With 3 games on Thanksgiving day there where a lot of choices to make; so let's take a look and see how things went with my picks to start Week 12 off with.

Quarterback:

Sam Bradford threw for 224 yards with an interceptions. Bradford scored 2.48 fantasy points yesterday. I had him as a SIT; good choice.

Matthew Stafford threw for 232 yards and a touchdown and ran the football 4 times for 30 yards while being sacked 2 times. Stafford score 13.64 fantasy points yesterday. I had Stafford as a START yesterday; wrong.

Kirk Cousins threw for 449 yards with 3 touchdowns while running the football 1 time for 2 yards. Cousins scored 28.43 fantasy points yesterday. I had Cousins as a START yesterday; good choice.

Dak Prescott threw for 195 yards and a touchdown while running the football 8 times for 39 yards and a rushing touchdown. Prescott was sacked 1 time while scoring 21.30 fantasy points. I had Prescott as a START yesterday; good choice.

Ben Roethlisberger threw for 221 yards and 3 touchdowns. Roethlisberger scored 22.42 fantasy points yesterday. I had Roethlisberger as a START yesterday; good choice.

Scott Tolzien got the start in place of Andrew Luck and threw for 205 yards and a touchdown while running he football 3 times for 6 yards. Tolzien threw 2 interception and was sacked 3 times while scoring 7.20 fantasy points. I had Tolzien as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Running Back:

Matt Asiata carried the football 5 times for 27 yards and a touchdown and also caught 3 passes for 14 yards. Asiata scored 13.60 fantasy points yesterday. I had Asiata as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Jerick McKinnon carried the football 9 times for 31 yards and caught 3 passes for 45 yards. McKinnon scored 12.10 fantasy points yesterday. I had McKinnon as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Theo Riddick carried the football 9 times for 45 yards and caught 5 passes for 13 yards. Riddick scored 11.80 fantasy points yesterday. I had Riddick as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Rob Kelley carried the football 14 times for 37 yards and caught 2 passes for 5 yards. Kelley scored 9.20 fantasy points yesterday. I had Kelley as a START yesterday; wrong.

Ezekiel Elliott carried the football 20 times for 97 yards and 2 touchdowns and caught 2 passes for 23 yards. Elliott scored 30.50 fantasy points yesterday. I had Elliott as a START yesterday; good choice.

Le'Veon Bell carried the football 23 times for 120 yards and a touchdown and caught 4 passes for 22 yards. Bell scored 28.95 fantasy points yesterday. I had Bell as a START yesterday; good choice.

Frank Gore carried the football 15 times for 28 yards and caught  pass for 3 yards. Gore scored 7.60 fantasy points yesterday. I had Gore as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Wide Receiver:

I had Stefon Diggs as a START if he played yesterday, but the Vikings held him out; so I hope you made the change to your line up. We're going to throw this pick out since Du=iggs was out injured.

Adam Thielen caught 8 passes on 11 targets for 53 yards. Thielen scored 11.30 fantasy points yesterday. I had Thielen as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Golden Tate caught 5 passes on 7 targets for 77 yards. Tate scored 11.45 fantasy points yesterday. I had Tate as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Marvin Jones Jr. caught 4 passes on 11 targets for 54 yards. jones Jr. scored 8.40 fantasy points yesterday. I had jones Jr. as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Anquan Boldin caught 7 passes on 9 targets for 69 yards and a touchdown. Boldin scored 18.15 fantasy points yesterday. I had Boldin as a SIT yesterday; wrong.

Desean Jackson caught 4 passes on 8 targets for 118 yards and a touchdown. Jackson scored 21.05 fantasy points yesterday. I had Jackson as a SIT yesterday; wrong.

Pierre Garcon caught 4 passes on 4 targets for 43 yards. Garcon scored 7.30 fantasy points yesterday. I had Garcon as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Jamison Crowder caught 8 passes on 10 targets for 88 yards. Crowder scored 14.80 fantasy points yesterday. I had Crowder as a START yesterday; wrong.

Dez Bryant caught 5 passes on 7 targets for 72 yards. Bryant scored 10.95 fantasy points yesterday. I had Bryant as a START yesterday; wrong.

Cole Beasley caught 5 passes on 6 targets for 56 yards. Beasley scored 9.35 fantasy points yesterday. I had Beasley as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Antonio Brown caught 5 passes on 6 targets for 91 yards and 3 touchdowns. Brown scored 30.85 fantasy points yesterday. I had Brown as a START yesterday; good choice.

Eli Rogers caught 2 passes on 2 targets for 36 yards. Rogers scored 5.10 fantasy points yesterday. I had Rogers as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

T.Y. Hilton caught 3 passes on 5 targets for 54 yards. Hilton scored 7.65 fantasy points yesterday. I had Hilton as a START yesterday; wrong.

Donte Moncrief caught 6 passes on 11 targets for 45 yards and a touchdown. Moncrief scored 16.25 fantasy points yesterday. I had Moncrief as a SIT yesterday and while it's a borderline call I think I was wrong here.  

Phillip Dorsett caught 3 passes on 6 targets for 31 yards. Dorsett scored 5.35 fantasy points yesterday. I had Dorsett as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Tight End:

Kyle Rudolph caught 9 passes on 10 targets for 64 yards. Rudolph scored 13.15 fantasy points yesterday. I had Rudolph as a SIT and it's a close call, but I think I was wrong.

Eric Ebron caught 0 passes on 1 target for 0 yards. Ebron scored 0 points yesterday. I actually had Ebron as a START yesterday; really wrong.

Jordan Reed caught 10 passes on 12 targets for 95 yards and 2 touchdowns. Reed scored 29 fantasy points yesterday. I had Reed as a START yesterday; good choice.

Jason Witten caught 3 passes on 3 targets for 33 yards. Witten scored 5.55 fantasy points yesterday. I had Witten as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Jesse James caught 0 passes on 1 target for 0 yards. James scored 0 points yesterday. I had James as a SIT yesterday; good choice/

Ladarius Green caught 2 passes on 3 targets for 67 yards. Green scored 8.20 fantasy points yesterday. I had Green as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Dwayne Allen caught 5 passes on 6 targets for 49 yards. Allen scored 8.65 fantasy points yesterday. I had Allen as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Jack Doyle caught 2 passes on 2 targets for 25 yards. Doyle scored 4 fantasy points yesterday. I had Doyle as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

Defense/Special Teams:

The Minnesota Vikings scored 5.30 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a START yesterday; wrong.

The Detroit Lions scored 9.08 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

The Washington Redskins scored -1 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

The Dallas Cowboys scored 0 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a START yesterday; wrong.

The Pittsburgh Steelers had 13.59 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a START yesterday; good choice.

The Indianapolis Colts had 0.43 fantasy points yesterday. I had them as a SIT yesterday; good choice.

It looks like I had a pretty solid day. I was correct on 32 of my picks and I missed on 10 of them. Hopefully you did well to start your Week 12 off. Good luck the rest of the week and thanks for taking the time to read this article.    

Published by John Burke