Who Should I Start? - Week 7

Sammy Watkins or Randall Cobb

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
vs. ARI, Sun 1pm EDT
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
vs. NO, Sun 1pm EDT
 
 
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 37# 36-
Best Rank# 27# 22-
Worst Rank# 54# 73-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent vs. ARI vs. NO-
Matchup Rank37-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec19.115.1
Rec Yds225.7181.6
Rec TD1.91.1
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total34.231.6-
Avg Game5.76.3-
Avg Projection6.26.5-
Week 61.12.8-
    
Misc 
    
Injury Alert-
Weather50 F, Clear53 F, Light Rain-
    
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  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. IND
5 tar, 5 rec, 58 yds, 0 td
vs. SEA
13 tar, 9 rec, 85 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. WAS
2 tar, 2 rec, 30 yds, 0 td
at ATL
9 tar, 6 rec, 60 yds, 0 td
1 rush, 10 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at SF
7 tar, 6 rec, 106 yds, 2 td
vs. CIN
Week 4 at DAL
2 tar, 1 rec, 17 yds, 0 td
vs. CHI
4 tar, 4 rec, 44 yds, 1 td
Week 5 vs. SEA
4 tar, 0 rec, 0 yds, 0 td
at DAL
5 tar, 4 rec, 29 yds, 0 td
Week 6 at JAC
4 tar, 1 rec, 11 yds, 0 td
at MIN
3 tar, 3 rec, 28 yds, 0 td
Week 7 vs. ARI vs. NO
Week 8BYE WEEKBYE WEEK
Week 9 at NYG vs. DET
Week 10 vs. HOU at CHI
Week 11 at MIN vs. BAL
Week 12 vs. NO at PIT
Week 13 at ARI vs. TB
Week 14 vs. PHI at CLE
Week 15 at SEA at CAR
Week 16 at TEN vs. MIN
Week 17 vs. SF at DET
  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
vs. ARI, Sun 1pm EDT
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
vs. NO, Sun 1pm EDT
Receiving
   
Receptions3.24.0
Rec Yards46.244.8
Rec TDs0.30.3
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.3
Rush Yards0.01.4
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points6.26.5
   
  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2017 Points 
Week 15.88.5
Week 23.07.0
Week 322.6
Week 41.710.4
Week 50.02.9
Week 61.12.8
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Week 17
  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
2017 Targets 
Week 1513
Week 229
Week 37
Week 424
Week 545
Week 643
Week 7
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Week 17
  Sammy WatkinsS. Watkins
WR - LAR
Sammy Watkins
vs. ARI, Sun 1pm EDT
Randall CobbR. Cobb
WR - GB
Randall Cobb
vs. NO, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Kevin Wheeler
NFL Mock
Coach Bruce Arians said CB Patrick Peterson (quad) has looked "fine" and will play Week 7 against the Rams. 
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
Watkins has two catches on six targets for 28 yards over his last three games, and is simply not a part of the Rams' offensive gameplan. The Arizona secondary gives up plenty of points to opposing wide receivers, but Patrick Peterson is still capable of locking down any foe. Peterson should play through an injury this week, and will likely be matched up against Watkins. Given that Jared Goff seems to avoid the opposing team's top cornerback, it's likely that Watkins' targets will continue to be limited on Sunday, and he should again be considered only a desperation play.Cobb has been quiet for several weeks in a row now, totaling 60 yards or less receiving in each of the past four weeks. The Saints present a good matchup on paper - they allow the sixth-most fantasy points to opposing wide receivers, and struggle against slot receivers. But it's anyone's guess how the Green Bay gameplan will unfold with Brett Hundley under center. Cobb rarely scores touchdowns (just one on the season), so to start him would simply be a gamble that Hundley and Cobb show chemistry. That's a risk not worth taking in Week 7.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Sammy Watkins had a talk with Sean McVay about getting more targets and that led to just four targets against the Jaguars last week. He's going to struggle again if Patrick Peterson is out there, as Peterson has shut down every receiver he's played against this year. If Peterson plays, Watkins belongs on fantasy benches. If Peterson is misses this game, Watkins needs to be in lineups as a WR3 with upside.