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Love/Hate: Thanks for the matchups!

In a season of injuries and first-round busts, Matthew Berry says fantasy owners can be thankful for matchups against the Eagles or the Saints. But first, about those pool noodles ...

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2dRenee Miller

NFL daily fantasy flex plays for Week 12

Renee Miller identifies top options to use in the flex spot of your DFS lineup in Week 12, including safe, upside and value plays.

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2dJim McCormick and Jeff Ratcliffe

Fantasy football: IDP rankings for Week 12

Jim McCormick and Jeff Ratcliffe provide their IDP rankings for Week 12, including Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith cracking the top three at the position.

Robert Turbin a clear handcuff in fantasy (1:21)

Fantasy Focus: Worried about Pats injuries?

Matthew Berry, Field Yates and Stephania Bell discuss who the Kimmy Gibbler of the podcast is, the latest on Danny Amendola and the rest of the injuries around the NFL.

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2dJoe Kaiser

Kaiser: Sell-high fantasy NBA candidates

Joe Kaiser, along with Kevin Pelton, looks at players who were off to hot starts and determines whether fantasy owners should trade them now or hold.

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Karabell: Top 10 RB handcuffs

Eric Karabell breaks down running back situations in which the backup has fantasy value, and ranks his top 10 RB handcuffs. The Seahawks' Thomas Rawls comes in No. 1.

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2dKC Joyner

Fantasy: Megatron among top trade targets

KC Joyner identifies four high-upside fantasy players to target based on statistical trends and remaining schedules, including Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson.

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3dJeff Ratcliffe

Fantasy: Top D/ST, IDP pickups for Week 12

Jeff Ratcliffe offers helpful tiers to rate all of the NFL's D/ST units -- led by the Panthers' and Cardinals' defenses -- for Week 12, and identifies IDPs to pick up.

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9dBradford Doolittle

Trend Watch: DeRozan's career-best start

Bradford Doolittle provides his latest fantasy trend watch of the season, weighing in on DeMar DeRozan, Nikola Mirotic and Ty Lawson.

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4dJoe Kaiser

Kaiser: Ty Lawson no longer a fantasy asset

Joe Kaiser provides his latest installment of a series looking at overvalued and undervalued players. He writes why Ty Lawson is being used far too often.


Fantasy Weekly: Previewing Week 12

Anita Marks and Aaron Schatz break down all the injuries you need to know, discuss waiver wire pick ups and which teams have the most fantasy friendly playoff schedule.

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16dEric Karabell

AFL notes: Profar, Meadows, Frazier climbing

Eric Karabell discusses Arizona Fall League performers such as the Rangers' Jurickson Profar, who is still an intriguing prospect.

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3dTristan H. Cockcroft

Consistency Ratings heading into Week 12

The Consistency Ratings weigh both how consistent as well as how start-worthy players have been in ESPN leagues in 2015.


Steph Curry cheers on other undefeated

The Warriors star was more than a little pumped on Thanksgiving when Panthers LB Luke Kuechly took one back to the house against the Cowboys.


Cam Newton won't stop dancing

The Panthers QB rushed for another TD today in their win over the Cowboys. So he busted out some more dance moves.


Tony Romo suffers left collarbone injury

The Cowboys QB suffered a left collarbone injury on the final play of the third quarter after a sack by Panthers LB Thomas Davis. Romo recently missed seven games after suffering a similar injury in Week 2.


'A special night, but different'

Brett Favre was honored to have his No. 4 retired by the Packers, but it was extra special to have Bart Starr join him for the ceremony.


Cutler breaks dubious streaks

Not only did Jay Cutler win his first game at Lambeau Field on Thanksgiving night, it was also the first time in 13 starts that he did not throw an interception against the Packers.

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Golden Tate fakes out defender

The Lions WR juked Eagles DB Walter Thurmond III and then had himself an easy stroll into the end zone.


Top Thanksgiving day fantasy leaders

Top scorers in ESPN standard fantasy leagues for Thursday's games:

  • Matthew Stafford, 34 points
  • Calvin Johnson: 27 points
  • Panthers D/ST: 23 points
All Week 12 scorers

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Rodgers' elbow gets banged up in loss

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says he lost feeling in his fingers after taking a hit to his left elbow during his team's loss to the Bears.


Bears spoil Favre retirement with win

The Packers lose their fourth out of their last five games after falling to the Bears 17-13.


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Aaron Rodgers on the passing game problems: "We're on a different page."

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Aaron Rodgers said he got hit on the elbow and lost feeling in his fingers. He's still waiting for the feeling to come back completely.

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After the 17-13 loss to the Bears, Packers G T.J. Lang was asked where the frustration level is with the offense. "It's at an all-time high."

Bears excited for win over Packers

Bears LB Willie Young on how Chicago maintained focus when Aaron Rodgers appeared injured: "You know what, whether Rodgers hurt his wrist, sprained a toe, at the end of the day we know he's a competitor."


Packers fall at home to division rivals

The Packers have lost their last two home games, to NFC Central rivals Lions and Bears. The last time Green Bay lost to both teams at Lambeau in the same season was 1991 -- the year before Brett Favre joined the team.

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Final: Bears 17, Packers 13

  • CHI QB Cutler: 19-31, 200 yds, TD
  • CHI RB Langford: 48 rush yds, TD
  • GB RB Lacy: 105 rush yds, fumble; 34 rec yds, TD
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Packers looking for fourth-quarter magic

Aaron Rodgers has 12 regular-season fourth-quarter comebacks in his career. He's looking to make it 13 as he has the ball with the Packers trailing the Bears 17-13 at the 2-minute warning. Follow live


Aaron Rodgers PICKED OFF by Tracy Porter. Just his 4th Int of the season, tying him with Tom Brady.