Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson is arguably the most exciting player in the NFL. Last season, he had 10 plays of 40 or more yards, tops among all players. In addition, his 18 plays of 20 or more yards ranked in the top five among overall fantasy players. Much of
However, entering the 2010 season,
However, we must take these gaudy numbers with a grain of salt. The Chiefs were the 30th ranked pass defense last season and since the Eagles were trailing the Saints for their entire contest, Kolb attempted 51 passes. Kolb also threw three interceptions against the Saints, one of which was run back for a touchdown. Like all young quarterbacks, growing pains are expected. However, I just see one drawback in Kolb’s game that gives me pause about
While not known for his pinpoint accuracy, McNabb can fall-out throw a great deep ball. Since 2006, McNabb has always finished among the Top 5 quarterbacks in terms of 40+ yard plays. McNabb claimed first place last season, producing 17 plays of 40+ yards, six of which went to
The Eagles figure to run more of a ‘dink and dunk’ offense with Kolb leading the offense. This type of offense really does not suit
I’m not suggesting
With a first-year starter under center, I don’t expect
According to Fantasy Football Calculator,
Finally, like most big-play receivers,
Fantasy Sharks Projection: 70 catches, 1,200 yards, 9 TD.
I think the catches are about right, but in my opinion, the yardage and touchdowns will be lower.
My Projection: 70 catches, 1,100 yards, 6 TD.