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at GB, Sun 1pm EST
at GB, Sun 1pm EST
 
 
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Updated: Oct 29th, 2020
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143 of 144 experts
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 33# 117-
Best Rank# 32# 103-
Worst Rank# 39# 148-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at GB at GB-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. WRs perform worse than their average vs GBThis is a 5 star matchup. RBs perform better than their average vs GB-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total73.736.6-
Avg Game12.36.1-
Week 7-
    
Misc 
    
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Expert Ranks 
Justin JeffersonAlexander MattisonAdd Player
    
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
15 m
#36#119-
    
Chris RaybonC. Raybon
The Action Network
2 h
#37#117-
    
Kevin HansonK. Hanson
EDSFootball
2 h
#38#115-
    
Donkey TeethD. Teeth
Razzball
2 h
#36#129-
    
Dave MajorD. Major
XN Sports
2 h
#36#112-
    
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
2 h
#43#105-
    
2 h
#32#111-
    
Doug NorrieD. Norrie
Daily Fantasy Sports Rankings
2 h
#61#99-
    
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
2 h
#36#117-
    
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
2 h
#32#108-
    
Jake CielyJ. Ciely
The Athletic
2 h
#36#129-
    
Matthew FreedmanM. Free...
The Action Network
2 h
#40#73-
    
Tyler OrginskiT. Orgi...
Fantasy Hot Read
2 h
#36#129-
    
Jeff RatcliffeJ. Ratc...
FTN
2 h
#33#111-
    
Robert WaziakR. Waziak
The Fantasy Footballers
2 h
#36#108-
    
Andy HollowayA. Holl...
The Fantasy Footballers
2 h
#36#108-
    
David BiggsD. Biggs
Drink Five
2 h
#36#107-
    
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
Expand The Boxscore
2 h
#35#111-
    
Brandon MurchisonB. Murc...
RotoBaller
2 h
#33#115-
    
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
2 h
#36#117-
    
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
2 h
#36#117-
    
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
2 h
#37#117-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
Gridiron Experts
2 h
#38#129-
    
Jason MooreJ. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
2 h
#33#111-
    
Justin DoddsJ. Dodds
Locked In Football
2 h
#35#117-
    
John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
2 h
#33#129-
    
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
2 h
#32#117-
    
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
2 h
#36#117-
    
Mike HarmonM. Harmon
Swollen Dome
2 h
#33#115-
    
Nathan JahnkeN. Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
2 h
#35#117-
    
Justin BooneJ. Boone
theScore
2 h
#36#137-
    
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
The Draft Zone
2 h
#33#111-
    
Andrew EricksonA. Eric...
Pro Football Focus
2 h
#14#120-
    
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
2 h
#33#129-
    
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
2 h
#38#120-
    
Thor AkerleyT. Akerley
Fantasy Team Advice
2 h
#40#115-
    
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
2 h
#37#141-
    
Mick CiallelaM. Cial...
Fantrax
2 h
#33#117-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
2 h
#32#132-
    
Zachary HanshewZ. Hanshew
FantasyPros
2 h
#36#120-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
2 h
#33#117-
    
Kate MagdziukK. Magd...
BallBlast
2 h
#49#66-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
2 h
#36#117-
    
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
2 h
#36#133-
    
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
2 h
#32#105-
    
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
2 h
#33#132-
    
Patrick ThormanP. Thorman
Establish the Run
2 h
#36#112-
    
Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
3 h
#33#132-
    
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
3 h
#46#60-
    
Todd D ClarkT. D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
3 h
#36#129-
    
Sean KoernerS. Koerner
The Action Network
3 h
#37#105-
    
Jared SmolaJ. Smola
Draft Sharks
3 h
#35#108-
    
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
3 h
#33#111-
    
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
3 h
#33#103-
    
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
3 h
#36#129-
    
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
3 h
#32#129-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
3 h
#38#132-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Important Nonsense
3 h
#33#115-
    
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
3 h
#33#107-
    
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 h
#36#117-
    
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
3 h
#33#121-
    
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
3 h
#36#129-
    
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
3 h
#30#129-
    
Kevin TompkinsK. Tomp...
Fighting Chance Fantasy
3 h
#29#112-
    
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Sports
3 h
#35#129-
    
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
3 h
#35#112-
    
Scott SmithS. Smith
RotoViz
3 h
#33#117-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
3 h
#33#129-
    
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
3 h
#38#88-
    
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
3 h
#36#107-
    
John FergusonJ. Ferg...
FantasyData
3 h
#35#115-
    
Matt De LimaM. De Lima
Sports Illustrated
3 h
#33#112-
    
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
3 h
#32#132-
    
Mike WrightM. Wright
The Fantasy Footballers
3 h
#33#132-
    
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
3 h
#36#121-
    
Mundo Fantasy MXM. Fant...
Mundo Fantasy
4 h
#33#121-
    
Seth KleinS. Klein
Fantrax
4 h
#35#117-
    
Muntradamus M.
Beast Dome
4 h
#35#115-
    
Andy VandaA. Vanda
Take Your League
4 h
#33#133-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
Fantasy Football Smackdown
4 h
#35#115-
    
Andrew SeifterA. Seifter
FantasyPros
4 h
#37#108-
    
Kevin ScottK. Scott
The Intersecting
4 h
#30#117-
    
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
4 h
#36#132-
    
Neema HodjatN. Hodjat
Real GM
4 h
#38#121-
    
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
4 h
#33#111-
    
Dan McLellanD. McLe...
WBLZ Media
4 h
#193#121-
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
4 h
#32#115-
    
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
5 h
#33#117-
    
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
5 h
#37#121-
    
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
5 h
#33#112-
    
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
5 h
#33#112-
    
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
5 h
#39#107-
    
Dan YanotchkoD. Yano...
EDSFootball
5 h
#32#115-
    
Rob WilsonR. Wilson
The Fantasy Footballers
5 h
#35#117-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
QB List
5 h
#32#62-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
5 h
#33#112-
    
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
6 h
#33#117-
    
Garret PriceG. Price
Dynasty Nerds
6 h
#38#117-
    
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
6 h
#38#149-
    
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
6 h
#23#132-
    
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
6 h
#20#117-
    
David ZachD. Zach
FantasyPros
6 h
#32#117-
    
Tal MalachovskyT. Mala...
The Fantasy Scout
6 h
#36#115-
    
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
6 h
#32#148-
    
Isaiah SiroisI. Sirois
FantasyPros
6 h
#38#108-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
6 h
#33#117-
    
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
6 h
#37#139-
    
Tozzi BrothersT. Brot...
Legion Report
6 h
#35#117-
    
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
6 h
#37#121-
    
Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
7 h
#35#118-
    
Morgan ColbyM. Colby
The Fantasy Champions
7 h
#35#118-
    
Kelly SmelserK. Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
7 h
#33#132-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
7 h
#33#116-
    
Mike MacGregorM. MacG...
Draft Buddy
8 h
#36#134-
    
8 h
#32#118-
    
Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
Breaking Football
8 h
#38#72-
    
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
8 h
#35#118-
    
Alex BlickleA. Blickle
Fantasy Team Advice
8 h
#32#118-
    
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
8 h
#29#109-
    
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
8 h
#37#130-
    
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
9 h
#38#113-
    
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
9 h
#39#112-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
9 h
#22#118-
    
Jeff PaurJ. Paur
RTSports
10 h
#16#108-
    
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
10 h
#37#133-
    
Nick HumphreysN. Hump...
Fantasy Victors
10 h
#36#117-
    
Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
11 h
#37#119-
    
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
11 h
#35#93-
    
Jamie CalandroJ. Cala...
Fantasy Team Advice
11 h
#36#111-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
11 h
#36#105-
    
Jake ArthurJ. Arthur
Colts.com
14 h
#40#287-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
14 h
#25#128-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
15 h
#37#93-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
16 h
#35#131-
    
Christopher DellC. Dell
Betting Predators
18 h
#34#96-
    
Marc CavigliaM. Cavi...
Bruno Boys
19 h
#34#120-
    
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
21 h
#33#124-
    
SmittyS.
SleeperU
21 h
#35#129-
    
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
1 d
#34#239-
    
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
1 d
#32#124-
    
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
1 d
#35#124-
    
Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
Fantasy Team Advice
1 d
#40-
    
Peter RogersP. Rogers
Fake Teams
1 d
#34#129-
    
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
2 d
#39#119-
    
Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. GB
3 tar, 2 rec, 26 yds, 0 td
vs. GB
6 rush, 50 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 2 at IND
3 tar, 3 rec, 44 yds, 0 td
at IND
3 rush, 13 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 3 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. TEN
9 tar, 7 rec, 175 yds, 1 td
vs. TEN
8 rush, 27 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at HOU
5 tar, 4 rec, 103 yds, 0 td
at HOU
7 rush, 17 yds, 1 td
Week 5 at SEA
5 tar, 3 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
at SEA
20 rush, 112 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 24 yds, 0 td
Week 6 vs. ATL
11 tar, 9 rec, 166 yds, 2 td
vs. ATL
10 rush, 26 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 4 yds, 0 td
Week 7BYE WEEKBYE WEEK
Week 8 at GB at GB
Week 9 vs. DET vs. DET
Week 10 at CHI at CHI
Week 11 vs. DAL vs. DAL
Week 12 vs. CAR vs. CAR
Week 13 vs. JAC vs. JAC
Week 14 at TB at TB
Week 15 vs. CHI vs. CHI
Week 16 at NO at NO
Week 17 at DET at DET
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
2020 Points 
Week 12.68.0
Week 24.41.6
Week 323.52.7
Week 410.37.7
Week 52.313.6
Week 630.63.0
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Total73.736.6
Average12.36.1
Player Targets Comparison
 
2020 Targets 
Week 134
Week 232
Week 390
Week 450
Week 553
Week 6112
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
 
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Expert 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Jefferson has emerged as one of the best fantasy wide receivers this season and he can be viewed as a mid-range WR2 with upside in this matchup that should see points go up on the board.Mattison failed to deliver in his prime matchup in week six and now goes back to being a backup option behind Cook. He can be avoided this week.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
He's averaging a massive 3.20 yards per route run this year, which ranks second to only Davante Adams. How good is that? Michael Thomas led all wide receivers last year with 2.88 yards per route run. It helps that he ranks second in yards (286) on targets over 20 yards. Is that sustainable? Well, probably not, but it does help that Cousins throws the deep ball on 20.6 percent of his attempts, which ranks as the highest mark in football. The Packers have done a good job with slot-heavy receivers this year, though Randall Cobb threw a wrench in that last week when he caught eight passes for 95 yards. We don't have a big sample size to go off with Chandon Sullivan, who's a third-year cornerback who went undrafted, and is playing his first full-time role. But Jefferson has played just 42.3 percent of his snaps in the slot, so he'll also see a lot of Josh Jackson as well, who's been a bust since the Packers drafted him in 2018, allowing a 68.6 percent catch-rate and a touchdown every 14.3 targets. Knowing Jefferson has totaled 100-plus yards in three of his last four games, you have to keep him in lineups as a low-end WR2, though volume is the concern in this game.Despite missing half of a game and already having his bye week out of the way, Cook ranks second in the NFL in broken tackles (24) on the ground. You know how we all love the Panthers matchup for running backs? Well, the Packers have allowed more fantasy points per game to the position than any other team in the league, including the Panthers. Running backs have actually outscored quarterbacks by 14.54 points per game when playing the Packers, which is the second largest gap in the NFL. They've produced in both the run and pass game, as evidenced by the 4.54 yards per carry and 7.92 yards per target. If Cook can get a handful of targets, they can go a long way, as the Packers have allowed a league-leading 2.06 PPR points per target to running backs, while no other team has allowed more than 1.85 per target. Despite the Packers already getting their bye week out of the way, they still lead the league in touchdowns (10) allowed to running backs, as they've scored once every 16.8 touches. All of this amounts to 1.14 PPR points per opportunity for running backs, which is the highest number in the NFL. As long as Cook gets in a full practice, you should have zero concerns about playing him in this matchup. In fact, he should be considered a lock for top-five production if he's healthy. Mattison would go back into his backup role with Cook active, though if Cook is not 100 percent, we could see 10 or so opportunities for Mattison, which would carry RB4 value in this matchup. Stay tuned for updates.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Packers are 11th against fantasy wide receivers, but Jefferson should be a solid WR2 with WR1 upside in a game that is likely to be a shootout.