Fantasy watch

September 20, 1996

Some tips this week for fantasy football players:

Players to keep

QB Brett Favre, Packers: His TD total (31) in past 10 games is more than 16-game totals produced by 28 of NFL's 30 teams in 1995.

QB Troy Aikman, Cowboys: Has hit 96 of 141 passes for 1,021 yards, six TDs and one INT in his past five games against AFC opponents.

RB Curtis Martin, Patriots: Faces No. 25 defense against the rush in Jaguars.

WR Anthony Miller, Broncos: Has career-best 1,075 yards vs. Chiefs.

QB Neil O'Donnell, Jets: Coming off first back-to-back, 300-yard passing games in seven-year career.

Players to sit down

QB Kerry Collins, Panthers: Has knee injury and plays against NFL's top pass defense (122.0) in 49ers.

RB Terry Allen, Redskins: Could falter against Rams, third-best rush defense (83.5) in NFC.

Pub Date: 9/20/96

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