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Season Total100.286.5-
Avg Game7.76.2-
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Christian KirkSammy WatkinsAdd Player
    
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Get Sports Info
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Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
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Matthew HillM. Hill
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theScore
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Bill EnrightB. Enright
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Justin GeorgeJ. George
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Robert WaziakR. Waziak
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Matt Brandon
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Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
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Christopher DellC. Dell
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Fantasy Victors
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The FFGhostT. FFGhost
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Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
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Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
09/10
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Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
09/09
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Mike HarmonM. Harmon
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David ZachD. Zach
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Jonathan HaysJ. Hays
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Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
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09/09
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Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
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Blake FincherB. Fincher
Fantasy Football Cafe
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Wayne BretskyW. Bretsky
BretskyBall
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Jeff GreenwoodJ. Gree...
The Fantasy Footballers
09/09
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Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
09/09
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Ryan Hodge R. Hodge
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Michael FlorioM. Florio
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Dennis SosicD. Sosic
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Tyler OrginskiT. Orgi...
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Andrew SeifterA. Seifter
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09/08
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Dave McKayD. McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
09/08
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Eric MoodyE. Moody
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09/08
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Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
09/10
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Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
09/10
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Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
09/08
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Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
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09/08
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Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
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Tal MalachovskyT. Mala...
The Fantasy Scout
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SkullKing Sports
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SmittyS.
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John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
09/10
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Armando CrespoA. Crespo
Eat.Sleep.Fantasy
09/07
#39#62-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
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09/07
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Justin SablichJ. Sablich
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09/10
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Jon CollinsJ. Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
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09/07
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Chris RaybonC. Raybon
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Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
09/06
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Neema HodjatN. Hodjat
Real GM
09/08
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Kevin TompkinsK. Tomp...
Fighting Chance Fantasy
09/04
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Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
09/10
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Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
Breaking Football
09/06
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Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
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09/07
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Legion Report
09/11
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Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
09/08
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Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
09/08
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Matthew BetzM. Betz
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Anthony AmicoA. Amico
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09/09
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Andy SpiteriA. Spiteri
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09/05
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Estadio Fantasy
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09/04
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Pierre CamusP. Camus
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09/04
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Kyle AugustK. August
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09/10
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Mark RossM. Ross
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Richard KingR. King
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09/08
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Liz LozaL. Loza
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Kyle RichardsonK. Rich...
The Fantasy Headliners
09/10
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Jacob HubmanJ. Hubman
The Fantasy Headliners
09/04
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Matt HarmonM. Harmon
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09/03
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Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
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Matt OkadaM. Okada
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Elliot Berkovits E. Berk...
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08/24
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Wolf of Roto StreetW. of R...
Roto Street Journal
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Scott AtkinsS. Atkins
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Kevin ScottK. Scott
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Justin VarnesJ. Varnes
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Nolan KellyN. Kelly
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Rob WilsonR. Wilson
The Fantasy Footballers
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Michael BellerM. Beller
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Doug MooreD. Moore
Inside the Pylon
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at SF vs. HOU
Week 2 vs. WAS at LAC
Week 3 vs. DET at BAL
Week 4 at CAR vs. NE
Week 5 at NYJ vs. LV
Week 6 at DAL at BUF
Week 7 vs. SEA at DEN
Week 8BYE WEEK vs. NYJ
Week 9 vs. MIA vs. CAR
Week 10 vs. BUFBYE WEEK
Week 11 at SEA at LV
Week 12 at NE at TB
Week 13 vs. LAR vs. DEN
Week 14 at NYG at MIA
Week 15 vs. PHI at NO
Week 16 vs. SF vs. ATL
Week 17 at LAR vs. LAC
Player Projections Comparison
 
Receiving
   
Receptions68.452.6
Rec Yards788.7727.6
Rec TDs4.84.4
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts8.12.3
Rush Yards62.317.4
Rush TDs0.10.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points113.5100.2
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
2019 Points 
Week 16.437.8
Week 211.44.9
Week 35.96.4
Week 44.33.4
Week 50.0
Week 6
Week 7
Week 89.84.5
Week 91.66.3
Week 1031.85.1
Week 114.22.6
Week 12
Week 132.30.0
Week 148.95.0
Week 156.16.9
Week 160.92.8
Week 176.60.8
Total100.286.5
Average7.76.2
Player Targets Comparison
 
2019 Targets 
Week 11211
Week 2813
Week 3128
Week 456
Week 50
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8118
Week 9510
Week 10109
Week 1193
Week 12
Week 1373
Week 1498
Week 1554
Week 1655
Week 17102
Notes for Player Combination
 
Expert 
Kevin Wheeler
The Draft Zone
2019 looks like a mirage in an otherwise bulletproof profile. He broke out at 20.1 (after posting a 29% Dominator Rating as a true freshman), left school with a 32% DR, and got drafted in Round 2. He was efficient as a rookie (8.7 YPT) in a horrible situation. @JackMiller02 
Draft Engine
Draft Engine
One of 16 NFL receivers to average more than 8.3 targets per game in 2019, Kirk's usage will likely dip a bit this season with DeAndre Hopkins coming in as the primary option in Arizona's passing game. Kirk hasn't been particularly durable over his two NFL seasons, missing three games last October with an ankle injury and four games in December 2018 after suffering a foot injury.Watkins missed six of K.C.'s final seven regular-season games in 2018 before returning to rack up 10 catches for 176 yards over a pair of playoff games. He began '19 with nine catches for 198 yards and three TDs in the season opener, then averaged fewer than 37 yards with no scores over his final 13 regular-season games before totaling 288 yards over three post-season wins.
Ben Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
Christian Kirk was scheduled for a sophomore breakout and it happened, but only for one week, as he crammed in 138 yards and all three of his 2019 TDs into the week 10 Buccs game. He was otherwise rather inconsistent, with a lot of quiet weeks and no green zone TDs despite 6 targets. It was a strange season which is over-complicated by the Deandre Hopkins trade. I'm not touching him at his 9th round price, not because you won't get enough return for that investment, but because he lacks the upside to make a major seasonal impact.Here's some unexpected Sammy Watkins trivia: He received more targets than Tyreek Hill in 2019, he has the same cap hit as Hill and he's only one year older! I'm not saying Watkins and Hill are even in the same universe fantasy-wise but it is unreasonable to totally dismiss Watkins. We've seen how busy he can get when Hill (or potentially Kelce) is out and he's still had some big games with everybody fit. I want pieces of this Chiefs offense and Watkins is likely to get first crack at the WR2 role. That's worth drafting.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
He has the benefit of playing a year with Kyler Murray in Kliff Kingsbury's offense, while DeAndre Hopkins may go through a learning curve. Despite playing just 13 games last year, Kirk saw 107 targets (132 target pace over 16 games). The issue is that Hopkins will get a large chunk of the pie, and Larry Fitzgerald didn't return to play another season to see just 50 targets. It'll be hard for anyone to correctly predict the target share among these receivers, but Kirk is an ascending talent who's entering year three of his young career. Knowing the Cardinals receivers combined for 368 targets last year, it's hard to see a scenario where Kirk sees more targets than he did last year, especially when you know they run a lot of 4WR sets (which cuts into the overall target pie). Kirk has also scored just three touchdowns in each of his first two seasons, so touchdowns aren't likely to make up for a lower target share. He's likely going to be somewhat of a hit-or-miss WR3/4 in 2020 with inconsistent targets.Does anyone else believe that Watkins may have played through injury in 2019? He hadn't tallied anything less than 8.3 yards per target over the previous four years, and that's despite some subpar quarterback talent in Buffalo and Los Angeles. Knowing that Watkins is the No. 2 option at wide receiver in a Patrick Mahomes-led offense and that he's going outside the top-50 wide receivers is bananas. Sure, he was bad in 2019, but he looked like the player we thought he'd be once they got to the playoffs, as he compiled 14 receptions for 288 yards and a touchdown on 18 targets in their three playoff games. The Chiefs also had an opportunity to move on from Watkins this offseason, but they decided to keep him on the roster. He may not be an every-week option from the get-go, but knowing you have a player tied to Patrick Mahomes who saw six-plus targets in 10-of-17 games last year should carry some weight. Snagging him as a WR4/5 with upside makes too much sense, as we can't let one inefficient year erase what he's been throughout his career. There's an avenue to him finishing as a WR3 without injury in front of him.
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
There's no doubt that Christian Kirk has the talent to be a reliable fantasy WR but as of now, he's looking like a WR3 on his own team. With the addition of DeAndre Hopkins and the consistent presence of Larry Fitzgerald, it's hard to imagine Kirk sees a large target share. He's a deep threat so he'll have his big games but you won't want to have to rely on him on a weekly basis.Only the real risk-takers go after a guy like Watkins. We all know the upside is there, especially in the Chiefs offense but whether it's due to injury or simply poor performance, he can never string together a strong season. He is a boom or bust flex play at best until he proves he can stay healthy and play at a high level consistently.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Kirk's been a fine WR3/FLEX option over the past few seasons, but he appeared to be on the verge of breaking out finally in 2020. However, the addition of Deandre Hopkins quashes that outlook a little bit. Larry Fitzgerald will still be involved in this offense, so Kirk's ceiling is limited. He'll receive his 5 to 6 targets per game, but he's unlikely to be anything more than a WR3 again in 2020.Watkins has the talent to be a top-24 WR for fantasy football and he's in the right offense for that to happen. For some reason though, Watkins just has not been able to be consistent and he's burned fantasy owners year after year. Watkins is nothing more than a WR4 this season at best.
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
His per game pace of 8.3 targets a game would've tied him for 12th in targets at the position in 2019. Can absolutely be a fantasy value if the offense takes a step forward, he stays healthy, and no one else is brought in..That's a lot of stipulations.. Team was middle of the pack in attempts last year. The team did lead the league in targets to WR in 2019, and didn't address TE in a way that makes me think that's going to change. He should be the numbers 2 target behind Hopkins in an offense that's looking to take a step forward in Redzone efficiency.Targets a game: 2019 - 7 2018 - 6.6 If we can stop trying to call him a bust based on his early career trajectory, and just accept him as a flex play in a dangerous offense we will live a much happier life. His health has been problematic, so I get that. He is not a WR1 or 2, so live with it, and don't draft him as anything more.
Wolf of Roto Street
Roto Street Journal
Target share will take a dramatic hit, but the quality of usage could skyrocket if Hopkins is drawing huge attention.