Who Should I Start? - Week 13

Steve Smith or Vincent Jackson

Vincent Jackson
Vincent Jackson TB
vs. CIN  Sun, 1:00 ET
Steve Smith
Steve Smith BAL
vs. SD  Sun, 1:00 ET
Expert Pick %
66%
34%
ECR
# 28
# 30
Best
# 18
# 11
Worst
# 50
# 48
Ave Projection (?)
8.8
10.3
Best
13.5
13.2
Worst
6.1
8.6
Ave Points / Game
7.1
10.0
Total Fantasy Points
77.8
109.7
Opponent
CIN
SD
Points Allowed (?)
16.2
21.8
Expert Pick %
66%
34%
 Mike Krueger
FFToday
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
 Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Site Projections
scoutPRO
 Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
 C.D. Carter
XN Sports
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
 Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
 Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
 Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
 Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
 Scott Cullen
TSN
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
 Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
 Site Projections
numberFire
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
 Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
 Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
 Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
Bill Enright
FFChamps
 Rich Hribar
XN Sports
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
 Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
 Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
 Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
 Des Bieler
The Washington Post
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
 Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
 Micah James
FFMagicMan
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
 Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
 Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
 Muntradamus
Beast Dome
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
 Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
Matthew Berry
ESPN
 Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
 Scott Engel
RotoExperts
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
 Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
 Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
Chris Heil
Sportable
 Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
David Dodds
FootballGuys
 Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
John Paulsen
4for4.com
 Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
 Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
 Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
 Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
 Staff
Roto Analysis
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
 Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
 Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
 Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
 Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
 Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
 Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
 Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
 Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
 Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
 
 Staff Composite
Fox Sports
 
 Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
 
 Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
 
 Justin Boone
The Score
 
 KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Dave Major
XN Sports
 
 Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
 
 Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
 
 Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
 
 Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
 
 Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
 
 Christopher Harris
ESPN
 
 Staff Composite
ESPN
 
 Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
 
 R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
 
 Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
 
 Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
 
 Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
 
 Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
 
 David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
 
 Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
 
 Adrian Pereira
eDraft
 
 Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
 
 Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
 
 James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
 
 Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
 
 Eric Karabell
ESPN
 
 Austin Lee
FootballGuys
 
 John Halpin
Fox Sports
 
 Ben Standig
CSN Washington
 
 Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
 
 Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
 
 Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
 
 Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
 
 Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
 
 Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
 
 Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
 
 Jeff Paur
RTSports
 
 Staff Composite
NFL.com
 
 Matt Smith
NFL.com
 
 Marcus Grant
NFL.com
 
ECR
# 28
# 30
Best
# 18
# 11
Worst
# 50
# 48
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
35
11
Site Projections
scoutPRO
23
16
Staff Rankings
FFToolbox
40
18
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
33
18
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
29
21
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
25
21
Site Rankings
Bloomberg Sports
25
21
Joel Beall
Fox Sports
32
21
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
29
21
Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
NFL.com
30
22
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
29
23
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
45
23
Maurile Tremblay
FootballGuys
36
25
Bill Enright
FFChamps
50
25
R.J. White
Fantasy Football Cafe
28
25
Mike Krueger
FFToday
24
26
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
29
26
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
47
27
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
22
27
Eric Mack
Bleacher Report
31
27
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
35
27
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
30
27
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
33
27
Sigmund Bloom
FootballGuys
40
28
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
29
28
Cedric Hopkins
Field & Court
25
28
C.D. Carter
XN Sports
24
28
Zach Wilkens
RotoBaller
29
28
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
27
28
Matthew Berry
ESPN
29
28
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
34
29
Staff Composite
Yahoo! Sports
31
29
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
25
29
Greg Smith
The Fake Football
34
29
Chris Heil
Sportable
30
29
Adam Meyer
Fox Sports
21
29
Kyle Wachtel
Forensic Fantasy
24
29
Scott Cullen
TSN
28
29
David Dodds
FootballGuys
35
30
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
25
30
Site Projections
numberFire
27
30
John Paulsen
4for4.com
32
30
Mike Clay
Pro Football Focus
25
30
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
28
30
Matthew Hill
Fantasy Team Advice
27
30
Rich Hribar
XN Sports
26
30
Ryan Rufe
RotoBaller
27
30
Tommy Rowan
Juan Elway
33
30
Staff Rankings
DavidGonos.com
29
30
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
28
30
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
35
30
Des Bieler
The Washington Post
28
30
Tom Poisal
Top Tier Football
28
30
Micah James
FFMagicMan
28
30
Davis Mattek
Sports Wunderkind
28
30
Michael Pichan
Fantasy Alarm
28
30
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
29
30
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
32
31
Terrance Bridgett
ProjectRoto
28
31
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
25
31
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
38
31
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
27
31
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
34
31
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
27
31
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
27
31
Chet Gresham
The Fake Football
23
31
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
30
31
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
26
31
Staff Rankings
2MugsFF
28
31
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
29
31
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
28
31
Brian Dezelske
Fake Pigskin
39
31
Staff
Roto Analysis
29
31
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
30
31
Scott Spratt
Pro Football Focus
30
32
Nate Hodges
Pro Football Focus
26
32
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
28
32
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
26
32
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
28
32
Salvatore Stefanile
XN Sports
27
32
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
26
32
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
26
32
Staff Composite
Fox Sports
31
32
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
27
32
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
36
32
Dawgmatica
Pyromaniac
46
32
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
35
32
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
29
32
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
34
33
Justin Boone
The Score
29
33
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
25
33
Dave Major
XN Sports
29
33
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
26
33
Sean Morris
Bruno Boys
29
33
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
27
33
Sablich Brothers
The New York Times
31
33
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
24
33
Christopher Harris
ESPN
22
33
Staff Composite
ESPN
28
33
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
24
33
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
29
33
Russell Clay
Dynasty League Football
31
33
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
25
33
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
26
34
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
31
34
David Gonos
DavidGonos.com
32
34
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
40
35
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
26
35
Adrian Pereira
eDraft
25
35
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
33
35
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
28
35
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
21
36
Alessandro Miglio
FootballGuys
26
36
Eric Karabell
ESPN
29
36
Austin Lee
FootballGuys
36
37
John Halpin
Fox Sports
29
37
Ben Standig
CSN Washington
36
37
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
28
38
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
25
39
Staff Rankings
FFLockerRoom
43
39
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
34
39
Bryan Fontaine
Pro Football Focus
39
40
Mike Tagliere
Tags Fantasy Football
27
41
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
28
42
Ryan Fowler
Fox Sports
35
42
Jeff Paur
RTSports
18
42
Staff Composite
NFL.com
28
43
Matthew Freedman
RotoViz
49
48
Matt Smith
NFL.com
30
N/A
Marcus Grant
NFL.com
31
N/A
Ave Projection (?)
8.8
10.3
Best
13.5
13.2
Worst
6.1
8.6
Receptions
5.2
4.8
Rec Yards
70.8
67.6
Rec TDs
0.3
0.6
Ave Points / Game
7.1
10.0
Total Fantasy Points
77.8
109.7
Week 12
9.7   at CHI
14.9   at NO
Week 11
4.3   at WAS
BYE  
Week 10
7.5   vs. ATL
1.7   vs. TEN
Week 9
8.6   at CLE
3.6   at PIT
Week 8
1.3   vs. MIN
3.5   at CIN
Week 7
BYE  
6.7   vs. ATL
Week 6
6.6   vs. BAL
17.0   at TB
Week 5
14.4   at NO
1.4   at IND
Week 4
9.2   at PIT
25.9   vs. CAR
Week 3
7.5   at ATL
10.1   at CLE
Week 2
5.1   vs. STL
7.1   vs. PIT
Week 1
3.6   vs. CAR
17.8   vs. CIN
Ave Targets / Game
9.4
8.2
Total Targets
103.0
90.0
Week 12
9.0
6.0
Week 11
4.0
BYE
Week 10
13.0
7.0
Week 9
12.0
8.0
Week 8
5.0
9.0
Week 7
BYE
5.0
Week 6
13.0
6.0
Week 5
12.0
7.0
Week 4
10.0
10.0
Week 3
9.0
7.0
Week 2
7.0
10.0
Week 1
9.0
15.0
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Jackson does not have a ton of upside against a Bengals secondary that is second against fantasy receivers.
Smith Sr. benefited greatly from the bye week and plays a Chargers secondary that is 15th against fantasy receivers and declining in recent weeks.