NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 3 - Pittsburgh at Oakland

 
 
 
 
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Week 3 Matchup: Pittsburgh at Oakland

Oakland

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 17.2ppg and PIT Allows 12.5ppg ( -27%)
Christian Ponder   13.3
Running Backs
Average 16.6ppg and PIT Allows 13.8ppg ( -17%)
Marcel Reece   5.5
Roy Helu   1.6
Taiwan Jones   0.8
Wide Receivers
Average 20.7ppg and PIT Allows 19.0ppg ( -8%)
Michael Crabtree   10.3
Rod Streater   5.1
Kris Durham   4.6
Andre Holmes Dou 0.6
Tight Ends
Average 7.8ppg and PIT Allows 6.4ppg ( -18%)
Lee Smith   2.7
Kickers
Average 7.4ppg and PIT Allows 7.1ppg ( -3%)
Sebastian Janikowski   7.4
Defensive Linemen
Average 16.9ppg and PIT Allows 18.3ppg (+ 8%)
Justin Tuck   3.8
Dan Williams   3.2
C.J. Wilson   2.6
Ricky Lumpkin   1.0
Linebackers
Average 17.2ppg and PIT Allows 23.1ppg (+ 34%)
Curtis Lofton   7.7
Malcolm Smith   4.0
Defensive Backs
Average 26.3ppg and PIT Allows 31.2ppg (+ 18%)
Charles Woodson   6.7
Nate Allen   5.1
Taylor Mays   2.1
Chimdi Chekwa   1.5

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9/1 Raiders waive WR Kenbrell Thompkins
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Pittsburgh

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.8ppg and OAK Allows 18.6ppg (+ 10%)
Ben Roethlisberger   17.8
Michael Vick   17.3
Bruce Gradkowski IR 1.2
Running Backs
Average 16.0ppg and OAK Allows 19.9ppg (+ 25%)
DeAngelo Williams   8.4
Wide Receivers
Average 21.5ppg and OAK Allows 23.4ppg (+ 9%)
Antonio Brown   8.5
Darrius Heyward-Bey   6.1
David Nelson IR 3.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.2ppg and OAK Allows 8.6ppg ( -7%)
Heath Miller   8.6
Matt Spaeth   1.5
Kickers
Average 7.4ppg and OAK Allows 9.5ppg (+ 29%)
Shaun Suisham IR 7.4
Garrett Hartley IR 6.9
Josh Scobee   6.2
Defensive Linemen
Average 10.0ppg and OAK Allows 13.6ppg (+ 36%)
Steve Mclendon   2.3
Cameron Heyward   1.9
Clifton Geathers IR 1.8
Cam Thomas   1.6
Linebackers
Average 27.0ppg and OAK Allows 22.4ppg ( -17%)
Lawrence Timmons Pro 8.7
James Harrison   6.8
Arthur Moats   2.6
Defensive Backs
Average 27.3ppg and OAK 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

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8/31 Steelers WR Martavis Bryant has his four-game suspension upheld
8/31 Steelers acquire K Josh Scobee from Jaguars
8/30 Steelers K Garrett Hartley doubtful for season opener with hamstring injury Injury

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