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Consensus Week 5 Start/Sit & other links

Greetings and welcome to the Friday evening edition of the consensus start/sit. Before we jump in though, a few links for you to add a little something to your early weekend festivities.

Now to the consensus start/sit. As always I'd like to remind you that these are not my personal start/sit recommendations but a look at which players got the most start or sit votes from all these expert links that I offer up during the week. Players are listed in no particular order and without further ado...

Start: Tony Romo, Joe Flacco, Ben Roethlisberger
Sit: Tom Brady (has never been on this consensus sit list before...), Eli Manning, Carson Palmer

Start: Marshawn Lynch, Tim Hightower, Ahmad Bradshaw, Jerome Harrison, Rashard Mendenhall, Knowshon Moreno, Brandon Jacobs, Glen Coffee
Sit: Cedric Benson, Joseph Addai, Thomas Jones, Kevin Smith, Steven Jackson

Start: Pierre Garcon, Mike Sims-Walker, DeSean Jackson, Derrick Mason, Nate Burleson
Sit: Antonio Bryant, Braylon Edwards, Santana Moss, Ted Ginn Jr.

Start: Vernon Davis, Dustin Keller, Brent Celek

Sit: Kellen Winslow, Zach Miller, Ben Watson

Start: Jeff Reed, David Akers, Adam Vinatieri, Nick Folk

Sit: Jason Hanson

Start: Cowboys, Bils

Sit: Seahawks, Titans, Broncos


scotteb said…
My QBs are Eli Manning and Carson Palmer. I am toast this week!
Mike said…
Burleson and Berrian and avaialbe on the wire and I'm considering dropping Walter and Devery Henderson to get em. I'm a bit hesitant to drop Henderson b/c he's part of the NO offense though. My other receivers are Boldin, R. Moss, Garcon, and Roy Williams.
Unknown said…
I have Bradshaw and Harrison who should I play? but only one flex position to play them in.
Anonymous said…
D. Brown or J. Jones for my flex? I've had this debate for the last 2 weeks, and have been wrong everytime.
Unknown said…
We have some late starts and sits here and as every Sunday will be live blogging and embedding live streaming games today.
Anonymous said…
I have to say that the consensus starting of DeSean Jackson, Mike Sims-Walker and Jerome Harrison, as well as the sitting of Kellen Winslow.....absolutely destroyed my team this week. And yes, I have all those people....even sat Tashard Choice for Harrison. Brutal. BRUTAL!!!!

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