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Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
, Sun 3am EST
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
, Sun 3am EST
 
 
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Expert
Percent


Updated: Jan 22nd, 2022
100%
Recommended by
20 of 20 experts
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Recommended by
0 of 20 experts
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 3-
Best Rank# 2-
Worst Rank# 4-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent-
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Stats Allowed   
Rush AttNANNAN
Rush YdsNANNAN
Rush TDNANNAN
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total270.0273.8-
Avg Game15.017.1-
Avg Projection13.0-
Week 197.6-
    
Misc 
    
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Expert Ranks 
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Ken Zalis K. Zalis
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9 h
#2-
    
Matthew McCarthy M. McCarthy
Gridiron Ratings Gridiron Ratings
12 h
#8-
    
Christopher Dell C. Dell
Betting Predators Betting Predators
13 h
#4-
    
Derek Lofland D. Lofland
FantasyPros FantasyPros
13 h
#4-
    
Nick Mariano N. Mariano
RotoBaller RotoBaller
1 d
#2-
    
Richard Savill R. Savill
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1 d
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John Hesterman J. Hesterman
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1 d
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Pat Fitzmaurice P. Fitzmaurice
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2 d
#2-
    
Ellis Johnson E. Johnson
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3 d
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Ben Wasley B. Wasley
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3 d
#4-
    
Jeff Bell J. Bell
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4 d
#3-
    
Smitty S.
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4 d
#3-
    
Pierre Camus P. Camus
RotoBaller RotoBaller
4 d
#6-
    
Tommy Garrett T. Garrett
Pro Football Network Pro Football Network
4 d
#4-
    
Kyle Yates K. Yates
FantasyPros FantasyPros
4 d
#2-
    
Jason Moore J. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers The Fantasy Footba...
5 d
#4-
    
Mike Wright M. Wright
The Fantasy Footballers The Fantasy Footba...
5 d
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Andy Holloway A. Holloway
The Fantasy Footballers The Fantasy Footba...
5 d
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Joe Pisapia J. Pisapia
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Mark Ringo M. Ringo
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. MIN
29 rush, 127 yds, 1 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
at WAS
15 rush, 57 yds, 1 td
Week 2 at CHI
20 rush, 69 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 2 yds, 0 td
vs. DAL
9 rush, 54 yds, 0 td
9 tar, 9 rec, 61 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at PIT
18 rush, 90 yds, 0 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 4 yds, 0 td
at KC
11 rush, 55 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 6 rec, 52 yds, 1 td
Week 4 vs. JAC
16 rush, 67 yds, 1 td
2 tar, 1 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
vs. LV
15 rush, 117 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 3 rec, 28 yds, 1 td
Week 5 vs. GB
10 rush, 33 yds, 1 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 2 yds, 0 td
vs. CLE
17 rush, 66 yds, 2 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 53 yds, 1 td
Week 6 at DET
18 rush, 94 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 5 rec, 59 yds, 1 td
at BAL
6 rush, 7 yds, 0 td
7 tar, 4 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at BAL
12 rush, 59 yds, 1 td
BYE WEEK
Week 8 at NYJ
14 rush, 33 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 58 yds, 1 td
vs. NE
11 rush, 64 yds, 1 td
10 tar, 6 rec, 60 yds, 0 td
Week 9 vs. CLE
13 rush, 64 yds, 2 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 46 yds, 0 td
at PHI
17 rush, 59 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
Week 10BYE WEEK vs. MIN
11 rush, 44 yds, 0 td
6 tar, 3 rec, 15 yds, 1 td
Week 11 at LV
30 rush, 123 yds, 2 td
vs. PIT
11 rush, 50 yds, 2 td
7 tar, 6 rec, 65 yds, 2 td
Week 12 vs. PIT
28 rush, 165 yds, 2 td
4 tar, 4 rec, -2 yds, 0 td
at DEN
12 rush, 31 yds, 0 td
8 tar, 6 rec, 68 yds, 1 td
Week 13 vs. LAC
19 rush, 54 yds, 1 td
1 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
at CIN
14 rush, 59 yds, 1 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 45 yds, 0 td
Week 14 vs. SF
18 rush, 58 yds, 0 td
2 tar, 2 rec, 10 yds, 0 td
vs. NYG
12 rush, 67 yds, 1 td
4 tar, 2 rec, 17 yds, 0 td
Week 15 at DEN
17 rush, 58 yds, 0 td
1 tar, 1 rec, 2 yds, 0 td
vs. KC
12 rush, 59 yds, 1 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
Week 16 vs. BAL
18 rush, 65 yds, 1 td
6 tar, 6 rec, 70 yds, 1 td
at HOU
Week 17 vs. KC
12 rush, 46 yds, 0 td
8 tar, 7 rec, 40 yds, 0 td
vs. DEN
17 rush, 58 yds, 1 td
3 tar, 3 rec, 54 yds, 0 td
Week 18 at CLE
at LV
16 rush, 64 yds, 1 td
12 tar, 5 rec, 35 yds, 1 td
Player Projections Comparison
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
, Sun 3am EST
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
, Sun 3am EST
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts15.9
Rush Yards65.7
Rush TDs0.6
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.2
Rec Yards24.3
Rec TDs0.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points13.0
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
2021 Points 
Week 121.011.7
Week 27.113.5
Week 39.416.7
Week 412.726.5
Week 59.527.9
Week 621.35.5
Week 711.9
Week 821.118.4
Week 923.08.2
Week 1011.9
Week 1124.335.5
Week 1228.315.9
Week 139.412.4
Week 146.814.4
Week 156.014.2
Week 1625.5
Week 178.617.2
Week 1823.9
Total270.0273.8
Average15.017.1
Player Targets Comparison
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
2021 Targets 
Week 140
Week 229
Week 316
Week 425
Week 515
Week 667
Week 70
Week 8510
Week 953
Week 106
Week 1107
Week 1248
Week 1315
Week 1424
Week 1514
Week 166
Week 1783
Week 1812
Notes for Player Combination
 
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
Joe Mixon
Joe Mixon
RB - CIN
, Sun 3am EST
Austin Ekeler
RB - LAC
, Sun 3am EST
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Titans were 2nd against fantasy running backs, but Mixon has been one of the best fantasy backs in the league and he is always a threat to have a big fantasy day.