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Week 3 NFC Starts & Sits

Running down the recommended approach for all 16 NFC teams. Joe Fortenbaugh

Print This September 25, 2011, 04:14 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS at CAROLINA PANTHERS

START: Cam Newton, DeAngelo Williams (flex), Steve Smith (WR3)

SIT: Jonathan Stewart, Brandon LaFell, Legedu Naanee, Greg Olsen, Jeremy Shockey, Panthers D/ST, Olindo Mare

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS at CINCINNATI BENGALS

START: Frank Gore, Vernon Davis

SIT: Alex Smith, Anthony Dixon, Kendall Hunter, Michael Crabtree, Braylon Edwards (injured), Josh Morgan, 49ers D/ST, David Akers

NEW YORK GIANTS at PHILADELPHIA EAGLES

START: Ahmad Bradshaw, Hakeem Nicks (WR3, deeper leagues), Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy, DeSean Jackson, Jeremy Maclin, Alex Henery

SIT: Eli Manning, Brandon Jacobs, Mario Manningham (injured), Victor Cruz, Jake Ballard, Giants D/ST, Lawrence Tynes, Ronnie Brown, Jason Avant, Brent Celek, Eagles D/ST

DETROIT LIONS at MINNESOTA VIKINGS

START: Matthew Stafford, Jahvid Best, Calvin Johnson, Nate Burleson (WR3), Jason Hanson, Lions D/ST (deeper leagues), Adrian Peterson, Percy Harvin, Ryan Longwell (deeper leagues)

SIT: Maurice Morris, Jerome Harrison, Titus Young, Brandon Pettigrew, Tony Scheffler, Donovan McNabb, Toby Gerhart, Bernard Berrian, Michael Jenkins, Visanthe Shiancoe, Kyle Rudolph, Vikings D/ST

HOUSTON TEXANS at NEW ORLEANS SAINTS

START: Drew Brees, Mark Ingram (flex), Darren Sproles (flex, deeper leagues) Robert Meachem (WR2/3), Devery Henderson (WR2/3), Jimmy Graham (deeper leagues), John Karney (deeper leagues)

SIT: Pierre Thomas, Marques Colston (injured), Saints D/ST

BALTIMORE RAVENS at ST. LOUIS RAMS

START: None.

SIT: Sam Bradford, Steven Jackson, Cadillac Williams, Mike Sims-Walker, Brandon Gibson, Danario Alexander, Lance Kendricks, Rams D/ST, Josh Brown

ATLANTA FALCONS at TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS

START: Matt Ryan (deeper leagues), Michael Turner, Roddy White, Julio Jones (WR3), Matt Bryant, LeGarrette Blount (RB2/flex), Mike Williams, Kellen Winslow (deeper leagues)

SIT: Jason Snelling, Harry Douglas, Tony Gonzalez, Falcons D/ST, Josh Freeman, Arrelious Benn, Buccaneers D/ST, Connor Barth

ARIZONA CARDINALS at SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

START: Larry Fitzgerald, Marshawn Lynch (flex, deeper leagues), Sidney Rice (WR3, deeper leagues)

SIT: Kevin Kolb, Beanie Wells, LaRod Stephens-Howling, Andre Roberts, Early Doucet, Todd Heap, Cardinals D/ST, Jay Feely, Tarvaris Jackson, Leon Washington, Mike Williams, Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin, Zach Miller, Seahawks D/ST, Steven Hauschka

GREEN BAY PACKERS at CHICAGO BEARS

START: Aaron Rodgers, Greg Jennings, Jordy Nelson (WR3, deeper leagues), Jermichael Finley, Packers D/ST, Mason Crosby, Jay Cutler (deeper leagues), Matt Forte, Robbie Gould

SIT: James Starks, Ryan Grant, James Jones, Roy Williams, Johnny Knox, Devin Hester, Kellen Davis, Bears D/ST

WASHINGTON REDSKINS at DALLAS COWBOYS (Monday night)

START: Rex Grossman (deeper leagues), Tim Hightower (flex), Santana Moss (WR2/3), Fred Davis, Graham Gano (deeper leagues), Tony Romo (if healthy), Dez Bryant, Jason Witten, David Buehler (deeper leagues)

SIT: Roy Helu, Jabar Gaffney, Chris Cooley, Redskins D/ST, Felix Jones, DeMarco Murray, Tashard Choice, Miles Austin (injured), Jesse Holley, Cowboys D/ST

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