Who Should I Start? - Week 12

Julian Edelman or Wes Welker

Julian Edelman
Julian Edelman NE
vs. DET  Sun, 1:00 ET
Probable - Thigh
Wes Welker
Wes Welker DEN
vs. MIA  Sun, 4:25 ET
Expert Pick %
96%
4%
ECR
# 33
# 54
Best
# 12
# 19
Worst
# 57
# 74
Ave Projection (?)
7.3
4.1
Best
9.9
5.4
Worst
6.0
2.6
Ave Points / Game
8.2
4.5
Total Fantasy Points
89.9
40.2
Opponent
DET
MIA
Points Allowed (?)
18.1
18.3
Expert Pick %
96%
4%
 Steve Olson
StatSims
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Adam Rank
NFL.com
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 
 Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
 
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 Chris Heil
Sportable
 
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
 Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
 
 Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
 
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
 
 Site Projections
numberFire
 
 Site Projections
scoutPRO
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Scott Cullen
TSN
 
 The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 
 Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 
ECR
# 33
# 54
Best
# 12
# 19
Worst
# 57
# 74
Steve Olson
StatSims
12
N/A
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
13
43
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
19
58
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
19
61
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
20
57
Matthew Berry
ESPN
21
N/A
Bill Enright
FFChamps
22
45
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
23
48
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
23
48
Eric Karabell
ESPN
23
44
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
24
73
Adam Rank
NFL.com
24
N/A
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
24
54
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
25
52
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
25
60
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
25
31
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
25
55
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
25
56
Staff Composite
NFL.com
26
N/A
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
26
55
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
26
55
Staff
Roto Analysis
26
55
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
27
N/A
Matt Smith
NFL.com
27
N/A
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
27
51
Staff Composite
ESPN
27
53
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
27
64
Dave Major
XN Sports
27
59
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
28
61
Christopher Harris
ESPN
28
N/A
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
28
58
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
28
61
Chris Heil
Sportable
28
54
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
29
N/A
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
29
66
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
29
35
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
29
56
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
29
50
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
29
55
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
29
51
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
30
N/A
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
30
63
Justin Boone
The Score
30
63
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
30
N/A
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
30
54
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
30
53
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
31
66
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
31
40
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
31
51
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
31
58
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
31
N/A
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
31
51
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
32
59
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
32
59
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
32
59
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
32
54
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
33
N/A
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
33
48
John Paulsen
4for4.com
33
68
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
33
56
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
33
52
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
33
54
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
33
60
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
33
57
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
33
28
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
33
56
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
33
55
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
33
56
Site Projections
numberFire
34
N/A
Site Projections
scoutPRO
34
N/A
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
34
44
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
34
52
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
34
55
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
34
57
Scott Cullen
TSN
34
46
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
34
53
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
34
54
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
34
54
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
34
54
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
34
N/A
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
34
51
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
35
59
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
35
51
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
35
44
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
35
53
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
35
51
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
35
57
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
35
44
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
35
49
John Halpin
Fox Sports
35
55
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
36
51
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
36
56
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
36
51
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
36
N/A
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
36
52
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
36
58
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
36
54
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
36
56
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
36
52
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
36
53
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
36
54
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
37
56
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
37
58
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
38
53
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
38
N/A
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
38
55
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
38
58
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
38
62
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
39
52
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
39
19
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
39
53
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
39
51
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
40
54
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
40
58
David Dodds
FootballGuys
41
63
Mike Krueger
FFToday
41
56
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
41
56
Jeff Paur
RTSports
41
54
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
41
58
Micah James
FFMagicMan
41
53
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
42
31
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
42
60
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
42
50
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
43
65
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
43
57
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
44
40
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
46
N/A
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
46
41
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
47
59
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
47
65
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
47
55
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
47
71
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
49
64
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
57
50
Ave Projection (?)
7.3
4.1
Best
9.9
5.4
Worst
6.0
2.6
Receptions
5.4
3.3
Rec Yards
61.4
35.0
Rec TDs
0.1
0.1
Ave Points / Game
8.2
4.5
Total Fantasy Points
89.9
40.2
Week 11
8.1   at IND
2.8   at STL
Week 10
BYE  
2.4   at OAK
Week 9
14.9   vs. DEN
3.1   at NE
Week 8
1.4   vs. CHI
0.5   vs. SD
Week 7
5.2   vs. NYJ
11.0   vs. SF
Week 6
10.1   at BUF
0.8   at NYJ
Week 5
3.5   vs. CIN
5.8   vs. ARI
Week 4
2.3   at KC
BYE  
Week 3
8.9   vs. OAK
6.0   at SEA
Week 2
15.0   at MIN
  vs. KC
Week 1
11.6   at MIA
  vs. IND
Ave Targets / Game
8.7
5.4
Total Targets
87.0
43.0
Week 11
8.0
6.0
Week 10
BYE
5.0
Week 9
10.0
8.0
Week 8
4.0
2.0
Week 7
9.0
3.0
Week 6
12.0
1.0
Week 5
8.0
9.0
Week 4
8.0
BYE
Week 3
13.0
9.0
Week 2
7.0
Week 1
8.0
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
It will be worthwhile to keep an eye on Emmanuel Sanders status. If Sanders doesn't go, then Welker value goes up.