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Chris Godwin
WR - TB
vs. DAL, Thu 8pm EDT
at BUF, Sun 1pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Sep 29th, 2020
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 5# 11-
Best Rank# 1# 4-
Worst Rank# 18# 40-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. DAL at BUF-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. WRs perform a little worse than their average vs DALThis is a 2 star matchup. WRs perform a little worse than their average vs BUF-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec20.523.1
Rec Yds238.8246.6
Rec TD2.11.4
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total138.5137.1-
Avg Game9.98.6-
Avg Projection11.19.8-
2019 Average9.98.6-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Chris Godwin
WR - TB
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. DAL at BUF
Week 2 vs. ATL vs. LV
Week 3 at LAR vs. CIN
Week 4 at NE at GB
Week 5 vs. MIA vs. DEN
Week 6 at PHI vs. SEA
Week 7 vs. CHIBYE WEEK
Week 8 at NO at CLE
Week 9BYE WEEK vs. CHI
Week 10 at WAS vs. DET
Week 11 vs. NYG at LAC
Week 12 at IND at CIN
Week 13 at ATL vs. BAL
Week 14 vs. BUF at MIN
Week 15 vs. NO vs. TEN
Week 16 at CAR at KC
Week 17 at NYJ vs. CLE
Player Projections Comparison
 
Chris Godwin
WR - TB
vs. DAL, Thu 8pm EDT
at BUF, Sun 1pm EDT
Receiving
   
Receptions5.75.2
Rec Yards79.369.2
Rec TDs0.50.5
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.20.0
Rush Yards0.90.1
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points11.19.8
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Chris Godwin
WR - TB
2020 Points 
Week 17.918.9
Week 24.8
Week 312.412.3
Week 4
Week 52.8
Week 64.80.6
Week 714.88.5
Week 86.7
Week 94.115.3
Week 109.213.7
Week 1111.31.9
Week 129.79.7
Week 132.8
Week 142.511.5
Week 159.6-0.5
Week 1614.415.6
Week 1725.312.5
Total138.5137.1
Average9.98.6
Player Targets Comparison
 
Chris Godwin
WR - TB
2020 Targets 
Week 176
Week 28
Week 365
Week 4
Week 55
Week 674
Week 7914
Week 88
Week 967
Week 10613
Week 11105
Week 1299
Week 1310
Week 1437
Week 1556
Week 16913
Week 1778
Notes for Player Combination
 
Chris Godwin
WR - TB
vs. DAL, Thu 8pm EDT
at BUF, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Saints were 27th against fantasy wide receivers last year, Godwin figures to have WR1 value in a likely shootout, especially with Mike Evans likely on a snap count.The Giants were just 28th against fantasy wide receivers last year, Smith-Schuster should have a great matchup to open the season.
Site Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
Can't go much higher than this. 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
It's been rumored in camp that Godwin looks good, but that he's lacking something. He also missed a few practices throughout training camp, so it's something worth monitoring early in the season. The Saints cornerback unit is extremely good, especially since they added Janoris Jenkins at the end of the season. He'll replace the inconsistent Eli Apple opposite Marshon Lattimore. It's a tougher matchup than last year when Godwin hung 7/125/2 on them in Week 5, then 3/47/1 in Week 11. The Saints may not decide to shadow Mike Evans with Lattimore anymore considering Godwin's success, though Jenkins surely changes things. The combination of Lattimore and Jenkins allowed 87-for-159 passing in their coverage for 1,205 yards and seven touchdowns while intercepting six passes. That amounts to a QB Rating below 80. It is worth noting that Godwin's big game last year came while in New Orleans, but it was also before Jenkins was there. You're going to start Godwin in season-long leagues as a WR2 at worst, but it's not a week to feel very confident in cash games. I do like him better than Evans in tournaments, though.It was a down year for the now-23-year-old in 2019 as he battled through injuries and incompetent quarterback play. All that changes in 2020 as he's healthy and has Ben Roethlisberger under center. Not just that, either. They're moving him back to the slot almost full time, which will help his efficiency. The Giants secondary might be the worst in the league, even though they did acquire James Bradberry as a free agent. Outside of him, their cornerback depth chart goes Corey Ballentine, Brandon Williams, Darnay Holmes, and Isaac Yiadom. They recently added Logan Ryan, who can cover the slot, but might be listed at safety due to the recent injury to Xavier McKinney. Even if he were to come down into the slot, it's not as if it's a matchup you'd avoid. Ryan allowed 69-of-97 passing last year for 766 yards and five touchdowns in his coverage. He was the slot cornerback who was most targeted in the NFL with the closest seeing 85 targets. It's Roethlisberger's first game back, so we have to be a little cautious, but the matchup is too good to pass up playing Smith-Schuster as at least a WR2 with true WR1 upside.
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
Mike Evans is dealing with a hamstring injury, and even if he is able to get on the field on Sunday, he will likely be somewhat limited. That should result in a ton of targets for Chris Godwin against the Saints' defense which he scored 3 touchdowns on last season. Tom Brady is going to help Godwin's efficiency and he should produce some monster numbers in this game that has one of the highest over/under totals on the week.The Pittsburgh offense was often hard to watch last season and it's resulted in JuJu becoming a massive value in drafts. The Steelers are moving him back to the slot this year, a spot he dominates at, and he should be in for a massive Week 1 against a Giants' defense that allowed the fifth-most fantasy points to WRs last year. The only thing that could hold JuJu back from being a WR1 this week is the game script, but I expect the Giants to hang in it at least enough for Big Ben to need to pass the ball a decent amount. JuJu should be treated as a solid WR2 with WR1 upside this week.
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
 Smith-Schuster finally has a real quarterback again! Although it doesn't sound like he has a lot of time left in Pittsburgh, he's still the receiver that Ben Roethlisberger has the best chemistry with heading into Week 1. The Steelers draw the Giants' unimpressive secondary this week (their signing of James Bradberry in the offseason won't help -- he isn't an upgrade for them), and I expect big things out of the former second-round pick. JuJu is a good bet for a WR2 performance on Monday night.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
The Saints and Bucs could very easily hit the over on the Vegas line this week, which means that you should invest in the top options from a fantasy perspective. As long as Godwin's fully healthy, which all reports are that he seems good to go, he's going to be a must-start option. Plug him into your lineup and don't think twice about it.