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Interesting Players for This Week

Straight from the flawless algorithms of Mighty Max come the top match ups at every offensive position for this weekend’s games …

Note: a carat (^) symbol next to a player’s name indicates an injury designation negatively impacting his ranking.



1. Patrick Mahomes, KCC (vs. OAK) – 87.74
2. Cam Newton, CAR (vs. TBB) – 74.73
3. Matt Ryan, ATL (vs. BAL) – 73.14
4. Jared Goff, LAR (vs. DET) – 72.56
5. Ben Roethlisberger, PIT (vs. LAC) – 71.36
6. Andrew Luck, IND (vs. JAC) – 70.43
7. Kirk Cousins, MIN (vs. NEP) – 67.54
8. Philip Rivers, LAC (vs. PIT) – 65.93
9. Deshaun Watson, HOU (vs. CLE) – 65.83
10. Aaron Rodgers, GBP (vs. ARI) – 65.38
11. Russell Wilson, SEA (vs. SFO) – 65.32
12. Carson Wentz, PHI (vs. WAS) – 61.16
13. Tom Brady, NEP (vs. MIN) – 60.16
14. Jameis Winston, TBB (vs. CAR) – 59.74
15. Baker Mayfield, CLE (vs. HOU) – 56.62

Andrew Luck kept his impressive streak of tossing at least three TDs in a game going last week. The streak now stands at eight games, during which Luck has tallied 27 TDs against just eight INTs… It’ll be interesting to see if the absence of Kareem Hunt means an increase in pass attempts for Mahomes… after being outside of QB1 range for the first half of the season, Wilson has taken his game up a notch, playing at a low-end QB1 level the past few weeks.

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