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at BAL, Sun 1pm EDT
Chad Henne
QB - KC
Chad Henne
Chad Henne
QB - KC
vs. HOU, Thu 8pm EDT
 
 
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ECR# 29# 51-
Best Rank# 17# 36-
Worst Rank# 32# 45-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at BAL vs. HOU-
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Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp23.823.6
Pass Yds221256.5
Pass TD1.41.9
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total255.823.7-
Avg Game16.07.9-
2019 Average16.07.9-
    
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09/29
#30-
    
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09/13
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Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
09/13
#30-
    
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
09/13
#24-
    
Nathan JahnkeN. Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
09/13
#30-
    
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
09/13
#30-
    
Marc CavigliaM. Cavi...
Bruno Boys
09/13
#29-
    
Patrick ThormanP. Thorman
Establish the Run
09/10
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Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
09/10
#29-
    
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Roto Street Journal
09/13
#30-
    
Kevin HansonK. Hanson
EDSFootball
09/10
#30-
    
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#29-
    
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Win My Fantasy League
09/13
#29-
    
Mike WrightM. Wright
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09/13
#30-
    
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
09/13
#30-
    
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09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
#30-
    
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
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09/13
#29-
    
Jason MooreJ. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
09/13
#30-
    
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
09/09
#26-
    
Todd D ClarkT. D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
09/13
#29-
    
Elvin RyanE. Ryan
The Pregame HQ
09/10
#27-
    
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09/13
#31-
    
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
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08/10
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09/13
#30-
    
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09/13
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09/13
#28-
    
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09/13
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09/13
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Estadio Fantasy
09/09
#28-
    
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Gridiron Experts
09/13
#29-
    
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Fantrax
09/13
#31-
    
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Razzball
09/13
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09/13
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09/10
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09/13
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Football Outsiders
09/13
#29-
    
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09/10
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09/10
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09/09
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09/10
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09/13
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09/13
#28-
    
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09/13
#30-
    
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Colts.com
09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
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The Athletic
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#28-
    
Andy VandaA. Vanda
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09/12
#31-
    
Jonathan StoneJ. Stone
The Hateful 8
09/13
#30-
    
Zachary HanshewZ. Hanshew
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09/13
#21-
    
Matt De LimaM. De Lima
Sports Illustrated
09/13
#28-
    
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09/10
#29-
    
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09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
#22-
    
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The Fantasy Scout
09/13
#22-
    
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
09/13
#30-
    
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09/13
#30-
    
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
09/08
#29-
    
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09/10
#22-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#29-
    
Site RankingsS. Rank...
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09/13
#30-
    
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
09/13
#21-
    
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The Action Network
09/10
#29-
    
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Legion Report
09/09
#29-
    
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09/12
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The Fantasy Footballers
09/10
#30-
    
Christopher DellC. Dell
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09/13
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Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
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09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
#30-
    
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Fake Teams
09/13
#29-
    
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09/11
#26-
    
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09/13
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09/13
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09/09
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09/13
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09/13
#29-
    
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09/12
#29-
    
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09/13
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#28-
    
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09/11
#28-
    
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09/09
#29-
    
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09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
#30-
    
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09/09
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Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
09/13
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Matthew BoweM. Bowe
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09/13
#31-
    
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09/12
#30-
    
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
09/13
#29-
    
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09/13
#29-
    
Dan McLellanD. McLe...
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09/10
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Jose Ramon LlacaJ. Ramo...
Estadio Fantasy
09/07
#17-
    
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
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09/13
#29-
    
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QB List
09/12
#28-
    
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
09/13
#30-
    
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
09/10
#29-
    
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/09
#30-
    
Jared SmolaJ. Smola
Draft Sharks
09/13
#29-
    
Jeff PaurJ. Paur
RTSports
09/10
#28-
    
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
09/12
#30-
    
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
09/09
#30-
    
Brandon MurchisonB. Murc...
RotoBaller
09/13
#24-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
09/10
#22-
    
Scott SmithS. Smith
RotoViz
09/13
#25-
    
Doug NorrieD. Norrie
Daily Fantasy Sports Rankings
09/13
#27-
    
Mike HarmonM. Harmon
Swollen Dome
09/13
#26-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
09/10
#29-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
09/13
#29-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
09/13
#29-
    
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Expand The Boxscore
09/13
#28-
    
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
09/08
#30-
    
Kelly SmelserK. Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
09/13
#29-
    
Lukas KacerL. Kacer
The Fantasy Stock Exchange
09/13
#29-
    
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#30-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
Fantasy Football Smackdown
09/13
#30-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
09/13
#30-
    
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
09/13
#29-
    
Francisco (Chato) RomeroF. (Cha...
Estadio Fantasy
09/13
#30-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#30-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
09/13
#28-
    
Frank StampflF. Stampfl
CBS Sports
09/13
#29-
    
Mike MacGregorM. MacG...
Draft Buddy
09/12
#30-
    
Andrew EricksonA. Eric...
Pro Football Focus
09/13
#23-
    
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
09/13
#29-
    
Jacob WayneJ. Wayne
Lineups
09/09
#29-
    
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#28-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
09/07
#29-
    
Alex BlickleA. Blickle
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#20-
    
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
09/13
#29-
    
09/13
#29-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
09/13
#29-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
09/13
#30-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
09/09
#30-
    
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
09/13
#27-
    
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
09/12
#29-
    
Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
09/13
#19-
    
Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
09/10
#31-
    
Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
09/13
#30-
    
Kyle EnglishK. English
Reality Sports
09/10
#29-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
09/12
#25-
    
DailyRotoD.
DailyRoto
09/13
#26-
    
Aaron LarsonA. Larson
FantasyPros
09/09
#26-
    
John PaulsenJ. Paulsen
4for4.com
09/13
#29-
    
Jason SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
09/04
#29-
    
Site ProjectionsS. Proj...
numberFire
09/13
#28-
    
Elliot Berkovits E. Berk...
Packer Report
09/13
#29-
    
Ellis JohnsonE. Johnson
True North Fantasy Football
09/13
#29-
    
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
09/13
#28-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
09/10
#28-
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
09/09
#30-
    
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
09/01
#31-
    
Mike KruegerM. Krueger
FFToday
09/09
#26-
    
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
09/10
#28-
    
Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
09/13
#28-
    
John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
09/10
#28-
    
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
09/08
#26-
    
Tim PetropoulosT. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/12
#29-
    
Nicholas YouN. You
The Undroppables
09/11
#25-
    
Chris RaybonC. Raybon
The Action Network
09/13
#31-
    
Justin BooneJ. Boone
theScore
09/10
#30-
    
Dariyan MayburyD. Maybury
Fantasy Football Advice
09/10
#29-
    
The FFGhostT. FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
09/10
#29-
    
Jonathan HaysJ. Hays
Fantasy Foresight
09/10
#21-
    
Kevin ScottK. Scott
The Intersecting
09/10
#31-
    
Adam MurfetA. Murfet
5 Yard Rush
09/10
#26-
    
John FergusonJ. Ferg...
FantasyData
09/10
#29-
    
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Fantasy Wire HQ
09/09
#29-
    
Blake FincherB. Fincher
Fantasy Football Cafe
09/09
#29-
    
Morgan ColbyM. Colby
The Fantasy Champions
09/08
#28-
    
SmittyS.
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09/08
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Chad Henne
QB - KC
Chad Henne
Chad Henne
QB - KC
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at BAL vs. HOU
Week 2 vs. CIN at LAC
Week 3 vs. WAS at BAL
Week 4 at DAL vs. NE
Week 5 vs. IND vs. LV
Week 6 at PIT at BUF
Week 7 at CIN at DEN
Week 8 vs. LV vs. NYJ
Week 9BYE WEEK vs. CAR
Week 10 vs. HOUBYE WEEK
Week 11 vs. PHI at LV
Week 12 at JAC at TB
Week 13 at TEN vs. DEN
Week 14 vs. BAL at MIA
Week 15 at NYG at NO
Week 16 at NYJ vs. ATL
Week 17 vs. PIT vs. LAC
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Chad Henne
QB - KC
Chad Henne
Chad Henne
QB - KC
2020 Points 
Week 110.9
Week 216.3
Week 314.3
Week 415.2
Week 517.6
Week 67.3
Week 730.86.3
Week 87.80.7
Week 9
Week 105.4
Week 117.1
Week 1218.4
Week 1328.5
Week 1431.0
Week 1521.0
Week 168.0
Week 1716.216.7
Total255.823.7
Average16.07.9
Notes for Player Combination
 
at BAL, Sun 1pm EDT
Chad Henne
QB - KC
Chad Henne
Chad Henne
QB - KC
vs. HOU, Thu 8pm EDT
Expert 
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
I'm out on Baker Mayfield this week. The Oklahoma product scored 15.8 and 14.1 points against the Ravens last year, and while those are decent numbers, they came with ex-head coach Freddie Kitchens at the helm. New head coach (and offensive play-caller) Kevin Stefanski should emphasize the run a good bit more, and that'll reduce Mayfield's volume-based value. Worse, the Ravens' defense is one of the best in the league, and Marcus Peters could easily snag a pick on Sunday. Avoid Mayfield even in 2QB/superflex formats. 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
Mayfield noticeably regressed in 2019, and this is a make-or-break year for the 2018 No. 1 pick. Under new head coach Kevin Stefanski, the Browns will likely adopt a more run-friendly gameplan designed to limit Mayfield's volume and increase his efficiency. His real-life numbers should improve, and he will likely take a step forward, but Week 1 at Baltimore won't be the time to break out. It's a tough matchup, and I'll fade Baker here. 
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
Baker Mayfield should benefit greatly from the offseason overhaul the Browns underwent offensively. Jack Conklin will be a force at left tackle, Austin Hooper should provide a productive safety blanket over the middle, and Kevin Stefanski should boost Mayfield's efficiency exponentially. However, the Ravens allowed the 2nd-fewest fantasy points to quarterbacks last year and Mayfield averaged about 15 points in two games against them last year. Mayfield has some upside this season but I don't want to play him in Week 1. 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
It was a bad season for everyone involved on the Browns last year, and Mayfield was no exception. The crazy part about this matchup, however, is that Mayfield has thrown for 342 or more yards in three of his four career games against the Ravens. He's also thrown seven touchdowns in those four games, so he hasn't been useless like many quarterbacks have against John Harbaugh's defense. As crazy as it may sound, Mayfield had two of the top six quarterback performances the Ravens allowed last year. That's not saying much, as they allowed just one quarterback more than 15.8 fantasy points, but it's still noteworthy. The Ravens defense is loaded with talent, though losing Earl Thomas is going to hurt. The Ravens have gone from Tony Jefferson and Thomas, to now starting DeShon Elliott and Chuck Clark. Their cornerback unit is one of the best in the game, and they held Odell Beckham to just six catches for 64 yards over the two games combined last year. Knowing Jarvis Landry is coming off hip surgery, the top two options that Mayfield has may struggle against these cornerbacks. Under Kevin Stefanski, we should be expecting a run-heavy attack, though that will need to be abandoned if they fall behind, like the line suggests. There are too many unknowns here to start Mayfield with any confidence in this matchup, especially considering the way this team looked last year. If you want to play Mayfield, do it in tournaments, as the over/under is higher than expected.