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Le'Veon Bell or Michael Thomas

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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Michael ThomasM. Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Le'Veon BellL. Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
Expert
Recommendation

100%
Recommended by
73 of 73 experts
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Recommended by
0 of 73 experts
Most Accurate Experts 
   
Top Experts 100% 0%
Top RB, WR Experts100%0%
Top Player Experts100%0%
   
Rankings 
   
ECR# 3# 53
Best Rank# 3# 25
Worst Rank# 8# 84
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total225.6149.0
Avg Game14.19.9
   
Schedule 
   
SOS Rank418
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
   
Expert Ranks 
Michael ThomasLe'Veon Bell
   
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
3 h
#3#66
   
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
5 h
#4#66
   
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
7 h
#3#51
   
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
19 h
#3#51
   
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
2 d
#3#58
   
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#3#74
   
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
2 d
#3#71
   
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
2 d
#3#57
   
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
3 d
#3#60
   
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Football
3 d
#3#65
   
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Dynasty Nerds
3 d
#3#59
   
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
3 d
#4#76
   
Brad EvansB. Evans
Fantasy Analyst
3 d
#3#71
   
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
3 d
#3#84
   
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
4 d
#3#43
   
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
4 d
#3#76
   
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
The Quant Edge
4 d
#3#59
   
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
4 d
#3#51
   
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
5 d
#3#66
   
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
5 d
#3#42
   
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
5 d
#3#42
   
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
5 d
#8#42
   
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
5 d
#3#71
   
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
5 d
#6#42
   
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
5 d
#8#25
   
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
6 d
#8#28
   
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
6 d
#3#57
   
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
1 w
#3#59
   
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
1 w
#3#57
   
Bill EnrightB. Enright
FFChamps
1 w
#3#59
   
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
1 w
#3#44
   
Bobby SylvesterB. Sylv...
FantasyPros
1 w
#3#59
   
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#3#57
   
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
1 w
#3#71
   
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
Gridiron Experts
2 w
#3#47
   
Mark RossM. Ross
Athlon Sports
2 w
#3#52
   
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
2 w
#3#60
   
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
2 w
#3#40
   
Site RankingsS. Rank...
FFToday
2 w
#5#39
   
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
2 w
#3#84
   
Anthony AmicoA. Amico
DraftKings
2 w
#3#42
   
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
2 w
#5#51
   
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
2 w
#3#47
   
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
2 w
#3#52
   
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
2 w
#3#57
   
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
2 w
#3#60
   
Jacob HubmanJ. Hubman
The Fantasy Headliners
3 w
#3#59
   
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
3 w
#3#59
   
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
3 w
#3#66
   
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
3 w
#3#60
   
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
3 w
#3#40
   
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
3 w
#3#57
   
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
3 w
#8#40
   
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
3 w
#3#42
   
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
3 w
#3#59
   
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
The Athletic
4 w
#3#52
   
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
4 w
#4#32
   
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
4 w
#3#57
   
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
4 w
#3#47
   
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
4 w
#3#57
   
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
4 w
#3#71
   
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
04/29
#3#59
   
Walton SpurlinW. Spurlin
FantasyPros
04/27
#3#71
   
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
04/27
#3#71
   
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
04/26
#3#51
   
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
04/26
#3#71
   
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 w
#3#51
   
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
04/10
#3#66
   
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
04/08
#3#47
   
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
4 w
#3#47
   
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
01/14
#3#51
   
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
01/14
#8#57
   
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
01/14
#3#47
   
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Michael ThomasM. Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Le'Veon BellL. Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. TB at BUF
Week 2 at LV vs. SF
Week 3 vs. GB at IND
Week 4 at DET vs. DEN
Week 5 vs. LAC vs. ARI
Week 6BYE WEEK at LAC
Week 7 vs. CAR vs. BUF
Week 8 at CHI at KC
Week 9 at TB vs. NE
Week 10 vs. SF at MIA
Week 11 vs. ATLBYE WEEK
Week 12 at DEN vs. MIA
Week 13 at ATL vs. LV
Week 14 at PHI at SEA
Week 15 vs. KC at LAR
Week 16 vs. MIN vs. CLE
Week 17 at CAR at NE
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Michael ThomasM. Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Le'Veon BellL. Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
2019 Points 
Week 112.317.2
Week 28.910.9
Week 311.46.3
Week 49.5
Week 530.28.8
Week 68.911.3
Week 713.17.6
Week 816.33.5
Week 912.1
Week 1015.212.8
Week 1117.415.2
Week 1216.110.8
Week 134.86.7
Week 1419.4
Week 1518.88.8
Week 1619.69.3
Week 173.77.7
Notes for Player Combination
  Michael ThomasM. Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Le'Veon BellL. Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
You know what the craziest thing about Thomas' 2019 season was? Among the top 40 single-game performances throughout the season, he had just one of them, yet he still finished as the No. 1 fantasy receiver by a massive 67.0 half-PPR points. You can argue that another receiver may finish No. 1, but you can't find a safer receiver atop of drafts.You're going to see Bell fall down draft boards this year, and further than he should. That's odd for me to say, as Bell was someone I was avoiding like the plague in drafts. The difference? Expectations. Playing him as your first-round pick in your RB1 slot was never something anyone should've expected, especially behind that offensive line and in Gase's offense. While he's still stuck in Gase's offense, the offensive line was upgraded quite a bit this offseason, which should allow Bell more room to work. Even if he repeated his 2019 performance, that's RB2 production. There were just 11 running backs who produced RB2 or better numbers more often than him. Sure, he didn't have a ton of weekly upside, but he was safe. Now coming off the board outside the top three rounds, Bell is a value play.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Thomas broke Marvin Harrison's single-season reception record with 149 receptions. He also had 1,725 yards receiving and 9 receiving touchdowns, despite QB Drew Brees missing 5 games. Thomas is the best fantasy receiver in football, especially if Brees returns to New Orleans in 2020.Bell should benefit from the Jets adding T Mekhi Becton and WR Denzel Mims in the NFL Draft. They also added RB La'Mical Perine in the 4th round, but he should not be a huge threat to Bell's touches this season.
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
Michael Thomas targets and fantasy ranks last three seasons: 2017: 149 targets - WR5 2018: 147 targets - WR6 2019: 185 targets - WR1 
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
Averaging 117 receptions over his first 4 years. Not sure how you could rank him below 1 with Brees back.Kind of betting on him to not have a more productive year, because RBs typically don't as they age. This is standard RB decline, despite whatever excuses he has. Gase also seems to be pretty good at ruining fantasy value.
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