Skip to main content

Aaron Jones or Davante Adams

Who Should I Start? - Week 3

Can't Decide? Leave it up to the Fantasy Gods

The Fantasy Gods have spoken. Start {{ state.players[state.winningPlayerIndex].player_name }}

Players

Brought to you by Toyota

Toyota logo
Advertisement
Advertisement
Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Aaron JonesA. Jones
RB - GB
Aaron Jones
at NO, Sun 8pm EDT
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
at NO, Sun 8pm EDT
 
 
Expert
Recommendation

Updated: Sep 24th, 2020
99%
Recommended by
112 of 113 experts
1%
Recommended by
1 of 113 experts
Add Player
Most Accurate Experts 
    
Top ExpertsTop RB,WR ExpertsTop Player Experts See who the Most Accurate Experts would start
Upgrade Now
    
Rankings 
    
ECR# 7# 28-
Best Rank# 2# 7-
Worst Rank# 13# 28-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at NO at NO-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. RBs perform worse than their average vs NOThis is a 3 star matchup. WRs perform close to their average vs NO-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total55.231.2-
Avg Game27.615.6-
Week 241.63.6-
    
Misc 
    
Injury Alert-
WeatherIndoorIndoor-
    
Expert Ranks 
Aaron JonesDavante AdamsAdd Player
    
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
9 m
#12#20-
    
Elliot Berkovits E. Berk...
Packer Report
17 m
#7#18-
    
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
21 m
#7#18-
    
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
22 m
#6#27-
    
Marc CavigliaM. Cavi...
Bruno Boys
23 m
#6#23-
    
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
26 m
#7#27-
    
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
57 m
#10#19-
    
Brandon MurchisonB. Murc...
RotoBaller
1 h
#7#18-
    
Jamie CalandroJ. Cala...
Fantasy Team Advice
1 h
#6#18-
    
Kevin ScottK. Scott
The Intersecting
1 h
#9#20-
    
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
1 h
#6#18-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
1 h
#7#18-
    
Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
1 h
#12#35-
    
Morgan ColbyM. Colby
The Fantasy Champions
2 h
#5#27-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
2 h
#7#95-
    
Alex BlickleA. Blickle
Fantasy Team Advice
2 h
#5#8-
    
Kevin TompkinsK. Tomp...
Fighting Chance Fantasy
2 h
#7#19-
    
Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
Breaking Football
2 h
#11#27-
    
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
2 h
#6#20-
    
Patrick ThormanP. Thorman
Establish the Run
2 h
#9-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
2 h
#12#25-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
2 h
#7#18-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
2 h
#6#32-
    
Mundo Fantasy MXM. Fant...
Mundo Fantasy
3 h
#6#18-
    
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
3 h
#7#23-
    
Mike MacGregorM. MacG...
Draft Buddy
3 h
#6#19-
    
3 h
#6#32-
    
Andrew SeifterA. Seifter
FantasyPros
3 h
#12#32-
    
Garret PriceG. Price
Dynasty Nerds
3 h
#5#18-
    
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
4 h
#10#18-
    
Jeff PaurJ. Paur
RTSports
4 h
#6#23-
    
Tozzi BrothersT. Brot...
Legion Report
4 h
#7#18-
    
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
5 h
#7#18-
    
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
5 h
#7#18-
    
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
5 h
#6-
    
David ZachD. Zach
FantasyPros
5 h
#6#23-
    
Tyler OrginskiT. Orgi...
Fantasy Hot Read
5 h
#6#32-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
5 h
#6#18-
    
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
6 h
#12#18-
    
Andy VandaA. Vanda
Take Your League
10 h
#7#33-
    
Christopher DellC. Dell
Betting Predators
10 h
#11#44-
    
Jason SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
11 h
#7#110-
    
Nick HumphreysN. Hump...
Fantasy Victors
13 h
#7#19-
    
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
14 h
#4#19-
    
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
14 h
#5#18-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
14 h
#7#19-
    
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
15 h
#11#23-
    
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
15 h
#5#19-
    
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
15 h
#7#26-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
15 h
#3#104-
    
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
15 h
#11#27-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
15 h
#6#19-
    
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
16 h
#2#7-
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
16 h
#7#25-
    
Donkey TeethD. Teeth
Razzball
16 h
#10#20-
    
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
16 h
#2#19-
    
Kevin HansonK. Hanson
EDSFootball
17 h
#7-
    
John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
17 h
#6#29-
    
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
17 h
#2#9-
    
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
Draftwize
17 h
#4#19-
    
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
17 h
#13#28-
    
Tal MalachovskyT. Mala...
The Fantasy Scout
17 h
#11#23-
    
Tim PetropoulosT. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
18 h
#12#20-
    
Todd D ClarkT. D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
18 h
#7#23-
    
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
18 h
#7#23-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
18 h
#14#52-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
Gridiron Experts
19 h
#6#19-
    
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Sports
19 h
#10#19-
    
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
19 h
#6#21-
    
Kelly SmelserK. Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
20 h
#11#19-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
20 h
#5#19-
    
Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
20 h
#13#26-
    
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
20 h
#12#19-
    
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
20 h
#7#8-
    
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
21 h
#4#19-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
21 h
#11#19-
    
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
21 h
#6#19-
    
Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
21 h
#10#19-
    
Justin DoddsJ. Dodds
Locked In Football
21 h
#6#19-
    
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
22 h
#7#19-
    
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
23 h
#7#19-
    
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
23 h
#11#47-
    
Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
Fantasy Team Advice
1 d
#6#19-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
1 d
#5#19-
    
Neema HodjatN. Hodjat
Real GM
1 d
#7#19-
    
Mike WrightM. Wright
The Fantasy Footballers
1 d
#7#19-
    
John FergusonJ. Ferg...
FantasyData
1 d
#9#20-
    
Andy HollowayA. Holl...
The Fantasy Footballers
1 d
#7#8-
    
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
Expand The Boxscore
1 d
#6#15-
    
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
1 d
#7#15-
    
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
1 d
#7#20-
    
Mick CiallelaM. Cial...
Fantrax
1 d
#11#19-
    
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
1 d
#7#15-
    
David BiggsD. Biggs
Drink Five
1 d
#7#15-
    
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
2 d
#10#15-
    
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
2 d
#7#15-
    
Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
2 d
#7#15-
    
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
#7#15-
    
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
#7#15-
    
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
2 d
#4#15-
    
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
2 d
#7#15-
    
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
2 d
#7#15-
    
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
2 d
#7#22-
    
SmittyS.
SleeperU
2 d
#7#8-
    
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
2 d
#7#15-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
2 d
#10#22-
    
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
2 d
#3#15-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
QB List
2 d
#6#22-
    
Jason MooreJ. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
2 d
#7#15-
    
Kyle EnglishK. English
Reality Sports
2 d
#6#15-
    
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
3 d
#14#11-
    
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
3 d
#13#16-
    
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Expand The Boxscore
3 d
#10#19-
    
Player Game Logs Comparison
  Aaron JonesA. Jones
RB - GB
Aaron Jones
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at MIN
16 rush, 66 yds, 1 td
6 tar, 4 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
at MIN
17 tar, 14 rec, 156 yds, 2 td
Week 2 vs. DET
vs. DET
Week 3 at NO at NO
Week 4 vs. ATL vs. ATL
Week 5BYE WEEKBYE WEEK
Week 6 at TB at TB
Week 7 at HOU at HOU
Week 8 vs. MIN vs. MIN
Week 9 at SF at SF
Week 10 vs. JAC vs. JAC
Week 11 at IND at IND
Week 12 vs. CHI vs. CHI
Week 13 vs. PHI vs. PHI
Week 14 at DET at DET
Week 15 vs. CAR vs. CAR
Week 16 vs. TEN vs. TEN
Week 17 at CHI at CHI
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Aaron JonesA. Jones
RB - GB
Aaron Jones
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2020 Points 
Week 113.627.6
Week 241.63.6
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
Total55.231.2
Average27.615.6
Player Targets Comparison
  Aaron JonesA. Jones
RB - GB
Aaron Jones
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2020 Targets 
Week 1617
Week 283
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
Notes for Player Combination
  Aaron JonesA. Jones
RB - GB
Aaron Jones
at NO, Sun 8pm EDT
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
at NO, Sun 8pm EDT
Expert 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Jones went nuclear last week against the Lions run defense and he's currently the RB1 in all of fantasy football because of it. However, this is a much more difficult matchup for the veteran RB and it's important to temper expectations. Jones can be viewed as a low-end RB1 this week against a Saints defense that's currently allowing only 18.2 fantasy points on average to opposing RBs.Adams was pulled from last week's game with a hamstring issue, but all indications are that it won't threaten his availability for this game. If Adams is playing, he needs to be in your starting lineup. Even though this matchup isn't great for opposing wideouts, Adams should easily still return WR1 value with the amount of targets that get funneled his way.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Not only is Jones getting it done on the ground, but he's also tied for the league lead with four red zone targets through two games. If you saw his highlight reel catch last week, you'll know that his targets aren't going away. Against the Saints, the Packers will need to get creative, as this is a team that shuts down running games. They've allowed just 3.41 yards per carry on the year with one touchdown on 54 carries, and it's nothing new, as they ranked as the No. 6 team against running backs last year while allowing 3.65 yards per carry. The 145.9 fantasy points they allowed on the ground ranked as the third-best behind only the Patriots and Bucs. The 181.8 PPR points they allowed through the air to running backs was a lot better, as that was the 10th-most in football. Jones has now seen at least six targets in each of the last three regular seasons he's played. If Davante Adams is out or limited, that number should be safe. This is not going to be an explosion game on the ground, but as I've been saying since this offseason, Jones is very similar to Alvin Kamara in that he's highly efficient, even if he doesn't get 20-plus touches per game like some top-tier backs. Start him as a low-end RB1 in this matchup. Williams has surprisingly seen 19 touches over the first two games, but only four have been targets. In a matchup with the Saints, I don't want to take his touches, as they offer a very low ceiling.We got a scare with Adams last week, as he suffered a hamstring injury that had him exit the game in the third quarter. He reportedly wanted to go back in, but they held him back with a big lead. You must pay attention to his practice participation throughout the week. The part that's extremely rough is that this is a brutal matchup with Marshon Lattimore this week, one of the league's premier cornerbacks, so if Adams is at less than 100 percent, it only gets worse. Despite shadowing the league's best receivers, Lattimore has allowed six touchdowns in his coverage over a span of 254 career targets in coverage. Not bad, eh? Keep in mind he plays Mike Evans and Julio Jones twice a year. You can't sit Adams if he plays, that much we know, but you need to understand this is a tough matchup and Adams won't carry a massive ceiling.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Saints are 14th against fantasy running backs, but anyone that thought Jones was going to have a reduced role this year has been wrong after two weeks. Jones is a solid RB1 with upside in a game that could be a shootout.Adams went from 17 targets in Week 1 to 3 targets in Week 2, but he had a hamstring issue. He should be good to go this week and he should be a great WR1 in a potential shootout.
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
 NFL Network reports Davante Adams (hamstring) is considered uncertain for Week 3 against the Saints. Adams' strain is "considered minor," but the Packers are unsure how they will proceed this week. The Packers are infamously cautious with injuries, it would not be surprising to see him get a week off.