Who Should I Start? - Week 5

Golden Tate or Larry Fitzgerald

Larry Fitzgerald
Larry Fitzgerald ARI
at DEN  Sun, 4:05 ET
Golden Tate
Golden Tate DET
vs. BUF  Sun, 1:00 ET
Expert Pick %
53%
47%
ECR
# 31
# 30
Best
# 15
# 13
Worst
# 47
# 52
Ave Projection (?)
8.2
8.7
Best
9.9
12.2
Worst
4.5
6.6
Ave Points / Game
2.9
8.0
Total Fantasy Points
8.7
32.1
Opponent
DEN
BUF
Points Allowed (?)
19.7
22.4
Expert Pick %
53%
47%
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
Bill Enright
FFChamps
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
Christopher Harris
ESPN
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
John Paulsen
4for4.com
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 Justin Boone
The Score
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
Staff Composite
ESPN
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
John Halpin
Fox Sports
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
Eric Karabell
ESPN
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Des Bieler
The Washington Post
 
ECR
# 31
# 30
Best
# 15
# 13
Worst
# 47
# 52
Bill Enright
FFChamps
47
14
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
45
16
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
40
20
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
32
21
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
33
22
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
29
22
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
25
22
Christopher Harris
ESPN
36
22
John Paulsen
4for4.com
28
23
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
33
23
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
34
23
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
26
24
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
32
24
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
15
25
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
26
25
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
32
25
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
32
25
Jeff Paur
RTSports
23
25
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
32
26
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
32
26
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
28
27
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
30
27
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
45
28
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
33
28
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
27
28
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
36
28
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
31
29
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
33
29
Staff Composite
ESPN
36
29
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
31
30
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
41
30
John Halpin
Fox Sports
34
31
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
29
31
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
32
31
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
33
31
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
29
31
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
33
31
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
29
31
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
29
31
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
29
31
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
29
31
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
29
31
Eric Karabell
ESPN
33
31
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
30
31
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
31
32
Micah James
FFMagicMan
30
32
David Dodds
FootballGuys
25
33
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
25
33
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
37
33
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
29
33
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
29
33
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
29
33
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
29
34
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
37
34
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
26
34
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
30
35
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
29
35
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
30
35
Justin Boone
The Score
29
35
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
27
35
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
29
35
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
28
35
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
26
36
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
25
36
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
27
37
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
25
38
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
29
39
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
19
40
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
31
40
Matthew Berry
ESPN
35
41
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
31
43
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
25
52
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
28
N/A
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
30
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
8.2
8.7
Best
9.9
12.2
Worst
4.5
6.6
Receptions
4.7
5.1
Rec Yards
59.9
68.4
Rec TDs
0.4
0.3
Ave Points / Game
2.9
8.0
Total Fantasy Points
8.7
32.1
Week 4
BYE  
11.6   at NYJ
Week 3
1.4   vs. SF
5.1   vs. GB
Week 2
5.1   at NYG
5.7   at CAR
Week 1
2.2   vs. SD
9.7   vs. NYG
Ave Targets / Game
7.0
7.8
Total Targets
21.0
31.0
Week 4
BYE
10.0
Week 3
7.0
7.0
Week 2
10.0
8.0
Week 1
4.0
6.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
QB Carson Palmer's status is still in doubt, which means that Fitzgerald is no better than a WR3 in Denver this week.
Tate benefited from the Calvin Johnson decoy game plan last week, he is a good WR3 with upside if that decoy plan continues.