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Za'Darius Smith or Ja'Whaun Bentley

Who Should I Start? - Week 4 • Start New
Za'Darius Smith

Za'Darius Smith

OLBMinnesota Vikings MIN
Ja'Whaun Bentley

Ja'Whaun Bentley

LBNew England Patriots NE
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Smith over Bentley

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Za'Darius Smith
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Bentley over Smith

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Ja'Whaun Bentley
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Performance Za'Darius Smith
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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 Ja'Whaun Bentley
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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
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Za'Darius Smith

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Ja'Whaun Bentley

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Za'Darius Smith
OWN
 
2%
-0.12 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-0.12 compared to last week
OWN/START Ja'Whaun Bentley
OWN
 
0%
No change since last week.
START
 
0%
No change since last week.
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Za'Darius Smith
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Ja'Whaun Bentley
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Za'Darius Smith

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 13th with 68.0 total points (3.78 avg).
  • Currently 68.5 points behind the leader: Rashaan Evans
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.8 PPG.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 20 in solo tackles and is currently ranked 17th among LB.
  • Top 50 in assisted tackles and is currently ranked 37th among LB.
  • Top 3 in sacks and is currently ranked 3rd among LB.
  • Top 6 in passes defended and is currently ranked 6th among LB.
  • Top 3 in yards lost with 69 and is currently ranked 3rd among LB.
  • 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: +33, Assisted Tackles: +12 Sacks: +9, INTs: EVEN, Passes Defended: +5, 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 Ja'Whaun Bentley

    Overview

  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.
  • Defensive Stats

    Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 14 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Solo Tackles: +43, Assisted Tackles: +57 Sacks: +3, INTs: +1, Passes Defended: EVEN, 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 Za'Darius Smith

No Injury Reported

Injury Ja'Whaun Bentley

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Za'Darius Smith

Week 4
Minnesota Vikings @ New Orleans Saints

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
20.29331.241674811.61
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 12th 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 8 in sacks with 48 (2.82 per game) and currently ranked 7th 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: +73.36, Turnovers: +5 Sacks: +33, INTs: -1, TDs: -1, Points Allowed: -1.59,
  • 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
Matchups Ja'Whaun Bentley

Week 4
New England Patriots @ Green Bay Packers

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
21.82348.5325173431.44
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 12th with 117.00 total points (6.88 avg).
  • Currently 69 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.9.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 12 in turnovers with 25 (1.47 per game) and is currently ranked 12th among DST.
  • Ranked 26th in rush defense with 2372 (139.53 per game).
  • Top 6 in pass defense with 3553 (209.00 per game) and is currently ranked 6th among DST.
  • Top 8 in interceptions with 17 (1.00 per game) and currently ranked 8th among DST.
  • Top 12 in points against with 21.82 per game and currently ranked 12th among DST.
  • Top 10 in Total TDs with 3 (0.18 per game) and currently ranked 9th among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: +81.53, Turnovers: +15 Sacks: +16, INTs: +10, TDs: +2, Points Allowed: -5.31,
  • 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: 15, TDS: 2, PA/G: 23.2, YDS/G: 348.7
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Za'Darius Smith
10.40
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Ja'Whaun Bentley
8.20
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Za'Darius Smith
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2015 BAL 14 46 14 14 1 0 0
2016 BAL 7 14 9 1 1 0 0
2017 BAL 11 24 9 4 0 0 0
2018 BAL 16 44 17 9 3 0 0
2019 GB 16 52 14 14 0 0 0
2020 GB 16 52 17 13 2 0 0
2021 GB 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2022 MIN 16 43 11 9 5 0 0
3-YEAR AVG 34 10 8 2 0 0
Totals 101 284 94 64 12 0 0
Career Ja'Whaun Bentley
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2018 NE 3 13 5 0 1 1 0
2019 NE 16 37 13 0 1 0 0
2020 NE 16 91 41 2 2 0 0
2021 NE 16 91 30 1 2 0 0
2022 NE 16 113 57 3 2 1 0
3-YEAR AVG 104 45 2 2 0 0
Totals 69 369 157 6 8 2 0
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Week 4
ARI @CAR
ATL vs CLE
BAL vs BUF
CHI @NYG
CIN vs MIA
DAL vs WAS
DEN @LV
DET vs SEA
GB vs NE
HOU vs LAC
IND vs TEN
JAC @PHI
KC @TB
LAR @SF
MIN @NO
NYJ @PIT
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Matchup Time
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CLE @WAS 7:00 PM EST
DAL @UTA 9:00 PM EST
GS vs OKC 10:00 PM EST
HOU vs SAC 8:00 PM EST
MIL @POR 10:00 PM EST
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ARI vs MIN 9:00 PM EST
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NJ vs VAN 7:30 PM EST
NYI @PHI 7:00 PM EST