Jordan Matthews Is Not Projected to See Consistent Snaps and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Jordan Matthews is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 25 projected fantasy points puts him at #134 behind Jake Kumerow and ahead of Marcus Johnson. He has averaged 3.82 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 1.6 fantasy points. He is slightly less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #135 ranked wide receiver. Jordan Matthews is expected to come up short of last season's #94 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON WR RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#132 Vyncint Smith27 FP, 1.67 per game0.28 per game (#108)
#133 Jake Kumerow (1% OWN)26 FP, 1.64 per game0.28 per game (#108)
#134 Jordan Matthews (1% OWN)25 FP, 1.59 per game42 FP, 11 gp, 3.8 per game (#106)
#135 Marcus Johnson25 FP, 1.56 per game42 FP, 11 gp, 3.8 per game (#106)
#136 Cameron Meredith (2% OWN)23 FP, 1.41 per game42 FP, 11 gp, 3.8 per game (#106)

These projections power SportsLine's Computer Picks and Fantasy Data. But for contest winning DFS optimal lineups by top experts like Mike McClure visit SportsLine's new Daily Fantasy Hub.

START JORDAN MATTHEWS IN WEEK 1... AHEAD OF VYNCINT SMITH

Jordan Matthews is projected for 1.7 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #128 projected wide receiver 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 Vyncint Smith but behind Johnny Holton. His projected rank in Week 2 is the same as it is in Week 1. He is projected for 1.7 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#126 Jordan Taylor1.91 FP1.88 FP
#127 Johnny Holton1.84 FP1.88 FP
#128 Jordan Matthews (1% OWN)1.71 FP1.59 FP
#129 Vyncint Smith1.62 FP1.67 FP
#130 Russell Shepard1.53 FP1.68 FP
WEEK 2 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#126 Johnny Holton1.85 FP1.88 FP
#127 Tommylee Lewis1.85 FP1.94 FP
#128 Jordan Matthews (1% OWN)1.68 FP1.59 FP
#129 Vyncint Smith1.6 FP1.67 FP
#130 Gehrig Dieter1.59 FP1.34 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.

JORDAN MATTHEWSFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
2019 Projection25.436.115.510.71811.20.0
-- Per Game (16 Proj)1.592.260.970.6711.30.080.00
Week 1 @TB1.712.430.950.7212.30.080.00
Week 2 @CIN1.682.360.970.6812.00.080.00
2018 Season42.062.0282030020
-- Per Game (11 GP)3.85.62.551.8227.30.180.00