Who Should I Start? - Week 9

Giovani Bernard or Pierre Thomas

Giovani Bernard
Giovani Bernard CIN
vs. JAC  Sun, 1:00 ET
Questionable - Hip
Pierre Thomas
Pierre Thomas NO
at CAR  Thu, 8:25 ET
Out - Shoulder
Expert Pick %
99%
1%
ECR
# 17
# 64
Best
# 4
# 42
Worst
# 50
# 65
Ave Projection (?)
8.8
0.0
Best
14.9
0.0
Worst
0.0
0.0
Ave Points / Game
13.2
8.6
Total Fantasy Points
92.5
51.7
Opponent
JAC
CAR
Points Allowed (?)
20.0
21.8
Expert Pick %
99%
1%
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
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Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
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Fantasy Football Maniax
 
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Fox Sports
 
 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
 
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 
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Fox Sports
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
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Legion Report
 
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
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The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 
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XN Sports
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
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BretskyBall
 
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RotoBaller
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 
 Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
 
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Scott Cullen
TSN
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Adam Rank
NFL.com
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Chris Heil
Sportable
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
 Site Projections
NumberFire
 
 Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
 
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 
 Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 
ECR
# 17
# 64
Best
# 4
# 42
Worst
# 50
# 65
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
4
N/A
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
5
N/A
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
6
N/A
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
6
N/A
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
7
N/A
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
8
N/A
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
8
N/A
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
8
N/A
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
8
N/A
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
8
N/A
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
8
N/A
Eric Karabell
ESPN
8
N/A
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
8
N/A
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
8
N/A
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
9
N/A
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
9
N/A
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
9
N/A
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
9
N/A
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
9
62
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
9
N/A
Bill Enright
FFChamps
9
50
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
9
63
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
10
N/A
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
10
N/A
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
10
N/A
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
10
N/A
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
10
N/A
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
10
N/A
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
10
N/A
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
10
N/A
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
10
N/A
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
10
N/A
Jeff Paur
RTSports
10
N/A
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
10
N/A
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
10
N/A
Matt Smith
NFL.com
11
N/A
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
11
N/A
John Paulsen
4for4.com
11
N/A
Justin Boone
The Score
11
N/A
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
11
N/A
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
11
N/A
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
11
N/A
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
11
N/A
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
11
N/A
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
11
N/A
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
11
N/A
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
11
N/A
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
11
N/A
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
11
N/A
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
11
62
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
11
N/A
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
11
N/A
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
11
N/A
Scott Cullen
TSN
11
N/A
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
11
N/A
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
11
N/A
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
11
N/A
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
11
N/A
Adam Rank
NFL.com
12
N/A
Staff Composite
NFL.com
12
N/A
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
12
N/A
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
12
N/A
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
12
N/A
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
12
N/A
Dave Major
XN Sports
12
62
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
12
N/A
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
12
N/A
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
12
62
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
13
N/A
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
13
N/A
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
13
N/A
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
13
61
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
14
N/A
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
14
N/A
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
14
N/A
Chris Heil
Sportable
14
N/A
Staff
Roto Analysis
14
N/A
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
15
N/A
Site Projections
NumberFire
15
N/A
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
15
N/A
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
15
N/A
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
15
N/A
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
15
42
Matthew Berry
ESPN
15
N/A
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
15
N/A
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
15
63
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
15
N/A
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
16
N/A
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
16
N/A
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
16
N/A
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
16
65
Mike Krueger
FFToday
17
N/A
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
17
N/A
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
17
N/A
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
18
N/A
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
19
N/A
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
19
N/A
Staff Composite
ESPN
20
N/A
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
21
N/A
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
22
N/A
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
23
N/A
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
24
N/A
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
24
N/A
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
25
N/A
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
26
N/A
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
27
N/A
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
29
N/A
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
30
N/A
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
32
N/A
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
34
N/A
John Halpin
Fox Sports
39
N/A
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
45
N/A
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
50
N/A
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
58
N/A
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
N/A
61
Ave Projection (?)
8.8
0.0
Best
14.9
0.0
Worst
0.0
0.0
Rush Yards
43.8
0.0
Rush TDs
0.4
0.0
Receptions
2.1
0.0
Rec Yards
15.0
0.0
Rec TDs
0.0
0.0
Ave Points / Game
13.2
8.6
Total Fantasy Points
92.5
51.7
Week 8
10.7   vs. BAL
  vs. GB
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
4.9
4.8
Total Targets
34.0
29.0
Week 8
2.0
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
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Bernard has a nice matchup against the 17th ranked fantasy running back defense of the Jaguars.
 
  
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
It's hard not to be disappointed in Bernard's play of late but things should get better with A.J. Green coming back.
 
  
John Halpin
Fox Sports
Not looking good ...