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at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Brandin Cooks
WR - HOU
at KC, Thu 8pm EDT
Questionable
 
 
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Updated: Sep 29th, 2020
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 6# 43-
Best Rank# 3# 23-
Worst Rank# 29# 109-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at DET at KC-
Matchup RatingThis is a 5 star matchup. WRs perform better than their average vs DETThis is a 2 star matchup. WRs perform a little worse than their average vs KC-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec23.921.8
Rec Yds297.1248
Rec TD2.41.8
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total160.9151.0-
Avg Game10.110.1-
2019 Average10.110.1-
    
Misc 
    
Injury AlertQuadricep-
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Brandin Cooks
WR - HOU
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at DET at KC
Week 2 vs. NYG vs. BAL
Week 3 at ATL at PIT
Week 4 vs. IND vs. MIN
Week 5 vs. TB vs. JAC
Week 6 at CAR at TEN
Week 7 at LAR vs. GB
Week 8 vs. NOBYE WEEK
Week 9 at TEN at JAC
Week 10 vs. MIN at CLE
Week 11BYE WEEK vs. NE
Week 12 at GB at DET
Week 13 vs. DET vs. IND
Week 14 vs. HOU at CHI
Week 15 at MIN at IND
Week 16 at JAC vs. CIN
Week 17 vs. GB vs. TEN
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Brandin Cooks
WR - HOU
2020 Points 
Week 17.32.0
Week 23.39.5
Week 318.32.3
Week 416.10.0
Week 59.022.1
Week 65.312.8
Week 77.06.0
Week 814.7
Week 98.114.3
Week 104.33.9
Week 118.5
Week 1219.48.5
Week 137.56.5
Week 1418.3
Week 158.35.9
Week 1610.320.1
Week 173.728.6
Total160.9151.0
Average10.110.1
Player Targets Comparison
 
Brandin Cooks
WR - HOU
2020 Targets 
Week 195
Week 298
Week 3135
Week 4103
Week 51612
Week 699
Week 749
Week 87
Week 999
Week 1098
Week 115
Week 12135
Week 1378
Week 1413
Week 1557
Week 161310
Week 17516
Notes for Player Combination
 
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Brandin Cooks
WR - HOU
at KC, Thu 8pm EDT
Questionable
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Coming off a season where he received 154 targets (and at least seven targets in 14-of-16 games), it's hard to see that number dipping much considering the Bears didn't add anyone of note to their receiving corps. He's had success against the Lions over the last two years, tallying at least 86 yards in 3-of-4 games, including three touchdowns in them. The biggest thing to note is the loss of top-tier cornerback Darius Slay. The Lions traded him away and then selected Jeff Okudah at No. 3 overall. While Okudah is likely going to be a star in this league for a long time, I'm highly doubting they ask him to shadow Allen Robinson in his first NFL game. Because of that, I believe he'll see a mix of Okudah and free agent signing Desmond Trufant in coverage. Trufant used to be very good, but has struggled mightily over the last three years, allowing a 62.8 percent catch rate, 8.45 yards per target, and a touchdown every 13.3 targets in his coverage. It's also his first game in a new defensive scheme. Robinson should be in lineups as the sturdy low-end WR1 you drafted him as. 
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
The Lions allowed the third-most fantasy points to wide receivers last season, and while their defense should be improved, I don't see it all coming together in Week 1. The Lions have a good enough offense to force the Bears to throw the ball downfield and Allen Robinson should be in line for plenty of targets. The potential absence of David Montgomery would likely result in more passing attempts as well. 
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
 Cooks is a game-time decision tonight. He has an injured quadricep, and while he's arguably the Texans' new WR1, I think he's a pass for me this evening. The Texans have enough receiving talent elsewhere -- Randall Cobb, Will Fuller, Darren Fells, Duke Johnson -- that I think they'll be able to put him in a limited role. I don't think that Cooks will be able to get the separation he needs tonight, so I would look elsewhere for wide receiver help.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Robinson is going to see all the targets he can handle in this matchup. While the Lions used to have a lockdown corner in Darius Slay to slow down Robinson, he's now out of town. The Lions replaced him with a young and promising CB in Jeff Okudah, but he's not going to be able to slow down Robinson and his route-running experience. Robinson's a solid WR1 start this week. 
Kevin Wheeler
The Draft Zone
 Cooks (quad) did not practice Tuesday. This is a downgrade after being limited in Monday's practice. It's a concern with the Texans kicking off in two days. Wednesday's injury report is crucial for Cooks, as another "DNP" would put him on the wrong side of questionable against the Chiefs. @Rotoworld
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Lions were 30th against fantasy wide receivers, but they also did add Jeff Okudah with the 3rd pick in the NFL Draft. It is hard to say how Robinson will do in this matchup, but based on last year's production, he is a WR1 in Week 1.