Who Should I Start? - Week 1 - PPR

Joique Bell or Pierre Thomas

Joique Bell
Joique Bell DET
vs. NYG  Mon, 7:10 ET
Pierre Thomas
Pierre Thomas NO
at ATL  Sun, 1:00 ET
Expert Pick %
69%
31%
ECR
# 23
# 25
Best
# 12
# 12
Worst
# 34
# 35
Ave Projection (?)
209.4
193.9
Best
228.0
212.8
Worst
201.3
178.4
Opponent
NYG
ATL
Points Allowed (?)
18.4
20.8
Expert Pick %
69%
31%
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 Seth Klein
Fake Pigskin
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
 Justin Boone
The Score
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Ken Zalis
Fans Fantasy Football
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
ECR
# 23
# 25
Best
# 12
# 12
Worst
# 34
# 35
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
12
14
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
12
25
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
13
23
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
14
22
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
15
21
Bill Enright
FFChamps
19
28
Seth Klein
Fake Pigskin
19
20
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
19
33
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
19
18
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
20
24
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
20
25
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
20
29
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
21
25
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
21
25
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
21
30
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
21
20
Justin Boone
The Score
22
23
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
23
35
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
23
27
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
23
17
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
23
30
Ken Zalis
Fans Fantasy Football
23
24
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
23
21
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
23
N/A
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
23
25
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
24
25
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
24
25
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
24
25
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
24
22
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
24
32
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
24
25
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
24
26
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
24
26
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
24
31
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
24
20
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
25
27
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
25
26
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
25
N/A
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
26
19
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
26
35
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
26
28
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
26
25
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
26
22
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
27
20
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
27
19
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
27
31
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
28
27
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
31
29
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
31
32
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
33
28
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
33
12
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
34
20
Ave Projection (?)
209.4
193.9
Best
228.0
212.8
Worst
201.3
178.4
Rush Yards
866.8
542.4
Rush TDs
6.9
2.5
Receptions
43.0
63.1
Rec Yards
361.3
437.9
Rec TDs
1.2
3.3
Ave Targets / Game
4.1
5.3
Total Targets
65.0
84.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Bell should lead the Lions in touches in the season opener and the Giants have a rebuilt defense that makes it difficult to project their fantasy ranking against running backs.
The Falcons have a terrible front seven, I think Thomas could have a big game in the screen game.