Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Demaryius Thomas or Randall Cobb

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  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. KC, Sun 4pm EST
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
at DET, Sun 1pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 16# 35-
Best Rank# 10# 10-
Worst Rank# 24# 58-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. LAC vs. SEA-
Matchup Rank2412-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec20.620.3
Rec Yds213.6226.1
Rec TD1.11.2
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total136.388.3-
Avg Game8.56.8-
Avg Projection9.27.7-
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  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. LAC
8 tar, 5 rec, 67 yds, 0 td
vs. SEA
13 tar, 9 rec, 85 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. DAL
8 tar, 6 rec, 71 yds, 0 td
at ATL
9 tar, 6 rec, 60 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 10 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at BUF
9 tar, 6 rec, 98 yds, 0 td
vs. CIN
Week 4 vs. OAK
5 tar, 1 rec, 11 yds, 0 td
vs. CHI
4 tar, 4 rec, 44 yds, 1 td
Week 5BYE WEEK at DAL
5 tar, 4 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
Week 6 vs. NYG
14 tar, 10 rec, 133 yds, 0 td
at MIN
3 tar, 3 rec, 28 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at LAC
6 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
vs. NO
4 tar, 2 rec, 15 yds, 0 td
Week 8 at KC
9 tar, 5 rec, 66 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 9 at PHI
12 tar, 8 rec, 70 yds, 1 td
vs. DET
5 tar, 5 rec, 58 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 1 yds, 0 td
Week 10 vs. NE
8 tar, 5 rec, 44 yds, 1 td
at CHI
4 tar, 3 rec, 52 yds, 0 td
4 rush, 8 yds, 0 td
Week 11 vs. CIN
9 tar, 5 rec, 64 yds, 1 td
vs. BAL
6 tar, 3 rec, 34 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 0 yds, 0 td
Week 12 at OAK
8 tar, 5 rec, 18 yds, 0 td
at PIT
4 tar, 4 rec, 58 yds, 1 td
Week 13 at MIA
10 tar, 2 rec, 27 yds, 0 td
vs. TB
Week 14 vs. NYJ
12 tar, 8 rec, 93 yds, 1 td
at CLE
8 tar, 8 rec, 39 yds, 0 td
Week 15 at IND
8 tar, 5 rec, 69 yds, 0 td
at CAR
14 tar, 7 rec, 84 yds, 1 td
Week 16 at WAS
6 tar, 4 rec, 52 yds, 0 td
vs. MIN
7 tar, 4 rec, 22 yds, 0 td
1 rush, -6 yds, 0 td
Week 17 vs. KC at DET
  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. KC, Sun 4pm EST
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
at DET, Sun 1pm EST
Receiving
   
Receptions5.04.7
Rec Yards64.249.4
Rec TDs0.50.4
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.6
Rush Yards0.02.7
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points9.27.7
   
  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2016 Points 
Week 14.86.8
Week 211.04.3
Week 314.03.3
Week 415.4
Week 510.910.8
Week 61.511.3
Week 710.017.6
Week 87.9
Week 95.67.4
Week 1014.73.1
Week 118.4
Week 126.04.1
Week 136.17.9
Week 1412.63.3
Week 159.10.0
Week 162.0
Week 174.7
  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2017 Targets 
Week 1813
Week 289
Week 39
Week 454
Week 55
Week 6143
Week 764
Week 89
Week 9125
Week 1084
Week 1196
Week 1284
Week 1310
Week 14128
Week 15814
Week 1667
Week 1786
  Demaryius Thomas
WR - DEN
Demaryius Thomas
vs. KC, Sun 4pm EST
Randall Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
at DET, Sun 1pm EST
Expert 
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
 Cobb is pretty much the last man standing at this point, with both Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams out for the Packers' Week 17 game against Detroit. It's a decent matchup overall, as the Lions aren't particularly tough on opposing wide receivers, and Cobb is likely to see heavy targets in the game. That keeps him relevant in most leagues, though far from a reliable starter.
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
Manny Sanders is out and Paxton Lynch is his quarterback.Davante Adams and Jordy Nelson are out, as is Aaron Jones. Jamaal Williams and Cobb should be busy.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
 Now that we know Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams are out for Week 17, Cobb is the only starting-caliber wide receiver who'll be on the field for the Packers against the Lions. He also plays the slot, which means he'll escape the coverage of Darius Slay the majority of the time. Knowing everything we do, Cobb should be locked into six-plus targets in a plus-matchup, making him a WR3.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Chiefs are 31st against fantasy receivers and they will likely rest key players. Thomas has a chance to close out 2017 on a high note.