Who Should I Start? - Week 12

Julius Thomas or Rob Gronkowski

Rob Gronkowski
Rob Gronkowski NE
vs. DET  Sun, 1:00 ET
Julius Thomas
Julius Thomas DEN
vs. MIA  Sun, 4:25 ET
Questionable - Ankle
Expert Pick %
99%
1%
ECR
# 1
# 11
Best
# 1
# 1
Worst
# 3
# 29
Ave Projection (?)
11.9
2.5
Best
14.0
8.9
Worst
9.3
0.0
Ave Points / Game
12.7
11.5
Total Fantasy Points
127.4
114.6
Opponent
DET
MIA
Points Allowed (?)
6.9
5.4
Expert Pick %
99%
1%
 Adam Rank
NFL.com
Matt Smith
NFL.com
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
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 Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Zach Wilkens
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 Eric Mack
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2MugsFF
 
 Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
 
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 
 Steve Olson
StatSims
 
 Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 
 Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
 
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
 
 Chris Heil
Sportable
 
 Site Projections
numberFire
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Jeff Boggis
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 Scott Cullen
TSN
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Raju Byfield
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 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Kevin Hanson
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 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 R.C. Fischer
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 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
 
 Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Addison Witt
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 Jason Willan
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 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 Brian Dezelske
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 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
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 Alessandro Miglio
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 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Staff Rankings
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 Walton Spurlin
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 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Dan Clasgens
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 Scott Whitfield
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 Scott Engel
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 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Patrick Daugherty
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 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Dawgmatica
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 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Staff Rankings
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 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 Maurile Tremblay
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 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
 
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
 
ECR
# 1
# 11
Best
# 1
# 1
Worst
# 3
# 29
Matt Smith
NFL.com
2
1
Adam Rank
NFL.com
1
3
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
1
3
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
2
3
Site Projections
scoutPRO
2
3
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
1
3
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
1
3
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
1
3
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
2
3
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
1
3
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
1
3
Staff Composite
NFL.com
1
4
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
1
4
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
1
4
Bill Enright
FFChamps
1
4
Jeff Paur
RTSports
1
4
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
2
4
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
1
4
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
1
5
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
2
5
Steve Olson
StatSims
2
5
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
1
6
Eric Karabell
ESPN
1
6
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
1
6
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
1
7
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
1
7
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
1
7
Staff
Roto Analysis
2
7
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
1
7
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
1
8
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
1
8
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
1
8
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
1
8
Jeff Collins
Fantasy Contrarians
2
8
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
1
8
Chris Heil
Sportable
1
8
Site Projections
numberFire
1
9
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
1
9
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
1
9
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
1
9
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
1
9
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
1
9
Scott Cullen
TSN
1
9
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
1
9
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
1
9
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
3
10
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
1
10
Dave Major
XN Sports
2
10
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
1
10
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
1
11
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
1
11
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
1
11
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
1
11
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
1
12
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
1
14
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
1
15
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
1
15
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
2
15
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
1
17
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
1
17
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
1
17
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
2
17
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
1
17
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
1
17
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
1
18
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
2
19
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
1
19
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
1
19
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
1
20
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
1
20
Staff Composite
ESPN
1
20
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
1
21
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
1
21
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
1
21
John Paulsen
4for4.com
1
22
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
1
23
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
1
24
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
2
25
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
1
25
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
2
27
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
1
27
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
1
29
Mike Krueger
FFToday
1
37
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
1
N/A
David Dodds
FootballGuys
1
N/A
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
1
N/A
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
1
N/A
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
1
N/A
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
1
N/A
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
1
N/A
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
1
N/A
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
1
N/A
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
1
N/A
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
1
N/A
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
1
N/A
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
1
N/A
Justin Boone
The Score
1
N/A
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
1
N/A
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
1
N/A
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
1
N/A
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
1
N/A
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
1
N/A
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
1
N/A
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
1
N/A
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
1
N/A
Matthew Berry
ESPN
1
N/A
Christopher Harris
ESPN
1
N/A
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
1
N/A
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
1
N/A
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
1
N/A
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
1
N/A
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
1
N/A
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
1
N/A
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
1
N/A
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
1
N/A
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
1
N/A
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
1
N/A
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
1
N/A
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
1
N/A
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
1
N/A
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
1
N/A
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
1
N/A
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
1
N/A
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
2
N/A
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
2
N/A
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
2
N/A
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
2
N/A
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
2
N/A
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
2
N/A
John Halpin
Fox Sports
2
N/A
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
2
N/A
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
2
N/A
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
2
N/A
Micah James
FFMagicMan
2
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
11.9
2.5
Best
14.0
8.9
Worst
9.3
0.0
Receptions
6.2
1.5
Rec Yards
70.6
18.8
Rec TDs
0.8
0.1
Ave Points / Game
12.7
11.5
Total Fantasy Points
127.4
114.6
Week 11
13.1   at IND
0.3   at STL
Week 10
BYE  
18.3   at OAK
Week 9
16.5   vs. DEN
9.3   at NE
Week 8
32.9   vs. CHI
2.3   vs. SD
Week 7
6.8   vs. NYJ
2.7   vs. SF
Week 6
9.4   at BUF
17.1   at NYJ
Week 5
16.0   vs. CIN
18.6   vs. ARI
Week 4
9.1   at KC
BYE  
Week 3
10.4   vs. OAK
7.7   at SEA
Week 2
3.2   at MIN
9.9   vs. KC
Week 1
10.0   at MIA
28.4   vs. IND
Ave Targets / Game
8.0
5.4
Total Targets
80.0
54.0
Week 11
5.0
3.0
Week 10
BYE
7.0
Week 9
10.0
2.0
Week 8
9.0
6.0
Week 7
10.0
6.0
Week 6
9.0
6.0
Week 5
11.0
7.0
Week 4
3.0
BYE
Week 3
6.0
4.0
Week 2
6.0
5.0
Week 1
11.0
8.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Gronk goes against a Detroit D that ranks 13th against fantasy tight ends, Gronk is emerging as the best fantasy tight end in football now that he is healthy.
Thomas is a true game-time decision, meaning that Thomas owners will need to have backup TE Jacob Tamme ready to go.
  
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 
Reports are coming in that say Thomas has a very small chance to play week 12.