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NFL Week 2 Preparation and a Mike Gillislee Debate

New England Patriots RB Mike Gillislee sparks an instant debate on The Fantasy Authority Podcast episode 102, NFL Week 2 Preparation.
The Fantasy Authority Podcast
The Fantasy Authority Podcast
NFL Week 2 Preparation and a Mike Gillislee Debate

The Fantasy Authority Fantasy Football Podcast Ep. 102, September 14, 2017.

With week 1 in the books, we’re getting ready for another week of NFL action with our week 2 preparation. Kevin Steele (@fantasywrath13), Ben Cummins (@BenCumminsFF), Ryan Williams (@RyanAlexander_W) and Anthony Pinzone (@the1andonlypz) are bringing the fire this week with fantasy trains to jump on, trains to jump off, streaming options to get you through week 2 and a red hot round of fair or foul.

Injury Roundup

  • David Johnson out 2-3 months
  • Danny Woodhead out “at least 4 weeks”
  • Allen Robinson done for the year w/ a torn ACL
  • CJ Fiedorowicz out for the year

Jumping ON the Bandwagon | Week 2 Preparation

  • Mike Gillislee – RB – New England Patriots
  • Javorius Allen – RB – Baltimore Ravens
  • Tarik Cohen – RB – Chicago Bears
  • Kerwynn Williams – RB – Arizona Cardinals
  • Cooper Kupp – WR – Los Angeles Rams
  • John Brown – WR – Arizona Cardinals
  • Kenny Golladay – WR – Detroit Lions
  • Coby Fleener – TE – New Orleans Saints
  • Austin Hooper – TE – Atlanta Falcons
  • Charles Clay – TE – Buffalo Bills

Jumping OFF the Bandwagon | Week 2 Preparation

  • Sammy Watkins – WR – Los Angeles Rams
  • Hunter Henry – TE – Los Angeles Chargers
  • Indianapolis Colts WR TY Hilton, RB Frank Gore, WR Donte Moncrief, TE Jack Doyle
  • Kenny Britt – WR – Cleveland Browns
  • Rishard Matthews – WR – Tennessee Titans
  • Bilal Powell – RB – New York Jets

Streaming Options | Week 2 Preparation

  • Quarterbacks
    • Philip Rivers – Los Angeles Chargers
    • Jared Goff – Los Angeles Rams
    • Alex Smith – Kansas City Chiefs
    • Carson Palmer – Arizona Cardinals
  • Tight Ends
    • Martellus Bennett – Green Bay Packers
    • Coby Fleeners – New Orleans Saints
    • Austin Hooper – Atlanta Falcons
    • Charles Clay – Buffalo Bills
    • Jared Cook – Oakland Raiders
  • Kickers
    • Blair Walsh – Seattle Seahawks
    • Graham Gano – Carolina Panthers
    • Giorgio Tavecchio – Oakland Raiders
    • Younghoe Koo – Los Angeles Chargers
  • Defense
    • Arizona Cardinals (96% Owned Yahoo)
    • Tampa Bay Buccaneers (18% Owned Yahoo)
    • Los Angeles Chargers (9% Owned Yahoo)
    • Baltimore Ravens (82% Owned Yahoo)
    • Oakland Raiders (61% Owned Yahoo)
    • Jacksonville Jaguars (46% Owned Yahoo)
    • Cincinnati Bengals (28% Owned Yahoo)

Fair or Foul | Week 2 Preparation

  • Andy Dalton isn’t worth owning
  • Tarik Cohen is the running back to own in Chicago.
  • Todd Gurley is back as a top running back in fantasy.
  • There’s no fantasy wide receiver worth owning on the Jets.
  • I have to trade Odell Beckham Jr. because the Giants offense is terrible.
  • David Johnson is droppable in leagues with a short bench.
  • Josh Gordon completes rehab next week. He can then apply for reinstatement. Is he worth a flier?

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