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Do I start Laurent Robinson, or Ryan Mathews?

Discussion in 'Fantasy Sports Zone' started by NextGenBoys, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. NextGenBoys

    NextGenBoys Well-Known Member

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    Thoughts/opinions?

    I feel Robinson is a good start, as he has good chemistry with Romo and will be starting with Austin out again.

    But Ryan Mathews is capable of putting up anywhere from 15-30 per game with his running ability, and as a threat out of the backfield. It just all depends on how many touches Tolbert will steal from him.

    Who should I go with in my flex position, Mathews or Robinson?
  2. Hostile

    Hostile Tacos are a good investment Zone Supporter

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    I started Robinson last week in 2 leagues. I don't regret it at all.

    Chargers are floundering. We're rising. I say go with the hot hand.
  3. NextGenBoys

    NextGenBoys Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the input. To add to the point on starting Robinson, the Chargers play the Bears who have a very stout defense. Although with their cover 2 scheme, there could be a lot of checkdowns to Mathews.

    Then again, they might be checkdowns if Tolbert steals his touches. It's such a toss up.

    If I start Robinson, I would be starting all three of Romo, Dez, and Robinson. Washington's defense isn't anything special by any means, but they've only allowed 8 passing TD's all year.

    Hmm, decisions, decisions.
  4. Doomsday

    Doomsday Rising Star

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    Same here, Robinson is doing what I thought Miles would when I drafted him.
  5. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    We are going to light up the Redskins. Start Robinson.
  6. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Are any of you in the ZONERS ANONYMOUS league on ESPN?

    Someone beat my team (Walk-the-Plank) by 1 pt last week. Ouch.
    At least I can't blame in on D Murray; he's been great.
  7. GoldenFlash

    GoldenFlash New Member

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    I would roll with Mathews. I look for him to have a pretty good week against the Bears D.

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