Malcolm Jenkins Was the #8 Fantasy DB

2018 FANTASY RECAP AND 2019 FANTASY PROJECTION

Malcolm Jenkins was the #153 ranked fantasy player this season. His elite ranking was helped by his higher games played (16). Based on average fantasy points he is the #15 DB. He steadily increased his fantasy average as the season went on. He averaged 5.3 FPs in his first 5 games, 6.5 fantasy points in his next 5 and 7.6 FP after that. His fantasy production is stable and he is not as volatile as most players based on a below average standard deviation. Our projected ceiling for Jenkins when he 'goes off' is 12 fantasy points (his average is 6.5FPs) with a floor of 3 points. Malcolm Jenkins (2019 Season Projection: 74 Solo, 21 Ast, 0.9 Sacks, 0.9 INTs, 1 Fumrec, 6.1 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 #16 player at his position.

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STATISTICAL IMPROVEMENT OVER LAST SEASON

Getting older did not stop Jenkins from increasing production. His average Fantasy points increased by 16% this season.

SEASON TREND201820172016
Fantasy Points1048492
FP Average6.55.66.2
Regular Season GP161515

PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2017 TO 2018)

He was the #8 ranked fantasy DB based on total fantasy points. He averaged 6.5 FP per game (#15 ranked based on average). He is trending up based on improved per game fantasy ranking from 2017 to 2018. He is relatively weaker than stronger in more categories. The strengths are bolded below.

2017-2018FPDEFINTPDSOLOSACKFUMRECFUMFORCE
Stats (31 Games)191316132224NA
DB Rank#7#70#66#5#24#12#3#1
Average Stats6.20.10.524.30.060.060.13NA
DB Rank (Averages)#18#129#108#12#49#55#21#1
2018 SeasonFPDEFINTPDSOLOSACKFUMRECFUMFORCE
Stats (16 Games)1041874113NA
DB Rank#8#83#64#4#19#15#2#1
Average Stats6.50.060.54.60.060.060.19NA
DB Rank (Averages)#15#158#93#12#58#64#16#1
2017 SeasonFPDEFINTPDSOLOSACKFUMRECFUMFORCE
Stats (15 Games)862858111NA
DB Rank#29#46#67#19#14#24#23#1
Average Stats5.80.130.533.90.070.070.07NA
DB Rank (Averages)#38#72#99#26#31#54#62#1