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Steven Nelson or Taron Johnson

Who Should I Start? - Week 3 • Start New
Steven Nelson

Steven Nelson

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Taron Johnson

Taron Johnson

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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Nelson over Johnson

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Steven Nelson
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Johnson over Nelson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Taron Johnson
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Performance Steven Nelson
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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 Taron Johnson
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TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
6300.010
Season stats based on the past 7 days

TACK SOLO INT SACK DEF TD
13900.020
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
Redzone Touches Steven Nelson

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Redzone Touches Taron Johnson

Redzone information only applies to RB, WR, TE.

Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Steven Nelson
OWN
 
0%
No change since last week.
START
 
0%
No change since last week.
OWN/START Taron Johnson
OWN
 
2%
-2.84 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-2.32 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Steven Nelson
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Taron Johnson
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Steven Nelson

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 73rd with 61.5 total points (3.62 avg).
  • Currently 90.5 points behind the leader: Jalen Pitre
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.6 PPG.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 75 in solo tackles, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 67th among DB.
  • Top 75 in assisted tackles, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 69th among DB.
  • Top 35 in sacks and is currently ranked 33rd among DB.
  • Ranked 103rd in interceptions and is currently among DB.
  • Top 100 in passes defended, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 89th among DB.
  • Top 35 in yards lost with 7 and is currently ranked 27th 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: +34, Assisted Tackles: +10 Sacks: +1, INTs: +1, 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 Taron Johnson

    Overview

  • Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 4th with 115.5 total points (6.08 avg).
  • Currently 36.5 points behind the leader: Jalen Pitre
  • Average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.4 PPG.
  • Defensive Stats

  • Top 6 in solo tackles and is currently ranked 4th among DB.
  • Top 10 in assisted tackles and is currently ranked 9th among DB.
  • Top 75 in interceptions, though that isn't saying much, and is currently ranked 60th among DB.
  • Top 25 in passes defended and is currently ranked 25th 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: +68, Assisted Tackles: +26 Sacks: -1, INTs: +1, Passes Defended: +7, 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 Steven Nelson

ILLNESS - Mar 1, 2023

Questionable Illness Mar 1, 2023
Injury Taron Johnson

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Steven Nelson

Week 3
Houston Texans @ Chicago Bears

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
27.24383.1823142000.00
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 32nd with 57.00 total points (3.35 avg).
  • Currently 129 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.4 PPG.

Defensive Stats

  • Ranked 31st in rush defense with 2674 (157.29 per game).
  • Ranked 14th in pass defense with 3840 (225.88 per game).
  • One of the worst in points against with 27.24 per game and currently ranked 32nd among DST.
  • Currently ranked 32nd in Total TDs with 0 (0.00 per game) among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: +98.78, Turnovers: +15 Sacks: +9, INTs: +9, TDs: -1, Points Allowed: +5.64,
  • 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: 39, INT: 12, TDS: 3, PA/G: 25.4, YDS/G: 336.5
Matchups Taron Johnson

Week 3
Buffalo Bills @ Miami Dolphins

PA/G YDS/G TO INT SACK TDs FSP
24.06335.1718104741.94
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 13th with 117.00 total points (6.50 avg).
  • Currently 69 points behind the leader: Patriots DST
  • Average points in the past two weeks have increased by 11.5 PPG. That is great, but how long can he perform at this level? If you don"t have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.

Defensive Stats

  • Top 6 in rush defense with 1752 (97.33 per game) and is currently ranked 6th among DST.
  • Ranked 28th in pass defense with 4281 (237.83 per game).
  • Top 8 in sacks with 47 (2.61 per game) and currently ranked 8th among DST.
  • One of the worst in points against with 24.06 per game and currently ranked 27th among DST.
  • Top 4 in Total TDs with 4 (0.22 per game) and currently ranked 3rd among DST.

Bonus Qualities

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Total Yards Against: -71.58, Turnovers: +12 Sacks: +42, INTs: +9, TDs: +4, Points Allowed: -1.69,
  • 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: 23.3, YDS/G: 358.6
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Steven Nelson
6.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Taron Johnson
10.64
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Steven Nelson
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2015 KC 6 16 8 0 0 0 0
2016 KC 15 65 6 0 16 0 0
2017 8 41 7 0 3 0 0
2018 KC 16 69 11 0 14 4 0
2020 PIT 16 48 5 0 9 2 0
2021 PHI 16 49 15 0 7 1 0
2022 HOU 16 52 13 1 6 1 0
3-YEAR AVG 52 11 0 7 1 0
Totals 96 346 66 1 55 8 0
Career Taron Johnson
TACKLES
YEAR TEAM GP TOTAL AST SACK PASS DEF INT INT TD
2018 BUF 11 41 7 1 3 1 0
2019 12 50 11 1 5 0 0
2020 BUF 16 94 24 1 7 1 1
2021 BUF 16 72 20 3 8 1 0
2022 BUF 16 84 21 0 8 1 0
3-YEAR AVG 90 23 1 9 1 1
Totals 78 383 94 6 37 5 2
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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