He's not exactly indestructible and hopefully this groin injury is nothing. Amendola is going to resume Wes Welker's role in the slot and has a great shot to catch 100 balls from quarterback Tom Brady. The 27-year-old receiver played in just 12 games in the past two seasons.
Fantasy impact: Despite the massive injury concerns, chances are that you can't take a receiver outside of round two that offers a higher upside than Amendola in PPR leagues. The Patriots are going to score a lot of points and they swapped out one Texas Tech product for another with Amendola stepping in. He's a must-start player against the Bills and should remain in all lineups as long as he's healthy.
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