Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Andy Dalton or Carson Palmer

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Experts' Pick
 
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Andy Dalton
QB - CIN
Andy Dalton
vs. BAL, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
67%
Recommended by
6 of 9 experts
33%
Recommended by
3 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 16# 18
Best Rank# 8# 12
Worst Rank# 26# 20
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at DET vs. BAL
Matchup Rank623
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp24.923.1
Pass Yds248.4232.8
Pass TD2.11.8
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total243.2260.6
Avg Game16.216.3
Avg Projection232.6257.8
2016 Average16.216.3
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 17# 18
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 13# 17
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 8# 17
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 16# 18
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 16# 19
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 16# 20
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 26# 12
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 18# 15
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 20# 19
   
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
Andy Dalton
QB - CIN
Andy Dalton
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at DET vs. BAL
Week 2 at IND vs. HOU
Week 3 vs. DAL at GB
Week 4 vs. SF at CLE
Week 5 at PHI vs. BUF
Week 6 vs. TBBYE WEEK
Week 7 at LAR at PIT
Week 8BYE WEEK vs. IND
Week 9 at SF at JAC
Week 10 vs. SEA at TEN
Week 11 at HOU at DEN
Week 12 vs. JAC vs. CLE
Week 13 vs. LAR vs. PIT
Week 14 vs. TEN vs. CHI
Week 15 at WAS at MIN
Week 16 vs. NYG vs. DET
Week 17 at SEA at BAL
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Andy Dalton
QB - CIN
Andy Dalton
vs. BAL, Sun 1pm EDT
Passing
   
Pass Att581.9541.4
Pass Cmp359.0346.9
Pass Yards4,139.83,995.8
25.224.1
Ints15.311.1
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts16.248.6
Rush Yards34.7164.3
Rush TDs0.32.5
   
Misc
   
4.43.7
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points232.6257.8
   
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
Andy Dalton
QB - CIN
Andy Dalton
2016 Points 
Week 118.917.3
Week 224.319.3
Week 33.510.2
Week 411.514.6
Week 522.2
Week 612.421.9
Week 714.520.3
Week 822.519.5
Week 9
Week 1014.611.7
Week 1113.015.3
Week 1217.612.7
Week 1323.922.2
Week 1410.316.9
Week 1520.710.4
Week 1615.312.7
Week 1720.213.4
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Andy Dalton
QB - CIN
Andy Dalton
vs. BAL, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Palmer has a lot of upside in Week 1 against a Lions D that was 28th against fantasy quarterbacks last year.