Fantasy matchups: Week 3

9/25/2009 - NFL
Simply studly: Rivers, Portis and Wayne all project to exceed their fantasy averages this week. Getty Images

Each week, Football Outsiders provides an argument for who to start in your fantasy football league using defense-adjusted value over average (DVOA), their metric that adjusts performance on a play-by-play basis for down, distance, situation and the quality of the opposition; they've gone back and seen exactly how matchups have affected players the past 15 seasons. For an in-depth look at the methodology, go here.