Bears WR Brandon Marshall piles on praise for WR Alshon Jeffery after team-record performance
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Bears WR Brandon Marshall piles on praise for WR Alshon Jeffery after team-record performance

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery @AJJeffery1 broke a team-record Sunday by collecting 218 receiving yards in a single game. Those yards came on 10 receptions and he added a touchdown. In his last two games, Jeffery has 15 receptions for 325 yards and two TDs. Fellow teammate WR Brandon Marshall @BMarshall said after the game that the second-year receiver "could be the best to ever do it."

Fantasy Analysis:

Whoa there, Marshall. Let's not get carried away. Some praise is all well and good, but that's a bit much. If defenses do pay more attention to Jeffery though, that can only benefit Marshall, who likely sees as many double-teams as any receiver in the league. Jeffery is a great fantasy play, rising into potential WR2 territory. His nine targets per game average certainly helps his cause tremendously.

Source:
CSN Chicago

3 Comments | Add Yours

Who knew that Marshall could be so magnanimous. Most of todays elite athletes stick to pimping their own ride. Kudos Brandon. The extra fire-power in Chicago is impressive but what happened to that vaunted D ???

Posted by:
lucassidy2@aol.com 10/07/13 01:13 PM

It's amazing how we'll cutler is playing. Oh wait he finally cares a little bit, it's a contract year. Alshon should be owned in every league. I picked him up in a league last week s before the frenzy for him this week

Posted by:
liquorandpoker 10/07/13 04:34 PM

Jeffery will be a strong low end WR 2 going forward with potential to do better than that. He can shred single coverage.

Posted by:
Street Toughs 10/09/13 12:29 AM

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