Answer Guys: Playoff decisions
Dave: I was disappointed in Faulk's performance last week, especially considering the matchup that he had facing the Seahawks and despite the fact that he's still sharing running back duties with Sammy Morris. Most of the touches will go to Morris again this week, but I'm expecting Faulk to bounce back nicely in Week 15. The Raiders present an even easier matchup on the ground, but where Faulk will lose out for his lack of rushing attempts, he'll make up for it with his receiving skills out of the backfield. Have you looked at Faulk's combined rushing and receiving totals so far this season? Take Faulk's 846 total yards from scrimmage and add his four touchdowns, and you've got a pretty good injury replacement.
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