NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 2 - New York Jets at Pittsburgh
 
 
 
 
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Week 2 Matchup: New York Jets at Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.8ppg and NYJ Allows 14.8ppg ( -12%)
Ben Roethlisberger   17.8
Bruce Gradkowski   1.2
Running Backs
Average 16.0ppg and NYJ Allows 20.4ppg (+ 28%)
DeAngelo Williams   8.4
Will Johnson   1.6
Wide Receivers
Average 21.5ppg and NYJ Allows 18.4ppg ( -14%)
Antonio Brown   8.5
Darrius Heyward-Bey   6.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.2ppg and NYJ Allows 7.2ppg ( -22%)
Heath Miller   8.6
Matt Spaeth   1.5
Michael Palmer   1.4
Kickers
Average 7.4ppg and NYJ Allows 6.8ppg ( -8%)
Shaun Suisham   7.4
Defensive Linemen
Average 10.0ppg and NYJ Allows 16.8ppg (+ 68%)
Steve Mclendon   2.3
Cameron Heyward   1.9
Clifton Geathers   1.8
Cam Thomas   1.6
Linebackers
Average 27.0ppg and NYJ Allows 26.0ppg ( -3%)
Lawrence Timmons   8.7
James Harrison   6.8
Arthur Moats   2.6
Defensive Backs
Average 27.3ppg and NYJ Allows 31.5ppg (+ 16%)
William Gay   5.1
Cortez Allen IR 5.0
Michael Mitchell   3.9
Antwon Blake   3.0
Will Allen   2.9
Robert Golden   1.7

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New York Jets

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 11.1ppg and PIT Allows 12.5ppg (+ 12%)
Ryan Fitzpatrick IR 15.1
Running Backs
Average 17.9ppg and PIT Allows 13.8ppg ( -23%)
Stevan Ridley IR 12.8
Chris Johnson   11.4
Chris Ivory   5.9
Bilal Powell   5.8
Daryl Richardson   4.0
Mario Harvey Que 1.2
Wide Receivers
Average 16.7ppg and PIT Allows 19.0ppg (+ 14%)
Brandon Marshall IR 13.5
Eric Decker   11.5
Jeremy Kerley   6.5
T.J. Graham   2.6
Chris Owusu   0.8
Tight Ends
Average 6.8ppg and PIT Allows 6.4ppg ( -6%)
Jeff Cumberland   3.9
Kellen Davis   2.5
Kickers
Average 6.2ppg and PIT Allows 7.1ppg (+ 15%)
Nick Folk   6.2
Defensive Linemen
Average 13.9ppg and PIT Allows 18.3ppg (+ 31%)
Muhammad Wilkerson   5.4
Jason Babin   4.2
Kevin Vickerson   3.3
Stephen Bowen   3.1
Linebackers
Average 21.6ppg and PIT Allows 23.1ppg (+ 7%)
David Harris   7.4
Erin Henderson Sus 5.5
Calvin Pace   3.8
Joe Mays   3.6
Demario Davis   3.4
Quinton Coples   3.0
Jermaine Cunningham IR 2.8
Antwan Barnes Pro 2.8
Defensive Backs
Average 27.8ppg and PIT Allows 31.2ppg (+ 12%)
Darrelle Revis   9.8
Dawan Landry   6.0
Buster Skrine   5.5
Antonio Cromartie   4.2
Marcus Gilchrist   3.5
Antonio Allen   3.0

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