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Miles Sanders is worth drafting at his ADP of 23 as the consensus #15 overall player. With a projection of 14.7 carries and 3.2 catches per game, Sanders has a strong workload that's hard for running backs to come by. He leads Boston Scott and Corey Clement on the Eagles' depth chart. The Eagles have the 11th-worst schedule for RBs.

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The market has Chris Thompson correctly valued at an ADP of 162, compared to an overall ECR of 156. With a projection of 3.4 carries and 3.2 catches per game, Thompson won't be reliable in fantasy. He's trailing Ryquell Armstead on the running back chart for Jacksonville. Jacksonville has the 6th-best running back schedule.

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Bryce Love is worth drafting at his ADP of 184 as the consensus #190 overall player. With 6.2 projected touches per game (5.6 rushes and 0.7 catches), Love won't be a reliable source of fantasy points. He's second among Washington running backs, behind Antonio Gibson. The Washington has the 11th-best running back schedule.

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Robert Woods is worth drafting at his ADP of 53 as the consensus #40 overall player. Woods is the WR1 on the Rams, ahead of Cooper Kupp and Josh Reynolds. At #17 in our WR rankings, he's an every week starter. He's projected to catch 87.6 receptions for 1,100 yards and 5.1 TDs, which is 36.7% of the workload for Rams WRs. Los Angeles has the 14th-best wide receiver schedule.

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Diontae Johnson is the WR2 for the Steelers, trailing JuJu Smith-Schuster. As the consensus #38 WR, he will be startable as a WR3 or Flex most weeks. He's projected for 814 yards and 5.7 TDs on 67.2 receptions, which is 31.0% of the workload for WRs on the Steelers. Pittsburgh has the 10th-worst schedule for wide receivers. Drafting Johnson is an easy choice at his ADP of 113 as the consensus #89 overall player.

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Jamison Crowder is worth drafting at his ADP of 122 as the consensus #98 overall player. Crowder is the bonafide top receiver on the Jets, ahead of Breshad Perriman and Denzel Mims. As the consensus #41 WR, he will be startable as a WR3 or Flex most weeks. He's projected for 850 yards and 5.7 TDs on 73.5 receptions, which is 40.1% of the workload for WRs on the Jets. New York has the 4th-worst wide receiver schedule.

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The market has Robby Anderson correctly valued at an ADP of 144, compared to an overall ECR of 150. Anderson is the third best WR on the Panthers, trailing D.J. Moore and Curtis Samuel. Ranked #59 in our consensus wide receiver rankings, he won't usually be a fantasy starter. Anderson is projected to catch 49.8 receptions for 720 yards and 4.2 TDs, which is 24.5% of the total for WRs on the Panthers. Carolina has the 3rd-best schedule for WRs.

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Curtis Samuel is the #2 wide receiver on the Panthers, trailing D.J. Moore. At #58 in our WR rankings, he will ride the fantasy bench most weeks. He's projected for 536 yards and 4.0 TDs on 44.8 receptions, for 22.0% of the workload for WRs on the Panthers. The Panthers have the 3rd-best schedule for wide receivers. The market has Samuel correctly valued at an ADP of 163, compared to an overall ECR of 148.

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Tyler Eifert is projected to catch 38.8 receptions for 445 yards and 2.8 touchdowns. As the consensus #30, Eifert is not fantasy-relevant. As the consensus #243 overall player, Eifert is a reasonable pick at his ADP of 204. Jacksonville has the 15th-best schedule for TEs.

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Patmon is the WR5 on the Colts. At #178 in our WR rankings, he won't be worth owning in most fantasy leagues. Patmon is projected for 119 yards and 0.6 TDs on 7.7 receptions, which is 4.0% of the workload for WRs on the Colts. The Colts have the 12th-worst schedule for WRs.

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As the QB13, Aaron Rodgers is a fine quarterback if you want to save your early draft picks for other positions. Rodgers is expected to earn 9% of his projected 277 fantasy points by rushing. Running the ball just isn't a significant part of his gameplan. Projected for 8.2 interceptions compared to 27.1 passing TDs, Rodgers doesn't carry much interception risk.

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Philip Rivers is the consensus #24 QB, and as such isn't worth drafting in 1QB leagues. That rank makes him a fantasy starter in 2QB leagues, even if he's not an exciting one.Rivers is expected to earn 1% of his projected 232 fantasy points by rushing. He doesn't have the rushing floor that some other quarterbacks have. With a projected toughdown-to-interception ratio of 1.9, he doesn't carry much interception risk.

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As our consensus #25 QB, Drew Lock isn't really relevant in 1QB leagues. Dispite his low rank, his role as the starting QB for the Broncos means he should be owned in 2QB leagues.Lock is projected to earn 25.8 of his 235 fantasy points by rushing. While that's a nice bonus, it's not enough to significantly help his floor. With a projected toughdown-to-interception ratio of 1.8, Lock comes with some significant interceptino risk.

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Justin Herbert is not the starting QB in Los Angeles. As such, you shouldn't spend a draft pick on him in most leagues. Herbert is expected to earn 25% of his projected 60 fantasy points by rushing. That level of involvement in the Chargers' running game adds significant fantasy value. With a projection of 3.9 interceptions compared to 4.6 passing touchdowns, Herbert is not the safest QB to run out each week.

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Jarrett Stidham will be watching from the bench as Cam Newton starts in New England. You can safely leave him on the waiver wire. Stidham is projected to earn 1.0 of his 11 fantasy points by rushing. He relies on his arm for his fantasy value, which isn't really problem considering he's a quarterback. Projected for 0.7 interceptions compared to 1.0 passing TDs, Stidham carries more interception risk than is entirely comforatable.

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Marcus Mariota will be watching from the bench as Derek Carr starts for the Raiders. That means he's not really worth drafting in most fantasy leagues. Mariota is projected to earn 3.6 of his 23 fantasy points by rushing. While running is in his wheelhouse, it isn't a major focus of his gameplan. With a projected toughdown-to-interception ratio of 1.7, he comes with some significant interceptino risk.

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Andy Dalton will be watching from the bench as Dak Prescott starts in Dallas. That means he doesn't have much value in most fantasy leagues. Dalton is expected to earn 11% of his projected 10 fantasy points by rushing. While it isn't nothing, it's not a core part of his fantasy value. With a projection of 0.7 interceptions compared to 0.8 passing touchdowns, Dalton carries more interception risk than is entirely comforatable.

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Jacoby Brissett will be watching from the bench as Philip Rivers starts in Indianapolis. That means he's not really worth drafting in most fantasy leagues. Brissett is expected to earn 15% of his projected 11 fantasy points by rushing. While not insignificant, it's not a huge part of his gameplan. Projected for a 1.5 touchdown-to-interception ratio, he is not the safest QB to run out each week.

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Mason Rudolph is behind Ben Roethlisberger on the Steelers' QB depth chart. Without a starting job, he's not really relevant in fantasy. Rudolph is expected to earn 8% of his projected 14 fantasy points by rushing. Projected for 1.2 interceptions compared to 1.3 passing TDs, Rudolph is not the safest QB to run out each week.

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Joe Flacco won't begin the season as the starting QB in New York - that honor belongs to Sam Darnold. As such, he's not worth drafting in all but the deepest of 2QB leagues. Flacco is projected to earn 0.6 of his 4 fantasy points by rushing. While rushing is in his toolbox, it's not a core part of his fantasy value. Projected for 0.5 interceptions compared to 0.5 passing TDs, he comes with some significant interceptino risk.

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