Who Should I Start? - Week 17

Dez Bryant or Amari Cooper

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  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
, Sun 5pm EDT
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
at LAC, Sun 4pm EST
 
 
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ECR# 22# 33-
Best Rank# 9# 20-
Worst Rank# 46# 72-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at TEN-
Matchup Rank13-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
RecNAN23.1
Rec YdsNAN256.3
Rec TDNAN1.7
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total130.0148.9-
Avg Game10.09.3-
Avg Projection7.86.2-
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  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
2017 Schedule 
Week 1  at TEN
13 tar, 5 rec, 62 yds, 1 td
Week 2  vs. NYJ
5 tar, 4 rec, 33 yds, 0 td
Week 3  at WAS
5 tar, 1 rec, 6 yds, 0 td
Week 4  at DEN
8 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 5  vs. BAL
2 tar, 1 rec, 8 yds, 0 td
Week 6  vs. LAC
6 tar, 5 rec, 28 yds, 0 td
Week 7  vs. KC
19 tar, 11 rec, 210 yds, 2 td
Week 8  at BUF
10 tar, 5 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 4 yds, 0 td
Week 9  at MIA
9 tar, 4 rec, 58 yds, 0 td
Week 10 BYE WEEK
Week 11  vs. NE
7 tar, 3 rec, 28 yds, 1 td
Week 12  vs. DEN
1 tar, 1 rec, 9 yds, 1 td
Week 13  vs. NYG
Week 14  at KC
1 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
Week 15  vs. DAL
Week 16  at PHI
4 tar, 3 rec, 66 yds, 1 td
Week 17  at LAC
  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
, Sun 5pm EDT
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
at LAC, Sun 4pm EST
Receiving
   
Receptions4.53.9
Rec Yards56.849.0
Rec TDs0.40.2
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.10.0
Rush Yards0.70.1
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points7.86.2
   
  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
2016 Points 
Week 10.815.7
Week 210.27.1
Week 310.06.2
Week 44.8
Week 521.8
Week 612.9
Week 72.9
Week 817.323.3
Week 91.95.6
Week 1017.6
Week 1120.011.7
Week 127.22.2
Week 1314.411.9
Week 14-1.02.9
Week 158.22.8
Week 1623.47.2
Week 170.09.9
  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
2017 Targets 
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Week 2165
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Week 4138
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Week 71019
Week 8610
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Week 108
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Week 1251
Week 137
Week 1451
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Week 1786
  Dez Bryant
WR - FA
Dez Bryant
, Sun 5pm EDT
Amari Cooper
WR - OAK
Amari Cooper
at LAC, Sun 4pm EST
Expert 
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
Bryant has taken a lot of heat lately, and with good reason, as his failure to deliver in some key spots greatly hurt the Cowboys' playoff chances. The Eagles aren't a great matchup for receivers, but chances are they will rest some starters as the day goes along, which could allow Bryant to have an avenue for success. He's not an elite option in Week 17, but you could certainly do worse. 
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
 He saw Casey Hayward's shadow the last time these teams played, and he's been hit-or-miss anyway. Give me all the Crabtree instead. Cooper is only a flex play given this matchup.