Big Brother 17: Vanessa Pursues Targets Behind Backdoor Deceit

Vanessa Rousso and Austin Matelson took over the Big Brother 17 house on Thursday night and while they’ve been broadcasting a plan to Backdoor Audrey Middleton their true intentions are setting a different target.

Vanessa Rousso runs through her Big Brother plans
Vanessa Rousso runs through her Big Brother plans – Source: CBS All Access

Watch out James Huling and Jeff Weldon. Clearly on the other side of the house these two players are topping the target list for those in control this week and unless someone pulls off a narrow opportunity at the Veto comp then one of them could be in big trouble.

Now that Vanessa will remain Head of Household for the week she’s preparing to go after James with Jeff as the backup. Vanessa has said James hadn’t talked game to her until she won HoH and his attitude towards women in the house has put her at odds with him. Putting those two issues together has raised him on Vanessa’s hit list over Jeff.

Flashback to 10:10PM BBT 7/10 Cams 1/2 on your Live Feeds (get the Free Trial to watch now) as Vanessa, Austin, Clay, and Liz go over their latest plan.

Vanessa is very worried that James is on to what she’s really doing. She thinks James may have thrown the BotB competition, but the others disagree. Vanessa was upset that James blew her off after the competition when she tried to hug him. Well, she did put him on the Block so I don’t know why she’d be expecting cartwheels from James.

Both Vanessa and Austin had been promising the HGs not in their inner circle that Audrey was actually the target. Austin professed this to Meg and Jason, who just won their way off the Block. Vanessa was also swearing this BD-Audrey plan to John who she used to help throw the BotB. You’d think if she was asking such a big favor of John she’d somewhat more honest with him, but both HoHs this week when full-deceit mode to get this done.

In a perfect voting scenario for Vanessa, the only thing right now that can save James and Jeff this week would be Jeff winning the Veto and taking James down. Should John come down Vanessa suggests she’d go ahead and put up Jeff even though she’d be keeping someone around who was very upset with her next week.

Vanessa’s preference is clearly for James to go over Jeff, but it’ll be up to the voters to decide that one. She runs through the count to get to six votes and believes they have it if they can make sure Becky is in their pocket. They don’t want to rely on Audrey because of her transparent hinky votes each week.

The Power of Veto competition is coming up today inside the Big Brother house and we’ll be watching the Live Feeds for the spoilers and results. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and by Email Updates to get all the latest news sent to you.


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