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What to do with Andy Dalton in Week 12 fantasy football

We go over the fantasy football outlook of Andy Dalton ahead of the Cowboys Week 12 matchup against Washington.

Andy Dalton #14 of the Dallas Cowboys looks to pass during their game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium on November 22, 2020 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

Andy Dalton returned from a two-game layoff in Week 11 after missing time because of a concussion and threw for three touchdowns to top the Minnesota Vikings 31-28. He suffered a concussion in a 25-3 loss the last time he faced the Washington Football Team but will get a shot at redemption in Week 12. Let’s go over his fantasy football outlook for Thanksgiving.

Fantasy Football analysis: Cowboys QB Andy Dalton

Dalton was far from effective against Washington earlier this season and was only 9-of-19 passing for 75 yards with one interception. While he did throw three touchdown passes on Sunday he only tallied 203 passing yards. Dalton’s TD to pick ratio (1:1) isn’t great and he’s only eclipsed 250 passing yards once this season. Washington generates a ton of pressure up front and ranks third in sacks with 32, so Dalton probably won’t have a ton of time to operate.

Fantasy Start/Sit Recommendation

Washington has kept the score low in most games this season, so I’d sit Dalton in this rematch.