Kolby Smith Stars In Reality and Fantasy

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It's always fun when my fantasy and reality football worlds meet and that's exactly what happened this weekend. After Priest Holmes retired, I grabbed Kolby Smith to start against the Raiders.

The same Raiders club that a week earlier was scorched for over 160-rushing yards and 3 touchdowns by little known Chester Taylor who was filling in for Adrian Peterson.

So Kolby Smith appeared to be a great start, but it gets better. You see this Chief who was facing the Raiders used to play for the Rickards Raiders a few years ago.

As for the results, how about 31 rushes, 150 yards and 2 touchdowns. Not bad for fantasy and reality. His head coach agrees.

"He did a fantastic job for the first time starting... the thing about him was we didn't want to wear him out. He got a little fatigued carrying the football... playing against a pretty good defense, he ran the ball very well," says Chiefs head coach Herm Edwards.

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