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Buddy
Howell
College Florida Atlantic
Team Houston Texans
38RB
6'1"Height
218Weight
24Age
3Exp
8Bye
Buddy Howell's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Buddy Howell 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 #74 behind Khari Blasingame and ahead of Ryquell Armstead. He is less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #79 ranked running back. Buddy Howell is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #123 fantasy position rank.

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WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

Week 6 was his best week where he put up 2 FPs and was the #52 running back. Buddy Howell had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

BUDDY HOWELL IS A BAD DFS VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $4.5K AND DRAFTKINGS AT $3.5K

He is projected for 1.6 FanDuel points and 1.7 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$3572 short of $4.5K on FanDuel and -$2756 short of $3.5K 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
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2019HOU1605102.00401
2018HOU150000.00000
Career (3 Seasons)3105102.00401
YEARTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLGTD20+40+1ST
2019HOU160000.0000000
2018HOU150000.0000000
Career (3 Seasons)310000.00-1270000
2020 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDFL
* Indicates player did not play that week