Who Should I Start? - Week 13

Alex Smith or Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan
Matt Ryan ATL
vs. ARI  Sun, 4:05 ET
Alex Smith
Alex Smith KC
vs. DEN  Sun, 8:30 ET
Expert Pick %
85%
15%
ECR
# 14
# 19
Best
# 9
# 11
Worst
# 25
# 31
Ave Projection (?)
15.3
16.1
Best
19.2
20.0
Worst
12.3
14.9
Ave Points / Game
16.9
14.4
Total Fantasy Points
186.4
158.3
Opponent
ARI
DEN
Points Allowed (?)
14.8
19.0
Expert Pick %
85%
15%
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
Matthew Berry
ESPN
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
Staff Composite
ESPN
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Des Bieler
The Washington Post
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Scott Cullen
TSN
 
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Chris Heil
Sportable
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 Site Projections
scoutPRO
 
 Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
ECR
# 14
# 19
Best
# 9
# 11
Worst
# 25
# 31
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
16
11
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
23
12
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
23
12
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
23
13
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
19
13
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
23
13
Matthew Berry
ESPN
14
13
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
11
14
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
17
14
Staff Composite
ESPN
15
14
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
11
15
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
17
15
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
12
15
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
22
16
Mike Krueger
FFToday
14
16
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
17
16
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
13
16
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
14
16
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
10
16
Bill Enright
FFChamps
15
16
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
14
16
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
17
16
Christopher Harris
ESPN
14
16
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
17
16
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
15
16
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
12
16
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
23
16
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
15
17
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
14
17
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
13
17
Eric Karabell
ESPN
16
17
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
12
17
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
15
18
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
11
18
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
10
18
Justin Boone
The Score
15
18
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
15
18
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
14
18
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
9
18
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
15
18
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
16
18
Dave Major
XN Sports
13
18
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
14
18
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
15
18
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
15
18
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
18
19
John Paulsen
4for4.com
13
19
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
12
19
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
11
19
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
12
19
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
13
19
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
13
19
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
17
19
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
12
19
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
12
19
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
14
19
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
13
19
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
15
19
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
13
19
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
14
19
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
14
19
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
20
19
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
16
19
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
13
19
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
15
19
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
14
19
Scott Cullen
TSN
13
19
Micah James
FFMagicMan
14
19
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
13
19
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
14
19
David Dodds
FootballGuys
14
20
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
9
20
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
10
20
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
10
20
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
13
20
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
13
20
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
14
20
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
14
20
Chris Heil
Sportable
17
20
John Halpin
Fox Sports
12
20
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
13
20
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
14
20
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
17
20
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
13
20
Staff
Roto Analysis
13
20
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
20
21
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
12
21
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
15
21
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
12
21
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
13
21
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
14
21
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
14
21
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
25
21
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
13
22
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
13
22
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
11
22
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
10
22
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
15
23
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
14
23
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
15
23
Site Projections
scoutPRO
10
24
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
15
24
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
12
24
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
15
24
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
14
24
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
14
25
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
19
25
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
15
26
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
14
26
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
17
26
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
17
26
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
19
29
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
14
31
Jeff Paur
RTSports
11
N/A
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
12
N/A
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
13
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
15.3
16.1
Best
19.2
20.0
Worst
12.3
14.9
Pass Yards
277.8
239.0
Pass TDs
1.5
1.5
Ints
1.1
0.5
Rush Yards
5.6
16.2
Ave Points / Game
16.9
14.4
Total Fantasy Points
186.4
158.3
Week 12
15.5   vs. CLE
17.9   at OAK
Week 11
15.1   at CAR
4.2   vs. SEA
Week 10
15.7   at TB
15.6   at BUF
Week 9
BYE  
16.0   vs. NYJ
Week 8
15.7   vs. DET
9.4   vs. STL
Week 7
11.8   at BAL
15.7   at SD
Week 6
12.7   vs. CHI
BYE  
Week 5
14.6   at NYG
13.6   at SF
Week 4
20.1   at MIN
22.7   vs. NE
Week 3
23.6   vs. TB
19.1   at MIA
Week 2
10.0   at CIN
14.4   at DEN
Week 1
31.4   vs. NO
9.7   vs. TEN
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Ryan has a terrible matchup against a Cardinals team that is 12th against fantasy quarterbacks and has been playing lights out in recent weeks.