Who Should I Start? - Week 11

Amari Cooper or Demaryius Thomas

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
vs. NE, Sun 4pm EST
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. CIN, Sun 4pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 14# 22-
Best Rank# 5# 10-
Worst Rank# 25# 29-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. NE vs. CIN-
Matchup Rank328-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec17.815.2
Rec Yds224.6161
Rec TD1.40.9
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total64.666.9-
Avg Game7.27.4-
Avg Projection8.47.9-
Week 1010.4-
    
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  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at TEN
13 tar, 5 rec, 62 yds, 1 td
vs. LAC
8 tar, 5 rec, 67 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. NYJ
5 tar, 4 rec, 33 yds, 0 td
vs. DAL
8 tar, 6 rec, 71 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at WAS
5 tar, 1 rec, 6 yds, 0 td
at BUF
9 tar, 6 rec, 98 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at DEN
8 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
vs. OAK
5 tar, 1 rec, 11 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. BAL
2 tar, 1 rec, 8 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 6 vs. LAC
6 tar, 5 rec, 28 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
14 tar, 10 rec, 133 yds, 0 td
Week 7 vs. KC
19 tar, 11 rec, 210 yds, 2 td
at LAC
6 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 8 at BUF
10 tar, 5 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 4 yds, 0 td
at KC
9 tar, 5 rec, 66 yds, 0 td
Week 9 at MIA
9 tar, 4 rec, 58 yds, 0 td
at PHI
12 tar, 8 rec, 70 yds, 1 td
Week 10BYE WEEK vs. NE
8 tar, 5 rec, 44 yds, 1 td
Week 11 vs. NE vs. CIN
Week 12 vs. DEN at OAK
Week 13 vs. NYG at MIA
Week 14 at KC vs. NYJ
Week 15 vs. DAL at IND
Week 16 at PHI at WAS
Week 17 at LAC vs. KC
  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
vs. NE, Sun 4pm EST
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. CIN, Sun 4pm EST
Receiving
   
Receptions4.85.3
Rec Yards64.662.6
Rec TDs0.30.3
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.10.0
Rush Yards0.20.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points8.47.9
   
  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2017 Points 
Week 112.26.7
Week 23.37.1
Week 30.69.8
Week 40.91.1
Week 50.8
Week 62.811.3
Week 733.00.9
Week 85.26.6
Week 95.813.0
Week 1010.4
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2017 Targets 
Week 1138
Week 258
Week 359
Week 485
Week 52
Week 6614
Week 7196
Week 8109
Week 9912
Week 108
Week 1179
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
  Amari CooperA. Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
vs. NE, Sun 4pm EST
Demaryius ThomasD. Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. CIN, Sun 4pm EST
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
It's going to be interesting to see if Belichick gives Cooper the No. 1 treatment or if he gives it to the veteran Crabtree. Knowing that Carr is likely to throw the ball 40-plus times, I think both Cooper and Crabtree are solid options, though Cooper comes with the higher ceiling and lower floor. Through nine games, the Patriots have allowed 17 different wide receivers to finish top-32 this year, so you should feel confident putting Cooper in lineups as a risk/reward WR1 with massive upside in this contest. When they played against the Texans in Mexico last year, Cooper posted 57 yards and a touchdown.  
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Cooper has been up and down all season, but it has begun to level out more as he is getting consistent targets finally. This week against New England could be a big week if they key in on Crabtree. He should be regarded as a WR2.Thomas has been cruising lately, but this week he draws a challenging Bengals' secondary. It isn't enough to make him unstartable, but it does move him down into the low-end WR2 range.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Cooper has a great matchup and he had the bye week to reset his season. He is in the WR1 discussion against the Patriots 30th ranked fantasy receiver defense.Thomas has scored a touchdown in back-to-back weeks, but he is only a WR3 in a bad quarterback situation.