Fantasy Football Week 13 Sit Em, Start Em: Don’t Forget Matt Schaub

December 2, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

QB Start: Matt Schaub, Houston Texans

After failure to live up to the pre-season hype, Schaub has been forgotten in many fantasy circles. This could prove costly.

In his last three starts, he's completed 66 percent of his passes, thrown five touchdowns against zero interceptions, averaged just shy of 250-yards and compiled a 104.8 QB rating.

He was unable to connect on big plays against the "keep everything in front of you" Titans last week, but hit four 20+ pass plays at the Jets in week 11 and three at Jacksonville in week 12.

The emergence of TE Joel Dreessen has softened the blow of an underachieving group of secondary receivers.

Philadelphia's pass defense has allowed nine scores and forced eight picks since their week-nine bye. One way or the other, a meaningful play is being made.

Houston's offensive line has done a better job protecting Schaub in recent weeks (3 sacks in last three games), but will be in for a stern test against th...

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