DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK
Draft Fletcher Cox as a week-to-week fantasy spot starter in 2019. His 59 projected fantasy points puts him at #32 behind Kawann Short and ahead of Derek Barnett. He has averaged 3.72 fantasy points in his past 16 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. His projected per game average is 3.7 fantasy points. Fletcher Cox is expected to come up short of last season's #21 fantasy position rank.
|REST OF SEASON DL RANK||PROJECTION||FANTASY STATS SINCE 2018|
|#30 Nick Bosa||61 FP, 3.8 per game||1.03 FP|
|#31 Kawann Short||59 FP, 3.68 per game||42 FP, 13 gp, 3.2 per game (#61)|
|#32 Fletcher Cox||59 FP, 3.68 per game||60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#32)|
|#33 Derek Barnett||58 FP, 3.66 per game||60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#32)|
|#34 Brandon Graham||58 FP, 3.65 per game||40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#65)|
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SIT FLETCHER COX IN WEEK 1... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN JERRY HUGHES
Fletcher Cox is projected for 3.5 fantasy points which projects to being the #38 ranked defensive lineman. This may be a week you want to sit Fletcher Cox. This is projected to be a slightly below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Adam Gotsis but behind Jerry Hughes. His projected rank in Week 2 is the same as it is in Week 1. He is projected for 3.5 fantasy points.
|WEEK 1 DL RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#36 Sam Hubbard||3.52 FP||3.59 FP|
|#37 Jerry Hughes||3.52 FP||3.44 FP|
|#38 Fletcher Cox||3.52 FP||3.68 FP|
|#39 Adam Gotsis||3.51 FP||3.19 FP|
|#40 Derek Barnett||3.49 FP||3.66 FP|
|WEEK 2 DL RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#36 Derek Barnett||3.61 FP||3.66 FP|
|#37 Brandon Graham||3.56 FP||3.65 FP|
|#38 Fletcher Cox||3.53 FP||3.68 FP|
|#39 Quinnen Williams||3.51 FP||3.61 FP|
|#40 Da'Ron Payne||3.51 FP||3.39 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.
|-- Per Game (16 Proj)||3.7||0.51||1.81||0.07||0.01||0.08|
|Week 1 vs WAS||3.5||0.54||1.70||0.05||0.01||0.08|
|Week 2 @ATL||3.5||0.41||1.80||0.08||0.01||0.07|
|-- Per Game (16 GP)||3.7||0.56||1.94||0.06||0.00||0.06|