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Saquon
Barkley
College Penn State
Team New York Giants
26RB
6'0"Height
233Weight
22Age
2Exp
11Bye
Saquon Barkley's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest pre-season projection, you can expect Saquon Barkley will be an elite fantasy starter. His 266 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of Ezekiel Elliott making him our #1 ranked running back. He has averaged 18.42 fantasy points in his past 16 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 16.6 fantasy points. At 99% ownership, he is also the #1 most highly owned running back. Saquon Barkley is expected to slightly improve on last season's #2 fantasy position rank.

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Saquon Barkley is projected for 14.9 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #2 ranked running back and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Nick Chubb but behind Christian McCaffrey. His projected rank in Week 2 is the same as it is in Week 1. He is projected for 16.1 fantasy points.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2018NYG161626113075.01781150
Career (2 Seasons)161626113075.01781150
YEARTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLGTD20+40+1ST
2018NYG1616917217.925745230
Career (2 Seasons)1616917217.925745230
2019 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDFL
* Indicates player did not play that week