Gardner Minshew, QB, Jacksonville Jaguars
Nick Foles was benched at halftime of Week 13 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Minshew came in to finish 16-for-27 for 147 yards with a touchdown and an interception. “Minshew Mania” is back on in Jacksonville for Week 14, and likely for the rest of the season.
Week 14 isn’t a particularly favorable matchup for whoever is under center for the Jaguars, since the Los Angeles Chargers are a top-10 fantasy defense against quarterbacks. But the Oakland Raiders (Week 15) and the Atlanta Falcons (Week 16) are two of the bottom-five defenses against the position (Yahoo! scoring),
Now that he has been declared the starter, probably for the rest of the season, Minshew will be a viable option in two-quarterback leagues again. In Week 15 and Week 16, he may help win a lot of league titles with that set of matchups.
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