Who Should I Start? - Week 13

Cecil Shorts or Steve Smith

Steve Smith
Steve Smith BAL
vs. SD  Sun, 1:00 ET
Cecil Shorts
Cecil Shorts JAC
vs. NYG  Sun, 1:00 ET
Questionable - Illness
Expert Pick %
95%
5%
ECR
# 30
# 47
Best
# 11
# 26
Worst
# 48
# 76
Ave Projection (?)
10.3
7.2
Best
13.2
11.4
Worst
8.6
4.8
Ave Points / Game
10.0
5.3
Total Fantasy Points
109.7
42.1
Opponent
SD
NYG
Points Allowed (?)
21.8
21.4
Expert Pick %
95%
5%
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 David Gonos
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 Jason Longfellow
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 Sean Beazley
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 Des Bieler
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 Russell Clay
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 Micah James
FFMagicMan
 
 Davis Mattek
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 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
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 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
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XN Sports
 
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 Zach Greubel
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 Michael Fabiano
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 Joseph Dolan
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 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
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 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
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 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
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 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 
 James Hatfield
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 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
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Fake Pigskin
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
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CBS Sports
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
ECR
# 30
# 47
Best
# 11
# 26
Worst
# 48
# 76
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
30
26
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
21
30
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
32
34
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
42
34
Bill Enright
FFChamps
25
35
Jeff Paur
RTSports
42
35
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
30
36
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
40
37
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
27
38
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
41
38
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
31
39
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
28
39
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
25
40
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
29
40
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
28
40
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
31
40
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
28
40
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
33
40
Mike Krueger
FFToday
26
41
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
21
41
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
32
42
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
29
42
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
31
42
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
31
42
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
29
42
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
33
42
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
35
43
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
29
43
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
31
43
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
25
43
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
21
43
Scott Cullen
TSN
29
43
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
31
44
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
32
44
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
31
44
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
33
44
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
27
44
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
31
44
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
35
44
John Halpin
Fox Sports
37
44
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
32
44
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
34
44
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
31
44
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
30
44
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
23
44
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
35
44
Site Projections
numberFire
30
45
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
28
45
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
32
45
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
30
45
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
36
45
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
32
45
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
33
45
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
32
45
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
30
45
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
32
45
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
32
45
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
28
45
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
33
45
Staff
Roto Analysis
31
45
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
30
45
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
37
45
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
30
45
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
N/A
46
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
29
46
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
30
46
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
31
46
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
21
46
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
39
46
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
38
46
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
18
46
Justin Boone
The Score
33
46
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
39
46
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
31
46
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
33
46
Chris Heil
Sportable
29
46
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
42
46
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
29
46
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
27
46
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
27
46
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
30
46
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
33
46
Micah James
FFMagicMan
30
46
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
30
46
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
30
46
John Paulsen
4for4.com
30
47
Site Projections
scoutPRO
16
47
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
30
47
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
30
47
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
11
47
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
34
48
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
31
48
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
26
49
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
31
49
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
27
49
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
32
49
David Dodds
FootballGuys
30
50
Matt Smith
NFL.com
N/A
50
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
33
50
Matthew Berry
ESPN
28
50
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
33
51
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
32
51
Dave Major
XN Sports
33
51
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
31
51
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
34
52
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
30
53
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
30
53
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
33
53
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
32
53
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
18
54
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
39
54
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
27
54
Staff Composite
NFL.com
43
55
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
21
55
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
33
55
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
23
55
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
32
55
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
35
55
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
37
56
Staff Composite
ESPN
33
56
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
28
61
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
48
61
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
36
76
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
22
N/A
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
31
N/A
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
31
N/A
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
32
N/A
Christopher Harris
ESPN
33
N/A
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
35
N/A
Eric Karabell
ESPN
36
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
10.3
7.2
Best
13.2
11.4
Worst
8.6
4.8
Receptions
4.8
4.6
Rec Yards
67.6
56.3
Rec TDs
0.6
0.3
Ave Points / Game
10.0
5.3
Total Fantasy Points
109.7
42.1
Week 12
14.9   at NO
0.6   at IND
Week 11
BYE  
BYE  
Week 10
1.7   vs. TEN
11.9   vs. DAL
Week 9
3.6   at PIT
4.0   at CIN
Week 8
3.5   at CIN
4.1   vs. MIA
Week 7
6.7   vs. ATL
1.2   vs. CLE
Week 6
17.0   at TB
8.3   at TEN
Week 5
1.4   at IND
  vs. PIT
Week 4
25.9   vs. CAR
2.5   at SD
Week 3
10.1   at CLE
9.5   vs. IND
Week 2
7.1   vs. PIT
  at WAS
Week 1
17.8   vs. CIN
  at PHI
Ave Targets / Game
8.2
8.0
Total Targets
90.0
64.0
Week 12
6.0
3.0
Week 11
BYE
BYE
Week 10
7.0
7.0
Week 9
8.0
7.0
Week 8
9.0
8.0
Week 7
5.0
9.0
Week 6
6.0
16.0
Week 5
7.0
Week 4
10.0
4.0
Week 3
7.0
10.0
Week 2
10.0
Week 1
15.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Smith Sr. benefited greatly from the bye week and plays a Chargers secondary that is 15th against fantasy receivers and declining in recent weeks.