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For you fantasy football lovers, we will be bringing you the latest analysis each week courtesy of our friends over at Rotoworld.

The Giants have been moving the ball fluidly the past two weeks and after Thursday's game they'll be a rush to obtain some of the Giants' offensive players who may not be on a roster in some leagues.?

QB Eli Manning completed 28-of-39 passes for 300 yards, four touchdowns and an interception in New York's 45-14, Week 4 win over the Redskins, adding a one-yard rushing touchdown. Manning's "interception" was a pass that got ripped out of Rueben Randle's hands in the end zone. Eli has shouldered the blame for no shortage of picks in his career, but this wasn't one of them. Since getting walloped by the Lions in Week 1, Manning has looked reborn in new OC Ben McAdoo's quick-hitting system, posting an 8:3 TD:INT ratio while averaging 270 yards. The G-Men aren't just paying lip service to going uptempo, and it's dramatically improved Manning's game. An offensive line that's actually blocking hasn't hurt, either. Manning should keep rolling in Week 5, when the G-Men host the defense-less Falcons.

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We weren't able to run this column the first two weeks of the season because the Giants offense was, well . . .you know. Here's the Giants fantasy roundup after their 30-17 win over the Houston Texans Sunday courtesy of our friends at Rotoworld...

RB Rashad Jennings rushed for 176 yards and one touchdown on 34 carries.?It was a career day for Jennings, who set a career-high in rushing yards, 68 yards more than his previous mark. He has 381 yards and two scores through three games as the Giants' clear-cut every-down workhorse. Jennings plays in every situation and gets the goal-line looks, as he pounded his score in from 1 yard out in this one.

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The 24-17 win over Washington was not a banner one fantasy-wise for the Giants. They had just 16 first downs and 286 net yards on offense (206 passing, 80 rushing). They were, however, opportunistic and won the ballgame by tightening the screws on defense during the final three quarters.

Player snapshots courtesy of Rotoworld:

Eli Manning completed 22-of-28 passes for 235 yards, one touchdown, and an interception in Sunday night's Week 13 win over the Redskins.Manning started off slow, but was able to find success in the short passing game and had only one turnover. He hit Brandon Myers on a 22-yard pass to tie the game at the end of the first half and led the Giants to a comeback win with 10 unanswered points in the fourth quarter. Through 12 games, Manning has 2,995 yards, 15 touchdowns, and is behind only Geno Smith with 18 interceptions. He'll be just a QB2 option in Week 14 against the Chargers.

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The Giants lost their game to Dallas, 24-21, and although their tactile performance wasn't what we'd hoped, they did have some decent fantasy numbers. Below is the Giants' fantasy roundup for Week 12 courtesy of Rotoworld:

Coach Tom Coughlin said Hakeem Nicks (abdominal) didn't play in Sunday's loss to the Cowboys because he didn't practice in full this week.Nicks was a limited participant in practice on Thursday and Friday after getting his abdominal strain checked out Wednesday. Of course, players that are limited in practice play on Sundays all the time -- even for Coughlin. It has raised some eyebrows in New York as there appears to be more than meets the eye here. Nicks declined to say anything as he walked out of the locker room Sunday with sunglasses on and hood up. Rueben Randle had three catches for 64 yards while making his first start of the season.

Peyton Hillis was a healthy scratch for the second straight game in Week 12 against Dallas.Hillis has fallen to fourth on the running back depth chart, as Brandon Jacobs is starter Andre Brown's primary complementary back, and Michael Cox is now active to return kickoffs. Hillis can be dropped in 14-team leagues.

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Finally, Giants' writers get to pen a winning epilogue for once. ?A win is a win, no matter how ugly. The Giants playing with an entirely new backfield and QB Eli Manning felt pressure several times and threw the ball carelessly. He was not as accurate as one would expect against the young Vikings' secondary and he lucked out a few times after throwing the ball up for grabs.

Conversely, his receivers dropped several passes on him. The fantasy stats were stale as a result, Here's a quick rundown from our friends at Rotoworld from a Giants' standpoint.....

TE Brandon Myers caught two passes for 15 yards in Week 7 versus Minnesota.Myers was targeted just three times. Both of his receptions were good for third-down conversions. Myers has been a complete non-factor since catching 13 passes combined in Weeks 1 and 2. He has just seven catches since and is a low-end TE2.

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We know the Giants haven't been lighting it up fantasy-wise this year, but things might be about to change. The Eagles' defense has been giving up points and yards in droves. Will the Giants be able to take advantage...?

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Per UConn:

HARTFORD, Conn. (September 12, 2012) ? WTIC New Talk 1080 and the UConn-IMG Sports Network announced on Wednesday a new multi-year agreement to broadcast University of Connecticut football, men?s basketball, and women?s basketball games. These rights also include all pre-game and post-game programming.

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Scott Gramling joins The WheelHouse to provide advice about who to start or sit in NFL fantasy football leagues this week.

http://web.sny.tv/media/video.jsp?content_id=24556497&topic_id=6479520&tcid=vpp_copy_24556497&v=3

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With a noon start on Saturday, we'll do keys to the N.C. State game. Before I get to them, let me pump up my story in today's JI about the special teams, which was special in the opener against UMass.

STORRS ? University of Connecticut running backs coach and special teams coordinator Clayton White is always searching for players.

The moment a recruit signs on the dotted line to play for the Huskies, they get on White?s special teams list. The moment the season is over and the players graduate or leave, they go off his list.

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UConn wide receiver Nick Williams runs a pass route in the Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma on Jan. 1 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Rick Scuteri/AP Images)

BY JOHN SILVER

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A short teleconference today with Paul Pasqualoni and that's a good thing for UConn because that means they are relatively healthy.

DE Teddy Jennings and DT Shamar Stephen are out for the game and in their stead will be Elijah Norris and possibly Kenton Adyemi. The third defensive end is junior Tim Willman, who earned a position on the two-deep the old fashioned way by flat out winning the job. Willman can swing from defensive end to tackle, and Pasqualoni likes his dependability.

"?Timmy, since I've been here has making steady progress and a pretty consistent guy," Pasqualoni said. "He's dependable and reliable and working hard fundamentally and getting better each day and each week from a technique and fundamental standpoint. He's a solid backup for us right."

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Eli Manning

He sure threw up a dud last week for his fantasy owners, but if you were able to survive, consider that just a blip and not a sign of things to come. Manning had a long touchdown pass slip through Hakeem Nicks' hands, and another called back on holding, while one of his interceptions should be credited to Mario Manningham. Yes, the Jets' secondary is strong, but so is Manning. Roll with him if you've got him.

Matchup: 7.5/10

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Eli Manning

On pace to pass for over 5,000 yards, you're starting Manning every week. And if there is a reason to bench Eli Manning, it's not the Redskins' defense.

Matchup: 8/10

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Eli Manning

After a couple of down games, Manning has had back-to-back stellar fantasy outings. The Cowboys are actually pretty solid against QBs in terms of fantasy points allowed, but Manning is going to throw it a lot, and should put up some nice numbers once again. I expect a high scoring affair.

Matchup: 8/10

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Eli Manning

The last time he faced the Eagles, he dropped 254 yards and four touchdowns. It's tough to expect Manning to reach those numbers again, but the Eagles are without Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, so he should be able to put up some solid numbers once again.

Matchup: 8/10

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Eli Manning

It's hard to bench someone playing as well as Manning is right now. The 49ers are middle-of-the-road in terms of fantasy points allowed to QBs. Although some are predicting a low-scoring game, it looks like Hakeem Nicks will play, bumping this matchup up a bit.

Matchup: 8/10

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Eli Manning

The matchup is juicy, with the Patriots giving up more yards per game through the air than any other team. The only thing that could hold Eli back this week is the fact that his top receiver and top running back will likely sit out. Mario Manningham and Victor Cruz are good enough receivers to gash New England's pitiful secondary, but the comfort level certainly drops when guys like Ramses Barden and Travis Beckum are seeing the field instead of Hakeem Nicks.

Matchup: 8.5

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Eli Manning

The Dolphins give up the most points to quarterbacks of any fantasy defense. Manning is having his best season yet. Not much more to say about this one.

Matchup: 9/10

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Eli Manning:

Outside of a couple of ill-advised throws (one of which went for a Victor Cruz touchdown) Manning was fantastic last week, despite a porous offensive line and a lack of a running game. ?And unlike in real life, three touchdowns and three interceptions still makes for a very good fantasy day.

The Bills have forced a lot of interceptions, but are also the 25th worst fantasy defense against quarterbacks.? I expect another strong fantasy day from Manning.

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Eli Manning:

He?s hot right now, with six touchowns and no interceptions in his last two games.? The Seahawks only have five sacks and two interceptions, so Eli won?t face a lot of pressure, and even though they?ve only allowed three passing touchdowns, opposing quarterbacks are completing almost 70% of their passes.

In 12-team leagues, there?s a good chance you drafted him as your backup, but unless you have Rodgers, Brady or Brees, or a handful of other elite options, you should be rolling with Eli.

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QBs 1-12,?QBs 13-24, RBs 1-12

These rankings are for standard, 12 team non-PPR leagues.

13. Cedric Benson- He finally broke out last year after being given a third(?) chance by the Bengals.? It?s a good situation, as they have shifted towards a rushing mentality.? Unfortunately, he contributes nothing in the passing game]

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Anyone who has ever played fantasy football or watched "The League" knows that running backs are the most important position in the game. ?Unfortunately, aside from a small handful, most RBs this year have big question marks. ?That's why it is more important than ever to get these picks right.

QBs 1-12, QBs 13-24

These rankings are for standard, 12-team non-PPR leagues.

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This is the second half of my QB rankings. QBs 1-12 can be found here.

13. Matt Ryan- With Tony Gonzalez finally starting to show his age, I?m not sure Ryan will take the step forward some might expect of him.? He?ll be better though, and he has a bright future.? You could do worse.

14. Donovan McNabb- His receiving core is a definite step back from Philly?s explosive core.? He won?t be phased by the abundance of young receivers, but his days of being a #1 fantasy QB could be over.

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From Matthew Berry of ESPN....some surprises here...not to us, though.....
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Why should you trust me?

You shouldn't take fantasy football advice from just anyone, especially a total stranger on the internet.? You wouldn?t take stock tips from some homeless person who sleeps on the train, would you? ?So why should you trust me, also a homeless person who sleeps on the train, with fantasy football advice?

I?ll tell you why:

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