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After weeks of frustration, the Philadelphia Eagles top fantasy options going into the season -- Jordan Matthews and Ryan Mathews ?? finally managed to put together a game in which both produced for their owners, something we havent been treated to since Week 1. Senators Jerseys China .Just two weeks after it was suggested he had taken a backseat to Darren Sproles, the running back Mathews ran 19 times for 109 yards and two touchdowns, while also punching in a two-point conversion. And while it wasnt a massive performance, the wide receiver Matthews hauled in six receptions on 10 targets for 73 yards -- good for 13 points in point-per-reception leagues.While this was the running backs first 100-yard rushing game of the season, the two touchdowns pushed him to eight on the season -- a career high. And the wideout now has 35 targets over his last three games, with 23 receptions for 226 yards in that span.LETS SQUEEZE IN ONE MORE MATTHEWSJust to cover all the Mat(t)hews bases, Titans wideout Rishard Matthews has been a fantasy force lately, with six touchdowns in his last six games. He has 15 targets for nine receptions and 126 yards in his last two, with three touchdowns.Rishard Matthews was a popular sleeper pick in the preseason, but disappointed early before his recent run of success. Hes owned in just 47 percent of leagues.JEREMY LANGFORD MAY BE FANTASY RELEVANT AGAINJordan Howards ankle/Achilles injury may open the door for Jeremy Langford to once again be the main back in Chicago. Langford missed four weeks of the season with an ankle injury, but did score touchdowns in each of his first two games before being supplanted by Howard.Langford isnt a sure thing to win back the starting job, however, as KaDeem Carey has been quietly effective in sparse playing time. Carey has 109 yards to Langfords 132 and 43 receiving yards to Langfords 48. Plus, Bears coach John Fox is famous for giving fantasy players fits, as he historically likes to use two running backs in his offense.SAMMIE COATES HAS DISAPPEAREDBefore an untimely finger injury, Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates was on pace for a breakout campaign, with 50 or more yards in each of his first five games. In his last four, however, Coates has managed just one catch for 4 yards.Sundays loss to the Cowboys may have been the low point for Coates, as he was targeted just once in a game where Ben Roethlisberger threw 46 times for 408 yards and two wide receivers -- Darrius Heyward-Bey and Markus Wheaton -- were out with injuries.The return of tight end Ladarius Green isnt going to help Coates, nor has the fact that LeVeon Bell is averaging nine targets per game and has nearly as many receiving yards (360) as rushing (433). And fellow wideout Eli Rogers has 15 targets over his last two games, with 145 yards and a touchdown. This leaves Coates on the outside looking in.Its not outside the realm of possibility for Coates to connect on a couple long passes and finish next week with 100-plus yards, but theres no logic that would lead a fantasy owner to start him before a game like that; only head-scratching, what-do-I-do-now frustration afterward.Coates is owned in 61 percent of leagues, while Rogers is owned in just 23 percent. Those ownership numbers should probably be flipped.MISCELLANEOUS- Jamison Crowder has 28 targets over his last three games and three touchdowns in his last four. While his next few weeks are a mixed bag of favorable and tough opponents (Packers, Cowboys, Cardinals, Eagles), Crowder has a tremendous playoff schedule, with games against the Panthers and the Bears in Weeks 15 and 16.- DeVante Parkers eight targets were his most since Week 2, and he finished Sunday with a surprising 103-yard game. After a fairly tough matchup against the Rams in Week 11, Parker gets the 49ers and Ravens, who have given up a combined 30 touchdowns to wide receivers this season. Parker is owned in 63 percent of leagues.- Stefon Diggs looks to be a focal point for Pat Shurmurs Sam Bradford-centered offense. In the two games with Shurmur as offensive coordinator, Diggs has seen 29 targets. More importantly, he has converted 26 of those into receptions, producing 244 yards.- Tennessee has been on fire lately, but beware the Titans Week 13 bye -- which is paired with a bye for the Browns, as well. A fantasy team fighting for a playoff spot will have to go into the final week of the regular season without Marcus Mariota, DeMarco Murray, Delanie Walker, Terrelle Pryor, Gary Barnidge, Isaiah Crowell, and Duke Johnson.---This column was provided to The Associated Press by the Fantasy Sports Network, Mike Hoffman Jersey .J. Jefferson has been charged with assaulting his girlfriend. Alex Burrows Jersey . PAUL, Minn. . -- Gus Malzahn finally had his day in Fayetteville. LAS VEGAS -- Carmelo Anthony wants more than a better U.S. basketball team leading into the Olympics.He wants a better U.S.Anthony wants an end to the gun violence, the killing of blacks and the targeting of police, and right now his quest for that seems bigger than his desire for would what be a record third gold medal.Its unfortunate, its sad, Anthony said Monday. You cant really put into words whats going on throughout the whole country, throughout the whole world. For us as a country, we have to stand united. We have to come together.The New York Knicks forward has spoken out more and more lately, challenging fellow athletes to do the same. Hes taken his message to Instagram and the ESPY Awards , and if he wants a real forum, there arent too many bigger spotlights than the Olympics.Will he take his message all the way to the medal podium?We always say that the timing could not have been any better for us as a country, having a chance to come together and being united, Anthony said, then go over there on the biggest stage you can possibly play on and have that voice and represent something that is bigger than us as players.For now, the U.S. doesnt plan to wait for Rio. Details are still being finalized, but Anthony, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and U.S. coach Mike Krzyzewski have hinted at plans for some kind of community forum in conjunction with the league when the Americans head to Los Angeles following camp to play an exhibition game against China.I think it can be great. When we talk about `united thats what we keep talking about, U.S. forward Draymond Green said. Obviously we saw a lot of guys speak out about guys getting in front of this thing, and coming together right now with the opportunity to possibly win a gold medal and try to lead the charge with whats going on in the country. I think it could be really special.Anthony isnt just a celebrity posting politically correct messages on social media accounts. He marched with protesters in his hometown of Baltimore last year following the death of Freddie Gray in police custody, took part with NBA players in an ad campaign to stop gun violence.And none of that changed anything.In recent weeks alone there were black men killed by police in Louisiana and Minnesota, followed by attacks on officcers in Dallas and Baton Rouge. Bobby Ryan Jersey. Anthony eventually was moved to write his lengthy Instagram post, and later a plea for involvement in a piece for The Guardian , where he talked about the opportunity his teammates have to make a stand during the Olympics.Im kind of a guy who likes speaking behind closed doors. I dont like taking credit, Anthony said. I really like talking to guys one on one. Any of my colleagues will tell you Ive had that voice. They always came to me for that type of advice. But now is an opportunity to get it out there. Its a very sensitive time for us.He wasnt planning on going to the ESPY Awards until a conversation with close friends and former Olympic teammates LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul, leading to their powerful opening to ESPNs awards show last week.What they did at the ESPYs was unbelievable and we applaud these guys, Krzyzewski said.Those players were set for life financially two contracts ago, let alone what theyll sign for this summer and next. Some members of this Olympic team are still waiting on their big endorsement dollars, and speaking out about a cause can come with a cost.Even Michael Jordan was famously unwilling to take it as a player, but Anthony -- who endorses Jordans sneaker line -- wont hear that excuse anymore.At the end of the day, the tragedies thats happening, it affects people, Anthony said. Were athletes, but at the end of the day were human beings, so were affected by all of that. We have families that are in some of those cities.Anthony said he doesnt have any solutions for the current problems and isnt sure anyone else does. Nor is he sure what the next steps are, but he knows he has helped spark conversation in recent weeks, and his teammates know they need to help continue it.Thats our job, U.S. guard DeMar DeRozan said. A lot of people look up to us. Were an inspiration to a lot of people. So for us to share a positive light and try to make things better, as a collective group of guys, thats our duty to do that.---Freelance writer Willie Ramirez contributed to this report.---Follow Brian Mahoney on Twitter: NFL Jerseys China NFL Jerseys Wholesale China NFL Jerseys Stitched JerseysChina Jerseys Discount NFL Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys China ' ' '

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