Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 9 WRs
 
 
 
 
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 9

This tool is not meant to be a replacement for our weekly player rankings, although matchups are taken into consideration for those as well. You shouldn't bench a stud player who has a difficult matchup or automatically start a fantasy backup who has an easy matchup. It's meant to be a helpful tool when deciding between two closely ranked players. The matchups are graded on how many fantasy points the opposing team surrendered to this position on average.

Week:

Easiest Matchups

  1. Houston vs. Philadelphia (allows 28.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 DeAndre Hopkins, WR2 Cecil Shorts, WR3 Damaris Johnson, WR4 Keshawn Martin, WR5 DeVier Posey
  2. Minnesota vs. Washington (allows 27.2 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Mike Wallace, WR2 Charles Johnson, WR3 Jarius Wright (Pro), WR4 Cordarrelle Patterson, WR5 Adam Thielen
  3. Philadelphia at Houston (allows 26.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Jordan Matthews, WR2 Riley Cooper, WR3 Josh Huff, WR4 Jeff Maehl, WR7 Miles Austin (IR)
  4. Cleveland vs. Tampa Bay (allows 26.6 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Josh Gordon, WR2 Brian Hartline, WR3 Andrew Hawkins, WR4 Travis Benjamin, WR5 Taylor Gabriel
  5. Pittsburgh vs. Baltimore (allows 25.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Antonio Brown, WR2 Martavis Bryant, WR3 Markus Wheaton, WR4 L'Damian Washington
  6. Carolina vs. New Orleans (allows 25.0 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Kelvin Benjamin, WR2 Jerricho Cotchery, WR3 Philly Brown, WR4 Brenton Bersin, WR5 Ted Ginn Jr.
  7. Baltimore at Pittsburgh (allows 24.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Steve Smith, WR2 Marlon Brown, WR3 Kamar Aiken, WR4 Michael Campanaro, WR5 Aldrick Robinson
  8. San Diego at Miami (allows 24.7 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Keenan Allen (Pro), WR2 Malcom Floyd, WR3 Stevie Johnson (Pro), WR4 Jacoby Jones, WR5 Austin Pettis
  9. San Francisco vs. St. Louis (allows 24.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Torrey Smith, WR2 Anquan Boldin, WR3 Bruce Ellington, WR4 Quinton Patton, WR5 Jerome Simpson
  10. New Orleans at Carolina (allows 23.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Brandin Cooks (IR), WR2 Marques Colston, WR3 Nick Toon, WR4 Jalen Saunders, WR5 Seantavius Jones

Toughest Matchups

  1. Oakland at Seattle (allows 14.1 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 James Jones, WR2 Rod Streater (Ir-), WR3 Andre Holmes, WR4 Brice Butler, WR5 Kenbrell Thompkins
  2. New England vs. Denver (allows 19.0 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Julian Edelman, WR2 Brandon LaFell (Que), WR3 Danny Amendola, WR4 Aaron Dobson (IR), WR5 Brandon Gibson
  3. Jacksonville at Cincinnati (allows 19.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Allen Robinson (IR), WR2 Marqise Lee, WR3 Justin Blackmon (Sus), WR4 Ace Sanders, WR5 Tommy Streeter
  4. Arizona at Dallas (allows 19.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Larry Fitzgerald, WR2 Michael Floyd, WR3 John Brown, WR4 Jaron Brown (Que), WR5 Brittan Golden
  5. Denver at New England (allows 19.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Demaryius Thomas, WR2 Emmanuel Sanders, WR3 Cody Latimer, WR4 Andre Caldwell, WR5 Kyle Williams (Que)
  6. Seattle vs. Oakland (allows 19.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Doug Baldwin, WR2 Jermaine Kearse, WR3 Ricardo Lockette, WR4 Chris Matthews, WR5 Paul Richardson (IR)
  7. New York Giants vs. Indianapolis (allows 20.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Odell Beckham (Pro), WR2 Victor Cruz (IR), WR3 Rueben Randle, WR4 Corey Washington, WR5 Dwayne Harris
  8. New York Jets at Kansas City (allows 20.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Brandon Marshall (IR), WR2 Eric Decker, WR3 Jeremy Kerley, WR4 T.J. Graham, WR5 Quincy Enunwa
  9. Washington at Minnesota (allows 21.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 DeSean Jackson, WR2 Pierre Garcon, WR3 Andre Roberts, WR4 Ryan Grant
  10. St. Louis at San Francisco (allows 21.7 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Brian Quick (IR), WR2 Kenny Britt, WR3 Tavon Austin, WR4 Stedman Bailey, WR5 Chris Givens