NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 17 - Buffalo at New England
 
 
 
 
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Week 17 Matchup: Buffalo at New England

New England

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.5ppg and BUF Allows 15.8ppg ( -5%)
Tom Brady Pro 16.5
Running Backs
Average 25.6ppg and BUF Allows 18.1ppg ( -29%)
LeGarrette Blount   7.7
Brandon Bolden   6.0
James Develin   2.2
Travaris Cadet   1.1
Wide Receivers
Average 23.9ppg and BUF Allows 24.6ppg (+ 3%)
Julian Edelman   8.9
Brandon Gibson   7.2
Aaron Dobson IR 6.9
Danny Amendola   6.3
Brandon LaFell Que 6.3
Josh Boyce   2.0
Brian Tyms   0.3
Tight Ends
Average 6.9ppg and BUF Allows 6.8ppg ( -1%)
Rob Gronkowski   11.9
Tim Wright   6.2
Scott Chandler   4.8
Michael Hoomanawanui   2.0
Kickers
Average 9.9ppg and BUF Allows 8.9ppg ( -10%)
Stephen Gostkowski   9.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 24.8ppg and BUF Allows 25.7ppg (+ 3%)
Sealver Siliga Que 7.5
Chandler Jones   6.6
Rob Ninkovich   6.3
Chris Jones Que 4.6
Michael Buchanan IR 3.0
Joe Vellano   2.9
Alan Branch   2.1
Linebackers
Average 16.8ppg and BUF Allows 24.2ppg (+ 45%)
Jerod Mayo IR 8.9
Dont'a Hightower Que 5.5
Jabaal Sheard   4.4
Jamie Collins   3.0
Jonathan Freeny   0.8
Defensive Backs
Average 30.7ppg and BUF Allows 31.4ppg (+ 2%)
Tavon Wilson   12.0
Logan Ryan   7.0
Bradley Fletcher Pro 6.8
Kyle Arrington   5.2
Devin McCourty   5.1
Robert McClain   4.9
Patrick Chung   4.5
Alfonzo Dennard IR 4.1
Chimdi Chekwa   3.6
Duron Harmon   3.6
Nate Ebner   3.0

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Buffalo

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 14.2ppg and NE Allows 18.3ppg (+ 29%)
E.J. Manuel   14.5
Matt Cassel IR 13.2
Tyrod Taylor   2.0
Running Backs
Average 21.9ppg and NE Allows 19.8ppg ( -10%)
LeSean McCoy   17.5
Fred Jackson   11.7
Bryce Brown   3.5
Anthony Dixon   2.0
Jerome Felton   0.5
Wide Receivers
Average 16.5ppg and NE Allows 21.9ppg (+ 33%)
Robert Woods   5.6
Marquise Goodwin   4.0
Deonte Thompson   1.9
Percy Harvin Pro 1.7
Chris Hogan   1.4
Marcus Thigpen   1.1
Marcus Easley   0.2
Tight Ends
Average 6.0ppg and NE Allows 8.3ppg (+ 38%)
Charles Clay   7.5
Chris Gragg   5.7
MarQueis Gray   0.8
Kickers
Average 8.2ppg and NE Allows 6.5ppg ( -21%)
Dan Carpenter   8.2
Defensive Linemen
Average 20.1ppg and NE Allows 16.7ppg ( -17%)
Kyle Williams   6.0
Manny Lawson   5.6
Marcell Dareus   5.4
Mario Williams   5.2
Jerry Hughes   4.7
Jarius Wynn   2.3
Corbin Bryant   1.3
Linebackers
Average 24.4ppg and NE Allows 23.1ppg ( -5%)
Nigel Bradham   2.3
Stevenson Sylvester IR 2.3
Ty Powell   2.0
Defensive Backs
Average 35.1ppg and NE Allows 30.0ppg ( -14%)
Aaron Williams   7.1
Leodis McKelvin IR 6.1
Corey Graham   5.9
Bacarri Rambo   5.1
Stephon Gilmore   4.6
Nickell Robey   4.3
Jonte Green   3.2
Ron Brooks   1.8
Duke Williams   1.3

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