Who Should I Start? - Week 17

New England Patriots or Pittsburgh Steelers

 
Experts' Pick
 
 
New England Patriots
DST - NE
New England Patriots
at MIA, Sun 1pm EST
Pittsburgh Steelers
DST - PIT
Pittsburgh Steelers
vs. CLE, Sun 1pm EST
Expert
Recommendation
72%
Recommended by
57 of 79 experts
28%
Recommended by
22 of 79 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 6# 7
Best Rank# 1# 1
Worst Rank# 23# 30
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at MIA vs. CLE
Matchup Rank162
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total160121
Avg Game10.07.6
Week 1619.04.0
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
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Eric Karabell
ESPN
# 3# 8
   
Brandon Funston
Yahoo! Sports
# 6# 7
   
Brad Evans
Yahoo! Sports
# 4# 5
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 10
   
Mike Krueger
FFToday
# 2# 3
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 5# 7
   
Pat Fitzmaurice
The Football Girl
# 9# 15
   
Michael Fabiano
NFL.com
# 7# 10
   
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
# 6# 10
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 5# 6
   
John Halpin
Fox Sports
# 7# 16
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 6# 8
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 6# 8
   
Matt De Lima
ScoutFantasy
# 6# 7
   
Bill Enright
FFChamps
# 6# 8
   
Mike Clay
ESPN
# 6# 12
   
Sablich Brothers
5th Down Fantasy
# 7# 9
   
Staff Composite
NFL.com
# 7# 9
   
Staff Rankings
Fantasy Knuckleheads
# 6# 7
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 2# 5
   
Heath Cummings
CBS Sports
# 7# 9
   
Jeff Brubach
The Fake Football
# 1# 5
   
Walton Spurlin
Pro Football Focus
# 8# 10
   
Dan Yanotchko
EDSFootball
# 4# 7
   
Nick Raducanu
ProjectRoto
# 6# 8
   
James Hatfield
Hatty Waiver Wire Guru
# 6# 8
   
Scott Cullen
TSN
# 5# 7
   
R.C. Fischer
Fantasy Football Metrics
# 1# 6
   
Terrance Bridgett
Fake Pigskin
# 6# 8
   
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
# 6# 8
   
Dan Clasgens
Get Sports Info
# 6# 7
   
Jason Willan
Gridiron Experts
# 5# 9
   
Tozzi Brothers
Legion Report
# 4# 7
   
Marc Caviglia
Bruno Boys
# 6# 12
   
Nathan Miller
Revelation Sports
# 6# 8
   
Jake Ciely
RotoExperts
# 7# 9
   
Allie Fontana
The Fantasy Fix
# 6# 10
   
Scott Whitfield
Roto Rankings
# 5# 30
   
Kevin English
Draft Sharks
# 7# 8
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 8
   
Seth Klein
The Fantasy Fix
# 6# 8
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 6# 8
   
Rich Hribar
The Fake Football
# 7# 8
   
Jason Longfellow
Razzball
# 5# 10
   
Patrick Thorman
Pro Football Focus
# 5# 11
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 6# 8
   
Richard Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 7
   
Jason Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
# 8# 9
   
Adam Sutton
DraftStars
# 5# 8
   
Kevin Steele
The Fantasy Authority
# 5# 7
   
Matt Camp
Bleacher Report
# 5# 11
   
Alex Gelhar
NFL.com
# 5# 7
   
Matt Harmon
NFL.com
# 4
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 6# 8
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 6# 8
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Daniel Marcus
Fantasy-Phenoms
# 5# 11
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 5# 4
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 6# 5
   
Mike Harmon
Swollen Dome
# 7# 6
   
Michael Beller
Sports Illustrated
# 7# 6
   
Tristan Cockcroft
ESPN
# 7# 6
   
Field Yates
ESPN
# 7# 4
   
Addison Witt
Fantasy Team Advice
# 8# 7
   
The FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
# 8# 5
   
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
# 8# 7
   
Donald Gibson
Fantasy Fusion
# 8# 6
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 8# 7
   
Greg Smith
TwoQBs
# 8# 7
   
David Gonos
SoCalledFanEx
# 8# 4
   
Jeff Ratcliffe
Pro Football Focus
# 9# 8
   
Sean Koerner
STATS
# 9# 1
   
Walter Cherepinsky
WalterFootball
# 10# 5
   
Tony Mauriello
ProjectRoto
# 10# 7
   
Marcas Grant
NFL.com
# 12# 1
   
Dave Richard
CBS Sports
# 13# 7
   
Jamey Eisenberg
CBS Sports
# 13# 5
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 17# 3
   
Patrick Daugherty
Rotoworld
# 23# 16
   
 
New England Patriots
DST - NE
New England Patriots
Pittsburgh Steelers
DST - PIT
Pittsburgh Steelers
2016 Schedule 
Week 1 at ARI at WAS
Week 2 vs. MIA vs. CIN
Week 3 vs. HOU at PHI
Week 4 vs. BUF vs. KC
Week 5 at CLE vs. NYJ
Week 6 vs. CIN at MIA
Week 7 at PIT vs. NE
Week 8 at BUFBYE WEEK
Week 9BYE WEEK at BAL
Week 10 vs. SEA vs. DAL
Week 11 at SF at CLE
Week 12 at NYJ at IND
Week 13 vs. LAR vs. NYG
Week 14 vs. BAL at BUF
Week 15 at DEN at CIN
Week 16 vs. NYJ vs. BAL
Week 17 at MIA vs. CLE
 
New England Patriots
DST - NE
New England Patriots
Pittsburgh Steelers
DST - PIT
Pittsburgh Steelers
2016 Points 
Week 15.09.0
Week 212.06.0
Week 320.01.0
Week 49.011.0
Week 510.07.0
Week 65.00.0
Week 73.06.0
Week 84.0
Week 99.0
Week 107.00.0
Week 118.022.0
Week 129.011.0
Week 1314.09.0
Week 147.08.0
Week 1523.06.0
Week 1619.04.0
Week 175.012.0
 
New England Patriots
DST - NE
New England Patriots
at MIA, Sun 1pm EST
Pittsburgh Steelers
DST - PIT
Pittsburgh Steelers
vs. CLE, Sun 1pm EST
Expert 
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
The Patriots defense has been superb lately and it likely will once again as they work to secure the #1 seed in the playoffs.Rule number one: start anyone who plays the Browns. That rule applies this week for the Steelers even in a non-motivation situation.