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Deon
Cain
College Clemson
Team Pittsburgh Steelers
17WR
6'2"Height
202Weight
24Age
3Exp
8Bye
Deon Cain's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Deon Cain may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 2 projected fantasy points puts him at #107 behind Javon Wims and ahead of Pharoh Cooper. He is slightly less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #109 ranked wide receiver. Deon Cain is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #142 fantasy position rank.

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WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

His biggest fantasy week was week 1 where he had 3.5 fantasy points. His best weekly rank was in week 12 where he was the #57 wide receiver. Deon Cain had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

DEON CAIN IS A BAD DFS VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $4.7K AND DRAFTKINGS AT $3K

He is projected for 2.9 FanDuel points and 3.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$2885 short of $4.7K on FanDuel and -$1437 short of $3K on DraftKings. There should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and current week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLGTD20+40+1ST
2019PIT136912413.78350307
2018IND00000.00-1270000
Career (3 Seasons)16-1116014.5501000
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2019PIT136000.00000
2018IND00000.00-12700
Career (3 Seasons)16-000.00000
2020 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTARRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
* Indicates player did not play that week