Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Matt Schaub or Tom Brady

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14.6
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15.9
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19.0
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10
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11
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12
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3
13
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13
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1
13
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3
14
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3
14
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NFL.com
3
14
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ProjectRoto
9
15
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5
15
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1
15
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3
15
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2
15
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3
15
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15
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15
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15
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16
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16
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16
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2
16
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3
16
Eddie Cooley
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4
16
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16
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2
16
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CBS Sports
2
16
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16
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16
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16
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11
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3
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4
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6
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2
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4
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1
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2
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4
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2
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9
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3
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2
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3
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4
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5
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5
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3
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1
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5
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3
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7
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5
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3
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3
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3
24
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1
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10
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1
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4
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2
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2
27
Ave Projection (?)
21.1
14.6
Best
24.8
15.9
Worst
19.0
13.1
Pass Yards
274.4
245.8
Pass TDs
2.6
1.5
Ints
0.4
0.6
Rush Yards
2.4
0.9
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Brady is ready to make another core of WR look like All-Pros.
 
  
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
Sure, the faces have changed but Brady is still an epic field general, and, Buffalo was 7th most generous to opposing QBs in '12. They come into this one sans-Gilmore and with Byrd ailing.
 
  
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
The tale goes, once you experience Tom Brady, you can't go back. With no Aaron Hernandez or Wes Welker, Tom is no longer the #1 QB we always expect. Amendola/Gronk/Edelman still make up a solid WR crew. But let's be real, if Tony Romo was the QB of this squad it would be impossible to put him Top 5. Brady can get it done with any group, just may be a little harder to get those monster numbers.
Schaub is a better QB in reality than fantasy. He manages the game, and converts key 3rd Downs. What he does not do, is put up any shootouts. The Texans win with their running game, to set up the playaction. While Hopkins may be the answer to the #2 WR role, the Texans do not throw the ball more than 30 Times a game.
  
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No one has ever owned one team more than Brady has Buffalo.
 
  
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
I look for New England to establish the run and as great as Tom Brady is, I think that he emphasis will be on the run and not the pass this week. Buffalo gave up the 6th most fantasy points to Quarterbacks last season with 19.6.
San Diego gave up the 11th most fantasy points to Quarterbacks last season with 18.5.
  
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
The Bills are without top corner and Brady is a man on a mission. I expect a huge game.
Chargers could be tough on the road and Schaub is pretty inconsistent.
  
Taylor Smith
NFL Soup
With Gronk's injury situation, as well as the respective departures of Aaron Hernandez and Wes Welker, some are expecting Tom Brady's fantasy output to take a hit. While that may be the case to an extent, you'd be crazy to think he'll suddenly drop-off too suddenly.
Schaub quietly puts up nearly 4,000 yards every season. He's nowhere near Brady or Peyton, but he's steady and won't murder you with mistakes. Problem is, the Texans run the ball so much these days that Schaub doesn't really have the opportunities to put up big-time numbers anymore.
  
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Bills will be without their best corner (Stephon Gillmore) and Brady had 577 yards passing with 5 passing touchdowns and no picks against the Bills in 2 games last year. He is a solid QB1, especially with the Bills likely to start rookie UDFA QB Jeff Tuel. The Patriots figure to have good field position and plenty of scoring chances most of the day.
 
  
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Fantasy Football Freaks
The receiving corp has been shaken up, but expect Brady to remain the same, especially against the Bills - 26th against QB last year.
 
  
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
Finally gets an impact receiver across from Andre Johnson
  
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
Brady owned the Bills last season averaging 288 yards and 2.5 touchdowns in their two matchups. For his career he has thrown 51 touchdowns against them in 22 games. He's also faced the Dolphins and Jets 22 times each and has thrown 38 and 31 touchdowns against them. I think he may like playing the Bills.
 
  
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
This is pretty obvious. Brady lost Hernandez, Gronk and Lloyd, but made the addition of injury prone WR Danny Amendola (man has he burnt me in multiple fantasy seasons). I expect Ridley to be the real fantasy option on this team, but hey you never know it is Tom Brady. QB is deep enough this season to not pay top price on Brady as there are plenty of options available.