Rank Player Team Targets Receptions Opponent 1. Wes Welker NE 20 16 BUF 2. Roddy White ATL 17 9 TB 3. Anquan Boldin BAL 14 7 STL 4. Brandon Pettigrew DET 13 11 MIN 4. Reggie Wayne IND 13 3 PIT 6. Andre Caldwell CIN 12 6 SF 6. Eric Decker DEN 12 7 TEN [...]

No Garcon … no problem. Peyton Manning topped the RZ-deficient Broncos, and did so by calling Austin Collie’s number again … and again … and again. I am glad to be able to say this, though. Brandon Marshall had a big game, and though he was on our list of players for whom to “temper [...]

And finally … Pittsburgh Baltimore Cincinnati New England San Francisco New York Jets Philadelphia San Diego Minnesota Green Bay New Orleans Chicago

The studs come out in Week 3 of the NFL season. Is Owen Daniels hitting “sleeper” territory? Antonio Gates, SD at SEA Dallas Clark, DAL at DEN Jermichael Finley at CHI Visanthe Shiancoe, MIN vs. DET Vernon Davis, SF at KC Chris Cooley, WAS at STL Jason Witten, DAL at HOU Tony Gonzalez, ATL at [...]

Light it up. It’s time to get back and rolling – is it time for AP to put the Vikings on his back? Adrian Peterson, MIN vs. DET Ray Rice, BAL vs. CLE Rashard Mendenhall, PIT at TB Maurice Jones-Drew vs. PHI Frank Gore, SF at KC Chris Johnson, TEN at NYG LeSean McCoy, PHI [...]

Lock and load. It’s the final week before the Bye weeks kick into effect. Drew Brees, NO vs. ATL Peyton Manning, IND at DEN Tony Romo, DAL at HOU Matt Schaub, HOU vs. DAL Aaron Rodgers, GB at CHI Tom Brady, NE vs. BUF Philip Rivers, SD at SEA Michael Vick, PHI at JAX Jay [...]

I loaded up the straight up picks on Saturday. Here’s a run through the third week of NFL action – Against The Spread. Cincinnati at Carolina (+3): Carolina Buffalo at New England (-14 1/2): New England San Francisco at Kansas City (-3): San Francisco Tennessee at New York Giants (-3): New York Giants Cleveland at [...]

Here are my picks for Week 3 — Straight up — Against the spread to come. Cincinnati at Carolina: Cincinnati Buffalo at New England: New England San Francisco at Kansas City: San Francisco Tennessee at New York Giants: New York Giants Cleveland at Baltimore: Baltimore Pittsburgh at Tampa Bay: Pittsburgh Atlanta at New Orleans: New [...]