Who Should I Start? - Week 7

A.J. Green or Michael Thomas

 
Experts' Pick
 
  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
at KC, Sun 8pm EDT
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 4# 9-
Best Rank# 1# 3-
Worst Rank# 6# 16-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at KC at BAL-
Matchup Rank1632-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec24.417
Rec Yds306184
Rec TD1.40.9
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total77.465.9-
Avg Game12.913.2-
Avg Projection13.311.6-
Week 68.5-
    
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Injury Alert-
Weather55 F, Partly Cloudy49 F, Clear-
    
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  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
2018 Schedule 
Week 1 at IND
8 tar, 6 rec, 92 yds, 1 td
vs. TB
17 tar, 16 rec, 180 yds, 1 td
Week 2 vs. BAL
9 tar, 5 rec, 69 yds, 3 td
vs. CLE
13 tar, 12 rec, 89 yds, 2 td
Week 3 at CAR
8 tar, 5 rec, 58 yds, 0 td
at ATL
10 tar, 10 rec, 129 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at ATL
8 tar, 4 rec, 78 yds, 1 td
at NYG
4 tar, 4 rec, 47 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. MIA
10 tar, 6 rec, 112 yds, 0 td
vs. WAS
5 tar, 4 rec, 74 yds, 0 td
Week 6 vs. PIT
12 tar, 7 rec, 85 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 7 at KC at BAL
Week 8 vs. TB at MIN
Week 9BYE WEEK vs. LAR
Week 10 vs. NO at CIN
Week 11 at BAL vs. PHI
Week 12 vs. CLE vs. ATL
Week 13 vs. DEN at DAL
Week 14 at LAC at TB
Week 15 vs. OAK at CAR
Week 16 at CLE vs. PIT
Week 17 at PIT vs. CAR
  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
at KC, Sun 8pm EDT
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
Receiving
   
Receptions6.56.9
Rec Yards93.182.7
Rec TDs0.70.6
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.0
Rush Yards0.00.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points13.311.6
   
  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
2018 Points 
Week 113.222.0
Week 224.918.9
Week 35.812.9
Week 413.84.7
Week 511.27.4
Week 68.5
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  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
2018 Targets 
Week 1817
Week 2913
Week 3810
Week 484
Week 5105
Week 612
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  A.J. Green
WR - CIN
A.J. Green
at KC, Sun 8pm EDT
Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
Expert 
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
Green has one of the higher floors among fantasy wideouts, and that floor has only risen with Tyler Eifert lost for the season. Green has only scored one touchdown over the last four games, but he has a great chance to hit his ceiling this week in an expected shootout against a Kansas City defense that is highly susceptible to big plays. 
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
 Thomas followed a Herculean start with a pair of tamer four-catch games. He might face a similarly mild result against the Ravens, the NFL's second-best passing with the fewest standard fantasy points allowed per game (16.5) to wideouts. Nobody is benching a stud with a 93.9 catch percentage (46-of-49) and 103.8 yards per game, but he merely falls a couple spots down the rankings and outside the realm of DFS consideration.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Chiefs are just 18th against fantasy receivers, their secondary is a major liability at this point and Green should have a big game on SNF. Thomas is going against the 6th ranked fantasy receiver defense, but he is a matchup proof WR1 coming off his bye playing with QB Drew Brees.