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Who Should I Start: Russell Wilson, Melvin Gordon, Mike Boone (2022 Fantasy Football)

Oct 5, 2022
Russell Wilson

Start or sit decisions can be excruciating. While it feels great to make the right call and cruise to fantasy glory, it hurts just as much when you have someone erupt while on your bench. You can use our Who Should I Start? tool to gauge advice from fantasy football experts as you make your lineup decisions. And you can also sync your fantasy football league for free using our My Playbook tool for custom advice, rankings, and analysis.

Let’s take a look at a few polarizing players for Week 5 of fantasy football and what the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) advise.

*Based on Half-PPR Rankings as of Wednesday

If you want to dive deeper into fantasy football, check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Football Tools as you navigate your season. From our Start/Sit Assistant – which provides your optimal lineup based on accurate consensus projections – to our Waiver Wire Assistant, which allows you to quickly see which available players will improve your team and how much – we’ve got you covered this fantasy football season.

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Russell Wilson (QB – DEN): QB11 for Week 5

Quarterbacks the ECR has ranked higher than Wilson:

Quarterbacks the ECR has ranked lower than Wilson:

Some of the most popular Who Should I Start? searches of the week:

Melvin Gordon (RB – DEN): RB23 for Week 5

Running backs the ECR likes more than Gordon:

Running backs the ECR likes less than Gordon:

Some of the most popular Who Should I Start? searches of the week:

Mike Boone (RB – DEN): RB44 for Week 5

Running backs the ECR likes more than Boone:

Running backs the ECR likes less than Boone:

Some of the most popular Who Should I Start? searches of the week:


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If you want to dive deeper into fantasy football, check out our award-winning slate of Fantasy Football Tools as you navigate your season. From our Start/Sit Assistant – which provides your optimal lineup based on accurate consensus projections – to our Waiver Wire Assistant, which allows you to quickly see which available players will improve your team and how much – we’ve got you covered this fantasy football season.

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