Who Should I Start? Dalton Schultz or Irv Smith Jr.

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
12.5 0.0 0.0 4.9 51.5 0.4

Dalton Schultz News

Will play under franchise tag

Friday, July 15, 2:54 PM

Schultz is set to play the 2022 season on a one-year guaranteed franchise tag of $10.93 million, Nick Eatman of the Cowboys' official site reports.

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."

Dalton Schultz vs. Irv Smith Jr.

Still trying to decide between Schultz and Smith Jr.? Check on the latest news to make sure both players are active and healthy. Our PPR projections show that Dalton Schultz is projected to score 12.5 points this week while Irv Smith Jr. is projected to score 9.6 points.

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