2012 Fantasy Football Start 'Em Sit 'Em for Week 11

2012 Fantasy Football Start 'Em Sit 'Em for Week 11

Posted by Dawgmaticå on 11/15/12

2012 fantasy football start'em sit'em Week 11




Start ‘Em Sit ‘Em – Week 11



Bye Week Teams

Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans




Every week, there are certain fantasy studs who you simply have to start no matter what. Tom Brady, Adrian Peterson and A.J. Green fall into that category, to name a few. There are also a good number of players you should probably sit each week as well. But then, there are those players whom you have no idea whether to start or sit. Here are a few not-so-obvious guys at each major fantasy position who you might not know what to do with, but for whom the stats and other information dictates one way or the other.










Carson Palmer (vs. NO)


Tony Romo (vs. Cle)


Cam Newton (vs. TB)


Robert Griffin III (vs. Phi)



Others with QB1 Potential:


Andy Dalton (at KC)


Andrew Luck (at NE)


Ryan Fitzpatrick (vs. Mia, Thursday night)





Ryan Tannehill (at Buf, Thursday night)

Nick Foles (at Was)

Sam Bradford (vs. NYJ)






Doug Martin (at Car)


Stevan Ridley (vs. Ind)


C.J. Spiller (vs. Mia, Thursday night)


Jamaal Charles (vs. Cin)


Alfred Morris (vs. Phi)



Others with RB1 Potential:


Willis McGahee (vs. SD)


Frank Gore (vs. Chi, Monday night)


Trent Richardson (at Dal) 


Steven Jackson (vs. NYJ)





Shonn Greene (at StL)

LaRod Stephens-Howling (at Atl)

Marcel Reece (vs. NO)

Chris Ivory (at Oak)

Daniel Thomas (at Buf, Thursday night)

Donald Brown (at NE)

Jacquizz Rodgers (vs. Ari)






Jordy Nelson (at Det)


Reggie Wayne (at NE)


Randall Cobb (at Det)


Marques Colston (at Oak)


Denarius Moore (vs. NO)


Eric Decker (vs. SD)



Others with WR1 Potential:


Wes Welker (vs. Ind)


Brandon Lloyd (vs. Ind)


Steve Smith (vs. TB)


Vincent Jackson (at Car)


Dez Bryant (vs. Cle)





Darrius Heyward-Bey (vs. NO)

Danny Amendola (vs. NYJ) 

Donald Jones (vs. Mia, Thursday night)

Titus Young (vs. GB)

Brian Hartline (at Buf, Thursday night)

Donnie Avery (at NE)

Danario Alexander (at Den)

Brandon LaFell (vs. TB)

Mohamed Sanu (at KC)

Riley Cooper (at Was)





Antonio Gates (at Den)


Dwayne Allen (at NE)


Greg Olsen (vs. TB)


Brent Celek (at Was)



Others with TE1 Potential:


Brandon Myers (vs. NO)


Jason Witten (vs. Cle)


Owen Daniels (vs. Jax)





Dustin Keller (at StL)

Jermichael Finley (at Det)

Rob Housler (at Atl)

Anthony Fasano (at Buf, Thursday night)

Lance Kendricks (vs. NYJ)



Philip Rivers (at Den)


Joe Flacco (at Pit, Sunday night)


Brandon Weeden (at Dal)





Alex Smith (vs. Chi, Monday night) – QUESTIONABLE – Head; cleared for non-contact drills and looks like he will start in Week 11

Jay Cutler (at SF, Monday night) – QUESTIONABLE – Head; being evaluated for a concussion and looks unlikely to start in Week 11

Ben Roethlisberger (vs. Bal, Sunday night) – OUT – Shoulder, ribs; will be out for awhile as his rib injury has been said that it could actually kill him if hit the wrong way

Michael Vick (at Was) – DOUBTFUL – Head; hasn’t been ruled out yet, but looks like he’ll miss more than just one game

Kevin Kolb (at Atl) – DOUBTFUL – Ribs, shoulder; has resumed running and throwing but there is still no timetable for his return

Brady Quinn (at Pit, Monday night) OUT – Head; has resumed practicing but will likely be the backup QB in Week 11





Minnesota – Christian Ponder

New York Giants – Eli Manning

Seattle – Russell Wilson

Tennessee – Jake Locker / Matt Hasselbeck






Matt Forte (at SF, Monday night)


Michael Turner (vs. Ari)


Rashad Jennings (at Hou)


Jonathan Stewart (vs. TB)


Isaac Redman (vs. Bal, Sunday night)





Rashard Mendenhall (vs. Was) – PROBABLE – Achilles; was a full participant in practice on Wednesday

Darren Sproles (vs. Atl) – PROBABLE – Hand; officially limited in Wednesday’s practice but coaches say he was a full-go

DeMarco Murray (vs. NYG) – QUESTIONABLE – Foot; looks more likely to play on Thanksgiving in Week 12 than in Week 11

Darren McFadden (at Bal) – DOUBTFUL – Ankle; will more than likely miss Week 11 and might not be back until Week 13

Mike Goodson (at Bal) – DOUBTFUL – Ankle; still wearing a walking boot and unlikely to be available until Week 13

Ben Tate (vs. Buf) – QUESTIONABLE – Hamstring; has resumed practicing and is said to be close to a return

Bilal Powell (at StL) – DOUBTFUL – Head; was held out of Wednesday’s practice with a possible concussion

Joe McKnight (at StL) – QUESTIONABLE – Ankle; limited on Wednesday but believes he will play in Week 11

Maurice Jones-Drew (@ GB) – OUT – Foot; already ruled out for Week 11

Brandon Bolden (vs. Buf) – OUT – Knee; suspended four games for violating league policy on performance enhancing substances





Minnesota – Adrian Peterson / Toby Gerhart

New York Giants – Ahmad Bradshaw / Andre Brown / David Wilson

Seattle – Marshawn Lynch / Robert Turbin

Tennessee – Chris Johnson / Jaime Harper






Mike Wallace (vs. Bal, Sunday night)


Dwayne Bowe (vs. Cin) 


Michael Crabtree (vs. Chi, Monday night)


Malcom Floyd (at Den)


Mike Williams (at Car)





Pierre Garcon (vs. Phi) – QUESTIONABLE – Foot; limited in practice but is doing enough now that he could play in Week 11

Antonio Brown (vs. KC, Monday night) – DOUBTFUL – Ankle; won’t test his ankle until Friday and is very unlikely to suit up in Week 11

Alshon Jeffery (at Ten) – QUESTIONABLE – Hand; likely to be limited in practices, but looks on track to play in Week 11

Jason Avant (at Was) – OUT – Hamstring

Jonathan Baldwin (vs. Cin) – DOUBTFUL – Head, neck; did not practice on Wednesday and is being evaluated for head and neck injuries

Greg Jennings (at Det) – OUT – Groin; still isn’t practicing and won’t play in Week 11

Nate Burleson (at Jax) – OUT – Broken leg; placed on IR and will miss the remainder of the season





Minnesota – Percy Harvin / Jerome Simpson / Michael Jenkins / Devin Aromashodu / Jarius Wright

New York Giants – Victor Cruz / Hakeem Nicks / Domenik Hixon / Ramses Barden / Rueben Randle

Seattle – Golden Tate / Sidney Rice / Doug Baldwin / Braylon Edwards

Tennessee – Kenny Britt / Nate Washington / Kendall Wright / Damian Williams






Heath Miller (vs. Bal, Sunday night)


Dennis Pitta (at Pit, Sunday night)


Jacob Tamme (vs. SD)


Marcedes Lewis (at Hou)





Aaron Hernandez (vs. Buf) – QUESTIONABLE – Ankle; limited in Wednesday’s practice, but looks on track to play in Week 11

Owen Daniels (at Chi, Sunday night) – QUESTIONABLE – Hip; limited in Wednesday’s practice, but looks on track to play in Week 11

Coby Fleener (vs. Mia) – OUT – Shoulder; ruled out for Week 11 with partial dislocation of left shoulder and is questionable for Week 12





Minnesota – Kyle Rudolph

New York Giants – Martellus Bennett

Seattle – Zach Miller

Tennessee – Jared Cook / Craig Stevens






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