Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

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5th ppr keeper??

Amari Cooper
Zach Ertz
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Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby KING » Sat May 05, 2018 8:31 am

Who would you keep as your 5th keeper?
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby Slackalacker » Sat May 05, 2018 8:50 am

Honestly I like Ertz more but I don’t see how you can let Cooper go.

Are you able to make keeper trades and offer them both to someone for another stud?
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby Fantasy>>>Reality » Sat May 05, 2018 9:00 am

love ertz but cooper for me
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QB: Prescott, J Allen
RB: Cook, R Jones, Chubb, Carson, Edmunds
WR: Diggs, JuJu, Woods, DJ Moore, A Miller, C Kirk, P Richardson, Godwin, Hollins
TE: Rudolph, Kittle

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Start 1QB, 1SF, 2RB, 2WR, 1Flex, 1TE
QB: Newton, Cousins, Prescott, Lamar Jackson
RB: Guice, Mack, Clement, Carson, Procise, John Williams
WR: Nuk, Diggs, Tate, Kelvin B, Woods, Godwin, Taywan Taylor, Samuel, Darboh, Callaway
TE: Eifert, Ebron, Jonnu Smith

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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby smallxl » Sat May 05, 2018 9:19 am

Same as everyone. Love Ertz but must keep Cooper
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QB: Prescott
RB: Barkley, Howard, Collins, Cohen, P Barber, C Thompson, Breida, Ekeler
WR: A Cooper, Cooks, Crowder, C. Davis, Lee, Stills, Lockett, Pryor, JJ Nelson
TE: Ertz, Sefarian-Jenkins

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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby Generic Username » Sat May 05, 2018 9:24 am

Ertz...positional scarcity for top end TEs wins out over the WR2 of Cooper

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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby jessup45 » Sat May 05, 2018 1:51 pm

Based on your team, Ertz. I like him more based on respective positional value
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QB: Newton, A. Smith
RB: L. Bell, Shady, Clement, Gillislee, Blount, Jstew, M. Jones, Jonathan Williams, Wilkins, Connor, Ivory
WR: A. Brown, Hilton, K. Allen, Crabtree, R. Mathews, A. Tate, Perrimen, C. Williams C. Patterson, C. Conley, Amendola, R. Grant
TE: Kelce, Ebron, Gathers, C. Herndon

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QB: Ryan, Roethlisberger, Foles
RB: L. Bell, Shady, Lynch, Gillislee, Joe Willaims, P. Barber, Jonathan Williams, J. Conner, I. Smith
WR: Thielen, A. Jeffery, D. Adams, JuJu, S. Roberts, Kearse, R Lewis, T. Sharpe, A. Callaway, A. Tate
TE: Eifert, Ebron, Cook, Dickson, S. Anderson
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RB: J. Howard, L. Miller, C. Thompson, RoJo, Chubb, C. Carson, P. Barber, Jonathan Williams,
WR: Hilton, Edelman, R. Anderson, C. Coleman, J. Crowder, M. Gallup, C. Kirk, Chark, White
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby Goddard » Sat May 05, 2018 6:21 pm

Very close, but since you already have the two best WRs in dynasty, I'd rather have a stud TE to go along with them. Can you trade Cooper for a pick or package him with Kamara and go after Zeke or Bell?

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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby M-Dub » Sat May 05, 2018 9:31 pm

Ertz. Not close. He’ll likely outscore Cooper in raw points at a position that is much more difficult to replace.
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby MMG » Sat May 05, 2018 9:46 pm

I vote Ertz as well....Cooper can be let go with your other WRs in line
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RB: A Abdullah, I Crowell, Jam Williams, M Lynch, B Powell, N Chubb, A Peterson
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby Trevormortis » Sat May 05, 2018 9:49 pm

Cooper or trade. Too much value there imho.
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QB - Roethlisberger, Darnold
RB - Barkley, Howard, Penny, Chubb
WR - OBJ, Cooks, Kupp, D. Thomas, Coutee, Gabriel, A. Miller, Tre'Quan Smith, Doctson
TE - Kelce, Olsen, Ebron

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QB - Wilson, Trubisky, Manning
RB - Kamara, Mixon, Howard, Ajayi, Collins, Mack, Guice, Ballage
WR - M. Thomas, Cooks, Diggs, Boyd, A. Coooper, D. Thomas, Coutee, A. Miller,
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby thebeast » Sun May 06, 2018 6:27 am

Cooper. It’s like people forget he had two 1000 yard seasons... I remember when people were down on Gurley last year too....
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby jcc6fd » Sun May 06, 2018 6:36 am

With only 5 keepers I’m assuming there’s plenty of talent in your draft. I’d be comfortable keeping Ertz over Cooper in this format
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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby jwb32 » Sun May 06, 2018 6:56 am

TEAM 1: 12 team league. 1.0 PPR WR/TE 0.5 PPR RB
Start 1QB, 2RBs, 3WRs, 1Flex, 1TE, 1D/ST, 1K.
QBs- Rivers, Mariota, Darnold
RBs- Mixon, Cook, RoJo, Murphy, McGuire(IR)
WRs- OBJ, Cooks, Watkins, Funchess, Cole, TTaylor, Boyd, Dorsett, ESB, Martshall, Bryant
TEs- Rudolph, McDonald, Akins
2019 - 1,1,3,4

TEAM 2: 12 team league. 0.5 ppr. TE 1 ppr
Start 1QB, 2RBs, 3WRs, 1Flex, 1TE,
QBs- Stafford,Bradford,Taylor
RBs- Cook, Guice, Coleman, Ajayi, Lindsay, Ekeler, Grant, Murphy
WRs- Cooks, Tate, Watkins, Boyd, Miller, Lee, RAnderson, Coutee, JGrant
TEs- Burton,Doyle,Hooper
2019 - 1,3

TEAM 3: 12 team league. 0.5 ppr.
Start 1QB, 2RBs, 2WRs, 2Flex, 1TE,
QBs- Roethlisberger,Rivers,Trubisky
RBs- Cook, Henry, Coleman, Gallman, Gillislee, Prosise, DWashington, DWilliams
WRs- Evans, Allen, Diggs, Fuller, Boyd, Shepard, Moncrief, Marshall, ZayJones, Taywan, Higgins
TEs- Njoku,Reed,Anderson
2019 - 1,3,3,4

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Re: Keep Amari Cooper or Zach Ertz?

Postby turcorox911 » Wed May 09, 2018 5:46 pm

Go with Ertz. A top-end TE over a guy like Cooper for sure.

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