Who Should I Start? - Week 17

David Johnson or Melvin Gordon

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  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
at SEA, Sun 4pm EST
IR
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 15-
Best Rank# 1-
Worst Rank# 33-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at DEN at DET-
Matchup Rank1224-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att26.827
Rush Yds89.4112.5
Rush TD0.61.1
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total209.6327.8-
Avg Game16.120.5-
Avg Projection13.1-
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  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at DEN
18 rush, 54 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 5 rec, 25 yds, 1 td
at DET
11 rush, 23 yds, 0 td
9 tar, 6 rec, 68 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. MIA
9 rush, 13 yds, 1 td
8 tar, 7 rec, 65 yds, 0 td
at IND
Week 3 vs. KC
17 rush, 79 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
vs. DAL
Week 4 vs. PHI
10 rush, 22 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 1 rec, 7 yds, 0 td
vs. SF
Week 5 at NYG
20 rush, 105 yds, 0 td
8 tar, 6 rec, 58 yds, 2 td
at PHI
Week 6 at OAK
25 rush, 83 yds, 1 td
12 tar, 9 rec, 67 yds, 1 td
vs. TB
Week 7 vs. DEN
18 rush, 38 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 1 rec, 6 yds, 0 td
at LAR
Week 8 at NE
14 rush, 132 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 7 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 9BYE WEEK at SF
Week 10 at JAC
16 rush, 27 yds, 0 td
8 tar, 5 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
vs. SEA
Week 11 vs. BUF
20 rush, 80 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
at HOU
Week 12 at DAL
21 rush, 65 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
vs. JAC
Week 13 vs. CLE
19 rush, 77 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
vs. LAR
Week 14 vs. WAS
22 rush, 78 yds, 1 td
3 tar, 1 rec, 5 yds, 0 td
vs. TEN
Week 15 at KC
19 rush, 78 yds, 1 td
8 tar, 6 rec, 91 yds, 0 td
at WAS
Week 16 at NYJ
19 rush, 81 yds, 1 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 47 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
Week 17 vs. OAK at SEA
  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
at SEA, Sun 4pm EST
IR
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts16.4
Rush Yards64.1
Rush TDs0.6
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.1
Rec Yards24.7
Rec TDs0.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points13.1
   
  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
2016 Points 
Week 117.719.2
Week 218.014.3
Week 313.823.1
Week 417.910.4
Week 512.730.5
Week 69.431.8
Week 730.117.1
Week 815.510.8
Week 932.1
Week 1013.222.1
Week 1128.0
Week 128.922.1
Week 1319.829.5
Week 140.512.1
Week 1522.8
Week 1629.6
Week 174.4
  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
2017 Targets 
Week 169
Week 28
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Week 43
Week 58
Week 612
Week 74
Week 82
Week 9
Week 108
Week 112
Week 123
Week 134
Week 143
Week 158
Week 163
Week 177
  Melvin Gordon
RB - LAC
Melvin Gordon
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
David Johnson
RB - ARI
David Johnson
at SEA, Sun 4pm EST
IR
Expert 
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Gordon may not play so be sure to monitor his injury status. If he does go, he is a sure-fire start, as the Chargers must win for a chance at the playoffs, and even a banged up Melvin Gordon is sure to make use of another 20+ touches.