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Malcolm Rodriguez or Shaq Thompson

Who Should I Start? - Week 3 • Start New
Malcolm Rodriguez

Malcolm Rodriguez

LBDetroit Lions DET
Shaq Thompson

Shaq Thompson

LBCarolina Panthers CAR
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Rodriguez over Thompson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Malcolm Rodriguez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thompson over Rodriguez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Shaq Thompson
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Performance Malcolm Rodriguez
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
Season stats based on the past 7 days

TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Shaq Thompson
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
Season stats based on the past 7 days

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Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Malcolm Rodriguez

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Shaq Thompson

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Malcolm Rodriguez
OWN
 
1%
-0.19 compared to last week
START
 
0%
0 compared to last week
OWN/START Shaq Thompson
OWN
 
4%
+0.77 compared to last week
START
 
3%
+0.83 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Malcolm Rodriguez
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Shaq Thompson
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Malcolm Rodriguez

    Overview

  • Decline in numbers lately by 4.4 PPG.
  • Defensive Stats

    Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 17 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Solo Tackles: +56, Assisted Tackles: +26 Sacks: +1, INTs: EVEN, Passes Defended: +2, INT TDS: EVEN,
  • 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

Breakdown Shaq Thompson

    Overview

  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.8.
  • Defensive Stats

    Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 15 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Solo Tackles: +70, Assisted Tackles: +51 Sacks: -0.5, INTs: -1, Passes Defended: +1, INT TDS: EVEN,
  • 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

Next Up Health Check
Injury Malcolm Rodriguez

No Injury Reported

Injury Shaq Thompson

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Malcolm Rodriguez

Week 3
Detroit Lions @ Minnesota Vikings

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
25.44380.5025154120.00
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 26th with 101.00 total points (5.61 avg).
  • Currently 85 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.6 PPG.

Defensive Stats

  • Ranked 20th in rush defense with 2093 (116.28 per game).
  • Ranked 31st in pass defense with 4756 (264.22 per game).
  • One of the worst in points against with 25.44 per game and currently ranked 31st among DST.
  • Currently ranked 19th in Total TDs with 2 (0.11 per game) among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: -69.5, Turnovers: +22 Sacks: +31, INTs: +12, TDs: +1, Points Allowed: -7.56,
  • 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: 42, INT: 14, TDS: 4, PA/G: 26.6, YDS/G: 407.6
Matchups Shaq Thompson

Week 3
Carolina Panthers VS New Orleans Saints

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
20.29331.241674811.59
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 15th with 114.00 total points (6.71 avg).
  • Currently 72 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.7.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 12 in total yards against with 331.24 per game and is currently ranked 11th among DST.
  • Ranked 24th in rush defense with 2218 (130.47 per game).
  • Top 2 in pass defense with 3413 (200.76 per game) and is currently ranked 1st among DST.
  • Top 6 in sacks with 48 (2.82 per game) and currently ranked 6th among DST.
  • Top 6 in points against with 20.29 per game and currently ranked 5th among DST.
  • Currently ranked 25th 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: +104.07, Turnovers: +8 Sacks: +36, INTs: +2, TDs: EVEN, Points Allowed: -0.54,
  • 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: 44, INT: 14, TDS: 3, PA/G: 20.9, YDS/G: 338.1
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Malcolm Rodriguez
3.12
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Shaq Thompson
9.58
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Malcolm Rodriguez
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2022 DET 16 79 23 1 2 0 0
3-YEAR AVG 40 12 1 1 0 0
Totals 17 82 26 1 2 0 0
Career Shaq Thompson
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2015 CAR 13 70 26 14 2 0 0
2016 CAR 12 54 15 0 4 1 0
2017 CAR 15 57 20 2 1 0 0
2018 CAR 14 75 27 4 1 0 0
2019 CAR 14 108 33 3 3 0 0
2020 CAR 16 113 50 0 5 0 0
2021 CAR 16 97 35 2 6 2 0
2022 CAR 16 128 54 1 4 0 0
3-YEAR AVG 115 47 1 5 1 0
Totals 118 715 267 25 26 3 0
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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
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Matchup Time
ATL vs LAC 7:30 PM EST
BKN vs NY 5:30 PM EST
BOS vs LAL 8:30 PM EST
CHI @ORL 7:00 PM EST
DAL @UTA 9:00 PM EST
DEN @PHI 3:00 PM EST
DET vs HOU 7:00 PM EST
MIN vs SAC 8:00 PM EST
NO vs WAS 8:00 PM EST
PHO @SA 8:00 PM EST
POR vs TOR 10:00 PM EST
Matchup Time
ANA vs ARI 10:30 PM EST
BOS @FLA 6:00 PM EST
BUF @MIN 9:00 PM EST
CBJ @SEA 10:00 PM EST
CHI @EDM 10:00 PM EST
COL vs STL 3:00 PM EST
LA @TB 7:00 PM EST
MON @OTT 7:00 PM EST
NYI vs VGK 7:30 PM EST
PHI @WPG 7:00 PM EST
PIT vs SJ 7:00 PM EST