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Fantasy Football: Week 12 starts, sits 11.25.12 at 8:13 am ET
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Welcome to the Week 12 starts and sits. With so many games having already been played, I’€™m offering fewer players here than usual. If I fail to cover the player or players that you want feedback on, please feel free to stop by our chat Sunday morning at 11 a.m. We also offer full Week 12 positional rankings at Rotobahn.com.

QUARTERBACKS

STARTS

Colin Kaepernick, 49ers at Saints

If you need a quarterback and Kaepernick’€™s available, I love the move. You might need to be ready to make a switch, and there are limited options due to the late start. That being said, I think he’€™ll start over Alex Smith. Harbaugh wants to win, and San Francisco has more Super Bowl potential with Kaepernick at the helm. If he starts, I expect good fantasy numbers.

Chad Henne, Jaguars vs. Titans

He’€™s locked in with no competition, and this is a very good matchup. Henne’€™s also shown a solid rapport with all of his receivers. If you need a quarterback for Week 12, Henne will work in any format.

SITS
Joe Flacco, Ravens at Chargers

He’€™s just not trustworthy on the road and I’€™d much rather go with Henne, just to give you a baseline for comparison. Flacco has upside, and he can always have a good day, but you are pressing your luck when you play him on the road against decent competition.

RUNNING BACKS

STARTS

Ronnie Hillman, Broncos at Chiefs

With Willis McGahee out for the year, Hillman should end up being the most valuable back in Denver for fantasy purposes. He is viable in any league and is a legit RB2 option in 12-team leagues.

Fred Jackson, Bills at Colts

With C.J. Spiller now starting, the first instinct might be to sit Jackson, but we’€™d play him this week in 12-team leagues. The matchup is good and they will still get Jackson the ball enough to be viable, and he is likely to get goal-line touches as he always has. He’€™s viable this week.

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