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Darren
Fells
College California-Irvine
Team Houston Texans
87TE
6'7"Height
270Weight
34Age
7Exp
8Bye
Darren Fells's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Darren Fells to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 40 projected fantasy points puts him at #22 behind Austin Hooper and ahead of Jack Doyle. He has averaged 5.48 fantasy points in his past 37 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 4.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#26) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #27 ranked tight end. Darren Fells is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

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START EM ALERT: DARREN FELLS PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF TREY BURTON IN WEEK 9

Darren Fells is projected for 5.2 fantasy points in week 9 which ranks him a the #14 projected tight end for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Trey Burton but behind Jonnu Smith. Week 10 will not be as good based on projected rank (#21). He is projected for 4.5 fantasy points.

DARREN FELLS IS A BETTER VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $5.2K THAN ON DRAFTKINGS AT $4.2K

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 6.3 FD points and is worth -$945 less than $5.2K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.5 points and is worth -$1211 less than $4.2K. 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 upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLGTD20+40+1ST
2020HOU16142131214.864443116
2019HOU16143434110.032472022
2018CLE16111111710.64493116
2017DET16131717710.412333012
2016ARI1471415411.00371207
2015ARI14122131114.814834115
2014ARI10557114.20240104
Career (7 Seasons)16-312989.6105000
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2020HOU1614000.00000
2019HOU1614000.00000
2018CLE1611000.00000
2017DET1613000.00000
2016ARI147000.00000
2015ARI1412000.00000
2014ARI105000.00000
Career (7 Seasons)16-000.00000
2020 Situational Stats
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WINS400000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
LOSSES12000000000000000000000010000000000000000000000
Day of WeekG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
SUNDAY GAMES14000000000000000000000012000000000000000000000
OTHER DAYS (NON MON/SUN)200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
SEPTEMBER GAMES300000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
OCTOBER GAMES400000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
NOVEMBER GAMES400000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
DECEMBER GAMES400000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
JANUARY GAMES100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Div/ConfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
VS OWN DIVISION600000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
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Game ScoreG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
ON GRASS FIELDS600000000000000000000006000000000000000000000
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES1000000000000000000000008000000000000000000000
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Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
HOME GAMES800000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
ROAD GAMES800000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
AttemptsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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DownG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Game PeriodG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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MarginG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
MARGIN 0-7900000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
MARGIN 8-14200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
MARGIN 15+500000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
RoleG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
AS STARTER000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Season PartG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
FIRST HALF SEASON800000000000000000000008000000000000000000000
SECOND HALF SEASON800000000000000000000006000000000000000000000
WeatherG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
COLD WEATHER <= 40100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)300000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)500000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
FirstEnergy Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Arrowhead Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Ford Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
TIAA Bank Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Nissan Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Lucas Oil Stadium100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
NRG Stadium800000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
Soldier Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Heinz Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs Chicago Bears100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Cincinnati Bengals100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
vs Cleveland Browns100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Detroit Lions100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Green Bay Packers100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Tennessee Titans200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
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vs Kansas City Chiefs100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Minnesota Vikings100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs New England Patriots100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Pittsburgh Steelers100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Jacksonville Jaguars200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs Baltimore Ravens100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
2020 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTARRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
109/10@KCL34-2022199.50120000000
209/20BALL33-16422311.50131000000
309/27@PITL28-21200000000000
410/04MINL31-23222110.50140000000
510/11JACW30-14225728.50441000000
610/18@TENL42-36768514.17351000000
710/25GBL35-20000000000000
911/08@JACW27-25222613.00190000000
1011/15@CLEL10-7111515.00150000000
1111/22NEW27-20222914.50160000000
1211/26@DETW41-25000000000000
1312/06INDL26-20100000000000
1412/13@CHIL36-7111515.00150000000
1512/20@INDL27-20000000000000
1612/27CINL37-31212222.00221000000
1701/03TENL41-38000000000000
* Indicates player did not play that week