Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 15 WRs
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 15

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.


Easiest Matchups

  1. Tampa Bay at Carolina (allows 28.1 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Vincent Jackson, WR4 Russell Shepard, WR5 Chris Owusu, WR6 Louis Murphy
  2. New Orleans at Chicago (allows 27.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Marques Colston (Pro), WR2 Kenny Stills, WR3 Nick Toon (Out), WR4 Robert Meachem
  3. Cleveland vs. Cincinnati (allows 27.1 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Josh Gordon, WR2 Greg Little, WR3 Andrew Hawkins, WR4 Travis Benjamin (IR)
  4. Houston at Indianapolis (allows 25.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Andre Johnson (Pro), WR2 DeAndre Hopkins (Pro), WR3 Keshawn Martin
  5. Atlanta vs. Pittsburgh (allows 25.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Julio Jones (IR), WR2 Roddy White, WR3 Harry Douglas, WR4 Devin Hester, WR5 Drew Davis
  6. Cincinnati at Cleveland (allows 24.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 A.J. Green, WR2 Marvin Jones, WR3 Mohamed Sanu, WR4 Brandon Tate
  7. Arizona at St. Louis (allows 24.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Larry Fitzgerald, WR2 Michael Floyd, WR3 Ted Ginn
  8. St. Louis vs. Arizona (allows 23.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Tavon Austin (Out), WR2 Chris Givens, WR3 Stedman Bailey, WR4 Kenny Britt (Out), WR5 Austin Pettis
  9. San Francisco at Seattle (allows 23.7 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Michael Crabtree (Pro), WR2 Anquan Boldin, WR3 Quinton Patton, WR4 Jon Baldwin (Out)
  10. Oakland at Kansas City (allows 23.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 James Jones, WR2 Denarius Moore (Pro), WR3 Rod Streater, WR4 Andre Holmes, WR5 Greg Jenkins

Toughest Matchups

  1. Buffalo vs. Green Bay (allows 17.1 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Stevie Johnson (Out), WR2 Robert Woods, WR2 Mike Williams (IR), WR3 Marquise Goodwin (Pro), WR4 T.J. Graham
  2. Baltimore vs. Jacksonville (allows 17.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Torrey Smith (Pro), WR2 Steve Smith (Out), WR3 Jacoby Jones, WR4 Marlon Brown, WR5 Deonte Thompson (Out)
  3. Philadelphia vs. Dallas (allows 18.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Jeremy Maclin (IR), WR2 Riley Cooper, WR3 Damaris Johnson
  4. Tennessee vs. New York Jets (allows 18.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Kendall Wright, WR2 Nate Washington, WR3 Justin Hunter, WR4 Dexter McCluster
  5. New England vs. Miami (allows 18.6 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Julian Edelman, WR2 Brandon LaFell, WR3 Danny Amendola (Pro), WR4 Aaron Dobson (Pro), WR5 Kenbrell Thompkins (Pro)
  6. New York Giants vs. (allows 18.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Victor Cruz (Out), WR2 Rueben Randle, WR3 Jerrel Jernigan, WR4 Mario Manningham (IR), WR5 Trindon Holliday (Pro)
  7. Minnesota at Detroit (allows 18.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Cordarrelle Patterson (Pro), WR2 Greg Jennings, WR3 Jerome Simpson, WR4 Lestar Jean, WR4 Jarius Wright
  8. San Diego vs. Denver (allows 18.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Keenan Allen, WR2 Vincent Brown, WR3 Eddie Royal (Pro), WR4 Seyi Ajirotutu
  9. Dallas at Philadelphia (allows 19.0 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Dez Bryant (Pro), WR2 Terrance Williams, WR3 Cole Beasley, WR4 Dwayne Harris (Pro)
  10. Green Bay at Buffalo (allows 20.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Randall Cobb (Pro), WR2 Jordy Nelson, WR3 Jarrett Boykin
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