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Championship Game: Keenum/Rivers and McKinnon/Bengals RB... WHIR

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I'm in the championship for my league, 10 teams, standard (non-PPR) scoring.

 

QB: Case Keenum (@GB) or Philip Rivers (@NYJ)?

Flex: Jerick McKinnon (@GB) or Bengals RB (Mixon or Bernard, DET)?

 

QB: Right now I'm leaning Keenum since he's been super consistent. You'd think the Packers have nothing to play for since they're eliminated from the playoffs but it's a division rival and they always play the Vikings tough so IDK. Chargers are still in the hunt for a playoff spot and Rivers has been solid, sans last week.

 

Flex: Leaning McKinnon but Mixon, if he plays, has likely more volume and has a great matchup and good chance to score. McKinnon torched the Packers earlier this year but that was at home, indoors. Should be cold and possibly snowy in GB on Saturday so gameflow could favor Latavius Murray. Bengals look like they're ready for the offseason so they could get blown out again by the Lions, who are still in the hunt for the playoffs.

 

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I have the Keenum/Rivers dilemma in a league and I went Rivers. Jets pass D has been shredded at home by KC and CAR recently.

 

Id go Mixon. Flow will likely favor Latavius like you said, and Mixon his game script proof because he can catch passes too.

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Thanks for mine!

 

QB - I would go with Rivers, but only if Keenan is playing. The weather in GB scares me for the passing game. If Keenan is out, go with Keenum (lol).

 

Flex - Mixon if he plays, but if not go with Mckinnon.

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I like Rivers, divisional matchups always worry me. They can go either way. Plus it’s against the Jets. I’d go with Mixon, but McKinnon isn’t far behind. Thanks for mine. 

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I'd roll with Rivers and McKinnon. GB gives up a ton to the RB in the passing game and they are without multiple starters on offense. The only thing that scares me is Minnesota getting up early and using Murray to run the ball down GB's throat for most of the game. 

 

Toss-up between Mixon & McKinnon for me, but McKinnon for sure if Mixon sits.

 

Here's some numbers to show you how bad GB really is against pass-catching RBsf5f7e262a4c2f662e21a6c0fefa3b75f.png

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I would go with Rivers and McKinnon. Good luck! 

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Rivers. Better matchup and game script in GB could be run heavy. I like Mckinnon over the Bengals RBs.

 

Thanks for the help with mine.

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2 hours ago, afl5013 said:

Thanks for mine!

 

QB - I would go with Rivers, but only if Keenan is playing. The weather in GB scares me for the passing game. If Keenan is out, go with Keenum (lol).

 

Flex - Mixon if he plays, but if not go with Mckinnon.

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I would go with Rivers, he's been hot and I think he and his team are hungrier than the Vikings.

 

I would go with Mixon, the matchup is nice and the volume should be there.

 

 

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Such varied opinions aren't helping you!

 

For me Mixon is obvious choice.  QB harder... I'm leaning towards Keenum unless the weather is just awful.  Just being cold doesn't ruin passing games, just ask Rodgers and Brady.  But high winds and rain would.

 

 Thanks for mine.

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