Who Should I Start? - Week 8

Giovani Bernard or Pierre Thomas

Giovani Bernard
Giovani Bernard CIN
vs. BAL  Sun, 1:00 ET
Pierre Thomas
Pierre Thomas NO
vs. GB  Sun, 8:30 ET
Out - Shoulder
Expert Pick %
100%
0%
ECR
# 11
# 47
Best
# 8
# 33
Worst
# 19
# 43
Ave Projection (?)
12.3
1.5
Best
14.7
5.8
Worst
10.9
0.0
Ave Points / Game
13.6
8.6
Total Fantasy Points
81.8
51.7
Opponent
BAL
GB
Points Allowed (?)
11.7
19.2
Expert Pick %
100%
0%
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football

No experts recommend
Pierre Thomas

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RTSports
 
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ESPN
 
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Yahoo! Sports
 
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Yahoo! Sports
 
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The Fake Football
 
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Pro Football Focus
 
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Pro Football Focus
 
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The Score
 
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Pro Football Focus
 
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The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
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Gridiron Experts
 
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Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
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Pressbox
 
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Yahoo! Sports
 
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The Football Girl
 
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FantasySharks
 
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XN Sports
 
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Fox Sports
 
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ESPN
 
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Yahoo! Sports
 
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Fantasy Team Advice
 
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FootballGuys
 
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ESPN
 
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EDSFootball
 
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The Fake Football
 
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Pro Football Focus
 
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Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
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The Fantasy Fix
 
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The Fantasy Fix
 
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ESPN
 
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Bloomberg Sports
 
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Tags Fantasy Football
 
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Forensic Fantasy
 
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Bleacher Report
 
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Yahoo! Sports
 
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Fantasy Football Cafe
 
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ESPN
 
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ProjectRoto
 
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CBS Sports
 
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CBS Sports
 
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Juan Elway
 
ECR
# 11
# 47
Best
# 8
# 33
Worst
# 19
# 43
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
8
N/A
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
8
N/A
Jeff Paur
RTSports
8
N/A
Eric Karabell
ESPN
8
N/A
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
9
N/A
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
9
N/A
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
9
N/A
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
9
33
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
10
N/A
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
10
N/A
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
10
33
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
10
27
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
10
35
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
10
31
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
10
35
Justin Boone
The Score
10
N/A
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
10
N/A
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
10
N/A
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
10
N/A
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
10
N/A
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
11
N/A
John Paulsen
4for4.com
11
N/A
Site Projections
scoutPRO
11
N/A
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
11
N/A
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
11
N/A
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
11
39
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
11
N/A
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
11
39
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
11
N/A
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
11
N/A
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
11
39
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
11
N/A
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
11
N/A
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
11
N/A
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
11
N/A
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
12
43
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
12
N/A
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
12
N/A
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
12
49
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
12
N/A
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
12
N/A
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
12
N/A
John Halpin
Fox Sports
12
N/A
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
12
N/A
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
12
N/A
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
13
N/A
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
13
42
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
13
N/A
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
13
N/A
Staff Composite
ESPN
13
N/A
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
13
N/A
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
14
N/A
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
14
N/A
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
14
N/A
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
14
N/A
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
14
N/A
Matthew Berry
ESPN
14
N/A
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
14
N/A
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
15
39
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
15
N/A
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
15
N/A
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
15
N/A
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
16
N/A
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
16
N/A
Christopher Harris
ESPN
16
N/A
David Dodds
FootballGuys
17
N/A
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
17
N/A
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
18
N/A
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
18
N/A
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
18
N/A
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
19
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
12.3
1.5
Best
14.7
5.8
Worst
10.9
0.0
Rush Yards
55.9
5.5
Rush TDs
0.4
0.1
Receptions
3.8
0.6
Rec Yards
32.3
4.5
Rec TDs
0.2
0.0
Ave Points / Game
13.6
8.6
Total Fantasy Points
81.8
51.7
Week 7
1.6   at IND
3.0   at DET
Week 6
21.7   vs. CAR
BYE  
Week 5
7.2   at NE
23.2   vs. TB
Week 4
BYE  
2.3   at DAL
Week 3
17.4   vs. TEN
11.1   vs. MIN
Week 2
22.9   vs. ATL
3.2   at CLE
Week 1
11.0   at BAL
8.9   at ATL
Ave Targets / Game
5.3
4.8
Total Targets
32.0
29.0
Week 7
5.0
4.0
Week 6
5.0
BYE
Week 5
3.0
10.0
Week 4
BYE
2.0
Week 3
3.0
3.0
Week 2
6.0
3.0
Week 1
10.0
7.0
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
Forget about last week in Indianapolis, Gio should have a better game this week at home vs the Ravens.
 
  
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Bernard has a tough matchup against the Ravens 3rd ranked fantasy running back defense, but I still think you have to start him this week.