Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Carson Palmer or Matt Ryan

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Experts' Pick
 
  Matt Ryan
QB - ATL
Matt Ryan
at CHI, Sun 1pm EDT
Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
6 of 6 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 6 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 3# 18
Best Rank# 1# 8
Worst Rank# 5# 26
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at CHI at DET
Matchup Rank166
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp21.424.9
Pass Yds224.9248.4
Pass TD1.42.1
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total347.5243.2
Avg Game21.716.2
Avg Projection301.1236.8
2016 Average21.716.2
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 1# 13
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 5# 8
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 4# 16
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 4# 20
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 4# 26
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 1# 18
   
  Matt Ryan
QB - ATL
Matt Ryan
Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at CHI at DET
Week 2 vs. GB at IND
Week 3 at DET vs. DAL
Week 4 vs. BUF vs. SF
Week 5BYE WEEK at PHI
Week 6 vs. MIA vs. TB
Week 7 at NE at LAR
Week 8 at NYJBYE WEEK
Week 9 at CAR at SF
Week 10 vs. DAL vs. SEA
Week 11 at SEA at HOU
Week 12 vs. TB vs. JAC
Week 13 vs. MIN vs. LAR
Week 14 vs. NO vs. TEN
Week 15 at TB at WAS
Week 16 at NO vs. NYG
Week 17 vs. CAR at SEA
  Matt Ryan
QB - ATL
Matt Ryan
at CHI, Sun 1pm EDT
Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Passing
   
Pass Att556.6576.4
Pass Cmp375.0356.7
Pass Yards4,641.14,135.8
32.425.7
Ints11.215.1
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts34.318.5
Rush Yards98.336.6
Rush TDs0.80.4
   
Misc
   
3.03.7
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points301.1236.8
   
  Matt Ryan
QB - ATL
Matt Ryan
Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
2016 Points 
Week 124.418.9
Week 227.824.3
Week 319.93.5
Week 435.511.5
Week 515.0
Week 621.612.4
Week 713.714.5
Week 824.422.5
Week 927.8
Week 1012.714.6
Week 1113.0
Week 1218.317.6
Week 1316.223.9
Week 1421.510.3
Week 1519.320.7
Week 1620.015.3
Week 1729.420.2
  Matt Ryan
QB - ATL
Matt Ryan
at CHI, Sun 1pm EDT
Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Ryan had 2,363 yards passing, 19 passing touchdowns, 3 picks and a 115.00 QB rating on the road last year. He should carve up a questionable Bears D in Week 1.Palmer has a lot of upside in Week 1 against a Lions D that was 28th against fantasy quarterbacks last year.