There are many tough decisions, but not many are tougher than whether you should start or fade a player for DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports). This article will make these decisions easier than harder. Read up, and enjoy three fantasy football stats to know about for each NFL Week 4 game!
Fantasy Football Stats For Every NFL Week 4 Matchup
Miami Dolphins vs Cincinnati Bengals
Jaylen Waddle has scored 15+ points in PPR Leagues in every game this season, with two of his games being targeted fewer than seven times. The Cincinnati Bengals have allowed two WRs to score over 15 fantasy points. One of them was targeted seven or fewer times.
The Bengals are one of four teams to allow only two total touchdowns scored by QBs, which is the least in all games this season. Tua Tagovailoa has only scored multiple touchdowns in one game this season.
The Miami Dolphins have allowed 11 straight RBs that have seen 12+ attempts against them to have more than 60 rushing yards. Joe Mixon has seen 12 carries in all games this season, but he has gone over 60 rushing yards in one of those games.
Minnesota Vikings vs New Orleans Saints
The Minnesota Vikings are one of four teams to have allowed two WRs in the same game to score 13+ points in the last two weeks. In every game this season, the Saints have scored two different WRs to score 13+ points in PPR leagues.
The last time Adam Thielen was the highest-scoring Vikings WR in a game was in Week 12 of last season. In the last three games, including playoffs, against the Saints, Adam Thielen has seen 7+ receptions for 95+ yards and scored a touchdown in two of the games. In the last game against the Saints, Thielen outscored Justin Jefferson in PPR, 23.7 to 14.5.
No Saints RB has scored 10 fantasy points this season. The Vikings have allowed a 10+ fantasy point RB in all games this season.
Cleveland Browns vs Atlanta Falcons
Nick Chubb and Cordarrelle Patterson are two of the top three RBs in rushing yards and both have two 100+ rushing yard games. But, both the Cleveland Browns and Atlanta Falcons defense have not allowed a 70+ total yard RB this season.
David Njoku blew up in Week 3, and it could get even better. The Falcons have allowed a TE to score 12+ fantasy points in PPR leagues (that stat does include Taysom Hill, with his 81-yard and one rushing TD game).
The Browns have allowed a QB to throw for more than 200 yards, and score more than 15 points, in every game this season. Marcus Mariota has thrown for over 200 yards in two of his three games, and he scored over 18 fantasy points in all three games this season.
Buffalo Bills vs Baltimore Ravens
Lamar Jackson has scored 3+ TDs in all three games this season. The last time the Buffalo Bills allowed a QB to have three or more TDs in the regular season was Week 14 of the 2021 Season.
Justin Tucker has scored five or more points in each game this season. The Bills have not allowed a kicker to score more than five points this season, and only allowed one FG attempt this season, which is tied for second-fewest this season.
Josh Allen has 300 or more total yards in all three games this season. He has also thrown for multiple touchdowns and scored 30+ in fantasy football stats. The Baltimore Ravens have allowed a 300-yard passer in all games this season and one 30+ fantasy point QB.
Washington Commanders vs Dallas Cowboys
Carson Wentz, in his four games against the Cowboys in Dallas, has averaged: 195.6 total yards, 1.8 Touchdowns and 0.6 Interceptions. Only one time has Carson Wentz scored more than 20 fantasy points against the Cowboys in Dallas.
The Cowboys have not allowed a WR to go over 90 yards since Week 13 of the 2021 season. That includes stopping Terry McLaurin twice, who they held to a total of 40 receiving yards.
The Washington Commanders have allowed a 12-target WR to go for more than 115 yards in each game this season. CeeDee Lamb has been targeted 11 or more times in both games this season with Cooper Rush at QB.
Seattle Seahawks vs Detroit Lions
When D’Andre Swift missed four games last year, no Detroit Lions RB scored more than 13 points in PPR fantasy football stats. The Seattle Seahawks have allowed an RB to score more than 12 points in each game this season, with two of them scoring 20 or more points.
Jared Goff has scored more than 18 fantasy points in two of the three games this season. The Seahawks have allowed more than 18 fantasy points to QBs in all games this season.
The Lions have allowed a QB to have more than 250 total yards, throw no interceptions, and score a touchdown in all games this season. This is something that Geno Smith did last week against the Falcons.
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Los Angeles Chargers vs Houston Texans
The Los Angeles Chargers are still on a six-game streak of having a WR not named Keenan Allen score more than 15 points. This six-game streak also includes when Joshua Palmer scored more 15.3 points against the Texans in Week 16 last year. Good thing the Houston Texans have allowed a WR to score more than 15 points in two of their games this season.
The Texans have only allowed eight receptions to TEs this season, which is tied for second-fewest, and have not allowed a TE to score more than 10 points this season.
Dameon Pierce is tied for fifth-most rushing attempts in the last two weeks, with 35. The Chargers have allowed an RB to have 100+ total yards and score 15+ points in their last two games.
Tennessee Titans vs Indianapolis Colts
Ryan Tannehill has scored 22 or more fantasy points in two of three games this season. Tannehill is on a three-game streak against the Colts of scoring 25+ points in fantasy football stats. Although, the Colts have only allowed a QB to score 19 or 20 fantasy points this season.
The Titans are one of three teams to have not a WR score a TD this season. The Colts have allowed the Titans to score a WR touchdown in their last three games against each other.
In games where the Titans have seen an RB carry the ball 13+ times, they have allowed 90 or more total yards. Jonathan Taylor is on a 16-game streak of having 90 total yards when he carries the ball 13+ times.
Chicago Bears vs New York Giants
Khalil Herbert has seen 15+ carries in five games. In three of those games, he has scored more than 18 points in PPR fantasy football stats. The New York Giants have allowed an RB to score more than 14 fantasy points in each game this season.
The Chicago Bears are the only team to have scored WR touchdowns but not have any WRs score 15+ fantasy points in any game this season.
The Bears have allowed an RB to have more than 100 total yards and a touchdown in the past two games.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles
The Philadelphia Eagles have not allowed a QB to have 245 total yards. Trevor Lawrence has thrown a touchdown and 245 total yards in each game this season.
The Jacksonville Jaguars offense has scored 22+ points in all games this season. The last time the Jaguars scored 22 or more points in four straight games was in Weeks 13-16 of 2017. The Eagles have allowed a total of 15 points in the last two weeks.
Jalen Hurts has gone over 300 total yards in all three games this season. The Jaguars have allowed QB to go over 300 total yards in two of their three games this season.
New York Jets vs Pittsburgh Steelers
Tyler Conklin has been targeted seven or more times in each game this season. This has caused him to score more than 10 points in PPR Leagues in all of his games. In the two games the Steelers have allowed a TE to be targeted 7+ times, they have scored 9.6 points or more.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have allowed a WR to be targeted 10+ times and to score 20+ points in PPR fantasy football stats in every game this season. Garrett Wilson has been targeted 10 or more times twice this season. Also, Elijah Moore has been targeted 10 or more times once this season.
Pat Freiermuth is being targeted on average seven times this season. The New York Jets have allowed the last two TEs to score more than 10 points.
Arizona Cardinals vs Carolina Panthers
Christian McCaffrey has back-to-back 100-yard rushing games, the Arizona Cardinals have not allowed a 100-yard rusher this season. In their last three games when they saw an RB carry the ball 20+ times, they allowed a 100-yard rusher. McCaffrey saw 25 carries in Week 3’s win against the Saints.
The Arizona Cardinals are the worst against TEs in the first three games this season. The last time a Panthers TE scored more than 10 points in PPR leagues was Week 3 of the 2021 Season.
Matt Prater has not missed a field goal or PAT in his last six games. The Panthers have allowed a kicker to score 10 or more fantasy points in five of their last six games.
New England Patriots vs Green Bay Packers
Aaron Rodgers has only started against the New England Patriots twice in his career. In both games, he has thrown for multiple touchdowns and zero interceptions. The Patriots are one of two teams this season to allow under 100 passing attempts and five or more touchdowns.
Brian Hoyer has not won in his last 11 starts. In his last 13 starts, only five of them has Hoyer scored more than 20 fantasy points. The Green Bay Packers have not allowed a QB to score 18+ points in their last two games.
The New England Patriots are one of five teams to not have a TE be targeted five or more times this season. Dating back to last season, the Packers have allowed eight Touchdowns to TEs. Half of those TDs went to a TE targeted five or fewer times.
Denver Broncos vs Las Vegas Raiders
The Denver Broncos have scored the second-fewest points this season. The Las Vegas Raiders have allowed a QB to score more than 20 fantasy points, 250 passing yards and have multiple touchdowns in all games this season.
The Broncos have not allowed a 260-yard passer in any game this season. Derek Carr in his career at home against the Broncos has not thrown over 260 yards.
Josh Jacobs has not gone over 100 total yards in any game this season. The Broncos allowed their first 100-total yard RB last week. In three of his five career games against the Broncos, Jacobs has totaled over 100 yards. Jacobs has also scored multiple touchdowns three of those five games.
Kansas City Chiefs vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The last time Tom Brady scored fewer than 20 fantasy points in four straight games was Weeks 14-17 of the 2019 season. The good news is the Kansas City Chiefs have allowed a QB to score 19+ points in every game this season.
Patrick Mahomes is on a two-game streak of not going over 290 total yards. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have not allowed a 290 total yard QB since Week 14 of 2021.
In their last five regular season games, a Chiefs RB has scored 14 or more points in PPR fantasy football stats. The Buccaneers haven’t allowed an RB to score more than 10 this season.
Los Angeles Rams vs San Francisco 49ers
Last season, the Los Angeles Rams did not allow a San Francisco 49ers RB to score more than 10+ fantasy points against them. Alfred Morris, in 2018, is the last 49ers RB to have scored 15+ fantasy points against the Rams.
The 49ers have allowed TEs to have a total of 23 receiving yards in all three games this season. In two of the three games Tyler Higbee faced against the 49ers last year, he was held under 25 receiving yards.
The Rams have not allowed a TE to have over 50 receiving yards in their last four regular season games. George Kittle did not go over 51 receiving yards in all games against the Rams last season.
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