Who Should I Start? - Week 14

Alex Smith or Andrew Luck

 
Experts' Pick
 
 
Andrew Luck
QB - IND
Andrew Luck
vs. HOU, Sun 1pm EST
Alex Smith
QB - KC
Alex Smith
vs. OAK, Thu 8pm EST
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
125 of 125 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 125 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 2# 22
Best Rank# 1# 13
Worst Rank# 18# 26
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent vs. HOU vs. OAK
Matchup Rank2513
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp15.917.2
Pass Yds166.7211.9
Pass TD1.11.3
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total229.4154
Avg Game20.914.0
Avg Projection18.116.2
Week 1329.712.5
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertQuestionable
WeatherIndoor
   
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# 4
   
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# 6# 23
   
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# 9# 21
   
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# 6# 22
   
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# 1# 24
   
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# 1# 22
   
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# 2# 20
   
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# 5# 21
   
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# 1# 21
   
Kevin Roberts
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# 2# 22
   
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Fantasy Football Maniax
# 5# 22
   
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# 1# 21
   
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Fox Sports
# 4# 25
   
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Fox Sports
# 2# 21
   
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Swollen Dome
# 2# 17
   
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Draft Sharks
# 1# 23
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 1# 20
   
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Pressbox
# 2# 22
   
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ScoutFantasy
# 1# 21
   
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FFChamps
# 3# 22
   
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ESPN
# 4
   
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scoutPRO
# 7# 24
   
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STATS
# 1# 20
   
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Pro Football Focus
# 1# 21
   
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5th Down Fantasy
# 2# 22
   
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# 5
   
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# 5# 21
   
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# 8# 21
   
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# 1# 22
   
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# 1# 13
   
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# 3# 22
   
Staff Rankings
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# 2# 18
   
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TwoQBs
# 2# 21
   
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# 1# 21
   
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# 5# 21
   
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# 2# 18
   
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# 2# 20
   
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# 2# 22
   
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# 5# 22
   
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# 2# 24
   
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EDSFootball
# 1# 16
   
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# 1# 23
   
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RTSports
# 6# 21
   
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The Fantasy Fix
# 2# 20
   
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# 5# 17
   
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# 1# 18
   
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# 3# 20
   
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# 4# 21
   
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# 4# 22
   
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# 3# 21
   
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# 3# 23
   
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Draft Sharks
# 2# 22
   
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# 8# 19
   
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# 3# 23
   
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# 2# 22
   
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# 2# 18
   
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# 3# 22
   
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# 4# 21
   
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# 2# 22
   
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# 1# 20
   
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# 7# 18
   
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# 2# 19
   
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# 3# 21
   
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# 6# 18
   
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# 2# 22
   
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# 2# 21
   
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# 2# 22
   
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# 5# 22
   
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# 1# 20
   
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# 5# 21
   
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# 3# 22
   
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Rotoworld
# 1# 20
   
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# 5# 23
   
Seth Klein
The Fantasy Fix
# 1# 23
   
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# 2# 22
   
Rich Hribar
The Fake Football
# 1# 22
   
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# 2# 22
   
Chris Heil
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# 2# 22
   
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
# 3# 21
   
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# 3# 22
   
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# 2# 24
   
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# 3# 23
   
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# 3# 19
   
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# 8# 21
   
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# 7# 22
   
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# 1# 21
   
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# 1# 22
   
Chris Meyers
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# 3# 22
   
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# 1# 24
   
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# 2# 23
   
Jason Moore
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# 1# 22
   
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# 3# 22
   
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Andrew Luck
QB - IND
Andrew Luck
Alex Smith
QB - KC
Alex Smith
2016 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. DET
31/47, 385 pass yds, 4 td, 0 int
3 rush, 21 yds, 0 td
vs. SD
34/48, 363 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
4 rush, 15 yds, 1 td
Week 2 at DEN
21/40, 197 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
3 rush, 22 yds, 0 td
at HOU
20/37, 186 pass yds, 0 td, 0 int
2 rush, 2 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. SD
24/37, 331 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
vs. NYJ
25/33, 237 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
3 rush, -3 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at JAC
27/42, 234 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
4 rush, 23 yds, 0 td
at PIT
30/50, 287 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
1 rush, 2 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. CHI
28/39, 322 pass yds, 2 td, 0 int
5 rush, 13 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 6 at HOU
21/32, 252 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
7 rush, 53 yds, 1 td
at OAK
19/22, 224 pass yds, 0 td, 0 int
3 rush, -1 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at TEN
27/39, 353 pass yds, 3 td, 0 int
5 rush, 17 yds, 0 td
vs. NO
17/24, 214 pass yds, 2 td, 0 int
4 rush, 7 yds, 0 td
Week 8 vs. KC
19/35, 210 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
9 rush, 60 yds, 0 td
at IND
9/19, 127 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
2 rush, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 9 at GB
23/36, 281 pass yds, 1 td, 2 int
7 rush, 15 yds, 0 td
vs. JAC
Week 10BYE WEEK at CAR
25/38, 178 pass yds, 0 td, 1 int
4 rush, 13 yds, 0 td
Week 11 vs. TEN
15/28, 262 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
8 rush, 22 yds, 0 td
vs. TB
24/31, 261 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
2 rush, 10 yds, 1 td
Week 12 vs. PIT
at DEN
26/44, 220 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
2 rush, 2 yds, 0 td
Week 13 at NYJ
22/28, 278 pass yds, 4 td, 0 int
3 rush, 26 yds, 0 td
at ATL
21/25, 270 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
3 rush, -3 yds, 0 td
Week 14 vs. HOU vs. OAK
Week 15 at MIN vs. TEN
Week 16 at OAK vs. DEN
Week 17 vs. JAC at SD
 
Andrew Luck
QB - IND
Andrew Luck
vs. HOU, Sun 1pm EST
Alex Smith
QB - KC
Alex Smith
vs. OAK, Thu 8pm EST
Passing
   
Pass Att36.534.7
Pass Cmp22.622.2
Pass Yards263.5243.6
1.81.6
Ints1.00.6
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts4.52.9
Rush Yards20.712.9
Rush TDs0.10.1
   
Misc
   
0.30.3
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points18.116.2
   
 
Andrew Luck
QB - IND
Andrew Luck
Alex Smith
QB - KC
Alex Smith
2016 Points 
Week 135.528.0
Week 210.13.6
Week 313.213.2
Week 417.717.7
Week 522.2
Week 623.48.9
Week 727.817.3
Week 818.410.0
Week 912.7
Week 108.4
Week 1118.719.4
Week 1215.0
Week 1329.712.5
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
 
Andrew Luck
QB - IND
Andrew Luck
vs. HOU, Sun 1pm EST
Alex Smith
QB - KC
Alex Smith
vs. OAK, Thu 8pm EST
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Texans are just (1-5) on the road, their D is banged up and Luck is coming off his best game of the year. I think Luck is a great fantasy option this week.