Who Should I Draft?

Shane Vereen or Stevan Ridley (2016)

1.   T. Gurley LA
2.   D. Johnson ARI
3.   A. Peterson MIN
4.   L. Miller HOU
5.   E. Elliott DAL
6.   L. Bell PIT
7.   D. Freeman ATL
8.   M. Ingram NO
9.   L. McCoy BUF
10.   D. Martin TB
11.   E. Lacy GB
12.   J. Charles KC
13.   C. Anderson DEN
14.   L. Murray OAK
15.   C. Hyde SF
16.   M. Forte NYJ
17.   J. Hill CIN
18.   T. Rawls SEA
19.   D. Murray TEN
20.   J. Stewart CAR
21.   R. Mathews PHI
22.   J. Langford CHI
23.   M. Gordon SD
24.   F. Gore IND
25.   G. Bernard CIN
26.   M. Jones WAS
27.   A. Foster FA
28.   D. Johnson CLE
29.   R. Jennings NYG
30.   D. Woodhead SD
31.   A. Abdullah DET
32.   C. Ivory JAC
33.   T. Yeldon JAC
34.   D. Henry TEN
35.   L. Blount NE
36.   I. Crowell CLE
37.   C. Sims TB
38.   D. Williams PIT
39.   J. Ajayi MIA
40.   S. Ware KC
41.   B. Powell NYJ
42.   J. Forsett DET
43.   T. Coleman ATL
44.   T. Riddick DET
45.   C. Michael GB
46.   J. White NE
47.   D. Lewis NE
48.   T. West BAL
49.   D. Sproles PHI
50.   K. Dixon BAL
51.   D. Booker DEN
52.   J. Allen BAL
53.   J. McKinnon MIN
54.   D. Washington OAK
55.   J. Starks GB
56.   S. Vereen NYG
57.   C. Prosise SEA
58.   A. Morris DAL
59.   J. Howard CHI
60.   C. Johnson ARI

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Experts' Pick
 
 
Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
127 of 127 experts
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ECR# 56# 123
Best Rank# 38# 77
Worst Rank# 70# 107
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent
Matchup Rank11
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total99.58.8
Avg Game6.21.1
Avg Projection91.318.9
   
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Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
2016 Schedule 
Week 1 at DAL 
Week 2 vs. NO 
Week 3 vs. WAS 
Week 4 at MIN 
Week 5 at GB 
Week 6 vs. BAL 
Week 7 at LA 
Week 8BYE WEEK 
Week 9 vs. PHI 
Week 10 vs. CIN 
Week 11 vs. CHI 
Week 12 at CLE 
Week 13 at PIT 
Week 14 vs. DAL 
Week 15 vs. DET 
Week 16 at PHI 
Week 17 at WAS 
 
Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts58.917.0
Rush Yards252.4107.0
Rush TDs1.41.0
   
Receiving
   
Receptions52.33.0
Rec Yards444.022.0
Rec TDs2.60.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points91.318.9
   
 
Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
2015 Points 
Week 16.0
Week 29.5
Week 32.3
Week 42.1
Week 517.0
Week 60.6
Week 76.2
Week 812.3
Week 910.3
Week 102.6-0.1
Week 11-0.5
Week 123.60.1
Week 132.00.4
Week 141.02.3
Week 1513.20.1
Week 162.43.6
Week 178.42.9
 
Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
2015 Targets 
Week 15
Week 28
Week 33
Week 40
Week 58
Week 64
Week 73
Week 89
Week 94
Week 1040
Week 111
Week 1250
Week 1330
Week 1420
Week 15102
Week 1650
Week 1782
 
Shane Vereen
RB - NYG
Shane Vereen
Stevan Ridley
RB - FA
Stevan Ridley
Expert 
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
Rashad Jennings is the lead back, and Paul Perkins has many of the same skills as Vereen, but Jennings is a capable receiving back if given a chanceI like Ridley as a sleeper this season due to the Lions' need for a goal-line/short-yardage back
Raju Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
The Giants backfield is a mess and Vereen should be no more than a 6-10 touch per game player.  
Sablich Brothers
5th Down Fantasy
Role limited to passing down specialist.  
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Vareen is much like many of the other pass-catching backs in fantasy football. He will pretty consistently put up five or six points, but he will never get enough touches to be worth starting. Even if Rashad Jennings goes down, he will have to fend off Paul Perkins, Orleans Darkwa and Andre Williams. You are better off looking elsewhere.We know who Ridley can be if he is given enough touches, and while injuries have hindered him of late, he may be afforded the opportunity to become a relevant fantasy back again this season for Detroit. At this point, Abdullah is expected to be the change of pace back, grabbing 10-12 carries per game. That means it is between Ridley and Zenner for the big-back role and plenty of carries in and out of the red zone.