Zach Ertz
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson (Questionable-foot) or RB Toby Gerhart (Questionable-hamstring) (whoever starts), WRs Greg Jennings, Jerome Simpson & Cordarrelle Patterson
    • Neutral: QB Matt Cassel, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: QB Christian Ponder, TE John Carlson (Out-concussion), DEF

 

New England at Miami – Sherpa says:  New England 34, Miami 24.

  • New England
    • Start:  QB Tom Brady, WRs Julian Edelman & Danny Amendola (Probable-groin), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Neutral: RBs Stevan Ridley & Shane Vereen (Probable-wrist), DEF
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount & Brandon Bolden, WRs Kenbrell Thompkins (Questionable-hip) & Aaron Dobson (Questionable-foot), TE Michael Hoomanawanui (Questionable-knee)
  • Miami
    • Start:  QB Ryan Tannehill, WRs Brian Hartline & Mike Wallace, TE Charles Clay,
    • Neutral: RB Daniel Thomas, K Caleb Sturgis
    • Sit: RB Lamar Miller (Probable-concussion), DEF

 

Buffalo at Jacksonville – Sherpa says:  Buffalo 23, Jacksonville 10.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RBs C.J. Spiller & Fred Jackson, WR Steve Johnson, TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Neutral: QB E.J. Manuel, K Dan Carpenter
    • Sit: WRs Robert Woods, T.J. Graham, & Marquise Goodwin
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Neutral: QB Chad Henne, RB Jordan Todd (Probable-shoulder), WRs Mike Brown & Ace Sanders, DEF
    • Sit: RB Maurice Jones-Drew (Doubtful-hamstring), WR Cecil Shorts (Questionable-groin), K Josh Scobee (Probable-hip)

 

Houston at Indianapolis – Sherpa says:  Houston 28, Indianapolis 20.

  • Houston
    • Start: RB Ben Tate (Probable-ribs), WRs DeAndre Hopkins (Questionable-ankle) & Andre Johnson, TE Garrett Graham (Questionable-hamstring), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Case Keenum (Probable-shoulder) or QB Matt Schaub (whoever starts), K Randy Bullock
    • Sit: RB Dennis Johnson, WR Keshawn Martin
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: RB Donald Brown, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: QB Andrew Luck, RB Trent Richardson, WRs T.Y. Hilton, Da’Rick Rogers, Lavon Brazill (Questionable-foot), & Darius Heyward-Bey; DEF
    • Sit: K Adam Vinatieri

 

Chicago at Cleveland – Sherpa says:   Chicago 27, Cleveland 24.

  • Chicago
    • Start: RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown or QB Jay Cutler (Probable-ankle) (whoever starts), TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould, DEF
    • Sit: RB Michael Bush, WR Earl Bennett
  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Jason Campbell or QB Brandon Weeden (Probable-concussion) (whoever starts), WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron (Probable-ribs)
    • Neutral: WRs Greg Little & Davone Bess, K Billy Cundiff, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Willis McGahee (Out-concussion), Chris Ogbannaya, & Fozzy Whittaker

 

Kansas City at Oakland (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Kansas City 27, Oakland 24.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Donnie Avery
    • Sit: RB Knile Davis, WR Dexter McCluster (Out-ankle), TEs Sean McGrath (Probable-knee) & Anthony Fasano (Out-concussion)
  • Oakland
    • Start: QB Matt McGloin, RB Marcel Reece
    • Neutral: WRs Denarius Moore (Questionable-shoulder), Rod Streater, & Andre Holmes; TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Darren McFadden (Out-ankle) & Rashad Jennings (Probable-concussion)

 

New York Jets at Carolina – Sherpa says:  Carolina 24, New York 20.

  • New York
    • Start: TE Kellen Winslow, Jr (Probable-knee)
    • Neutral: RB Chris Ivory, WRs Santonio Holmes (Probable-foot), Jeremy Kerley (Probable-elbow), & David Nelson (Probable-ribs), DEF
    • Sit: QB Geno Smith, RB Bilal Powell, K Nick Folk
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Neutral: RB DeAngelo Williams, WRs Brandon LaFell & Ted Ginn Jr, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart (Out-knee) & Mike Tolbert

 

Green Bay at Dallas – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 34, Dallas 24.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Matt Flynn, RB Eddie Lacy (Probable-ankle), WRs Jordy Nelson, Garrett Boykins, & James Jones, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: DEF
    • Sit: QB Aaron Rodgers (Out-shoulder), TE Anthony Quarless
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: WRs Terrence Williams & Miles Austin, K Dan Bailey
    • Sit: RB Joseph Randle, DEF

 

Arizona at Tennessee – Sherpa says:  Tennessee 24, Arizona 21.

  • Arizona
    • Start: RBs Rashard Mendenhall & Andre Ellington (Probable-knee) (whoever starts), WR Larry Fitzgerald, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Carson Palmer (Questionable-elbow), WR Michael Floyd (Questionable-ankle), K Jay Feely
    • Sit: WR Andre Roberts, TE Rob Housler (Doubtful-groin)
  • Tennessee
    • Start: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, RB Chris Johnson, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Shonn Greene, WRs Justin Hunter, Nate Washington, & Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker (Probable-concussion), K Rob Bironas
    • Sit: N/A

 

New Orleans at St. Louis – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 27, St. Louis 13.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WR Marques Colston, TE Jimmy Graham, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Darren Sproles & Pierre Thomas, WRs Lance Moore & Kenny Stills, K Garrett Graham
    • Sit: RB Mark Ingram
  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Zac Stacy
    • Neutral: QB Kellen Clemens, WR Chris Givens, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Tavon Austin (Questionable-ankle), Brian Quick, & Stedman Bailey, K Greg Zuerlein

 

Cincinnati at Pittsburgh (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 24, Pittsburgh 20.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, RBs Giovani Bernard & BenJarvus Green-Ellis, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Mohamed Sanu & Marvin Jones (Probable-shoulder), TEs Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders (Probable-foot), TE Heath Miller
    • Neutral: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Jerricho Cotchery (Probable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: K Shaun Suisham

 

Baltimore at Detroit (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Detroit 27, Baltimore 20.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Philip Rivers, WRs Jacoby Jones & Marlon Brown, TEs Dennis Pitta, Ed Dickson, & Dallas Clark
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, K Justin Tucker
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WR Calvin Johnson (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Reggie Bush (Questionable-calf) & Joique Bell, WRs Nate Burleson & Kris Durham, TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Tyler Eifert, K David Akers
    • Sit: N/A

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 14 Player Recommendations (Wed 12/4/13)

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Houston at Jacksonville (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Houston 34, Jacksonville 10.

  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum, RB Ben Tate (Probable-ribs/ankle), WRs Andre Johnson & DeAndre Hopkins, TE Garrett Graham, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral: N/A
    • Sit: RB Dennis Johnson
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Neutral: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WRs Ace Sanders & Cecil Shorts
    • Sit: QB Chad Henne, WR Mike Brown (Probable-shoulder), K Josh Scobee, DEF

 

Minnesota at Baltimore (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Baltimore 24, Minnesota 20.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson
    • Neutral: WRs Cordarrelle Patterson, Jerome Simpson, & Greg Jennings; TE John Carlson, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Matt Cassel & Christian Ponder (Doubtful-concussion), K Blair Walsh
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WR Torrey Smith, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ray Rice, WR Jacoby Jones, TEs Dallas Clark & Dennis Pitta, K Justin Tucker
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, WRs Marlon Brown & Tandon Doss

 

Atlanta at Green Bay – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 31, Atlanta 24.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, RB Steven Jackson, WR Harry Douglas, TE Tony Gonzalez
    • Neutral: WR Roddy White, K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RB Jacquizz Rodgers, DEF
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers (Questionable-shoulder) (if he starts), RB Eddie Lacy, WRs James Jones, Jordy Nelson, & Jarrett Boykin; K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: QB Matt Flynn (if he starts), DEF
    • Sit: TE Anthony Quarless

 

Kansas City at Washington – Sherpa says:  Washington 27, Kansas City 24.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Donnie Avery, K Ryan Succop, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Anthony Fasano (Questionable-concussion) & Sean McGrath, WR Dexter McCluster
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris, WR Pierre Garcon
    • Neutral: TE Logan Paulsen, K Kai Forbath, DEF
    • Sit: RB Roy Helu, WRs Santana Moss, Josh Morgan, & Leonard Hankerson, TEs Jordan Reed (Doubtful-concussion) & Fred Davis

 

Buffalo at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says:  Buffalo 24, Tampa Bay 13.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RBs C.J. Spiller & Fred Jackson, TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Neutral: QB E.J. Manuel, WRs Steve Johnson & T.J. Graham, K Dan Carpenter
    • Sit: WR Robert Woods
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: RB Bobby Rainey, WR Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: WR Tiquan Underwood, TE Timothy Wright, DEF
    • Sit: QB Mike Glennon, K Rian Lindell

 

Miami at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 20, Miami 17.

  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Lamar Miller, WR Rishard Matthews
    • Sit: QB Ryan Tannehill, RB Daniel Thomas (Questionable-ankle), K Caleb Sturgis
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell (Probable-concussion), WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Jerricho Cotchery, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: K Shaun Suisham

 

Detroit at Philadelphia – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 37, Detroit 35.

  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WR Calvin Johnson, K David Akers
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell, WR Nate Burleson, TE Brandon Pettigrew
    • Sit: WR Kris Durham (Questionable-shoulder), TE Joseph Fauria, DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WRs DeSean Jackson & Riley Cooper, K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WR Jason Avant, TEs Zach Ertz & Brent Celek
    • Sit: DEF

 

Indianapolis at Cincinnati – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 28, Indianapolis 20.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: WR T.Y. Hilton, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: RB Donald Brown, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, DEF
    • Sit: QB Andrew Luck, RB Trent Richardson, WR LaVon Brazille, K Adam Vinatieri
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, RBs BenJarvus Green-Ellis & Giovani Bernard, WR A.J. Green, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: WRs Marvin Jones & Mohamed Sanu

 

Cleveland at New England – Sherpa says:   New England 28, Cleveland 21.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: RB Willis McGahee, WR Davone Bess, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Jason Campbell (Questionable-concussion), Brandon Weeden (Questionable-concussion), Alex Tanney, & Caleb Hanie (whoever starts); RB Chris Ogbannaya, WR Greg Little, K Billy Cundiff
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady, WRs Danny Amendola & Julian Edelman, TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Stevan Ridley, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount, Brandon Bolden, & Shane Vereen, WRs Kenbrell Thompkins (Questionable-hip) & Aaron Dobson (Questionable-foot)

 

Oakland at New York Jets – Sherpa says:  Oakland 24, New York 17.

  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Rashad Jennings (Questionable-concussion), WR Denarius Moore (Questionable-shoulder), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Matt McGloin, WRs Andre Holmes & Rod Streater, TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski
    • Sit: RB Darren McFadden (Questionable-ankle)
  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, TE Kellen Winslow
    • Neutral: RB Bilal Powell, WRs Santonio Holmes & Jeremy Kerley (Questionable-elbow) (if he plays), DEF
    • Sit: QB Geno Smith, WR David Nelson, K Nick Folk

 

Tennessee at Denver (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Denver 35, Tennessee 21.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker (Questionable-concussion)
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, WRs Nate Washington & Justin Hunter
    • Sit: RB Shonn Greene, K Rob Bironas, DEF
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WRs Demaryius Thomas, Eric Decker, & Wes Welker, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Montee Ball & Knowshon Moreno, TE Julius Thomas (Questionable-knee)
    • Sit: TE Jacob Tamme

 

Seattle at San Francisco – Sherpa says:  Seattle 20, San Francisco 17.

  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch, TE Zach Miller, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Golden Tate & Doug Baldwin
    • Sit: RB Robert Turbin, WR Percy Harvin (Questionable-hip) (if he plays), K Steven Hauschka
  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore, WRs Anquan Boldin & Michael Crabtree, TE Vernon Davis, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick
    • Sit: K Phil Dawson

 

New York Giants at San Diego – Sherpa says:  San Diego 28, New York 21.

  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WR Victor Cruz, TE Brandon Myers
    • Neutral: RB Andre Brown, WR Hakeem Nicks, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Brandon Jacobs (Questionable-knee) & Peyton Hillis, WR Rueben Randle, K Josh Brown
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ryan Mathews, TEs Antonio Gates & Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: RB Danny Woodhead, WRs Vincent Brown & Eddie Royal (Doubtful-toe/chest)

 

St. Louis at Arizona – Sherpa says:  Arizona 17, St. Louis 13.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Zac Stacy, WRs Tavon Austin, Chris Givens, & Brian Quick
    • Sit: QB Kellen Clemens, K Jay Feely
  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Carson Palmer, RB Rashard Mendenhall, WR Larry Fitzgerald, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Michael Floyd (Questionable-ankle), TE Rob Housler
    • Sit: RB Andre Ellington (Questionable-knee), WR Andre Roberts, K Jay Feely

 

Carolina at New Orleans (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 24, Carolina 20.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen
    • Neutral: RB DeAngelo Williams (Questionable-quad), WRs Brandon LaFell & Ted Ginn Jr, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart & Mike Tolbert, K Graham Gano
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, TE Jimmy Graham, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Darren Sproles, WRs Marques Colston, Lance Moore, & Kenny Stills, K Garrett Hartley
    • Sit: RBs Mark Ingram & Pierre Thomas

 

Dallas at Chicago (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Chicago 27, Dallas 21.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: DEF
    • Sit: WRs Miles Austin & Terrence Williams, K Dan Bailey
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler (Questionable-ankle) (if he starts), RB Matt Forte, WRs Alshon Jeffery & Brandon Marshall, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown (if he starts), TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould
    • Sit: WR Earl Bennett

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 13 Player Recommendations (Wed 11/27/13)

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Green Bay at Detroit (Thursday early) – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 31, Detroit 27.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Matt Flynn or QB Scott Tolzien (whoever starts), WRs James Jones, Jarrett Boykin, & Jordy Nelson, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: RB Eddie Lacy, DEF
    • Sit: QB Aaron Rodgers (Doubtful-collarbone), TE Anthony Quarless
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WR Calvin Johnson (Probable-knee)
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell (Questionable-Achilles’), WRs Kris Durham & Nate Burleson (Probable-forearm), TE Brandon Pettigrew (Probable-knee), K David Akers
    • Sit: TE Joseph Fauria, DEF

 

Oakland at Dallas (Thursday late) – Sherpa says:  Oakland 27, Dallas 20.

  • Oakland
    • Start: RBs Rashad Jennings & Darren McFadden (Questionable-hamstring), WR Denarius Moore
    • Neutral: QB Matt McGloin or QB Terrelle Pryor (Questionable-knee) (whoever starts), RB Marcel Reece, WR Rod Streater
    • Sit: TE Mychal Rivera (Questionable-concussion)
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant (Probable-back), TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: DEF
    • Sit: WRs Miles Austin (Probable-hamstring) & Terrence Williams, K Dan Bailey

 

Pittsburgh at Baltimore (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 20, Baltimore 13.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Neutral: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Jerricho Cotchery, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: K Shaun Suisham
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WR Torrey Smith, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ray Rice, WR Jacoby Jones
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, WR Marlon Brown (Probable-knee), TEs Dallas Clark & Ed Dickson, K Justin Tucker

 

Tennessee at Indianapolis (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Tennessee 24, Indianapolis 20.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, RB Chris Johnson, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Justin Hunter (Probable-concussion) & Nate Washington, K Rob Bironas
    • Sit: RB Shonn Greene, WR Damian Williams (Questionable-hip)
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WR T.Y. Hilton, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Trent Richardson (Questionable-calf), Donald Brown & Dan Herron; WR Lavon Brazill, K Adam Vinatieri

 

Jacksonville at Cleveland – Sherpa says:  Cleveland 20, Jacksonville 7.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WR Cecil Shorts (Probable-groin), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Chad Henne, TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Sit: RB Jordan Todman, WRs Mike Brown (Questionable-shoulder) & Ace Sanders, K Josh Scobee
  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Brandon Weeden, WR Davone Bess
    • Sit: QB Jason Campbell (Questionable-concussion), RBs Willis McGahee (Probable-knee), Chris Ogbannaya, & Fozzy Whitaker (Probable-ankle), WR Greg Little, K Billy Cundiff

 

Tampa Bay at Carolina – Sherpa says:  Carolina 20, Tampa Bay 13.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson, TE Timothy Wright, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Bobby Rainey, WR Tiquan Underwood
    • Sit: K Rian Lindell
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen, DEF
    • Neutral: RB DeAngelo Williams, WRs Brandon LaFell & Ted Ginn Jr
    • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart & Mike Tolbert, K Graham Gano

 

Chicago at Minnesota – Sherpa says:  Chicago 33, Minnesota 23.

  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Josh McCown, RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould
    • Neutral: DEF
    • Sit: WR Earl Bennett
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson (Questionable-groin)
    • Neutral: QB Christian Ponder (Probable-shoulder), WRs Cordarrelle Patterson & Greg Jennings (Questionable-Achilles’), TE John Carlson, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: WR Jarrius Wright & Jerome Simpson, DEF

 

New England at Houston – Sherpa says:  New England 30, Houston 24.

  • New England
    • Start: RB Stevan Ridley, WR Julian Edelman, TE Rob Gronkowski (Probable-back), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady, RBs Shane Vereen (Probable-wrist) & Brandon Bolden, WR Danny Amendola (Probable-groin), DEF
    • Sit: RB LeGarrette Blount, WRs Kenbrell Thompkins & Aaron Dobson
  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum, WRs DeAndre Hopkins & Andre Johnson, TE Garrett Graham
    • Neutral: RBs Ben Tate (Probable-ribs/ankle/toe) & Dennis Johnson, K Randy Bullock
    • Sit: DEF

 

Arizona at Philadelphia – Sherpa says:   Philadelphia 34, Arizona 27.

  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Carson Palmer (Probable-hand), WRs Larry Fitzgerald & Michael Floyd (Probable-shoulder)
    • Neutral: RBs Rashard Mendenhall & Andre Ellington, TE Rob Housler, K Jay Feely
    • Sit: WR Andre Roberts, DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WRs DeSean Jackson & Riley Cooper, K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WR Jason Avant, TEs Brent Celek & Zach Ertz, DEF
    • Sit: QB Michael Vick

 

Miami at New York Jets – Sherpa says:  New York 23, Miami 20.

  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace (Probable-hamstring) & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, WR Rishard Matthews (Probable-back), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Lamar Miller & Daniel Thomas (Probable-ribs), K Caleb Sturgis
  • New York
    • Start: WR Santonio Holmes (Probable-foot), TE Kellen Winslow Jr (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RBs Chris Ivory (Questionable-ankle) & Bilal Powell, K Nick Folk
    • Sit: WRs Jeremy Kerley (Doubtful-elbow), David Nelson, & Stephen Hill (Probable-knee), TE Jeff Cumberland

 

Atlanta at Buffalo (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Buffalo 27, Atlanta 24.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WR Harry Douglas, TE Tony Gonzalez (Questionable-toe)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, K Matt Bryant, DEF
    • Sit: RB Jacquizz Rodgers (Probable-hamstring), WR Roddy White
  • Buffalo
    • Start: QB E.J. Manuel, RBs Fred Jackson & C.J. Spiller, WR Steve Johnson (Questionable-groin), TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: WRs T.J. Graham & Marquise Goodwin, K Dan Carpenter, DEF
    • Sit: WR Robert Woods (Questionable-ankle)

 

St. Louis at San Francisco – Sherpa says:  San Francisco 20, St. Louis 17.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Zac Stacy (Questionable-concussion), WR Chris Givens, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kellen Clemens, WR Tavon Austin
    • Sit: RB Bennie Cunningham, WR Brian Quick, K Greg Zuerlein
  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore (Probable-ankle), WR Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick, WR Michael Crabtree
    • Sit: WR Mario Manningham (Questionable-knee), K Phil Dawson

 

Cincinnati at San Diego – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 30, San Diego 27.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: WR A.J. Green, K Mike Nugent
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, RBs Giovani Bernard & BenJarvus Green-Ellis, WRs Marvin Jones & Mohamed Sanu, TEs Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen (Probable-knee), TE Antonio Gates
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews (Questionable-hamstring) & Danny Woodhead, TE Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: WRs Vincent Brown (Probable-knee) & Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe), DEF

 

Denver at Kansas City – Sherpa says:  Denver 38, Kansas City 24.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning (Probable-ankle), RB Knowshon Moreno (Questionable-ankle), WRs Demaryius Thomas & Eric Decker, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Wes Welker (Probable-neck), TEs Julius Thomas (Questionable-knee) & Jacob Tamme
    • Sit: RB Montee Ball
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WRs Dexter McCluster & Donnie Avery, K Ryan Succop
    • Sit: TEs Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee) & Sean McGrath, DEF

 

New York Giants at Washington (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Washington 27, New York 21.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Andre Brown, WR Victor Cruz, TE Brandon Myers,
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Brandon Jacobs (Questionable-knee), WRs Hakeem Nicks (Questionable-ribs) & Rueben Randle, DEF
    • Sit: K Josh Brown
  • Washington
    • Start: RB Alfred Morris, K Kai Forbath, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Robert Griffin III, WRs Josh Morgan, Santana Moss, Leonard Hankerson, & Pierre Garcon
    • Sit: TEs Logan Paulsen & Jordan Reed (Questionable-concussion)

 

New Orleans at Seattle (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Seattle 28, New Orleans 27.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: RB Pierre Thomas, TE Jimmy Graham (Probable-elbow)
    • Neutral: QB Drew Brees, RBs Mark Ingram & Darren Sproles (Questionable-ankle), WRs Marques Colston & Lance Moore, K Garrett Hartley, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Robert Meachem & Kenny Stills
  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch,
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin, & Percy Harvin, TE Zach Miller, K Steven Hauschka, DEF
    • Sit: WR Jermaine Kearse (Questionable-concussion)

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 12 Player Recommendations (Wed 11/20/13)

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Week 12 byes:  Buffalo, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, Seattle.

New Orleans at Atlanta (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 34, Atlanta 17.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, TE Jimmy Graham (Probable-elbow/foot), K Garrett Hartley, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, WRs Marques Colston, Lance Moore, & Kenny Stills
    • Sit: RB Mark Ingram, WR Robert Meachem
  • Atlanta
    • Start: TE Tony Gonzalez (Questionable-toe)
    • Neutral: QB Matt Ryan, WR Harry Douglas (Questionable-knee)
    • Sit: RBs Steven Jackson (Probable-toe) & Jacquizz Rodgers, WR Roddy White (Probable-shoulder), K Matt Bryant, DEF

 

Pittsburgh at Cleveland (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 17, Cleveland 14.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: WR Antonio Brown, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WRs Emmanuel Sanders (Probable-foot) & Jerricho Cotchery, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: K Shaun Suisham
  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Jason Campbell
    • Sit: RBs Willis McGahee (Probable-knee), Chris Ogbannya & Fozzy Whitaker (Probable-ankle); WRs Davone Bess & Greg Little, K Billy Cundiff

 

Tampa Bay at Detroit – Sherpa says:  Detroit 28, Tampa Bay 24.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson, TE Timothy Wright
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Bobby Rainey, K Rian Lindell, DEF
    • Sit: RB Brian Leonard, WR Tiquan Underwood
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-knee) & Kris Durham
    • Neutral: TE Brandon Pettigrew (Probable-knee), K David Akers, DEF
    • Sit: RB Joique Bell (Questionable-Achilles’), WR Nate Burleson (Probable-forearm), TE Joseph Fauria

 

Minnesota at Green Bay – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 28, Minnesota 21.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson (Questionable-groin), TE John Carlson
    • Neutral: QB Christian Ponder (Probable-shoulder) or QB Matt Cassel (whoever starts), WRs Greg Jennings (Questionable-Achilles’), Jerome Simpson, Cordarrelle Patterson, & Jarrius Wright, DEF
    • Sit: K Blair Walsh
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Scott Tolzien, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jarrett Boykin & Jordy Nelson, DEF
    • Neutral: WR James Jones, K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: QB Aaron Rodgers (Out-collarbone), TE Anthony Quarless

 

Jacksonville at Houston – Sherpa says:  Houston 35, Jacksonville 10.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Neutral: RB Maurice Jones-Drew
    • Sit: QB Chad Henne, WRs Cecil Shorts (Probable-groin) & Mike Brown (Questionable-shoulder), K Josh Scobee, DEF
  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum or QB Matt Schaub (whoever starts), RB Ben Tate (Probable-ribs/toe/ankle), WRs DeAndre Hopkins & Andre Johnson, TE Garrett Graham, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral: N/A
    • Sit: N/A

 

New York Jets at Baltimore – Sherpa says:  Baltimore 20, New York 17.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Santonio Holmes (Probable-foot) & David Wilson, TE Kellen Winslow (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: QB Geno Smith, WRs  Stephen Hill (Probable-knee) & Jeremy Kerley (Out-elbow), TE Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk
  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Joe Flacco, WR Tandon Doss, TE Dallas Clark
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, WR Marlon Brown (Probable-knee), TE Ed Pitta, K Justin Tucker

 

San Diego at Kansas City – Sherpa says:  San Diego 28, Kansas City 24.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, RB Ryan Mathews (Probable-hamstring), WR Keenan Allen (Probable-knee), TE Antonio Gates
    • Neutral: WR Vincent Brown (Probable-shoulder), K Nick Novak, DEF
    • Sit: RB Danny Woodhead, WR Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe), TE Ladarius Green
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WRs Donnie Avery & Dexter McCluster, K Ryan Succop, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee) & Sean McGrath

 

Chicago at St. Louis – Sherpa says:  Chicago 27, St. Louis 23.

  • Chicago
    • Start: RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown, TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould, DEF
    • Sit: QB Jay Cutler (Out-ankle), WR Earl Bennett
  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Zac Stacy, WRs Chris Givens & Tavon Austin
    • Neutral: QB Kellen Clemens, WRs Brian Quick & Austin Pettis, TE Jared Cook, K Greg Zuerlein, DEF
    • Sit: RB Daryl Richardson, TE Lance Kendricks

 

Carolina at Miami – Sherpa says:   Carolina 24, Miami 17.

  • Carolina
    • Start: RB DeAngelo Williams, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Cam Newton, WRs Ted Ginn Jr & Brandon LaFell, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RBs Mike Tolbert & Jonathan Stewart
  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace (Probable-hamstring) & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, WR Rishard Matthews (Probable-back), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Daniel Thomas (Probable-ribs) & Lamar Miller, K Caleb Sturgis

 

Indianapolis at Arizona (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Arizona 27, Indianapolis 24.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WR T.Y. Hilton, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: RBs Trent Richardson (Questionable-calf) & Donald Brown, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (Probable-ankle), K Adam Vinatieri, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Carson Palmer (Probable-hand), WRs Michael Floyd (Probable-shoulder) & Larry Fitzgerald
    • Neutral: RBs Rashard Mendenhall & Andre Arrington, K Jay Feely, DEF
    • Sit: WR Andre Roberts, TE Rob Housler

 

Tennessee at Oakland – Sherpa says:  Oakland 20, Tennessee 17.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Chris Johnson, WRs Nate Washington & Justin Hunter (Probable-concussion)
    • Sit: RB Shonn Greene, K Rob Bironas
  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Rashad Jennings, WR Denarius Moore, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Matt McGloin or QB Terrelle Pryor (Questionable-knee) (whoever starts), WR Rod Streater
    • Sit: RB Darren McFadden (Out-hamstring), WR Juron Criner (Questionable-shoulder), TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski

 

Dallas at New York Giants – Sherpa says:  New York 27, Dallas 17.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, WR Dez Bryant (Probable-back), TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: RB DeMarco Murray, WR Terrence Wiliams, DEF
    • Sit: WR Miles Austin (Probable-hamstring), K Dan Bailey
  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, RB Andre Brown, WRs Victor Cruz & Hakeem Nicks (Questionable-abdomen), DEF
    • Neutral: WR Rueben Randle, TE Brandon Myers, K Josh Brown
    • Sit: RB Brandon Jacobs (Questionable-knee)

 

Denver at New England (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Denver 31, New England 27.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, RB Knowshon Moreno, WRs Demaryius Thomas & Eric Decker, TE Julius Thomas, K Matt Prater
    • Neutral: WR Wes Welker (Probable-concussion), DEF
    • Sit: RB Montee Ball
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady, TE Rob Gronkowski (Probable-back)
    • Neutral: RB Stevan Ridley, WRs Danny Amendola (Probable-groin), Kenbrell Thompkins, & Aaron Dobson, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RBs Shane Vereen (Probable-wrist), Brandon Bolden, & LeGarrette Blount, DEF

 

San Francisco at Washington (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Washington 31, San Francisco 24.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore (Probable-ankle), WR Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick (Probable-back), WR Mario Manningham (Questionable-knee), K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: RBs Kendall Hunter & LaMichael James, WR Jonathan Baldwin, TE Vance McDonald, DEF
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris, TE Jordan Reed (Questionable-concussion), K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: WRs Leonard Hankerson (Questionable-knee), Santana Moss, Pierre Garcon, & Josh Morgan; DEF
    • Sit: RB Roy Helu

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 11 Player Recommendations (Wed 11/13/13)

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Week 11 byes:  Dallas, St. Louis.

Indianapolis at Tennessee (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Tennessee 27, Indianapolis 24.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: RB Trent Richardson, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: RB Donald Brown, WR T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri, DEF
    • Sit: QB Andrew Luck, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey
  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, RB Shonn Greene, K Rob Bironas, DEF
    • Sit: QB Jake Locker (IR-foot), WRs Justin Hunter, Nate Washington, & Kenny Britt

 

New York Jets at Buffalo (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  New York 27, Buffalo 21.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory (Probable-knee), TE Kellen Winslow Jr (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RB Bilal Powell, WRs Stephen Hill (Probable-foot) & David Nelson, K Nick Folk
    • Sit: WR Santonio Holmes (Probable-foot) & Jeremy Kerley (Out-elbow), TE Jeff Cumberland (Probable-concussion)
  • Buffalo
    • Start: QB E.J. Manuel, RB C.J. Spiller, WR Steve Johnson, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: RB Fred Jackson, WR T.J. Graham, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Robert Woods (Out-ankle) & Marquise Goodwin, K Dan Carpenter

 

Atlanta at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says:  Tampa Bay 21, Atlanta 20.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: WR Harry Douglas (Questionable-knee), TE Tony Gonzalez (Questionable-toe), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Matt Ryan, RB Jacquizz Rodgers
    • Sit: RB Steven Jackson (Probable-toe), WR Roddy White (Probable-shoulder), K Matt Bryant
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson (Probable-knee0, TE Timothy Wright, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Brian Leonard, WR Tiquan Underwood
    • Sit: RBs Mike James (IR-ankle) & Bobby Rainey, K Rian Lindell

 

Detroit at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says:  Detroit 28, Pittsburgh 27.

  • Detroit
    • Start: RB Reggie Bush (Probable-knee), WR Calvin Johnson (Probable-knee)
    • Neutral: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Joique Bell, WR Kris Durham, TE Brandon Pettigrew, K David Akers, DEF
    • Sit: WR Nate Burleson (Doubtful-forearm), TE Joseph Fauria
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WRs Antonio Brown, Emmanuel Sanders, & Jerricho Cotchery
    • Neutral: RB Le’Veon Bell, TE Heath Miller, K Shaun Suisham, DEF
    • Sit: RB Jonathan Dwyer

 

Washington at Philadelphia – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 42, Washington 38.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin Jr, RB Alfred Morris, WR Pierre Garcon, TE Jordan Reed, K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: WRs Leonard Hankerson (Probable-hamstring) & Santana Moss,
    • Sit: RB Roy Helu, WR Josh Morgan, DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WRs DeSean Jackson & Riley Cooper (Probable-knee), K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WR Jason Avant, TEs Brent Celek (Probable-hip) & Zach Ertz
    • Sit: DEF

 

Arizona at Jacksonville – Sherpa says:  Arizona 20, Jacksonville 13.

  • Arizona
    • Start: RBs Andre Ellington & Rashard Mendenhall, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Larry Fitzgerald, TE Rob Housler
    • Sit: QB Carson Palmer, WRs Michael Floyd (Questionable-shoulder) & Andre Roberts (Probable-knee), TE Jake Ballard, K Jay Feely
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: WR Cecil Shorts (Probable-groin) & Mike Brown (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Chad Henne, RB Maurice Jones-Drew (Probable-knee), WR Ace Sanders, TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Sit: K Josh Scobee

 

Oakland at Houston – Sherpa says:  Houston 31, Oakland 20.

  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Rashad Jennings, WR Denarius Moore
    • Neutral: QB Terrelle Pryor, WR Rod Streater
    • Sit: QBs Terrelle Pryor (Out-knee) & Matt McGloin, RB Darren McFadden (Out-hamstring), WRs Jacoby Ford & Juron Criner (Out-shoulder), TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski (Probable-ribs), DEF
  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum, WRs Andre Johnson & DeAndre Hopkins, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral:  RB Ben Tate (Probable-ribs), TE Garrett Graham
    • Sit: RBs Arian Foster (IR-back) & Dennis Johnson

Baltimore at Chicago – Sherpa says:  Chicago 24, Baltimore 21.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith
    • Neutral: RB Bernard Pierce, WRs Marlon Brown (Questionable-knee), Tandon Doss, & Jacoby Jones; TE Dallas Clark, DEF
    • Sit: TE Ed Dickson, K Justin Tucker
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Josh McCown, RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Martellus Bennett (Questionable-ankle), K Robbie Gould
    • Sit: QB Jay Cutler (Out-ankle), RB Michael Bush, WR Earl Bennett

 

Cleveland at Cincinnati – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 27, Cleveland 13.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: QB Jason Campbell (Probable-ribs), WR Davone Bess, DEF
    • Sit: RB Willis McGahee, WR Greg Little, K Billy Cundiff
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, RB Giovani Bernard, WR A.J. Green, DEF
    • Neutral: RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, WRs Mohamed Sanu & Marvin Jones, TE Tyler Eifert, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: TE Jermaine Gresham (Probable-groin)

 

San Diego at Miami (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:   San Diego 27, Miami 21.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen, TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews (Probable-hamstring) & Danny Woodhead, WRs Vincent Brown & Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe), K Nick Novak
    • Sit: N/A
  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill, WRs Mike Wallace (Questionable-hamstring) & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: RB Lamar Miller, WR Rishard Matthews, DEF
    • Sit: RB Daniel Thomas (Probable-ankle), K Caleb Sturgis

 

Green Bay at New York Giants – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 27, New York 21.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: RB Eddie Lacy, WR Jordy Nelson, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Scott Tolzien, WR Jarrett Boykin & James Jones, K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: QBs Aaron Rodgers (Out-clavicle), Seneca Wallace (IR), & Matt Flynn, TE Anthony Quarless
  • New York
    • Start: WRs Victor Cruz & Hakeem Nicks
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Andre Brown, TE Brandon Myers, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Peyton Hillis & Brandon Jacobs (Questionable-hamstring), K Josh Brown

 

Minnesota at Seattle – Sherpa says:  Seattle 27, Minnesota 13.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson (Probable-groin), WR Greg Jennings (Probable-Achilles), TE John Carlson
    • Neutral: WRs Jerome Simpson & Cordarrelle Patterson, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Christian Ponder (Probable-shoulder), Matt Cassel, & Josh Freeman (whoever starts), TE Kyle Rudolph (Out-foot), K Blair Walsh
  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-knee), WR Golden Tate, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Percy Harvin (Probable-hip) & Doug Baldwin, TE Zach Miller, K Steven Hauschka
    • Sit: WR Jermaine Kearse

 

San Francisco at New Orleans – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 24, San Francisco 20.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore (Probable-ankle), TE Vernon Davis (Questionable-concussion)
    • Neutral: RB Kendall Hunter, WR Anquan Boldin, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Mario Manningham (Questionable-knee) & Jonathan Baldwin, K Phil Dawson
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, TE Jimmy Graham (Probable-elbow)
    • Neutral: RBs Darren Sproles, Mark Ingram, & Pierre Thomas; WRs Marques Colston, Lance Moore, & Kenny Stills
    • Sit: WRs Nick Toon & Robert Meachem

 

Kansas City at Denver (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Denver 27, Kansas City 21.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WRs Dwayne Bowe & Donnie Avery (Probable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: TEs Sean McGrath & Anthony Fasano, WR Dexter McCluster (Probable-ankle), K Ryan Succop
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning (Probable-ankle), RB Knowshon Moreno, WRs Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker (Probable-ankle), & Eric Decker; TE Julius Thomas (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Neutral: K Matt Prater
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball & Ronnie Hillman

 

New England at Carolina (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  New England 24, Carolina 20.

  • New England
    • Start: RB Stevan Ridley, WR Julian Edelman, TE Rob Gronkowski (Probable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady (Probable-shoulder), WRs Aaron Dobson & Kenbrell Thompkins, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount & Brandon Bolden, WR Danny Amendola (Probable-groin)
  • Carolina
    • Start: RB DeAngelo Williams, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen
    • Neutral: QB Cam Newton, WRs Brandon LaFell & Ted Ginn Jr, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart & Mike Tolbert, K Graham Gano

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 10 Player Recommendations (Wed 11/6/13)

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Week 10 byes:  Cleveland, Kansas City, New England, New York Jets.

Washington at Minnesota (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Washington 34, Minnesota 24.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris, TE Jordan Reed, K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WRs Santana Moss, Leonard Hankerson (Questionable-hamstring), Joshua Morgan, & Pierre Garcon, DEF
    • Sit: TE Logan Paulsen (Probable-knee)
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson, WR Greg Jennings
    • Neutral: QB Christian Ponder, WRs Jerome Simpson & Jarius Wright, TE John Carlson, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: WR Cordarrelle Patterson, TE Kyle Rudolph (Out-foot), DEF

 

Cincinnati at Baltimore (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 27, Baltimore 21.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR A.J. Green, TE Tyler Eifert, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs BenJarvus Green-Ellis & Giovani Bernard, WRs Marvin Jones & Mohamed Sanu, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: TE Jermaine Gresham (Out-groin)
  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith
    • Neutral: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Marlon Brown, Tandon Doss, & Jacoby Jones; TE Dallas Clark, DEF
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, K Justin Tucker

 

Detroit at Chicago – Sherpa says:  Detroit 34, Chicago 31.

  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WRs Calvin Johnson & Kris Durham, K David Akers
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell, TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Joseph Fauria
    • Sit: WR Nate Burleson (Out-arm), DEF
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould
    • Neutral: N/A
    • Sit: QB Josh McCown, DEF

 

Philadelphia at Green Bay – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 34, Philadelphia 31.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WR DeSean Jackson, K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WRs Riley Cooper & Jason Avant, TEs Brent Celek & Zach Ertz
    • Sit: QB Michael Vick (Out-hamstring), RB Bryce Brown, DEF
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Seneca Wallace, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Jarrett Boykin, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: TE Anthony Quarless
    • Sit: QB Aaron Rodgers (Out-collarbone), TE Jermichael Finley (IR-neck), DEF

 

St. Louis at Indianapolis – Sherpa says:  Indianapolis 27, St. Louis 17.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Zac Stacy, WR Chris Givens, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kellen Clemens
    • Sit: RB Daryl Richardson (Out-foot), WRs Brian Quick, Austin Pettis, & Tavon Austin; TE Lance Kendricks (Out-hand), K Greg Zuerlein
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: RB Trent Richardson, WR T.Y. Hilton, TE Coby Fleener, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Andrew Luck, RB Donald Brown, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Sit: N/A

 

Seattle at Atlanta – Sherpa says:  Seattle 28, Atlanta 24.

  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch, TE Zach Miller
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Golden Tate & Doug Baldwin, K Steven Hauschka, DEF
    • Sit: RB Robert Turbin
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WR Harry Douglas, TE Tony Gonzalez
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, K Matt Bryant, DEF
    • Sit: RB Jacquizz Rodgers, WR Roddy White

 

Oakland at New York Giants – Sherpa says:  Oakland 21, New York 20.

  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Rashad Jennings, WR Denarius Moore, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Terrelle Pryor
    • Sit: RB Darren McFadden (Out-hamstring), WRs Rod Streater, Juron Criner (Out-shoulder), & Jacoby Ford; TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski
  • New York
    • Start: WR Victor Cruz, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Peyton Hillis, WRs Hakeem Nicks & Rueben Randle, TE Brandon Myers
    • Sit: RB Brandon Jacobs (Out-hamstring), Andre Brown, Michael Cox, & David Wilson (IR-neck); K Josh Brown

Jacksonville at Tennessee – Sherpa says:  Tennessee 20, Jacksonville 17.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Chad Henne, WR Cecil Shorts & Mike Brown, TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Sit: WR Justin Blackmon (Suspended for the season) & Ace Sanders, K Josh Scobee
  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Shonn Greene, WR Nate Washington
    • Sit: QB Jake Locker, K Rob Bironas

 

Buffalo at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 23, Buffalo 20.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RBs C.J. Spiller & Fred Jackson, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: WR Steve Johnson
    • Sit: QB Jeff Tuel (Inactive), QB E.J. Manuel, & QB Thaddeus Lewis, RB Tashard Choice, WRs Robert Woods, T.J. Graham, & Marquise Goodwin
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WRs Emmanuel Sanders & Jerricho Cotchery, TE Heath Miller, K Shaun Suisham
    • Sit: N/A

 

Carolina at San Francisco (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:   Carolina 24, San Francisco 20.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen, DEF
    • Neutral: RB DeAngelo Williams, WR Brandon LaFell, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RBs Mike Tolbert & Jonathan Stewart, WR Ted Ginn Jr
  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore (Probable-ankle), WR Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick, WR Mario Manningham, DEF
    • Sit: RB Kendall Hunter, WR Kyle Williams, K Phil Dawson

 

Houston at Arizona – Sherpa says:  Houston 31, Arizona 17.

  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum, WR Andre Johnson, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ben Tate (Probable-ribs), WR DeAndre Hopkins, TE Garrett Graham
    • Sit: RB Arian Foster (IR-back)
  • Arizona
    • Start: N/A
    • Neutral: RBs Andre Ellington & Rashard Mendenhall, WRs Larry Fitzgerald & Michael Floyd, TE Rob Housler
    • Sit: QB Carson Palmer, WR Andre Roberts, K Jay Feely, DEF

 

Denver at San Diego – Sherpa says:  Denver 38, San Diego 31.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, Knowshon Moreno, WRs Eric Decker, Demaryius Thomas, & Wes Welker; K Matt Prater
    • Neutral: TE Julius Thomas (Probable-ankle)
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball & Ronnie Hillman, TEs Joel Dreessen & Jacob Tamme, DEF
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen, TE Antonio Gates, K Nick Novak
    • Neutral: WRs Eddie Royal & Vincent Brown
    • Sit: RBs Danny Woodhead & Ryan Mathews, DEF

 

Dallas at New Orleans (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 31, Dallas 24.

  • Dallas
    • Start: RB DeMarco Murray (Probable-knee), WR Dez Bryant (Probable-back), TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: QB Tony Romo, WR Terrence Williams, K Dan Bailey
    • Sit: WRs Miles Austin (Doubtful-hamstring), Dwayne Harris (Probable-hip), & Cole Beasley, DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-elbow), K Garrett Hartley
    • Neutral: RBs Pierre Thomas & Darren Sproles (Probable-concussion), WRs Marques Colston (Questionable-knee), Lance Moore, Kenny Stills, & Robert Meachem; DEF
    • Sit: RB Mark Ingram

 

Miami at Tampa Bay (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Miami 21, Tampa Bay 17.

  • Miami
    • Start: RB Lamar Miller, WRs Mike Wallace & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ryan Tannehill
    • Sit: RB Daniel Thomas, WR Rishard Matthews, K Caleb Sturgis (Probable-groin)
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: RB Mike James, WR Vincent Jackson, TE Tim Wright, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, WR Tiquan Underwood
    • Sit: RB Doug Martin (IR-shoulder), TE Tom Crabtree, K Rian Lindell

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 9 Player Recommendations (Wed 10/30/13)

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Week 9 byes:  Arizona, Denver, Detroit, Jacksonville, New York Giants, San Francisco.

Cincinnati at Miami (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 31, Miami 10.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR A.J. Green, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Giovani Bernard & BenJarvus Green-Ellis, WR Marvin Jones, TEs Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert
    • Sit: WR Mohamed Sanu (Questionable-shoulder)
  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill,
    • Sit: RBs Lamar Miller & Daniel Thomas, WRs Brandon Gibson (IR-knee) & Rishard Matthews, K Caleb Sturgis, DEF

 

Atlanta at Carolina (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Carolina 27, Atlanta 17.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WR Harry Douglas, TE Tony Gonzalez
    • Neutral: TE Levine Toilolo, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Steven Jackson, WRs Roddy White (Questionable-hamstring), Kevin Cone, & Drew Davis, K Matt Bryant
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, RB Mike Tolbert, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen, DEF
    • Neutral: RB DeAngelo Williams (Probable-thigh), WRs Brandon LaFell & Ted Ginn Jr, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: N/A

 

Minnesota at Dallas – Sherpa says:  Dallas 27, Minnesota 24.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson, WR Greg Jennings (Probable-knee), TE Kyle Rudolph
    • Neutral: QBs Christian Ponder, Matt Cassel, & Josh Freeman (Questionable-concussion) (whoever starts), WRs Jerome Simpson, K Blair Walsh (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Sit: RB Toby Gerhart, WRs Cordarrelle Patterson & Jarius Wright
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, WRs Dez Bryant & Terrence Williams, TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: RB DeMarco Murray (Probable-knee), K Dan Bailey, DEF
    • Sit: RB Joseph Randle, WR Miles Austin (Doubtful-hamstring)

 

New Orleans at New York Jets – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 27, New York 24.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WRs Marques Colston (Questionable-knee) & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-foot)
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, WR Lance Moore, K Garrett Hartley, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Mark Ingram & Khiry Robinson, TE Ben Watson
  • New York
    • Start: WR David Nelson (Probable-quad)
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RBs Bilal Powell & Chris Ivory, WRs Stephen Hill (Probable-foot) & Jeremy Kerley, K Nick Folk, DEF
    • Sit: WR Santonio Holmes (Out-hamstring), TE Jeff Cumberland (Questionable-concussion)

 

Tennessee at St. Louis – Sherpa says:  Tennessee 21, St. Louis 17.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson, TE Delanie Walker, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Jake Locker, WRs Nate Washington & Kendall Wright
    • Sit: WR Kenny Britt, K Rob Bironas
  • St. Louis
    • Start: WR Chris Givens, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kellen Clemens (Probable-shoulder), RBs Zac Stacy (Questionable-ankle) & Daryl Richardson (Questionable-foot), WRs Austin Pettis (Probable-thigh), Tavon Austin, & Brian Quick; TE Lance Kendricks
    • Sit: K Greg Zuerlein

 

Kansas City at Buffalo – Sherpa says:  Kansas City 27, Buffalo 17.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral:  QB Alex Smith, WRs Dwayne Bowe (Probable-groin), Dexter McCluster, & Donnie Avery (Probable-shoulder), K Ryan Succop
    • Sit: TEs Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee) & Sean McGrath (Probable-knee)
  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson (Probable-knee), WR Steve Johnson (Probable-hip), TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: RB C.J. Spiller (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Sit: QBs Jeff Tuel, E.J. Manuel (Out-knee) & Thaddeus Lewis (Doubtful-ribs); RB Tashard Choice, WR Robert Woods, T.J. Graham, & Marquise Goodwin (Probable-elbow), K Dan Carpenter

 

San Diego at Washington – Sherpa says:  Washington 37, San Diego 34.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, RB Ryan Mathews, WR Keenan Allen, TE Antonio Gates, K Nick Novak
    • Neutral: WRs Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe) & Vincent Brown
    • Sit: RB Danny Woodhead, TE Ladarius Green, DEF
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III (Probable-knee), RB Alfred Morris, TE Jordan Reed, K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WRs Leonard Hankerson (Probable-foot), Santana Moss, Josh Morgan, & Pierre Garcon (Probable-calf)
    • Sit: TEs Fred Davis & Logan Paulsen (Probable-knee), DEF

Philadelphia at Oakland (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 28, Oakland 27.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start:  QB Nick Foles (Probable-concussion) or QB Matt Barkley (whoever starts), RB LeSean McCoy, WR DeSean Jackson (Probable-ankle)
    • Neutral: WRs Jason Avant & Riley Cooper, K Alex Henery, DEF
    • Sit: QB Michael Vick (Out-hamstring), TEs Zach Ertz & Brent Celek
  • Oakland
    • Start:  QB Terrelle Pryor, RB Darren McFadden, WR Denarius Moore
    • Neutral: WR Rod Streater, K Sebastian Janikowski, DEF
    • Sit: TE Mychal Rivera

 

Tampa Bay at Seattle – Sherpa says:   Seattle 21, Tampa Bay 14.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson, TE Timothy Wright, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Mike James
    • Sit: RB Doug Martin (Out-shoulder), WRs Mike Williams (IR) & Tiquan Underwood, TE Tom Crabtree, K Rian Lindell
  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-knee), WR Golden Tate, TE Zach Miller, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WR Doug Baldwin
    • Sit: WRs Sidney Rice (IR-knee) & Jermaine Kearse, K Steven Hauschka

 

Baltimore at Cleveland – Sherpa says:  Cleveland 21, Baltimore 17.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith, TE Dallas Clark, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Marlon Brown & Tandon Doss
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce (Probable-thigh), K Justin Tucker
  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Jason Campbell, RB Willis McGahee (Probable-knee), WRs Davone Bess & Greg Little
    • Sit: QB Brandon Weeden, RBs Chris Ogbannaya (Probable-ribs) & Fozzy Whitaker, WR Travis Benjamin (IR-knee), K Billy Cundiff

 

Pittsburgh at New England – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 21, New England 20.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Emmanuel Sanders, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WR Jerricho Cotchery, K Shaun Suisham
  • New England
    • Start: RB Stevan Ridley, WR Julian Edelman (Probable-thigh), TE Rob Gronkowski (Probable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady (Probable-shoulder), WRs Austin Collie, Kenbrell Thompkins, & Aaron Dobson
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount & Brandon Bolden (Probable-knee), WR Danny Amendola (Probable-groin), K Stephen Gostkowski

 

Indianapolis at Houston (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Houston 31, Indianapolis 27.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Trent Richardson, WR T.Y. Hilton, TE Coby Fleener
    • Neutral: RB Donald Brown, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (Questionable-hamstring), K Adam Vinatieri
    • Sit: WR Reggie Wayne (IR-knee), DEF
  • Houston
    • Start: QB Case Keenum, RBs Arian Foster (Questionable-hamstring) & Ben Tate (Probable-ribs), WRs Andre Johnson & DeAndre Hopkins, K Randy Bullock
    • Neutral: TE Garrett Graham, DEF
    • Sit: QB Matt Schaub (Probable-ankle)

 

Chicago at Green Bay (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 40, Chicago 24.

  • Chicago
    • Start: RB Matt Forte, TEs Brandon Marshall (Questionable-wrist) & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown, RB Michael Bush, K Robbie Gould
    • Sit: QB Jay Cutler (Out-groin), WR Earl Bennett, DEF
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Jarrett Boykin, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: WR Myles White, TE Andrew Quarless, DEF
    • Sit: RB James Starks, WR James Jones (Questionable-knee), TE Jermichael Finley (Out-neck)

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 8 Player Recommendations (Wed 10/23/13)

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Week 8 byes:  Baltimore, Chicago, Houston, Indianapolis, San Diego, Tennessee.

Carolina at Tampa Bay (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Carolina 21, Tampa Bay 10.

  • Carolina
    • Start: WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Cam Newton, RB DeAngelo Williams, WRs Brandon LaFell (Probable-knee) & Ted Ginn Jr
    • Sit: K Graham Gano
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Mike James, WR Mike Williams (Questionable-hamstring)
    • Sit: RB Doug Martin (Out-shoulder), TEs Tom Crabtree (Probable-ankle) & Tim Wright, K Rian Lindell

 

San Francisco at Jacksonville (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  San Francisco 27, Jacksonville 10.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Colin Kaepernick, WR Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Frank Gore (Questionable-ankle) & Kendall Hunter, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: RB LaMichael James, WR Kyle Williams (Probable-knee)
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: WR Charles Blackmon (Questionable-hamstring)
    • Neutral: QB Chad Henne, RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WRs Cecil Shorts (Questionable-shoulder) & Mike Brown, TE Marcedes Lewis, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Stephen Burton (Out-concussion) & Ace Sanders (Probable-concussion), TE Clay Harbor, K Josh Scobee

 

 Cleveland at Kansas City – Sherpa says:  Cleveland 20, Kansas City 17.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Jason Campbell, RB Willis McGahee (Probable-knee), WR Greg Little
    • Sit: QB Brandon Weeden, RBs Chris Ogbannaya (Probable-ribs) & Fozzy Whittaker, WR Davone Bess, K Billy Cundiff
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Donnie Avery, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee/groin)
    • Sit: WR Dexter McCluster, TE Sean McGrath, K Ryan Succop

 

Miami at New England – Sherpa says:  New England 28, Miami 20.

  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill (Questionable-shoulder), WR Brandon Gibson (Questionable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Daniel Thomas & Lamar Miller, K Caleb Sturgis
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady, RB Stevan Ridley, WR Julian Edelman (Questionable-thigh), TE Rob Gronkowski (Questionable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Kenbrell Thompkins, Aaron Dobson, & Austin Collie; K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount & Brandon Bolden (Questionable-knee), WR Danny Amendola (Questionable-concussion)

 

Buffalo at New Orleans – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 31, Buffalo 23.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson (Questionable-knee), WR Steve Johnson, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: QB Thaddeus Lewis, K Dan Carpenter
    • Sit: QB E.J. Manuel (Questionable-knee), RBs Tashard Choice & C.J. Spiller (Out-ankle), WRs Robert Woods & T.J. Yates, DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Darren Sproles, WR Marques Colston, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-knee), K Garrett Hartley
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, WRs Lance Moore (Probable-hand) & Kenny Stills, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Mark Ingram (Out-toe) & Khiry Robinson, TE Ben Watson

 

Dallas at Detroit – Sherpa says:  Dallas 31, Detroit 28.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, WR Dez Bryant (Questionable-wrist/hamstring), TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: RB Joseph Randle, WR Terrence Williams, DEF
    • Sit: RB DeMarco Murray (Out-knee), WRs Miles Austin (Out-hamstring) & Cole Beasley
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WR Calvin Johnson (Questionable-knee)
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell, WR Kris Durham, TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Joseph Fauria, K David Akers
    • Sit: WRs Kevin Ogletree, Ryan Broyles, & Nate Burleson (Out-forearm); DEF

 

New York Giants at Philadelphia – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 28, New York 24.

  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WRs Victor Cruz, Hakeem Nicks, & Rueben Randle
    • Neutral: RB Peyton Hillis, TE Brandon Myers, K Josh Brown, DEF
    • Sit: RBs David Wilson (Out-neck), Michael Cox & Brandon Jacobs (Out-hamstring)
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: RB LeSean McCoy, WR DeSean Jackson
    • Neutral: QB Michael Vick (Probable-hamstring), WRs Riley Cooper & Jason Avant, TE Zach Ertz, K Alex Henery, DEF
    • Sit: QB Nick Foles (Out-concussion), TE Brent Celek

New York Jets at Cincinnati (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 27, New York 24.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, TE Jeff Cumberland (Questionable-hamstring)
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, WRs Stephen Hill, Jeremy Kerley, & David Nelson (Probable-hamstring); K Nick Folk, DEF
    • Sit: RB Bilal Powell, WR Santonio Holmes (Questionable-hamstring)
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: RB Giovanni Bernard, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, WRs Mohamed Sanu & Marvin Jones (Questionable-shoulder), TEs Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: N/A

 

Pittsburgh at Oakland – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 24, Oakland 20.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Jerricho Cotchery (Probable-abdomen), TE Heath Miller, K Shaun Suisham
    • Sit: RBs Felix Jones, Jonathan Dwyer, & LaRod Stephens-Howling
  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Darren McFadden
    • Neutral: QB Terrelle Pryor (Questionable-ankle), WR Denarius Moore, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Marcel Reece & Rashad Jennings, WR Rod Streater, TE Mychal Rivera, K Sebastian Janikowski

 

Atlanta at Arizona – Sherpa says:  Atlanta 20, Arizona 17.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, RB Jacquizz Rodgers, TE Anthony Gonzalez, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Harry Douglas
    • Sit: RB Stephen Jackson (Questionable-hamstring), WR Roddy White (Questionable-hamstring), K Matt Bryant
  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Larry Fitzgerald (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Carson Palmer, RB Rashard Mendenhall (Questionable-toe), WRs Michael Floyd & Andre Roberts, TE Rob Housler
    • Sit: RB Andre Ellington, K Jay Feely

 

Washington at Denver – Sherpa says:  Denver 42, Washington 34.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris, TE Jordan Reed (Probable-hip), K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WRs Santana Moss, Josh Morgan, & Pierre Garcon, TE Logan Paulsen (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: WR Leonard Hankerson (Questionable-foot), TE Fred Davis, DEF
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning (Questionable-ankle), RB Knowshon Moreno, WRs Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker (Questionable-ankle), & Eric Decker (Questionable-toe); TE Julian Thomas, K Matt Prater
    • Neutral: RB Ronnie Hillman
    • Sit: RB Montee Ball, DEF

 

Green Bay at Minnesota (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 34, Minnesota 14.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Jarrett Boykin, K Mason Crosby, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Andrew Quarless
    • Sit: RB James Starks (Probable-knee), WR James Jones (Questionable-knee), TE Jermichael Finley (Out-neck)
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson (Questionable-hamstring), TE Kyle Rudolph
    • Neutral: QB Christian Ponder, WRs Jerome Simpson & Greg Jennings,
    • Sit: QBs Josh Freeman (Questionable-concussion) & Matt Cassel, WRs Cordarrelle Patterson, Joe Webb & Jarius Wright, TE John Carlson, K Blair Walsh (Questionable-hamstring), DEF

 

Seattle at St. Louis (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Seattle 35, St. Louis 10.

  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch, TE Zach Miller, K Steven Hauschka, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Golden Tate, Sidney Rice, & Doug Baldwin
    • Sit: N/A
  • St. Louis
    • Start: TE Jared Cook
    • Neutral: RB Zac Stacy, WRs Chris Givens, Brian Quick, & Tavon Austin;
    • Sit: QBs Kellen Clemens & Sam Bradford (IR-knee), RB Daryl Richardson, WR Austin Pettis, TE Lance Kendricks

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 7 Player Recommendations (Wed 10/16/13)

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Week 7 byes:  New Orleans, Oakland.

Seattle at Arizona (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Seattle 27, Arizona 20.

  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-hip), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Doug Baldwin, Golden Tate, & Sidney Rice, K Steven Hauschka
    • Sit: TEs Zach Miller (Probable-hamstring) & Luke Wilson
  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Larry Fitzgerald (Probable-hamstring)
    • Neutral: QB Carson Palmer, RBs Rashard Mendenhall & Andre Ellington, WR Michael Floyd, TE Rob Housler (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Sit: WR Andre Roberts, TE Jim Dray (Probable-thigh), K Jay Feely

 

Tampa Bay at Atlanta (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Atlanta 24, Tampa Bay 17.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: RB Doug Martin, TE Timothy Wright
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, WR Vincent Jackson, DEF
    • Sit: WR Michael Williams (Questionable-hamstring), K Rian Lindell
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, TE Tony Gonzalez, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Jacquizz Rodgers, WR Harry Douglas, TE Levine Toilolo, K Matt Prater
    • Sit: RBs Steven Jackson (Out-hamstring) & Jason Snelling (Probable-concussion), WRs Roddy White (Out-hamstring), Drew Davis, Kevin Cone, & Brian Robiskie

 

 Chicago at Washington – Sherpa says:  Washington 34, Chicago 31.

  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WR Brandon Marshall, K Robbie Gould
    • Neutral: WR Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett (Questionable-knee)
    • Sit: RB Michael Bush, WR Earl Bennett, DEF
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris, K Kai Forbath
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WRs Pierre Garcon, Santana Moss, & Josh Morgan, TE Jordan Reed
    • Sit: TEs Logan Paulsen (Probable-knee) & Fred Davis (Probable-ankle), DEF

 

Dallas at Philadelphia – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 41, Dallas 27.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten
    • Neutral: WRs Miles Austin (Probable-hamstring) & Terrence Williams, K Dan Bailey
    • Sit: RBs DeMarco Murray (Doubtful-knee), Joseph Randle, & Lance Dunbar (Out-hamstring), DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WR DeSean Jackson, K Alex Henery
    • Neutral: WRs Jason Avant & Riley Cooper, TEs Brent Celek & Zach Ertz, DEF
    • Sit: QB Michael Vick (Out-hamstring), RB Bryce Brown

 

New England at New York Jets – Sherpa says:  New England 24, New York 21.

  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady, WR Julian Edelman (Questionable-thigh), DEF
    • Neutral: RB Stevan Ridley, WRs Aaron Dobson, Kenbrell Thompkins, Austin Collie, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: WR Danny Amendola (Out-concussion), TEs Rob Gronkowski (Questionable-forearm/back) & Michael Hoomanawanui (Questionable-knee)
  • New York Jets
    • Start: WR Stephen Hill, TE Jeff Cumberland
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, WR Jeremy Kerley (Probable-back), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Bilal Powell (Probable-neck), Chris Ivory (Probable-hamstring), & Mike Goodson (IR-knee), WR Santonio Holmes (Out-foot/hamstring), K Nick Folk

 

Buffalo at Miami – Sherpa says:  Miami 27, Buffalo 24.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB C.J. Spiller (Probable-ankle) & Fred Jackson, WR Steve Johnson (Probable-back) & T.J. Graham, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: QB Thaddeus Lewis (Probable-foot), WR Robert Woods, K Dan Carpenter, DEF
    • Sit: QB Jeff Tuel (if he starts), RB Tashard Choice
  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill, WRs Mike Wallace & Brian Hartline, TE Charles Clay
    • Neutral: K Caleb Sturgis, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Lamar Miller & Daniel Thomas, WR Brandon Gibson (Questionable-hip)

 

St. Louis at Carolina – Sherpa says:  Carolina 27, St. Louis 13.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: WR Austin Pettis, TE Jared Cook
    • Neutral: QB Sam Bradford, RB Zac Stacy (Probable-ribs), WRs Chris Givens & Tavon Austin, TE Lance Kendricks, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Daryl Richardson & Isaiah Pead, WR Brian Quick, K Greg Zuerlein
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, RB DeAngelo Williams, WRs Steve Smith & Brandon LaFell, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Neutral: WR Ted Ginn Jr, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RB Kenjon Barner (Probable-foot)

 

Cincinnati at Detroit – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 28, Detroit 24.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: RBs BenJarvus Green-Ellis & Giovanni Bernard, WRs Mohamed Sanu & Marvin Jones, TEs Jermaine Gresham & Tyler Eifert, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, WR Kris Durham
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell (Questionable-ribs), WR Calvin Johnson (Probable-knee), TEs Joseph Fauria & Brandon Pettigrew, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: WR Nate Burleson (Out-forearm), TE Tony Scheffler (Out-concussion)

 

San Diego at Jacksonville – Sherpa says:  San Diego 27, Jacksonville 20.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen, TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews & Danny Woodhead, WR Vincent Brown, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: RB Ronnie Brown (Probable-ankle), WR Eddie Royal (Questionable-toe)
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Chad Henne, WR Justin Blackmon (Questionable-hamstring/groin)
    • Neutral: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WR Cecil Shorts (Questionable-shoulder), TE Clay Harbor, DEF
    • Sit: QB Blaine Gabbert (Out-hamstring), WRs Stephen Burton (Out-concussion) & Ace Sanders (Out-concussion), TE Marcedes Lewis (Probable-calf), K Josh Scobee

 

San Francisco at Tennessee (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  San Francisco 23, Tennessee 17.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore, TE Vernon Davis (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick (Probable-foot), RB Kendall Hunter, WR Anquan Boldin, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: RB LaMichael James, WRs Kyle Williams & Marlon Moore
  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, WRs Kendall Wright & Nate Washington, DEF
    • Sit: QB Jake Locker (Questionable-hip/knee), RBs Shonn Greene (Questionable-knee) & Jackie Battle (Probable-neck), WR Kenny Britt, K Rob Bironas

 

Houston at Kansas City – Sherpa says:  Houston 27, Kansas City 24.

  • Houston
    • Start: RB Arian Foster (Probable-thumb)
    • Neutral: RB Ben Tate (Probable-ankle), WRs Andre Johnson (Probable-shin) & DeAndre Hopkins, TE Garrett Graham, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Matt Schaub (Out-foot/ankle), Case Keenum, & T.J. Yates
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, TE Sean McGrath
    • Neutral: WR Dwayne Bowe, K Ryan Succop, DEF
    • Sit: QB Alex Smith, WRs Donnie Avery (Probable-shoulder) & Dexter McCluster, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-ankle/knee)

 

Baltimore at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says:  Pittsburgh 20, Baltimore 14.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Ray Rice, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Torrey Smith & Tandon Doss, TE Dallas Clark
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, WR Marlon Brown, TE Ed Dickson, K Justin Tucker
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Jerricho Cotchery, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: RBs Isaac Redman, Jonathan Dwyer, Felix Jones, & LaRod Stephens-Howling; K Shaun Suisham

 

Cleveland at Green Bay – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 31, Cleveland 24.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: QB Brandon Weeden, RBs Willis McGahee (Probable-knee) & Chris Ogbannaya, WRs Davone Bess & Greg Little, K Billy Cundiff
    • Sit: WR Travis Benjamin, DEF
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WR Jordy Nelson, TE Jermichael Finley, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: WR Jarrett Boykin, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Johnathan Franklin & James Starks (Out-knee), WRs James Jones (Questionable-knee) & Randall Cobb (IR-leg)

 

Denver at Indianapolis (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Denver 37, Indianapolis 28.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, RB Knowshon Moreno, WRs Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker (Probable-ankle), & Eric Decker (Probable-shoulder); TE Julian Thomas, K Matt Prater
    • Neutral: DEF
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball & Ronnie Hillman
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Trent Richardson, WR Reggie Wayne
    • Neutral: WRs T.Y. Hilton & Darrius Heyward-Bey, TE Coby Fleener, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Sit: RB Donald Brown, DEF

 

Minnesota at New York Giants (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  New York 30, Minnesota 27.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson, WRs Greg Jennings & Jerome Simpson, TE Kyle Rudolph
    • Neutral: QB Josh Freeman, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: QBs Christian Ponder & Matt Cassel, WRs Cordarrelle Patterson, Jarius Wright, & Joe Webb; TE John Carlson, DEF
  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WRs Victor Cruz, Hakeem Nicks, & Rueben Randle, K Josh Brown
    • Neutral: RB Brandon Jacobs (Questionable-hamstring), TE Brandon Myers, DEF
    • Sit: RBs David Wilson (Out-neck), Peyton Hillis & Michael Cox

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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Week 6 Player Recommendations (Wed 10/9/13)

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Week 6 byes:  Atlanta, Miami.

New York Giants at Chicago (Thursday night) – Sherpa says:  Chicago 28, New York 20.

  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WRs Victor Cruz & Hakeem Nicks
    • Neutral: WR Rueben Randle, TE Brandon Myers (Questionable-ankle), DEF
    • Sit: RBs David Wilson (Out-neck), Brandon Jacobs, & Michael Cox; K Josh Brown
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WR Brandon Marshall, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Alshon Jeffery (Questionable-ankle) & Earl Bennett, TE Martellus Bennett (Questionable-knee), K Robbie Gould
    • Sit: RB Michael Bush

 

Green Bay at Baltimore (Sunday early) – Sherpa says:  Green Bay 34, Baltimore 27.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, WRs James Jones, Jordy Nelson, & Randall Cobb; K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral: RB Eddie Lacy, TE Jermichael Finley, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Johnathan Franklin & James Starks (Out-knee)
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, RB Ray Rice, WR Torrey Smith
    • Neutral: WR Tandon Doss, TEs Dallas Clark & Ed Dickson, K Justin Tucker
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce (Questionable-thigh), WRs Marlon Brown (Questionable-thigh) & Jacoby Jones (Questionable-knee), DEF

 

Philadelphia at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says:  Philadelphia 34, Tampa Bay 21.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles (Probable-groin), RB LeSean McCoy, WR DeSean Jackson, TE Brent Celek, K Alex Henery, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Jason Avant, TE Zach Ertz
    • Sit: QB Michael Vick (Questionable-hamstring), WR Riley Cooper
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: RB Doug Martin, WR Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: WR Mike Williams (Questionable-hamstring), TE Tim Wright
    • Sit: QB Mike Glennon, TEs Luke Stocker (IR) & Tom Crabtree (Probable-ankle), K Rian Lindell, DEF

 

Pittsburgh at New York Jets – Sherpa says:  New York 27, Pittsburgh 24.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger (Probable-finger), WRs Antonio Brown & Emmanuel Sanders
    • Neutral: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Jerricho Cotchery, K Shaun Suishan, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Felix Jones, Jonathan Dwyer, Isaac Redman, & LaRod Stephens-Howling, TE Heath Miller
  • New York
    • Start: RB Bilal Powell, WR Stephen Hill
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, WR Jeremy Kerley, TE Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Chris Ivory (Probable-hamstring) & Mike Goodson, WRs Santonio Holmes (Out-foot/hamstring) & David Nelson (Probable-hamstring), TE Kellen Winslow (Out-suspended)

 

Carolina at Minnesota – Sherpa says:  Carolina 27, Minnesota 21.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, RB DeAngelo Williams, WR Steve Smith, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Neutral: WR Brandon LaFell, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: WR Ted Ginn Jr
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Adrian Peterson
    • Neutral: WRs Greg Jennings & Jerome Simpson, TE Kyle Rudolph, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Christian Ponder (Probable-rib), Matt Cassel, & Josh Freeman; WR Cordarrelle Patterson, K Blair Walsh (Questionable-hamstring)

 

Oakland at Kansas City – Sherpa says:  Kansas City 24, Oakland 20.

  • Oakland
    • Start: TE Mychal Rivera
    • Neutral: QB Terrelle Pryor, RB Rashad Jennings (Questionable-hamstring) & Marcel Reece (Probable-knee), WR Ladarius Moore, DEF
    • Sit: RB Darren McFadden (Questionable-hamstring), WR Rod Streater, K Sebastian Janikowski
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-toe), WR Dwayne Bowe, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Donnie Avery (Probable-shoulder), TE Sean McGrath (Probable-knee), K Ryan Succop
    • Sit: WR Dexter McCluster, TEs Travis Kelce (IR-knee) & Anthony Fasano (Doubtful-ankle/knee)

 

St. Louis at Houston – Sherpa says:  Houston 31, St. Louis 14.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: WR Chris Givens & Austin Pettis
    • Neutral: QB Sam Bradford, RBs Daryl Richardson & Zac Stacy (Questionable-ribs), TEs Jared Cook & Lance Kendricks
    • Sit: RB Isaiah Pead, K Greg Zuerlein, DEF
  • Houston
    • Start: RBs Arian Foster (Probable-thumb) & Ben Tate (Probable-elbow), WRs Andre Johnson (Questionable-knee) & DeAndre Hopkins, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Matt Schaub, TE Garrett Graham
    • Sit: TE Owen Daniels (Out-leg)

 

Cincinnati at Buffalo – Sherpa says:  Cincinnati 28, Buffalo 24.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: RB Giovanni Bernard, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, WRs Mohamed Sanu & Marvin Jones, TE Jermain Gresham, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, TE Zach Eifert
  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: RB C.J. Spiller (Questionable-ankle), WRs Steve Johnson (Questionable-back) & Robert Woods, K Dan Carpenter, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Thaddeus Lewis, Jeff Tuel,  & E.J. Manuel (Out-knee), WR T.J. Graham

 

Detroit at Cleveland – Sherpa says:  Detroit 24, Cleveland 21.

  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Reggie Bush, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Calvin Johnson (Questionable-knee), TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Joseph Fauria, K David Akers
    • Sit: RB Joique Bell, WRs Nate Burleson (Out-forearm), Kris Durham, Kevin Ogletree, & Ryan Broyles, TE Tony Scheffler (Out-concussion)
  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: RB Willis McGahee, WR Davone Bess, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Brandon Weeden & Brian Hoyer (IR-knee), RB Chris Ogbannaya (Probable-concussion), K Billy Cundiff

 

Tennessee at Seattle (Sunday late) – Sherpa says:  Seattle 28, Tennessee 20.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Chris Johnson
    • Neutral: WR Kendall Wright, Nate Washington, & Kenny Britt; TE Delanie Walker, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick & Jake Locker (Out-hip/knee), RBs Jackie Battle (Probable-neck) & Shonn Greene (Out-knee), K Rob Bironas
  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WRs Golden Tate, Sidney Rice (Probable-knee), & Doug Baldwin, TE Zach Miller (Questionable-hamstring), K Steve Hauschka
    • Sit: TE Luke Wilson

 

Jacksonville at Denver – Sherpa says:  Denver 34, Jacksonville 13.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: TE Clay Harbor
    • Neutral:  QB Chad Henne, RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WRs Justin Blackmon & Cecil Shorts (Probable-groin)
    • Sit: QB Blaine Gabbert (Out-hamstring), WR Ace Sanders, TE Marcedes Lewis (Out-calf), K Josh Scobee, DEF
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, RB Knowshon Moreno, WRs Wes Welker, Demaryius Thomas, & Eric Decker (Probable-ankle), TE Julius Thomas, K Matt Prater (Probable-calf), DEF
    • Neutral: N/A
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball & Ronnie Hillman (Probable-ankle)

 

New Orleans at New England – Sherpa says:  New Orleans 31, New England 24.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WR Marques Colston, TE Jimmy Graham, K Garrett Hartley
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, WRs Lance Moore (Questionable-hand) & Kenny Stills, DEF
    • Sit: RB Mark Ingram (Questionable-toe)
  • New England
    • Start: WR Julian Edelman
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady, RBs Stevan Ridley (Questionable-knee) & LeGarrette Blount, WRs Danny Amendola (Questionable-groin) & Kenbrell Thompkins, TE Rob Gronkowski (Questionable-forearm/back), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RB Brandon Bolden (Questionable-knee), WR Aaron Dobson (Probable-neck), DEF

 

Arizona at San Francisco – Sherpa says:  San Francisco 21, Arizona 10.

  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Michael Floyd, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Larry Fitzgerald (Questionable-hamstring)
    • Sit: QB Carson Palmer, RB Rashard Mendenhall, WR Andre Roberts, TE Rob Housler, K Jay Feely
  • San Francisco
    • Start: RB Frank Gore (Probable-knee), TE Vernon Davis (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick (Probable-foot), WR Anquan Boldin
    • Sit: WR Kyle Williams (Probable-knee), K Phil Dawson

 

Washington at Dallas (Sunday night) – Sherpa says:  Dallas 37, Washington 34.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Robert Griffin III, RB Alfred Morris (Probable-rib), WRs Pierre Garcon & Santana Moss, K Kai Forbath (Probable-groin)
    • Neutral: WRs Josh Morgan & Leonard Hankerson, TEs Fred Davis & Logan Paulsen (Questionable-knee)
    • Sit: RB Roy Helu, TE Jordan Reed, DEF
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo, RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: WRs Terrence Williams & Miles Austin (Probable-hamstring)
    • Sit: DEF

 

Indianapolis at San Diego (Monday night) – Sherpa says:  Indianapolis 31, San Diego 27.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Trent Richardson, WRs Reggie Wayne & T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RB Donald Brown, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, TE Coby Fleener, DEF
    • Sit: RB Ahmad Bradshaw (IR-neck)
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers, TE Antonio Gates
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews (Questionable-concussion) & Danny Woodhead, WRs Vincent Brown, Keenan Allen, & Eddie Royal, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: WR Malcom Floyd, DEF

 

Good luck this weekend - may all your players do well and stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

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