Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Drew Brees or Travis Kelce

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Experts' Pick
 
  Drew Brees
QB - NO
Drew Brees
at MIN, Mon 7pm EDT
Travis Kelce
TE - KC
Travis Kelce
at NE, Thu 8pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
9 of 9 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 9 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 5# 89
Best Rank# 3# 67
Worst Rank# 12# 111
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at MIN at NE
Matchup Rank2622
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total332.3138.0
Avg Game20.88.6
Avg Projection306.1132.0
2016 Average20.88.6
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 4# 90
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 10# 111
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 12# 104
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 5# 98
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 3# 67
   
Adam Pfeifer
RotoCurve
# 5# 98
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 3# 88
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 6# 78
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 5# 98
   
  Drew Brees
QB - NO
Drew Brees
Travis Kelce
TE - KC
Travis Kelce
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at MIN at NE
Week 2 vs. NE vs. PHI
Week 3 at CAR at LAC
Week 4 at MIA vs. WAS
Week 5BYE WEEK at HOU
Week 6 vs. DET vs. PIT
Week 7 at GB at OAK
Week 8 vs. CHI vs. DEN
Week 9 vs. TB at DAL
Week 10 at BUFBYE WEEK
Week 11 vs. WAS at NYG
Week 12 at LAR vs. BUF
Week 13 vs. CAR at NYJ
Week 14 at ATL vs. OAK
Week 15 vs. NYJ vs. LAC
Week 16 vs. ATL vs. MIA
Week 17 at TB at DEN
  Drew Brees
QB - NO
Drew Brees
Travis Kelce
TE - KC
Travis Kelce
2016 Points 
Week 131.47.4
Week 214.53.4
Week 325.914.9
Week 411.98.3
Week 5
Week 632.63.2
Week 724.72.4
Week 820.716.1
Week 924.75.8
Week 1021.05.1
Week 1115.410.3
Week 1232.510.1
Week 137.014.0
Week 144.510.1
Week 1529.44.1
Week 1616.122.0
Week 1720.00.8
  Drew Brees
QB - NO
Drew Brees
at MIN, Mon 7pm EDT
Travis Kelce
TE - KC
Travis Kelce
at NE, Thu 8pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
The Vikings allowed a 76.1 QB rating at home, which was eighth best in the NFL last year. Brees is always a QB1, but he is a low-end QB1 with little upside in Minnesota.The Patriots were 6th against fantasy tight ends last year, but Kelce is an All-Pro tight end and he can excel in any matchup.