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Roddy White has some advice for annoyed fantasy players

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Roddy White" src="" alt="" width="600" height="400" /> By Sam Gardner, Roddy White was more or less a non-factor against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, hauling in just two catches for 19 yards as a high ankle sprain hampered him in the Atlanta Falcons’ 23-17 loss. Naturally, the season-opening flop got some of White’s fantasy owners all up in arms:

    White has never been one to shy away from controversy, though — this is the guy who called a follower a peasant just last week — so naturally, he responded to the criticism with a little bit of advice on Monday:       So there you have it, from the man himself. If Roddy White doesn’t practice, Roddy White says not to start Roddy White in fantasy. That, of course, begs the question: If White doesn’t feel he’s of fantasy value when he doesn’t practice, why would he think he’s of real value to the Falcons? But that’s a discussion for another day. In the world of fantasy football, logic gets checked at the door. Questions? Comments? Send them to and we might respond in our weekly mailbag!