NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 14 - Houston at New England

 
 
 
 
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Week 14 Matchup: Houston at New England

New England

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 21.7ppg and HOU Allows 17.4ppg ( -20%)
Tom Brady Sus 21.8
Matt Flynn Out 2.5
Running Backs
Average 26.6ppg and HOU Allows 14.0ppg ( -47%)
Brandon Bolden   5.1
LeGarrette Blount Sus 2.7
Dion Lewis   2.6
Travaris Cadet   0.5
Wide Receivers
Average 23.8ppg and HOU Allows 23.4ppg ( -2%)
Danny Amendola   7.8
Brandon LaFell Out 7.3
Julian Edelman   7.0
Brandon Gibson   6.6
Matt Slater Out 0.3
Tight Ends
Average 15.3ppg and HOU Allows 9.1ppg ( -40%)
Rob Gronkowski   13.2
Scott Chandler Pro 6.2
Michael Hoomanawanui   1.8
Kickers
Average 9.6ppg and HOU Allows 6.3ppg ( -34%)
Stephen Gostkowski   9.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 13.5ppg and HOU Allows 18.7ppg (+ 39%)
Rob Ninkovich   6.4
Chandler Jones Pro 5.0
Jabaal Sheard   4.3
Alan Branch Out 2.2
Linebackers
Average 28.1ppg and HOU Allows 20.0ppg ( -29%)
Jerod Mayo Pro 9.0
Dont'a Hightower Pro 5.6
Chris White Out 2.0
Jonathan Freeny   2.0
Dekoda Watson   1.8
Defensive Backs
Average 31.4ppg and HOU Allows 28.8ppg ( -8%)
Devin McCourty   7.0
Robert McClain   5.1
Patrick Chung   4.5
Tavon Wilson   4.2
Bradley Fletcher   3.3
Nate Ebner   1.0

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Houston

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 15.1ppg and NE Allows 19.9ppg (+ 32%)
Brian Hoyer   7.9
Running Backs
Average 25.6ppg and NE Allows 16.7ppg ( -35%)
Arian Foster   16.6
Chris Polk   1.0
Jonathan Grimes   0.9
Wide Receivers
Average 18.6ppg and NE Allows 23.7ppg (+ 28%)
Cecil Shorts   10.0
Nate Washington   6.1
Damaris Johnson   2.3
Keshawn Martin   1.2
Tight Ends
Average 9.5ppg and NE Allows 9.0ppg ( -5%)
Garrett Graham   3.4
Kickers
Average 8.6ppg and NE Allows 6.3ppg ( -27%)
Defensive Linemen
Average 18.5ppg and NE Allows 14.3ppg ( -23%)
J.J. Watt   10.3
Vince Wilfork   4.5
Brandon Deaderick   2.4
Jared Crick   1.6
Linebackers
Average 20.8ppg and NE Allows 21.6ppg (+ 3%)
Brian Cushing   6.7
Akeem Dent Out 3.7
Whitney Mercilus   3.6
Jeff Tarpinian   1.0
Defensive Backs
Average 29.9ppg and NE Allows 31.8ppg (+ 6%)
Stevie Brown   8.1
Johnathan Joseph   5.8
Kareem Jackson   5.7
Rahim Moore   5.1

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