NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 5 - Buffalo at San Francisco
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Week 5 Matchup: Buffalo at San Francisco

San Francisco

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 19.4ppg and BUF Allows 19.2ppg ( -1%)
Colin Kaepernick   15.1
Blaine Gabbert   10.2
Running Backs
Average 18.9ppg and BUF Allows 23.3ppg (+ 23%)
Frank Gore Pro 12.4
Kendall Hunter   5.0
LaMichael James   3.9
Bruce Miller Pro 1.0
Wide Receivers
Average 19.6ppg and BUF Allows 22.0ppg (+ 12%)
Michael Crabtree   10.3
Stevie Johnson   9.1
Anquan Boldin   7.8
Brandon Lloyd   7.2
David Reed   3.3
Kassim Osgood   3.0
Jon Baldwin   2.8
Devon Wylie   1.1
Tight Ends
Average 9.1ppg and BUF Allows 6.8ppg ( -25%)
Vernon Davis   5.7
Garrett Celek   1.3
Kickers
Average 8.2ppg and BUF Allows 7.1ppg ( -14%)
Phil Dawson   7.3
Defensive Linemen
Average 10.8ppg and BUF Allows 15.4ppg (+ 43%)
Justin Smith   5.4
Ray McDonald Pro 3.3
Ian Williams Pro 3.0
Glenn Dorsey   1.4
Demarcus Dobbs   1.0
Linebackers
Average 29.5ppg and BUF Allows 21.4ppg ( -28%)
Navorro Bowman Que 8.5
Patrick Willis Pro 8.1
Aldon Smith   7.8
Ahmad Brooks   4.8
Blake Costanzo   1.8
Dan Skuta   1.6
Defensive Backs
Average 27.5ppg and BUF Allows 31.8ppg (+ 16%)
Antoine Bethea   6.3
Craig Dahl   4.3
Chris Culliver Pro 4.2
Chris Cook   3.9
Perrish Cox   1.6
C.J. Spillman   1.5
Tramaine Brock   1.3

FFToolbox 49ers News

7/23 49ers TE Vernon Davis reports to training camp
7/22 49ers TE Vernon Davis not reporting to training camp Wednesday would be 'big surprise'
7/22 49ers RB Marcus Lattimore to practice 'very soon'
7/22 49ers WR Stevie Johnson on roster bubble
7/17 49ers RB Marcus Lattimore to begin training camp on non-football injury list Injury

Latest 49ers Rumors and News


Buffalo

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 18.3ppg and SF Allows 14.6ppg ( -20%)
Thaddeus Lewis   11.5
Running Backs
Average 21.1ppg and SF Allows 13.8ppg ( -35%)
C.J. Spiller   13.6
Fred Jackson   8.9
Bryce Brown   5.4
Anthony Dixon   2.7
Wide Receivers
Average 16.4ppg and SF Allows 18.6ppg (+ 13%)
Mike Williams Pro 9.7
Ramses Barden   3.7
T.J. Graham   2.6
Kevin Elliott Que 1.4
Marcus Easley   0.7
Tight Ends
Average 7.8ppg and SF Allows 6.8ppg ( -13%)
Scott Chandler   6.2
Tony Moeaki   3.7
Lee Smith   2.7
Evan Rodriguez   0.3
Kickers
Average 6.4ppg and SF Allows 6.2ppg ( -3%)
Dan Carpenter   6.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 19.4ppg and SF Allows 15.0ppg ( -23%)
Mario Williams   5.4
Marcell Dareus   3.9
Jerry Hughes   3.3
Kyle Williams   3.2
Jarius Wynn   2.6
Alan Branch   2.2
Linebackers
Average 16.0ppg and SF Allows 24.2ppg (+ 51%)
Brandon Spikes   6.3
Keith Rivers   4.1
Nigel Bradham   3.3
Manny Lawson   2.8
Defensive Backs
Average 34.3ppg and SF Allows 25.0ppg ( -27%)
Corey Graham   5.3
Stephon Gilmore   5.0
Ron Brooks   4.1
Aaron Williams   3.5
Leodis McKelvin   3.0
Da'Norris Searcy   2.8

FFToolbox Bills News

7/22 Bills QB E.J. Manuel: WR Sammy Watkins 'is special'
7/21 Bills WR Sammy Watkins: I won't try to be Superman
7/19 Bills WR Mike Williams' surgically repaired hamstring is fully healed

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