Duke Riley is Projected to Be the #90 LB in 2019

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Duke Riley is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 63 projected fantasy points puts him at #90 behind Craig Robertson and ahead of Hardy Nickerson. He has averaged 4.12 fantasy points in his past 12 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 4 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#93) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Duke Riley is expected to come up short of last season's #80 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON LB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#88 B.J. Goodson64 FP, 3.98 per game52 FP, 15 gp, 3.5 per game (#99)
#89 Craig Robertson64 FP, 3.97 per game52 FP, 15 gp, 3.5 per game (#99)
#90 Duke Riley63 FP, 3.95 per game50 FP, 12 gp, 4.1 per game (#74)
#91 Hardy Nickerson62 FP, 3.89 per game46 FP, 12 gp, 3.9 per game (#86)
#92 Leonard Floyd61 FP, 3.81 per game62 FP, 15 gp, 4.1 per game (#76)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Duke Riley is projected for 3.9 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #91 projected linebacker and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. This is a typical week for him with a FP projection that is the same as his projected per game average over the rest of the season. He is ranked above Davin Bellamy but behind Jordan Evans. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#87). He is projected for 3.9 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#89 Elandon Roberts3.97 FP3.71 FP
#90 Jordan Evans3.96 FP4.14 FP
#91 Duke Riley3.93 FP3.95 FP
#92 Davin Bellamy3.92 FP3.78 FP
#93 Kenny Young3.89 FP4.27 FP
WEEK 2 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#85 Davin Bellamy3.98 FP3.78 FP
#86 Elijah Lee3.95 FP4.38 FP
#87 Duke Riley3.94 FP3.95 FP
#88 Kenny Young3.93 FP4.27 FP
#89 Mario Addison3.92 FP4.02 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

DUKE RILEYFPSOLOSACKFFINTPD
2019 Projection6345.10.70.50.21.8
-- Per Game (16 Proj)4.02.820.040.030.010.11
Week 1 @MIN3.92.800.040.030.010.12
Week 2 vs PHI3.92.800.040.030.010.11
2018 Season49.5370002
-- Per Game (12 GP)4.13.10.000.000.000.17