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It’s been an ugly start to the season for second-year running back Lamar Miller.┬áThe Dolphins’ rusher entered the season with more promise than almost any other fantasy running back and he has promptly fallen on his face. Now is the time to acquire Miller, help him up, dust him off, and watch him reach his potential.

Lamar Miller

Week 5 line: 7 carries for 15 yards
The Ravens are a tough opponent against the run, but averaging 2.1 yards per carry last week is unacceptable for a player with Miller’s talent. Miller is challenging David Wilson for the title of most frustrating fantasy player through five games. This week he will rest up on a bye, only to return to action in Week 6 against the Bills’ accommodating’ run defense. Make a trade for him now, hold him through his bye, and watch his value rise over the next month. VERDICT: BUY

Bilal Powell

Week 5 line: 12 carries for 38 yards, 1 reception for 9 yards
Powell’s value took a hit on Monday night with the return of Chris Ivory and Mike Goodson. The trio of backs immediately formed a committee, and despite seeing the most snaps (Powell 35, Goodson 11, Ivory 8), it’s clear that Powell’s most productive fantasy days are now behind him. A matchup with the Steelers’ stout run defense will likely drop his value even further, so make a move now and shop Powell to one of the running back deprived teams in your league. VERDICT: SELL

Geno Smith

Week 5 line: 16/20 for 199 yards and 3 touchdowns, 3 carries for 21 yards
The second Jet to make the sell list, are we noticing a trend here? Yes. Smith had an impressive game on Monday night and led his team to a win. However, a closer look at his numbers reveals that his production simply isn’t sustainable. Smith attempted just 20 passes and was held under 200 yards, but his three touchdowns were the key to his big fantasy week. The rookie has already shown that he can be inconsistent, so if a Matt Ryan owner is looking for a bye week replacement, see if he’s interested in Smith. VERDICT: SELL

Robert Griffin III

Week 4 line: 18/31 for 227 yards and 1 touchdown, 3 carries for 10 yards (Bye Week 5)
Griffin is coming off a bye, so we gave you a glimpse back at his Week 4 numbers. The Redskins had two weeks to correct their flaws and return to action against a Cowboys defense that has been extremely vulnerable through the air. Dallas has given up 326.4 passing yards per game, ranking them 31st in the league, which sounds like a perfect remedy for Griffin. It doesn’t stop there for Griffin, who faces six of the worst pass defenses over the next six weeks: Bears (24th), Broncos (32nd), Chargers (27th), Vikings (T-29th), Eagles (T-29th). Griffin is about to re-establish himself as a top seven quarterback. VERDICT: BUY

Alshon Jeffery

Week 5 line: 10 receptions for 218 yards and 1 touchdown (13 targets)
Before Alshon Jeffery owners lose their minds at the thought of trading away a player coming off a 200-yard performance, stop and look at the all the details. Jeffery has had two elite outings over the last two weeks (5 receptions, 107 yards and a touchdown in Week 4), meaning his value is extremely high. However, Jeffery’s production has been a direct result of Brandon Marshall drawing extra coverage. Marshall will go back to getting his and Jeffery return to the up-and-down season expected of rookie wideouts. Every fantasy owner covets a WR3 with the kind of upside that Jeffery, so use him as a trade chip and try to pry away help elsewhere. VERDICT: SELL

Vincent Jackson

Week 4 line: 2 receptions for 27 yards (11 targets) (Bye Week 5)
Jackson is another player coming off a bye week with hope that his offense will be able to solve their early season woes. The Buccaneers’ top target has yet to reach the end zone in 2013, which has more to do with the shaky play of Josh Freeman than it does with Jackson’s ability. Rookie Mike Glennon has a long way to go to be a legitimate NFL starter, but he has a big arm and showed a willingness to feed Jackson passes. With two weeks to analyze the rookie’s first start, the Buccaneers will coach him up and Jackson will benefit. VERDICT: BUY

Jordan Cameron

Week 5 line: 3 receptions for 36 yards (5 targets)
You have a one-week window where Jordan Cameron owners might be willing to move the pass-catching tight end. Cameron had his worst game of the season last week when Brian Hoyer was knocked out of the game and his owners might have some doubt about whether his stats will suffer with Weeden and Josh Gordon back in the offense. If the Cameron owner also has Rob Gronkowski, this is the perfect time to swoop in and get Cameron at a reasonable price. VERDICT: BUY

Brandon Pettigrew

Week 5 line: 4 receptions for 49 yards (5 targets)
Which Brandon Pettigrew do you believe in: the player who caught 5 passes for 38 yards over the first two weeks or the player who caught 11 passes for 113 yards over the last two weeks? Nate Burleson’s injury has helped Pettigrew gain a bigger role in the offense, as did the late inactive tag for Calvin Johnson last week. Pettigrew is not an athletic tight end and gets very little after the catch. Find the Owen Daniels owner and see if he’s interested. VERDICT: SELL