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Week 16 Player Recommendations (Thu 12/18/14)

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Tennessee at Jacksonville (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Jacksonville 23, Tennesse 20.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: WR Kendall Wright (Questionable-hand)
    • Neutral: QB Charlie Whitehurst, RBs Bishop Sankey & Shonn Greene, WRs Justin Hunter & Nate Washington, TE Delanie Walker (Questionable-knee), DEF
    • Sit: QBs Jake Locker & Zach Mettenberger (Doubtful-shoulder), RB Dexter McCluster (Out-knee), K Ryan Succop
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: WR Cecil Shorts, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Blake Bortles (Questionable-foot) or QB Chad Henne (whoever starts), RB Toby Gerhart, WRs Allen Hurns & Marqise Lee (Probable-elbow), TE Marcedes Lewis, K Josh Scobee
    • Sit: RBs Storm Johnson & Jordan Todman

 

Philadelphia at Washington (Saturday afternoon) – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Washington 17.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Mark Sanchez, RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey (Probable-groin), DEF
    • Neutral: RB Darren Sproles, WRs Jordan Matthews (Probable-knee) & Riley Cooper, TEs Zach Ertz & Brent Celek (Probable-neck)
    • Sit: RB Chris Polk (Probable-ankle)
  • Washington
    • Start: RB Alfred Morris, WR Pierre Garcon
    • Neutral: QB Robert Griffin III, WRs DeSean Jackson & Andre Roberts, TE Jordan Reed
    • Sit: QB Colt McCoy (IR), RB Roy Helu (Probable-toe), K Kai Forbath, DEF

 

San Diego at San Francisco (Saturday night) – Sherpa says: San Diego 24, San Francisco 21.

  • San Diego
    • Start: TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Phillip Rivers (Probable-chest), WRs Malcom Floyd & Eddie Royal, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: RBs Ryan Mathews (Out-ankle), Donald Brown, & Darren Oliver, WR Keenan Allen (Out-ankle), TE Ladarius Green (Questionable-concussion)
  • San Francisco
    • Start: N/A
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick, WRs Michael Crabtree (Questionable-knee) & Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Frank Gore (Questionable-concussion), Carlos Hyde (Out-ankle) & Bruce Miller; WR Stevie Johnson, K Phil Dawson

 

Atlanta at New Orleans (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: New Orleans 35, Atlanta 27.

  • Atlanta  
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Roddy White (Probable-knee) & Harry Douglas (Probable-foot)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WR Julio Jones (Questionable-hip), K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, WR Devin Hester, TE Levine Toilolo, DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Mark Ingram, WRs Marques Colsten & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Khiry Robinson & Travaris Cadet

 

Kansas City at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 28, Kansas City 21.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-knee), WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Travis Kelce
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Sit: RB Knile Davis, WRs Junior Hemingway, Donnie Avery (Questionable-groin), & Alex Wilson; K Cairo Santos
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, TE Heath Miller, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ben Roethlisberger, K Shaun Suisham
    • Sit: WRs Markus Wheaton & Martavis Bryant

 

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

  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, K Justin Tucker, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Justin Forsett, TE Owen Daniels
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce (Probable-back), WRs Marlon Brown & Kamar Aiken
  • Houston
    • Start: WR DeAndre Hopkins (Questionable-ankle)
    • Neutral: QB Thaddeus Lewis, RB Arian Foster (Probable-hip), WR Andre Johnson (Probable-concussion)
    • Sit: QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick (IR-leg), Tom Savage (Out-knee), & Case Keenum; RB Alfred Blue, TE Garrett Graham (Out-ankle), K Randy Bullock, DEF

 

Green Bay at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says: Green Bay 34, Tampa Bay 14.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy (Probable-eye), WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb, K Mason Crosby, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Davante Adams
    • Sit: TEs Andrew Quarless & Richard Rodgers
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: RB Doug Martin, WRs Vincent Jackson & Mike Evans
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown
    • Sit: RBs Charles Sims & Bobby Rainey (Probable-wrist), TEs Austin Seferian-Jenkins & Brandon Myers, K Patrick Murray, DEF

 

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

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Matt Asiata (Probable-foot)
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, WRs Greg Jennings (Probable-hamstring) & Charles Johnson, DEF
    • Sit: RB Ben Tate, WRs Jarius Wright & Cordarrelle Patterson, TE Kyle Rudolph (Doubtful-ankle), K Blair Walsh
  • Miami
    • Start: RB Lamar Miller, WR Mike Wallace, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, WR Jarvis Landry, K Caleb Sturgis
    • Sit: RB Daniel Thomas (Doubtful-knee), WR Brian Hartline, TEs Charles Clay (Probable-hamstring) & Dion Sims

 

Detroit at Chicago – Sherpa says: Detroit 34, Chicago 17.

  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-ankle) & Golden Tate, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Joique Bell & Reggie Bush, TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Eric Ebron
    • Sit: N/A
  • Chicago
    • Start: WR Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett
    • Neutral: QB Jimmy Clausen, RB Matt Forte
    • Sit: QB Jay Cutler, WR Marquess Wilson, Ks Robbie Gould (Out-quad) & Jay Feely, DEF

 

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

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: QB Johnny Manziel, RBs Isaiah Crowell & Terrance West, WR Andrew Hawkins, DEF
    • Sit: K Billy Cundiff
  • Carolina
    • Start: RB Jonathan Stewart, WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Cam Newton (Probable-back) or QB Derek Anderson (whoever starts), K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RB DeAngelo Williams (Questionable-hand), WRs Jerricho Cotchery & Philly Brown

 

New England at New York Jets – Sherpa says: New England 38, New York 14.

  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), WR Brandon LaFell (Questionable-shoulder), TE Rob Gronkowski, K Stephen Gostkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Shane Vereen (Questionable-ankle), TE Tim Wright
    • Sit: RBs LeGarrette Blount (Out-shoulder) & Jonas Gray, WR Julian Edelman (Out-concussion)
  • New York
    • Start: WR Eric Decker
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RBs Chris Johnson (Probable-knee) & Chris Ivory, WR Percy Harvin (Probable-ankle)
    • Sit: WR Jeremy Kerley, TEs Jace Amaro & Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk, DEF

 

New York Giants at St. Louis (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: St. Louis 24, New York 21.

  • New York
    • Start: WR Odell Beckham,
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Andre Williams, TE Larry Donnell, DEF
    • Sit: RB Rashad Jennings (Out-ankle), WRs Rueben Randle & Preston Parker, K Josh Brown
  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Tre Mason, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Shaun Hill, WRs Kenny Britt & Stedman Bailey, K Greg Zuerlein
    • Sit: RB Benji Cunningham, WR Tavon Austin

 

Buffalo at Oakland – Sherpa says: Buffalo 24, Oakland 14.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson, DEF
    • Neutral: RB C.J. Spiller (Probable-shoulder), WR Sammy Watkins, TE Scott Chandler, K Dan Carpenter (Probable-groin)
    • Sit: QB Kyle Orton, RBs Anthony Dixon (Probable-chest) & Bryce Brown, WRs Robert Woods & Chris Hogan
  • Oakland
    • Start: WR James Jones
    • Neutral: RB Latavius Murray, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: QB Derek Carr (Probable-thumb), RBs Darren McFadden, Marcel Reece, & Maurice Jones Drew; WR Andre Holmes

 

Indianapolis at Dallas – Sherpa says: Dallas 34, Indianapolis 31.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WR Reggie Wayne, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RB Dan Herron, WRs T.Y. Hilton (Questionable-hamstring), Donte Moncrief, & Hakeem Nicks; TEs Coby Fleener & Dwayne Allen
    • Sit: RB Trent Richardson, DEF
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: RB DeMarco Murray (Questionable-hand) or RB Joseph Randle (whoever starts), WRs Cole Beasley & Terrance Williams
    • Sit: RB Lance Dunbar, DEF

 

Seattle at Arizona (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Seattle 20, Arizona 10.

  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-back), WR Doug Baldwin, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, RB Robert Turbin, WR Jermaine Kearse
    • Sit: TEs Luke Wilson & Tony Moeaki (Questionable-shoulder), K Steven Hauschka
  • Arizona
    • Start: DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Larry Fitzgerald (Probable-knee), Michael Floyd, & John Brown; TE John Carlson
    • Sit:  QBs Ryan Lindley & Drew Stanton (Doubtful-knee), RBs Kerwynn Williams (Probable-knee) & Stepfan Taylor, WR Jaron Brown (Questionable-toe), K Chandler Catanzaro

 

Denver at Cincinnati (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Cincinnati 27, Denver 24.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning (Questionable-thigh), RB C.J. Anderson (Probable-ankle), WR Demaryius Thomas (Probable-ankle), TE Julius Thomas
    • Neutral: WR Emmanuel Sanders, K Connor Barth, DEF
    • Sit: RB Ronnie Hillman (Questionable-foot), WRs Wes Welker & Andre Caldwell
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral:  RB Jeremy Hill, WR Mohamed Sanu, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: RB Giovani Bernard, TEs Jermaine Gresham (Probable-toe) & Tyler Brock

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

 

The Sherpa

Week 15 Player Recommendations (Thu 12/11/14)

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Arizona at St. Louis (Thursday) – Sherpa says: St. Louis 20, Arizona 13.

  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Michael Floyd, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Drew Stanton, WRs Larry Fitzgerald, John Brown, & Jaron Brown; TE John Carlson
    • Sit: RBs Stepfan Taylor & Kerwynn Williams, K Chandler Catanzaro
  • St. Louis
    • Start: WR Kenny Britt, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Shaun Hill, RB Tre Mason, WRs Tavon Austin & Steadman Bailey
    • Sit: RB Benny Cunningham, K Greg Zuerlein

 

Houston at Indianapolis (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 34, Houston 27.

  • Houston
    • Start: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, RB Arian Foster (Probable-groin), WR DeAndre Hopkins
    • Neutral: WR Andre Johnson (Questionable-concussion), K Randy Bullock
    • Sit: TE Garrett Graham (Out-ankle), DEF
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Dan Herron, WRs T.Y. Hilton & Reggie Wayne, TE Coby Fleener, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: WR Donte Moncrief, DEF
    • Sit: RB Trent Richardson

 

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

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy (Probable-hip), WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb, DEF
    • Neutral: K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: WR Davante Adams, TEs Andrew Quarless & Richard Rodgers
  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson, WR Sammy Watkins, TE Scott Chandler
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, WRs Robert Woods & Chris Hogan, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Bryce Brown & Anthony Dixon, K Dan Carpenter (Probable-groin)

 

Tampa Bay at Carolina – Sherpa says: Carolina 28, Tampa Bay 17.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WRs Mike Evans & Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Doug Martin, Bobby Rainey (Questionable-ankle), & Charles Sims, TEs Austin Seferian-Jenkins (Questionable-back) & Brandon Myers (Probable-calf), K Patrick Murray
  • Carolina
    • Start: RB Jonathan Stewart (Probable-hip), WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Derek Anderson, WR Jerricho Cotchery, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: QB Cam Newton (Out-back), RBs DeAngelo Williams (Doubtful-hand) & Mike Tolbert

 

Cincinnati at Cleveland – Sherpa says: Cleveland 28, Cincinnati 27.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: RB Jeremy Hill, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, RB Giovani Bernard, K Mike Nugent, DEF
    • Sit: WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham (Questionable-toe)
  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Johnny Manziel, WR Josh Gordon, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: RBs Isaiah Crowell (Probable-hip) & Terrance West, WR Andrew Hawkins, K Garrett Hartley, DEF
    • Sit: QB Brian Hoyer, WRs Taylor Gabriel & Travis Benjamin

 

Pittsburgh at Atlanta – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 38, Atlanta 27.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham
    • Neutral: WRs Markus Wheaton & Martavis Bryant, TE Heath Miller, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WR Roddy White (Probable-ankle)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WRs Harry Douglas (Probable-foot), & Devin Hester, K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, WR Julio Jones (Out-hip), TE Levine Toilolo, DEF

 

Jacksonville at Baltimore – Sherpa says: Baltimore 34, Jacksonville 20.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles (Probable-shoulder), WR Cecil Shorts
    • Neutral: WRs Allen Hurns & Marqise Lee, TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Sit: RBs Denard Robinson (IR-foot), Toby Gehart (Probable-ankle), Storm Johnson, & Jordan Todman; K Josh Scobee, DEF
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, RB Justin Forsett, WRs Torrey Smith (Probable-knee) & Steve Smith, K Justin Tucker, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Owen Daniels
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce

 

Washington at New York Giants – Sherpa says: New York 24, Washington 21.

  • Washington
    • Start: RB Alfred Morris, WR Pierre Garcon
    • Neutral: QB Robert Griffin III or QB Colt McCoy (Questionable-neck) (whoever starts), TE Jordan Reed, K Kai Forbath, DEF
    • Sit: RB Roy Helu (Out-toe), WR DeSean Jackson (Questionable-shin)
  • New York
    • Start: RB Andre Williams, WR Odell Beckham, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning (Probable-back), RB Rashad Jennings, WR Preston Parker, TE Larry Donnell, K Josh Brown
    • Sit: WR Rueben Randle

 

Miami at New England – Sherpa says: New England 24, Miami 21.

  • Miami
    • Start: WRs Mike Wallace & Jarvis Landry
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, RB Lamar Miller, WR Brian Hartline, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Charles Clay (Questionable-hamstring) & Dion Sims (Probable-neck), K Caleb Sturgis
  • New England
    • Start: RB LeGarrette Blount, WR Brandon LaFell (Questionable-shoulder), WR Julian Edelman (Questionable-thigh), TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), RB Shane Vereen (Questionable-ankle), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RB Jonas Gray

 

Oakland at Kansas City – Sherpa says: Kansas City 20, Oakland 10.

  • Oakland
    • Start: RB Latavius Murray, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Darren McFadden & Marcel Reece, WR James Jones, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: QB Derek Carr, RB Maurice Jones Drew, WR Andre Holmes (Probable-shoulder), K Sebastian Janikowski
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-knee), TE Travis Kelce, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: QB Alex Smith, WRs Donnie Avery (Probable-groin), Junior Hemingway (Probable-concussion), & Jason Avant; K Cairo Santos

 

Denver at San Diego (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Denver 27, San Diego 17.

  • Denver
    • Start: RB C.J. Anderson (Probable-ankle), WR Demaryius Thomas (Probable-ankle), TE Julius Thomas, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Peyton Manning, WR Emmanuel Sanders, K Connor Barth
    • Sit: RBs Ronnie Hillman (Questionable-foot) & Montee Ball (IR-groin) , WRs Wes Welker (Probable-ankle) & Andre Caldwell
  • San Diego
    • Start: WRs Keenan Allen & Malcom Floyd
    • Neutral: QB Phillip Rivers (Probable-chest), WR Eddie Royal, TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Ryan Mathews (Questionable-ankle), Donald Brown, & Branden Oliver, TE Ladarius Green (Questionable-concussion), K Nick Novak

 

New York Jets at Tennessee – Sherpa says: New York 27, Tennessee 13.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, WRs Percy Harvin (Questionable-ankle) & Eric Decker, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RB Chris Johnson (Probable-knee), K Nick Folk (Probable-hip)
    • Sit: TEs Jace Amaro  (Probable-concussion) & Jeff Cumberland
  • Tennessee
    • Start: TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Jake Locker (whoever starts), WRs Justin Hunter, Derek Hagan, Kendall Wright (Questionable-hand), & Nate Washington; DEF
    • Sit: QB Zach Mettenberger (Out-shoulder), RBs Bishop Sankey & Shonn Greene, K Ryan Succop

 

San Francisco at Seattle – Sherpa says: Seattle 21, San Francisco 13.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: DEF
    • Neutral: QB Colin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore, WRs Michael Crabtree & Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis
    • Sit: RB Carlos Hyde, WR Stevie Johnson (Out-knee), K Phil Dawson
  • Seattle
    • Start: RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Russell Wilson, WR Doug Baldwin
    • Sit: RB Robert Turbin, WR Jermaine Kearse, TEs Luke Wilson & Tony Moeaki, K Steven Hauschka

 

Minnesota at Detroit – Sherpa says: Detroit 24, Minnesota 20.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: WR Greg Jennings, TE Kyle Rudolph
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RB Matt Asiata, WRs Charles Johnson & Jarius Wright, DEF
    • Sit: RB Ben Tate, WR Cordarrelle Patterson (Questionable-hamstring), K Blair Walsh
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-ankle) & Golden Tate, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Joique Bell & Reggie Bush (Questionable-ankle), TEs Eric Ebron & Brandon Pettigrew, K Matt Prater
    • Sit: N/A

 

Dallas at Philadelphia (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 34, Dallas 31.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: WRs Terrance Williams & Cole Beasley
    • Sit: RB Joseph Randle, DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Mark Sanchez, RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey (Probable-groin)
    • Neutral: WRs Jordan Matthews & Riley Cooper, TE Zach Ertz
    • Sit:  TE Brent Celek, DEF

 

New Orleans at Chicago (Monday night) – Sherpa says: New Orleans 35, Chicago 27.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Mark Ingram, WRs Marques Colston & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RB Pierre Thomas, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Khiry Robinson & Travaris Cadet, WR Nick Toon
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WR Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett
    • Neutral:  WR Marquess Wilson, K Jay Feely or K Robbie Gould  (Questionable-quad) (whoever starts)
    • Sit: DEF

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

 

The Sherpa

Week 14 Player Recommendations (updated Sat 12/6/14)

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Dallas at Chicago (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Dallas 31, Chicago 21.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Terrance Williams (Probable-finger)
    • Sit: N/A
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WR Brandon Marshall, TE Martellus Bennett (Probable-foot)
    • Neutral: WR Alshon Jeffery (Questionable-hamstring)
    • Sit: Ks Robbie Gould (Doubtful-quad) & Jay Feely, DEF

 

Tampa Bay at Detroit (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Detroit 23, Tampa Bay 13.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WRs Mike Evans & Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Doug Martin, Charles Sims, & Bobby Rainey (Questionable-ankle); TEs Austin Seferian-Jackson (Questionable-back) & Brandon Myers (Questionable-calf), K Patrick Murray
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-ankle) & Golden Tate, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell, TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Eric Ebron, K Matt Prater
    • Sit: RB Reggie Bush (Probable-ankle)

 

New York Jets at Minnesota – Sherpa says: New York 21, Minnesota 17.

  • New York 
    • Start: RBs Chris Ivory & Chris Johnson (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Percy Decker & Eric Decker
    • Sit: QB Geno Smith, WR Jeremy Kerley, TEs Jace Amaro (Out-concussion) & Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk (Probable-hip)
  • Minnesota
    • Start: TE Kyle Rudolph (Probable-abdomen), DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Greg Jennings & Charles Johnson
    • Sit: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RBs Jerick McKinnon (IR-back), Matt Asiata, & Ben Tate; WR Cordarrelle Patterson

 

St. Louis at Washington – Sherpa says: Washington 24, St. Louis 20.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Tre Mason, WR Kenny Britt, TE Jared Cook
    • Neutral: QB Shaun Hill, WRs Stedman Bailey & Tavon Austin (Probable-back), DEF
    • Sit: K Greg Zuerlein
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Colt McCoy, RB Alfred Morris, WR Pierre Garcon, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WRs DeSean Jackson (Questionable-shin) & Andre Roberts, K Kai Forbath
    • Sit: TEs Jordan Reed, Niles Paul & Logan Paulsen

 

Baltimore at Miami – Sherpa says: Baltimore 30, Miami 21.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: RB Justin Forsett (Questionable-knee), WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith (Probable-knee), TE Owen Daniels, K Justin Tucker, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Joe Flacco
    • Sit: N/A
  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill, WRs Mike Wallace (Probable-chest) & Jarvis Landry
    • Neutral: RB Lamar Miller, WR Brian Hartline (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: TEs Charles Clay (Questionable-hamstring) & Dion Simms, K Caleb Sturgis, DEF

 

Carolina at New Orleans – Sherpa says: New Orleans 34, Carolina 27.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, RB Jonathan Stewart, WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen (Questionable-knee)
    • Neutral: WR Jerricho Cotchery, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RB DeAngelo Williams (Out-hand), WR Philly Brown, DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WRs Marques Colston & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RBs Mark Ingram (Probable-ankle) & Pierre Thomas, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Tavaris Cadet (Probable-hamstring) & Khiry Robinson (Probable-arm)

 

Pittsburgh at Cincinnati – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 38, Cincinnati 24.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham
    • Neutral: WRs Markus Wheaton and Martavis Bryant, TE Heath Miller, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: RBs Jeremy Hill & Giovani Bernard, WR A.J. Green (Probable-thigh)
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: DEF

 

New York Giants at Tennessee – Sherpa says: New York 24, Tennessee 20.

  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WR Odell Beckham, TE Larry Donnell, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Rueben Randle & Preston Parker (Probable-knee), K Josh Brown
    • Sit: RBs Rashad Jennings (Questionable-ankle) & Andre Williams
  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kendall Wright (Questionable-hand), TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Zach Mettenberger (Questionable-shoulder), RB Shonn Greene, WR Justin Hunter, DEF
    • Sit: WR Nate Washington, K Ryan Succop

 

Indianapolis at Cleveland – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 34, Cleveland 31.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Dan Herron, WRs Reggie Wayne & T.Y. Hilton (Probable-hamstring), TE Coby Fleener, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RB Trent Richardson, WR Donte Moncrief
    • Sit: TE Dwayne Allen (Probable-ankle), DEF
  • Cleveland
    • Start: WRs Josh Gordon & Andrew Hawkins, K Billy Cundiff
    • Neutral: QB Brian Hoyer, RBs Isaiah Crowell (Questionable-hip) & Terrance West
    • Sit: QB Johnny Manziel, WR Miles Austin (IR-kidney), TE Jordan Cameron (Questionable-concussion), DEF

 

Houston at Jacksonville – Sherpa says: Houston 34, Jacksonville 21.

  • Houston
    • Start: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, RB Arian Foster (Probable-groin), WR DeAndre Hopkins, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Andre Johnson
    • Sit: RB Alfred Blue, TE Garrett Graham (Out-ankle)
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles (Probable-shoulder), RB Denard Robinson
    • Neutral: WRs Cecil Shorts, Allen Hurns, & Marqise Lee; TE Marcedes Lewis
    • Sit: K Josh Scobee, DEF

 

Kansas City at Arizona (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Kansas City 21, Arizona 17.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-knee), WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Travis Kelce, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Donnie Avery (Probable-groin)
    • Sit: WRs Jason Avant, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee), K Cairo Santos
  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Michael Floyd, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Larry Fitzgerald (Questionable-knee), John Brown, & Jaron Brown; TE John Carlson
    • Sit: RBs Marion Grice & Andre Ellington (Out-foot), K Chandler Catanzaro

 

Buffalo at Denver – Sherpa says: Denver 28, Buffalo 14.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: WRs Sammy Watkins (Probable-hip) & Robert Woods (Probable-ankle)
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, RB Fred Jackson, TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Anthony Dixon & Bryce Brown, WR Chris Hogan (Probable-hamstring), K Dan Carpenter (Probable-groin)
  • Denver
    • Start: RB C.J. Anderson (Probable-ankle), WR Demaryius Thomas (Probable-ankle), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Peyton Manning, WR Andre Caldwell, TE Julius Thomas (Questionable-ankle), K Connor Barth
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Ronnie Hillman (Out-foot), WR Wes Welker

 

Seattle at Philadelphia – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Seattle 28.

  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-back)
    • Neutral: WRs Doug Baldwin & Jermaine Kearse, TE Tony Moeaki, K Steven Hauschka
    • Sit: TEs Luke Wilson & Cooper Helfet (Doubtful-ankle), DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey (Probable-groin)
    • Neutral: QB Mark Sanchez, WRs Jordan Matthews & Riley Cooper, TE Zach Ertz, DEF
    • Sit: TE Brent Celek

 

San Francisco at Oakland – Sherpa says: San Francisco 24, Oakland 3.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore, WRs Michael Crabtree (Probable-knee) & Anquan Boldin, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Carlos Hyde (Probable-shoulder), WR Steve Johnson (Probable-knee), TE Vernon Davis, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: N/A
  • Oakland
    • Start: N/A
    • Neutral: WR James Jones, TE Mychal Rivera, DEF
    • Sit: QB Derek Carr, RBs Darren McFadden, Maurice Jones-Drew, Latavius Murray (Probable-concussion), & Marcel Reece; WR Andre Holmes, K Sebastian Janikowski

 

New England at San Diego (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: San Diego 23, New England 20.

  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), WRs Brandon LaFell (Questionable-shoulder) & Julian Edelman (Questionable-thigh), TE Rob Gronkowski
    • Neutral: RBs LeGarrette Blount & Shane Vereen (Questionable-ankle), DEF
    • Sit: RB Jonah Gray, TE Tim Wright, K Stephen Gostkowski
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Philip Rivers (Probable-chest), WR Keenan Allen & Malcom Floyd, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Antonio Gates, K Nick Novak
    • Sit:  RBs Ryan Mathews, Donald Brown, & Branden Oliver

 

Atlanta at Green Bay (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Green Bay 31, Atlanta 27.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones & Roddy White (Questionable-ankle)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WRs Harry Douglas (Questionable-foot) & Devin Hester, K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, TE Levine Toilolo, DEF
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb, K Mason Crosby
    • Neutral:  WR Davante Adams, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Richard Rodgers & Andrew Quarless

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

 

The Sherpa

Week 13 Player Recommendations (Wed 11/27/14)

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Chicago at Detroit (Thursday early) – Sherpa says: Detroit 27, Chicago 24.

  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, WRs Alshon Jeffery & Brandon Marshall (Questionable-ankle), TE Martellus Bennett
    • Neutral: RB Matt Forte, K Robbie Gold, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Detroit 
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Questionable-ankle) & Golden Tate
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell, TE Brandon Pettigrew, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Reggie Bush (Questionable-ankle) & Theo Riddick

 

Philadelphia at Dallas (Thursday late) – Sherpa says: Dallas 38, Philadelphia 35.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Mark Sanchez, RB LeSean McCoy, WRs Jeremy Maclin & Jordan Matthews (Probable-knee), K Cody Parkey (Probable-groin)
    • Neutral: RB Darren Sproles, WR Riley Cooper, TE Zach Ertz (Probable-oblique)
    • Sit: RB Chris Polk, TE Brent Celek, DEF
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: WR Terrance Williams (Questionable-finger)
    • Sit: RB Joseph Randle, WR Cole Beasley, DEF

 

Seattle at San Francisco (Thursday night) – Sherpa says: San Francisco 24, Seattle 21.

  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch (Questionable-back)
    • Neutral: WRs Doug Baldwin & Jermaine Kearse (Probable-ankle), TE Tony Moeaki, DEF
    • Sit: RB Robert Turbin, WR Ricardo Lockette, TEs Cooper Helfet (Questionable-ankle) & Luke Wilson, K Steven Hauschka
  • San Francisco  
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, WR Anquan Boldin, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Frank Gore (Probable-knee), WRs Michael Crabtree & Stevie Johnson, TE Vernon Davis, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: RB Carlos Hyde

 

Cleveland at Buffalo (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Cleveland 28, Buffalo 17.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: WR Josh Gordon, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Brian Hoyer, RBs Isaiah Crowell & Terrance West, WRs Andrew Hawkins & Miles Austin, TE Jordan Cameron (Questionable-concussion), K Billy Cundiff
    • Sit: TE Gary Barnidge
  • Buffalo
    • Start: RB Fred Jackson, WRs Sammy Watkins & Robert Woods (Probable-ankle)
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, RBs Anthony Dixon & Bryce Brown, WR Chris Hogan, TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Sit: K Dan Carpenter (Probable-groin)

 

San Diego at Baltimore – Sherpa says: Baltimore 27, San Diego 24.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Phillip Rivers, WR Keenan Allen
    • Neutral: WRs Eddie Royal (Probable-toe) & Malcom Floyd, TE Antonio Gates, K Nick Novak, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Ryan Mathews (Probable-shoulder), Branden Oliver, & Donald Brown; TE Ladarius Green
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, RB Justin Forsett, WRs Torrey Smith & Steve Smith
    • Neutral: TE Owen Daniels, K Justin Tucker, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Bernard Pierce & Lorenzo Taliaferro

 

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

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen
    • Neutral: RB Jonathan Stewart, WR Jerricho Cotchery, DEF
    • Sit: RBs DeAngelo Williams & Mike Tolbert, WRs Philly Brown & Brenton Bersin, K Graham Gano
  • Minnesota
    • Start: WR Greg Jennings (Probable-rib), TE Kyle Rudolph (Probable-abdomen), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RB Matt Asiata (Probable-concussion), WRs Charles Johnson & Cordarrelle Patterson (Probable-knee), K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: RBs RB Jerick McKinnon (Doubtful-back) & Ben Tate, WR Jarius Wright (Probable-hamstring)

 

Washington at Indianapolis – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 31, Washington 28.

  • Washington
    • Start: QB Colt McCoy, RB Alfred Morris, WRs DeSean Jackson & Pierre Garcon
    • Neutral: RB Roy Helu, WR Andre Roberts, K Kai Forbath
    • Sit: QB Robert Griffin III, TEs Jordan Reed (Questionable-hamstring), Niles Paul, & Logan Paulsen; DEF
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WRs T.Y. Hilton & Reggie Wayne, TE Coby Fleener, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RBs Dan Herron & Trent Richardson, DEF
    • Sit: TE Dwayne Allen (Out-ankle)

 

Tennessee at Houston – Sherpa says: Houston 27, Tennessee 24.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: QB Zach Mettenberger, WRs Kendall Wright & Justin Hunter, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Nate Washington, K Ryan Succop, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Shonn Greene, Dexter McCluster (Probable-concussion), & Leon Washington (Questionable-hamstring)
  • Houston
    • Start: RB Arian Foster (Probable-groin) or RB Alfred Blue (whoever starts), WR DeAndre Hopkins
    • Neutral: WR Andre Johnson, TE Garrett Graham, K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick & Ryan Mallett (IR-chest)

 

New York Giants at Jacksonville – Sherpa says: New York 31, Jacksonville 28.

  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, RB Rashad Jennings, WR Odell Beckham (Probable-back), K Josh Brown
    • Neutral: WR Rueben Randle, TEs Larry Donnell & Daniel Fells, DEF
    • Sit: WR Preston Parker
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles (Probable-wrist), RB Denard Robinson, WR Cecil Shorts
    • Neutral: WRs Allen Hurns & Marqise Lee, TE Marcedes Lewis, K Josh Scobee
    • Sit: RB Toby Gerhart, DEF

 

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

  • Oakland
    • Start: WR James Jones, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Derek Carr, RB Darren McFadden, WR Andre Holmes, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: RBs Maurice Jones-Drew & Latavius Murray (Out-concussion), K Sebastian Janikowski
  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Tre Mason, WR Kenny Britt (Probable-back), TE Jared Cook (Probable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Shaun Hill, RB Benny Cunningham, WRs Tavon Austin & Stedman Bailey
    • Sit: RB Zac Stacy, K Greg Zuerlein

 

Cincinnati at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says: Cincinnati 27, Tampa Bay 20.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: RBs Jeremy Hill & Giovani Bernard, WR A.J. Green, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: N/A
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WRs Mike Evans & Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: QB Jake McCown, RBs Doug Martin, Charles Sims (Probable-ankle), & Bobby Rainey, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Austin Seferian-Jenkins (Questionable-back) & Brandon Myers (Questionable-calf), K Patrick Murray

 

New Orleans at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 38, New Orleans 34.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WRs Marques Colston & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RBs Mark Ingram & Pierre Thomas (Probable-rib)
    • Sit: RBs Tavaris Cadet & Khiry Robinson (Out-arm), WRs Joseph Morgan & Nick Toon, DEF
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB LeVeon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham
    • Neutral: WRs Markus Wheaton & Martavis Bryant, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: RB Dri Archer, DEF

 

Arizona at Atlanta (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Arizona 31, Atlanta 24.

  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Drew Stanton, WRs Michael Floyd & John Brown, K Chandler Catanzaro
    • Neutral: RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot), WR Larry Fitzgerald (Questionable-knee), TE John Carlson, DEF
    • Sit: WR Jaron Brown
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones & Roddy White (Questionable-ankle)
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WRs Devin Hester & Harry Douglas (Probable-foot), K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, TE Levine Toilolo, DEF

 

New England at Green Bay – Sherpa says: New England 34, Green Bay 27.

  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), WRs Brandon LaFell (Questionable-shoulder) & Julian Edelman (Probable-thigh), TE Rob Gronkowski, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Neutral: RB LeGarrette Blount, Shane Vereen (Questionable-ankle), & Jonas Gray; TE Tim Wright, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb
    • Neutral: WR Davante Adams (Probable-heel), K Mason Crosby
    • Sit:  TEs Andrew Quarless & Richard Rodgers, DEF

 

Denver at Kansas City (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Denver 34, Kansas City 17.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, RB C.J. Anderson, WR Demaryius Thomas, TE Julius Thomas (Questionable-ankle), K Connor Barth, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Emmanuel Sanders
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Ronnie Hillman (Out-foot), WRs Andre Caldwell & Wes Welker
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Travis Kelce
    • Sit:  WRs Jason Avant, Junior Hemingway (Out-concussion), A.J. Jenkins, Donnie Avery (Probable-groin), & Frankie Hammond, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-knee)

 

Miami at New York Jets (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Miami 24, New York 17.

  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill, WRs Mike Wallace (Probable-chest) & Jarvis Landry, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Lamar Miller, WR Brian Hartline, K Caleb Sturgis
    • Sit: RBs Daniel Thomas & Damien Williams, TE Charles Clay (Doubtful-hamstring)
  • New York
    • Start: WR Percy Harvin
    • Neutral:  RBs Chris Ivory (Probable-shoulder) & Chris Johnson (Probable-ankle), WRs Eric Decker (Probable-toe) & Jeremy Kerley, TE Jeff Cumberland, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Geno Smith & Michael Vick (Probable-wrist), TE Jace Amaro (Out-concussion), K Nick Folk

 

Happy Thanksgiving!  Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

The Sherpa

Week 12 Player Recommendations (Sun 11/23/14)

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Week 12 byes:  Carolina, Pittsburgh

 

Kansas City at Oakland (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Kansas City 24, Oakland 6.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, TE Travis Kelce (Probable-ribs), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, RB Knile Davis, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Anthony Fasano (Questionable-knee), K Cairo Santos
    • Sit: WRs Junior Hemingway, Donnie Avery (Questionable-groin), & A.J. Jenkins (Questionable-shoulder)
  • Oakland
    • Start: WR James Jones, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Neutral: QB Derek Carr (Probable-quad), WR Andre Holmes, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Darren McFadden & Maurice Jones Drew, WR Kenbrell Thompkins, K Sebastian Janikowski

 

Tampa Bay at Chicago (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Chicago 31, Tampa Bay 21.

  • Tampa Bay pass
    • Start: QB Josh McCown, WRs Mike Evans & Vincent Jackson
    • Neutral: TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins
    • Sit: RBs Charles Simms (Questionable-ankle), Doug Martin (Questionable-ankle) & Bobby Rainey, K Patrick Murray, DEF
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WRs Alshon Jeffery (Probable-hamstring) & Brandon Marshall (Probable-ankle), TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould, DEF
    • Neutral: N/A
    • Sit: N/A

 

Detroit at New England – Sherpa says: New England 24, Detroit 20.

  • Detroit pass
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-ankle) & Golden Tate (Probable-hip)
    • Neutral: RB Joique Bell (Probable-ankle), TE Brandon Pettigrew (Probable-foot), DEF
    • Sit: RB Reggie Bush (Questionable-ankle), K Matt Prater
  • New England
    • Start: WR Brandon LaFell, TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), RB Jonas Gray, WR Julian Edelman (Probable-thigh), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RB LeGarrett Blount, TE Tim Wright

 

Cleveland at Atlanta – Sherpa says: Cleveland 31, Atlanta 24.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Brian Hoyer, WR Josh Gordon, K Billy Cundiff
    • Neutral: RBs Terrance West & Isaiah Crowell, WRs Miles Austin & Andrew Hawkins, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Jordan Cameron (Out-concussion) & Gary Barnidge
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones & Roddy White
    • Neutral: RB Steve Jackson, WR Harry Douglas (Probable-foot), TE Levine Toilolo, K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, WR Devin Hester (Probable-wrist), DEF

 

Green Bay at Minnesota – Sherpa says: Green Bay 28, Minnesota 20.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Davante Adams, K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: TE Andrew Quarless
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Jerick McKinnon (Probable-back)
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RB Ben Tate, WRs Greg Jennings (Questionable-rib) & Cordarrelle Patterson, TE Kyle Rudolph (Probable-groin), DEF
    • Sit: RB Matt Asiata (Out-concussion), WR Jarius Wright (Questionable-hamstring), TEs Chase Ford & Rhett Ellison, K Blair Walsh

 

Jacksonville at Indianapolis – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 38, Jacksonville 24.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles (Probable-wrist), RB Denard Robinson
    • Neutral: WRs Allen Hurns, Cecil Shorts, & Marqise Lee; TE Marcedes Lewis, K Josh Scobee
    • Sit: DEF
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WRs T.Y. Hilton & Reggie Wayne, TE Coby Fleener, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RB Trent Richardson, DEF
    • Sit: RB Ahmad Bradshaw (IR-ankle), TE Dwayne Allen (Out-ankle)

 

Tennessee at Philadelphia – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Tennessee 24.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: QB Zach Mettenberger, RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kendall Wright
    • Neutral: WR Justin Hunter (Questionable-knee), TE Delanie Walker (Probable-concussion), K Ryan Succop
    • Sit: WR Nate Washington, TE Chase Coffman, DEF
  • Philadelphia
    • Start: RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey
    • Neutral: QB Mark Sanchez, RB Darren Sproles, WRs Riley Cooper & Jordan Matthews (Probable-knee), TE Zach Ertz, DEF
    • Sit: QB Nick Foles (Out-collarbone), RB Chris Polk, TE Brent Celek

 

Cincinnati at Houston – Sherpa says: Houston 31, Cincinnati 24.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR A.J. Green
    • Neutral: RBs Giovani Bernard & Jeremy Shaw, WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: DEF
  • Houston
    • Start: QB Ryan Mallett (Probable-chest), RB Alfred Blue, WR DeAndre Hopkins, K Randy Bullock
    • Neutral: RB Arian Foster (Questionable-groin), WR Andre Johnson, DEF
    • Sit: TE Garrett Graham

 

Arizona at Seattle (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Seattle 24, Arizona 17.

  • Arizona
    • Start: WR Michael Floyd
    • Neutral: QB Drew Stanton, RB Andre Ellington (Probable-hip), WRs Larry Fitzgerald (Questionable-knee) & John Brown, TE John Carlson, DEF
    • Sit: K Chandler Catanzaro
  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-back), DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Doug Baldwin & Jermaine Kearse, K Steven Hauschka
    • Sit: TE Tony Moeaki

 

St. Louis at San Diego – Sherpa says: San Diego 21, St Louis 13.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: RB Tre Mason, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Shaun Hill, WR Kenny Britt
    • Sit: WRs Stedman Bailey & Tavon Austin, TE Jared Cook (Questionable-back), K Greg Zuerlein
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Phillip Rivers (Probable-chest), WRs Keenan Allen & Malcom Floyd, TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Ryan Mathews & Darren Oliver, WR Eddie Royal
    • Sit: RB Donald Brown, TE Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak

 

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

  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill (Probable-shoulder), WR Mike Wallace (Probable-calf)
    • Neutral: RB Lamar Miller (Questionable-shoulder), WRs Jarvis Landry (Probable-shoulder) & Brian Hartline, K Caleb Sturgis, DEF
    • Sit: TE Charles Clay (Doubtful-hamstring)
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WR Demaryius Thomas
    • Neutral: RB C.J. Anderson, WR Andre Caldwell, TE Julius Thomas (Questionable-ankle), K Brandon McManus, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Ronnie Hillman (Out-foot), WRs Emmanuel Sanders (Probable-concussion) & Wes Welker

 

Washington at San Francisco – Sherpa says: San Francisco 27, Washington 21.

  • Washington
    • Start: RB Alfred Morris, WRs DeSean Jackson & Pierre Garcon
    • Neutral: QB Robert Griffin III, WR Andre Roberts, DEF
    • Sit: TE Jordan Reed (Out-hamstring), K Kai Forbath
  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Collin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Carlos Hyde, WRs Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin, & Stevie Johnson, TE Vernon Davis, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: N/A

 

Dallas at New York Giants (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Dallas 35, New York 21.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WRs Dez Bryant & Terrance Williams, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Joseph Randle
    • Sit: N/A
  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WR Odell Beckham
    • Neutral: WR Rueben Randle, TE Larry Donnell
    • Sit: RBs Rashad Jennings & Andre Williams, WR Preston Parker, K Josh Brown, DEF

 

New York Jets at Buffalo (in Detroit) (Monday night) – Sherpa says: New York 17, Buffalo 13.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory (Probable-shoulder), WR Percy Harvin, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Michael Vick, RB Chris Johnson (Probable-knee), WR Eric Decker, TE Jace Amaro
    • Sit: WR Jeremy Kerley, K Nick Folk
  • Buffalo
    • Start: WRs Sammy Watkins (Probable-groin) & Chris Hogan (Probable-hip), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton (Probable-toe), WR Robert Woods, TE Scott Chandler
    • Sit:  RBs Fred Jackson (Questionable-groin), Bryce Brown, & Anthony Dixon, K Dan Carpenter

 

Baltimore at New Orleans (Monday night) – Sherpa says: New Orleans 35, Baltimore 28.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Torey Smith & Steve Smith, TE Owen Daniels
    • Neutral: RBs Justin Forsett, Bernard Pierce, & Lorenzo Taliafero, K Justin Tucker
    • Sit: DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Mark Ingram (Probable-shoulder), WRs Marques Colston & Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral:  RB Travaris Cadet (Probable-hamstring), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Pierre Thomas (Probable-ribs) & Khiry Robinson (Out-arm), WR Brandin Cooks (Out-thumb)

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

 

The Sherpa

Week 10 Player Recommendations (Thu 11/6/14)

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Week 10 byes:  Houston, Indianapolis, Minnesota, New England, San Diego, Washington

 

Cleveland at Cincinnati (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Cleveland 31, Cincinnati 28.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Brian Hoyer (Probable-glute), RB Ben Tate, K Billy Cundiff
    • Neutral: RB Terrance West, WRs Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins (Questionable-thigh), & Taylor Gabriel (Probable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: TEs Jordan Cameron (Out-concussion) & Gary Barnidge
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, RB Jeremy Hill, WRs Mohamed Sanu & A.J. Green
    • Neutral: TE Jermaine Gresham (Probable-knee), K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: RB Giovani Bernard (Out-clavicle), WRs Greg Little & Brandon Tate, DEF

 

Tennessee at Baltimore (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Baltimore 31, Tennessee 17.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: WRs Kendall Wright & Justin Hunter, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Zach Mettenberger
    • Sit: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Nate Washington (Questionable-shoulder), K Ryan Succop, DEF
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, TE Owen Daniel, K Justin Tucker, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Justin Forsett & Lorenzo Taliaferro
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce

 

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

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Travis Kelce (Probable-ribs), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, TE Anthony Fasano
    • Sit: WRs Junior Hemingway (Probable-hamstring), A.J. Jenkins, & Donnie Avery (Out-groin), K Cairo Santos
  • Buffalo
    • Start: TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, RBs Fred Jackson (Questionable-groin), Anthony Dixon, & Bryce Brown; WRs Sammy Watkins (Questionable-groin) & Chris Hogan
    • Sit: WRs Mike Williams & Robert Woods (Probable-back), K Dan Carpenter

 

Miami at Detroit – Sherpa says: Miami 21, Detroit 17.

  • Miami
    • Start: WR Mike Wallace, TE Charles Clay (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, RB Lamar Miller (Questionable-shoulder), WRs Jarvis Landry & Brian Hartline
    • Sit: K Caleb Sturgis
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WRs Calvin Johnson (Probable-ankle) & Golden Tate, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Reggie Bush (Probable-ankle), Joique Bell, & Theo Riddick; TEs Brandon Pettigrew (Questionable-foot) & Eric Ebron (Doubtful-hamstring)
    • Sit: K Matt Prater

 

San Francisco at New Orleans – Sherpa says: New Orleans 31, San Francisco 28.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, WRs Michael Crabtree & Anquan Boldin, TE Vernon Davis
    • Neutral: RBs Frank Gore (Probable-hip) & Carlos Hyde, WR Stevie Johnson, K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: WR Brandon Lloyd (Questionable-hamstring), DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WRs Marques Colston, Kenny Stills, & Brandin Cooks; TE Jimmy Graham (Probable-shoulder), K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RB Mark Ingram (Questionable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit:  RBs Pierre Thomas (Out-rib), Khiry Robinson (Out-arm), & Travaris Cadet

 

Pittsburgh at New York Jets – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 31, New York 20.

  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham, DEF
    • Neutral: RB LeGarrette Blount, WRs Markus Wheaton & Martavis Bryant, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: WR Lance Moore
  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, WR Percy Harvin (Probable-heel)
    • Neutral: QB Michael Vick (Probable-foot), RB Chris Johnson (Probable-ankle), WR Eric Decker, TE Jace Amaro
    • Sit: WRs Jeremy Kerley & Greg Salas (Probable-wrist), TE Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk, DEF

 

Dallas at Jacksonville (in London) – Sherpa says: Dallas 35, Jacksonville 17.

  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back) (if he starts), RB DeMarco Murray, WR Dez Bryant, K Dan Bailey, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Terrance Williams, TE Jason Witten
    • Sit: QB Brandon Weeden (if he starts)
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles (Probable-wrist), RB Denard Robinson
    • Neutral: WRs Allen Hurns, Allen Robinson, & Cecil Shorts (Probable-hamstring)
    • Sit: WR Marqise Lee (Probable-ankle), TEs Clay Harbor & Marcedes Lewis, K Josh Scobee, DEF

 

Atlanta at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says: Atlanta 31, Tampa Bay 20.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones & Roddy White, K Matt Bryant, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WR Harry Douglas (Questionable-foot)
    • Sit: RB Devonta Freeman, WR Devin Hester, TE Levine Toilolo
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WRs Vincent Jackson (Questionable-knee) & Mike Evans
    • Neutral: QB Josh McCown, RB Bobby Rainey, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins (Questionable-thumb)
    • Sit: QB Mike Glennon, RBs Doug Martin (Doubtful-ankle) & Charles Sims (Questionable-ankle), K Patrick Murray, DEF

 

Denver at Oakland (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Denver 28, Oakland 10.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WR Demaryius Thomas, TE Julius Thomas, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ronnie Hillman, WRs Emmanuel Sanders & Andre Caldwell, K Brandon McManus (Probable-groin)
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Questionable-groin) & Juwan Thompson (Probable-knee), WR Wes Welker (Probable-back)
  • Oakland
    • Start: QB Derek Carr, WR James Jones
    • Neutral: WR Andre Holmes, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: RBs Darren McFadden, Maurice Jones-Drew, K Sebastian Janikowski, DEF

 

St. Louis at Arizona – Sherpa says: St Louis 21, Arizona 20.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: QB Austin Davis, WR Kenny Britt, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Tre Mason, WR Tavon Austin
    • Sit: RB Zac Stacy & Benny Cunningham, K Greg Zuerlein
  • Arizona
    • Start: RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot), WRs Michael Floyd & Larry Fitzgerald, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Carson Palmer, WR John Brown, TE John Carlson
    • Sit: WR Jarod Brown, K Chandler Catanzaro

 

New York Giants at Seattle – Sherpa says: Seattle 31, New York 17.

  • New York
    • Start: WR Odell Beckham Jr,
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, RB Andre Williams, WR Rueben Randle, TE Larry Donnell
    • Sit: RB Rashad Jennings (Doubtful-knee), K Josh Brown, DEF
  • Seattle run, pass
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch (Probable-calf), K Steven Hauschka, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Robert Turbin, WR Doug Baldwin (Probable-groin), TE Luke Wilson
    • Sit: WR Jermaine Kearse, TE Zach Miller (Out-ankle)

 

Chicago at Green Bay (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Chicago 28, Green Bay 27.

  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett (Questionable-ribs)
    • Neutral: K Robbie Gould, DEF
    • Sit: N/A
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers (Probable-hamstring), WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb
    • Neutral: RB Eddie Lacy, WR Davante Adams, K Mason Crosby, DEF
    • Sit: TEs Andrew Quarless & Richard Rodgers

 

Carolina at Philadelphia (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Carolina 21.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Kelvin Benjamin
    • Neutral: RB Jonathan Stewart, WRs Jerricho Cotchery & Jason Avant, TE Greg Olson
    • Sit: RB DeAngelo Williams, K Graham Gano, DEF
  • Philadelphia run, pass
    • Start: RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey, DEF
    • Neutral:  QB Mark Sanchez, RB Chris Polk, WRs Riley Cooper & Jordan Matthews, TE Zach Ertz
    • Sit: QB Nick Foles (Out-collarbone)

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

 

The Sherpa

Week 9 Player Recommendations (Wed 10/29/14)

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Week 9 byes:  Atlanta, Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Green Bay, Tennessee

 

New Orleans at Carolina (Thursday) – Sherpa says: New Orleans 34, Carolina 24.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Mark Ingram, WRs Marques Colston, Kenny Stills, & Brandon Cooks; K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RB Travaris Cadet, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Pierre Thomas (Out-rib) & Khiry Robinson (Questionable-arm), TEs Ben Watson & Josh Hill
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen
    • Neutral: RB Jonathan Stewart, WRs Jerricho Cotchery & Jason Avant, K Graham Gano
    • Sit: RBs DeAngelo Williams (Questionable-ankle) & Darrin Reaves, DEF

 

Tampa Bay at Cleveland (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Cleveland 31, Tampa Bay 14.

  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: WR Vincent Jackson (Probable-rib), TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins
    • Neutral: QB Mike Glennon, RB Charles Sims & RB Bobby Rainey (whoever starts), WR Mike Evans
    • Sit: RB Doug Martin (Doubtful-ankle), WR Louis Murphy, K Patrick Murray, DEF
  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Brian Hoyer, RB Ben Tate, WRs Andrew Hawkins & Miles Austin, K Billy Cundiff, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Gary Barnidge
    • Sit: RBs Terrance West & Isaiah Crowell, WR Travis Benjamin, TE Jordan Cameron (Out-concussion)

 

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

  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, WR Eric Decker (Probable-hamstring)
    • Neutral: WRs Percy Harvin & Jeremy Kerley, TE Jace Amaro, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Michael Vick & Geno Smith (Probable-shoulder), RB Chris Johnson (Probable-ankle), WR Greg Salas (Probable-wrist), TE Jeff Cumberland (Probable-shoulder), K Nick Folk
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles (Probable-back), TE Travis Kelce (Probable-ribs), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith (Probable-shoulder), RB Knile Davis, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Anthony Fasano (Probable-shoulder), K Cairo Santos
    • Sit: WRs A.J. Jenkins, Junior Hemingway (Probable-hamstring), & Donnie Avery (Out-groin)

 

San Diego at Miami – Sherpa says: Miami 24, San Diego 17.

  • San Diego
    • Start: WR Keenan Allen, TE Antonio Gates
    • Neutral: QB Phillip Rivers, WRs Malcom Floyd & Eddie Royal, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Ryan Mathews (Out-knee), Brandon Oliver, & Donald Brown (Probable-concussion); TE Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak
  • Miami
    • Start: RB Lamar Miller, WR Mike Wallace, TE Charles Clay (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, K Caleb Sturgis
    • Sit: WRs Brian Hartline & Jarvis Landry, TE Dion Sims (Out-toe)

 

Arizona at Dallas – Sherpa says: Dallas 28, Arizona 17.

  • Arizona
    • Start: RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot)
    • Neutral: QB Carson Palmer, WRs Larry Fitzgerald, Michael Floyd (Probable-knee), & John Brown, TE John Carlson, DEF
    • Sit: RB Stepfan Taylor (Out-calf), TE Troy Niklas (Questionable-ankle), K Chandler Catanzaro
  • Dallas
    • Start: RB DeMarco Murray, WRs Dez Bryant & Terrance Williams, DEF
    • NeutralQB Brandon Weeden, TE Jason Witten, K Dan Bailey
    • Sit: QB Tony Romo (Out-back), TE Gavin Escobar

 

Washington at Minnesota – Sherpa says: Washington 27, Minnesota 17.

  • Washington
    • Start: RB Alfred Morris, WRs Pierre Garcon & DeSean Jackson, TE Jordan Reed, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Robert Griffin III (Probable-ankle), RB Roy Helu, WR Andre Roberts, K Kai Forbath
    • Sit: QB Colt McCoy
  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Jerick McKinnon
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, WRs Greg Jennings & Cordarrelle Patterson, DEF
    • Sit: RB Matt Asiata, WR Jarius Wright, TEs Rhett Ellison, Chase Ford, & Kyle Rudolph (Out-abdomen); K Blair Walsh

 

Jacksonville at Cincinnati – Sherpa says: Cincinnati 31, Jacksonville 24.

  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles, WR Allen Robinson
    • Neutral: RB Denard Robinson, WR Cecil Shorts (Probable-groin), TE Clay Harbor, K Josh Scobee
    • Sit: RB Toby Gerhart, WR Allen Hurns (Probable-ankle), DEF
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mohamed Sanu, K Mike Nugent
    • Neutral: RB Jeremy Shaw, WR A.J. Green (Questionable-toe), TE Jermaine Gresham, DEF
    • Sit: RB Giovani Bernard (Out-hip), WRs Brandon Tate & Greg Little

 

Philadelphia at Houston – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Houston 27.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, TE Zach Ertz, K Cody Parkey
    • NeutralRB Darren Sproles (Probable-knee), WRs Riley Cooper & Jordan Matthews, DEF
    • Sit: TE Brent Celek (Probable-back)
  • Houston
    • Start: RB Arian Foster (Probable-knee), WR DeAndre Hopkins
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, WR Andre Johnson (Probable-ankle), K Randy Bullock
    • Sit: RB Alfred Blue (Probable-ankle), TE Garrett Graham, DEF

 

St. Louis at San Francisco (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: San Francisco 27, St. Louis 21.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: TE Jared Cook
    • Neutral: QB Austin Davis, RBs Tre Mason & Zach Stacy, WR Kenny Britt (Probable-hip), DEF
    • Sit: RB Benny Cunningham, WRs Brian Quick (IR-shoulder), Tevon Austin, & Steadman Bailey; TE Lance Kendricks, K Greg Zuerlein
  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore, TE Vernon Davis, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Carlos Hyde, WRs Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin, & Stevie Johnson; K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: N/A

 

Denver at New England – Sherpa says: Denver 27, New England 24.

  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, RB Ronnie Hillman (Probable-shoulder), WRs Demaryius Thomas & Emmanuel Sanders, TE Julius Thomas
    • Neutral: WR Wes Welker & Andre Caldwell, K Brandon McManus (Probable-groin), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Juwan Thompson (Probable-knee)
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady (Probable-ankle), WRs Brandon LaFell & Julian Edelman, TE Rob Gronkowski
    • Neutral: RB Shane Vereen, TE Tim Wright, K Stephen Gostkowski, DEF
    • Sit: RB Jonas Gray

 

Oakland at Seattle – Sherpa says: Seattle 27, Oakland 7.

  • Oakland
    • Start: WR James Jones
    • Neutral: QB Derek Carr, WR Andre Holmes, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: RBs Darren McFadden, Marcel Reece (Probable-quad), & Maurice Jones-Drew; K Sebastian Janikowski, DEF
  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Robert Turbin, WR Doug Baldwin, TE Luke Wilson, K Steven Hauschka
    • Sit: WR Jermaine Kearse, TE Zach Miller (Out-ankle)

 

Baltimore at Pittsburgh (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 34, Baltimore 31.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, K Justin Tucker
    • Neutral: RBs Justin Forsett (Probable-ankle) & Lorenzo Taliaferro
    • Sit: RB Bernard Pierce, TEs Owen Daniels (Questionable-knee) & Crockett Gilmore, DEF
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, TE Heath Miller, K Shaun Suisham
    • Neutral: RB LeGarrette Blount, WRs Markus Wheaton, Lance Moore & Martavis Bryant
    • Sit: DEF

 

Indianapolis at New York Giants (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 35, New York 24.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Ahmad Bradshaw, WR T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: WRs Donte Moncrief & Reggie Wayne (Probable-elbow), TEs Dwayne Allen & Coby Fleener, DEF
    • Sit: RB Trent Richardson
  • New York
    • Start: QB Eli Manning, WRs Odell Beckham & Rueben Randle, TE Larry Donnell
    • Neutral:  K Josh Brown
    • Sit: RBs Rashad Jennings (Out-knee) & Andre Williams, DEF

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

The Sherpa

Week 8 Player Recommendations (Sunday 10/26/14)

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Week 8 byes:  New York Giants, San Francisco.

 

San Diego at Denver (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Denver 23, San Diego 20.

  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Phillip Rivers
    • Neutral: RB Branden Oliver, WRs Keenan Allen, Eddie Royal, & Malcom Floyd; TE Antonio Gates, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Donald Brown (Out-concussion) & Ryan Mathews (Out-knee), TE Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WR Demaryius Thomas, TE Julius Thomas, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Ronnie Hillman, WRs Wes Welker, Emmanuel Sanders, & Andre Caldwell; K Brandon McManus (Probable-groin)
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Juwan Thompson (Probable-knee)

 

Detroit at Atlanta (in London) (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Detroit 27, Atlanta 24.

  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, RB Joique Bell, WR Golden Tate
    • Neutral: WRs Corey Fuller & Jeremy Ross, TE Jordan Thompson, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Sit: RB Reggie Bush (Out-ankle), WR Calvin Johnson (Out-ankle), TEs Brandon Pettigrew (Doubtful-foot), Eric Ebron (Out-hamstring), & Joseph Fauria (Out-ankle)
  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones (Probable-ankle) & Roddy White
    • Neutral: RBs Steven Jackson & Devonta Freeman, K Matt Bryant, DEF
    • Sit: RB Jacquizz Rodgers, WRs Harry Douglas (Questionable-foot) & Devin Hester, TE Levine Toilolo

 

St. Louis at Kansas City – Sherpa says: St. Louis 24, Kansas City 23.

  • St. Louis
    • Start: QB Austin Davis, WR Brian Quick, TE Jared Cook
    • Neutral: RB Tre Mason, WRs Kenny Britt (Probable-ankle), Tavon Austin, & Stedman Bailey, K Greg Zuerlein, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Bennie Cunningham (Probable-knee) & Zac Stacy
  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, TE Travis Kelce (Probable-ribs)
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Anthony Fasano, K Cairo Santos, DEF
    • Sit: WRs A.J. Jenkins, Junior Hemingway (Questionable-hamstring), & Donnie Avery (Out-groin)

 

Chicago at New England – Sherpa says: New England 24, Chicago 17.

  • Chicago
    • Start: RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett (Probable-hamstring)
    • Neutral: QB Jay Cutler, DEF
    • Sit: K Robbie Gould
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady (Probable-shoulder), WRs Julian Edelman & Brandon LaFell, TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Shane Vereen (Questionable-illness), K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: N/A

 

Buffalo at New York Jets – Sherpa says: New York 21, Buffalo 20.

  • Buffalo
    • Start: TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, WRs Sammy Watkins, Robert Woods & Chris Hogan;
    • Sit: RBs C.J. Spiller (IR-collarbone) , Fred Jackson (Out-groin) , K Dan Carpenter
  • New York
    • Start: RB Chris Ivory, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Geno Smith, RB Chris Johnson (Probable-ankle), WRs Eric Decker (Probable-hamstring), Percy Harvin, & Jeremy Kerley; TEs Jace Amaro & Jeff Cumberland
    • Sit: K Nick Folk

 

Miami at Jacksonville – Sherpa says: Miami 31, Jacksonville 17.

  • Miami
    • Start: QB Ryan Tannehill, RB Lamar Miller, WR Mike Wallace, K Caleb Sturgis, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Brian Hartline & Jarvis Landry, TE Charles Clay (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: WR Brandon Gibson
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles, WR Allen Robinson
    • Neutral: RB Denard Robinson, WRs Cecil Shorts & Allen Hurns, TE Clay Harbor
    • Sit: RB Toby Gerhart (Probable-foot), K Josh Scobee, DEF

 

Seattle at Carolina – Sherpa says: Seattle 31, Carolina 20.

  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch, K Steven Hauschka, DEF
    • Neutral: WRs Doug Baldwin & Jermaine Kearse, TE Luke Wilson (Probable-groin) or TE Cooper Helfet (whoever starts)
    • Sit: WRs Ricardo Lockette & Paul Richardson, TE Zach Miller (Out-ankle)
  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Kelvin Benjamin, TE Greg Olsen
    • Neutral: WRs Jerricho Cotchery & Jason Avant
    • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart, DeAngelo Williams (Out-ankle), & Darrin Reaves, K Graham Gano, DEF

 

Minnesota at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says: Minnesota 27, Tampa Bay 17.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: RB Jerick McKinnon, WR Greg Jennings, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RB Matt Asiata, WR Cordarrelle Patterson, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: WR Jarius Wright, TE Rhett Ellison
  • Tampa Bay
    • Start: QB Mike Glennon, WR Mike Evans
    • Neutral: RB Doug Martin, WRs Vincent Jackson (Questionable-rib) & Louis Murphy, DEF
    • Sit: WR Robert Herron, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins, K Patrick Murray

 

Baltimore at Cincinnati – Sherpa says: Baltimore 41, Cincinnati 31.

  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, RB Justin Forsett, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, K Justin Tucker
    • Neutral: RB Bernard Pierce
    • Sit: RBs Lorenzo Taliaferro & Kyle Juszczyk, TEs Owen Daniel (Out-knee) & Crockett Gilmore, DEF
  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham, K Mike Nugent
    • Neutral: RB Giovani Bernard (Probable-ribs), WR Brandon Tate
    • Sit: RB Jeremy Hill, WR A.J. Green (Doubtful-toe), DEF

 

Houston at Tennessee – Sherpa says: Houston 27, Tennessee 24.

  • Houston
    • Start: RB Arian Foster, WR DeAndre Hopkins
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, WR Andre Johnson (Probable-Ankle), K Randy Bullock, DEF
    • Sit: TE Garrett Graham
  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: QB Zack Mettenberger, WRs Nate Washington & Justin Hunter, K Ryan Succop, DEF
    • Sit: QBs Jake Locker (Probable-hand) & Charlie Whitehurst, RB Shonn Greene (Probable-hamstring)

 

Philadelphia at Arizona (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: Philadelphia 31, Arizona 24.

  • Philadelphia
    • Start: QB Nick Folk, RB LeSean McCoy, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey
    • Neutral: WRs Riley Cooper & Jordan Matthews, TE Zach Ertz, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Darren Sproles (Questionable-knee) & Chris Polk (Probable-hamstring)
  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Carson Palmer, WRs Michael Floyd & Larry Fitzgerald
    • Neutral: RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot), WR John Brown (Probable-ankle), K Chandler Catanzaro
    • Sit: TE John Carlson, DEF

 

Indianapolis at Pittsburgh – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 38, Pittsburgh 31.

  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, RB Ahmad Bradshaw, WR T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Hakeem Nicks, TEs Dwayne Allen & Coby Fleener
    • Sit: RB Trent Richardson (Questionable-hamstring), WRs Reggie Wayne (Out-elbow) & Donte Moncrief
  • Pittsburgh
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham
    • Neutral: RB LeGarrette Blount, WRs Markus Wheaton & Lance Moore, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: WR Martavis Bryant, DEF

 

Oakland at Cleveland – Sherpa says: Cleveland 30, Oakland 10.

  • Oakland
    • Start: WR James Jones
    • Neutral: QB Derek Carr, RB Darren McFadden, WR Andre Holmes, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: RB Maurice Jones-Drew, WR Brice Butler, K Sebastian Janikowski, DEF
  • Cleveland
    • Start: RB Ben Tate, TE Jordan Cameron, K Billy Cundiff, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Brian Hoyer, RB Isaiah Crowell, WRs Miles Austin & Andrew Hawkins
    • Sit: WR Travis Benjamin

 

Green Bay at New Orleans (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: New Orleans 34, Green Bay 27.

  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb
    • Neutral: WR Davante Adams, TE Anthony Quarless, K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: RB James Starks (Probable-ankle), DEF
  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, RB Mark Ingram, WRs Marques Colston, Kenny Stills, & Brandin Cooks, K Shayne Graham
    • Neutral: RB Travaris Cadet, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-shoulder), DEF
    • Sit: TE Ben Watson

 

Washington at Dallas (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Dallas 35, Washington 24.

  • Washington
    • Start: WRs Pierre Garcon & DeSean Jackson, TE Jordan Cameron
    • Neutral: QB Colt McCoy, RBs Alfred Morris & Roy Helu, WR Andre Roberts, K Kai Forbath
    • Sit: QBs Kirk Cousins & Robert Griffin III (Questionable-ankle), DEF
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), WRs Dez Bryant (Probable-shoulder) & Terrance Williams, K Dan Bailey
    • Neutral: RB DeMarco Murray, TEs Jason Witten & Gavin Escobar, DEF
    • Sit: RB Joseph Randle

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

The Sherpa

Week 7 Player Recommendations (Saturday 10/18/14)

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Week 7 byes:  Philadelphia, Tampa Bay

New York Jets at New England (Thursday) – Sherpa says: New England 24, New York 14.

  • New York
    • Start: N/A
    • Neutral: RBs Chris Johnson & Chris Ivory, WRs Jeremy Kerley & Eric Decker, TE Jace Amaro, DEF
    • Sit: QB Geno Smith, TE Jeff Cumberland, K Nick Folk
  • New England
    • Start: QB Tom Brady, WRs Julian Edelman & Brandon LaFell, TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Shane Vereen, K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Sit: RBs Brandon Bolden, James White, & Stevan Ridley (Out-IR)

 

Miami at Chicago (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Chicago 24, Miami 20.

  • Miami
    • Start: RB Lamar Miller (Probable-knee)
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill (Probable-ankle), WR Mike Wallace, TE Charles Clay (Probable-knee), DEF
    • Sit: RBs Damien Williams & Daniel Thomas, WRs Brian Hartline (Probable-finger), Jarvis Landry & Brandon Gibson (Probable-hamstring); K Caleb Sturgis
  • Chicago
    • Start: QB Jay Cutler, WRs Alshon Jeffery & Brandon Marshall, TE Martellus Bennett
    • Neutral: RB Matt Forte, K Robbie Gould, DEF
    • Sit: N/A

 

New Orleans at Detroit – Sherpa says: New Orleans 28, Detroit 27.

  • New Orleans
    • Start: QB Drew Brees, WRs Marquis Colston & Brandin Cooks
    • Neutral: RBs Pierre Thomas & Khiry Robinson, WR Kenny Stills, TE Jimmy Graham (Questionable-shoulder), K Shayne Graham, DEF
    • Sit: RB Mark Ingram (Probable-hand)
  • Detroit
    • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WR Golden Tate
    • Neutral: RBs Joique Bell & Reggie Bush (Probable-ankle), TEs Brandon Pettigrew, K Matt Prater, DEF
    • Sit: RB Theo Riddick (Doubtful-hamstring), WRs Calvin Johnson (Questionable-ankle), Corey Fuller & Jeremy Ross (Probable-ankle); TE Eric Ebron (Doubtful-hamstring)

 

Carolina at Green Bay – Sherpa says: Green Bay 24, Carolina 21.

  • Carolina
    • Start: QB Cam Newton, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Jonathan Stewart (Probable-knee), WRs Kelvin Benjamin (Questionable-concussion), Jason Avant, & Jerricho Cotchery, TE Greg Olsen (Probable-ankle)
    • Sit: RBs DeAngelo Williams (Doubtful-ankle) & Darrin Reaves (Questionable-calf), K Graham Gano
  • Green Bay
    • Start: QB Aaron Rodgers, RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Andrew Quarless, K Mason Crosby
    • Sit: RB James Starks, WRs Davante Adams & Jarrett Boykin (Questionable-groin), TE Richard Rodgers

 

Cleveland at Jacksonville – Sherpa says: Cleveland 35, Jacksonville 21.

  • Cleveland
    • Start: QB Brian Hoyer, RB Ben Tate (Probable-finger), WRs Miles Austin & Andrew Hawkins, TE Jordan Cameron, K Billy Cundiff, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Isaiah Crowell, WR Travis Benjamin
    • Sit: RB Terrance West
  • Jacksonville
    • Start: QB Blake Bortles, WRs Allen Robinson & Cecil Shorts
    • Neutral: WR Allen Hurns, TE Clay Harbor (Probable-knee)
    • Sit: RBs Toby Gerhart (Out-foot), Storm Johnson & Denard Robinson; WRs Marqise Lee & Ace Sanders, K Josh Scobee, DEF

 

Atlanta at Baltimore – Sherpa says: Baltimore 37, Atlanta 28.

  • Atlanta
    • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones (Probable-ankle) & Roddy White,
    • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson, WR Devin Hester (Probable-hamstring), K Matt Bryant
    • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, WR Harry Douglas (Out-foot), TE Levine Toilolo, DEF
  • Baltimore
    • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, TE Owen Daniels, K Justin Tucker
    • Neutral: RB Justin Forsett, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Bernard Pierce & Lorenzo Taliaferro, WR Jacoby Jones

 

Minnesota at Buffalo – Sherpa says: Minnesota 24, Buffalo 20.

  • Minnesota
    • Start: WR Greg Jennings, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater, RBs Matt Asiata & Jerick McKinnon, WRs Cordarrelle Patterson (Probable-hip) & Jarius Wright, K Blair Walsh
    • Sit: TE Rhett Ellison
  • Buffalo
    • Start: RBs Fred Jackson & C.J. Spiller
    • Neutral: WRs Sammy Watkins & Robert Woods, TE Scott Chandler, DEF
    • Sit: QB Kyle Orton, WR Mike Williams, K Dan Carpenter

 

Cincinnati at Indianapolis – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 38, Cincinnati 28.

  • Cincinnati
    • Start: QB Andy Dalton, WR Mohamed Sanu, TE Jermaine Gresham
    • Neutral: RB Giovani Bernard, WR Brandon Tate, K Mike Nugent
    • Sit: RB Jeremy Hill, WR A.J. Green (Toe-doubtful), DEF
  • Indianapolis
    • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WRs Reggie Wayne & T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri
    • Neutral: RBs Ahmad Bradshaw & Trent Richardson, TEs Coby Fleener & Dwayne Allen, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Hakeem Nicks & Donte Moncrief

 

Tennessee at Washington – Sherpa says: Washington 31, Tennessee 21.

  • Tennessee
    • Start: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kendall Wright, TE Delanie Walker
    • Neutral: WRs Nate Washington & Justin Hunter
    • Sit: QBs Charlie Whitehurst & Jake Locker (Questionable-hand) (whoever starts), RBs Shonn Greene (Doubtful-hamstring), Dexter McCluster, & Jackie Battle; K Ryan Succop, DEF
  • Washington
    • Start: QB Kirk Cousins, RBs Alfred Morris & Roy Helu, WRs DeSean Jackson & Pierre Garcon, K Kai Forbath, DEF
    • Neutral: WR Andre Roberts, TEs Niles Paul & Jordan Reed
    • Sit: N/A

 

Seattle at St. Louis – Sherpa says: St. Louis 24, Seattle 21.

  • Seattle
    • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch
    • Neutral: WR Doug Baldwin, DEF
    • Sit: WRs Jermaine Kearse, Ricardo Lockette, & Paul Richardson; TEs Zach Miller (Out-ankle) & Luke Wilson (Questionable-groin), K Steven Hauschka
  • St. Louis
    • Start: QB Austin Davis, WR Brian Quick, TE Jared Cook, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Zac Stacy (Probable-ankle), WRs Kenny Britt & Tavon Austin, K Greg Zuerlein
    • Sit: RBs Benny Cunningham & Tre Mason

 

Kansas City at San Diego (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: San Diego 24, Kansas City 17.

  • Kansas City
    • Start: RB Jamaal Charles, TE Travis Kelce
    • Neutral: QB Alex Smith, WR Dwayne Bowe, TE Anthony Fasano, DEF
    • Sit: RB Knile Davis, WRs Donnie Avery (Out-groin), Frankie Hammond, & Junior Hemmingway, K Cairo Santos
  • San Diego
    • Start: QB Phillip Rivers, WRs Keenan Allen, Eddie Royal (Probable-elbow), & Malcom Floyd, DEF
    • Neutral: RB Branden Oliver, TEs Anthony Gates & Ladarius Green, K Nick Novak
    • Sit: RBs Donald Brown (Out-concussion) & Ryan Mathews (Out-knee)

 

Arizona at Oakland – Sherpa says: Arizona 21, Oakland 10.

  • Arizona
    • Start: QB Carson Palmer (Probable-shoulder), RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot), WRs Michael Floyd (Probable-groin) & Larry Fitzgerald, DEF
    • Neutral: WR John Brown (Probable-hamstring), TE John Carlson (Questionable-knee)
    • Sit: K Chandler Catanzaro
  • Oakland
    • Start: WRs Andre Holmes & James Jones, DEF
    • Neutral: QB Derek Carr, TE Mychal Rivera
    • Sit: RBs Maurice Jones-Drew & Darren McFadden, WR Brice Butler, K Sebastien Janikowski

 

New York Giants at Dallas – Sherpa says: Dallas 38, New York 21.

  • New York
    • Start: RB Andre Williams, WR Rueben Randle
    • Neutral: QB Eli Manning, WR Odell Beckham, TE Larry Donnell
    • Sit: RB Rashad Jennings (Out-knee), WR Victor Cruz, K Josh Brown, DEF
  • Dallas
    • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WRs Dez Bryant (Probable-shoulder) & Terrance Williams, K Dan Bailey, DEF
    • Neutral: TE Jason Witten
    • Sit: RBs Lance Dunbar & Joseph Randle

 

San Francisco at Denver (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: San Francisco 27, Denver 20.

  • San Francisco
    • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, DEF
    • Neutral: RBs Frank Gore & Carlos Hyde, WRs Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin, & Stevie Johnson (Probable-hip), TE Vernon Davis (Probable-back), K Phil Dawson
    • Sit: WR Brandon Lloyd
  • Denver
    • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WR Demaryius Thomas, TE Julius Thomas
    • Neutral: RB Ronnie Hillman, WRs Wes Welker & Emmanuel Sanders, DEF
    • Sit: RBs Montee Ball (Out-groin) & Juwan Thompson (Probable-knee), WR Andre Caldwell, K Brandon McManus (Probable-groin)

 

Houston at Pittsburgh (Monday night) – Sherpa says: Pittsburgh 34, Houston 20.

  • Houston run
    • Start: RB Arian Foster (Probable-groin), WRs DeAndre Hopkins (Probable-hand) & Andre Johnson (Questionable-ankle)
    • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, TE Garrett Graham
    • Sit: RB Alfred Blue, K Randy Bullock, DEF
  • Pittsburgh run/pass
    • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham, DEF
    • Neutral: RB LeGarrett Blount, WR Markus Wheaton, TE Heath Miller
    • Sit: WR Lance Moore

 

Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

The Sherpa

 

Week 6 Player Recommendations (updated Saturday 10/11/14)

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

  • Week 6 byes:  Kansas City, New Orleans

     

    Indianapolis at Houston (Thursday) – Sherpa says: Indianapolis 35, Houston 21.

    • Indianapolis
      • Start: QB Andrew Luck, WRs Reggie Wayne & T.Y. Hilton, K Adam Vinatieri, DEF
      • Neutral: RBs Ahmad Bradshaw & Trent Richardson, TEs Dwayne Allen & Coby Fleener
      • Sit: N/A
    • Houston
      • Start: RB Arian Foster (Probable-hamstring), WR DeAndre Hopkins
      • Neutral: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (Probable-calf), WR Andre Johnson (Questionable-ankle), TE Garrett Graham
      • Sit: RB Alfred Blue (Probable-knee), DEF, K Randy Bullock

     

    Pittsburgh at Cleveland (Sunday early) – Sherpa says: Cleveland 35, Pittsburgh 31.

    • Pittsburgh
      • Start: QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le’Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, K Shaun Suisham
      • Neutral: RB LeGarrette Blount, WR Markus Wheaton, TE Heath Miller
      • Sit: WR Lance Moore, DEF
    • Cleveland
      • Start: QB Brian Hoyer, RB Ben Tate (Probable-finger), WRs Miles Austin & Andrew Hawkins, TE Jordan Cameron (Probable-ankle), K Billy Cundiff
      • Neutral: RBs Terrance West & Isaiah Crowell
      • Sit: WR Travis Benjamin, DEF

     

    Green Bay at Miami – Sherpa says: Miami 24, Green Bay 21.

    • Green Bay
      • Start: RB Eddie Lacy, WRs Jordy Nelson & Randall Cobb
      • Neutral: QB Aaron Rodgers, DEF
      • Sit: RB John Starks, WRs Davante Adams & Jarrett Boykin (Out-groin), TEs Richard Rodgers & Andrew Quarless, K Mason Crosby
    • Miami
      • Start: RB Lamar Miller (Probable-foot), DEF
      • Neutral: QB Ryan Tannehill, RB Knowshon Moreno (Probable-elbow), WR Mike Wallace (Probable-foot), TE Charles Clay (Probable-knee), K Caleb Sturgis
      • Sit: WRs Brian Hartline, Brandon Gibson (Doubtful-hamstring), & Jarvis Landry

     

    Jacksonville at Tennessee – Sherpa says: Tennessee 24, Jacksonville 17.

    • Jacksonville
      • Start: WRs Allen Hurns (Probable-foot) & Allen Robinson
      • Neutral: QB Blake Bortles, DEF
      • Sit: RBs Toby Gerhart (Out-foot), Denard Robinson, & Storm Johnson (Probable-ankle); WRs Cecil Shorts (Probable-hamstring) & Marqise Lee (Probable-hamstring), TE Clay Harbor (Probable-back), K Josh Scobee
    • Tennessee
      • Start: RB Bishop Sankey, WR Kendall Hunter, TE Delanie Walker (Probable-shoulder), DEF
      • Neutral: WRs Justin Hunter & Nate Washington, K Ryan Succop
      • Sit: QBs Jake Locker (Questionable-hand) & Charlie Whitehurst, RB Shonn Greene (Doubtful-hamstring)

     

    Carolina at Cincinnati – Sherpa says: Cincinnati 31, Carolina 24.

    • Carolina
      • Start: QB Cam Newton, WR Kelvin Benjamin
      • Neutral: RB Darrin Reaves (Probable-hip), WRs Jerricho Cotchery & Jason Avant, TE Greg Olsen (Questionable-ankle), K Graham Gano
      • Sit: RBs Jonathan Stewart (Questionable-knee) & DeAngelo Williams (Out-ankle), TE Ed Dickson, DEF
    • Cincinnati
      • Start: QB Andy Dalton, RB Giovani Bernard, WR Mohamed Sanu, K Mike Nugent
      • Neutral: RB Jeremy Hill, WR A.J. Green (Questionable-toe), TE Jermaine Gresham, DEF
      • Sit: WR Marvin Jones (Doubtful-ankle)

     

    Detroit at Minnesota – Sherpa says: Detroit 24, Minnesota 20.

    • Detroit
      • Start: QB Matthew Stafford, WR Golden Tate, DEF
      • Neutral: RB Joique Bell (Probable-concussion), TEs Brandon Pettigrew & Eric Ebron, K Matt Prater
      • Sit: RBs Reggie Bush (Questionable-ankle) & George Winn, WRs Calvin Johnson (Doubtful-ankle) & Jeremy Ross
    • Minnesota
      • Start: RB Matt Asiata (Probable-groin)
      • Neutral: QB Teddy Bridgewater (Probable-ankle), WRs Greg Jennings & Cordarrelle Patterson (Probable-hip), DEF
      • Sit: RB Jerick McKinnon (Probable-ankle), WR Jarius Wright, TE Rhett Ellison, K Blair Walsh

     

    Baltimore at Tampa Bay – Sherpa says: Baltimore 34, Tampa Bay 17.

    • Baltimore
      • Start: QB Joe Flacco, WRs Steve Smith & Torrey Smith, TE Owen Daniels, K Justin Tucker, DEF
      • Neutral: RBs Justin Forsett, Bernard Pierce, & Lorenzo Taliaferro
      • Sit: N/A
    • Tampa Bay
      • Start: QB Mike Glennon, WR Louis Murphy
      • Neutral: RBs Doug Martin & Bobby Rainey, WRs Vincent Jackson (Questionable-rib) & Mike Evans (Questionable-groin)
      • Sit: QB Josh McCown (Doubtful-thumb), WR Robert Herron, TEs Austin Seferian-Jenkins & Brandon Myers

     

    New England at Buffalo – Sherpa says: New England 20, Buffalo 13.

    • New England
      • Start: WRs Julian Edelman & Brandon LaFell, TE Rob Gronkowski, DEF
      • Neutral: QB Tom Brady (Questionable-ankle) or QB Jimmy Garoppolo (whoever starts), RBs Stevan Ridley & Shane Vereen, TE Tim Wright
      • Sit: K Stephen Gostkowski
    • Buffalo
      • Start: RB C.J. Spiller, DEF
      • Neutral: QB Kyle Orton, WR Sammy Watkins, TE Scott Chandler
      • Sit: RB Fred Jackson (Questionable-ankle), WRs Robert Woods & Mike Williams, K Dan Carpenter

     

    Denver at New York Jets – Sherpa says: Denver 27, New York 20.

    • Denver
      • Start: QB Peyton Manning, WRs Demaryius Thomas & Emmanuel Sanders, TE Julius Thomas
      • Neutral: RB Ronnie Hillman, WRs Wes Welker & Andre Caldwell (Probable-knee), K Brandon McManus (Probable-groin)
      • Sit: RB Montee Ball (Out-groin)
    • New York
      • Start: RB Chris Ivory
      • Neutral: RB Chris Johnson (Probable-ankle), WRs Eric Decker (Questionable-hamstring) & Jeremy Kerley, DEF
      • Sit: QB Geno Smith, TEs Jeff Cumberland & Jace Amaro, K Nick Folk

     

    San Diego at Oakland (Sunday late) – Sherpa says: San Diego 24, Oakland 0.

    • San Diego
      • Start: QB Phillip Rivers, WRs Keenan Allen (Probable-quad) & Eddie Royal
      • Neutral: RB Darren Oliver, TE Antonio Gates
      • Sit: RBs Donald Brown (Out-concussion) & Ryan Mathews (Out-knee), WR Malcom Floyd (Questionable-calf), TE Ladarius Green
    • Oakland
      • Start: N/A
      • Neutral: WR James Jones, TE Mychal Rivera, DEF
      • Sit: QB Derek Carr (Questionable-ankle), RBs Maurice Jones-Drew & Darren McFadden, WR Andre Holmes, K Sebastian Janikowski

     

    Chicago at Atlanta – Sherpa says: Atlanta 35, Chicago 30.

    • Chicago
      • Start: QB Jay Cutler, RB Matt Forte, WRs Brandon Marshall & Alshon Jeffery, TE Martellus Bennett, K Robbie Gould
      • Neutral: N/A
      • Sit: DEF
    • Atlanta
      • Start: QB Matt Ryan, WRs Julio Jones (Probable-ankle) & Roddy White, K Matt Bryant
      • Neutral: RB Steven Jackson
      • Sit: RBs Jacquizz Rodgers & Devonta Freeman, WRs Harry Douglas (Out-foot) & Devin Hester (Questionable-hamstring), TE Levine Toilolo, DEF

     

    Dallas at Seattle – Sherpa says: Seattle 34, Dallas 31.

    • Dallas
      • Start: QB Tony Romo (Probable-back), RB DeMarco Murray, WRs Dez Bryant (Probable-shoulder) & Terrance Williams, K Dan Bailey
      • Neutral: TE Jason Witten
      • Sit: DEF
    • Seattle
      • Start: QB Russell Wilson, RB Marshawn Lynch, WR Percy Harvin (Probable-thigh), K Steven Hauschka
      • Neutral: WR Doug Baldwin, TE Luke Wilson
      • Sit: WRs Jermaine Kearse & Ricardo Lockette, TE Zach Miller (Out-ankle), DEF

     

    Washington at Arizona – Sherpa says: Washington 31, Arizona 21.

    • Washington
      • Start: QB Kirk Cousins, WRs DeSean Jackson & Pierre Garcon, K Kai Forbath, DEF
      • Neutral: RBs Alfred Morris & Roy Helu, WR Andre Roberts, TE Niles Paul
      • Sit: TEs Jordan Reed (Questionable-hamstring) & Logan Paulsen
    • Arizona
      • Start: RB Andre Ellington (Probable-foot)
      • Neutral: WRs Michael Floyd, Larry Fitzgerald, & John Brown, TE John Carlson
      • Sit: QBs Carson Palmer (Questionable-shoulder) & Drew Stanton (Questionable-concussion) (whoever starts), K Chandler Catanzaro, DEF

     

    New York Giants at Philadelphia (Sunday night) – Sherpa says: New York 34, Philadelphia 31.

    • New York
      • Start: QB Eli Manning, WR Victor Cruz, K Josh Brown
      • Neutral: RB Andre Williams, WRs Rueben Randle & Odell Beckham, TE Larry Donnell
      • Sit: RB Rashad Jennings (Out-knee), DEF
    • Philadelphia
      • Start: QB Nick Foles, RB Darren Sproles, WR Jeremy Maclin, K Cody Parkey
      • Neutral: RB LeSean McCoy, WRs Riley Cooper & Jordan Matthews, TE Zach Ertz
      • Sit: DEF

     

    San Francisco at St. Louis (Monday night) – Sherpa says: San Francisco 27, St. Louis 24.

    • San Francisco
      • Start: QB Colin Kaepernick, RB Frank Gore
      • Neutral: RB Carlos Hyde, WRs Michael Crabtree, Anquan Boldin, & Stevie Johnson; K Phil Dawson, DEF
      • Sit: TE Vernon Davis (Questionable-back)
    • St. Louis
      • Start: QB Austin Davis, WR Brian Quick, TE Jared Cook
      • Neutral: RB Zac Stacy (Probable-calf), WR Kenny Britt (Probable-knee), K Greg Zuerlein, DEF
      • Sit: RB Benny Cunningham, WR Tavon Austin

     

    Good luck this weekend, and may all your players stay healthy!

    The Sherpa