Who Should I Start? - Week 3

Le'Veon Bell or James Conner

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
at NE, Sun 1pm EDT
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
at SF, Sun 4pm EDT
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 11# 18-
Best Rank# 7# 15-
Worst Rank# 22# 23-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at NE at SF-
Matchup Rank3128-
Matchup Rating-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att9.315
Rush Yds24.748.7
Rush TD00
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total28.117.0-
Avg Game14.18.5-
Avg Projection13.111.6-
Week 210.910.5-
    
Misc 
    
Injury Alert-
Weather77 F, Partly Cloudy84 F, Clear-
    
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  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
2019 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. BUF
17 rush, 60 yds, 0 td
9 tar, 6 rec, 32 yds, 1 td
at NE
10 rush, 21 yds, 0 td
4 tar, 4 rec, 44 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. CLE
21 rush, 68 yds, 0 td
10 tar, 10 rec, 61 yds, 0 td
vs. SEA
11 rush, 33 yds, 1 td
4 tar, 3 rec, 12 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at NE at SF
Week 4BYE WEEK vs. CIN
Week 5 at PHI vs. BAL
Week 6 vs. DAL at LAC
Week 7 vs. NEBYE WEEK
Week 8 at JAC vs. MIA
Week 9 at MIA vs. IND
Week 10 vs. NYG vs. LAR
Week 11 at WAS at CLE
Week 12 vs. OAK at CIN
Week 13 at CIN vs. CLE
Week 14 vs. MIA at ARI
Week 15 at BAL vs. BUF
Week 16 vs. PIT at NYJ
Week 17 at BUF at BAL
  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
at NE, Sun 1pm EDT
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
at SF, Sun 4pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts16.114.5
Rush Yards66.158.5
Rush TDs0.50.6
   
Receiving
   
Receptions4.92.8
Rec Yards34.922.7
Rec TDs0.10.1
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points13.111.6
   
  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
2019 Points 
Week 117.26.5
Week 210.910.5
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  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
2019 Targets 
Week 194
Week 2104
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  Le'Veon Bell
RB - NYJ
Le'Veon Bell
at NE, Sun 1pm EDT
James Conner
RB - PIT
James Conner
at SF, Sun 4pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Bell could see a lot of work as a pass catcher, but he just does not have much upside in a tough matchup playing with 3rd string QB Luke Falk on the road.Conner is a little banged up, if he plays he is probably more of a RB2 at the 49ers 5th ranked fantasy running back defense.
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
Bell accounted for 129 yards from scrimmage on 31 touches -- including 10 catches -- against the Browns last Monday, churning out solid gains despite playing with second- and third-string quarterbacks. This week's assignment against New England will be even tougher, but when a player with Bell's ability sees the kind of volume he's been getting, they are a must-start option in fantasy leagues.Conner's season-long outlook took a hit with the news that Ben Roethlisberger will miss the rest of the season, but at least Conner's knee injury does not appear to be a major concern. Conner could see more stacked boxes and fewer scoring opportunities with Mason Rudolph under center, but it's also likely that the Steelers rely on Conner more than ever. That expected volume keeps him on the RB2 radar despite the QB and health issues and a challenging road matchup with a 49ers defense that has impressed thus far.