Now that there are two weeks in the books, it is now time to start evaluating who is getting the ball when it counts the most; in the Red Zone. Each week I will break down the players with the most red zone action according to position, which will help readers in setting their lineups for the upcoming weeks. In "( )" are the year-to-date totals from each player listed, to determine if the recent activity by a given player is a trend or a one-week wonder. Although this should not be the ultimate answer to your start/sit dilemmas, red zone research should be added to your weekly planning to give you the ultimate edge over your competition. *In case the tables are not showing up on your computer, follow this link, Week 2 Red Zone Review [table caption="Week 2 QB Red Zone  Leaders (Five or More Attempts)" width="500" colwidth="200|20|20" colalign="left|center|center|center|center"] Name,Attempts,Completions,Yards,Touchdowns Sam Bradford (STL),11 (17),4 (7),30(60),3 (5) Jay Cutler (CHI),9 (11),3 (5),20(47),2 (4) Philip Rivers (SD),8(16),6(12),38(81),2 (6) Robert Griffin III (WAS),8(10),6 (7),33(43),3 (4) Aaron Rodgers (GB),8(14),7(10),58(83),3 (6) Matt Schaub (HOU),7(13),4 (8),20(49),3 (6) Michael Vick (PHI),6 ( 7),2 (2),21(21),1 (1) Andrew Luck (IND),6 (8),2 (4),7(26),1 (2) Tom Brady (NE),5(12),2 (5),5 (26),0 (2) Eli Manning (NYG),5(15),1 (7),7(65),0 (3) Drew Brees (NO),5 (9),2 (6),7(27),0 (1) Peyton Manning (DEN),5(10),5 (8),33(45),2 (4) Russell Wilson (SEA), 5 (7),1 (2),7(16),1 (1) [/table] [table caption="Week 2 RB Red Zone Rushing Leaders (Three or More Carries)" width="500" colwidth="200|20|20" colalign="left|center|center|center"] Name,Carries,Yards,Touchdowns Marshawn Lynch (SEA),5 (6),9 (6),2 (2) DeAngelo Williams (CAR),5 (6),15(18),0 (0) Adrian Peterson (MIN),5 (7),-3 (-1),0 (1) Ahmad Bradshaw (IND),4 (4),15(15),1 (1) Arian Foster (HOU),4 (5),5(14),1 (1) James Starks (GB),4 (4),16(16),0 (0) Darren McFadden (OAK), 4 (4),1 (1),0 (0) Brandon Jacobs (NYG),3 (6),2 (4),1 (1) Matt Forte (CHI),3 (6),14(23),0 (1) Bernard Pierce (BAL),3 (4),14(14),1 (1) Spencer Ware (SEA), 3 (3),10(10),0 (0) [/table] [table caption="Week 2 RB Red Zone Rec.Leaders (One or More Receptions)" width="500" colwidth="200|20|20" colalign="left|center|center|center|center"] Name,Targets,Receptions,Yards,Touchdowns Pierre Thomas (NO),2 (3),2 (3),7 (6),0 Jamaal Charles (KC),2 (2),1 (1),2 (2),1 (1) Marshawn Lynch (SEA),1 (1),1 (1),7 (7),1 (1) Steven Jackson (ATL),1 (2),1 (1),8 (8),1 (1) Matt Forte (CHI),1 (1),1 (1),3 (3),0 (0) Danny Woodhead (SD),1 (1),1 (1),5 (5),0 (0) DeMarco Murray (DAL),1 (3),1 (2),8(13),0 (0) Ben Tate (HOU),1 (1),1 (1),4 (4),0 (0) Jacquizz Rodgers (ATL),1 (1),1 (1),6 (6),0 (0) Rashad Jennings (OAK),1 (1),1 (1),2 (2),0 (0) LeSean McCoy (PHI),1 (1),1 (1),8 (8),0 (0) Ryan Mathews (SD),1 (2),1 (2),3(17),0 (1) [/table] [table caption="Week 2 WR Red Zone Leaders (Two or More Targets)" width="500" colwidth="200|20|20" colalign="left|center|center|center|center"] Name,Targets,Receptions,Yards,Touchdowns Tavon Austin (STL),5 (5),3 (3),27(27),2 (2) Eddie Royal (SD),4 (7),3 (5),27(34),2 (4) Julian Edelman (NE),3 (5),2 (4),5(22),0 (2) Randall Cobb (GB),3 (7),2 (3),9(14),0 (1) Michael Floyd (ARI),3 (3),1 (1),5 (5),0 (0) Stevie Johnson (BUF),3 (4),2 (3),9(27),1 (2) James Jones (GB),2 (2),2 (2),17(17),0 (0) Sidney Rice (SEA),2 (2),0 (0),0 (0),0 (0) Darrius Heyward-Bey (IND),2 (2),1 (1),4 (4),0 (0) Victor Cruz (NYG),2 (4),1 (3),7(35),0 (2) Alshon Jeffery (CHI),2 (2),0 (0),0 (0),0 (0) Eric Decker (DEN),2 (3),2 (2),10(10),0 (0) Jordy Nelson (GB),2 (3),2 (3),29(37),2 (3) DeAndre Hopkins (HOU),2 (4),1 (2),3(15),1 (1) Dez Bryant (DAL),2 (2),2 (2),7 (7),1 (1) Austin Pettis (STL),2 (3),1 (1),3 (3),1 (1) Pierre Garcon (WAS),2 (2),2 (2),11(11),1 (1) [/table] [table caption="Week 2 TE Red Zone Leaders (One or More Targets)" width="500" colwidth="200|20|20" colalign="left|center|center|center|center"] Name,Targets,Receptions,Yards,Touchdowns Martellus Bennett (CHI),3 (4),2 (3),17(25),2 (3) Jordan Reed (WAS),2 (2),2 (2),7 (7),1 (1) Coby Fleener (IND),3 (4),1 (2),3(10),1 (1) Garrett Graham (HOU),3 (4),1 (2),1 (8),1 (2) Clay Harbor (JAC),2 (2),1 (1),13(13),1 (1) Kellen Winslow (NYJ),2 (3),1 (2),9(16),0 (1) Tony Gonzalez (ATL),2 (4),1 (2),7(14),0 (1) Owen Daniels (HOU),1 (3),1 (3),12(22),1 (3) Julius Thomas (DEN),1 (1),1 (1),11(11),1 (1) Delanie Walker (TEN),1 (1),1 (1),10(10),1 (1) Greg Olsen (CAR),1 (2),1 (1),13(13),1 (1) Jermichael Finley (GB),1 (2),1 (2),3(15),1 (2) [/table] Be sure to join me live in Rotoinfo.com's new chat room before setting your lineup every Sunday as I answer all your last minute start/sit decisions. Live From 11 a.m. to 12 p.m Sunday morning. Want to win cold hard cash playing daily fantasy football? Check out Star Fantasy Leagues , where fantasy sports meets innovation. To make setting your Fantasy Football lineup easy, be sure to utilize RotoInfo.com’s new NFL Lineup Grids. Matthew Beck is a Fantasy Sports Columnist for Rotoinfo.com. If you have any questions or comments feel free to e-mail him at matthewbeck@rotoinfo.com.  Also follow him on Twitter @MatthewRBeck for up-to-date Q&A and fantasy information.  And, to make setting your Fantasy Football lineup easy, be sure to utilize RotoInfo.com’s new NFL Lineup Grids.



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@Bighomie586 i would go with wayne now that it looks like aj green is going to play

@Sky_Razzball yea its goong to go right down to the end...best of luck the rest of the way

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