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Damien Williams or Melvin Gordon

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
Expert
Recommendation

100%
Recommended by
95 of 95 experts
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Recommended by
0 of 95 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 100% 0%
Top RB Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 18# 35
Best Rank# 9# 24
Worst Rank# 26# 49
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total138.8111.1
Avg Game11.610.1
Avg Projection160.6118.6
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank2029
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Melvin GordonDamien Williams
   
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
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#21#31
   
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
14 h
#13#37
   
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
19 h
#19#35
   
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
1 d
#18#31
   
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
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#20#34
   
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
1 d
#12#30
   
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
1 d
#18#29
   
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
2 d
#11#28
   
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
2 d
#19#30
   
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
2 d
#19#39
   
Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
2 d
#23#38
   
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
2 d
#22#33
   
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#20#42
   
Michael FlorioM. Florio
RotoBaller
2 d
#16#37
   
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
2 d
#20#44
   
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
2 d
#25#34
   
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
2 d
#16#30
   
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
2 d
#21#29
   
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
2 d
#16#31
   
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
2 d
#18#31
   
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FFToday
3 d
#22#34
   
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Dynasty Nerds
3 d
#17#41
   
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
3 d
#17#39
   
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
3 d
#24#26
   
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
4 d
#16#32
   
Mark RossM. Ross
Athlon Sports
4 d
#19#43
   
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
4 d
#22#43
   
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
4 d
#16#34
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
4 d
#15#38
   
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
4 d
#26#36
   
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
4 d
#16#38
   
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
5 d
#20#44
   
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
5 d
#17#24
   
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
6 d
#23#40
   
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
6 d
#19#25
   
Robert WaziakR. Waziak
The Fantasy Footballers
6 d
#26#33
   
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
6 d
#14#33
   
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
6 d
#9#45
   
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
6 d
#17#34
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
7 d
#19#35
   
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
1 w
#23#33
   
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
1 w
#17#38
   
Jennifer EakinsJ. Eakins
4for4.com
1 w
#18#34
   
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
1 w
#13
   
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
1 w
#19#34
   
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
1 w
#24#48
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
1 w
#22#29
   
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
1 w
#20#43
   
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
1 w
#25#30
   
Zach BrunnerZ. Brunner
FantasyPros
1 w
#20#35
   
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
1 w
#18#40
   
Kyle RichardsonK. Rich...
The Fantasy Headliners
1 w
#19#36
   
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
2 w
#17#31
   
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The Football Girl
2 w
#17#29
   
Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
Fantasy Team Advice
2 w
#13#43
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
FTN
2 w
#17#30
   
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
2 w
#23#34
   
Bobby SylvesterB. Sylv...
FantasyPros
2 w
#14#33
   
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
2 w
#18#39
   
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
2 w
#19#38
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
2 w
#18#36
   
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
2 w
#16#49
   
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
2 w
#20#30
   
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
2 w
#14#30
   
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
3 w
#24#47
   
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Football
3 w
#20#36
   
3 w
#15#28
   
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
3 w
#17#38
   
Ben RolfeB. Rolfe
The Touchdown
3 w
#19#43
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
3 w
#21#32
   
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
3 w
#21#34
   
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
4 w
#16#32
   
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
2 d
#19#39
   
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
4 w
#11#37
   
Matt OkadaM. Okada
BallBlast
4 d
#20#37
   
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
4 d
#20#41
   
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Roto Ranks
06/07
#19#35
   
Andy SpiteriA. Spiteri
Razzball
4 w
#18#37
   
Lukas KacerL. Kacer
The Fantasy Stock Exchange
06/02
#23#39
   
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
2 w
#18#38
   
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
05/29
#18#39
   
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
05/24
#18#39
   
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
4 w
#16#43
   
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
2 w
#20#35
   
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
Gridiron Experts
05/20
#18#26
   
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
05/25
#21#43
   
Anthony AmicoA. Amico
FTN
05/16
#21#47
   
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
05/12
#15#35
   
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
05/11
#19#37
   
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
05/08
#19#21
   
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
06/10
#21#38
   
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
05/04
#22#40
   
Walton SpurlinW. Spurlin
FantasyPros
04/27
#22#38
   
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
04/10
#21#22
   
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
01/14
#15#31
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. TEN vs. HOU
Week 2 at PIT at LAC
Week 3 vs. TB at BAL
Week 4 at NYJ vs. NE
Week 5 at NE vs. LV
Week 6 vs. MIA at BUF
Week 7 vs. KC at DEN
Week 8BYE WEEK vs. NYJ
Week 9 at ATL vs. CAR
Week 10 at LVBYE WEEK
Week 11 vs. LAC at LV
Week 12 vs. NO at TB
Week 13 at KC vs. DEN
Week 14 at CAR at MIA
Week 15 vs. BUF at NO
Week 16 at LAC vs. ATL
Week 17 vs. LV vs. LAC
Player Projections Comparison
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts198.8123.9
Rush Yards810.1535.1
Rush TDs7.25.8
   
Receiving
   
Receptions38.926.6
Rec Yards305.3201.3
Rec TDs1.61.9
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points160.6118.6
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
2019 Points 
Week 112.5
Week 25.6
Week 3
Week 4
Week 53.83.8
Week 64.88.0
Week 76.90.6
Week 89.49.0
Week 922.918.8
Week 1019.38.9
Week 119.01.3
Week 12
Week 1311.0
Week 1414.4
Week 152.4
Week 1616.715.2
Week 1718.227.4
Player Targets Comparison
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
2019 Targets 
Week 16
Week 25
Week 3
Week 4
Week 564
Week 641
Week 733
Week 830
Week 942
Week 1015
Week 1151
Week 12
Week 133
Week 145
Week 157
Week 1673
Week 1777
Notes for Player Combination
  Melvin GordonM. Gordon
RB - DEN
Melvin Gordon
Damien WilliamsD. Williams
RB - KC
Damien Williams
Expert 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Gordon's going to be splitting time with Phillip Lindsay this season, but Gordon should be the lead back in this offense. The Broncos are going to want to run the ball and Gordon should easily see over 210 carries this year. He's a solid RB2 option for your fantasy rosters. 
Brandon Funston
The Athletic
Should be good for 250+ touches in new DEN home given RB Lindsay's woeful pass blocking - DEN O-line graded out well in run blocking in 2019, which bodes well 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
He left the Chargers at the right time, as they're going to be going through a transitional period. Instead, he joins a now-exciting Broncos offense that suddenly has tons of firepower. You don't add Gordon in free agency if you don't plan on using him as your lead back. The potential upside is that new offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur has been a one-back kind of guy, so it's possible that Phillip Lindsay is just there to give Gordon breathers when he needs them. With Courtland Sutton, Jerry Jeudy, KJ Hamler, and Noah Fant out there are receiving threats, Gordon should see a lot of light fronts this year. He's a middling RB2 with RB1 upside if they decide to give him 15-plus touches per game.There are some who aren't convinced Williams' value is completely gone, but rest assured, it is. In the entire 21 years, there has been just one running back drafted in the first round under Andy Reid: Clyde Edwards-Helaire. Reid said that Edwards-Helaire is better than Brian Westbrook on film, and Patrick Mahomes pulled for them to draft Edwards-Helaire. They're going to use him as much as they can, which means Williams is going to be there to offer a breather from time-to-time. He's an elite handcuff, but that's about it.
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
1 year to go off because Vic, and his OC Scangarello don't have much history at their current positions. Denver was an average ball running team in 2019. 409 attempts. The 100 RB targets were nice. Someone is going to disappear out of this offense. I think it's assumed to be Royce, I can believe that, but what roll do they plan on losing Lindsay in? Breather back? He can not pass block, Royce is the best on the team for that. So Lindsay now appears to lose out in every phase, one way or another to his teammates, might see less work than anticipated.Played greater than 50% of the snaps in 7 games. In those games he averaged 16.5 touches, 92 yards a game, .7TDs. Value hinges on the draft.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
When Gordon is healthy, he is capable of 1,500 yards from scrimmage and double digit touchdowns. He should be the lead back in Denver, but it will be a very crowded RBBC.