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Steven PintadoS. Pintado
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The Football Girl
09/10
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Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
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Scott EngelS. Engel
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09/08
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Mark RossM. Ross
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09/10
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Jacob HubmanJ. Hubman
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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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09/02
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08/25
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08/24
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08/21
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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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08/13
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Rob WilsonR. Wilson
The Fantasy Footballers
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Michael BellerM. Beller
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Doug MooreD. Moore
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. PIT at SF
Week 2 at CHI vs. WAS
Week 3 vs. SF vs. DET
Week 4 at LAR at CAR
Week 5 at DAL at NYJ
Week 6 vs. WAS at DAL
Week 7 at PHI vs. SEA
Week 8 vs. TBBYE WEEK
Week 9 at WAS vs. MIA
Week 10 vs. PHI vs. BUF
Week 11BYE WEEK at SEA
Week 12 at CIN at NE
Week 13 at SEA vs. LAR
Week 14 vs. ARI at NYG
Week 15 vs. CLE vs. PHI
Week 16 at BAL vs. SF
Week 17 vs. DAL at LAR
Player Projections Comparison
 
Receiving
   
Receptions72.251.8
Rec Yards833.9572.6
Rec TDs4.93.6
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts5.10.0
Rush Yards39.60.0
Rush TDs0.10.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points116.378.1
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
2019 Points 
Week 14.217.3
Week 210.4
Week 320.19.6
Week 49.94.7
Week 54.75.8
Week 66.9
Week 71.2
Week 80.8
Week 93.8
Week 107.1
Week 117.7
Week 123.7
Week 1310.05.6
Week 143.62.0
Week 1511.14.2
Week 1613.610.8
Week 173.94.5
Total84.8102.4
Average8.56.4
Player Targets Comparison
 
2019 Targets 
Week 1713
Week 211
Week 397
Week 495
Week 598
Week 68
Week 73
Week 84
Week 94
Week 108
Week 115
Week 129
Week 1367
Week 1477
Week 15115
Week 1667
Week 17107
Notes for Player Combination
 
Expert 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
 Despite his age, the veteran still averaged a 72/769/5 receiving line over his last two seasons, but those numbers will likely decline in 2020 with the arrival of DeAndre Hopkins. Still, if Fitzgerald has anything left in the tank for his swan song, he could be a useful bye-week fill-in, especially if Christian Kirk fails to take the next step forward.
Draft Engine
Draft Engine
Signed prior to last season to a four-year, 41 million extension, Shepard picked up a few of the targets that had gone to Odell Beckham in prior seasons, averaging more than eight targets per game for the first time in his career. The expectation is that he will continue to work primarily out of the slot in 2020 despite the slot also being the preferred position of Golden Tate. 
Kevin Wheeler
The Draft Zone
Sterling Shepard tied for 17th most in the NFL for targets per game in 2019 with 8.3. The Athletic's Dan Duggan said Giants WR Sterling Shepard has dominated opposing cornerbacks in training camp, establishing himself as the clear No. 1 wideout. 
Ben Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
Sterling Shepard went into 2019 as the clear cut Giants WR1 but he failed to perform, missing half the season with injury and only performing against mediocre opposition. Now with Saquon Barkley, Evan Engram, Golden Tate and Darius Slayton to compete with, it's hard to see Shepard providing weekly security in an offense expected to run more often this year under Joe Judge. He's a low upside mid-round pick.It's season number 17 for Larry Fitzgerald and while he's clearly behind DeAndre Hopkins and probably Christian Kirk, in this high-powered offense, there's plenty to go around. He's not going to get the 109 targets he received last year, but he should still be a good bye week option given the projected strength of this offence. He's not someone I'll personally be drafting, but he's a fine safe option if that's what you need.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
In a season where he was dealing with injuries and a rookie quarterback, Shepard still posted WR2 or better numbers in 40 percent of his games, which ranked 33rd among wide receivers. Now, to be fair, the offense has changed, but it doesn't appear the new regime is very fond of Evan Engram, as evidenced by putting him on the trade block during the NFL Draft. Golden Tate is aging, and while Darius Slayton did flash at times, it was a relatively small sample size. It shouldn't shock anyone to see Shepard get 100-plus targets in 2020 and finish as a WR3, though you do have to wonder what his upside actually is with so many mouths to feed.Now entering his age-37 season, we kind of know what to expect from Fitzgerald. He did see a team-high 109 targets last year, and it's difficult to say his role changed much. He's going to be the safety valve over the middle of the field while DeAndre Hopkins and Christian Kirk work the perimeter. There were just six games that Fitzgerald broke the 50-yard barrier last year, so knowing he scored just four times, you understand the lack of upside despite his decent target share. Still, with Hopkins in the mix, that target share will certainly go down. Kyler Murray threw just 20 touchdown passes last year, so it was tough to expect more than the four that Fitzgerald scored. Even with a bump for Murray, it's tough to say the increased touchdown potential will make up for Fitzgerald's decreased target share. He's just a low-upside bye-week filler at this stage of his career. Even with an injury to someone like Hopkins or Kirk, we've already seen that scenario in 2019, and it wasn't more than a WR4-type.
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
When healthy, Shepard has been a solid WR3 but the problem is, he's rarely healthy. Now with the emergence of Darius Slayton and the presence of veteran Golden Tate, I don't like Shepard's chances of living up to his ADP.Will Larry Fitzgerald ever retire? I hope not. Even at age 36, he will always be the safety net for Kyler Murray to look towards. The addition of DeAndre Hopkins certainly doesn't help, but having a guy like Fitzgerald on your bench is a worthwhile investment. The Cardinal offense should score a ton of points and it can't all go to Hopkins.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
When Shepard's on the field, he's a target vacuum. However, he's rarely been on the field the past couple seasons and he is playing in one of the deepest receiving corps in the entire league. Darius Slayton, Golden Tate, Evan Engram, and Saquon Barkley are all going to command targets in this offense, which limits each player's ceiling. If one of the other options misses time, Shepard can be extremely fantasy relevant, but it's impossible to project that going into the season. Shepard's a risky pick this year.Unfortunately for Fitzgerald, the addition of Deandre Hopkins to the Cardinals quashes his fantasy outlook for 2020. Fitzgerald will still be involved in the offense, but is nothing more than a WR4/WR5 this season.
Wolf of Roto Street
Roto Street Journal
 Returning to the Cards at age 74. Would rather spend a late rounder to acquire a higher ceiling.
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
4 years in and we have a yards per reception of 11.6. That average is a lot of work just to go over 1000 yards. Combine that with his lack of TDs, and worrisome concussion history, and you get a perfectly boring WR that needs 90+ receptions to be fantasy relevant.Led the team in targets because he was the only guy to stay healthy all year. I wonder if he continue to play 80%+ of the offensive snaps at age 37.. Has never had fewer than 100 targets.