Ah yes, welcome to the start of bye weeks. Deciding who to start on your fantasy football team is only getting tougher. Here's my weekly take on some potential trust-or-bust players. Start: Alshon Jeffery If you're an Alshon Jeffery owner, you don't need me to tell you that Jeffery's numbers have been less than ideal for someone that you very possibly drafted as your WR1. In standard scoring, he has hit double digits just once this season-- and barely. But don't give up yet-- this week versus a WR-friendly Detroit Lions defense could be just what Jeffery needs to turn his season around. A home game against a secondary that has already allowed ten touchdowns to wide receivers this season should
FOXBORO - A long, detailed, well-written, behind-the-scenes look at Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels achieves two things. The article, written for Bleacher Report by longtime NFL reporter Dan Pompei , investigates the growth of McDaniels as a person and coach since his ill-fated run as Denver Broncos head coach. And it serves as a de facto announcement of McDaniels’ suitability and availability as a head coaching candidate after 2016. McDaniels deserves the recognition and the second chance. Mistakes and miscalculations he made when he was 33 and 34 shouldn’t be a millstone for the rest of his coaching career. If second chances weren’t given to Bill Belichick, Mike Shanahan and Tony
Mike Oz of Big League Stew shares his thoughts on how the sport should honor the memory of the Miami Marlins pitcher, who died in a boat accident on Sunday.