Week 5 features a matchup of undefeated teams as 2nd-place teamaiguier (4-0, 351.98) matches up with 1st-place omma987 (4-0, 403.74). Updated projections have teamaiguier on top by 20.08 points, 91.62 - 71.54.
teamaiguier has Coby Fleener (8.90 projected points) and T.Y. Hilton (9.70 projected points) playing tonight, while all of the starters for omma987 are scheduled to play later in the week. Three of the four other league matchups get underway tonight.
teamaiguier has the biggest advantage at the WR position, where they are projected to outscore omma987, 34.50 - 17.60. For omma987 to compete, they'll need to capitalize at the RB position, where Justin Forsett and Carlos Hyde are expected to beat Adrian Peterson and Jeremy Hill, 24.40 - 15.80. teamaiguier has six players (including Matthew Stafford and Jeremy Hill) facing a top-10-ranked defense this week. omma987 has four starters (including Justin Forsett and Larry Fitzgerald) going up against a top-10 defense and one (Carlos Hyde) against a defense ranked in the bottom 10.
teamaiguier didn't make any lineup changes since Tuesday, but still has Adrian Peterson (bye) in their starting lineup. They might consider picking up Jordan Matthews (13.90 projected points) to start over Hilton (9.70 projected points) and adding Delanie Walker (12.30 projected points) to start in place of Fleener (8.90 projected points).
omma987 has not made any changes to their lineup, but still has two players with zero projected points. They could be interested in starting Tom Brady (20.26 projected points) over Tyrod Taylor (11.54 projected points) and substituting in Donte Moncrief (11.00 projected points) for Travis Benjamin (5.80 projected points).