Jeremy Maclin: Fantasy Owners Shouldn’t Give Up on Eagles’ WR Yet

October 3, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin is off to a terrible start to the season, but he still has nice fantasy value and is a viable option in almost all formats. 
His last two times on the field, Week 2 vs. the Ravens and Week 4 vs. the Giants, Maclin has a combined total of two catches for 30 yards and a touchdown. 
The TD is nice and all, but fantasy owners surely expected more out of this explosive playmaker. However, there is more to the story. 
Maclin missed Week 3 while dealing with a hip injury, that—CBSSports.com's Kevin Noonan points out—has been bothering him and should have kept him out of the Ravens' game. 
That goes a long way towards explaining his one-catch outing against Baltimore.
In Week 4, Maclin was trying to get back up to game speed and into the flow of the offense, and he was doing so while largely matched up against a corner on the rise in Prince Amukamara. 
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