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Week 5 Matchup: Houston at San Francisco

San Francisco

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 17.6ppg and HOU Allows 16.9ppg ( -4%)
Colin Kaepernick   17.5
Blaine Gabbert   6.5
Running Backs
Average 18.9ppg and HOU Allows 20.5ppg (+ 9%)
Frank Gore Pro 11.3
Kendall Hunter   4.0
Bruce Miller IR 2.0
LaMichael James   0.8
Wide Receivers
Average 14.9ppg and HOU Allows 20.3ppg (+ 36%)
Anquan Boldin   10.1
Michael Crabtree Pro 6.9
Kassim Osgood Pro 5.4
Quinton Patton   2.0
Jon Baldwin Out 0.7
David Reed   0.3
Tight Ends
Average 11.7ppg and HOU Allows 8.8ppg ( -25%)
Vernon Davis   10.9
Garrett Celek   1.3
Vance McDonald Pro 1.2
Kickers
Average 8.8ppg and HOU Allows 9.3ppg (+ 6%)
Phil Dawson   8.8
Defensive Linemen
Average 12.3ppg and HOU Allows 19.8ppg (+ 61%)
Justin Smith Pro 4.2
Ray McDonald   3.4
Glenn Dorsey   2.7
Corey Lemonier   2.6
Tony Jerod-Eddie   2.4
Quinton Dial Out 1.0
Ian Williams IR 1.0
Linebackers
Average 30.7ppg and HOU Allows 29.5ppg ( -4%)
Navorro Bowman Pro 11.4
Patrick Willis   7.6
Ahmad Brooks   6.5
Aldon Smith   5.3
Michael Wilhoite   5.1
Dan Skuta Pro 3.7
Nick Moody Out 1.0
Defensive Backs
Average 25.3ppg and HOU Allows 33.5ppg (+ 32%)
Antoine Bethea Pro 7.1
Eric Reid   6.5
Tramaine Brock   5.8
Eric Wright   4.3
Chris Cook Pro 4.3
C.J. Spillman   1.7
Craig Dahl   1.4
Perrish Cox   0.8
Darryl Morris   0.5

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Houston

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 15.2ppg and SF Allows 14.6ppg ( -4%)
Ryan Fitzpatrick   16.6
Case Keenum Out 14.2
T.J. Yates Pro 1.3
Running Backs
Average 16.6ppg and SF Allows 15.9ppg ( -4%)
Jonathan Grimes   10.5
Arian Foster IR 10.0
Andre Brown Pro 9.7
Dennis Johnson Out 2.9
Ray Graham   2.0
Deji Karim IR 1.3
Greg Jones Pro 0.4
Wide Receivers
Average 21.5ppg and SF Allows 20.3ppg ( -5%)
Andre Johnson Pro 10.3
DeAndre Hopkins Pro 5.9
Keshawn Martin   2.8
DeVier Posey Out 1.8
Tight Ends
Average 10.1ppg and SF Allows 7.7ppg ( -24%)
Garrett Graham IR 7.0
Ryan Griffin Pro 3.8
Kickers
Average 7.1ppg and SF Allows 5.5ppg ( -22%)
Randy Bullock   6.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 16.5ppg and SF Allows 17.1ppg (+ 4%)
J.J. Watt   8.5
Jared Crick   1.6
Ricardo Mathews   1.3
Tim Jamison   1.0
Linebackers
Average 22.7ppg and SF Allows 24.4ppg (+ 8%)
Brian Cushing IR 8.6
Whitney Mercilus   3.8
Brooks Reed Pro 3.6
Jeff Tarpinian   3.0
Ricky Sapp   1.3
Justin Tuggle Pro 0.9
Defensive Backs
Average 25.3ppg and SF Allows 23.3ppg ( -8%)
Chris Clemons   5.3
Johnathan Joseph IR 4.8
Kareem Jackson   4.5
Shiloh Keo   4.2
D.J. Swearinger Pro 4.1
Kendrick Lewis   3.7
Eddie Pleasant   2.5
Brandon Harris   2.2

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