Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Cecil Shorts or Steve Smith

Steve Smith
Steve Smith BAL
vs. CIN  Sun, 1:00 ET
Cecil Shorts
Cecil Shorts HOU
vs. WAS  Sun, 1:00 ET
Expert Pick %
78%
22%
ECR
# 54
# 52
Best
# 27
# 29
Worst
# 71
# 78
Ave Projection (?)
5.3
4.0
Best
6.4
7.1
Worst
4.1
0.0
Opponent
CIN
WAS
Points Allowed (?)
20.6
23.1
Expert Pick %
78%
22%
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 Gene Wang
The Washington Post
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 Staff
Roto Analysis
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
Scott Cullen
TSN
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
Matt De Lima
ScoutFantasy
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
Jim McCormick
ESPN
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
Dave Major
XN Sports
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
Micah James
FFMagicMan
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
Adam Rank
NFL.com
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
Staff Composite
NFL.com
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
Chris Heil
Sportable
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 Seth Klein
Razzball
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Site Projections
numberFire
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Paul Greco
Paul Greco Sports
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 Site Projections
scoutPRO
 
 Tom Schriner
FFLockerRoom
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Joshua Kay
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 
 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Bryan Fontaine
RotoGrinders
 
 Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Sablich Brothers
The NY Times
 
 Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Sean Koerner
STATS
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 
ECR
# 54
# 52
Best
# 27
# 29
Worst
# 71
# 78
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
42
29
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
58
31
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
51
33
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
62
34
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
42
34
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
52
34
Scott Cullen
TSN
54
34
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
52
35
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
37
36
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
56
38
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
N/A
38
Matt De Lima
ScoutFantasy
53
38
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
57
39
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
56
39
Jim McCormick
ESPN
54
39
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
40
41
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
49
42
Dave Major
XN Sports
51
43
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
N/A
43
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
66
43
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
60
43
Micah James
FFMagicMan
54
43
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
56
45
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
59
45
Gene Wang
The Washington Post
45
46
Adam Rank
NFL.com
57
46
Staff Composite
NFL.com
50
46
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
65
47
Matt Smith
NFL.com
43
48
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
43
50
Staff
Roto Analysis
51
54
Chris Heil
Sportable
60
58
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
57
61
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
49
78
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
27
N/A
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
31
N/A
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
38
N/A
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
39
N/A
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
42
N/A
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
42
N/A
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
43
N/A
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
43
N/A
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
44
N/A
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
44
N/A
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
44
N/A
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
45
N/A
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
45
N/A
David Dodds
FootballGuys
45
N/A
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
46
N/A
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
46
N/A
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
47
N/A
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
48
N/A
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
48
N/A
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
49
N/A
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
49
N/A
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
49
N/A
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
49
N/A
Christopher Harris
ESPN
49
N/A
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
49
N/A
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
50
N/A
Seth Klein
Razzball
50
N/A
Mike Krueger
FFToday
50
N/A
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
52
N/A
Site Projections
numberFire
52
N/A
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
52
N/A
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
52
N/A
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
52
N/A
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
52
N/A
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
52
N/A
Paul Greco
Paul Greco Sports
52
N/A
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
53
N/A
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
53
N/A
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
53
N/A
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
53
N/A
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
54
N/A
Bill Enright
FFChamps
54
N/A
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
54
N/A
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
54
N/A
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
54
N/A
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
54
N/A
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
54
N/A
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
55
N/A
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
55
N/A
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
55
N/A
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
55
N/A
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
55
N/A
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
55
N/A
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
55
N/A
Site Projections
scoutPRO
55
N/A
Tom Schriner
FFLockerRoom
55
N/A
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
55
N/A
Joshua Kay
The Fantasy Fix
56
N/A
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
56
N/A
John Halpin
Fox Sports
56
N/A
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
56
N/A
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
57
N/A
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
57
N/A
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
57
N/A
Staff Composite
ESPN
57
N/A
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
58
N/A
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
58
N/A
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
58
N/A
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
58
N/A
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
58
N/A
Bryan Fontaine
RotoGrinders
59
N/A
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
59
N/A
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
59
N/A
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
59
N/A
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
60
N/A
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
60
N/A
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
60
N/A
Justin Boone
The Score
60
N/A
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
60
N/A
Sablich Brothers
The NY Times
60
N/A
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
61
N/A
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
61
N/A
John Paulsen
4for4.com
62
N/A
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
62
N/A
Sean Koerner
STATS
62
N/A
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
63
N/A
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
64
N/A
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
64
N/A
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
66
N/A
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
66
N/A
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
71
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
5.3
4.0
Best
6.4
7.1
Worst
4.1
0.0
Receptions
3.8
2.6
Rec Yards
47.2
34.2
Rec TDs
0.1
0.1
Ave Targets / Game
7.3
9.5
Total Targets
109.0
124.0
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
He's old but looked good in preseason. Could be a sneaky play.