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Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Tyler Higbee
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
vs. DAL, Sun 8pm EDT
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
Jordan Akins
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
at KC, Thu 8pm EDT
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 7# 38-
Best Rank# 2# 9-
Worst Rank# 27# 59-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. DAL at KC-
Matchup RatingThis is a 4 star matchup. TEs perform a litter better than their average vs DALThis is a 3 star matchup. TEs perform close to their average vs KC-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec20.521.8
Rec Yds238.8248
Rec TD2.11.8
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total84.246.7-
Avg Game5.63.6-
2019 Average5.63.6-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Tyler Higbee
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
Jordan Akins
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. DAL at KC
Week 2 at PHI vs. BAL
Week 3 at BUF at PIT
Week 4 vs. NYG vs. MIN
Week 5 at WAS vs. JAC
Week 6 at SF at TEN
Week 7 vs. CHI vs. GB
Week 8 at MIABYE WEEK
Week 9BYE WEEK at JAC
Week 10 vs. SEA at CLE
Week 11 at TB vs. NE
Week 12 vs. SF at DET
Week 13 at ARI vs. IND
Week 14 vs. NE at CHI
Week 15 vs. NYJ at IND
Week 16 at SEA vs. CIN
Week 17 vs. ARI vs. TEN
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Tyler Higbee
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
Jordan Akins
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
2020 Points 
Week 14.09.9
Week 223.45.5
Week 36.02.8
Week 42.04.6
Week 51.2
Week 65.6
Week 7
Week 81.4
Week 91.9
Week 106.00.5
Week 112.08.3
Week 120.60.4
Week 138.41.0
Week 143.42.0
Week 1512.75.0
Week 163.43.9
Week 174.10.9
Total84.246.7
Average5.63.6
Player Targets Comparison
 
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Tyler Higbee
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
Jordan Akins
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
2020 Targets 
Week 142
Week 257
Week 323
Week 443
Week 52
Week 64
Week 7
Week 84
Week 94
Week 1061
Week 1146
Week 1222
Week 1363
Week 1426
Week 1556
Week 1664
Week 1742
Notes for Player Combination
 
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
Tyler Higbee
Tyler Higbee
TE - LAR
vs. DAL, Sun 8pm EDT
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
Jordan Akins
Jordan Akins
TE - HOU
at KC, Thu 8pm EDT
Expert 
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
The Cowboys allowed the 3rd-most fantasy points to tight ends last season including a massive game by Higbee in Week 15 - the Rams' tight end ended up with 12 catches for 111 yards in that game. I expect the Rams to need to throw the ball quite a bit in this game with their run game uncertain and the Cowboys' offense lethal on paper, so Higbee should be heavily utilized. With Gerald Everett back in the fold, a 14-target game likely isn't in the cards again, but Higbee should be viewed as a solid TE1. 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
Higbee finished 2019 on a heater, putting up a 43/522/2 line over the final five weeks of the season. With Brandin Cooks and Todd Gurley gone, he could slide in as the Rams' No. 3 option in the passing game until Van Jefferson or Josh Reynolds step up. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Higbee and the Rams should be trailing in this potential shootout on SNF, which means more opportunity for the TE to continue his streak of dominant performances. While Gerald Everett's presence can certainly limit Higbee's overall upside, he's still worthy of starting in this matchup. 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Dallas was 30th against fantasy tight ends last year, although it is hard to know if that will carry over to this season with a new coaching staff and scheme. Higbee closed the season as hot as any tight end in the league, he has TE1 appeal in the opener.