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Joe Mixon or Chris Carson

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
Expert
Recommendation

96%
Recommended by
71 of 74 experts
4%
Recommended by
3 of 74 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 100% 0%
Top RB Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 7# 15
Best Rank# 4# 8
Worst Rank# 11# 24
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total190.4195.6
Avg Game11.913.0
Avg Projection196.4183.9
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank1330
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Joe MixonChris Carson
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
12 h
#7#16
   
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Fantasy Football Advice
17 h
#7#15
   
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Yahoo! Sports
21 h
#5#23
   
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#7#16
   
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#7#19
   
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#7#15
   
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#6#14
   
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#8#16
   
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#6#16
   
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#12#16
   
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#9#16
   
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Player Game Logs Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. LAC at ATL
Week 2 at CLE vs. NE
Week 3 at PHI vs. DAL
Week 4 vs. JAC at MIA
Week 5 at BAL vs. MIN
Week 6 at INDBYE WEEK
Week 7 vs. CLE at ARI
Week 8 vs. TEN vs. SF
Week 9BYE WEEK at BUF
Week 10 at PIT at LAR
Week 11 at WAS vs. ARI
Week 12 vs. NYG at PHI
Week 13 at MIA vs. NYG
Week 14 vs. DAL vs. NYJ
Week 15 vs. PIT at WAS
Week 16 at HOU vs. LAR
Week 17 vs. BAL at SF
Player Projections Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts268.2247.9
Rush Yards1,149.91,094.8
Rush TDs7.37.7
   
Receiving
   
Receptions40.433.1
Rec Yards304.7251.9
Rec TDs1.81.3
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points196.4183.9
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
2019 Points 
Week 11.718.0
Week 22.76.7
Week 315.43.0
Week 46.314.5
Week 510.918.3
Week 63.921.9
Week 76.47.4
Week 813.715.0
Week 911.3
Week 1015.116.1
Week 1116.3
Week 127.95.7
Week 1313.016.9
Week 1424.69.1
Week 1515.625.7
Week 167.36.0
Week 1729.6
Player Targets Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
2019 Targets 
Week 137
Week 253
Week 321
Week 454
Week 512
Week 634
Week 725
Week 841
Week 93
Week 1034
Week 113
Week 1204
Week 1342
Week 1444
Week 1532
Week 1621
Week 171
Notes for Player Combination
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Chris CarsonC. Carson
RB - SEA
Chris Carson
Expert 
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
 The Seahawks signing Carlos Hyde likely has more to do with Penny's health (or lack thereof), but it still has me moving Carson down a couple of spots.
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
How many more terrible situations does he have to survive before he finally gets a real supporting cast? The team has finished in the bottom half of the league in yards and points the last 3 seasons. Mixon manages to survive as RB34(rookie year where he only started 7 games), 9, and 13.Hip injury is definitely something to follow-> Actually didn't need surgery for it, is expected to make a full recovery. Meanwhile, there is talk of the PUP list for Rashaad Penny, and bring Marshawn Lynch back, all good news for Chris Carson
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
It's one thing to project a breakout for a player due to an increase in opportunity. It's another thing to project a breakout due to an increase in offensive production. Mixon got the opportunity last year under Zac Taylor, as he totaled 18-plus touches on 10 different occasions. But he'll need the offense to take a step forward in 2020 if he wants to ascend into stardom, as he's been an RB2 or better in just 57 percent of his games over the last two years. You must pay attention to his contract status as you approach drafts because Mixon has stated he'll hold out without an extension. This is a real thing with running backs, as they're trying to preserve their health while cashing in on a second contract. Stay tuned.If we knew Carson would be healthy the entire season, he'd be ranked as a top-12 running back. But we don't. There is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the Seahawks backfield, as Carson is coming off a season-ending hip injury, while Rashaad Penny is recovering from a torn ACL, and they drafted DeeJay Dallas in the fourth round of the draft. You'll want to pay close attention to this backfield as we approach fantasy draft season.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Mixon had a horrible start to the season, but finished the year strong and he had 1424 yards from scrimmage and 8 touchdowns on the season. The Bengals should have a new quarterback in 2020 with their first overall pick, which should make him a more consistent RB1 in 2020.Carson has two good things going for his fantasy value. First, his hip injury appears to not need surgery, which means he should be participating in off-season activities. Second, Rashaad Penny could be a candidate to start the season on the PUP list with a late-season ACL injury. Carson is a RB2 coming off a season with 1,496 yards from scrimmage and 9 touchdowns. The only downside this year was the emergence of Penny and 7 fumbles.
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