A.C. Slater, CM Punk, and M. Night Shyamalan. Famous figures known by their mysterious initials. The NFL has had a plethora of players known by singular letters from Y.A. Tittle to T. J. Houshmandzadeh. In week 12, four of the initially inspired stamped their imprint on the field of play with an OMG-worthy performance. Here are our top four performances and the real names of the performers. By the way, the names of the three listed above are Albert Christopher, Phillip Jack Brooks and Manoj. ————————————————————————————————————————————– C.J. Spiller Real Name: Clifford Jr. Week 12 Performance: Rushed for 107 yards on 14 carries. ————————————————————————————————————————————– T.Y. Hilton Real Name – Eugene Week 12 Performance: 75-yard punt return for touchdown and 8-yard touchdown pass. ————————————————————————————————————————————– […]
Posts Tagged ‘C.J. Spiller’
Posted: Sunday, November 25th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Reggie Bush, A.J. Green, C.J. Spiller, Cecil Shorts, Chris Rainey, Dez Bryant, Isaac Redman, Jonathan Dwyer, Justin Blackmon, Knowshon Moreno, Mark Sanchez, Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, Michael Bush, Michael Turner, Mike Tomlin, rashard mendenhall, Red Dalton, Reggie Bush, Rob Gronkowski, Robert Griffin III, Ronnie Hillman, Tom Brady, Tony Romo
One of the biggest fears as a fantasy enthusiast, other than having to start Mark Sanchez, is for one of your guys to have a huge day … after you’ve long given up on him.
C.J. Spiller discusses the Bill’s season and what he expects the rest of the season.
Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Calvin Johnson, A.J. Green, Andy Dalton, C.J. Spiller, Dennis Pitta, Eli Manning, Fred Jackson, Greg Olsen, Jimmy Graham, Joe Flacco, Josh Freeman, Kyle Rudolph, Norv Turner, Philip Rivers, Post Mortem, Scott Chandler, Steven Jackson, Tony Gonzalez, Victor Cruz, Vincent Jackson
You’ve heard this before, but this is why you always play your studs. Calvin Johnson has led the world this season in being tackled at the 1-yard line. No, seriously. Elias passed along this note before the start of NFL Fantasy Live on Sunday which said Megatron had been tackled at the 1-yard line after four of his catches. And each time, the Lions ran the ball in each time, and did not go to Johnson.
Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Chris Johnson, Blaine Gabbert, C.J. Spiller, Cam Newton, Danny Woodhead, Darren McFadden, Daryl Richardson, Doug Martin, Dustin Keller, Fred Jackson, Freddy Morris, Greg Little, Jimmy Graham, Josh Freeman, Josh Gordon, Kyle Rudolph, LaRod Stephens-Howling, LeGarrette Blount, Mike Shanahan, Rashad Jennings, Scott Chandler, Shane Vereen, Stevan Ridley, Steven Jackson
Here’s a look back at the top storylines from Week 7.
Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Fantasy Post Mortem, Aaron Rodgers, Andy Reid, Bill Belichick, Brandon Bolden, C.J. Spiller, Cam Newton, Chris Johnson, Drew Brees, Fred Jackson, Graham Harrell, Jamaal Charles, LeSean McCoy, Matt Cassel, Mike Shanahan, Philip Rivers, Stevan Ridley, Tom Brady
This was the kind of week where why wouldn’t Chris Johnson have his best game of the season against the Houston Texans. And congratulations to the 65 percent of you who still started Johnson this week, kudos to you.
C.J. Spiller leading the NFL in rushing is perhaps the most surprising stat after Week 2.
The Buffalo Bills running back took over the starting reigns when Fred Jackson injured his right knee Week 1 and has romped for 292 yards with three touchdowns.
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson is expected to miss three to four weeks. Is C.J. Spiller really worth targeting?
Randy Moss received the stamp of approval from coach Jim Harbaugh, but the receivers fantasy potential relies elsewhere.
C.J. Spiller believes the Bills are close to being a Super Bowl team, but that confidence doesn’t necessarily mean good things for his fantasy potential.
Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Bernard Scott, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Chad Ochocinco, Cincinnati Bengals, Fred Jackson, New England Patriots
BenJarvus Green-Ellis is expected to split carries with Bernard Scott in Cincinnati. Find out how this affects his fantasy value.
Tim Tebow is the presumptive starter for the Broncos in 2012, but the team has plans to bring in other QBs as insurance.
With the season coming to a close, the crew at “Playbook” has taken to the film to find players who made marked improvements on the field. This time, we are looking at running backs.
Fred Jackson was one of the top backs in fantasy football last season. But with the emergence of C.J. Spiller, it looks like a backfield-by-committee looms in Buffalo.
Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Buddy Nix, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, Green Bay Packers, James Starks, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Orton, Matt Cassel, Romeo Crennel, Ryan Grant
James Starks’ status for this weekend’s game against the Giants is still up in the air. But that’s probably a good thing for Playoff Challenge owners, since the matchup isn’t an advantageous one.