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Inside The Gamebook – Late Games Week 5

NEW ORLEANS
20 – ARIZONA 30

New Orleans

Yards: Pass 279, Rush 85

Red Zone: 1-for-4, 25 percent; 1 touchdown, 2 field goals

Drives: First Half: 31-yard field goal – Jeremy Shockey 1-yard touchdown – punt – interception on pass intended for Ladell Betts – 32-yard field goal. Second Half: three-and-out – missed 29-yard field goal – Ladell Betts fumble – interception on pass intended for Shockey – three-and-out – Robert Meachem 35-yard touchdown – interception on pass intended for Lance Moore – ran out clock.

Players:

WR – Marques Colston: 12 Targets; 3 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 19 and 27 yards.

WR – Devery Henderson: 6 Targets; 1 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 15 and 39 yards.

TE – Jeremy Shockey: 5 Targets; 1 deep, 2 red zone, big receptions for 18 yards and a 1-yard touchdown.

WR – Robert Meachem: 4 Targets; 1 deep, 1 red zone, big reception for a 35-yard touchdown.

WR – Lance Moore: 4 Targets; 1 deep, 1 red zone.

RB – Ladell Betts: 10 Rushes and 7 Targets; 5 red zone.

RB – Chris Ivory: 10 Rushes; 2 red zone.

FB – Heath Evans: 1 Target.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for 275 yards or more in the last three games –Shockey has a touchdown in two of the last three games – Colston had 97 yards receiving last game but had been held to 67 yards or less in the first four games and he still has zero touchdowns – neither Betts or Ivory has stood out while splitting carries but Betts does have 12 targets compared to zero for Ivory this season.

Arizona

Yards: Pass 174, Rush 41

Red Zone: 1-for-3, 33 percent; 1 touchdown, 2 field goals

Drives: First Half: interception on pass intended for Larry Fitzgerald – punt – 37-yard field goal – punt – Max Hall fumble and tackle Levi Brown recovers for touchdown – ran out clock. Second Half: 44-yard field goal – 29-yard field goal – defense fumble return for touchdown – three-and-out – three-and-out – three-and-out – defense interception return for touchdown.

Players:

WR – Larry Fitzgerald: 9 Targets; 5 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 17, 25 and 26 yards.

TE – Ben Patrick: 5 Targets.

WR – Max Komar: 3 Targets.

WR – Andre Roberts: 3 Targets; 1 red zone.

WR – Stephen Williams: 2 Targets.

TE – Stephen Spach: 2 Targets; 1 deep.

TE – Jim Dray: 1 Target.

RB – Chris Wells: 20 Rushes and 1 Target; 4 red zone.

RB – Tim Hightower: 4 Rushes and 1 Target.

RB – LaRod Stephens-Howling: 1 Target.

RB – Reagan Maui’a: 1 Target; 1 red zone.

Fantasy Impact: They have not passed for more than 170 yards in the last four games – they only have three passing touchdowns and have not scored through the air since Week 3 – Fitzgerald’s 93 yards in the last game was his highest total this season – Chris Wells has 54 yards on 25 carries over the last two games.

TENNESSEE
34 – DALLAS 27

Tennessee

Yards: Pass 173, Rush 158

Red Zone: 3-for-3, 100percent; 3 touchdowns

Drives: First Half: Nate Washington 24-yard touchdown – 52-yard field goal – Kenny Britt 12-yard touchdown set up by Chris Johnson 29-yard run during drive – punt – ran out clock. Second Half: three-and-out – three-and-out – 40-yard field goal – punt – Johnson 1-yard touchdown – Johnson 1-yard touchdown set up by 73-yard kickoff return – three-and-out – ran out clock.

Players:

WR – Nate Washington: 7 Targets; 3 deep, 1 red zone, big reception for 24-yard touchdown.

WR – Kenny Britt: 6 Targets; 3 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 18, 52 yards and a 12-yard touchdown.

TE – Bo Scaife: 5 Targets; 1 deep.

WR – Damian Williams: 3 Targets; 2 deep, big reception for 23 yards.

TE – Craig Stevens: 1 Target.

RB – Chris Johnson: 19 Rushes and 1 Target; 4 red zone, big runs for 29 and 42 yards, two 1-yard touchdowns

RB – Javon Ringer: 4 Rushes and 1 Target.

Fantasy Impact: They have not passed for more than 173 yards in a game this season – Johnson has gone over 100 yards rushing with two touchdowns in three games but in his other two games he has been held to less than 55 yards rushing with no touchdowns – Britt has a touchdown reception in each of the last three games – no one in the receiving game has had a 100-yard game yet.

Dallas

Yards: Pass 406, Rush 141

Red Zone: 2-for-4, 50 percent; 2 touchdowns, 1 field goal

Drives: First Half: punt – 51-yard field goal – punt – Roy Williams 6-yard touchdown he set up with a 27-yard reception during the drive. Second Half: Miles Austin 69-yard touchdown – missed 44-yard field goal – interception on pass intended for Martellus Bennett – 26-yard field goal – interception on pass intended for Bennett – Jason Witten 18-yard touchdown – turned ball over on downs at Cowboys’ 43-yard line – interception on pass intended for Williams.

Players:

WR – Miles Austin: 1 Rush and 12 Targets; 1 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 16, 16, 28 yards and a 69-yard touchdown.

TE – Jason Witten: 9 Targets; 2 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 24, 31 yards and an 18-yard touchdown.

WR – Roy Williams: 8 Targets; 4 deep, 2 red zone, big receptions for 17, 27, 27 yards and a 6-yard touchdown.

WR – Dez Bryant: 6 Targets; 1 deep.

TE – Martellus Bennett: 5 Targets; 1 deep.

WR – Sam Hurd: 2 Targets.

RB – Felix Jones: 15 Rushes and 4 Targets; 3 red zone, big runs for 20 and 34 yards.

RB – Marion Barber: 6 Rushes.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for 284 yards or more in every game so far –Austin has been targeted 40 times in four games and has gone for more than 100 yards in three of those games – Williams has 204 yards and three touchdowns in the last two games – Witten has been targeted eight or more times in every game so far – Jones received more carries than Barber last week and logged the first game for a running back higher than 100 yards this season.

SAN DIEGO
27 – OAKLAND 35

San Diego

Yards: Pass 431, Rush 91

Red Zone: 2-for-6, 33 percent; 2 touchdowns, 1 field goal

Drives: First Half: three-and-out and had a blocked punt – three-and-out and had a blocked punt – Mike Tolbert fumble – Philip Rivers fumble – Antonio Gates 19-yard touchdown – Tolbert 4-yard touchdown set up by Gates 23-yard reception and a fourth down penalty by Oakland that resulted in a first down during the drive – 43-yard field goal. Second Half: punt – Malcolm Floyd 41-yard touchdown – 34-yard field goal – Rivers fumble – turned ball over on downs at Chargers’ 42-yard line.

Players:

WR – Malcolm Floyd: 10 Targets; 6 deep, big receptions for 15, 34, 36, 55 yards and a 41-yard touchdown.

TE – Antonio Gates: 7 Targets; 2 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 23, 28 yards and a 19-yard touchdown.

WR – Craig Davis: 7 Targets; 1 deep, 2 red zone.

WR – Patrick Crayton: 4 Targets; 3 deep, big reception for 22 yards.

WR – Legedu Naanee: 1 Rush.

TE – Randy McMichael: 1 Target.

FB – Mike Tolbert: 12 Rushes and 3 Targets; 3 red zone, big run for a 4-yard touchdown.

RB – Ryan Mathews: 9 Rushes and 1 Target; 2 red zone, big runs for 15 and 17 yards.

RB – Darren Sproles: 2 Rushes and 4 Targets; 1 red zone, big reception for 23 yards.

FB – Jacob Hester: 1 Rush and 3 Targets; 1 red zone.

FB – Kris Wilson: 2 Targets; 1 red zone, big reception for 16 yards.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for 298 yards or more in four games with two games over 400 yards – they have two passing touchdowns in four games and three in the other game – Gates has a touchdown in every game and two touchdowns in two of those games – Floyd has 39 targets, one less than Gates, and Floyd has had double-digit in three games – Mathews has 114 yards on 18 carries and one touchdown compared to Tolbert who has 111 yards on 28 carries and two touchdowns over the last two games. Mathews should start to see more carries than Tolbert but Tolbert could be used around the goal line.

Oakland

Yards: Pass 173, Rush 111

Red Zone: 2-for-3, 67percent; 2 touchdowns, 1 field goal

Drives: First Half: defense blocked punt for a safety – 50-yard field goal – defense blocked punt and returned for touchdown – three-and-out – punt – three-and-out – 30-yard field goal – ran out clock. Second Half: three-and-out – three-and-out – Zach Miller 1-yard touchdown – Michael Bush 3-yard touchdown and two-point attempt fails – defense fumble recovered for touchdown – ran out clock.

Players:

TE – Zach Miller: 8 Targets; 2 red zone, big receptions for 18 yards and a 1-yard touchdown.

WR – Louis Murphy: 4 Targets; 1 deep, big reception for 58 yards.

WR – Johnnie Higgins: 2 Targets; 1 deep, 1 red zone.

WR – Darrius Heyward-Bey: 2 Targets.

TE – Brandon Myers: 1 Target.

RB – Michael Bush: 26 Rushes and 3 Targets; 7 red zone, big run for a 3-yard touchdown, big reception for 16 yards.

FB – Marcel Reece: 4 Targets; 1 deep.

Fantasy Impact: Jason Campbell has not thrown for more than 180 yards in two starts – Bruce Gradkowski has thrown for more than 250 yards in two starts – Miller has been targeted 30 times in the last three games and has scored a touchdown in each game to go with 248 yards – Murphy leads the receivers with 34 targets on the season – Bush has scored a touchdown in each game over the past two games.

PHILADELPHIA
27 – SAN FRANCISCO 24

Philadelphia

Yards: Pass 253, Rush 125

Red Zone: 1-for-2, 50 percent; 1 touchdown, 1 field goal

Drives: First Half: Brent Celek 8-yard touchdown he set up with a 32-yard reception during the drive – 33-yard field goal – punt – LeSean McCoy 29-yard touchdown – Kevin Kolb fumble – ran out clock. Second Half: punt – turned ball over on downs at 49ers’ 30-yard line – missed 53-yard field goal – defense returns fumble for touchdown – three-and-out – 45-yard field goal – three-and-out – ran out clock.

Players:

WR – Jeremy Maclin: 9 Targets; 3 deep, big receptions for 22 and 41 yards.

TE – Brent Celek: 9 Targets; 2 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 32 yards and an 8-yard touchdown.

WR – DeSean Jackson: 1 Rush and 3 Targets; 1 deep, big reception for 20 yards.

WR – Jason Avant: 2 Targets; 2 red zone.

WR – Chad Hall: 1 Target.

RB – LeSean McCoy: 18 Rushes and 5 Targets; 1 red zone, big runs for 17 yards and a 29-yard touchdown.

RB – Mike Bell: 4 Rushes.

RB – Owen Schmitt: 2 Targets.

RB – Eldra Buckley: 1 Rush.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for 250 yards or more in the last four games – under Michael Vick the team had six passing touchdowns in three games and under Kolb they have two passing touchdowns in two games – Jackson had 318 yards and two touchdowns in three games with Vick in at quarterback but only has 74 yards and no touchdowns in the last two games with Kolb in at quarterback – Celek had 101 yards and no touchdowns in three games with Vick in at quarterback but has 74 yards and a touchdown in each of the last two games with Kolb in at quarterback.

San Francisco

Yards: Pass 309, Rush 74

Red Zone: 3-for-3, 100 percent; 3 touchdowns

Drives: First Half: Michael Crabtree 7-yard touchdown set up by Dominique Zeigler 20-yard reception during the drive – Frank Gore fumble – interception on pass intended for Ted Ginn – three-and-out – 50-yard field goal – missed 40-yard field goal. Second Half: Gore fumble – three-and-out – Alex Smith fumble – three-and-out – Vernon Davis 7-yard touchdown – Gore 1-yard touchdown – interception on pass intended for Crabtree.

Players:

WR – Michael Crabtree: 14 Targets; 2 deep, 3 red zone, big receptions for 16, 17, 22 yards and a 7-yard touchdown.

TE – Vernon Davis: 7 Targets; 4 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 27, 31, 36 yards and a 7-yard touchdown.

WR – Josh Morgan: 4 Targets; 1 red zone, big reception for 16 yards.

WR – Ted Ginn: 3 Targets; 1 deep, big reception for 17 yards.

WR – Dominique Zeigler: 2 Targets; 1 deep, big reception for 20 yards.

RB – Frank Gore: 18 Rushes and 8 Targets; 3 red zone, big run for 16 yards and big reception for a 1-yard touchdown.

RB – Brian Westbrook: 1 Rush.

FB – Moran Norris: 1 Target.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for more than 225 yards in four games so far –Crabtree was held to less than 40 yards in each of the first three games but has been targeted 20 times and has 163 yards and a touchdown in the last two games –Davis has 140 yards and touchdowns in each of the last two games.

MINNESOTA
20 – NY JETS 29

Minnesota

Yards: Pass 264, Rush 96

Red Zone: 1-for-1, 100 percent; 1 touchdown

Drives: First Half: three-and-out – three-and-out – punt – three-and-out – three-and-out – Brett Favre fumble – ran out clock. Second Half: Favre fumble – three-and-out – Randy Moss 37-yard touchdown – Percy Harvin 34-yard touchdown and two-point attempt fails – punt – Percy Harvin 11-yard touchdown – interception on pass intended for Visanthe Shiancoe – ran out clock.

Players:

WR – Randy Moss: 10 Targets; 7 deep, big receptions for 16, 21 yards and a 34-yard touchdown.

WR – Percy Harvin: 10 Targets; 2 deep, 1 red zone, big receptions for 19, 22 yards, an 11-yard touchdown and a 34-yard touchdown.

TE – Visanthe Shiancoe: 7 Targets; 3 deep, big reception for 20 yards.

WR – Greg Lewis: 2 Targets; 1 deep, big reception for 33 yards.

TE – Jimmy Kleinsasser: 1 Target.

RB – Adrian Peterson: 18 Rushes and 3 Targets; big runs for 15, 30 yards and big reception for 20 yards.

RB – Toby Gerhart: 2 Rushes and 1 Target.

Fantasy Impact: They have 200 yards or more passing in the last three games – in the two games where Peterson has 20 or more carries he has gone over 100 yards rushing with three touchdowns; in the other two games he has not gone over 90 yards with no touchdowns – Harvin has 25 targets in the last three games – no other receiver has more than 12 targets through four games – Moss had double digit targets in his first game.

NY Jets

Yards: Pass 191, Rush 155

Red Zone: 0-for-4-0 percent; 4 field goals

Drives: punt – 25-yard field goal – punt – three-and-out – 53-yard field goal – 22-yard field goal. Second Half: three-and-out – 34-yard field goal – three-and-out – 31-yard field goal – punt – Shonn Greene 23-yard touchdown – punt – defense interception return for touchdown.

Players:

WR – Braylon Edwards: 11 Targets; 4 deep, 2 red zone, big receptions for 16 and 31 yards.

WR – Jerricho Cotchery: 10 Targets; 1 deep, 2 red zone.

WR – Santonio Holmes: 9 Targets; 4 deep, big reception for 19 yards.

TE – Dustin Keller: 5 Targets; 2 red zone.

WR – Brad Smith: 2 Rushes.

RB – LaDainian Tomlinson: 20 Rushes and 7 Targets; 1 deep, 6 red zone, big runs for 16, 16 and 17 yards.

RB – Shonn Greene: 10 Rushes; big run for a 23-yard touchdown.

RB – John Conner: 1 Target.

Fantasy Impact: They have passed for less than 200 yards the last two games –Greene has 42 rush attempts and no targets with one touchdown in the last three games compared to Tomlinson’s 54 rush attempts and 16 targets with three touchdowns – Keller led the team in targets the first three weeks and had the second-most targets in Week 4 but was fifth in targets this past game – Edwards has led the team in targets in the last two games.

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