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Kirk Cousins or Derek Carr

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Kirk CousinsK. Cousins
QB - MIN
Kirk Cousins
Derek CarrD. Carr
QB - LV
Derek Carr
Expert
Recommendation

96%
Recommended by
67 of 70 experts
4%
Recommended by
3 of 70 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 100% 0%
Top QB Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 19# 26
Best Rank# 13# 12
Worst Rank# 28# 33
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total250.4252.5
Avg Game16.715.8
Avg Projection242.3209.6
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank1529
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Kirk CousinsDerek Carr
   
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
2 h
#18#25
   
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
9 h
#21#28
   
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Football
16 h
#20#26
   
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Dynasty Nerds
16 h
#13#12
   
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
18 h
#15#29
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
Fantasy Analyst
23 h
#19#27
   
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
23 h
#15#22
   
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
1 d
#15#28
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#16#26
   
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
The Quant Edge
2 d
#19#27
   
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
2 d
#24#27
   
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#19#26
   
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
3 d
#22#27
   
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
3 d
#24#31
   
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
3 d
#22#27
   
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
3 d
#20#22
   
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
3 d
#27#19
   
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
3 d
#24#28
   
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
3 d
#24#28
   
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
4 d
#28#25
   
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
4 d
#18#28
   
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
5 d
#20#26
   
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
5 d
#19#27
   
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
6 d
#22#26
   
Bill EnrightB. Enright
FFChamps
6 d
#19#27
   
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
6 d
#17#32
   
Bobby SylvesterB. Sylv...
FantasyPros
7 d
#22#27
   
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#22#27
   
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#16#26
   
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#19
   
Mark RossM. Ross
Athlon Sports
1 w
#17#21
   
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
1 w
#22#25
   
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
2 w
#22#28
   
Site RankingsS. Rank...
FFToday
2 w
#22#28
   
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
2 w
#18#29
   
Anthony AmicoA. Amico
DraftKings
2 w
#28#30
   
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
2 w
#23#33
   
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
2 w
#23#24
   
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
2 w
#26#28
   
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
2 w
#20#27
   
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
2 w
#21#28
   
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
2 w
#18#27
   
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
2 w
#19#27
   
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
2 w
#22#24
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
2 w
#19#21
   
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
2 w
#20#29
   
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
2 w
#23#28
   
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
3 w
#20#24
   
John PaulsenJ. Paulsen
4for4.com
3 w
#19#25
   
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
3 w
#23#28
   
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
3 w
#18#32
   
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
3 w
#19#26
   
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
The Athletic
3 w
#19#24
   
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
3 w
#20#28
   
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
3 w
#19#27
   
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
4 w
#19#27
   
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
4 w
#19#24
   
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
4 w
#15#32
   
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
4 w
#21#22
   
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
04/29
#21#29
   
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
04/27
#20#22
   
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
04/26
#17#22
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
04/26
#15#29
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 w
#20#27
   
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
04/08
#19#27
   
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
4 w
#20#26
   
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
01/14
#18#30
   
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
01/08
#19#24
   
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
01/14
#16#31
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
01/14
#16#28
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Kirk CousinsK. Cousins
QB - MIN
Kirk Cousins
Derek CarrD. Carr
QB - LV
Derek Carr
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. GB at CAR
Week 2 at IND vs. NO
Week 3 vs. TEN at NE
Week 4 at HOU vs. BUF
Week 5 at SEA at KC
Week 6 vs. ATLBYE WEEK
Week 7BYE WEEK vs. TB
Week 8 at GB at CLE
Week 9 vs. DET at LAC
Week 10 at CHI vs. DEN
Week 11 vs. DAL vs. KC
Week 12 vs. CAR at ATL
Week 13 vs. JAC at NYJ
Week 14 at TB vs. IND
Week 15 vs. CHI vs. LAC
Week 16 at NO vs. MIA
Week 17 at DET at DEN
Player Projections Comparison
  Kirk CousinsK. Cousins
QB - MIN
Kirk Cousins
Derek CarrD. Carr
QB - LV
Derek Carr
Passing
   
Pass Att508.2473.6
Pass Cmp342.0315.2
Pass Yards3,872.43,519.8
Pass TDs24.820.5
Ints9.99.8
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts33.424.6
Rush Yards96.873.9
Rush TDs1.31.1
   
Misc
   
Fumbles4.63.7
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points242.3209.6
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Kirk CousinsK. Cousins
QB - MIN
Kirk Cousins
Derek CarrD. Carr
QB - LV
Derek Carr
2019 Points 
Week 114.314.6
Week 210.911.7
Week 312.616.7
Week 47.313.5
Week 520.58.0
Week 628.3
Week 729.216.7
Week 811.623.4
Week 921.319.6
Week 1019.313.1
Week 1122.920.8
Week 125.2
Week 1318.011.6
Week 1413.620.2
Week 1512.715.9
Week 167.921.9
Week 1719.6
Notes for Player Combination
  Kirk CousinsK. Cousins
QB - MIN
Kirk Cousins
Derek CarrD. Carr
QB - LV
Derek Carr
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
A run-first offense that just lost their best receiver? Cousins is likely to finish higher than where I have him ranked because he's been durable and has zero chance of losing the starting job, but I'd rather select someone with more upside in that range. The best-case scenario for Cousins is that he finishes as a high-end QB2, which is a reach considering he threw the ball just 444 times last year. 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Cousins had 3,603 yards passing and 26 passing touchdowns on a run oriented team. He is a middle of the road QB2 on an offense that abandons the pass at times. 
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