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Week 17 Matchup: Tampa Bay at Atlanta

Atlanta

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 20.2ppg and TB Allows 20.6ppg (+ 2%)
Matt Ryan   20.2
Running Backs
Average 17.7ppg and TB Allows 16.9ppg ( -4%)
Steven Jackson   10.0
Jacquizz Rodgers Out 5.5
Wide Receivers
Average 26.0ppg and TB Allows 27.4ppg (+ 6%)
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 TB Allows 8.9ppg ( -5%)
Chase Coffman   1.1
Kickers
Average 8.9ppg and TB Allows 6.4ppg ( -29%)
Matt Bryant   8.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 17.6ppg and TB Allows 15.3ppg ( -13%)
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 TB Allows 21.5ppg (+ 29%)
Sean Weatherspoon Out 8.0
Akeem Dent   3.7
Omar Gaither   2.5
Defensive Backs
Average 31.9ppg and TB Allows 26.8ppg ( -16%)
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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Tampa Bay

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 16.8ppg and ATL Allows 15.1ppg ( -10%)
Running Backs
Average 20.1ppg and ATL Allows 19.9ppg ( -1%)
Doug Martin IR 16.5
Brian Leonard   1.6
Wide Receivers
Average 25.3ppg and ATL Allows 18.8ppg ( -26%)
Vincent Jackson   11.7
Louis Murphy   2.7
Lavelle Hawkins Out 0.9
Chris Owusu   0.8
Tight Ends
Average 6.1ppg and ATL Allows 8.0ppg (+ 31%)
Brandon Myers   6.5
Tom Crabtree IR 4.8
Nate Byham IR 2.6
Luke Stocker IR 1.9
Steve Maneri   1.1
Kyle Adams   0.5
Kickers
Average 8.2ppg and ATL Allows 6.9ppg ( -15%)
Connor Barth Out 8.2
Rian Lindell   6.4
Defensive Linemen
Average 14.8ppg and ATL Allows 14.1ppg ( -5%)
Michael Johnson   6.3
Gerald McCoy   3.5
Da'Quan Bowers IR 3.4
Daniel Te'o-Nesheim   3.4
Lazarius Levingston   2.0
Gary Gibson   1.9
Clinton McDonald   1.8
Corvey Irvin   1.1
Adrian Clayborn   0.8
Linebackers
Average 19.2ppg and ATL Allows 22.5ppg (+ 17%)
Lavonte David Pro 8.8
Mason Foster   6.7
Jonathan Casillas IR 3.1
Jacob Cutrera   2.0
Defensive Backs
Average 33.7ppg and ATL Allows 27.8ppg ( -18%)
Major Wright   6.2
Leonard Johnson   6.0
Mark Barron Out 6.0
Alterraun Verner   6.0
Dashon Goldson   5.8
D.J. Moore   3.8
Anthony Gaitor IR 2.9
Michael Adams IR 2.4
Keith Tandy   1.8
Mike Jenkins Out 1.4

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