Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Demaryius Thomas or Cam Newton

 
Experts' Pick
 
 
Cam Newton
QB - CAR
Cam Newton
at TB, Sun 1pm EST
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
Expert
Recommendation
99%
Recommended by
80 of 81 experts
1%
Recommended by
1 of 81 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 12# 55
Best Rank# 5# 34
Worst Rank# 16# 110
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at TB vs. OAK
Matchup Rank1819
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total254.3136.3
Avg Game17.08.5
Week 1611.52.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertQuestionable
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# 10# 62
   
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# 6# 67
   
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# 10# 67
   
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Cam Newton
QB - CAR
Cam Newton
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2016 Schedule 
Week 1 at DEN
18/33, 194 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
11 rush, 54 yds, 1 td
vs. CAR
6 tar, 4 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. SF
24/40, 353 pass yds, 4 td, 1 int
6 rush, 37 yds, 0 td
vs. IND
7 tar, 5 rec, 90 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. MIN
21/35, 262 pass yds, 0 td, 3 int
7 rush, 26 yds, 1 td
at CIN
7 tar, 6 rec, 100 yds, 1 td
Week 4 at ATL
14/25, 165 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
5 rush, 30 yds, 0 td
at TB
7 tar, 6 rec, 94 yds, 1 td
Week 5 vs. TB
vs. ATL
7 tar, 5 rec, 49 yds, 1 td
Week 6 at NO
27/47, 322 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
2 rush, 1 yds, 1 td
at SD
10 tar, 5 rec, 35 yds, 0 td
Week 7BYE WEEK vs. HOU
10 tar, 6 rec, 40 yds, 1 td
Week 8 vs. ARI
14/27, 212 pass yds, 0 td, 0 int
7 rush, 43 yds, 0 td
vs. SD
10 tar, 5 rec, 79 yds, 0 td
Week 9 at LA
20/32, 225 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
7 rush, 16 yds, 0 td
at OAK
10 tar, 5 rec, 56 yds, 0 td
Week 10 vs. KC
23/38, 261 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
12 rush, 54 yds, 1 td
at NO
11 tar, 8 rec, 87 yds, 1 td
Week 11 vs. NO
14/33, 192 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
5 rush, 7 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 12 at OAK
14/29, 246 pass yds, 2 td, 1 int
3 rush, 6 yds, 1 td
vs. KC
8 tar, 5 rec, 60 yds, 0 td
Week 13 at SEA
14/32, 182 pass yds, 1 td, 0 int
3 rush, 12 yds, 0 td
at JAC
10 tar, 6 rec, 61 yds, 0 td
Week 14 vs. SD
10/27, 160 pass yds, 1 td, 1 int
8 rush, 31 yds, 0 td
at TEN
16 tar, 10 rec, 126 yds, 0 td
Week 15 at WAS
21/37, 300 pass yds, 2 td, 0 int
3 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
vs. NE
11 tar, 7 rec, 91 yds, 0 td
Week 16 vs. ATL
18/43, 198 pass yds, 1 td, 2 int
8 rush, 36 yds, 0 td
at KC
8 tar, 3 rec, 20 yds, 0 td
Week 17 at TB vs. OAK
 
Cam Newton
QB - CAR
Cam Newton
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
2016 Points 
Week 121.24.8
Week 229.811.0
Week 313.114.0
Week 415.615.4
Week 510.9
Week 627.01.5
Week 710.0
Week 812.87.9
Week 914.65.6
Week 1023.814.7
Week 1112.4
Week 1220.46.0
Week 1312.56.1
Week 1411.512.6
Week 1520.09.1
Week 1611.52.0
Week 178.14.7
 
Cam Newton
QB - CAR
Cam Newton
at TB, Sun 1pm EST
Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. OAK, Sun 4pm EST
Expert 
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Cam has over a 50% completion rate just once since Week 11 and isn't rushing for many yards. Even against Tampa's defense, he is a very risky start.