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Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert

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  Tua TagovailoaT. Tagovailoa
QB - MIA
Tua Tagovailoa
Justin HerbertJ. Herbert
QB - LAC
Justin Herbert
 
 
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Best Rank# 18# 28-
Worst Rank# 38# 41-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
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Avg Projection122.778.7-
    
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SOS Rank325-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
  Tua TagovailoaT. Tagovailoa
QB - MIA
Tua Tagovailoa
Justin HerbertJ. Herbert
QB - LAC
Justin Herbert
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at NE at CIN
Week 2 vs. BUF vs. KC
Week 3 at JAC vs. CAR
Week 4 vs. SEA at TB
Week 5 at SF at NO
Week 6 at DEN vs. NYJ
Week 7 vs. LAC at MIA
Week 8 vs. LAR vs. JAC
Week 9 at ARI vs. LV
Week 10 vs. NYJBYE WEEK
Week 11BYE WEEK at DEN
Week 12 at NYJ at BUF
Week 13 vs. CIN vs. NE
Week 14 vs. KC vs. ATL
Week 15 vs. NE at LV
Week 16 at LV vs. DEN
Week 17 at BUF at KC
Player Projections Comparison
  Tua TagovailoaT. Tagovailoa
QB - MIA
Tua Tagovailoa
Justin HerbertJ. Herbert
QB - LAC
Justin Herbert
Passing
   
Pass Att265.3144.6
Pass Cmp164.589.1
Pass Yards2,018.11,217.1
Pass TDs11.66.5
Ints8.45.0
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts20.816.4
Rush Yards112.3116.4
Rush TDs1.00.8
   
Misc
   
Fumbles2.31.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points122.778.7
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Tua TagovailoaT. Tagovailoa
QB - MIA
Tua Tagovailoa
Justin HerbertJ. Herbert
QB - LAC
Justin Herbert
2019 Points 
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Total0.00.0
Average
Notes for Player Combination
  Tua TagovailoaT. Tagovailoa
QB - MIA
Tua Tagovailoa
Justin HerbertJ. Herbert
QB - LAC
Justin Herbert
Expert 
Draft Engine
Draft Engine
Durability is an issue for Tagovailoa after last November's hip surgery and an ankle injury in 2018. Less-than-ideal size could also be a problem, and Miami has the option to turn to a capable backup in Ryan Fitzpatrick if Tagovailoa isn't ready for Week 1. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Tua isn't going to start the season, but that doesn't mean we should completely write him off for fantasy purposes in 2020. I fully expect the rookie QB to step in at some point this season later on and he could have some streaming appeal in plus matchups. With all that being said, he can remain on your league's waiver wire until that point.Justin Herbert may not see the field much in the first few weeks of the 2020 season, but he's going to take over that job from Tyrod Taylor at some point. Herbert's tape is inconsistent, but he now has the draft capital to assure us that he's the long-term answer in Los Angeles. If you're willing to wait, and gamble on his upside, Herbert's a fine selection for a QB-needy Dynasty roster.
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
Due to the preseason being canceled, I do not expect Tua to start in Week 1 but he will get on the field sooner than later. When he does, he'll have Devante Parker, Preston Williams, and Mike Gesicki to rely on which is a pretty solid group when you compare it to what the Dolphins have had in the past. As soon as he becomes the starter he will be on everybody's radar.Due to the cancellation of the preseason, I don't expect Herbert to start in Week 1 but that being said, he shouldn't ride the bench for too long. The Chargers just spent the 6th overall pick on him and have contending level talent at key positions on both sides of the ball. The Chargers are in win-now mode and they want to do that with Herbert. That being said, in 1 QB leagues, he doesn't need to be drafted.
Ben Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
I'm a massive fan of Tua the man and Tua the QB. I'm not a fan of QB the 2020 fantasy player though. I'm not convinced he starts any time soon, though I hope he does, and I don't think he provides immediate value. This is a rebuild and he's probably a year or two away.I'm not touching Herbert unless I hear he's starting in 2020. At the moment, the Chargers are sending the opposite message plus even if he starts, where's the upside? He's fine in dynasty leagues but he's a pass in redraft.
Tal Malachovsky
The Fantasy Scout
I'm going to have to learn how to pronounce this dude's name correctly, but I think I'v got it - Too-uhh Tag-o-vah-lo-waah. Anyway, he can't take hits in the NFL like he did on a few occasions in college. That'll end his career quickly. Lucky for him, he has a lot of positive things that make him special, beside his legs. First, his running style is more like Barry Sanders in his maneuverability, and illusiveness, as opposed to a Cam Newton style of running QB that uses power over slickness, which puts players at higher risk of injury. The way Tua runs makes it seem like he thinks everyone has cooties, and there's NO WAY you're touching him. Not to say Tua isn't strong. He is. Very strong. In fact, I think he's going to frustrate defenses because they're going to struggle getting him down, even when they think they've got him. When he gets the nod for the start, he's going to be a force, but it benefits him to be sitting behind the extremely experienced veteran, Ryan Fitzpatrick, who's been on half the teams in the league. Tua has no pressure to start producing on day one because of his return from injury, and having a successful Ryan Fitzpatrick ahead of him. When that changes, and it's Tua's turn, I expect Lamar Jackson type numbers in rushing, and better than Lamar in passing, and throwing touchdown numbers. So, as a late round backup, stash or as an early waiver/free agency QB pickup in redraft leagues, I like it a lot. He is a league winner, and I'm calling it now. I thought it would be Kyler Murray this season, and it has a higher probability of happening, but Tua may be a QB on a lot of fantasy football team champions. If Tua gets to play, he's going to wow everyone. I love this guy. You should too. He should be flagged so you can keep an eye on him. He's one of my favorite sneaky beginning/mid season fantasy assets that has a high ceiling. I can see him starting the 3rd or 4th game, unless Ryan Fitzpatrick lights it up from game one, and keeps doing it consistently or Tua isn't ready for one reason or another. I wouldn't put my money on Pickspatrick accomplishing that, but Tua may need more time. Although, he states he feels 100% after his hip surgery. I lean on the side that they'll wait for Ryan Fitzpatrick to lose his first or second game, and then they'll unleash the beast.Tyrod Taylor is going to be an obstacle for Justin Herbert. Tyrod is only 30 years old, and if it weren't for a bad injury, and a first round QB draft pick, Baker Mayfield, itching to start...oh wait, it's an identical situation, but odds are, if Tyrod just buttons up his run game a little, and avoids hits when he runs, then he is a legitimate competitor for Herbert this season. That said, Herbert is surprisingly effective with his legs. The word about him is his big arm, but I found that in watching him what stood out was his the quickness of his decision making process, and his game-speed. He's sort of an unassuming runner because of his arm strength. If that makes sense. The only negative, beside the competition, which I expect him to win, at least, eventually, is that in college, his receivers always seemed to be open, and his o-line gave him a lot of time, in most instances. How much of that affects how we perceived his skills? I guess we'll see in training camp and preseason.