Who Should I Start? - Week 1

Philip Rivers or Russell Wilson

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Experts' Pick
 
  Russell Wilson
QB - SEA
Russell Wilson
at GB, Sun 4pm EDT
Philip Rivers
QB - LAC
Philip Rivers
at DEN, Mon 10pm EDT
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
10 of 10 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 4# 19
Best Rank# 1# 15
Worst Rank# 7# 21
   
Matchup 
   
Opponent at GB at DEN
Matchup Rank831
   
   
Stats Allowed   
Pass Comp23.119.1
Pass Yds268.6185.8
Pass TD20.8
   
Fantasy Points 
   
Season Total268.1259.0
Avg Game16.816.2
Avg Projection293.8257.6
2016 Average16.816.2
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert
Weather
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 3# 20
   
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
# 5# 19
   
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
# 7# 21
   
Kevin Hanson
EDSFootball
# 3# 20
   
Ken Zalis
Pressbox
# 4# 20
   
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
# 5# 19
   
Nick Vertucci
Sundays Are For Football
# 4# 19
   
Kelly Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
# 6# 15
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 1# 19
   
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
# 4# 19
   
  Russell Wilson
QB - SEA
Russell Wilson
Philip Rivers
QB - LAC
Philip Rivers
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 at GB at DEN
Week 2 vs. SF vs. MIA
Week 3 at TEN vs. KC
Week 4 vs. IND vs. PHI
Week 5 at LAR at NYG
Week 6BYE WEEK at OAK
Week 7 at NYG vs. DEN
Week 8 vs. HOU at NE
Week 9 vs. WASBYE WEEK
Week 10 at ARI at JAC
Week 11 vs. ATL vs. BUF
Week 12 at SF at DAL
Week 13 vs. PHI vs. CLE
Week 14 at JAC vs. WAS
Week 15 vs. LAR at KC
Week 16 at DAL at NYJ
Week 17 vs. ARI vs. OAK
  Russell Wilson
QB - SEA
Russell Wilson
at GB, Sun 4pm EDT
Philip Rivers
QB - LAC
Philip Rivers
at DEN, Mon 10pm EDT
Passing
   
Pass Att535.3584.8
Pass Cmp343.5361.1
Pass Yards4,091.34,308.4
27.130.5
Ints11.815.5
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts81.216.8
Rush Yards378.640.5
Rush TDs2.10.2
   
Misc
   
2.85.5
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points293.8257.6
   
  Russell Wilson
QB - SEA
Russell Wilson
Philip Rivers
QB - LAC
Philip Rivers
2016 Points 
Week 111.914.6
Week 211.623.8
Week 314.011.4
Week 423.918.8
Week 526.4
Week 611.511.1
Week 78.714.6
Week 89.212.7
Week 926.318.7
Week 1026.517.0
Week 1124.3
Week 1210.019.7
Week 1316.014.8
Week 145.57.4
Week 1520.414.2
Week 1633.618.9
Week 1714.714.9
  Russell Wilson
QB - SEA
Russell Wilson
at GB, Sun 4pm EDT
Philip Rivers
QB - LAC
Philip Rivers
at DEN, Mon 10pm EDT
Expert 
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Green Bay drafted some secondary help, but defense is still a question mark and Wilson should do better than the 5 picks he had in GB last year.