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A.J. Green or Adam Thielen

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Expert
Recommendation

93%
Recommended by
65 of 70 experts
7%
Recommended by
5 of 70 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 95% 5%
Top WR Experts86%14%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 12# 28
Best Rank# 6# 13
Worst Rank# 27# 43
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total84.40.0
Avg Game8.40.0
Avg Projection153.4127.0
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank1220
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Adam ThielenA.J. Green
   
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
7 h
#13#29
   
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
7 h
#6#26
   
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
8 h
#19#41
   
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
11 h
#27#30
   
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
15 h
#11#26
   
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
22 h
#11#29
   
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Football
1 d
#12#28
   
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Dynasty Nerds
1 d
#12#43
   
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
1 d
#12#19
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
Fantasy Analyst
2 d
#11#39
   
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
2 d
#15#31
   
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
2 d
#14#25
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#8#20
   
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
The Quant Edge
2 d
#10#30
   
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
3 d
#15#24
   
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
3 d
#11#30
   
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
3 d
#15#24
   
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
3 d
#16#14
   
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
3 d
#15#26
   
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
4 d
#25#36
   
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
4 d
#7#25
   
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
4 d
#12#20
   
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
4 d
#16#24
   
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
4 d
#27#36
   
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
5 d
#11#33
   
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
6 d
#13#29
   
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
6 d
#12#25
   
Bill EnrightB. Enright
FFChamps
6 d
#13#29
   
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
6 d
#13#15
   
Bobby SylvesterB. Sylv...
FantasyPros
1 w
#12#14
   
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#15#14
   
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#12#14
   
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#25#27
   
Mark RossM. Ross
Athlon Sports
1 w
#12#26
   
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
1 w
#14#24
   
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
2 w
#22#29
   
Site RankingsS. Rank...
FFToday
2 w
#8#31
   
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
2 w
#14#25
   
Anthony AmicoA. Amico
DraftKings
2 w
#14#43
   
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
2 w
#15#23
   
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
2 w
#25#27
   
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
2 w
#16#32
   
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
2 w
#17#13
   
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
2 w
#14#28
   
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
2 w
#14#28
   
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
2 w
#13#27
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
2 w
#14#29
   
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
2 w
#14#19
   
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
3 w
#14#21
   
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
3 w
#8#28
   
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
3 w
#15#42
   
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
3 w
#24#27
   
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
3 w
#9#32
   
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
3 w
#9#35
   
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
4 w
#14#28
   
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
4 w
#15#24
   
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
4 w
#10#19
   
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
4 w
#14#26
   
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
04/29
#22#26
   
Walton SpurlinW. Spurlin
FantasyPros
04/27
#16#21
   
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
04/27
#13#22
   
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
04/26
#11#29
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
04/26
#21#17
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 w
#22#34
   
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
04/10
#16#27
   
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
04/08
#9#26
   
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
4 w
#24#33
   
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
01/14
#27#30
   
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
01/14
#25#26
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
01/14
#40#10
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. GB vs. LAC
Week 2 at IND at CLE
Week 3 vs. TEN at PHI
Week 4 at HOU vs. JAC
Week 5 at SEA at BAL
Week 6 vs. ATL at IND
Week 7BYE WEEK vs. CLE
Week 8 at GB vs. TEN
Week 9 vs. DETBYE WEEK
Week 10 at CHI at PIT
Week 11 vs. DAL at WAS
Week 12 vs. CAR vs. NYG
Week 13 vs. JAC at MIA
Week 14 at TB vs. DAL
Week 15 vs. CHI vs. PIT
Week 16 at NO at HOU
Week 17 at DET vs. BAL
Player Projections Comparison
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Receiving
   
Receptions79.367.4
Rec Yards1,091.4962.2
Rec TDs7.05.5
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts3.70.0
Rush Yards19.80.7
Rush TDs0.30.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points153.4127.0
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
2019 Points 
Week 110.30.0
Week 27.5
Week 317.6
Week 40.6
Week 525.0
Week 611.7
Week 78.5
Week 8
Week 90.0
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 153.0
Week 160.2
Week 17
Player Targets Comparison
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
2019 Targets 
Week 130
Week 28
Week 35
Week 46
Week 58
Week 68
Week 72
Week 8
Week 91
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 153
Week 164
Week 17
Notes for Player Combination
  Adam ThielenA. Thielen
WR - MIN
Adam Thielen
A.J. GreenA. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Coming off a year in which he played just 10 games while dealing with back issues, many are down on Thielen. You must remember he posted back-to-back 1,200-plus yard seasons before 2019. Not just that, but with the teams forced to stay away from camps, Kirk Cousins won't have much time to develop chemistry with any of the other receivers, so Thielen should be a target monster. He should have a bounceback season.It's amazing to see so many fantasy analysts down on Green, like he hasn't been a top-12 receiver every year he's been on the field. Sure, he's got some injury concerns and is aging, but I'll always side with the surefire producer. He's also never played with a quarterback as good as Joe Burrow. Don't sleep on Green this season.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Thielen ended up missing 6 games due to injury and he finished with 424 yards from scrimmage and 7 touchdowns. He should rebound from that with a healthy 2020 season, but he is more of a low-end WR2 or high-end WR3 in an offense that features RB Dalvin Cook.Green missed the entire 2019 season with injuries, but he turns 32-years old this year, he is franchise tagged, and he should receive an upgrade playing with rookie quarterback Joe Burrow.
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
Adam Thielen is a fake value and that entire Vikings offense is going to be a mess post-Diggs. Don't bet on age 30 bounceback years from injury at a top 4 round price. @FF_RyanB 
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
The Vikings went from 6th to 30th in attempts following the firing of Defilipo and promotion of Kevin Stefansky. Cousins thrived in the new system, ranking 9th in play action pass attempts. Thielen has seen a steady decline in targets dating all the way back to last year when Dalvin Cook returned from injury and the OC changes were made. Injuries have been an issue as well. 
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