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Evan McPherson or Wil Lutz

Who Should I Start? - Week 3 • Start New
Evan McPherson

Evan McPherson

KCincinnati Bengals CIN
Wil Lutz

Wil Lutz

KNew Orleans Saints NO
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting McPherson over Lutz

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Evan McPherson
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Owners starting Lutz over McPherson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Wil Lutz
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Performance Evan McPherson
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FG FG% XPM PTS
2100.039
Season stats based on the past 7 days

FG FG% XPM PTS
3100.0413
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Wil Lutz
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FG FG% XPM PTS
0000
Season stats based on the past 7 days

FG FG% XPM PTS
0000
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Evan McPherson

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Wil Lutz

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Evan McPherson
OWN
88%
+6.95 compared to last week
START
79%
+7.08 compared to last week
OWN/START Wil Lutz
OWN
 
8%
-0.85 compared to last week
START
 
3%
-0.13 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Evan McPherson
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Wil Lutz
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Evan McPherson

    Overview

  • Including a kicker in a trade is rather pointless. Don't dare give up a positional player for a kicker.
  • Experts don't even rank him among K's. Either he is on a bye week or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 11th with 136.00 total points (7.16 avg).
  • Currently 29 points behind the leader: Robbie Gould
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 17 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • Unfortunately two players have the same exact name and his rating may not be entirely accurate at this point. We are working on fixing situations like this!
  • Season Outlook

  • FGA: 30, FGM: 28, XP: 46
Breakdown Wil Lutz

    Overview

  • Including a kicker in a trade is rather pointless. Don't dare give up a positional player for a kicker.
  • Experts don't even rank him among K's. Either he is on a bye week or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 25th with 110.00 total points (6.47 avg).
  • Currently 55 points behind the leader: Robbie Gould
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.5.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 17 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years:
  • Unfortunately two players have the same exact name and his rating may not be entirely accurate at this point. We are working on fixing situations like this!
  • Season Outlook

  • FGA: 26, FGM: 25, XP: 40
Next Up Health Check
Injury Evan McPherson

No Injury Reported

Injury Wil Lutz

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Evan McPherson

Week 3
Cincinnati Bengals @ New York Jets

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
18.59329.0616124511.56
Compare to same point last season

Overview

  • Experts don"t even rank him among DST's. Either he is on a bye week or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 17th with 112.00 total points (6.59 avg).
  • Currently 74 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.6.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 10 in total yards against with 329.06 per game and is currently ranked 10th among DST.
  • Ranked 16th in rush defense with 2068 (121.65 per game).
  • Top 2 in pass defense with 3526 (207.41 per game) and is currently ranked 2nd among DST.
  • Top 12 in sacks with 45 (2.65 per game) and currently ranked 11th among DST.
  • Top 2 in points against with 18.59 per game and currently ranked 2nd among DST.
  • Currently ranked 24th in Total TDs with 1 (0.06 per game) among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: -38.69, Turnovers: +12 Sacks: +35, INTs: +11, TDs: +1, Points Allowed: -6.91,
  • Unfortunately two players have the same exact name and his rating may not be entirely accurate at this point. We are working on fixing situations like this!

Season Outlook

  • SACK: 35, INT: 12, TDS: 3, PA/G: 31.5, YDS/G: 422.5
Matchups Wil Lutz

Week 3
New Orleans Saints @ Carolina Panthers

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
22.00363.7120103530.52
Compare to same point last season

Overview

  • Experts don"t even rank him among DST's. Either he is on a bye week or is just plain bad. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 19th with 108.00 total points (6.35 avg).
  • Currently 78 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.4.

Defensive Stats

  • Ranked 18th in rush defense with 2085 (122.65 per game).
  • Ranked 23rd in pass defense with 4098 (241.06 per game).
  • Top 14 in points against with 22.00 per game and currently ranked 14th among DST.
  • Top 10 in Total TDs with 3 (0.18 per game) and currently ranked 10th among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: +70.46, Turnovers: +15 Sacks: +25, INTs: +6, TDs: +3, Points Allowed: +0.5,
  • Unfortunately two players have the same exact name and his rating may not be entirely accurate at this point. We are working on fixing situations like this!

Season Outlook

  • SACK: 38, INT: 13, TDS: 3, PA/G: 25.3, YDS/G: 325.1
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Evan McPherson
6.32
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Wil Lutz
5.33
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Evan McPherson
YEAR TEAM GP FGA FGM PCT XPA XPM
2021 CIN 16 33 28 85% 48 46
2022 CIN 16 27 22 82% 42 38
3-YEAR AVG 11 20 17 83% 30 28
Totals 35 65 55 85% 98 91
Career Wil Lutz
YEAR TEAM GP FGA FGM PCT XPA XPM
2016 16 34 28 82% 50 49
2017 NO 16 36 31 86% 50 47
2018 NO 16 30 28 93% 53 52
2019 NO 16 36 32 89% 49 48
2020 NO 16 28 23 82% 58 57
2022 NO 16 29 23 79% 32 32
3-YEAR AVG 11 20 16 80% 32 31
Totals 100 198 167 84% 298 291
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Matchups

Week 3
ARI vs LAR
ATL @SEA
BAL @NE
BUF @MIA
CAR vs NO
CHI vs HOU
CIN @NYJ
CLE vs PIT
DAL @NYG
DEN vs SF
DET @MIN
GB @TB
IND vs KC
JAC @LAC
LV @TEN
PHI @WAS
Matchup Time Pitchers
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Matchup Time
CLE @OKC 8:00 PM EST
GS vs TOR 10:00 PM EST
IND vs MIL 7:00 PM EST
MEM @MIN 7:30 PM EST
MIA vs ORL 8:00 PM EST
Matchup Time
CAR vs SJ 7:00 PM EST
CBJ @VAN 10:00 PM EST
CGY @SEA 10:00 PM EST
DAL vs NJ 8:30 PM EST
DET @NYI 7:00 PM EST
FLA vs LA 7:00 PM EST
NYR vs VGK 7:00 PM EST
OTT @TOR 7:00 PM EST