NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 9 - Dallas at Atlanta
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Week 9 Matchup: Dallas at Atlanta

Atlanta

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 20.2ppg and DAL Allows 16.5ppg ( -18%)
Matt Ryan   20.2
Running Backs
Average 17.7ppg and DAL Allows 20.7ppg (+ 17%)
Steven Jackson   10.0
Jacquizz Rodgers Out 5.5
Wide Receivers
Average 26.0ppg and DAL Allows 22.7ppg ( -13%)
Julio Jones IR 11.4
Roddy White   11.1
Harry Douglas   3.1
Drew Davis   2.5
Devin Hester   2.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.4ppg and DAL Allows 7.3ppg ( -23%)
Chase Coffman   1.1
Kickers
Average 8.9ppg and DAL Allows 8.1ppg ( -9%)
Matt Bryant   8.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 17.6ppg and DAL Allows 16.8ppg ( -5%)
Jonathan Babineaux   3.9
Osi Umenyiora   3.6
Tyson Jackson   3.3
Kroy Biermann IR 3.2
Corey Peters IR 2.7
Paul Soliai Pro 2.5
Peria Jerry   1.6
Cliff Matthews   1.5
Travian Robertson   1.0
Linebackers
Average 16.7ppg and DAL Allows 21.9ppg (+ 31%)
Sean Weatherspoon Out 8.0
Akeem Dent   3.7
Omar Gaither   2.5
Defensive Backs
Average 31.9ppg and DAL Allows 30.4ppg ( -5%)
William Moore   8.5
Josh Wilson   6.6
Robert McClain   5.1
Dwight Lowery   4.4
Javier Arenas   4.2
Dominique Franks   1.1

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Dallas

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 19.2ppg and ATL Allows 15.1ppg ( -21%)
Tony Romo IR 18.7
Brandon Weeden   12.3
Kyle Orton   7.6
Running Backs
Average 15.3ppg and ATL Allows 19.9ppg (+ 30%)
DeMarco Murray   11.5
Phillip Tanner   2.0
Lance Dunbar IR 1.5
Wide Receivers
Average 28.5ppg and ATL Allows 18.8ppg ( -34%)
Dez Bryant Pro 13.1
Dwayne Harris Pro 2.6
Cole Beasley   1.6
Tight Ends
Average 9.1ppg and ATL Allows 8.0ppg ( -12%)
Jason Witten   7.6
James Hanna   1.4
Kickers
Average 7.8ppg and ATL Allows 6.9ppg ( -10%)
Dan Bailey   7.8
Defensive Linemen
Average 11.7ppg and ATL Allows 14.1ppg (+ 21%)
Anthony Spencer IR 8.6
Henry Melton IR 4.5
Jeremy Mincey   3.9
Edgar Jones   3.6
Frank Kearse   2.3
Tyrone Crawford IR 1.9
George Selvie Pro 1.7
Marvin Austin   1.6
Kyle Wilber   0.8
Ben Bass IR 0.5
Linebackers
Average 30.0ppg and ATL Allows 22.5ppg ( -25%)
Sean Lee Out 9.3
Justin Durant IR 6.1
Bruce Carter   5.7
Ernie Sims Out 4.2
Martez Wilson Out 3.4
Orie Lemon   2.5
Will Herring   2.0
Defensive Backs
Average 22.2ppg and ATL Allows 27.8ppg (+ 25%)
Morris Claiborne Pro 5.0
Brandon Carr   5.0
Sterling Moore   2.5
Eric Frampton   2.4
Barry Church   2.3
Orlando Scandrick   2.1

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