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2014 Fantasy Football: 15 Questions That Must Be Answered During Training Camp

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2014 Fantasy Football: 15 Questions That Must Be Answered During Training Camp

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Training camp opens up for all NFL teams in less than a month, and fans across the country are starting to prepare for the upcoming fantasy football season. Like every season, there are numerous questions marks for every team. Here are 15 fantasy football questions that must be answered before the start of the 2014 season.

15. Who Will Be Starting QB For Minnesota Vikings?

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15. Who Will Be Starting QB For Minnesota Vikings?

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Heading into training camp, it looks like Matt Cassel has the edge. However, do not be surprised if Teddy Bridgewater wins the job before Week 1 of the regular season.

14. Who Will Be Starting RB for the New York Giants?

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14. Who Will Be Starting RB for the New York Giants?

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With uncertainty surrounding David Wilson, it is Rashad Jennings’ job to lose. However, Jennings has never started a full season. Asking him to do so would be an extremely tall order.

13. Who Will Be the Carolina Panthers' No. 1 Wide Receiver?

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13. Who Will Be the Carolina Panthers' No. 1 Wide Receiver?

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Kelvin Benjamin seems to be the guy by default. With a receiving corps that is dependent on Jerricho Cotchery and Jason Avant to produce, fantasy players may want to stay away from playmakers on this team.

12. Who Will Step Up in the New York Jets’ Backfield?

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12. Who Will Step Up in the New York Jets’ Backfield?

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While Chris Johnson and Chris Ivory will both see carries throughout the season, one of these guys needs to separate themselves to make it worth it for fantasy players to put a Jets running back in their starting lineup.

11. Will Frank Gore Still Be Workhorse For San Francisco 49ers?

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11. Will Frank Gore Still Be Workhorse For San Francisco 49ers?

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At 31 years old, Gore is an enigma of a running back. He continues to produce 1,000 yards and close to 10 touchdowns each season. Heading into 2014, there is no evidence of him slowing down.

10. Who Will Replace Josh Gordon for the Cleveland Browns?

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10. Who Will Replace Josh Gordon for the Cleveland Browns?

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Assuming Gordon is suspended for the entire season, somebody needs to step up for Cleveland. It is tough to think Miles Austin will be much of a contribution, so look for Jordan Cameron to become an even bigger stud than he already is.

9. Will Alex Smith Continue Solid Play for Kansas City Chiefs?

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9. Will Alex Smith Continue Solid Play for Kansas City Chiefs?

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He had arguably his best professional season in 2013. While he will continue to not turn the ball over, it is hard to imagine Smith will be as good of a fantasy quarterback in 2014.

8. Will Trent Richardson Prove He Isn't a Bust for Indianapolis Colts?

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8. Will Trent Richardson Prove He Isn't a Bust for Indianapolis Colts?

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This may be a make-or-break season for Richardson. The Colts gave up a lot to acquire him, and it is time to prove why he was so highly touted coming out of college.

7. Which Rookie Wide Receivers Will Be Fantasy Studs?

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7. Which Rookie Wide Receivers Will Be Fantasy Studs?

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Last year it was Keenan Allen. This season, keep your eyes on Sammy Watkins, Jordan Matthews and Kelvin Benjamin just to name a few.

6. Is Tony Romo on his Last Leg?

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6. Is Tony Romo on his Last Leg?

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Romo has been a consistent fantasy player for a while now. However, coming off a major back injury, combined with his age, there are major questions on whether he should be a fantasy owner’s starting quarterback.

5. Will Andre Johnson Continue Producing For Houston Texans With QB Uncertainty?

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5. Will Andre Johnson Continue Producing For Houston Texans With QB Uncertainty?

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Assuming Johnson reports to training camp, there is concern on whether Ryan Fitzpatrick, or whomever is the starting quarterback, can get one of the best wide receivers in the NFL the ball.

4. Who Will Be Robert Griffin III’s No. 1 Target for the Washington Redskins?

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4. Who Will Be Robert Griffin III’s No. 1 Target for the Washington Redskins?

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With the acquisition of DeSean Jackson, RGIII has great options. Pierre Garcon is a good bet to answer this question, but don't count out Jackson and Jordan Reed.

3. Who Will Be Nick Foles’ No. 1 Target for the Philadelphia Eagles?

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3. Who Will Be Nick Foles’ No. 1 Target for the Philadelphia Eagles?

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Even with the loss of DeSean Jackson, Foles has a ton of options. Look for either Jeremy Maclin or Zach Ertz to become the quarterback’s favorite target.

2. Who Should Be the First Quarterback Taken in Fantasy Drafts?

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2. Who Should Be the First Quarterback Taken in Fantasy Drafts?

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Common sense says Peyton Manning after his 2013 season. However, it seems that a different quarterback is the top guy each year.

1. Who Should Be the First Running Back Taken in Fantasy Drafts?

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1. Who Should Be the First Running Back Taken in Fantasy Drafts?

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This is a three-man race between Adrian Peterson, LeSean McCoy and Jamaal Charles. Arguments can be made for each player.