L.J. Fort is Projected to Be the #122 LB in 2019

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

L.J. Fort is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 55 projected fantasy points puts him at #122 behind Dante Fowler and ahead of Terrell Suggs. He has averaged 4.27 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.4 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#123) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. L.J. Fort is expected to come up short of last season's #84 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON LB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#120 Anthony Pittman55 FP, 3.46 per game6.6 per game (#13)
#121 Dante Fowler55 FP, 3.46 per game39 FP, 13 gp, 3 per game (#111)
#122 L.J. Fort55 FP, 3.42 per game47 FP, 11 gp, 4.3 per game (#67)
#123 Terrell Suggs54 FP, 3.4 per game56 FP, 15 gp, 3.7 per game (#92)
#124 Cameron Wake54 FP, 3.39 per game39 FP, 13 gp, 3 per game (#112)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

L.J. Fort is projected for 3.3 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #128 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 Jordan Jenkins but behind Marquel Lee. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#111). He is projected for 3.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#126 Anthony Pittman3.28 FP3.46 FP
#127 Marquel Lee3.26 FP3.28 FP
#128 L.J. Fort3.25 FP3.42 FP
#129 Jordan Jenkins3.22 FP3.28 FP
#130 Whitney Mercilus3.22 FP3.11 FP
WEEK 2 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#109 Mack Wilson3.52 FP3.58 FP
#110 Anthony Wint3.51 FP3.5 FP
#111 L.J. Fort3.5 FP3.42 FP
#112 Nicholas Morrow3.42 FP3.49 FP
#113 Ja'Whaun Bentley3.42 FP3.78 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.

L.J. FORTFPSOLOSACKFFINTPD
2019 Projection5540.60.80.50.22.0
-- Per Game (16 Proj)3.42.540.050.030.010.12
Week 1 vs WAS3.32.400.050.030.010.12
Week 2 @ATL3.52.600.040.040.010.11
2018 Season47.0301000
-- Per Game (11 GP)4.32.730.090.000.000.00