Antonio Brown had a team-high 10 receptions for 139 yards and two touchdowns in Pittsburgh's win over Cleveland on Sunday.
Brown followed his 284 yard outing in Week 9 with another stellar performance, and how has 79 receptions for 1,141 yards and five touchdowns on the season. At this pace, he would finish with a career-high 1,826 yards. Fantasy owners huge lineup hole to fill with the Pittsburgh Steelers on a bye in Week 11.
Antonio Brown had six catches on 11 targets for 47 yards and a touchdown Sunday against the Bengals.
The return of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was just what Brown needed, as he hadn't scored a touchdown since Week 2 against the 49ers. Brown's 11 targets were the most he's had since Week 3 against the Rams, when Roethlisberger suffered his knee injury, and he is likely to continue to get a high number of looks now that his starting quarterback has returned. Up next is a home game against the Raiders, who are much better against the run than the pass.
Ben Roethlisberger (knee) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Bengals.
Roethlisberger, who has been out of action since suffering a sprained MCL/bone bruise in his left knee back on Sept. 27, is back in business Sunday. As a result, the Pittsburgh Steelers ' offense collectively gets a boost, a development that bodes well for the Week 8 fantasy prospects of some of the key cogs in the team's passing game, namely wideouts Antonio Brown and Martavis Bryant, as well as running back Le'Veon Bell.
Antonio Brown had six catches on eight targets for 124 yards Sunday against the Chiefs.
After three straight games with fewer than 50 yards, Brown returned to his dominate play, posting his fourth game this season with over 100 yards. Quarterback Landry Jones connected with five different receivers, throwing as many times to Brown as he did Martavis Bryant. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was apparently close to playing Sunday, which means he could get back in Week 8 against the Benglas, which only helps Brown's fantasy prospects.
Pittsburgh Steelers stud wideout Antonio Brown caught just three of eight targets for 24 yards in a defeat of the Cardinals on Sunday.
This was a disappointing effort for Brown, who was held to one reception for minus-2 yards in the first half. The 24 yards were his lowest game total since a 22-yard showing in the 2012 finale. Brown has not scored a touchdown since Ben Roethlisberger (knee) went down.
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