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Experts' Pick
 
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
at JAC, Sun 9am EDT
Curtis Samuel
WR - WAS
vs. KC, Sun 1pm EDT
OUT
 
 
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Updated: Oct 16th, 2021
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 49-
Best Rank# 33-
Worst Rank# 63-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at JAC vs. KC-
Matchup RatingThis is a 4 star matchup. RBs perform a little better than their average vs JACThis is a 4 star matchup. WRs perform a little better than their average vs KC-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total41.82.7-
Avg Game8.41.4-
Week 521.90.8-
    
Misc 
    
Injury AlertGroin-
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Andrew Seifter A. Seifter
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Matthew Freedman M. Freedman
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Chalk C.
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Rudy Gamble R. Gamble
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Patrick Thorman P. Thorman
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Seth Miller S. Miller
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Aaron Larson A. Larson
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Brad Evans B. Evans
FadeTheNoise Podcast FadeTheNoise Podcast
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Joe Pisapia J. Pisapia
FantasyPros FantasyPros
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Dylan Licciardo D. Licciardo
FF Gamers FF Gamers
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Ryan Weisse R. Weisse
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Robert Waziak R. Waziak
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Nick Raducanu N. Raducanu
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Adam Murfet A. Murfet
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Craig Phillips C. Phillips
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Dalton Del Don D. Del Don
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Christopher Dell C. Dell
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FantasyData FantasyData
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Jason Petropoulos J. Petropoulos
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Matt Harmon M. Harmon
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The Fantasy Headliners The Fantasy Headli...
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The Fantasy Fix The Fantasy Fix
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Pro Football Focus Pro Football Focus
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The Action Network The Action Network
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QB List QB List
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FantasyPros FantasyPros
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DK Nation DK Nation
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The Hateful 8 The Hateful 8
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The Draft Zone The Draft Zone
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The FFGhost T. FFGhost
Dynasty League Football Dynasty League Foo...
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Jacob Gibbs J. Gibbs
SportsLine SportsLine
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Fantrax Fantrax
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Mundo Fantasy Mundo Fantasy
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Ryan Noonan R. Noonan
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Fantasy Six Pack Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
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Michael Hauff M. Hauff
FF Faceoff FF Faceoff
2 d
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Swollen Dome Swollen Dome
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The Pregame HQ The Pregame HQ
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Kyle August K. August
Fantasy Football Smackdown Fantasy Football S...
2 d
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Tyrell Maclachlan T. Maclachlan
True North Fantasy Football True North Fantasy...
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Legion Report Legion Report
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Chris Meaney C. Meaney
FTN FTN
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Ricky Lemon R. Lemon
The Fantasy Champions The Fantasy Champions
2 d
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Richard King R. King
King Fantasy Sports King Fantasy Sports
2 d
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Rich Piazza R. Piazza
Fantasy Shed Fantasy Shed
2 d
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Sosa Kremenjas S. Kremenjas
Pro Football Focus Pro Football Focus
2 d
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Anthony Staggs A. Staggs
Fanball Fanball
2 d
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Scott Bogman S. Bogman
FantasyPros FantasyPros
2 d
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Matthew Williams M. Williams
The Athletic The Athletic
2 d
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Tommy Molioo T. Molioo
The Undroppables The Undroppables
2 d
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Bart Wheeler B. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football Hail to Fantasy Fo...
2 d
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Dave Kluge D. Kluge
Footballguys Footballguys
2 d
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Fantasy BR F. BR
Fantasy BR Fantasy BR
2 d
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Joe Bond J. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
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Seth Keller S. Keller
Gridiron Experts Gridiron Experts
2 d
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Kevin Tompkins K. Tompkins
BallBlast BallBlast
2 d
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Bill Enright B. Enright
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
2 d
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Matthew Betz M. Betz
The Fantasy Footballers The Fantasy Footba...
2 d
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Scott Whitfield S. Whitfield
Roto Rankings Roto Rankings
2 d
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Jamie Calandro J. Calandro
Football Diehards Football Diehards
2 d
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Steven Pintado S. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches The Fantasy Coaches
2 d
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Billy Muzio B. Muzio
FantasyData FantasyData
2 d
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Marc Caviglia M. Caviglia
Bruno Boys Bruno Boys
2 d
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Geoff Lambert G. Lambert
Going For 2 Going For 2
2 d
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Justin Sablich J. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy 5th Down Fantasy
2 d
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Mike Maher M. Maher
FantasyPros FantasyPros
2 d
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Peter Rogers P. Rogers
NerdBall Fantay Football NerdBall Fantay Fo...
2 d
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Jeff Paur J. Paur
RTSports RTSports
2 d
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Robby Jeffries R. Jeffries
The Fantasy Authority The Fantasy Authority
2 d
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Dale DeMott D. DeMott
Eat.Sleep.Fantasy Eat.Sleep.Fantasy
2 d
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Aaron Schill A. Schill
FF Faceoff FF Faceoff
2 d
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Kevin Roberts K. Roberts
Breaking Football Breaking Football
2 d
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Clayton Cadieux C. Cadieux
Fantasy Football From Up North Fantasy Football F...
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Jeff Boggis J. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire Fantasy Football E...
2 d
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Lenny Pappano L. Pappano
Draft Sharks Draft Sharks
2 d
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Smitty S.
SleeperU SleeperU
2 d
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Benjamin Klotz B. Klotz
Touchdown Squad Touchdown Squad
2 d
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Travis Seel T. Seel
True North Fantasy Football True North Fantasy...
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Lawrence Jackson L. Jackson
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2 d
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Nader Saba N. Saba
SleeperWire SleeperWire
3 d
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Kate Magdziuk K. Magdziuk
BallBlast BallBlast
3 d
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Dominick Petrillo D. Petrillo
Fantasy Hot Read Fantasy Hot Read
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Matt Schauf M. Schauf
Draft Sharks Draft Sharks
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Bob Van Duser B. Van Duser
Dynasty Rewind Dynasty Rewind
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James Bryer J. Bryer
Gridiron Experts Gridiron Experts
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Michael Tomlin M. Tomlin
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3 d
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Liz Loza L. Loza
Yahoo! Sports Yahoo! Sports
3 d
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Nick Zylak N. Zylak
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Jordan Rains J. Rains
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Curtis Samuel
WR - WAS
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 at NE
9 rush, 49 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 27 yds, 0 td
vs. LAC
Week 2 vs. BUF
5 rush, 25 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 21 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
Week 3 at LV
13 rush, 65 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 3 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
at BUF
Week 4 vs. IND
2 rush, 3 yds, 0 td
at ATL
4 tar, 4 rec, 19 yds, 0 td
Week 5 at TB
5 rush, 25 yds, 0 td
10 tar, 10 rec, 74 yds, 2 td
vs. NO
1 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 8 yds, 0 td
Week 6 at JAC vs. KC
Week 7 vs. ATL at GB
Week 8 at BUF at DEN
Week 9 vs. HOUBYE WEEK
Week 10 vs. BAL vs. TB
Week 11 at NYJ at CAR
Week 12 vs. CAR vs. SEA
Week 13 vs. NYG at LV
Week 14BYE WEEK vs. DAL
Week 15 vs. NYJ at PHI
Week 16 at NO at DAL
Week 17 at TEN vs. PHI
Week 18 vs. NE at NYG
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Curtis Samuel
WR - WAS
2021 Points 
Week 17.6
Week 24.6
Week 37.4
Week 40.31.9
Week 521.90.8
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Week 18
Total41.82.7
Average8.41.4
Player Targets Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Curtis Samuel
WR - WAS
2021 Targets 
Week 15
Week 25
Week 36
Week 404
Week 5101
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Week 18
Notes for Player Combination
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
at JAC, Sun 9am EDT
Curtis Samuel
WR - WAS
vs. KC, Sun 1pm EDT
OUT
Expert 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
After doing next to nothing in Week 4, Gaskin finished as the RB4 in Week 5 thanks to a 10/74/2 receiving line. What will his workload be in Week 6? That's anyone's guess, but we should project him to see at least a normal workload in a favorable London matchup. Gaskin is a mid-range RB2 here. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
What the heck just happened?! After being one of fantasy football's most consistent RB2s through the first three weeks of the season, Myles Gaskin was eliminated from the offense in week four to the tune of just 12 total snaps. Without any sort of explanation as to why Gaskin was phased out of the offense, fantasy managers were forced to pivot and bench the talented RB due to the matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. What did Gaskin do though? He jumped back up to 37 total snaps in week five and finished the game with five rush attempts for 25 yards and 10 receptions for 74 yards and two touchdowns! After not scoring a single touchdown throughout the entire season up to that point, Gaskin exploded on virtually everyone's benches, and fantasy managers are left scratching their heads trying to discern what Brian Flores is doing with this backfield. It's encouraging to see Gaskin be so heavily utilized as a receiving option out of the backfield - which is where he shines - but there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding Gaskin and his workload moving forward. To go from just 12 snaps in week four to 37 snaps in week five is a massive swing and there's no guarantee now that that usage remains moving forward. With that being said, Jacksonville is absolutely a matchup where we should consider Gaskin for our starting lineups. The Jaguars simply cannot stop anyone on the ground and the scoring opportunities are going to be there for Gaskin. If Malcolm Brown and Salvon Ahmed are going to remain on the sideline for the majority of the game (just 16 combined snaps in week five) then Gaskin is a rock-solid low-end RB2 this week. That's a big question mark right now though. 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Gaskin reemerged as a fantasy option with 10 receptions for 74 yards and 2 TDs last week. He needs to establish a consistent role, but against a Jags team that is 29th against fantasy backs, he should be a boom / bust RB3.