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Week 17 Matchup: Cleveland at Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.8ppg and CLE Allows 17.9ppg (+ 6%)
Ben Roethlisberger   17.8
Bruce Gradkowski   1.2
Running Backs
Average 16.0ppg and CLE Allows 20.0ppg (+ 26%)
DeAngelo Williams   8.4
Will Johnson   1.6
Wide Receivers
Average 21.5ppg and CLE Allows 25.5ppg (+ 19%)
Antonio Brown   8.5
Darrius Heyward-Bey   6.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.2ppg and CLE Allows 6.2ppg ( -33%)
Heath Miller   8.6
Matt Spaeth   1.5
Michael Palmer   1.4
Kickers
Average 7.4ppg and CLE Allows 6.4ppg ( -13%)
Shaun Suisham   7.4
Defensive Linemen
Average 10.0ppg and CLE Allows 14.4ppg (+ 44%)
Steve Mclendon   2.3
Cameron Heyward   1.9
Clifton Geathers   1.8
Cam Thomas   1.6
Linebackers
Average 27.0ppg and CLE Allows 24.2ppg ( -10%)
Lawrence Timmons   8.7
James Harrison   6.8
Arthur Moats   2.6
Defensive Backs
Average 27.3ppg and CLE Allows 28.4ppg (+ 4%)
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

FFToolbox Steelers News

4/25 Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell is 'getting close to 100 percent' Injury
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4/24 Report: Steelers WR Antonio Brown wants a new deal and is considering a holdout

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Cleveland

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 12.8ppg and PIT Allows 12.5ppg ( -3%)
Thaddeus Lewis   11.5
Tyler Thigpen   1.2
Running Backs
Average 16.7ppg and PIT Allows 13.8ppg ( -18%)
Shaun Draughn   3.3
Wide Receivers
Average 19.7ppg and PIT Allows 19.0ppg ( -4%)
Brian Hartline   7.6
Dwayne Bowe   7.5
Josh Gordon   6.9
Andrew Hawkins   5.7
Travis Benjamin   4.5
Marlon Moore   2.3
Tight Ends
Average 6.4ppg and PIT Allows 6.4ppg (+ 0%)
Robert Housler   3.2
Gary Barnidge   2.8
Jim Dray   0.8
Kickers
Average 7.3ppg and PIT Allows 7.1ppg ( -2%)
Garrett Hartley   6.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 21.1ppg and PIT Allows 18.3ppg ( -13%)
Randy Starks   3.2
Desmond Bryant   3.1
John Hughes   2.8
Billy Winn   2.8
Phil Taylor IR 2.4
Sione Fua   1.4
Ishmaa'ily Kitchen IR 1.3
Scott Solomon   0.8
Linebackers
Average 20.9ppg and PIT Allows 23.1ppg (+ 11%)
Karlos Dansby   8.2
Craig Robertson   5.6
Paul Kruger   5.4
Jamaal Westerman   4.0
Zach Diles   1.8
Tank Carder   1.5
Defensive Backs
Average 31.0ppg and PIT Allows 31.2ppg (+ 0%)
Joe Haden   6.3
Donte Whitner   5.9
Tramon Williams   5.0
Johnson Bademosi   4.0
Tashaun Gipson Pro 3.9
Isaiah Trufant   3.8

FFToolbox Browns News

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4/24 Browns re-sign LB Craig Robertson to a one-year tender

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