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Advice: Who to start at WR - Miles vs Hakeem

Discussion in 'Fantasy Sports Zone' started by OldButDeadly, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. OldButDeadly

    OldButDeadly Bill's Waterboy

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    I have a a final roster spot at WR...and have both Miles Austin and Hakeem Nicks...

    Who do you start...my gut said Miles at first since the Cowboys held CRUZ and NICKS pretty much in check last year...but I am waivering...

  2. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Tough call but the Giants don't have a lot of pieces to defend the pass and the pieces they do have will probably be focused on Dez.

    Also, as we all know, Jason Garrett's offense lets the defense dictate a lot of what we do.

    If they load up on Dez, which is highly likely, Miles and Witten could have a big day.

    Plus Miles is a slot guy.

    If it's PPR I think i'd go Miles easy but standard league it would be a tough call because I think Nicks is more likely to get a touchdown.

    Miles usually crushes the Giants too.
    Last edited: Sep 5, 2013
  3. CowboyFan74

    CowboyFan74 Cowboys Analyst

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    Austin is back and very healthy, I'm starting him....
  4. Dodger

    Dodger Indomitable

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    I would start Austin, no question. Nicks is coming back from a groin injury and may not be 100% whereas Austin is healthy and will be working the slot, and he is one of the best slot receivers in the NFL. Plus, if the Giants are going to double anyone, it's going to be Dez and Witten. I think Miles is going to have a great game.
  5. TheCowboy

    TheCowboy The Teen

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    Austin. Hakeem sucks
  6. 1LoyalCowboyFan

    1LoyalCowboyFan Active Member

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    Austin..that secondary is suspect till proven capable.
  7. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    I'd start Nicks...if this weren't a Cowboys board and you weren't a Cowboys fan. But it is, so I don't see how this is really a question. :)
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  8. Dodger

    Dodger Indomitable

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    Are you implying that we're suggesting Austin because we're Cowboys fans?
  9. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    Im guessing it ended up being a push in a PPR league and Nicks probably was better in a standard right?
  10. Dodger

    Dodger Indomitable

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    Pretty much.

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