CB Corner: Week 17 matchups

In the last week of the season, don't let reputations overshadow actual performance

Updated: December 30, 2009, 1:25 PM ET
By KC Joyner | ESPN Insider
Steve SmithWin McNamee/Getty ImagesN.Y. Giants wide receiver Steve Smith could benefit from a good matchup against the Vikings.

When it comes to New Year's resolutions, most people focus on trivial subjects such as losing weight or saving money. The Cornerback Corner is here to suggest you focus your resolutions on something important such as three things you can do to help your fantasy team notch a win in Week 17.

Resolution No. 1: Don't avoid playing wide receivers facing cornerbacks whose dominant reputations don't match their current level of performance.