Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 9: Greg Jennings

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sport

The Vikings' dismal quarterback situation has left Greg Jennings with a low stat line. Should fantasy owners still trust him?

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings was signed in the offseason to give the passing game a boost, but he's been victimized by poor quarterback play. Through seven games, Jennings has just 25 catches for 336 yards and two touchdowns as the Vikings sunk to 1-6.

Things hit a low point in Week 8. Jennings was held to just one catch for nine yards in a loss to the Green Bay Packers. The Vikings have started three quarterbacks this season, each one as bad as the last. They are considering starting Christian Ponder over Josh Freeman against the Dallas Cowboys this week.

Fantasy impact: Minnesota's dire quarterback is having rippling effects over the rest of the offense.  Fantasy owners can't count on any kind of consistent production from Jennings right now, who hasn't scored a touchdown since Week 4 and has cleared 90 yards just once season. Adrian Peterson remains the only Viking worth starting.

Recommendation: Sit

More fantasy football news from SB Nation:

Get live advice daily in the Fantasy War Room

Today's fantasy football player updates

Week 9 fantasy football rankings: QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST

Week 9 fantasy football waiver wire: QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.