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Joe Mixon or David Johnson

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
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Recommendation

100%
Recommended by
67 of 67 experts
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0 of 67 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 100% 0%
Top RB Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 7# 20
Best Rank# 4# 15
Worst Rank# 12# 34
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total190.4105.5
Avg Game11.98.1
Avg Projection197.7174.8
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank139
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Joe MixonDavid Johnson
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
3 h
#9#24
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
Fantasy Analyst
4 h
#11#18
   
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FF Prophet
5 h
#6#22
   
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The Quant Edge
6 h
#7#23
   
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Fantasy Shed
12 h
#9#15
   
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Fantasy Football Advice
22 h
#7#18
   
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Yahoo! Sports
23 h
#7#29
   
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Estadio Fantasy
24 h
#7#18
   
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Fantasy Hot Read
1 d
#4#23
   
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1 d
#4#24
   
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Razzball
1 d
#7#23
   
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2 d
#5#26
   
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#9#22
   
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#7#25
   
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2 d
#12#18
   
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2 d
#7#25
   
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Crossroads Fantasy Football
2 d
#6#18
   
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#9#27
   
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#9#22
   
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#7#23
   
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4 d
#7#21
   
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4 d
#7#17
   
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4 d
#7#23
   
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4 d
#10#18
   
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5 d
#4#21
   
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#7#20
   
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#6#17
   
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#8#30
   
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#9#23
   
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#6#21
   
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#4#22
   
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#9#18
   
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#6#19
   
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#7#16
   
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#6#21
   
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#10#20
   
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#4#27
   
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3 w
#7#20
   
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3 w
#7#21
   
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3 w
#7#21
   
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Matt Brandon
3 w
#8#21
   
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3 w
#7#24
   
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3 w
#6#23
   
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4 w
#6#23
   
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4 w
#8#25
   
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04/27
#6#19
   
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04/27
#12#24
   
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Yahoo! Sports
04/26
#9#26
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
04/26
#8#13
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 w
#5#26
   
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
04/10
#9#25
   
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04/08
#7#23
   
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Hail to Fantasy Football
4 w
#11#35
   
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01/14
#8#33
   
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01/14
#8#34
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
01/14
#6#21
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. LAC at KC
Week 2 at CLE vs. BAL
Week 3 at PHI at PIT
Week 4 vs. JAC vs. MIN
Week 5 at BAL vs. JAC
Week 6 at IND at TEN
Week 7 vs. CLE vs. GB
Week 8 vs. TENBYE WEEK
Week 9BYE WEEK at JAC
Week 10 at PIT at CLE
Week 11 at WAS vs. NE
Week 12 vs. NYG at DET
Week 13 at MIA vs. IND
Week 14 vs. DAL at CHI
Week 15 vs. PIT at IND
Week 16 at HOU vs. CIN
Week 17 vs. BAL vs. TEN
Player Projections Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts271.0224.8
Rush Yards1,158.4899.1
Rush TDs7.35.7
   
Receiving
   
Receptions40.939.2
Rec Yards309.0364.2
Rec TDs1.82.9
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points197.7174.8
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
2019 Points 
Week 11.719.7
Week 22.77.4
Week 315.412.5
Week 46.313.9
Week 510.915.6
Week 63.922.2
Week 76.40.2
Week 813.7
Week 9
Week 1015.1-1.0
Week 1116.30.0
Week 127.9
Week 1313.02.4
Week 1424.611.3
Week 1515.60.6
Week 167.30.7
Week 1729.6
Player Targets Comparison
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
2019 Targets 
Week 137
Week 251
Week 329
Week 4511
Week 515
Week 638
Week 720
Week 84
Week 9
Week 1031
Week 1130
Week 120
Week 1342
Week 1442
Week 1530
Week 1621
Week 171
Notes for Player Combination
  Joe MixonJ. Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
David JohnsonD. Johnson
RB - HOU
David Johnson
Expert 
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.The Texans gave their running backs 397 touches last year, and that was with DeAndre Hopkins on the roster. That's a lot of work. The only running back they've added was David Johnson. While Johnson looked horrendous down the stretch, it's possible he just tried to work his way back from injury way too soon. It appears Bill O'Brien isn't convinced that Johnson is done with his NFL career, like some. It's possible that he's not as electric as he once was, but guys, the Texans gave Carlos Hyde (who's still unemployed) 255 touches last year. Opportunity is key in fantasy football, and Johnson appears to be in line for a lot of it in 2020, making him a low-end RB2 with upside for more should he actually be healthy.
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.I do not think we will ever see 2016 David Johnson again, but as the lead back in the Texans offense should be an upgrade from RB Carlos Hyde and he has RB2 value with upside on a good offense, if he can stay healthy.
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. 
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