NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 15 - Pittsburgh at Dallas

 
 
 
 
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Week 15 Matchup: Pittsburgh at Dallas

Dallas

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 19.2ppg and PIT Allows 12.5ppg ( -35%)
Tony Romo   18.7
Brandon Weeden Que 12.3
Running Backs
Average 15.3ppg and PIT Allows 13.8ppg ( -10%)
Darren McFadden Pro 9.5
Ryan Williams IR 4.2
Lance Dunbar   1.5
Wide Receivers
Average 28.5ppg and PIT Allows 19.0ppg ( -33%)
Dez Bryant Pro 13.1
Cole Beasley   1.6
Tight Ends
Average 9.1ppg and PIT Allows 6.4ppg ( -30%)
Jason Witten   7.6
James Hanna Que 1.4
Kickers
Average 7.8ppg and PIT Allows 7.1ppg ( -8%)
Dan Bailey   7.8
Defensive Linemen
Average 11.7ppg and PIT Allows 18.3ppg (+ 56%)
Greg Hardy Sus 6.9
Jeremy Mincey   3.9
Josh Brent   2.3
Tyrone Crawford Pro 1.9
Jack Crawford   1.3
Linebackers
Average 30.0ppg and PIT Allows 23.1ppg ( -23%)
Sean Lee   9.3
Jasper Brinkley   5.3
Rolando McClain Sus 4.9
James Anderson   4.8
Tim Dobbins   4.2
Andrew Gachkar   4.1
Keith Rivers   4.1
Kyle Wilber   0.8
Defensive Backs
Average 22.2ppg and PIT Allows 31.2ppg (+ 41%)
Morris Claiborne Pro 5.0
Brandon Carr   5.0
Danny McCray   4.5
Corey White   3.6
Barry Church   2.3
Orlando Scandrick Out 2.1
C.J. Spillman   1.5

FFToolbox Cowboys News

8/27 Cowboys WR Dez Bryant returns to practice
8/22 Cowboys RB Lance Dunbar cleared to play Sunday
8/21 Cowboys RB Joseph Randle returned to practice today Injury
8/21 Cowboys RB Joseph Randle doubtful for Sunday's game after aggravating his oblique injury Injury

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Pittsburgh

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.8ppg and DAL Allows 16.5ppg ( -2%)
Ben Roethlisberger   17.8
Michael Vick   17.3
Bruce Gradkowski IR 1.2
Running Backs
Average 16.0ppg and DAL Allows 20.7ppg (+ 30%)
DeAngelo Williams   8.4
Will Johnson   1.6
Wide Receivers
Average 21.5ppg and DAL Allows 22.7ppg (+ 6%)
Antonio Brown   8.5
Darrius Heyward-Bey   6.1
David Nelson IR 3.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.2ppg and DAL Allows 7.3ppg ( -21%)
Heath Miller   8.6
Matt Spaeth   1.5
Kickers
Average 7.4ppg and DAL Allows 8.1ppg (+ 10%)
Shaun Suisham IR 7.4
Garrett Hartley   6.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 10.0ppg and DAL Allows 16.8ppg (+ 68%)
Steve Mclendon   2.3
Cameron Heyward   1.9
Clifton Geathers IR 1.8
Cam Thomas   1.6
Linebackers
Average 27.0ppg and DAL Allows 21.9ppg ( -19%)
Lawrence Timmons Pro 8.7
James Harrison   6.8
Arthur Moats   2.6
Defensive Backs
Average 27.3ppg and DAL Allows 30.4ppg (+ 12%)
William Gay   5.1
Cortez Allen   5.0
Michael Mitchell   3.9
Antwon Blake   3.0
Will Allen   2.9
Brandon Boykin   2.2
Robert Golden Que 1.7

FFToolbox Steelers News

8/27 Steelers WR Martavis Bryant faces four-game suspension
8/25 Steelers sign free agent QB Michael Vick
8/25 Steelers QB Bruce Gradkowski placed on season ending I.R Injury
8/25 Steelers QB Bruce Gradkowski to undergo surgery for dislocated finger, team will meet with Mike Vick Injury
8/23 Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey will miss half the season with a fractured left fibula Injury

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