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Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
at CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
at LAR, Mon 8pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Oct 24th, 2020
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155 of 158 experts
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Recommended by
3 of 158 experts
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 4# 13-
Best Rank# 3# 8-
Worst Rank# 13# 18-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at CIN at LAR-
Matchup RatingThis is a 3 star matchup. RBs perform close to their average vs CINThis is a 3 star matchup. RBs perform close to their average vs LAR-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att24.121.4
Rush Yds12293.4
Rush TD0.90.7
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total82.760.8-
Avg Game13.810.1-
Avg Projection16.611.6-
Week 65.79.7-
    
Misc 
    
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Expert Ranks 
Kareem HuntDavid MontgomeryAdd Player
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
11 m
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Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
11 m
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Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
15 m
#5#10-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
21 m
#4#9-
    
Jared SmolaJ. Smola
Draft Sharks
21 m
#5#14-
    
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
40 m
#5#9-
    
Patrick ThormanP. Thorman
Establish the Run
49 m
#5#10-
    
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
1 h
#5#14-
    
Andrew EricksonA. Eric...
Pro Football Focus
2 h
#6#14-
    
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
2 h
#3#10-
    
Jon CollinsJ. Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
2 h
#6#15-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
Gridiron Experts
3 h
#3#15-
    
Scott SmithS. Smith
RotoViz
3 h
#5#15-
    
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
3 h
#6#10-
    
Jamie CalandroJ. Cala...
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4 h
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Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
4 h
#6#9-
    
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
4 h
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Dan McLellanD. McLe...
WBLZ Media
4 h
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Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
4 h
#4#9-
    
Andy HollowayA. Holl...
The Fantasy Footballers
4 h
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Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
5 h
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Fantasy Football Empire
5 h
#6#15-
    
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
6 h
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Yahoo! Sports
6 h
#6#9-
    
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Gridiron Experts
7 h
#6#9-
    
Neema HodjatN. Hodjat
Real GM
7 h
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Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
8 h
#6#15-
    
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SleeperWire
8 h
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Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
9 h
#4#15-
    
Kevin HansonK. Hanson
EDSFootball
9 h
#5#9-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
9 h
#5#9-
    
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
10 h
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Bruno Boys
11 h
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Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
14 h
#6#15-
    
Christopher DellC. Dell
Betting Predators
14 h
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numberFire
15 h
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Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
17 h
#6#9-
    
Tal MalachovskyT. Mala...
The Fantasy Scout
18 h
#4#15-
    
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RotoBaller
18 h
#6#10-
    
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
18 h
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John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
19 h
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Seth KleinS. Klein
Fantrax
19 h
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Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
21 h
#3#10-
    
Andrew SeifterA. Seifter
FantasyPros
21 h
#6#14-
    
Brandon MurchisonB. Murc...
RotoBaller
21 h
#5#11-
    
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
22 h
#4#8-
    
Kate MagdziukK. Magd...
BallBlast
22 h
#15#21-
    
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
22 h
#3#18-
    
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
22 h
#5#8-
    
Kevin TompkinsK. Tomp...
Fighting Chance Fantasy
23 h
#7#9-
    
Kelly SmelserK. Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
23 h
#6#10-
    
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
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23 h
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Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
23 h
#6#14-
    
David BiggsD. Biggs
Drink Five
24 h
#6#8-
    
Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
1 d
#1#8-
    
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
1 d
#6#15-
    
David ZachD. Zach
FantasyPros
1 d
#5#8-
    
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
1 d
#6#8-
    
Elliot Berkovits E. Berk...
Packer Report
1 d
#5#13-
    
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
1 d
#5#16-
    
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
1 d
#6#9-
    
SmittyS.
SleeperU
1 d
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Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
1 d
#6#9-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
1 d
#5#14-
    
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
1 d
#6#9-
    
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
1 d
#4#15-
    
Dariyan MayburyD. Maybury
Fantasy Football Advice
2 d
#12#15-
    
Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
2 d
#7#9-
    
Jason MooreJ. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
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Donkey TeethD. Teeth
Razzball
2 d
#6#15-
    
Tozzi BrothersT. Brot...
Legion Report
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Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
2 d
#12#7-
    
Nick HumphreysN. Hump...
Fantasy Victors
2 d
#6#15-
    
Andy VandaA. Vanda
Take Your League
2 d
#6#15-
    
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
#6#15-
    
Justin BooneJ. Boone
theScore
2 d
#4#15-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
2 d
#6#11-
    
Nathan JahnkeN. Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
2 d
#6#15-
    
Dave MajorD. Major
XN Sports
2 d
#5#15-
    
Robert WaziakR. Waziak
The Fantasy Footballers
2 d
#6#15-
    
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
The Draft Zone
2 d
#1#15-
    
Jeff RatcliffeJ. Ratc...
FTN
2 d
#6#15-
    
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
2 d
#6#9-
    
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
2 d
#6#15-
    
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Sports
2 d
#12#16-
    
Justin DoddsJ. Dodds
Locked In Football
2 d
#5#12-
    
Site RankingsS. Rank...
Sports Illustrated
2 d
#6#16-
    
Mike KruegerM. Krueger
FFToday
2 d
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Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
2 d
#6#15-
    
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
2 d
#6#9-
    
Tyler OrginskiT. Orgi...
Fantasy Hot Read
2 d
#6#15-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
2 d
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Scott AtkinsS. Atkins
Sports Illustrated
2 d
#6#15-
    
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
2 d
#4#15-
    
The FFGhostT. FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
2 d
#7#15-
    
Matthew FreedmanM. Free...
The Action Network
2 d
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Sean KoernerS. Koerner
The Action Network
2 d
#6#15-
    
Jake CielyJ. Ciely
The Athletic
2 d
#6#16-
    
Todd D ClarkT. D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
2 d
#6#15-
    
Mike HarmonM. Harmon
Swollen Dome
2 d
#6#15-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
2 d
#6#9-
    
Thor AkerleyT. Akerley
Fantasy Team Advice
2 d
#6#15-
    
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
2 d
#13#8-
    
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
2 d
#6#18-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
QB List
2 d
#6#14-
    
Mike WrightM. Wright
The Fantasy Footballers
2 d
#5#9-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Important Nonsense
2 d
#6#15-
    
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
2 d
#6#8-
    
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
2 d
#5#15-
    
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
2 d
#6#15-
    
Mick CiallelaM. Cial...
Fantrax
2 d
#6#10-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
2 d
#6#8-
    
Muntradamus M.
Beast Dome
2 d
#6#15-
    
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
#5#11-
    
Mike MacGregorM. MacG...
Draft Buddy
2 d
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Tim PetropoulosT. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
2 d
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2 d
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Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
2 d
#5#10-
    
Matt De LimaM. De Lima
FullTime Fantasy
2 d
#6#16-
    
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
2 d
#6#7-
    
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
2 d
#6#15-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
2 d
#6#15-
    
Isaiah SiroisI. Sirois
FantasyPros
2 d
#14#21-
    
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
Expand The Boxscore
2 d
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Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
2 d
#7#15-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
2 d
#6#15-
    
Zachary HanshewZ. Hanshew
FantasyPros
2 d
#7#15-
    
Chris RaybonC. Raybon
The Action Network
2 d
#6#15-
    
Doug NorrieD. Norrie
Daily Fantasy Sports Rankings
2 d
#6#16-
    
Garret PriceG. Price
Dynasty Nerds
2 d
#6#15-
    
Jonathan StoneJ. Stone
The Hateful 8
2 d
#6#15-
    
Jake ArthurJ. Arthur
Colts.com
2 d
#6#15-
    
Morgan ColbyM. Colby
The Fantasy Champions
2 d
#6#15-
    
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
2 d
#5#15-
    
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
2 d
#6#15-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
2 d
#5#25-
    
Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
Breaking Football
2 d
#6#22-
    
Kevin ScottK. Scott
The Intersecting
2 d
#5#15-
    
Peter RogersP. Rogers
Fake Teams
2 d
#6#16-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
2 d
#6#15-
    
Jeff PaurJ. Paur
RTSports
2 d
#14#15-
    
Jason SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
2 d
#6#15-
    
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
2 d
#6#15-
    
Dan YanotchkoD. Yano...
EDSFootball
2 d
#6#16-
    
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
2 d
#5#23-
    
2 d
#7#15-
    
Matt MacCoyM. MacCoy
Fantasy Team Advice
2 d
#5#15-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
2 d
#7#13-
    
Mundo Fantasy MXM. Fant...
Mundo Fantasy
3 d
#14#15-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
3 d
#5#15-
    
Frank BonincontriF. Boni...
Fantasy Wire HQ
3 d
#5#16-
    
Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
3 d
#5#16-
    
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Expand The Boxscore
3 d
#11#9-
    
John FergusonJ. Ferg...
FantasyData
3 d
#5#14-
    
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
4 d
#6#15-
    
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
4 d
#6#15-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
FF Fellas
4 d
#14#15-
    
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at BAL
13 rush, 72 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 4 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
at DET
13 rush, 64 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 1 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. CIN
10 rush, 86 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 2 rec, 15 yds, 1 td
vs. NYG
16 rush, 82 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 45 yds, 1 td
Week 3 vs. WAS
16 rush, 46 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 18 yds, 1 td
at ATL
14 rush, 45 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at DAL
11 rush, 71 yds, 2 td
vs. IND
10 rush, 27 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 3 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. IND
20 rush, 72 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 3 rec, 21 yds, 1 td
vs. TB
10 rush, 29 yds, 1 td
8 tar, 7 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 6 at PIT
13 rush, 40 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 17 yds, 0 td
at CAR
19 rush, 58 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 39 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at CIN at LAR
Week 8 vs. LV vs. NO
Week 9BYE WEEK at TEN
Week 10 vs. HOU vs. MIN
Week 11 vs. PHIBYE WEEK
Week 12 at JAC at GB
Week 13 at TEN vs. DET
Week 14 vs. BAL vs. HOU
Week 15 at NYG at MIN
Week 16 at NYJ at JAC
Week 17 vs. PIT vs. GB
Player Projections Comparison
 
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
at CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
at LAR, Mon 8pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts17.516.0
Rush Yards81.560.9
Rush TDs0.70.5
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.22.7
Rec Yards27.721.2
Rec TDs0.20.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points16.611.6
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
2020 Points 
Week 18.17.4
Week 222.118.7
Week 312.45.4
Week 419.17.7
Week 515.311.9
Week 65.79.7
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Total82.760.8
Average13.810.1
Player Targets Comparison
 
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
2020 Targets 
Week 163
Week 223
Week 333
Week 406
Week 548
Week 635
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
 
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
Kareem Hunt
Kareem Hunt
RB - CLE
at CIN, Sun 1pm EDT
at LAR, Mon 8pm EDT
Expert 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Hunt disappointed fantasy managers in week five, but this offense simply couldn't get anything going with Mayfield struggling. While it might be hard to trust Hunt after the numbers he just put up, he absolutely belongs in your starting lineup as a top-tier option against the Bengals run defense. Hunt's a locked in RB1 this week.Montgomery hasn't been efficient on the ground, but it hasn't mattered much for fantasy. He's providing a safe floor every single week with his work in the receiving game and he's been around the end zone regularly. Last week, Montgomery was marked down inches away from the end zone. If that would have counted, Montgomery would've been a top-6 RB on the week. It's another tough matchup here for the Bears OL, but Montgomery's simply too safe to not start every single week as a high-end RB2 now.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
We talked about how tough of a matchup the Steelers were last week, right? Sadly, it was even worse than we thought, as he finished with just 57 total yards and no touchdown. That's the bad news. The good news is that he should find his way back into fantasy owners' hearts this week with a matchup against the Bengals, a team that he and Nick Chubb trampled on back in Week 2 when they combined for 234 total yards and four touchdowns. Hunt won't be getting the 35 touches that they combined for, but this is a team that's faced an average of 27.3 running back touches per game, so we're looking at what should be 20-plus touches for Hunt in this game. There have already been eight different running backs who've totaled at least 57 yards on the ground against them. Guys, they've played just six games. Outside of that game against the Browns, they've only allowed one running back touchdown (Joshua Kelley), which is a tad worrisome for running backs moving forward, but not enough to move me off Hunt as a candidate for the RB1 this week. He's a must-start everywhere and should be fresh coming off just a 15-touch game.We know the Bears haven't been able to throw the ball, so they've been able to run the ball, right? Well, no. The 3.9 yards per carry they've averaged as a team ranks as the eighth-lowest mark in the league. With that being said, Montgomery's role has been massive with Tarik Cohen out, as his weighted opportunity is up there with guys like Joe Mixon and Mike Davis. Still, his fantasy finishes have been: 38, 8, 41, 25, 13, 14. We've had four top-25 finishes in the last five games, so he's certainly in the RB2 territory. The Rams rank as the ninth-worst run defense according to Football Outsiders' DVOA rankings. They've allowed a pedestrian 4.34 yards per carry, but have allowed 6.10 yards per target to running backs, which when combined with the 8.3 targets per game they've allowed to running backs, you have quite a bit of fantasy points. The 73.5 PPR points they've allowed through the air to running backs ranks as the 10th-highest mark in the league. This is important because Montgomery has received 19 targets in the three games without Cohen, and it's honestly where most of his value comes from. There have been seven running backs who've finished as the RB28 or better against the Rams, so Montgomery should come with a stable low-end RB2 floor, though we know he lacks upside.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Bengals are 19th against fantasy running backs, Hunt should have a bounce back game in a much better matchup.The Rams are just 13th against fantasy running backs, Montgomery is a boom / bust RB2 in a very tough matchup.