Thinking Inside the Box: Week 15

Thinking Inside the Box: Week 15

By John Paulsen (Senior Editor), last update Dec 15, 2014

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John was named the Most Accurate Fantasy Football Expert by FantasyPros for the 2010 and 2014 seasons, finished as runner-up in 2011 and 4th in both 2012 and 2015 for a total of five Top 5 seasons in the last six years. Cumulatively, John was the most accurate expert from 2010-15 while also winning the 2011 Fantasy Sports Trade Association award for the most accurate draft rankings. 

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Every Monday, Senior Editor John Paulsen takes to Twitter (@4for4_John) for Thinking Inside the Box, where he tweets different stats and tidbits from Sunday's box scores. We compile it here for subscribers.


Jordy Nelson has been great, but his drop on what may have been a 94-yard TD would have changed the entire complexion of that game.

In this case, Eddie Lacy’s “probable” tag was the better indicator of his role than all the workload analysis that led up to W15.

23 touches, 98 yards for Fred Jackson. 65 touches, 267 yards in L3 games. PPR RB12 over that span.

360 yards passing for Ben Roethlisberger but zero touchdowns. That’s actually hard to do. View more photos and videos

Embedded image permalink LeVeon Bell made the most of his four straight “green” matchups. 830 total yards, 7 TDs. #1 RB, even with a bye!

Harry Douglas has averaged 6.3-77-.18 in the 11 games Julio has missed in the L2 seasons. 6.6-96-.40 in the 5 games that Roddy has missed.

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