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Keenan Allen totals 102 yards in Chargers' victory
Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen caught 4 passes (6 targets) for 62 yards and rushed 4 times for 41 yards in a 38-14, Week 6 win over the Cleveland Browns.
Allen entered the game with 3 career rushes for 14 yards. He led the Chargers in targets and catches but Tyrell Williams did the majority of the damage, with 118 yards and 2 touchdowns on 3 receptions. Allen and company host the Tennessee Titans in Week 7.
Allen scored 12.3 FanDuel points in Week 6. He has 36 receptions for 434 yards and 1 touchdown on 51 targets this season.
Jaguars' T.J. Yeldon rushes for 41 yards on 8 carries in Week 6 loss
Jacksonville Jaguars running back T.J. Yeldon rushed for 41 yards on 8 carries and caught 3 of 5 targets for 29 yards in a 40-7 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
Yeldon was solid on a per carry basis, as he averaged 5.1 yards per rush and had a 50.0% success rate. His volume was limited due to the game script, as Jacksonville trailed 24-0 by halftime.
He managed 8.5 FanDuel points in Week 6, which was 26th among running backs. For the season, Yeldon has rushed for 299 yards and a touchdown on 67 carries, and has caught 25 passes for 223 yards and 3 scores.
Greg Olsen has 4 catches, 48 yards for Panthers in return
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen caught 4 passes for 48 yards on 7 targets in a 23-17, Week 6 loss to the Washington Redskins.
Olsen played 59-of-60 snaps (98.3 percent) in his first game since Week 1 and finished just a target off the team lead. There will be a constant re-injury risk moving forward but Olsen didn't appear to show any effects on Sunday. The Panthers visit the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 7.
Olsen scored 6.8 FanDuel points in the loss. He has 6 catches for 81 yards on 9 targets in two games this season.
Jared Cook only catches 2 passes for 10 yards in Raiders' loss
Oakland Raiders tight end Jared Cook caught 2 of 2 targets for 10 yards in a 27-3 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.
After averaging 92.5 yards per game through Week 4, Cook has combined for 30 yards in his past two games. Seattle has been good against tight ends this season, so Cook's poor Week 6 makes some sense.
Cook scored 2.0 FanDuel points in Week 6, ranking 34th at the position. For the season as a whole, he has caught 32 of 43 targets for 400 yards and 2 touchdowns. His 19.0% target share leads the Raiders.
Browns' David Njoku scores 1st touchdown of season
Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku caught 7 passes (12 targets) for 55 yards and 1 touchdown in a 38-14, Week 6 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.
Njoku's first touchdown of the season came on a 1-yarder in the fourth quarter. He led the team in targets and receptions on Sunday and has now seen 23 looks from Baker Mayfield over the past two weeks. The Browns draw a porous Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense in Week 7.
Njoku scored a season-high 15.0 FanDuel points in Week 6. He has 27 receptions for 245 yards and 1 touchdown on 46 targets in his second year in the league.
No sign of Le'Veon Bell at Steelers' facility on Monday, according to report
There has bee "no sign of" running back Le'Veon Bell at the Pittsburgh Steelers' facility on Monday, according to NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala.
Previous reports said Bell was expected to report to the team this week and end his holdout. Despite the absence of the all-pro back, the Steelers' running game has still been solid.
James Conner, Bell's replacement, is fifth in the NFL in rushing yards, and the team itself came into Week 6 ranked 11th in rushing success rate.
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