Former Buccaneers defensive end Simeon Rice isn’t kidding around when he says he wants to come back and play. Rice hasn’t taken a snap since the 2007 season, but at 43, he said he can still do it. And he wants to.
Sarkisian said a couple of weeks ago that he’s still adjusting to how NFL defensive coordinators move around personnel — something he didn’t have to worry about too much while calling plays at the college level.
Alex Collins, RB, Baltimore Ravens (32.5 percent): We continue to include Collins in this piece as an option for a deeper league with non-PPR scoring, as he has a fairly defined role until Terrance West (calf) returns. Collins has had at least nine carries in five straight games, with exactly zero catches. He’s a deeper league add to consider, with the hope of a goal-line look to chase a touchdown.
“I should have kept a lot of my thoughts to myself,” said Ward, 30. “I’ve been in this league [for a long time]. This is my eighth year. I’m a fiery person and I wear my emotions on my sleeve. This is all brand-new to me.”
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