Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Carson Palmer or Sam Bradford

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Experts' Pick
 
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Sam Bradford
QB - MIN
Sam Bradford
vs. NO, Mon 7pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
90%
Recommended by
9 of 10 experts
10%
Recommended by
1 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 16# 24
Best Rank# 8# 20
Worst Rank# 26# 25
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at DET vs. NO
Matchup Rank611
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp24.90
Pass Yds248.40
Pass TD2.10
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total243.2220.9
Avg Game16.214.7
Avg Projection232.6214.3
2016 Average16.214.7
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 17# 23
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 13# 20
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 8# 20
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 16# 21
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 16# 24
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 16# 22
   
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
# 16# 24
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 20# 25
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 18# 22
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 26# 24
   
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
Sam Bradford
QB - MIN
Sam Bradford
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at DET vs. NO
Week 2 at IND at PIT
Week 3 vs. DAL vs. TB
Week 4 vs. SF vs. DET
Week 5 at PHI at CHI
Week 6 vs. TB vs. GB
Week 7 at LAR vs. BAL
Week 8BYE WEEK at CLE
Week 9 at SFBYE WEEK
Week 10 vs. SEA at WAS
Week 11 at HOU vs. LAR
Week 12 vs. JAC at DET
Week 13 vs. LAR at ATL
Week 14 vs. TEN at CAR
Week 15 at WAS vs. CIN
Week 16 vs. NYG at GB
Week 17 at SEA vs. CHI
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Sam Bradford
QB - MIN
Sam Bradford
vs. NO, Mon 7pm EDT
Passing
   
Pass Att581.9535.4
Pass Cmp359.0355.0
Pass Yards4,139.83,738.4
25.221.7
Ints15.310.1
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts16.221.2
Rush Yards34.746.5
Rush TDs0.30.3
   
Misc
   
4.44.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points232.6214.3
   
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
Sam Bradford
QB - MIN
Sam Bradford
2016 Points 
Week 118.9
Week 224.319.1
Week 33.510.6
Week 411.515.1
Week 518.6
Week 612.4
Week 714.56.9
Week 822.513.1
Week 915.4
Week 1014.618.3
Week 1113.08.7
Week 1217.67.0
Week 1323.914.9
Week 1410.317.4
Week 1520.77.6
Week 1615.325.8
Week 1720.222.4
  Carson Palmer
QB - ARI
Carson Palmer
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Sam Bradford
QB - MIN
Sam Bradford
vs. NO, Mon 7pm 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.