Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 11 RBs
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 11

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. Oakland at Houston (allows 24.8 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Maurice Jones-Drew (Pro), RB2 Darren McFadden, RB3 Marcel Reece
  2. Houston vs. Oakland (allows 23.5 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Arian Foster (IR), RB2 Dennis Johnson (Out), RB3 Javarris Williams, RB3 Jonathan Grimes
  3. Miami vs. San Diego (allows 23.3 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Lamar Miller, RB2 Mike Gillislee (Out)
  4. Cleveland at Cincinnati (allows 20.7 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Ben Tate (IR), RB2 Dion Lewis (IR), RB3 Edwin Baker, RB4 Fozzy Whittaker, RB5 Chris Ogbonnaya
  5. New England at Carolina (allows 20.5 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Shane Vereen (Pro), RB3 Stevan Ridley, RB4 Brandon Bolden
  6. Cincinnati vs. Cleveland (allows 20.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Giovani Bernard, RB2 BenJarvus Green-Ellis
  7. Arizona at Jacksonville (allows 19.9 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Andre Ellington, RB2 Stepfan Taylor (Out)
  8. New Orleans vs. San Francisco (allows 19.9 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Pierre Thomas (Pro), RB2 Mark Ingram, RB3 Khiry Robinson, RB4 Travaris Cadet (Out)
  9. Tampa Bay vs. Atlanta (allows 19.6 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Doug Martin (IR), RB2 Mike James (IR), RB3 Bobby Rainey, RB4 Brian Leonard
  10. New York Jets at Buffalo (allows 19.1 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Chris Ivory (Pro), RB2 Bilal Powell, RB3 Mike Goodson (IR)

Toughest Matchups

  1. New York Giants vs. Green Bay (allows 0.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Rashad Jennings, RB2 David Wilson (IR), RB3 Peyton Hillis (Pro)
  2. Tennessee vs. Indianapolis (allows 0.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB2 Shonn Greene
  3. Minnesota at Seattle (allows 0.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Adrian Peterson (Out), RB3 Matt Asiata (Pro)
  4. Seattle vs. Minnesota (allows 0.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Marshawn Lynch (Pro), RB2 Christine Michael (Out), RB3 Robert Turbin
  5. Baltimore at Chicago (allows 13.8 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Ray Rice (Pro), RB2 Bernard Pierce
  6. San Diego at Miami (allows 13.8 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Ryan Mathews (Pro), RB2 Donald Brown, RB3 Danny Woodhead, RB4 Ronnie Brown
  7. Chicago vs. Baltimore (allows 13.8 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Matt Forte
  8. San Francisco at New Orleans (allows 14.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 Frank Gore (Pro), RB2 Kendall Hunter, RB3 Marcus Lattimore (IR), RB4 LaMichael James
  9. Jacksonville vs. Arizona (allows 14.0 points per game to RBs)
    RB2 Toby Gerhart, RB3 Jordan Todman, RB3 Denard Robinson
  10. Philadelphia vs. Washington (allows 16.6 points per game to RBs)
    RB1 LeSean McCoy, RB2 Darren Sproles, RB3 Chris Polk, RB4 Bryce Brown
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