Who Should I Start? - Week 16

Fred Jackson or Pierre Thomas

Fred Jackson
Fred Jackson BUF
at OAK  Sun, 4:25 ET
Pierre Thomas
Pierre Thomas NO
vs. ATL  Sun, 1:00 ET
Expert Pick %
98%
2%
ECR
# 15
# 30
Best
# 6
# 12
Worst
# 34
# 44
Ave Projection (?)
13.1
6.7
Best
16.0
11.9
Worst
11.0
4.1
Ave Points / Game
8.8
7.6
Total Fantasy Points
106.1
75.6
Opponent
OAK
ATL
Points Allowed (?)
24.2
24.8
Expert Pick %
98%
2%
 Site Projections
scoutPRO
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
Adam Rank
NFL.com
 Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Chris Heil
Sportable
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
 
 Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Site Projections
numberFire
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Scott Cullen
TSN
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
 
 Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 
 Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
ECR
# 15
# 30
Best
# 6
# 12
Worst
# 34
# 44
Site Projections
scoutPRO
6
32
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
8
34
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
9
22
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
10
42
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
10
20
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
10
28
Chris Heil
Sportable
10
30
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
10
25
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
10
32
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
10
29
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
10
33
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
10
36
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
11
23
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
11
25
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
11
31
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
11
31
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
12
26
Mike Krueger
FFToday
12
35
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
12
32
Justin Boone
The Score
12
29
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
12
31
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
12
33
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
12
24
Matt Smith
NFL.com
13
N/A
John Paulsen
4for4.com
13
30
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
13
30
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
13
29
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
13
33
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
13
32
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
13
33
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
13
33
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
13
29
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
13
32
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
13
30
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
13
28
Site Projections
numberFire
14
33
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
14
31
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
14
31
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
14
24
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
14
30
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
14
29
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
14
32
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
14
32
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
14
30
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
14
31
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
14
33
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
14
28
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
14
31
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
14
32
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
14
29
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
14
31
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
14
18
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
14
38
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
14
32
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
14
31
Christopher Harris
ESPN
14
37
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
14
32
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
14
30
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
14
32
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
14
23
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
14
31
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
14
30
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
14
30
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
14
29
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
14
31
Bill Enright
FFChamps
14
18
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
14
31
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
14
30
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
14
30
Scott Cullen
TSN
14
32
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
14
30
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
14
30
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
14
30
Staff
Roto Analysis
14
30
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
14
30
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
14
30
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
14
30
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
15
33
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
15
38
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
15
33
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
15
21
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
15
26
John Halpin
Fox Sports
15
33
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
15
30
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
15
21
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
15
23
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
16
31
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
16
36
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
16
33
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
16
30
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
16
27
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
16
35
Jeff Paur
RTSports
16
37
Matthew Berry
ESPN
16
32
Eric Karabell
ESPN
16
34
Staff Composite
ESPN
16
31
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
16
32
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
16
22
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
17
28
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
17
26
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
17
26
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
17
12
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
17
30
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
18
27
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
18
35
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
18
26
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
18
33
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
18
33
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
18
35
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
18
30
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
19
35
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
20
24
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
20
31
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
20
26
David Dodds
FootballGuys
21
31
Staff Composite
NFL.com
22
43
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
24
55
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
25
36
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
26
37
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
27
31
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
32
44
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
33
N/A
Adam Rank
NFL.com
34
26
Ave Projection (?)
13.1
6.7
Best
16.0
11.9
Worst
11.0
4.1
Rush Yards
65.4
21.2
Rush TDs
0.6
0.2
Receptions
4.4
3.6
Rec Yards
30.4
30.0
Rec TDs
0.0
0.0
Ave Points / Game
8.8
7.6
Total Fantasy Points
106.1
75.6
Week 15
9.8   vs. GB
9.4   at CHI
Week 14
7.2   at DEN
5.2   vs. CAR
Week 13
9.7   vs. CLE
3.7   at PIT
Week 12
10.5   vs. NYJ
5.6   vs. BAL
Week 11
  at MIA
  vs. CIN
Week 10
4.9   vs. KC
  vs. SF
Week 9
BYE  
  at CAR
Week 8
  at NYJ
  vs. GB
Week 7
2.8   vs. MIN
3.0   at DET
Week 6
10.3   vs. NE
BYE  
Week 5
12.7   at DET
23.2   vs. TB
Week 4
8.5   at HOU
2.3   at DAL
Week 3
17.2   vs. SD
11.1   vs. MIN
Week 2
5.1   vs. MIA
3.2   at CLE
Week 1
7.4   at CHI
8.9   at ATL
Ave Targets / Game
6.3
5.2
Total Targets
75.0
52.0
Week 15
6.0
5.0
Week 14
14.0
6.0
Week 13
4.0
4.0
Week 12
4.0
8.0
Week 11
Week 10
5.0
Week 9
BYE
Week 8
Week 7
3.0
4.0
Week 6
6.0
BYE
Week 5
9.0
10.0
Week 4
7.0
2.0
Week 3
10.0
3.0
Week 2
4.0
3.0
Week 1
3.0
7.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Jackson has great RB1 upside against a Raiders D that allows the 2nd most points to fantasy running backs.
The Saints utilize Thomas in the screen game and he should have some chances for big plays against the poor Falcons run defense.