Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Brandin Cooks or Demaryius Thomas

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Experts' Pick
 
  Brandin Cooks
WR - LAR
Brandin Cooks
vs. SF, Sun 4pm EST
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. KC, Sun 4pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 9# 17-
Best Rank# 4# 10-
Worst Rank# 21# 24-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. IND vs. LAC-
Matchup Rank2224-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec2020.6
Rec Yds257.7213.6
Rec TD1.41.1
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total168.3136.3-
Avg Game11.28.5-
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  Brandin Cooks
WR - LAR
Brandin Cooks
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. IND
7 tar, 3 rec, 88 yds, 0 td
vs. LAC
8 tar, 5 rec, 67 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. WAS
4 tar, 2 rec, 37 yds, 0 td
2 rush, 6 yds, 0 td
vs. DAL
8 tar, 6 rec, 71 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at SF
7 tar, 5 rec, 131 yds, 2 td
at BUF
9 tar, 6 rec, 98 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at DAL
6 tar, 3 rec, 38 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 4 yds, 0 td
vs. OAK
5 tar, 1 rec, 11 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. SEA
8 tar, 5 rec, 85 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 6 at JAC
9 tar, 6 rec, 93 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
14 tar, 10 rec, 133 yds, 0 td
Week 7 vs. ARI
5 tar, 4 rec, 65 yds, 1 td
at LAC
6 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 8BYE WEEK at KC
9 tar, 5 rec, 66 yds, 0 td
Week 9 at NYG
at PHI
12 tar, 8 rec, 70 yds, 1 td
Week 10 vs. HOU
11 tar, 6 rec, 74 yds, 0 td
vs. NE
8 tar, 5 rec, 44 yds, 1 td
Week 11 at MIN
9 tar, 6 rec, 149 yds, 1 td
vs. CIN
9 tar, 5 rec, 64 yds, 1 td
Week 12 vs. NO
7 tar, 6 rec, 83 yds, 1 td
1 rush, 11 yds, 0 td
at OAK
8 tar, 5 rec, 18 yds, 0 td
Week 13 at ARI
3 tar, 2 rec, 17 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 5 yds, 0 td
at MIA
10 tar, 2 rec, 27 yds, 0 td
Week 14 vs. PHI
7 tar, 1 rec, 38 yds, 0 td
vs. NYJ
12 tar, 8 rec, 93 yds, 1 td
Week 15 at SEA
7 tar, 4 rec, 60 yds, 1 td
at IND
8 tar, 5 rec, 69 yds, 0 td
Week 16 at TEN
5 tar, 2 rec, 19 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 6 yds, 0 td
at WAS
6 tar, 4 rec, 52 yds, 0 td
Week 17 vs. SF vs. KC
  Brandin Cooks
WR - LAR
Brandin Cooks
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2016 Points 
Week 127.44.8
Week 26.811.0
Week 31.914.0
Week 43.115.4
Week 510.9
Week 623.51.5
Week 711.810.0
Week 810.47.9
Week 96.65.6
Week 1015.814.7
Week 114.9
Week 126.0
Week 137.76.1
Week 146.112.6
Week 1530.69.1
Week 169.82.0
Week 171.94.7
  Brandin Cooks
WR - LAR
Brandin Cooks
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2017 Targets 
Week 178
Week 248
Week 379
Week 465
Week 58
Week 6914
Week 756
Week 889
Week 912
Week 10118
Week 1199
Week 1278
Week 13310
Week 14712
Week 1578
Week 1656
Week 17118
  Brandin Cooks
WR - LAR
Brandin Cooks
vs. SF, Sun 4pm EST
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. KC, Sun 4pm EST
Expert 
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
He should torch Morris Claiborne at least once.Manny Sanders is out and Paxton Lynch is his quarterback.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Jets are just 21st against fantasy wide receivers, Cooks is a WR1 against a bad Jets secondary.The Chiefs are 31st against fantasy receivers and they will likely rest key players. Thomas has a chance to close out 2017 on a high note.