Several big name fantasy players are trying to fight their way back from injuries to play in Week 14, but fantasy owners should be wary of all of them.
Posts Tagged ‘Andre Johnson’
Matt “Money” Smith joins Elliot Harrison and Michael Fabiano to talk fantasy football down the stretch and what to do about returning wide receiver Andre Johnson and Dolphins starter Matt Moore. The guys also look forward to the fantasy playoffs and debate whether “Die Hard” is a true Christmas movie or not.
Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Andre Johnson, Arizona Cardinals, Blaine Gabbert, Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars, John Skelton, Kevin Kolb, Larry Fitzgerald, Laurent Robinson, Luke McCown, Maurice Jones-Drew, Miles Austin
Kevin Kolb could return for Arizona this week, which might not be good news for Larry Fitzgerald.
The Texans remain optimistic Andre Johnson can return to action Sunday, even though he has been limited in practice most of the week.
Andre Johnson, Sam Bradford and Fred Davis were either limited or missing from practice Wednesday, but all hold out hope of playing Sunday. Fantasy owners, however, might want to consider contingency plans.
Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Akeem Ayers, Andre Johnson, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Chris Johnson, Cortland Finnegan, Houston Texans, James Casey, Joel Dreessen, Jurrell Casey, Mario Williams, Matt Hasselbeck, Matt Schaub, Nate Washington, Owen Daniels, Peyton Manning, Shaun Smith, Tennessee Titans, Wade Phillips
With the monotony of Indianapolis’ annual contention for the AFC South stifled by Peyton Manning’s injury, Houston and Tennessee will battle for the division lead Sunday as we approach the season’s midpoint.
Hall of Fame receiver Michael Irvin told “NFL Total Access” Saturday that he believes Wes Welker of the Patriots is “bar none” the best receiver in the NFL.
Hour 1 - Hour 2 – Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes This week on the Fantasy Live podcast, Michael Fabiano, Jason Smith, and Elliott Harrison talk about injuries to Rashard Mendenhall and Andre Johnson, and talk to Marshall Faulk about the popularity of fantasy football. In the second hour, the guys debate what to do with your flex spot and which running backs and wide receivers should sit in Week 5.
Posted: Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Tom Brady, Andre Johnson, Darrelle Revis, Houston Texans, Isaac Redman, James Harrison, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Wes Welker
Yes, Darrelle Revis is imposing to opposing fantasy owners, but Jason Smith says you don’t always need to be afraid of him.
The Texans have been coy about Andre Johnson’s injury, but there is starting to be some clarity as to its severity.
Texans coach Gary Kubiak assured fantasy enthusiasts when he said that WR Dre Johnson was going to miss “some time.” And by assuring us, I mean he could not have been more vague. Oh well, hopefully Dre will start tweeting out MRI photos like his teammate Arian Foster did.
Posted: Monday, October 3rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Andre Johnson, Ben Tate, Houston Texans, Mario Manningham, New York Giants, Roy Helu, Ryan Torain, Tim Hightower, Washington Redskins
Andre Johnson’s injury might not be as serious as first thought, but it could still be enough to keep him out for a time.
Posted: Thursday, August 4th, 2011 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Three and out, Andre Johnson, Cadillac Williams, Earnest Graham, Houston Texans, LeGarrette Blount, New York Jets, Plaxico Burress, Ryan Torain, Shonn Greene, St. Louis Rams, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins
Fantasy owners looking for a breakout candidate at running back should look no further than Shonn Greene.
Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Plaxico Burress, Andre Johnson, Brian Baldinger, Chad Ochocinco, Houston Texans, Michael Vick, Philadelphia Eagles, Sidney Rice, Solomon Wilcots
Plaxico Burress is in our studios today, and I can tell you he immediately passed the eye test. Brian Baldinger and Solomon Wilcots immediately noted and commented on his physical appearance, and Burress told me he’s sticking to a strict regimen in South Florida, and his legs feel as strong and explosive as ever. “This is best I’ve felt in years,” he said. Burress is spending his days at Bommarito Performance Systems, an elite training facility, and has been joined there by other top receivers such as Chad Ochocinco and Sidney Rice. He said the ankle issues that bogged him down in the past are long gone, and he will be ready to go whenever the lockout ends. Baldinger asked […]
Posted: Sunday, July 3rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Top 100 of 2011, Adrian Peterson, Andre Johnson, Darrelle Revis, Deion Sanders, Drew Brees, Ed Reed, Julius Peppers, Lindsey Soto, Peyton Manning, Ray Lewis, Tom Brady, Troy Polamalu
NFL players crowned their No. 1 on NFL Network’s “The Top 100 Players of 2011″ on Sunday night, completing a 10-week voyage that generated as much controversy as it did consensus before coming down to yet another battle between Tom Brady and Peyton Manning. This time, it was Brady’s hour.