Who Should I Start? - Week 8

Golden Tate or Larry Fitzgerald

Golden Tate
Golden Tate DET
at ATL  Sun, 9:30 ET
Larry Fitzgerald
Larry Fitzgerald ARI
vs. PHI  Sun, 4:05 ET
Expert Pick %
98%
2%
ECR
# 8
# 29
Best
# 3
# 12
Worst
# 31
# 45
Ave Projection (?)
13.4
9.0
Best
17.1
12.5
Worst
10.6
7.3
Ave Points / Game
11.0
5.4
Total Fantasy Points
77.3
32.3
Opponent
ATL
PHI
Points Allowed (?)
23.9
26.5
Expert Pick %
98%
2%
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ECR
# 8
# 29
Best
# 3
# 12
Worst
# 31
# 45
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
3
32
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
4
40
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
4
43
Staff
Roto Analysis
4
31
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
5
40
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
5
21
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
5
22
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
5
27
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
5
30
Eric Karabell
ESPN
5
28
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
5
45
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
6
29
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
6
26
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
6
33
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
6
36
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
6
33
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
6
32
Staff Composite
ESPN
6
29
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
6
31
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
6
34
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
6
29
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
6
25
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
6
31
David Dodds
FootballGuys
7
30
John Paulsen
4for4.com
7
31
Site Projections
scoutPRO
7
23
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
7
33
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
7
5
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
7
27
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
7
24
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
7
39
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
7
26
John Halpin
Fox Sports
7
35
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
7
33
Matthew Berry
ESPN
7
36
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
7
24
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
7
23
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
7
27
Bill Enright
FFChamps
7
32
Scott Cullen
TSN
7
28
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
8
23
Adam Rank
NFL.com
8
24
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
8
24
Site Projections
NumberFire
8
30
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
8
25
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
8
36
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
8
31
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
8
26
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
8
27
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
8
28
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
8
33
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
8
28
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
8
29
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
8
18
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
8
37
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
8
28
Dave Major
XN Sports
8
29
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
8
27
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
8
24
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
8
28
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
8
30
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
8
27
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
8
28
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
8
27
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
8
26
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
8
27
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
8
30
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
8
27
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
8
28
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
8
28
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
8
27
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
9
30
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
9
29
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
9
29
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
9
31
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
9
38
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
9
26
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
9
26
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
9
35
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
9
27
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
9
30
Justin Boone
The Score
9
31
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
9
27
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
9
30
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
9
26
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
9
30
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
9
31
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
9
34
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
9
30
Jeff Paur
RTSports
9
27
Christopher Harris
ESPN
9
26
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
9
26
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
9
38
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
9
30
Staff Composite
NFL.com
10
25
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
10
19
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
10
30
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
10
23
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
10
35
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
10
28
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
10
26
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
10
23
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
10
27
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
10
33
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
10
29
Mike Krueger
FFToday
11
30
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
11
23
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
11
35
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
11
30
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
11
19
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
11
28
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
11
30
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
11
28
Smitty
Fantasy Football Starters
11
28
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
12
30
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
12
31
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
12
32
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
13
17
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
13
34
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
13
25
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
15
25
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
15
27
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
15
32
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
16
28
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
16
21
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
17
18
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
17
44
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
17
35
Matt Smith
NFL.com
18
43
Steve Olson
StatSims
18
12
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
20
31
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
22
27
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
31
25
Ave Projection (?)
13.4
9.0
Best
17.1
12.5
Worst
10.6
7.3
Receptions
6.6
4.6
Rec Yards
93.8
53.3
Rec TDs
0.8
0.7
Ave Points / Game
11.0
5.4
Total Fantasy Points
77.3
32.3
Week 7
21.4   vs. NO
2.1   at OAK
Week 6
4.4   at MIN
15.8   vs. WAS
Week 5
19.4   vs. BUF
5.7   at DEN
Week 4
11.6   at NYJ
BYE  
Week 3
5.1   vs. GB
1.4   vs. SF
Week 2
5.7   at CAR
5.1   at NYG
Week 1
9.7   vs. NYG
2.2   vs. SD
Ave Targets / Game
9.3
6.5
Total Targets
65.0
39.0
Week 7
13.0
5.0
Week 6
12.0
6.0
Week 5
9.0
7.0
Week 4
10.0
BYE
Week 3
7.0
7.0
Week 2
8.0
10.0
Week 1
6.0
4.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Tate should be the top option again, which means high WR2 value until WR Calvin Johnson is healthy and back in the lineup.
Fitzgerald has a nice matchup, but with Floyd as the lead option, Fitzgerald has only WR3 appeal this week.