NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 8 - Atlanta at Arizona
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Week 8 Matchup: Atlanta at Arizona


Player Injury
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Average 16.1ppg and ATL Allows 20.3ppg (+ 26%)
Carson Palmer Pro 15.2
Running Backs
Average 19.1ppg and ATL Allows 20.6ppg (+ 8%)
Rashard Mendenhall Pro 8.6
Andre Ellington   8.0
Alfonso Smith   2.4
Jonathan Dwyer   1.7
Stepfan Taylor Out 1.7
Robert Hughes   0.6
Wide Receivers
Average 25.7ppg and ATL Allows 24.0ppg ( -7%)
Larry Fitzgerald   9.3
Michael Floyd   8.4
Ted Ginn   5.5
Brittan Golden   2.7
Jaron Brown   2.2
Tight Ends
Average 7.0ppg and ATL Allows 9.0ppg (+ 28%)
Robert Housler Pro 4.1
Jake Ballard   3.9
John Carlson   3.1
Kory Sperry Out 1.6
Average 8.6ppg and ATL Allows 9.3ppg (+ 9%)
Jay Feely   8.1
Defensive Linemen
Average 18.6ppg and ATL Allows 19.1ppg (+ 3%)
Calais Campbell   6.2
Matt Shaughnessy Pro 5.1
Dan Williams   3.5
Darnell Dockett Pro 3.4
Ronald Talley Out 2.0
Frostee Rucker   1.8
Alameda Ta'amu   1.2
Average 27.6ppg and ATL Allows 23.0ppg ( -17%)
Daryl Washington Pro 7.8
John Abraham Pro 5.9
Sam Acho IR 4.0
Lorenzo Alexander IR 4.0
Marcus Benard   3.5
Kenny Demens Que 3.0
Defensive Backs
Average 30.7ppg and ATL Allows 28.8ppg ( -6%)
Tyrann Mathieu IR 6.4
Yeremiah Bell   5.5
Jerraud Powers   5.4
Rashad Johnson Pro 5.1
Patrick Peterson   4.8
Tony Jefferson   4.0
Antonio Cromartie Pro 3.8

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Player Injury
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Average 17.2ppg and ARI Allows 19.7ppg (+ 15%)
Matt Ryan   17.1
Dominique Davis   1.4
Running Backs
Average 19.1ppg and ARI Allows 12.7ppg ( -34%)
Steven Jackson   9.6
Antone Smith   6.9
Jacquizz Rodgers Out 6.1
Josh Vaughan   0.8
Patrick DiMarco   0.5
Wide Receivers
Average 21.3ppg and ARI Allows 20.2ppg ( -5%)
Julio Jones IR 14.1
Harry Douglas   7.4
Roddy White   6.9
Drew Davis   4.2
Darius Johnson Pro 2.7
Tight Ends
Average 9.4ppg and ARI Allows 15.2ppg (+ 62%)
Levine Toilolo   1.8
Average 6.9ppg and ARI Allows 7.4ppg (+ 6%)
Matt Bryant   6.9
Defensive Linemen
Average 19.0ppg and ARI Allows 21.1ppg (+ 11%)
Osi Umenyiora   5.0
Corey Peters IR 3.9
Jonathan Massaquoi   3.5
Tyson Jackson   3.3
Jonathan Babineaux   3.3
Kroy Biermann IR 3.0
Paul Soliai Pro 2.9
Peria Jerry   2.7
Malliciah Goodman   1.8
Cliff Matthews   1.4
Travian Robertson   1.0
Stansly Maponga   0.9
Average 19.2ppg and ARI Allows 22.7ppg (+ 18%)
Paul Worrilow   8.6
Sean Weatherspoon Out 6.3
Joplo Bartu   5.1
Akeem Dent   4.5
Omar Gaither   1.5
Defensive Backs
Average 27.8ppg and ARI Allows 33.8ppg (+ 22%)
William Moore   7.1
Josh Wilson   6.4
Desmond Trufant   6.2
Robert McClain   4.9
Dwight Lowery   4.0
Robert Alford Pro 3.8
Zeke Motta IR 3.5
Dominique Franks   1.0
Javier Arenas   0.7

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