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Tyrann Mathieu or Sauce Gardner

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Tyrann Mathieu

Tyrann Mathieu

FSNew Orleans Saints NO
Sauce Gardner

Sauce Gardner

CBNew York Jets NYJ
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mathieu over Gardner

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Tyrann Mathieu
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Gardner over Mathieu

 
 
 
 
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Performance Tyrann Mathieu
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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 Sauce Gardner
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
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Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Tyrann Mathieu

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Sauce Gardner

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Tyrann Mathieu
OWN
 
2%
-2.94 compared to last week
START
 
1%
-1.95 compared to last week
OWN/START Sauce Gardner
OWN
 
2%
-1.07 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-1.07 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Tyrann Mathieu
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Sauce Gardner
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
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 20 in sacks and is currently ranked 16th among DB.
  • Top 35 in interceptions and is currently ranked 29th among DB.
  • Top 50 in passes defended and is currently ranked 49th 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

Breakdown Sauce Gardner

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 8th with 105.5 total points (6.21 avg).
  • Currently 46.5 points behind the leader: Jalen Pitre
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.2.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 50 in solo tackles and is currently ranked 37th among DB.
  • Top 20 in assisted tackles and is currently ranked 19th among DB.
  • Top 50 in interceptions and is currently ranked 50th among DB.
  • Top 3 in passes defended and is currently ranked 1st among DB.
  • 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: +52, Assisted Tackles: +23 Sacks: EVEN, INTs: +2, Passes Defended: +19, 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 Tyrann Mathieu

No Injury Reported

Injury Sauce Gardner

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Tyrann Mathieu

Week 3
New Orleans Saints @ Carolina Panthers

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
22.00363.7120103530.44
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 12 in Total TDs with 3 (0.18 per game) and currently ranked 11th 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
Matchups Sauce Gardner

Week 3
New York Jets VS Cincinnati Bengals

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
18.53294.8428153322.67
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 8th with 130.00 total points (6.84 avg).
  • Currently 56 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have increased by 3.2 PPG. If you don"t have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 4 in total yards against with 294.84 per game and is currently ranked 3rd among DST.
  • Top 6 in turnovers with 28 (1.47 per game) and is currently ranked 6th among DST.
  • Top 6 in rush defense with 1741 (91.63 per game) and is currently ranked 5th among DST.
  • Ranked 15th in pass defense with 3861 (203.21 per game).
  • Top 12 in interceptions with 15 (0.79 per game) and currently ranked 11th among DST.
  • Top 10 in points against with 18.53 per game and currently ranked 10th among DST.
  • Currently ranked 16th 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: -71.41, Turnovers: +25 Sacks: +25, INTs: +13, TDs: +2, Points Allowed: -5.22,
  • 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: 41, INT: 14, TDS: 2, PA/G: 23.5, YDS/G: 372.8
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Tyrann Mathieu
10.24
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Sauce Gardner
8.45
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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
Career Sauce Gardner
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2022 NYJ 16 69 20 0 19 2 0
3-YEAR AVG 35 10 0 10 1 0
Totals 17 75 23 0 19 2 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
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