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Daily Fantasy Sports Football Advice for Tight Ends and DST in NFL Week 5

You have seen picks for all the positions except for Tight Ends and Defense/Special Teams. Finding a defense will not be as difficult as you may think. There is only hand full of Tight Ends that should grab your attention in NFL Week 5 to select them for your Daily Fantasy Sports Football roster. The only question is what tight end and defense will help you the most in your quest to win a $1,000,000 on DraftKings.com.

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Why the Pittsburgh Steelers Should Defeat the Baltimore Ravens in NFL Week 2

The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens have the Early Bird Game in the NFL Week 2. Yes, it is Thursday night and the Ravens will look to win their first game of the season after losing in Week 1 to the Cincinnati Bengals 23-16. Steelers’ will try to spoil the Ravens first game in front of the home crowd. Ben Roethlisberger was solid in the Steelers’ win over Cleveland in NFL Week 1 with 365 passing yards, 1 touchdown, and he completed 67.6 percent of his passes. He only threw 1 pick in their narrow 30-27 victory. The Baltimore-Pittsburgh is an AFC North rivalry game; therefore, you should expect some hard hits from both defenses.

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Coach Speak: ‘D’ the key for 49ers

Watch the video, I do agree that Justin Smith must create double teams to free up the young but great pass rusher Aldon Smith. Justin is not 100 percent but it is the Super Bowl and he will leave all on the field. Secondary will have to contend with the speedster and deep threat Torrey Smith. When you consider Baltimore Ravens’ Joe Flacco throws one of the best deep balls in the NFL, it could mean a long day for the secondary. Smith will stretch the defense, but expect a lot of intermediate routes to throw the 49ers defense off.

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On Super Bowl Sunday: Will the Safeties be a Factor

James Ihedigbo plays strong safety for the Baltimore Ravens, but it is the great Ed Reed who will keep the 49ers offense on their toes. He is one of the best in the league at intercepting the ball. San Francisco will have to be aware of where he is at all times. Reed is known to bait quarterbacks into the wrong reads and make bad throws that leads to interceptions.

It will be interesting see if he can use his veteran guile to force the 49ers’ quarterback Colin Kaepernick to make bad throws. Ed Reed has been known to bring the pain with few hits so it is another reason the wide receiving corps may just miss few balls. The other question will be how will Reed and the rest of the secondary handle play-action off the read zone plays.

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The Winner of the AFC Championship Game is

New England Patriots or the Baltimore Raven, what team can represent the AFC on Super Bowl Sunday. Tom Brady will come in ready to pick the Ravens’ secondary. However, you will expect Baltimore to control the clock with their running game. Therefore, you should expect Ray Rice to have big running game.

Joe Flacco must have great game in order for the Ravens to defeat New England. It will be an exciting game to watch. You can learn more of what everyone else is thinking regarding the game by watching the video below.

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Packers and Steelers Are Winners in the NFL Playoffs

Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers were winners in Saturday’s games. Both are one win away from playing in the Super Bowl. The games were exciting to say the least.

Green Bay Packers are playing great football, and it is because of the fantastic play of Aaron Rodgers. Many thought Matt Ryan, and the Atlanta Falcons were virtually unbeatable at home, but the Packers not only defeated the Falcons they embarrassed them. The final score was 48-21. Rodgers numbers were quite impressive. He passed for 366 yards and 3 touchdowns; however, it was his accuracy that was amazing. Rodgers connected on 86 percent of the 36 passes he attempted. Packers had at least five wide receivers that had 70 or more receiving yards. The Packers stopped the Falcons’ run game, and forced Ryan to throw two turnovers. With the win, the Packers will face the winner of the Chicago Bears and the Seattle Seahawks.

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NFL Week 13 Predictions: AFC Showdown

NFL Week 13 has few great games for the fans to watch. The two biggest games for this week are the Pittsburgh Steelers versus the Baltimore Ravens and the New England Patriots versus the New York Jets. Out of the four teams, there could be future AFC Champion. AFC is very dominant this year. These two games will give the winners some much needed breathing room in the conference and have implications towards home field advantage during the playoffs.

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