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Ezekiel Elliott or Davante Adams

Who Should I Start? - Week 15

 
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  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
vs. LAR, Sun 4pm EST
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
vs. CHI, Sun 1pm EST
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 7# 21-
Best Rank# 2# 10-
Worst Rank# 11# 31-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. LAR vs. CHI-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. RBs perform worse than their average vs LARThis is a 2 star matchup. WRs perform worse than their average vs CHI-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total196.988.5-
Avg Game15.19.8-
Week 1421.34.1-
    
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WeatherIndoor10 F, Partly Cloudy-
    
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  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2019 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. NYG
13 rush, 53 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
at CHI
8 tar, 4 rec, 36 yds, 0 td
Week 2 at WAS
23 rush, 111 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 2 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
vs. MIN
9 tar, 7 rec, 106 yds, 0 td
Week 3 vs. MIA
19 rush, 125 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 14 yds, 0 td
vs. DEN
4 tar, 4 rec, 56 yds, 0 td
Week 4 at NO
18 rush, 35 yds, 1 td
7 tar, 6 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
vs. PHI
15 tar, 10 rec, 180 yds, 0 td
Week 5 vs. GB
12 rush, 62 yds, 1 td
4 tar, 2 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
at DAL
Week 6 at NYJ
28 rush, 105 yds, 1 td
6 tar, 5 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
vs. DET
Week 7 vs. PHI
22 rush, 111 yds, 1 td
7 tar, 6 rec, 36 yds, 0 td
vs. OAK
Week 8BYE WEEK at KC
Week 9 at NYG
23 rush, 139 yds, 0 td
at LAC
11 tar, 7 rec, 41 yds, 0 td
Week 10 vs. MIN
20 rush, 47 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 16 yds, 0 td
vs. CAR
10 tar, 7 rec, 118 yds, 0 td
Week 11 at DET
16 rush, 45 yds, 1 td
3 tar, 2 rec, 28 yds, 1 td
BYE WEEK
Week 12 at NE
21 rush, 86 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 40 yds, 0 td
at SF
12 tar, 7 rec, 43 yds, 1 td
Week 13 vs. BUF
12 rush, 71 yds, 0 td
10 tar, 7 rec, 66 yds, 0 td
at NYG
10 tar, 6 rec, 64 yds, 2 td
Week 14 at CHI
19 rush, 81 yds, 2 td
5 tar, 2 rec, 12 yds, 0 td
vs. WAS
6 tar, 4 rec, 41 yds, 0 td
Week 15 vs. LAR vs. CHI
Week 16 at PHI at MIN
Week 17 vs. WAS at DET
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2019 Points 
Week 112.33.6
Week 218.010.6
Week 313.95.6
Week 410.518.0
Week 515.1
Week 621.3
Week 720.7
Week 8
Week 913.94.1
Week 106.311.8
Week 1117.3
Week 1212.612.3
Week 1313.718.4
Week 1421.34.1
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
2019 Targets 
Week 128
Week 229
Week 334
Week 4715
Week 54
Week 66
Week 77
Week 8
Week 9011
Week 10310
Week 113
Week 12412
Week 131010
Week 1456
Week 15413
Week 16
Week 17
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
vs. LAR, Sun 4pm EST
Davante AdamsD. Adams
WR - GB
Davante Adams
vs. CHI, Sun 1pm EST
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Rams are 11th against fantasy running backs, but Elliott should still be a solid RB1 at home in a crucial game for the Cowboys.The Bears are 7th against fantasy wide receivers, but Adams should still be a low-upside WR1 this week.
Zach Brunner
FantasyPros
While the Cowboys have been bad recently, the running game has actually been strong. The issue is that they completely get away from the running game after the first series. So, it's clear we cannot trust this coaching staff (duh). However, Dallas' backs are up against the wall, and typically in situations like these, teams dig down and get back to what they are at their absolute core, which is a run-first team. I expect them to feed Zeke in this must-win game, making him a RB1 this week.Chicago's defense isn't as feared as it once was. In fact, they have given up the 12th-most fantasy points to WRs over the past five weeks. This is an important divisional game, and in situations like this, Rodgers like to go to his most trusted weapon in Davante Adams. He is a WR1 this week.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
He notched his first multi-rushing-touchdown game in 2019 last week, something nobody would've thought to be the case had they known the Cowboys are a top-10 scoring offense in the league and Elliott has been healthy. The reality is that the Cowboys are no longer a run-first offense and have averaged just 19.3 running back carries over the last four weeks. Elliott does have 18-plus touches in eight straight games, so that's not something to worry about, especially considering Tony Pollard was inactive last week with an ankle injury. The Rams look good on paper, allowing the 11th-fewest fantasy points per game to running backs, but it's even worse than that, as they've allowed the fifth-fewest points per opportunity, behind only the Patriots, 49ers, Bucs, and Steelers. Ever since allowing Christian McCaffrey the RB1 performance in Week 1 with 209 total yards and two touchdowns, the Rams have allowed just eight top-24 performances to running backs over the next 12 games. The matchup does align to Elliott's strengths more than it does his weaknesses, though. He's recorded more than two receptions just five times this year, so he hasn't relied much on that for his production. Since Week 1, the Rams haven't allowed a running back more than 35 receiving yards, though there have been five running backs who've totaled 70 or more rushing yards. Elliott is going to be in lineups as an RB1 but he's not an auto-play in DFS or anything.There were a lot of people who asked me why I was high on Amari Cooper last week when he was playing the Bears. Well, because he's simply better than Kyle Fuller and Prince Amukamara. The same applies to Adams. It didn't hurt Cooper/Gallup's production with Amukamara out for that game, but this is a matchup that elite players can do well in. Even with the Bears playing at an elite level in 2018, Adams racked up 5/88/1 in the first matchup and then 8/119/0 in the second matchup. Knowing that Rodgers has thrown 10 passing touchdowns against the Bears in the last three games at Lambeau Field certainly helps Adams' projections, too. We likely won't know if Amukamara will return until late in the week, but if he were out, it'd be a nice bump to Adams projection, as the Bears don't shadow, which means Adams would see Kevin Toliver in coverage quite a bit. He'd played three defensive snaps all year prior to allowing 5-of-6 passing for 71 yards and a touchdown to the Cowboys last week. Plug-and-play Adams as a high-end WR1 no matter what.
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