Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Cedric Benson or Marshawn Lynch

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13.1
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Rush TDs
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Receptions
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Rec Yards
12.9
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Rec TDs
0
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Ave Targets / Game
2.8
Total Targets
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Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
Against Carolina the only worry for us is that Lynch might get to rest if the score gets to lopsided.   
Jordan Tozzi
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In 2012, the Seahawks led the NFL in rushing attempts. Seattle Offensive Coordinator confirmed recently that Seattle will continue to use their run first based offense in 2013. Lynch finished 2013 with 1,600 rushing yards and 11 rushing touchdowns. Buy with confidence.   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
BEAST MODE can run for 100 Yards/1 TD against any opponent. The Seahawks are going to be the team to beat and the addition of <nobr><a href="#" class="FAtxtL" id="FALINK_2_0_1">Percy Harvin</a></nobr> makes this offense so much better. If the defense has to worry about the pass, Marshawn can tear you up.   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Lynch is coming off a monster season where he had 1,590 yards and 11 rushing touchdowns. He should have a big game against a Panthers D that was just 22nd against fantasy running back in 2012. He had   
Raju Byfield
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Top five potential but backfield getting crowded   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
On the road against improving CAR run D. Could be a toss-up.   
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
Lynch made the West-East trip to Carolina last year and the entire Seahawks team came off the plane flat. He posted just 9 fantasy points in that matchup.   
Taylor Smith
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Lynch had the best overall year of his career in 2012, topping 1,500 yards and scoring 11 touchdowns. The Seahawks should be looking to throw more this year than they did last year, but Lynch will still be fantastic.   
Chet Gresham
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The Panthers defense gave up the 7th most fantasy points to running backs last season. Lynch did face the Panthers and had a pedestrian 21 carries for 85 yards and no touchdowns, but if I can get 20+ carries from Lynch against any team the odds of him scoring a touchdown are great. He drops in PPR leagues, but in standard you set him and forget him.