Who Should I Start? O.J. Howard or Irv Smith Jr.

Week 1 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
5.3 0.0 0.0 2.0 21.8 0.2

O.J. Howard News

Heading north to Buffalo

Wednesday, March 16, 3:56 PM

Howard is signing with the Bills on a one-year, $3.5 million deal worth up to $5 million, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports, per a source.

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."

O.J. Howard vs. Irv Smith Jr.

Still trying to decide between Howard and Smith Jr.? Check on the latest news to make sure both players are active and healthy. Our PPR projections show that O.J. Howard is projected to score 5.3 points this week while Irv Smith Jr. is projected to score 9.6 points.

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