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Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 5# 100-
Best Rank# 2# 65-
Worst Rank# 13# 189-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total273.8161.9-
Avg Game17.19.0-
    
Schedule 
    
SOS Rank2629-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
2022 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. LV at LAC
Week 2 at KC vs. ARI
Week 3 vs. JAC at TEN
Week 4 at HOU vs. DEN
Week 5 at CLE at KC
Week 6 vs. DENBYE WEEK
Week 7 vs. SEA vs. HOU
Week 8BYE WEEK at NO
Week 9 at ATL at JAC
Week 10 at SF vs. IND
Week 11 vs. KC at DEN
Week 12 at ARI at SEA
Week 13 at LV vs. LAC
Week 14 vs. MIA at LAR
Week 15 vs. TEN vs. NE
Week 16 at IND at PIT
Week 17 vs. LAR vs. SF
Week 18 at DEN vs. KC
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
2021 Points 
Week 111.77.0
Week 213.55.7
Week 316.713.7
Week 426.510.5
Week 527.95.6
Week 65.53.6
Week 75.8
Week 818.4
Week 98.210.9
Week 1011.910.6
Week 1135.53.5
Week 1215.913.6
Week 1312.410.2
Week 1414.415.7
Week 1514.23.2
Week 1610.0
Week 1717.213.6
Week 1823.912.9
Total273.8161.9
Average17.19.0
Notes for Player Combination
 
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
Expert 
Andrew Erickson
FantasyPros
Austin Ekeler isn't used as a true three-down workhorse, but it's hard to tell based on the actual amount of touches he sees in the Los Angeles Chargers offense. At 5-foot-10 and 200 pounds, Ekeler finished 8th in the NFL in total touches (276) and 14th in touches per game (17.2). But the raw touches hardly showcase the fantasy value Ekeler possesses, because he often commands an extremely high-share of high-value targets ie. targets and red-zone opportunities. His 13.9% target share and 70 receptions ranked second behind only Najee Harris. Ekeler's 18 red-zone touchdowns and 63 red-zone touches ranked first and second respectively. With such a secure role as a receiver out of the backfield and as a featured red-zone weapon in a high-powered offense, it's hard to imagine a healthy Ekeler not returning at least top-5 fantasy status in 2022. He wrapped a bow on the 2021 season as the RB3 in points per game and RB2 overall in half-point scoring.There's really not much left to say when it comes to Hunter Renfrow. The kid's a certified stud and doesn't get the respect he deserves. The Raiders slot receiver hung a WR13 overall finish last season due to a spectacular late-season surge. He went over 100 receiving yards in three straight games (Weeks 12-14) while maintaining a 25% target share. From Week 12 onward, his production generated a WR8 standing in half-point scoring. Renfrow made the most of the opportunities he got in 2021, and that won't change in 2022. Adding Davante Adams and Darren Waller will make targets for Renfrow harder to come by, but stay rest assured that the shifty wideout will perform if either guy is forced to miss time.
Mark Ringo
Sleepers and Busts
Last year I was way off on Ekeler. I didn't think he would hold up. And once again I'm out on Ekeler- not because he's not a good RB, but rather because of his expensive price tag (RB 3) and the looming presence of rookie RB Isaiah Spiller. Spiller is bigger than Ekeler. It's clear the Chargers want to lighten Ekeler's volume. Spiller could easily vulture Ekeler at the goal line. A first-round price tag for a RB who might have his TDs vultured at the goal line is too rich for my blood. I'm out. 
Kevin Wheeler
The Draft Zone
Last season was the strongest and healthiest of Ekeler's five-year career. He still fell short of a thousand rushing yards (911), but Ekeler's points come from the receiving game. His 70 receptions for 647 yards were far short of his 2019 numbers, but with Herbert at QB he's not going to see the dump-down passes he did with Rivers. The concern for Ekeler is that he losses some red-zone work with the addition of the rookie, Spiller, but it could have a positive effect of keeping him healthier in the long-run as well.I've been fading Renfrow, but certain analysts (Dwain McFarland) are influencing me to draft him when he falls to me. Renfrow operates out of the slot mostly and new-comer Davante Adams is an outside alpha. The prevailing wisdom is that Renfrow benefited from Waller being out for six weeks last season, but he really only saw a significant increase in targets in one of those games. He also had nine TD's last year, which we should expect some regression, but only three of them came while Waller was sidelined.
Wolf of Roto Street
Roto Street Journal
5/2: Line beefed up, but Spiller is also most legit RB he's ever had to share a backfield with. Still should be a monster in receiving & Red ZoneTarget upside takes hit w/ Adams added, but Renfrow should feast still as Josh McDaniels slot & w/ DAdams commanding attention
Nick Spencer
Fantasy Six Pack
 Low upside with waller and adams taking TDs, of course better in PPR.
Justin Lampkin
Clock Management Fantasy Football
This is the safest 1st round pick for me, Ekeler is a true duel threat, running and receiving the football. He is still young and an explosive offense that will score more often than not.Last year was great for Renfrow, unfortunately he had one the greatest WR's in the NFL come to his team that already has a relationship with their QB in Davante Adams. Renfrow will get plenty of work in the slot but his numbers will be a compressed version of last season.
Brandon Funston
The Athletic
In PPR formats, has highest Fantasy Points per Touch mark among RBs over the past 3 seasons (min. 30 games) 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Ekeler had a breakout elite RB1 year with 1,459 yards from scrimmage and 18 touchdowns in the fantasy season. He should be an elite RB1 playing with Justin Herbert in 2022.Renfrow had a breakout season with 1,032 yards receiving and 7 receiving touchdowns in the fantasy season, but he is likely going to lose some targets with Davante Adams on the roster and Darren Waller hopefully not missing as many games this year. Renfrow figures to be more WR3 than WR2 this year.