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DeForest
Buckner
College Oregon
Team Indianapolis Colts
99DT
6'7"Height
295Weight
26Age
5Exp
7Bye
DeForest Buckner's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect DeForest Buckner to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 46 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Carlos Dunlap and ahead of Stephon Tuitt. He has averaged 4.91 fantasy points in his past 41 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 5.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. At 60% ownership, he is also the #7 most highly owned defensive lineman. DeForest Buckner is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #1 fantasy position rank.

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DEFOREST BUCKNER WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

DeForest Buckner is projected for 5.3 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #6 ranked defensive lineman and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Chase Winovich but behind Stephon Tuitt. Week 10 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 5 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. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGTKLASTSACKSINTYDSLGTDPASS DEF
2020IND1537219.500003
2019SF1634287.500012
2018SF1644231200003
2017SF164516300005
2016SF154330600001
Career (5 Seasons)78 203.0118 3800-127114
2020 Situational Stats
Game ResultG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
WINS11000000000000000100000010000000000000000000000
LOSSES400000000000000010000004000000000000000000000
Day of WeekG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
SUNDAY GAMES14000000000000000200000013000000000000000000000
OTHER DAYS (NON MON/SUN)100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
SEPTEMBER GAMES300000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
OCTOBER GAMES300000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
NOVEMBER GAMES400000000000000010000004000000000000000000000
DECEMBER GAMES400000000000000010000003000000000000000000000
JANUARY GAMES100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Div/ConfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
VS OWN DIVISION500000000000000010000004000000000000000000000
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION10000000000000000100000010000000000000000000000
VS AFC TEAMS11000000000000000200000010000000000000000000000
VS NFC TEAMS400000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
Game ScoreG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
ON GRASS FIELDS600000000000000000000006000000000000000000000
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES900000000000000020000008000000000000000000000
INDOOR GAMES600000000000000010000005000000000000000000000
OUTDOOR GAMES900000000000000010000009000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
HOME GAMES700000000000000020000006000000000000000000000
ROAD GAMES800000000000000000000008000000000000000000000
AttemptsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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DownG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Game PeriodG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
1ST HALF000000000000000010000000000000000000000000000
2ND HALF000000000000000010000000000000000000000000000
1ST QUARTER000000000000000010000000000000000000000000000
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3RD QUARTER000000000000000010000000000000000000000000000
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FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 7000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
MarginG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
MARGIN 0-7600000000000000010000005000000000000000000000
MARGIN 8-14400000000000000010000004000000000000000000000
MARGIN 15+500000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
RoleG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
AS STARTER000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Season PartG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
FIRST HALF SEASON800000000000000010000008000000000000000000000
SECOND HALF SEASON700000000000000010000006000000000000000000000
POST SEASON100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
WeatherG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
COLD WEATHER <= 40100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
HOT WEATHER >= 80100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)500000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)200000000000000010000002000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
FirstEnergy Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Allegiant Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Ford Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
TIAA Bank Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Nissan Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Lucas Oil Stadium700000000000000020000006000000000000000000000
NRG Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Soldier Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Heinz Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs Chicago Bears100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Cincinnati Bengals100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Cleveland Browns100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Detroit Lions100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Green Bay Packers100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Tennessee Titans100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Las Vegas Raiders100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Minnesota Vikings100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs New York Jets100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Pittsburgh Steelers100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Jacksonville Jaguars200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs Baltimore Ravens100000000000000010000001000000000000000000000
vs Houston Texans200000000000000010000001000000000000000000000
2020 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTKATKSACKINTINTYDINTLGPDEFINTTDDFRFFDFRYDDFRTD
109/13@JACL27-204.020000000000
209/20MINW28-111.021.5000000000
309/27NYJW36-74.020000000000
410/04@CHIW19-111.020000100000
510/11@CLEL32-233.020000000000
610/18CINW31-274.011000000000
811/01@DETW41-210.010000000000
911/08BALL24-102.030000000100
1011/12@TENW34-173.020000000000
1111/22GBW34-311.000000001000
*1211/29TENL45-26000000000000
1312/06@HOUW26-204.002000000000
1412/13@LVW44-273.010000000000
1512/20HOUW27-203.013000000100
1612/27@PITL28-241.010000100000
1701/03JACW28-143.012000100000
* Indicates player did not play that week