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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EST
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
at CLE, Sun 1pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 13# 28-
Best Rank# 7# 22-
Worst Rank# 21# 44-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. MIN at CLE-
Matchup RatingThis is a 4 star matchup. RBs perform a litter better than their average vs MINThis is a 3 star matchup. RBs perform close to their average vs CLE-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att26.222.9
Rush Yds119.598.5
Rush TD1.10.9
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total143.8129.6-
Avg Game11.110.0-
Avg Projection14.77.4-
Week 165.012.6-
    
Misc 
    
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12/30
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12/31
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01/03
#5#57-
    
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12/30
#13#26-
    
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01/03
#11#31-
    
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#15#22-
    
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#12#35-
    
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01/03
#13#34-
    
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01/02
#12#38-
    
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01/03
#13#44-
    
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01/03
#11#33-
    
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
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01/03
#10#29-
    
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
01/03
#14#26-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
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01/03
#11#45-
    
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12/30
#10#31-
    
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The Fantasy Fix
01/03
#9#27-
    
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01/03
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01/03
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01/03
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12/30
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01/03
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01/03
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12/30
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Marc CavigliaM. Cavi...
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01/03
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01/02
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12/27
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01/02
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01/03
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01/03
#11#31-
    
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01/03
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12/28
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12/31
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01/03
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01/03
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12/29
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01/03
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01/02
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12/31
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12/29
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. CHI
3 rush, 8 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 3 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
at NYG
6 rush, 9 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 2 rec, 8 yds, 0 td
Week 2 at GB
5 rush, 12 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 60 yds, 0 td
vs. DEN
16 rush, 106 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 2 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at ARI
0 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 19 yds, 0 td
vs. HOU
18 rush, 109 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 40 yds, 0 td
Week 4 vs. NO
4 rush, 22 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 30 yds, 1 td
BYE WEEK
Week 5BYE WEEK vs. PHI
Week 6 at JAC
vs. CLE
Week 7 at ATL
9 rush, 27 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 21 yds, 0 td
at TEN
20 rush, 82 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 3 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
Week 8 vs. IND
6 rush, 1 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 3 rec, 22 yds, 0 td
at BAL
15 rush, 47 yds, 1 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 13 yds, 0 td
Week 9 at MIN
13 rush, 64 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 3 rec, 33 yds, 0 td
at DAL
9 rush, 22 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 2 rec, -2 yds, 0 td
Week 10 vs. WAS
vs. CIN
Week 11 at CAR
at JAC
13 rush, 89 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
Week 12 vs. HOU
vs. BAL
Week 13 at CHI
vs. WAS
Week 14 vs. GB
7 rush, 24 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 26 yds, 0 td
at BUF
10 rush, 18 yds, 0 td
Week 15 at TEN
15 rush, 67 yds, 2 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
at CIN
Week 16 vs. TB
10 rush, 45 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 25 yds, 0 td
vs. IND
5 rush, 21 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 45 yds, 0 td
Week 17 vs. MIN at CLE
Player Projections Comparison
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EST
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
at CLE, Sun 1pm EST
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts13.510.4
Rush Yards61.344.2
Rush TDs0.70.2
   
Receiving
   
Receptions4.02.1
Rec Yards33.114.4
Rec TDs0.20.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points14.77.4
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
2020 Points 
Week 18.31.7
Week 27.218.1
Week 31.920.9
Week 411.2
Week 512.3
Week 624.316.2
Week 710.811.1
Week 82.312.0
Week 99.72.0
Week 1020.94.8
Week 119.9
Week 12
Week 13
Week 1411.01.8
Week 1518.2
Week 165.012.6
Week 1713.06.2
Total143.8129.6
Average11.110.0
Player Targets Comparison
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
2020 Targets 
Week 154
Week 252
Week 325
Week 44
Week 53
Week 641
Week 755
Week 843
Week 952
Week 1052
Week 113
Week 12
Week 13
Week 1450
Week 155
Week 1655
Week 1738
Notes for Player Combination
 
D'Andre Swift
RB - DET
vs. MIN, Sun 1pm EST
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
James Conner
RB - PIT
at CLE, Sun 1pm EST
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Vikings just gave up 6 rushing touchdowns to Alvin Kamara and they are 26th against running backs on the season. Swift should be a solid RB1 this week.