NFL Game Previews / Stat Matchups: Week 1 - Washington at New Orleans
 
 
 
 
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Week 1 Matchup: Washington at New Orleans

New Orleans

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 23.1ppg and WAS Allows 19.1ppg ( -17%)
Drew Brees   22.9
Luke McCown   -0.3
Running Backs
Average 24.1ppg and WAS Allows 16.6ppg ( -31%)
Pierre Thomas   6.3
Mark Ingram   5.8
Erik Lorig   1.2
Travaris Cadet   0.5
Khiry Robinson   0.0
Austin Johnson IR 0.0
Wide Receivers
Average 26.0ppg and WAS Allows 27.1ppg (+ 4%)
Marques Colston   11.0
Robert Meachem   3.6
Kenny Stills   0.0
Brandin Cooks IR 0.0
Nick Toon   0.0
Tight Ends
Average 11.5ppg and WAS Allows 10.4ppg ( -10%)
Jimmy Graham   10.1
Tom Crabtree   4.8
Ben Watson   4.3
Josh Hill   0.0
Kickers
Average 6.9ppg and WAS Allows 7.5ppg (+ 8%)
Shayne Graham   8.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 18.0ppg and WAS Allows 19.8ppg (+ 10%)
Cameron Jordan   5.4
Brandon Deaderick   2.4
Brodrick Bunkley   2.2
Akiem Hicks Que 1.8
John Jenkins   0.0
Tyrunn Walker   0.0
Glenn Foster IR 0.0
Linebackers
Average 17.3ppg and WAS Allows 20.9ppg (+ 21%)
Curtis Lofton   7.7
Junior Galette   3.7
Moise Fokou   3.0
David Hawthorne   2.7
Parys Haralson   0.0
Ramon Humber   0.0
Kasim Edebali   0.0
Defensive Backs
Average 33.9ppg and WAS Allows 25.5ppg ( -25%)
Jairus Byrd IR 6.5
Patrick Robinson   6.2
Keenan Lewis   5.4
Jamarca Sanford Que 5.0
Rafael Bush IR 3.8
Corey White   3.6
Kenny Vaccaro   0.0
Pierre Warren   0.0
Marcus Ball   0.0
Brian Dixon   0.0
Vinnie Sunseri IR 0.0

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Washington

Player Injury
Status
YTD Average
Fantasy Pts
Quarterbacks
Average 22.6ppg and NO Allows 21.4ppg ( -6%)
Robert Griffin III   21.9
Kirk Cousins   11.3
Colt McCoy IR 8.9
Running Backs
Average 19.5ppg and NO Allows 24.8ppg (+ 27%)
Alfred Morris   15.4
Darrel Young   2.9
Roy Helu Pro 1.6
Chris Thompson   0.0
Silas Redd   0.0
Wide Receivers
Average 25.4ppg and NO Allows 28.1ppg (+ 11%)
Pierre Garcon   8.9
DeSean Jackson   7.4
Andre Roberts   7.3
Santana Moss   6.7
Leonard Hankerson   4.9
Ryan Grant   0.0
Tight Ends
Average 4.4ppg and NO Allows 8.2ppg (+ 88%)
Logan Paulsen   2.8
Niles Paul   2.1
Jordan Reed Pro 0.0
Kickers
Average 7.6ppg and NO Allows 8.9ppg (+ 17%)
Kai Forbath   7.6
Defensive Linemen
Average 7.4ppg and NO Allows 12.0ppg (+ 61%)
Jason Hatcher Que 3.8
Barry Cofield   3.2
Stephen Bowen   3.1
Frank Kearse   2.3
Jarvis Jenkins   1.5
Kedric Golston   1.5
Chris Baker Pro 1.3
Chris Neild IR 0.0
Linebackers
Average 31.3ppg and NO Allows 21.6ppg ( -31%)
Perry Riley   7.4
Brian Orakpo IR 6.5
Ryan Kerrigan   5.9
Akeem Jordan IR 2.9
Adam Hayward IR 1.9
Keenan Robinson Que 1.3
Will Compton Pro 0.0
Defensive Backs
Average 31.3ppg and NO Allows 33.7ppg (+ 8%)
Brandon Meriweather Que 11.0
Ryan Clark   7.3
Deangelo Hall IR 7.1
Tracy Porter IR 6.9
E.J. Biggers   4.7
Justin Rogers   2.8
Phillip Thomas   0.0
Kenny Okoro   0.0
Duke Ihenacho IR 0.0
Bashaud Breeland   0.0
Trent Robinson Que 0.0
David Amerson   0.0
Akeem Davis   0.0

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