Fantasy watch

December 06, 1996

Some tips this week for fantasy football players:

Players to keep

QB Vinny Testaverde, Ravens: Top-rated passer in AFC faces third-worst pass defense in NFL.

QB Scott Mitchell, Lions: Threw for 410 yards and four touchdowns against Vikings last year at the Silverdome.

RB Emmitt Smith, Cowboys: Cardinals give up 121.2 rushing yards per game.

QB Drew Bledsoe, Patriots: Jets have given up 30 or more points in last four games.

Players to sit down

RB Terry Allen, Redskins: Buccaneers have limited opponents to 17 or fewer points in seven of past eight games.

QB Steve Young, 49ers: Panthers have allowed just one touchdown and 19 points in last 15 quarters.

RB Rodney Hampton, Giants: Dolphins hold opponents to 97.8 rushing yards per game.

Pub Date: 12/06/96

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