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  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
vs. CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
at ARI, Sun 4pm EDT
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 34# 68-
Best Rank# 24# 53-
Worst Rank# 43# 80-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. CIN at ARI-
Matchup RatingThis is a 3 star matchup. WRs perform close to their average vs CINThis is a 4 star matchup. WRs perform close to their average vs ARI-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec10.712.7
Rec Yds142.3160.7
Rec TD0.71
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total11.010.2-
Avg Game5.55.1-
Avg Projection7.95.7-
Week 26.42.1-
    
Misc 
    
Injury Alert-
Weather81 F, Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Indoor-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at WAS
7 tar, 2 rec, 46 yds, 0 td
vs. CHI
7 tar, 5 rec, 81 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. LAR
9 tar, 6 rec, 64 yds, 0 td
at GB
Week 3 vs. CIN at ARI
Week 4 at SF vs. NO
Week 5 at PITBYE WEEK
Week 6 vs. BAL at JAC
Week 7 vs. NYG at ATL
Week 8 vs. DAL vs. IND
Week 9BYE WEEK at MIN
Week 10 at NYG vs. WAS
Week 11 at CLE at CAR
Week 12 vs. SEA vs. HOU
Week 13 at GB at CHI
Week 14 vs. NO vs. GB
Week 15 at ARI at TEN
Week 16 at DAL vs. TB
Week 17 vs. WAS vs. MIN
Player Projections Comparison
  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
vs. CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
at ARI, Sun 4pm EDT
Receiving
   
Receptions3.94.2
Rec Yards62.748.2
Rec TDs0.30.2
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.20.0
Rush Yards1.10.1
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points7.95.7
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
2020 Points 
Week 14.68.1
Week 26.42.1
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Total11.010.2
Average5.55.1
Player Targets Comparison
  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
2020 Targets 
Week 177
Week 297
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Notes for Player Combination
  DeSean JacksonD. Jackson
WR - PHI
DeSean Jackson
vs. CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
Danny AmendolaD. Amendola
WR - DET
Danny Amendola
at ARI, Sun 4pm EDT
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
He's the No. 2 receiver in the league when it comes to air yards, a stat that's often predictive of fantasy success. To this point, Jackson has averaged just 6.9 yards per target, but over the last seven years, he's averaged at least 10.0 yards per target in six of them. Seeing seven and nine targets is encouraging; he'll bounce back. The Bengals secondary hasn't allowed more than four receptions to a receiver over the first two weeks, which is due to the fact that running backs have had their way with them. But still, we've seen Keenan Allen get eight targets and turn them into 4/37/0, Mike Williams turn nine targets into 4/69/0, and then Odell Beckham turn six targets into 4/74/1. What was encouraging for Jackson is that Beckham seemed to routinely get open down the field against them, and if not for some holding, we would've seen a bigger game out of him. If Wentz can get some time, those air yards for Jackson might turn into a big play or two. Given his target and air yards share, he should remain in the WR3 conversation.After catching five passes for 81 yards in a tough matchup against the Bears, Amendola let deep-leaguers down with his two-catch, 21-yard performance in Week 2, though he did see seven targets for the second straight week. We should probably move on considering the lack of ceiling, but it's hard to ignore that he went for 7/104/1 against this defensive scheme last year. The Lions chose to target him 13 times in that game. The Cardinals have shifted things around and now have second-year cornerback Byron Murphy in the slot, which is a completely different position for a cornerback. Through his first 18 games in the pros, he's allowed 77 receptions for 769 yards and 10 touchdowns on 113 targets. That's more touchdowns allowed than anyone else in the league. If you need a last-minute WR4/5 due to injuries, I'm willing to go back to Amendola in a pinch.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Jackson hasn't exactly produced the way that I thought he might to begin the season, but this offense hasn't exactly looked functional throughout the first two weeks. With that being said, he's still doing enough to be a fine FLEX option for your lineup. This week, he absolutely belongs in your starting lineup against the Bengals. The Bengals secondary doesn't have anyone that can keep up with Jackson and he always has the potential to hit the big play. I'm not expecting anything crazy from Jackson this week, but he should be viewed as a WR3 in this matchup.Amendola's fantasy outlook takes a hit with Golladay most likely returning to the lineup this week. He moves back to WR5 status.