Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Rashad Jennings or Vick Ballard

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Vick Ballard
Vick Ballard

vs. Raiders
Sun, 12 pm EST

Rashad Jennings
Rashad Jennings

at Cowboys
Sun, 7 pm EST

Expert Pick %
100%
0%
ECR
# 37
# 83
Best
# 21
# 47
Worst
# 54
# 79
Ave Projection (?)
7.3
2.0
Best
10.2
3.7
Worst
5.0
0.8
Ave Points / Game
5.8
9.2
Total Fantasy Points
5.8
138.5
Opponent
OAK
DAL
Points Allowed (?)
20.3
19.3
Expert Pick %
100%
0%
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ECR
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Best
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# 47
Worst
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21
47
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55
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34
56
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57
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58
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34
58
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34
58
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42
59
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31
59
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21
60
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44
60
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41
61
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43
61
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36
61
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35
61
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50
61
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44
62
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47
62
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34
62
Darren Collette
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42
63
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44
63
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33
63
Adam Meyer
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31
63
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37
63
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37
63
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34
64
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40
64
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39
64
Jeff Boggis
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41
64
Kevin Roberts
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45
64
Keet Bailey
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34
64
John Paulsen
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38
64
Ryan Fowler
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37
64
David Dodds
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33
64
Alessandro Miglio
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28
65
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36
65
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54
65
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34
65
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46
65
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42
65
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36
66
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37
66
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39
66
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36
66
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38
66
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34
66
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37
66
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44
66
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47
67
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47
67
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45
67
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38
68
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23
68
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41
68
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48
68
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37
68
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37
68
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46
70
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70
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71
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41
72
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26
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27
N/A
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27
N/A
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30
N/A
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30
N/A
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31
N/A
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31
N/A
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32
N/A
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33
N/A
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33
N/A
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33
N/A
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34
N/A
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34
N/A
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34
N/A
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34
N/A
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34
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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35
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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36
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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37
N/A
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38
N/A
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38
N/A
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38
N/A
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39
N/A
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39
N/A
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39
N/A
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40
N/A
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40
N/A
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40
N/A
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41
N/A
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41
N/A
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41
N/A
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41
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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42
N/A
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43
N/A
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43
N/A
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50
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
7.3
2.0
Best
10.2
3.7
Worst
5.0
0.8
Rush Yards
43.9
15.8
Rush TDs
0.3
0
Receptions
1.7
0.4
Rec Yards
11.7
3.2
Rec TDs
0
0
Ave Targets / Game
0.1
3.1
Total Targets
2.0
47.0
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
Ahmad is listed as questionable for now and we think Ballard will still get a significant amount of playing time.Even though I think Jennings is absolutely terrible, he is the guy behind the guy...  
Staff Rankings
Fantasy Football Freaks
Bradshaw will play, but could be limited. The Raiders are soft on the run. There is some room for Ballard to work this week.   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
Vick 'The Brick' Ballard will be the change-of-pace RB to Bradshaw, and that is best case scenario. Luckily for Ballard, Bradshaw is not the type of RB who makes it through a season healthy. Ever. And coming into 2013 with Bradshaw at less than 100%, you already know Ballard will get his Fantasy RB#2 chances.Jennings is a talented RB who almost took the job away from Maurice Jones-Drew in 2012. But he did not, and then at the end of the season he looked sloppier than usual. Now he goes to the Raiders to backup Darren McFadden. McFadden is the workhorse RB, but Jennings will get his handful of carries to give McFadden a breather. DMC also does not stay healthy like we wish he would. Good handcuff option.  
Taylor Smith
NFL Soup
Ballard is pretty average, but seems like the most likely Colts back to pick up the scraps left behind by Ahmad Bradshaw.