Carroll: Status of Delhomme and Taylor
Let's get to it:
If you've been following The Fantasy Show's league, you'll know that my ongoing QB saga is still ongoing and now, affected by injury. Each week, I'm forced to figure out whether I should start the inconsistent Rex Grossman or the inconsistent Jake Delhomme. I've won despite this, in large part due to my pick of LaDainian Tomlinson at No. 4 overall, but now Delhomme's thumb injury comes into the decision. The ligament sprain on his throwing thumb isn't the reason he's played badly for much of the second half of the season; it just happened on Monday. Now, the injury appears worse than initially thought and may need surgery. Chris Weinke looks to get the start this week and depending on how Delhomme adjusts, could be the QB for a while. The Panthers also appear to be getting DeShaun Foster back this week. The minor questions they had about his ability to take contact on his elbow appear gone and he should be back in his timeshare with DeAngelo Williams, but the Panthers love Williams' ability to burst.
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