It’s that time of the year. Sure, you’re diving into holiday parties and rolling through the boxes upon boxes of decorations. Take a deep breath and step away from the frustration of sorting holiday lights.

The fantasy playoffs begin with Thursday’s matchup between the Broncos and Raiders. Will we see more garbage time magic from Carson Palmer? Will Peyton Manning and the Broncos fall victim to the Thursday night doldrums?

The Raiders return Darren McFadden to the field. Do you trust him?

Here are my preliminary Week 14 rankings. We’ll adjust as necessary to respond to Friday’s practice notes and game-time decisions.

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