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Ezekiel Elliott or Saquon Barkley

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Expert
Recommendation

84%
Recommended by
81 of 96 experts
16%
Recommended by
15 of 96 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 95% 5%
Top RB Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts80%20%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 2# 3
Best Rank# 1# 2
Worst Rank# 5# 6
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total192.1257.7
Avg Game14.816.1
Avg Projection248.0247.2
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank2824
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Saquon BarkleyEzekiel Elliott
   
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
19 m
#2#3
   
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
30 m
#2#3
   
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
44 m
#2#4
   
Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
6 h
#2#3
   
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
6 h
#2#3
   
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
6 h
#2#4
   
Michael FlorioM. Florio
RotoBaller
7 h
#2#3
   
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
8 h
#2#3
   
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
11 h
#1#2
   
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
12 h
#2#3
   
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
12 h
#3#4
   
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
13 h
#2#3
   
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Dynasty Nerds
1 d
#2#3
   
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
1 d
#2#3
   
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
1 d
#3#2
   
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
1 d
#2#3
   
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
1 d
#2#4
   
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
2 d
#2#3
   
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#2#3
   
Mark RossM. Ross
Athlon Sports
2 d
#2#6
   
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
2 d
#2#4
   
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
2 d
#2#3
   
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
2 d
#2#3
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
2 d
#2#3
   
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
2 d
#3#2
   
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
3 d
#2#3
   
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
3 d
#2#5
   
Jake ArthurJ. Arthur
Colts.com
3 d
#2#3
   
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
4 d
#2#3
   
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
4 d
#2#4
   
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
4 d
#2#3
   
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
4 d
#2#3
   
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
4 d
#2#3
   
Robert WaziakR. Waziak
The Fantasy Footballers
4 d
#4#3
   
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
4 d
#2#3
   
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
4 d
#2#4
   
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
5 d
#2#3
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
5 d
#4#3
   
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
5 d
#2#3
   
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
6 d
#2#3
   
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
6 d
#2#3
   
Jennifer EakinsJ. Eakins
4for4.com
6 d
#2#3
   
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
1 w
#1#3
   
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
1 w
#2#3
   
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
1 w
#2#3
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
1 w
#2#3
   
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
1 w
#2#3
   
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
1 w
#2#3
   
Site RankingsS. Rank...
FFToday
1 w
#2#4
   
Zach BrunnerZ. Brunner
FantasyPros
1 w
#2#4
   
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
1 w
#1#2
   
Kyle RichardsonK. Rich...
The Fantasy Headliners
1 w
#1#2
   
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
1 w
#2#3
   
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
1 w
#2#3
   
Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
Fantasy Team Advice
1 w
#2#3
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
FTN
1 w
#2#5
   
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
1 w
#2#3
   
Bobby SylvesterB. Sylv...
FantasyPros
1 w
#4#2
   
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
1 w
#2#3
   
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
1 w
#2#3
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
2 w
#3#4
   
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
2 w
#2#3
   
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
2 w
#3#4
   
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
2 w
#3#4
   
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
2 w
#1#2
   
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Football
2 w
#3#4
   
2 w
#2#3
   
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
3 w
#2#3
   
Ben RolfeB. Rolfe
The Touchdown
3 w
#2#3
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
3 w
#5#2
   
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
3 w
#2#3
   
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
Expand The Boxscore
4 w
#3#4
   
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
4 w
#3#4
   
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
4 w
#3#2
   
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
4 w
#2#3
   
Matt OkadaM. Okada
BallBlast
4 w
#2#4
   
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
2 d
#2#3
   
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Roto Ranks
06/07
#3#2
   
Andy SpiteriA. Spiteri
Razzball
4 w
#2#3
   
Lukas KacerL. Kacer
The Fantasy Stock Exchange
06/02
#3#10
   
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
1 w
#4#3
   
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
05/29
#3#2
   
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
05/24
#3#2
   
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
4 w
#2#3
   
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#3#2
   
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
Gridiron Experts
05/20
#2#3
   
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
05/25
#3#2
   
Anthony AmicoA. Amico
FTN
05/16
#2#9
   
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
05/12
#2#3
   
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
05/11
#2#3
   
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
05/08
#2#5
   
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
4 w
#2#3
   
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
05/04
#2#4
   
Walton SpurlinW. Spurlin
FantasyPros
04/27
#3#2
   
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
04/10
#3#2
   
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
01/14
#2#4
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. PIT at LAR
Week 2 at CHI vs. ATL
Week 3 vs. SF at SEA
Week 4 at LAR vs. CLE
Week 5 at DAL vs. NYG
Week 6 vs. WAS vs. ARI
Week 7 at PHI at WAS
Week 8 vs. TB at PHI
Week 9 at WAS vs. PIT
Week 10 vs. PHIBYE WEEK
Week 11BYE WEEK at MIN
Week 12 at CIN vs. WAS
Week 13 at SEA at BAL
Week 14 vs. ARI at CIN
Week 15 vs. CLE vs. SF
Week 16 at BAL vs. PHI
Week 17 vs. DAL at NYG
Player Projections Comparison
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts267.7286.6
Rush Yards1,230.51,287.6
Rush TDs9.610.0
   
Receiving
   
Receptions68.561.4
Rec Yards545.8485.2
Rec TDs2.82.6
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points248.0247.2
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
2019 Points 
Week 113.912.3
Week 219.518.0
Week 33.713.9
Week 410.5
Week 515.1
Week 621.3
Week 714.020.7
Week 820.3
Week 99.513.9
Week 103.16.3
Week 1117.3
Week 126.012.6
Week 1311.513.7
Week 146.721.3
Week 1526.328.0
Week 1639.98.4
Week 1717.724.4
Player Targets Comparison
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
2019 Targets 
Week 162
Week 272
Week 353
Week 47
Week 53
Week 66
Week 757
Week 810
Week 980
Week 1053
Week 113
Week 1234
Week 13710
Week 1445
Week 1554
Week 1647
Week 1745
Notes for Player Combination
  Saquon BarkleyS. Barkley
RB - NYG
Saquon Barkley
Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Expert 
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
Most fantasy points among RB week 13-16 (Half PPR), 22.9ppgEzekiel Elliott with a coronavirus update: "I would say I had maybe one or two days when I felt symptoms. Even then, it wasn't too bad. I had a cough and a little bit of shortness of breath. Now, I feel good. I feel normal." @jonmachota Zeke is the definition of consistent for fantasy. Last season he was at least an RB2 EVERY SINGLE WEEK. He was an RB1 in 9 of those weeks, with the other 7 weeks being an RB2. @ZtwiceFF
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Last season, we saw Barkley struggle due to an ankle injury. However, once he got fully healthy, we saw what he can do again in the fantasy playoffs. Barkley's arguably the best RB in the NFL and this offense flows through him. If you miss out on CMC, don't worry...you'll be just fine with Barkley.Ezekiel Elliott has finished in the top-5 each of the past two seasons and may be one of the safest RBs to draft. As long as he's healthy, he'll see over 300 touches and that's exactly what you want from a top-5 redraft pick. You can draft Zeke with confidence yet again this season.
Brandon Funston
The Athletic
New OC Garrett knows how to lean into a lead RB, be it DeMarco Murray, D. McFadden or Zeke Elliott - health permitting, should be a volume monsterSteady as they come, be it week-to-week, season-to-season - slight worry that new HC McCarthy turns T. Pollard into Jamal Williams 2.0, eating into EZE volume
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
After an extremely impressive rookie season, Barkley came back down to earth a bit in 2019, though 4.6 yards per carry behind that Giants offensive line is nothing to scoff at. Playing through injury was a clear net-negative to his overall numbers, and something he hopefully learned from. The biggest difference was breakaway runs of 15-plus yards, as Barkley rattled off 20 of them in his rookie season, but just nine of them in his sophomore season. With all the weapons in this offense, you have to wonder just how many targets Barkley will get, but trust me, the Giants are building their offense around him and not anyone else. If Daniel Jones can take a step forward in year two, it'll help open lanes for Barkley. It also doesn't hurt that they dramatically improved the offensive line this offseason.There's only one running back over the last five years who's finished top-six three times, and that's Elliott. Oddly enough, he's never finished as No. 1 though. The Cowboys passing offense just got better with the addition of CeeDee Lamb, and while that may put a cap on Elliott's targets in the passing game, he should be free to rock against seven-man fronts. He saw eight-plus defenders in the box 19.3 percent of the time last year, a number that may dip down into the single digits, provided the Cowboys go three-wide more often than not. Stop trying to find "the next big thing," because Elliott has proven time and time again that he's among the safest picks at the top of the draft. He's posted RB2 or better numbers in 92.9 percent of his career games, which is better than any running back I've ever charted. In fact, the closest is Le'Veon Bell, who's hit that mark 87.0 percent of the time.
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
 Mike McCarthy's RB usage in the pass game his last 3 years in GB: 2018 - 73 targets(12 games), 2017 - 83 targets, 2016 - 88 targets. That was typically with a 3 headed monster. I would assume Zeke is going to demand the large share of targets. He's averaged 83 over his last 2 seasons so potentially no new value here, unless Kellen Moore does something? Mike could get in trouble if he continues running the ball at the pace he did in GB though. 29th, 27th, and 32nd in the league his last 3 years, not gonna jive with a back that's averaged 292 carries a season since entering the league.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Barkley missed 3 games in 2019, was limited in several others and played on a 4-12 team that was outscored by 110 points on the season. He still managed 1,441 yards from scrimmage and 8 touchdowns. A new coaching staff should only help and he should have elite RB1 value in 2020.Elliott had 1,777 yards from scrimmage and 14 touchdowns last year. There is always concern that a new coaching staff could change his usage, but given the size of his contract and OC Kellen Moore being retained to call plays, it seems likely he will have similar RB1 value in 2020.