Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Chris Johnson or Marshawn Lynch

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Experts' Pick
 
  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
10 of 10 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 14
Best Rank# 8
Worst Rank# 29
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at TEN at DET
Matchup Rank3024
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att22.324.3
Rush Yds88.4106.6
Rush TD0.60.5
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total15.5
Avg Game3.9
Avg Projection157.337.8
2016 Average3.9
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
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Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 13
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 11
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 29
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 13
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 17
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 18
   
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
# 14
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 12
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 8
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 12
   
  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at TEN at DET
Week 2 vs. NYJ at IND
Week 3 at WAS vs. DAL
Week 4 at DEN vs. SF
Week 5 vs. BAL at PHI
Week 6 vs. LAC vs. TB
Week 7 vs. KC at LAR
Week 8 at BUFBYE WEEK
Week 9 at MIA at SF
Week 10BYE WEEK vs. SEA
Week 11 vs. NE at HOU
Week 12 vs. DEN vs. JAC
Week 13 vs. NYG vs. LAR
Week 14 at KC vs. TEN
Week 15 vs. DAL at WAS
Week 16 at PHI vs. NYG
Week 17 at LAC at SEA
  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts196.164.1
Rush Yards821.5263.4
Rush TDs7.91.6
   
Receiving
   
Receptions32.15.1
Rec Yards239.839.9
Rec TDs1.10.2
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points157.337.8
   
  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
2016 Points 
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  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
2016 Targets 
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  Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Chris Johnson
RB - ARI
Chris Johnson
at DET, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Lynch is a low-upside flex play against a Titans D that allowed the second fewest points to fantasy running backs.