Who Should I Start? - Week 1

DeMarco Murray or Marshawn Lynch

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Experts' Pick
 
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
vs. OAK, Sun 1pm EDT
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
8 of 8 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 8 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 4# 14
Best Rank# 3# 8
Worst Rank# 6# 29
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent vs. OAK at TEN
Matchup Rank1130
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att26.322.3
Rush Yds117.688.4
Rush TD1.10.6
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total240.8
Avg Game15.1
Avg Projection192.2157.3
2016 Average15.1
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 4# 13
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 4# 11
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 3# 29
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 4# 17
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 6# 18
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 6# 12
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 4# 8
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 6# 12
   
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. OAK at TEN
Week 2 at JAC vs. NYJ
Week 3 vs. SEA at WAS
Week 4 at HOU at DEN
Week 5 at MIA vs. BAL
Week 6 vs. IND vs. LAC
Week 7 at CLE vs. KC
Week 8BYE WEEK at BUF
Week 9 vs. BAL at MIA
Week 10 vs. CINBYE WEEK
Week 11 at PIT vs. NE
Week 12 at IND vs. DEN
Week 13 vs. HOU vs. NYG
Week 14 at ARI at KC
Week 15 at SF vs. DAL
Week 16 vs. LAR at PHI
Week 17 vs. JAC at LAC
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
vs. OAK, Sun 1pm EDT
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts246.6196.1
Rush Yards1,066.1821.5
Rush TDs7.47.9
   
Receiving
   
Receptions44.532.1
Rec Yards321.1239.8
Rec TDs2.11.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points192.2157.3
   
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
2016 Points 
Week 117.7
Week 214.5
Week 321.5
Week 423.9
Week 513.7
Week 612.5
Week 718.7
Week 818.8
Week 914.0
Week 1026.0
Week 1113.9
Week 128.4
Week 13
Week 1415.2
Week 1514.1
Week 166.0
Week 171.9
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
2016 Targets 
Week 17
Week 27
Week 35
Week 42
Week 56
Week 62
Week 75
Week 82
Week 97
Week 103
Week 113
Week 125
Week 13
Week 142
Week 156
Week 164
Week 171
  DeMarco Murray
RB - TEN
DeMarco Murray
vs. OAK, Sun 1pm EDT
Marshawn Lynch
RB - OAK
Marshawn Lynch
at TEN, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Oakland was just 24th against fantasy backs last year and even if their D is improved this year, they are going to have a tough time stopping the Titans star running back.Lynch is a low-upside flex play against a Titans D that allowed the second fewest points to fantasy running backs.