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Evan Engram or Zach Ertz

Who Should I Start? - Week 14

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
vs. NYG, Mon 8pm EST
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
at PHI, Mon 8pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 3# 22-
Best Rank# 1# 7-
Worst Rank# 9# 35-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. NYG at PHI-
Matchup RatingThis is a 3 star matchup. TEs perform close to their average vs NYGThis is a 4 star matchup. TEs perform better than their average vs PHI-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec17.417.4
Rec Yds218.4207.1
Rec TD1.51.5
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total91.665.4-
Avg Game7.68.2-
Avg Projection9.55.8-
Week 132.4-
    
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Injury Alert-
Weather55 F, Light rain throughout the day.55 F, Light rain throughout the day.-
    
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  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
2019 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. WAS
7 tar, 5 rec, 54 yds, 0 td
at DAL
14 tar, 11 rec, 116 yds, 1 td
Week 2 at ATL
16 tar, 8 rec, 72 yds, 0 td
vs. BUF
8 tar, 6 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. DET
7 tar, 4 rec, 64 yds, 0 td
at TB
8 tar, 6 rec, 113 yds, 1 td
Week 4 at GB
8 tar, 7 rec, 65 yds, 0 td
vs. WAS
7 tar, 4 rec, 54 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. NYJ
7 tar, 5 rec, 57 yds, 1 td
vs. MIN
11 tar, 6 rec, 42 yds, 0 td
2 rush, 5 yds, 0 td
Week 6 at MIN
9 tar, 4 rec, 54 yds, 0 td
at NE
Week 7 at DAL
5 tar, 2 rec, 38 yds, 0 td
vs. ARI
5 tar, 1 rec, 6 yds, 0 td
Week 8 at BUF
4 tar, 2 rec, 20 yds, 0 td
at DET
7 tar, 4 rec, 40 yds, 1 td
Week 9 vs. CHI
11 tar, 9 rec, 103 yds, 1 td
vs. DAL
8 tar, 6 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 2 yds, 0 td
Week 10BYE WEEK at NYJ
Week 11 vs. NE
11 tar, 9 rec, 94 yds, 0 td
BYE WEEK
Week 12 vs. SEA
14 tar, 12 rec, 91 yds, 1 td
at CHI
Week 13 at MIA
6 tar, 3 rec, 24 yds, 0 td
vs. GB
Week 14 vs. NYG at PHI
Week 15 at WAS vs. MIA
Week 16 vs. DAL at WAS
Week 17 at NYG vs. PHI
  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
vs. NYG, Mon 8pm EST
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
at PHI, Mon 8pm EST
Receiving
   
Receptions6.04.4
Rec Yards65.449.6
Rec TDs0.50.2
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.0
Rush Yards0.00.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points9.55.8
   
  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
2019 Points 
Week 15.417.6
Week 29.24.8
Week 36.417.3
Week 46.55.4
Week 511.74.7
Week 63.4
Week 73.80.6
Week 82.010.0
Week 916.35.0
Week 10
Week 119.4
Week 1215.1
Week 132.4
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
2019 Targets 
Week 1714
Week 2168
Week 378
Week 487
Week 5711
Week 69
Week 755
Week 847
Week 9118
Week 10
Week 1111
Week 1214
Week 136
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
  Zach ErtzZ. Ertz
TE - PHI
Zach Ertz
vs. NYG, Mon 8pm EST
Evan EngramE. Engram
TE - NYG
Evan Engram
at PHI, Mon 8pm EST
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Giants are 4th against fantasy tight ends, if he can stay healthy this week, he should have a larger role in the Eagles offense at home.The Eagles are 10th against fantasy tight ends, but the bigger risk is that Engram may not be cleared to play on MNF. He is a TE1 if he plays, but fantasy owners will also need a backup plan.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
There were some question marks surrounding Ertz's hamstring last week, but he did play a full complement of snaps, so we must assume he's okay. He was out-targeted and out-produced by Goedert, though. The Giants were without safety Jabril Peppers last week, though the Packers only targeted their tight ends four times, which resulted in two catches for 17 yards and a touchdown. On the year, they have allowed the third-fewest points to the tight end position, though they have only faced an average of 5.0 targets per week. Let's be clear: That won't happen this week. The Eagles duo has averaged 13.3 targets per game. On a per-play basis, the Giants have allowed 1.75 PPR points per target, which is actually above the league average. Both of these tight ends should be considered must-plays in this matchup with Ertz as a high-end TE1 and Goedert as a middling TE1.If you own Engram and want to play him this week, you should be grabbing Smith as insurance with this game being on Monday night. It's not a great matchup to target, however. There have been just three tight ends who've scored double-digit PPR points against the Eagles this year, and each of them totaled seven-plus targets, something that'd be difficult to rely on if everyone is healthy. Smith has seen six and eight targets over the last two weeks, but you can't forget that Tate missed last week's game, the one he saw eight targets in. There are many variables in the projection of these two, but the worst-case scenario would be that Engram plays in a limited role. That's a real possibility that's the case while coming off a multi-week injury. Knowing the Eagles have allowed the ninth-fewest points to the position, you should probably use that as your excuse to avoid the situation all together. If Engram plays, he's a risky low-end TE1.
Zach Brunner
FantasyPros
Ertz was playing at less than 100% last week, which could explain the down game. He gets an extra day of rest before facing the Giants on MNF this week. Ertz slides right back in as a TE1 option, with him performing as a top TE option over the previous three games before last week's down performance. 
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