This article attempts to highlight some of the best and worst matchups for wide receivers and tight ends each week. Using player tracking data from various sources (NFL.com, Pro Football Focus, ESPN, etc.) as well as reviews of recent trends, I look for situations to exploit or avoid when setting your weekly lineups. Given that this article is intended to help across all sites (both DFS and season-long), variations in pricing and scoring systems are not taken into account so obviously, the values could shift depending on where you are playing. The main intent of this article is simply to call out some players who could be significantly helped or hurt by their situations each week.
WR Robert Woods (LAR vs DAL):
Move over Cooper Kupp, it is Woods that has been on fire for this Rams team in recent weeks. He has had at least 15 points or more in his last 4 matchups and will be taking on a Cowboys defense that has allowed 7 touchdowns and the 3rd most fantasy points per touch to opposing wide receivers. Woods has a whopping 47 targets in his past 4 games and finally found the end zone for the first time this season last week against Seattle. He is the hot hand right now in this offense and look for the Rams to ride him as they fight for a playoff spot.