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Xavien Howard or Tyrann Mathieu

Who Should I Start? - Week 3 • Start New
Xavien Howard

Xavien Howard

CBMiami Dolphins MIA
Tyrann Mathieu

Tyrann Mathieu

FSNew Orleans Saints NO
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Howard over Mathieu

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Xavien Howard
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mathieu over Howard

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Tyrann Mathieu
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Performance Xavien Howard
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
Season stats based on the past 7 days

TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
3310.020
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Tyrann Mathieu
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
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Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Xavien Howard

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Tyrann Mathieu

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Xavien Howard
OWN
 
1%
+0.73 compared to last week
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1%
+0.06 compared to last week
OWN/START Tyrann Mathieu
OWN
 
1%
-0.37 compared to last week
START
 
1%
-0.47 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Xavien Howard
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Tyrann Mathieu
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Xavien Howard

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 50th with 75.0 total points (4.17 avg).
  • Currently 77 points behind the leader: Jalen Pitre
  • Decline in numbers lately by 4.2 PPG.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 75 in solo tackles, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 69th among DB.
  • Top 100 in assisted tackles, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 87th among DB.
  • Top 50 in interceptions and is currently ranked 38th among DB.
  • Top 15 in passes defended and is currently ranked 13th among DB.
  • Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 16 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Solo Tackles: +33, Assisted Tackles: +8 Sacks: EVEN, INTs: +1, Passes Defended: +12, 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 Tyrann Mathieu

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 13th with 101.5 total points (5.97 avg).
  • Currently 50.5 points behind the leader: Jalen Pitre
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 10 in solo tackles and is currently ranked 10th among DB.
  • Top 10 in assisted tackles and is currently ranked 10th among DB.
  • Top 25 in sacks and is currently ranked 21st among DB.
  • Top 35 in interceptions and is currently ranked 30th among DB.
  • Top 50 in passes defended and is currently ranked 50th among DB.
  • 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: +58, Assisted Tackles: +27 Sacks: +1, INTs: +1, Passes Defended: +5, INT TDS: -1,
  • 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 Xavien Howard

No Injury Reported

Injury Tyrann Mathieu

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Xavien Howard

Week 3
Miami Dolphins VS Buffalo Bills

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
18.47287.3729194533.33
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 5th with 159.00 total points (8.37 avg).
  • Currently 27 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.9 PPG.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 2 in total yards against with 287.37 per game and is currently ranked 2nd among DST.
  • Top 6 in turnovers with 29 (1.53 per game) and is currently ranked 5th among DST.
  • Top 4 in rush defense with 1687 (88.79 per game) and is currently ranked 4th among DST.
  • Top 10 in pass defense with 3773 (198.58 per game) and is currently ranked 9th among DST.
  • Top 12 in sacks with 45 (2.37 per game) and currently ranked 12th among DST.
  • Top 4 in interceptions with 19 (1.00 per game) and currently ranked 3rd among DST.
  • Top 8 in points against with 18.47 per game and currently ranked 8th among DST.
  • Top 8 in Total TDs with 3 (0.16 per game) and currently ranked 8th among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: +85.7, Turnovers: +23 Sacks: +27, INTs: +16, TDs: +2, Points Allowed: +2.64,
  • 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: 45, INT: 16, TDS: 3, PA/G: 18.1, YDS/G: 289.8
Matchups Tyrann Mathieu

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 Xavien Howard
7.41
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Tyrann Mathieu
10.17
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Xavien Howard
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2016 MIA 7 40 11 0 6 0 0
2017 MIA 16 48 6 1 10 4 1
2018 MIA 12 35 10 0 12 7 0
2019 MIA 5 16 4 0 3 1 0
2020 MIA 16 51 11 0 20 10 0
2021 MIA 16 48 10 1 13 4 0
2022 MIA 16 43 10 0 9 1 0
3-YEAR AVG 48 10 0 14 5 0
Totals 91 289 62 2 79 29 2
Career Tyrann Mathieu
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2013 ARI 13 68 3 1 9 2 0
2014 ARI 12 38 2 0 4 1 0
2015 ARI 14 146 57 9 16 5 1
2016 ARI 10 35 2 1 4 1 0
2017 ARI 16 74 8 1 7 2 0
2018 HOU 16 89 17 3 8 2 0
2019 KC 16 75 7 2 12 4 0
2020 KC 16 62 14 0 9 6 1
2021 KC 16 73 16 1 6 3 1
2022 NO 16 83 23 1 7 2 0
3-YEAR AVG 79 19 1 8 4 1
Totals 150 770 156 19 84 30 3
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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
No games scheduled
Matchup Time
ATL @POR 10:00 PM EST
BKN vs LAL 7:30 PM EST
DAL vs DET 8:30 PM EST
GS @OKC 8:00 PM EST
MIN vs SAC 8:00 PM EST
ORL @PHI 7:00 PM EST
PHO vs TOR 9:00 PM EST
SA vs WAS 8:00 PM EST
Matchup Time
STL @WPG 8:00 PM EST