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Linval
Joseph
College East Carolina
Team Minnesota Vikings
98DT
6'4"Height
329Weight
30Age
10Exp
12Bye
Linval Joseph's Fantasy Scouting Report

2018 FANTASY RECAP AND 2019 FANTASY PROJECTION

Linval Joseph was the number #30 ranked defensive lineman. His elite ranking was helped by his higher games played (15). Based on average fantasy points he is the #46 defensive lineman. He showed improvement from his start of the season to the middle of his season, but then his production dropped off. In his middle 6 games he averaged 3.9 fantasy points which was higher than his start (3.4 FP) and his ending average (3 FP). Using standard deviation as an indicator of consistency, Joseph is relatively inconsistent capable of very high highs and equally low lows. He averaged 3.5 FPs, but on any given day his projected ceiling is as high as 14 fantasy points. Linval Joseph (2019 Season Projection: 32 Solo, 24 Ast, 3.9 Sacks, 1.5 Fumrec, 1.2 PDs) is projected to take a slight step downward in the upcoming fantasy season. His rank based on total projected fantasy points has him as the #33 player at his position.

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DOWNWARD STATISTICAL CAREER TREND

His fantasy point average has dropped for the past two seasons. His average Fantasy points have dropped by 20% over this time frame.

PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2017 TO 2018)

Linval Joseph played in 15 games in 2018. He was the #30 ranked fantasy DL based on total fantasy points. He averaged 3.5 FP per game (#45 ranked based on average). He is trending down based on lower per game fantasy ranking from 2017 to 2018. He is stronger in certain categories which are bolded below.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGTKLASTSACKSINTYDSLGTDPASS DEF
2018MIN153623100010
2017MIN1639283.500000
2016MIN163740400000
2015MIN1242130.500001
2014MIN162919300001
2013NYG153326300000
2012NYG163326400000
2011NYG163415200004
2010NYG662000000
Career (10 Seasons)128 289.0192 2100-12716
2018 Situational Stats
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
DECEMBER GAMES550000
NOVEMBER GAMES330000
OCTOBER GAMES330001
SEPTEMBER GAMES440000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
MONDAY GAMES110000
OTHER DAYS (NON MON/SUN)110000
SUNDAY GAMES13130001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
WINS770001
LOSSES770000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
HOME GAMES880000
ROAD GAMES770001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
CenturyLink Field110000
Ford Field110000
Gillette Stadium110000
Lambeau Field110000
Lincoln Financial Field110001
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum110000
Soldier Field110000
U.S. Bank Stadium880000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
vs Arizona Cardinals110000
vs Buffalo Bills110000
vs Chicago Bears220000
vs Detroit Lions220000
vs Green Bay Packers220000
vs Los Angeles Rams110000
vs Miami Dolphins110000
vs New England Patriots110000
vs New Orleans Saints110000
vs Philadelphia Eagles110001
vs Seattle Seahawks110000
vs San Francisco 49ers110000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)220000
COLD WEATHER <= 40110000
HOT WEATHER >= 80110000
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)220001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
INDOOR GAMES990000
OUTDOOR GAMES660001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES11110000
ON GRASS FIELDS440001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
MARGIN 0-7550001
MARGIN 15+440000
MARGIN 8-14660000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
FIRST HALF SEASON770001
SECOND HALF SEASON880000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION990001
VS OWN DIVISION660000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
VS AFC TEAMS330000
VS NFC TEAMS12120001
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
LAST TWO MINUTES OF HALF000000
OPP 19-1 - BY YARD LINE000000
FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 7000000
FOURTH DOWN000000
BEHIND BY 9-TO-16 POINTS000000
FIRST DOWN000000
OPP 49-20 - BY YARD LINE000001
OVERTIME000000
TIED000001
TIES110000
THIRD DOWN000001
SECOND DOWN000000
OWN 1-20 - BY YARD LINE000000
OWN 21-50 - BY YARD LINE000000
BEHIND BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000000
BEHIND000000
3RD QUARTER000000
4TH QUARTER000000
2ND QUARTER000000
2ND HALF000000
1ST HALF000001
1ST QUARTER000001
AHEAD000000
AHEAD BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000000
ATTEMPTS 21-THROUGH-30000000
ATTEMPTS 31+000000
ATTEMPTS 11-THROUGH-20000000
ATTEMPTS 1-THROUGH-10000000
AHEAD BY 9-TO-16 POINTS000000
AS STARTER000000
OVERALL15150001
2018 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTKATKSACKINTINTYDINTLGPDEFINTTDDFRFFDFRYDDFRTD
109/09SFW24-164.000000000100
209/16@GBL29-294.000000000000
309/23BUFL27-62.040000000000
409/27@LARL38-310.030000000000
510/07@PHIW23-214.0110000010641
610/14ARIW27-172.010000000000
*710/21@NYJW37-170.000000000000
810/28NOL30-204.020000000000
911/04DETW24-90.010000000000
10BYE-L0-0------------
1111/18@CHIL25-201.010000000000
1312/02@NEL24-105.020000000000
1412/10@SEAL21-74.060000000000
1512/16MIAW41-170.010000000000
1612/23@DETW27-92.000000000000
1712/30CHIL24-103.010000000000
* Indicates player did not play that week