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Experts' Pick
 
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
at IND, Sun 1pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Sep 20th, 2020
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 30# 41-
Best Rank# 19# 29-
Worst Rank# 50# 54-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. MIN at IND-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. RBs perform close to their average vs MINThis is a 2 star matchup. RBs perform worse than their average vs IND-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att3620.5
Rush Yds154.585.5
Rush TD10.5
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total19.79.6-
Avg Game9.94.8-
Avg Projection7.85.2-
Week 119.38.0-
    
Misc 
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at JAC
7 rush, 28 yds, 1 td
8 tar, 8 rec, 45 yds, 1 td
vs. GB
6 rush, 50 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. MIN at IND
Week 3 vs. NYJ vs. TEN
Week 4 at CHI at HOU
Week 5 at CLE at SEA
Week 6 vs. CIN vs. ATL
Week 7BYE WEEKBYE WEEK
Week 8 at DET at GB
Week 9 vs. BAL vs. DET
Week 10 at TEN at CHI
Week 11 vs. GB vs. DAL
Week 12 vs. TEN vs. CAR
Week 13 at HOU vs. JAC
Week 14 at LV at TB
Week 15 vs. HOU vs. CHI
Week 16 at PIT at NO
Week 17 vs. JAC at DET
Player Projections Comparison
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
at IND, Sun 1pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts6.67.5
Rush Yards26.331.7
Rush TDs0.20.1
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.91.8
Rec Yards30.913.3
Rec TDs0.10.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points7.85.2
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
2020 Points 
Week 119.38.0
Week 20.41.6
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Week 16
Week 17
Total19.79.6
Average9.94.8
Player Targets Comparison
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
2020 Targets 
Week 184
Week 212
Week 3
Week 4
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Notes for Player Combination
  Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Alexander MattisonA. Mattison
RB - MIN
Alexander Mattison
at IND, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
Hines rushed seven times for 28 yards and one score, tacking on eight catches for 45 yards and another touchdown last week. I could see 15 touches every week with Mack going on IR. The TD's won't be consistent, but looks like I missed on Hines this year. 
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
Hines was a great waiver-wire add for Week 2, but he won't be as good this week as he was in his last time out. Hines only logged 15 touches against the Jaguars, and most of his fantasy value came from the pair of touchdowns that he scored. Hines won't keep scoring at that rate, so his value will depend on receptions and yardage. He's a decent RB2/flex option in PPR formats, but I wouldn't start him in standard-scoring leagues. 
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
Nyheim Hines was surprisingly involved in Week 1 as he had 7 carries and 8 catches on 8 targets, scoring two touchdowns and finishing as the RB8 on the week. He won't do that every week, and there's a good chance that's his best game this season, but he's going to continue to be a massive factor in the passing game for Philip Rivers. With Marlon Mack out of the lineup, Hines will see the field enough to make him a solid RB2 this week. Give him a bump in PPR leagues as well. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Hines burst onto the scene last week and appears to be a key fantasy football contributor moving forward. Hines should remain heavily involved through the receiving game and we've seen how easily he can turn that opportunity into a score. Hines is a great RB3/FLEX option this week that gets a slight boost in Full PPR leagues. 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
With Hines, you should view him as a Tarik Cohen/James White-type running back that has Austin Ekeler possibilities. Because of that, he should be started as a high-end RB3 with a solid floor.Mattison isn't someone I'd want to play while Cook is at full health, especially in a matchup against a team that didn't allow much on the ground to running backs.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Hines is going to see more action with Marlon Mack gone for the season and he had two touchdowns last week. Hines is a good flex option as the third down back for the Colts.