Who Should I Start? - Week 2

Steve Smith or Julian Edelman

Julian Edelman
Julian Edelman NE
at MIN  Sun, 1:00 ET
Steve Smith
Steve Smith BAL
vs. PIT  Thu, 8:25 ET
Expert Pick %
97%
3%
ECR
# 22
# 45
Best
# 4
# 17
Worst
# 48
# 62
Ave Projection (?)
11.2
6.9
Best
13.5
8.8
Worst
8.9
5.0
Ave Points / Game
11.6
17.8
Total Fantasy Points
11.6
17.8
Opponent
MIN
PIT
Points Allowed (?)
28.4
21.0
Expert Pick %
97%
3%
 Muntradamus
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Mike Rigz
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 Eric Mack
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Maurile Tremblay
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 The FFGhost
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Scott Cullen
TSN
 Adam Rank
NFL.com
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
 
 Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
 
 Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 
 Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
 Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 
 Steve Olson
StatSims
 
 Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
 
 Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
 
 Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Bill Enright
FFChamps
 
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
 
 Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 
 R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 
 Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 
 Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 
 Site Projections
scoutPRO
 
 Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
 
 Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 
 Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
 
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
 
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
 
 Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 Site Projections
NumberFire
 
 Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 
 Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 
 Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
 
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 David Dodds
FootballGuys
 
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Gene Wang
The Washington Post
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 
 Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
 
 Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
 
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
 
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
 
 Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Adam Pfeifer
Rant Sports
 
 Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 
 Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
 
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
 
 Seth Klein
Fake Pigskin
 
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
 
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Des Bieler
The Washington Post
 
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
 
 Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 
 Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
 
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
 
 Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 John Paulsen
4for4.com
 
 Ken Zalis
Fans Fantasy Football
 
 Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 
 Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 
 Paul Greco
FantasyPros911
 
 Staff
Roto Analysis
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Jim McCormick
ESPN
 
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
 
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
 
 Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
 
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
 
 Joshua Kay
The Fantasy Fix
 
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
 
 Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 
 Chris Heil
ProjectRoto
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
 
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 
 Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 
 Matthew Berry
ESPN
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 
 Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
 
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
 
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
 
ECR
# 22
# 45
Best
# 4
# 17
Worst
# 48
# 62
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
16
17
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
27
23
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
38
24
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
22
24
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
11
24
Adam Rank
NFL.com
25
26
Matt Smith
NFL.com
25
27
Scott Cullen
TSN
35
28
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
17
30
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
10
31
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
33
31
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
21
33
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
28
33
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
30
33
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
21
33
Steve Olson
StatSims
4
33
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
10
34
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
23
34
Staff Composite
NFL.com
26
35
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
33
36
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
23
36
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
20
36
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
35
37
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
18
38
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
12
38
Bill Enright
FFChamps
25
38
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
24
39
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
20
40
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
27
40
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
30
40
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
25
41
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
20
41
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
35
41
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
26
41
Site Projections
scoutPRO
41
42
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
25
42
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
26
42
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
20
42
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
26
42
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
25
43
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
33
43
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
28
43
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
21
43
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
14
43
Neil Parker
Fantasy Sports LR
27
43
Site Projections
NumberFire
24
44
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
21
44
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
20
44
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
27
44
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
32
44
John Halpin
Fox Sports
30
45
David Dodds
FootballGuys
19
45
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
25
45
Gene Wang
The Washington Post
22
45
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
13
45
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
41
45
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
24
45
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
24
46
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
19
46
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
18
46
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
28
46
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
19
46
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
29
46
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
15
46
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
35
46
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
13
46
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
29
47
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
24
47
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
19
47
Adam Pfeifer
Rant Sports
16
47
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
22
47
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
11
47
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
26
47
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
21
47
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
20
47
Seth Klein
Fake Pigskin
29
47
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
26
47
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
20
47
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
26
47
Jeff Paur
RTSports
32
47
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
24
48
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
22
48
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
27
48
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
26
48
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
31
48
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
26
48
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
37
48
Micah James
FFMagicMan
28
48
Mike Krueger
FFToday
14
49
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
20
49
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
32
49
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
27
49
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
12
49
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
29
50
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
29
50
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
20
50
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
33
50
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
23
51
Dave Major
XN Sports
25
51
John Paulsen
4for4.com
18
52
Ken Zalis
Fans Fantasy Football
23
52
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
31
52
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
20
52
Paul Greco
FantasyPros911
28
52
Staff
Roto Analysis
25
52
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
24
53
Jim McCormick
ESPN
31
53
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
23
54
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
24
54
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
25
54
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
28
55
Joshua Kay
The Fantasy Fix
19
55
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
25
55
Justin Boone
The Score
21
56
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
30
56
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
29
56
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
48
57
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
33
57
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
34
57
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
24
58
Chris Heil
ProjectRoto
22
59
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
26
59
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
36
60
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
26
61
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
20
61
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
24
62
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
17
N/A
Eric Karabell
ESPN
17
N/A
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
18
N/A
Staff Composite
ESPN
19
N/A
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
20
N/A
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
20
N/A
Matthew Berry
ESPN
22
N/A
Christopher Harris
ESPN
24
N/A
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
25
N/A
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
25
N/A
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
26
N/A
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
26
N/A
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
40
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
11.2
6.9
Best
13.5
8.8
Worst
8.9
5.0
Receptions
6.2
4.2
Rec Yards
71.1
49.9
Rec TDs
0.6
0.3
Ave Points / Game
11.6
17.8
Total Fantasy Points
11.6
17.8
Week 1
11.6   at MIA
17.8   vs. CIN
Ave Targets / Game
8.0
12.5
Total Targets
8.0
25.0
Week 1
8.0
15.0
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
It is hard to ignore a 15 target outing in his first contest with Joe Flacco and the Ravens offense.
  
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
Can lighting strike twice? I believe it can.
  
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Edelman is a strong WR2 option in PPR formats and a WR3 in standard formats. I do not think the Vikings D will have the same success they had against the Rams last week.