In the team's first game without both starting wide receivers Keenan Allen (lacerated kidney) and Malcom Floyd (torn labrum), it was expected that Stevie Johnson would be a larger part of the offensive game plan. However, despite leading the team in both targets and receiving yards, his day was a mediocre one at best. The Chargers offense as a whole was sputtering and inconsistent all afternoon. He hauled in 7-of-8 targets for 54 yards. (Source: ESPN)

Fantasy Impact: Stevie Johnson will have yet another potentially big role next week when the Chargers head to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars. He will be a flex-flier in Week 12.

Category: Game Recaps

WalterFootball | Nov 25th
Stevie again will see plenty of targets. His production hasn't been great, but I think this matchup lends itself to a nice floor.
Fantasy Football Maniax | Nov 25th
Jacksonville is just 21st against fantasy receivers, Johnson could be a WR3 play in a much easier matchup than the KC game last week.
RotoBaller | Nov 12th
Week 10 Fantasy Football Buys Matthew Stafford (QB, DET) The 19th-ranked QB is coming off of a bye week to face a ticked-off Green Bay Packers squad that ranks sixth in touchdowns allowed on the season. With a new offensive coordinator and a franchise looking for a new president and general manager, the Detroit Lions are... Read More
RotoBaller | Nov 8th
The San Diego Chargers have become one of the most fascinating teams to forecast in fantasy this season thanks to Philip Rivers putting up huge numbers on a weekly basis. Things became more interesting after the unfortunate news of star wide receiver Keenan Allen being ruled out of the remainder of the season with a... Read More
RotoBaller | Nov 7th
Below you will find our Week 9 wide receivers rankings, to help determine your WR starts/sits for this week, brought to you by Edward Gorelik (@EdwardGorelik) and Zach Wilkens (@LopsidedTrades). Featured fantasy football writer Zach Wilkens also highlights some WR rankings and matchups analysis for Week 9, and draws some matchup conclusions. He tells you... Read More
RotoBaller | Nov 6th
The waiver wire isn't the only place to change the course of your team. The right trade can make or break your season. The key is to buy low on cold players and sell overachieving players whose values have skyrocketed. While this is a well-known method, some owners still tend to overreact when a play over- or... Read More
RotoBaller | Nov 3rd
The bad news for the San Diego Chargers keeps coming. Star wide receiver Keenan Allen is officially out for the season with a lacerated kidney. Allen is leading all AFC receivers in total receptions and has emerged as one of the best fantasy names at his position. The heartbreaking news broke Monday when head coach... Read More
RotoBaller | Sep 27th
Somewhat of a surprise starter in San Diego after a ho-hum season at San Francisco, Stevie Johnson seems to have regained the form that lead him to three straight thousand yard seasons with the Bills. He’s converting targets to receptions at an excellent rate (11 catches on 12 targets), and has managed to snag a... Read More