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Early boom or bust projections for Week 16: Plenty of injuries to monitor this week

There are several potentially lineup-breaking injuries to worry about this week, championship week for most leagues.

I hope your team is safe, but based on some of the names on the injury report you probably have a player or two your not so sure about.

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Offense vs. defense averages for Week 16: Big Las Vegas factor this week

Since before mid-season we’ve been using Las Vegas betting odds to adjust our projections and it has led to quite a few revelations.

Of course, in a game like this, variance is always going to rear its ugly head. But for the most part, using Las Vegas to pinpoint the best and worst of the week has been a good decision.

This week we have four teams expected to be at least 10 percent better than average and seven expected to be at least 10 percent below averages and there are extremes on both sides of spectrum.

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Running back receiving matchups for Week 15: Sleepers and busts

We should have high confidence in these matchups.

We’re only talking about matchups that meet good/bad matchup criteria for the whole season, the last five weeks and the last three weeks. If a matchup doesn’t fit in all three categories, then it has to have a significant number in the last-five-weeks and last-three-weeks.

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Tight end matchups for Week 15: Sleepers and busts

We should have high confidence in these matchups.

We’re only talking about matchups that meet good/bad matchup criteria for the whole season, the last five weeks and the last three weeks. If a matchup doesn’t fit in all three categories, then it has to have a significant number in the last-five-weeks and last-three-weeks.

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Wide receiver 3/4 matchups for Week 15: Sleepers and busts

We should have high confidence in these matchups.

We’re only talking about matchups that meet good/bad matchup criteria for the whole season, the last five weeks and the last three weeks. If a matchup doesn’t fit in all three categories, then it has to have a significant number in the last-five-weeks and last-three-weeks.

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Wide receiver 2 matchups for Week 15: Sleepers and busts

We should have high confidence in these matchups.

We’re only talking about matchups that meet good/bad matchup criteria for the whole season, the last five weeks and the last three weeks. If a matchup doesn’t fit in all three categories, then it has to have a significant number in the last-five-weeks and last-three-weeks.

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