Who Should I Start? Blake Bell or Irv Smith Jr.

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
2.5 0.0 0.0 1.1 10.6 0.1

Blake Bell News

Remains in Kansas City

Thursday, March 24, 12:00 PM

Bell signed a one-year contract with Kansas City on Thursday.

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
9.6 0.0 0.0 3.7 37.8 0.4

Irv Smith Jr. News

Week 1 return plausible

Tuesday, August 2, 3:11 PM

The Vikings are hopeful that Smith -- who underwent thumb surgery Tuesday -- will be ready in time to play in Week 1, Kevin Seifert of ESPN reports. "We still feel very strongly about our process to get him back," coach Kevin O'Connell noted of the team's top tight end, "and hopefully have him -- barring any setbacks -- available for that opener."

Blake Bell vs. Irv Smith Jr.

Still trying to decide between Bell and Smith Jr.? Check on the latest news to make sure both players are active and healthy. Our PPR projections show that Blake Bell is projected to score 2.5 points this week while Irv Smith Jr. is projected to score 9.6 points.

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