Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Zach Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
at WAS, Sun 4pm EST
Amari Cooper
WR - DAL
Amari Cooper
at NYG, Sun 1pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 27# 103-
Best Rank# 16# 63-
Worst Rank# 44# 163-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at WAS at NYG-
Matchup Rank2424-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total164.3140.4-
Avg Game10.39.4-
Week 1623.02.0-
    
Misc 
    
Injury Alert-
Weather-
    
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#16#74-
    
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  Zach Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Amari Cooper
WR - DAL
Amari Cooper
2018 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. ATL
10 tar, 5 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
at CAR
3 tar, 1 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 2 at TB
13 tar, 11 rec, 94 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
10 tar, 10 rec, 116 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. IND
10 tar, 5 rec, 73 yds, 0 td
at SEA
5 tar, 2 rec, 17 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at TEN
14 tar, 10 rec, 112 yds, 0 td
vs. DET
11 tar, 8 rec, 128 yds, 1 td
Week 5 vs. MIN
11 tar, 10 rec, 110 yds, 1 td
at HOU
1 tar, 1 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
Week 6 at NYG
9 tar, 7 rec, 43 yds, 1 td
vs. JAC
1 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
Week 7 vs. CAR
11 tar, 9 rec, 138 yds, 0 td
at WAS
Week 8 at JAC
6 tar, 4 rec, 26 yds, 1 td
BYE WEEK
Week 9BYE WEEK vs. TEN
8 tar, 5 rec, 58 yds, 1 td
Week 10 vs. DAL
16 tar, 14 rec, 145 yds, 2 td
at PHI
10 tar, 6 rec, 75 yds, 0 td
Week 11 at NO
3 tar, 2 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
at ATL
5 tar, 3 rec, 36 yds, 0 td
Week 12 vs. NYG
8 tar, 7 rec, 91 yds, 1 td
vs. WAS
9 tar, 8 rec, 180 yds, 2 td
Week 13 vs. WAS
10 tar, 9 rec, 83 yds, 0 td
vs. NO
8 tar, 8 rec, 75 yds, 0 td
Week 14 at DAL
8 tar, 5 rec, 38 yds, 0 td
vs. PHI
13 tar, 10 rec, 217 yds, 3 td
Week 15 at LAR
7 tar, 3 rec, 22 yds, 0 td
at IND
7 tar, 4 rec, 32 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 11 yds, 0 td
Week 16 vs. HOU
16 tar, 12 rec, 110 yds, 2 td
vs. TB
5 tar, 4 rec, 20 yds, 0 td
Week 17 at WAS at NYG
  Zach Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Amari Cooper
WR - DAL
Amari Cooper
2018 Points 
Week 14.81.8
Week 29.411.6
Week 37.31.7
Week 411.218.8
Week 517.01.0
Week 610.30.0
Week 713.8
Week 88.6
Week 911.8
Week 1026.57.5
Week 111.53.6
Week 1215.130.0
Week 138.35.5
Week 143.839.7
Week 152.24.3
Week 1623.02.0
Week 171.51.1
  Zach Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Amari Cooper
WR - DAL
Amari Cooper
2018 Targets 
Week 1103
Week 21310
Week 3105
Week 41411
Week 5111
Week 691
Week 711
Week 86
Week 98
Week 101610
Week 1135
Week 1289
Week 13108
Week 14813
Week 1577
Week 16165
Week 17411
  Zach Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
at WAS, Sun 4pm EST
Amari Cooper
WR - DAL
Amari Cooper
at NYG, Sun 1pm EST
Expert 
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
Ertz broke Jason Witten's record for most catches in a season by a tight end with a dozen Week 16 grabs. He also assuaged any concerns of regressing with Nick Foles by turning two of them into touchdowns. In a game the Eagles need to win, he should add to his gaudy catch tally (113) and bolster his already sky-high 2019 draft cost.Just as everyone accepted him as a frontline WR1, Cooper has collected 63 yards in the last two games. That was in a full heaping of playing time. While the Cowboys insist they're playing their starters, there's no guarantee Cooper plays four quarters in a game with no consequences. There's a lot of risk to consider before trotting him out as a high-reward WR3.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Eagles need to win this week to have any chance of making the playoffs, look for Ertz to have TE1 value in a must-win game this week.