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Fantasy Football Week 7: Which Steelers to sit/start

The best match-ups the Steelers have in their Week 7 game against the Baltimore Ravens.


WR Antonio Brown - He's been on a tear over the last three weeks - 30 catches, 370 yards - and figures to be the focal point of the Steelers' passing attack again against Baltimore. The main question with Brown from a Fantasy perspective has always been about his lack of touchdowns, but against a Ravens secondary susceptible to the big play, Brown has a better-than-usual chance of getting in the end zone.

On The Fence

QB Ben Roethlisberger - He can gut out wins against the Ravens, but doesn't typically put up big Fantasy numbers. The lack of a running game has hurt their production this year, but Roethlisberger has played well their last two games. It's a risk, but it's possible he ends up with a 20-plus point performance in a standard scoring league.

RB Le'Veon Bell - The Steelers have problems in the running game, and have against the Ravens for the last decade or so. Bell hitting the 100-yard mark is as high-risk a prediction as any other that could be made in this game. He may be targeted a bunch in the passing game, and considering he's had 32 rushes and 39 total touches in his first two games this season, he'll have opportunities.

K Shaun Suisham - Arguably, no one has ever kicked better at Heinz Field, but it's still a tough place for any kicker. Suisham is off to another strong season, though, and while these games are usually defensive in nature, he may be called on for multiple field goal attempts.

TE Heath Miller - His old buddy, Jameel McClain, will be active for the Ravens (McClain knocked Miller with a helmet-to-helmet hit in 2011), maybe that will give him extra incentive to carry his slow butt up and down the field. Miller's always going to be a threat in the red zone, the question is, how often will the Steelers get there?


WR Emmanuel Sanders - He's gotten open for big play opportunities this season, but the pass hasn't been there. He and Roethlisberger connected on a 55-yard strike against the Jets, but he did little outside of that. He's just too much of a risk, but it wouldn't be surprising to see him have the big game this week - Baltimore's secondary has struggled this season.

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