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Doug Martin or LeSean McCoy (2016)

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Experts' Pick
 
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
Expert
Recommendation
52%
Recommended by
73 of 141 experts
48%
Recommended by
68 of 141 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 9# 10
Best Rank# 3# 5
Worst Rank# 17# 18
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent
Matchup Rank11
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total146.7199.3
Avg Game12.212.5
Avg Projection186.3184.9
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 13
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 9# 10
   
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
# 6# 11
   
Scott Engel
RotoExperts
# 10# 13
   
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
# 6# 12
   
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
# 7# 12
   
John Paulsen
4for4.com
# 6# 11
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 9# 11
   
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
# 7# 11
   
Jared Smola
Draft Sharks
# 6# 7
   
Matt De Lima
ScoutFantasy
# 8# 13
   
Bill Enright
FFChamps
# 10# 11
   
Mike Clay
ESPN
# 8# 10
   
Ross Miles
Pro Football Focus
# 10# 12
   
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
# 9# 12
   
Staff Composite
NFL.com
# 11# 12
   
Jody Smith
Gridiron Experts
# 6# 11
   
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
# 9# 10
   
Staff Rankings
RosterWatch
# 6# 12
   
Mike Tagliere
Pro Football Focus
# 8# 12
   
Staff Rankings
Fantasy Knuckleheads
# 6# 7
   
Greg Smith
TwoQBs
# 9# 11
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 10# 12
   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
# 3# 8
   
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
# 7# 11
   
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
# 5# 16
   
Brendan Donahue
EDSFootball
# 9# 12
   
Brett Talley
The Fantasy Fix
# 6# 9
   
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
# 9# 11
   
Mike Rigz
Gridiron Experts
# 5# 9
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 10# 12
   
Justin Boone
theScore
# 7# 10
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 9# 11
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 11# 13
   
Ryan Hodge
ProjectRoto
# 7# 14
   
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
# 9# 17
   
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
# 11# 14
   
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
# 9# 10
   
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
# 10# 11
   
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
# 8# 13
   
Steve Wyremski
Dynasty League Football
# 8# 9
   
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
# 8# 10
   
Joseph Dolan
Fantasy Guru
# 11# 12
   
Kevin English
Draft Sharks
# 6# 9
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 8
   
Doug Orth
FFToday
# 8# 11
   
Adam Pfeifer
ProjectRoto
# 9# 14
   
Chris Meaney
FNTSY Sports Network
# 8# 10
   
Seth Klein
The Fantasy Fix
# 8# 9
   
Rich Hribar
The Fake Football
# 10# 12
   
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
# 8# 12
   
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
# 11# 14
   
Nathan Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
# 7# 15
   
Russell Clay
Daily Fantasy Cafe
# 7# 13
   
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
# 8# 15
   
Matthew Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
# 8# 11
   
Smitty
SleeperU
# 8# 14
   
Emil Kadlec
Football Diehards
# 9# 11
   
George Kurtz
RotoExperts
# 9# 11
   
Adam Ronis
RotoExperts
# 9# 13
   
Brad Pinkerton
Sporting News
# 6# 9
   
Mike Wright
The Fantasy Footballers
# 8# 14
   
Jason Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
# 6# 8
   
Donald Gibson
Fantasy Fusion
# 9# 11
   
Tehol Beddict
Razzball
# 5# 9
   
Kevin Steele
The Fantasy Authority
# 9# 13
   
Michael Tomlin
SoCalledFanEx
# 8# 13
   
Tyler Loechner
Pro Football Focus
# 10# 12
   
Bob Lung
Big Guy Fantasy Sports
# 11# 18
   
Scott Smith
RotoViz
# 6# 10
   
Bill Latin
Dynasty Football Warehouse
# 7# 11
   
Blake Fincher
Fantasy Football Cafe
# 7# 12
   
Nate Lundy
5280 Sports Network
# 10# 12
   
Terrance Bridgett
Fantasy Six Pack
# 8# 5
   
Andy Holloway
The Fantasy Footballers
# 8# 5
   
David Gonos
SoCalledFanEx
# 8# 5
   
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
# 9# 5
   
Mark Ross
Athlon Sports
# 12# 6
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 11# 6
   
Adam Sutton
DraftStars
# 7# 6
   
Adam Inman
FFLockerRoom
# 7# 6
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 9# 6
   
Liz Loza
Yahoo! Sports
# 15# 6
   
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
# 9# 6
   
Heath Cummings
CBS Sports
# 11# 6
   
Matt Schauf
Draft Sharks
# 10# 6
   
Scott Cullen
TSN
# 8# 6
   
Sablich Brothers
5th Down Fantasy
# 11# 7
   
Taylor Christianson
FFLockerRoom
# 9# 7
   
Dennis Esser
Coach Esser
# 12# 7
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 11# 7
   
Michael Beller
Sports Illustrated
# 9# 7
   
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
# 9# 7
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 12# 7
   
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
# 10# 7
   
John Halpin
Fox Sports
# 10# 7
   
Shawn Drotar
5280 Sports Network
# 11# 7
   
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
# 11# 8
   
Ben Standig
CSN Mid-Atlantic
# 12# 8
   
Brent Namejko
Fantasy Smack Talk
# 10# 8
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 12# 8
   
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
# 10# 8
   
Zach Greubel
Gridiron Experts
# 13# 8
   
Field Yates
ESPN
# 10# 8
   
Dave Major
XN Sports
# 13# 8
   
Raymond Summerlin
Rotoworld
# 9# 8
   
Staff Rankings
ESPN
# 11# 8
   
Matt Franciscovich
NFL.com
# 13# 8
   
Sean Koerner
STATS
# 12# 8
   
Matt Harmon
NFL.com
# 11# 9
   
Site Projections
scoutPRO
# 13# 9
   
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
# 12# 9
   
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
# 11# 9
   
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
# 10# 9
   
Anthony Staggs
Pyromaniac
# 11# 9
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 11# 9
   
Eric Karabell
ESPN
# 12# 9
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 10# 9
   
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Pyromaniac
# 11# 9
   
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The Washington Post
# 10# 9
   
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
# 12# 9
   
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
# 10# 9
   
Huseyin Aksu
Fantasy Couch
# 10# 9
   
Walton Spurlin
FantasySharks
# 11# 10
   
Gene Wang
The Washington Post
# 11# 10
   
Chris Meyers
Athlon Sports
# 11# 10
   
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
# 12# 10
   
Alex Gelhar
NFL.com
# 15# 10
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 13# 10
   
Sean Beazley
EDSFootball
# 13# 10
   
Eric Mack
Fantasy Fatcast
# 12# 10
   
George Banko
Fantasy Football Helpers
# 11# 10
   
Marcas Grant
NFL.com
# 11# 10
   
Chris Heil
Fantasy Sports Rants
# 17# 10
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 11# 10
   
Matt Camp
Bleacher Report
# 13# 11
   
David Biggs
Drink Five
# 12# 11
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 16# 11
   
Dorian Colbert
RosterWatch
# 12# 11
   
Jeff Paur
RTSports
# 16# 12
   
Jack Delaney
Your Fantasy Football Coach
# 14# 13
   
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
2016 Schedule 
Week 1 at BAL at ATL
Week 2 vs. NYJ at ARI
Week 3 vs. ARI vs. LA
Week 4 at NE vs. DEN
Week 5 at LA at CAR
Week 6 vs. SFBYE WEEK
Week 7 at MIA at SF
Week 8 vs. NE vs. OAK
Week 9 at SEA vs. ATL
Week 10BYE WEEK vs. CHI
Week 11 at CIN at KC
Week 12 vs. JAC vs. SEA
Week 13 at OAK at SD
Week 14 vs. PIT vs. NO
Week 15 vs. CLE at DAL
Week 16 vs. MIA at NO
Week 17 at NYJ vs. CAR
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts253.6272.0
Rush Yards1,099.71,208.4
Rush TDs6.76.7
   
Receiving
   
Receptions39.832.1
Rec Yards302.4241.8
Rec TDs1.81.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points186.3184.9
   
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
2015 Points 
Week 18.75.4
Week 211.67.8
Week 38.64.6
Week 420.3
Week 533.8
Week 615.4
Week 710.417.1
Week 87.8
Week 917.92.3
Week 1015.910.3
Week 1118.323.5
Week 1214.19.8
Week 1311.214.0
Week 1410.914.6
Week 153.79.7
Week 167.5
Week 1710.8
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
2015 Targets 
Week 141
Week 242
Week 330
Week 45
Week 53
Week 64
Week 743
Week 81
Week 924
Week 1054
Week 11101
Week 1253
Week 1312
Week 1473
Week 1512
Week 163
Week 177
 
LeSean McCoy
RB - BUF
LeSean McCoy
Doug Martin
RB - TB
Doug Martin
Expert 
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
McCoy was not what we wanted him to be last season, but if you take out the two games in which he left with an injury and the four he missed due to those injuries, he averaged 97.5 yards per game and had a decent 4.4 yards per carry. But the real reason I still like him for this coming season is he in no way looked done to me. After Chip Kelly unloaded him on the Bills, I figured back-to-back 300-plus-carry seasons had slowed McCoy down too much, but from what I saw of him when healthy in 2015, he was making the same moves and had the same burst as before. Add in the fact that Tyrod Taylor's ability to run will help whomever is the lead back in Buffalo, and I'm going to double down on Shady for 2016Martin re-signed with Tampa Bay after a big free agency season in 2015. Will he be able to muster the drive for this year like last? Probably, but it always concerns me a bit. The good news is that he has the ability to put up numbers like he did in 2015. I do wish Martin were the every-down back instead of losing touches to Charles Sims
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
Was the No. 7 RB in FAN PPG (min. 10 games) in '15, and there's no clear backup threat to his workload Stepped up in a major way in '15, handling 288 carries and finishing as a top 3 fantasy RB as Tampa Bay looked to limit rookie QB Winston's exposure in the pass game - likely will see a reduction in workload in '16 as Bucs' lengthen Winston's leash and also mix passing down RB Charles Sims in a bit more
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Rotoworld reported that McCoy will sit out OTAs with a hamstring injury. This seems like a Groundhog Day situation, head coach Rex Ryan said it's "not serious." That is what we were told last year and when he had a hamstring injury and then re-injured it early in the season.Martin had a great contract year with 288 rushing attempts for 1402 yards and 6 touchdowns. He also added 33 receptions for 271 yards and a touchdown. He resigned with Tampa Bay, which should allow him to continue being a solid RB1 in 2016 on an ascending offense.
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
We know that the Buffalo Bills love to run the football. The average Rushing Play % in the in the NFL 2015 season was 42.51%. Out of all the NFL teams, the Buffalo Bills led them all in 2015 with a Rushing Play % 52.26%. Jonathan Williams is the new RB handcuff for LeSean McCoy, although Williams was recently arrested for a DWI and may be facing criminal charges and a league suspension. If Williams is suspended, Mike Gillislee would be LeSean McCoy's RB handcuff. I find it difficult to place a lot of stock in Doug Martin as a feature back with the presence of Charles Sims. I would not surprise me if Sims receives enough carries to limit Martin's fantasy value this season. In the past 4 seasons he's had 2 good years and 2 average years. I am not willing to invest a top draft pick to find out what his season is going to be like in 2016.
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
Remains one of the leagues brightest talents on a run-first teamI like Doug Martin, I just like his back up more.
Sablich Brothers
5th Down Fantasy
Fought through pesky injuries last season and enjoyed a moderate bounceback in Buffalo. Fantasy's number 3 overall RB in 2015 should be in line for another great year.
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Talent-wise, Shady can still be a fantasy beast. I like the upside and value with him this yearWas crazy good last year but he may not be needed quite as much and Charles Sims is always lurking
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Last season, the Bills were the top NFL team in both rushing yards and rushing yards per attempt. Granted, Karlos Williams and Mike Gillislee had a lot to do with that, but if McCoy stays healthy, he should get a large bulk of the carries in what could, again be the top running offense in the NFL and who wouldn't love to have that guy with their early third round pick?The Muscle Hampster was second in the league with over 1,400 rushing yards but only managed to find the end zone on 6 runs. Being the type of runner he is, Martin is likely to see a big bump in touchdown rate, and assuming Winston continues to progress and at least one of Tampa's top three receivers actually stays healthy, Martin could see even better fantasy numbers in 2016.