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Week 1 Matchup: Washington at New Orleans

New Orleans

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 23.1ppg and WAS Allows 19.1ppg ( -17%)
Drew Brees   22.9
Luke McCown   -0.3
Running Backs
Average 24.1ppg and WAS Allows 16.6ppg ( -31%)
Pierre Thomas   6.3
Mark Ingram   5.8
Erik Lorig Out 1.2
Travaris Cadet   0.5
Austin Johnson   0.0
Khiry Robinson   0.0
Wide Receivers
Average 26.0ppg and WAS Allows 27.1ppg (+ 4%)
Marques Colston   11.0
Joseph Morgan   5.1
Robert Meachem   3.6
Nick Toon   0.0
Kenny Stills   0.0
Brandin Cooks   0.0
Tight Ends
Average 11.5ppg and WAS Allows 10.4ppg ( -10%)
Jimmy Graham   10.1
Ben Watson   4.3
Josh Hill   0.0
Kickers
Average 6.9ppg and WAS Allows 7.5ppg (+ 8%)
Shayne Graham   8.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 18.0ppg and WAS Allows 19.8ppg (+ 10%)
Cameron Jordan   5.4
Brandon Deaderick   2.4
Brodrick Bunkley   2.2
Akiem Hicks   1.8
Glenn Foster   0.0
John Jenkins   0.0
Tyrunn Walker   0.0
Linebackers
Average 17.3ppg and WAS Allows 20.9ppg (+ 21%)
Curtis Lofton   7.7
Junior Galette   3.7
David Hawthorne   2.7
Parys Haralson   0.0
Ramon Humber   0.0
Defensive Backs
Average 33.9ppg and WAS Allows 25.5ppg ( -25%)
Jairus Byrd   6.5
Patrick Robinson   6.2
Keenan Lewis   5.4
Rafael Bush   3.8
Corey White   3.6
Kenny Vaccaro   0.0

FFToolbox Saints News

9/16 Saints RB Mark Ingram will miss at least 1 month with broken hand Injury
9/12 Saints WR Kenny Stills looking like game-time decision for Week 2 Injury

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Washington

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 22.6ppg and NO Allows 21.4ppg ( -6%)
Robert Griffin III   21.9
Kirk Cousins   11.3
Colt McCoy   8.9
Running Backs
Average 19.5ppg and NO Allows 24.8ppg (+ 27%)
Alfred Morris   15.4
Darrel Young   2.9
Roy Helu   1.6
Silas Redd   0.0
Wide Receivers
Average 25.4ppg and NO Allows 28.1ppg (+ 11%)
Pierre Garcon   8.9
DeSean Jackson   7.4
Andre Roberts   7.3
Santana Moss   6.7
Aldrick Robinson   4.9
Leonard Hankerson Out 4.9
Ryan Grant   0.0
Tight Ends
Average 4.4ppg and NO Allows 8.2ppg (+ 88%)
Logan Paulsen   2.8
Niles Paul   2.1
Jordan Reed Out 0.0
Kickers
Average 7.6ppg and NO Allows 8.9ppg (+ 17%)
Kai Forbath   7.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 7.4ppg and NO Allows 12.0ppg (+ 61%)
Jason Hatcher   3.8
Barry Cofield Ir- 3.2
Stephen Bowen Out 3.1
Frank Kearse   2.3
Clifton Geathers   1.8
Jarvis Jenkins   1.5
Kedric Golston Out 1.5
Chris Baker   1.3
Chris Neild IR 0.0
Linebackers
Average 31.3ppg and NO Allows 21.6ppg ( -31%)
Perry Riley   7.4
Brian Orakpo   6.5
Ryan Kerrigan   5.9
Darryl Sharpton IR 4.3
Akeem Jordan Out 2.9
Adam Hayward   1.9
Keenan Robinson   1.3
Defensive Backs
Average 31.3ppg and NO Allows 33.7ppg (+ 8%)
Brandon Meriweather Sus 11.0
Ryan Clark   7.3
Deangelo Hall   7.1
Tracy Porter Out 6.9
E.J. Biggers   4.7
David Amerson   0.0
Duke Ihenacho   0.0
Trent Robinson   0.0
Bashaud Breeland   0.0
Bacarri Rambo   0.0

FFToolbox Redskins News

9/16 Redskins WR DeSean Jackson has sprained shoulder, intends to play vs Eagles Injury
9/15 Redskins QB Robert Griffin III dislocates left ankle, MRI coming Monday Injury
9/10 Redskins HC Jay Gruden wishes he had called more running plays in Week 1
9/10 Robert Griffin III says Redskins TE Jordan Reed will miss Week 2 Injury

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