Holmes game, then Jets WR goes away

Santonio to see extended action in preseason finale before starting his suspension

Updated: September 2, 2010, 5:22 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

If you belong to a fantasy league for the NFL preseason -- if there is such a thing -- New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes would be a strong play Thursday night.

Before starting a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, Holmes will log about three quarters of work against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.

It will be a jayvee game, with both teams resting their starters in the preseason finale. Holmes, a former ...

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