Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Dalvin Cook or Spencer Ware

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
vs. CHI, Sun 4pm EST
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 10-
Best Rank# 7-
Worst Rank# 12-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. CHI vs. OAK-
Matchup Rank327-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att18.826.7
Rush Yds71.1124.9
Rush TD0.30.9
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total112.059.0-
Avg Game10.24.9-
Avg Projection10.38.9-
Week 1610.8-
    
Misc 
    
Injury AlertHamstring-
WeatherIndoor-
    
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  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
2018 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. SF
16 rush, 40 yds, 0 td
7 tar, 6 rec, 55 yds, 0 td
at LAC
3 rush, 32 yds, 0 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 8 yds, 0 td
Week 2 at GB
10 rush, 38 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 3 rec, 52 yds, 0 td
at PIT
1 rush, 3 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. BUF
vs. SF
1 rush, 1 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at LAR
10 rush, 20 yds, 0 td
at DEN
2 rush, 6 yds, 0 td
Week 5 at PHI
vs. JAC
1 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 13 yds, 0 td
Week 6 vs. ARI
at NE
2 rush, 5 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at NYJ
vs. CIN
8 rush, 59 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 8 vs. NO
vs. DEN
0 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
Week 9 vs. DET
10 rush, 89 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 20 yds, 0 td
at CLE
2 rush, 12 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 69 yds, 0 td
Week 10BYE WEEK vs. ARI
2 rush, 6 yds, 1 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 7 yds, 0 td
Week 11 at CHI
9 rush, 12 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, -2 yds, 0 td
at LAR
0 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
Week 12 vs. GB
10 rush, 29 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 47 yds, 1 td
BYE WEEK
Week 13 at NE
9 rush, 84 yds, 0 td
10 tar, 8 rec, 22 yds, 0 td
at OAK
14 rush, 47 yds, 1 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 5 yds, 0 td
Week 14 at SEA
13 rush, 55 yds, 0 td
7 tar, 5 rec, 28 yds, 1 td
vs. BAL
15 rush, 75 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 54 yds, 0 td
Week 15 vs. MIA
19 rush, 136 yds, 2 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 27 yds, 0 td
vs. LAC
Week 16 at DET
16 rush, 73 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 35 yds, 0 td
at SEA
Week 17 vs. CHI vs. OAK
  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
vs. CHI, Sun 4pm EST
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
OUT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts14.49.8
Rush Yards57.043.7
Rush TDs0.30.4
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.82.0
Rec Yards26.019.8
Rec TDs0.10.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points10.38.9
   
  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
2018 Points 
Week 17.54.0
Week 29.00.3
Week 33.0
Week 42.00.6
Week 51.3
Week 61.4
Week 78.9
Week 8
Week 910.98.1
Week 107.3
Week 11-1.00.0
Week 1213.6
Week 1310.611.2
Week 1414.312.9
Week 1528.3
Week 1610.8
Week 176.0
  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
2018 Targets 
Week 171
Week 250
Week 33
Week 400
Week 51
Week 63
Week 73
Week 80
Week 945
Week 101
Week 1130
Week 123
Week 13101
Week 1475
Week 152
Week 163
Week 175
  Dalvin Cook
RB - MIN
Dalvin Cook
vs. CHI, Sun 4pm EST
Spencer Ware
RB - KC
Spencer Ware
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
OUT
Expert 
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
 Ware is currently questionable for Kansas City, but even if he does end up active, he is outside of flex territory because he is clearly the number two for the Chiefs since they signed Williams to a large extension.
Kevin Wheeler
NFL Mock
 Ware looks likely to return this week after sitting out the last two games with a bad hamstring. Damien Williams fared surprisingly well in his absence and could share backfield reps with Ware in Sunday's finale.
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
Previously averaging 10.9 carries per contest, Cook has handled 35 handoffs in two games since the Vikings fired offensive coordinator John DeFilippo. They need a win to advance into the postseason, so expect another hefty workload. In a week littered with uncertainty, he'd stand out as an elite option if not for facing the Bears, who limited him to 10 yards in Week 10. Only the Ravens have granted fewer fantasy points per game to opposing running backs, so there's certainly bust risk despite the game's importance. The promise of opportunity preserves his status as a low-end RB1 during a chaotic final weekend. 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Cook is doing better in fantasy since the Vikings changed play callers, Cook should be a RB1 at home this week.