Welcome to the weekly wide receiver/cornerback breakdown! We will review each of the outside matchups, as well as my 10 favorite matchups in the slot. Then, below the charts in this article, I break down my four absolute favorite matchups. It is time for the playoffs! The wild card round is this weekend, so there aren’t a lot of games, but there still are some juicy matchups!  This article is critical for daily players, as this will help you gain a competitive advantage when setting your lineups. Follow me on Twitter (@fightingchance) as well!

Now, here are my 10 favorite matchups in the slot in Wild Card Weekend.


Michael Thomas vs. Xavier Rhodes

Yes, he is the most expensive receiver on the board by far, but damn it he is worth it! Thomas didn’t just have a big year, he had a historic one. Outside of the receptions record, he also topped 25 fantasy points in ten of sixteen games. That’s insane! He is the passing game, and now that Alvin Kamara is back...