Archive for December 17th, 2008

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Week 16 Start/Sit




Matt Schaub (Texans) vs. Raiders- Schaub has thrown for 698 yards and three TDs in his past two games. In Week 15 he connected with WR Andre Johnson 11 times for 207 yards. The Raiders gave up 49 points to the Pats last week while QB Matt Cassel threw for four TDs.

Shaun Hill (49ers) vs. Rams- Hill threw for 233 yards and completed 65% of his passes against the Dolphins last week. Coming  into Week 15 he had multi-TD games in four of his past five games. The Rams are allowing about 30 points per game and have just one interception in their past seven games. They also are allowing 223 passing yards per game which is 24th in the league.

Honorable mention: Chad Pennington (Dolphins) vs. Chiefs


Kyle Orton (Bears) vs. Packers- Orton threw for just 172 yards and two interceptions against the Saints last week. He has thrown 172 yards or fewer in three of his past five games with six interceptions in that span. In Week 11 against the …

Hot Stove 2008 Giants Quiz Answers

Giants Rumors & News

Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz.

1. Brandon Jacobs was selected in the fourth round by the Giants in the 2005 draft.

2. Ahmad Bradshaw went to Marshall.

3. Domenik Hixon was taken by the Denver Broncos in the fourth round of the 2006 draft.

4. Kevin Boss is second on the team to Jacobs in touchdowns this season, with five.

5. Sam Madison is the oldest Giants besides John Carney and Jeff Feagles, at 34 years of age (slightly older than Amani Toomer and Renaldo Wynn).

6. Shaun O’Hara is the only 2008 Giant to have attended Rutgers.

7. Kicker Lawrence Tynes was born in Scotland.

8. Renaldo Wynn has the most career sacks, with 27.

9. Safety Sammy Knight has the most career interceptions, with 42.

10. Kareem McKenzie is the heaviest Giant, coming in at a svelte 327 pounds.

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