Who Should I Start? - Week 7

Jordy Nelson or Michael Thomas

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 9-
Best Rank# 3-
Worst Rank# 16-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at BAL-
Matchup Rank321-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec17NAN
Rec Yds184NAN
Rec TD0.9NAN
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total65.952.3-
Avg Game13.28.7-
Avg Projection11.6-
Week 60.6-
    
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Weather54 F, Partly Cloudy-
    
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  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
2018 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. TB
17 tar, 16 rec, 180 yds, 1 td
vs. LAR
4 tar, 3 rec, 23 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. CLE
13 tar, 12 rec, 89 yds, 2 td
at DEN
4 tar, 2 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at ATL
10 tar, 10 rec, 129 yds, 0 td
at MIA
8 tar, 6 rec, 173 yds, 1 td
Week 4 at NYG
4 tar, 4 rec, 47 yds, 0 td
vs. CLE
8 tar, 5 rec, 48 yds, 1 td
Week 5 vs. WAS
5 tar, 4 rec, 74 yds, 0 td
at LAC
4 tar, 4 rec, 43 yds, 1 td
Week 6BYE WEEK vs. SEA
3 tar, 2 rec, 6 yds, 0 td
Week 7 at BALBYE WEEK
Week 8 at MIN vs. IND
Week 9 vs. LAR at SF
Week 10 at CIN vs. LAC
Week 11 vs. PHI at ARI
Week 12 vs. ATL at BAL
Week 13 at DAL vs. KC
Week 14 at TB vs. PIT
Week 15 at CAR at CIN
Week 16 vs. PIT vs. DEN
Week 17 vs. CAR at KC
  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
BYE WEEK
Receiving
   
Receptions6.9
Rec Yards82.7
Rec TDs0.6
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.0
Rush Yards0.0
Rush TDs0.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points11.6
   
  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
2018 Points 
Week 122.02.3
Week 218.93.0
Week 312.923.3
Week 44.712.8
Week 57.410.3
Week 60.6
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Week 17
  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
2018 Targets 
Week 1174
Week 2134
Week 3108
Week 448
Week 554
Week 63
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  Michael Thomas
WR - NO
Michael Thomas
at BAL, Sun 4pm EDT
Jordy Nelson
WR - OAK
Jordy Nelson
BYE WEEK
Expert 
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
Thomas followed a Herculean start with a pair of tamer four-catch games. He might face a similarly mild result against the Ravens, the NFL's second-best passing with the fewest standard fantasy points allowed per game (16.5) to wideouts. Nobody is benching a stud with a 93.9 catch percentage (46-of-49) and 103.8 yards per game, but he merely falls a couple spots down the rankings and outside the realm of DFS consideration. 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Thomas is going against the 6th ranked fantasy receiver defense, but he is a matchup proof WR1 coming off his bye playing with QB Drew Brees.