Mario Edwards Jr. Is Not Projected to See Consistent Snaps and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Mario Edwards Jr. is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him at #228 behind Eli Harold and ahead of Eddie Yarbrough. He has averaged 1.89 fantasy points in his past 9 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 0.5 fantasy points. Mario Edwards Jr. is expected to come up short of last season's #147 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#226 Sam Acho10.5 FP, 0.66 per game1 FP, 1 gp (#226)
#227 Eli Harold10.4 FP, 0.65 per game1 FP, 1 gp (#226)
#228 Mario Edwards Jr.8.6 FP, 0.54 per game1 FP, 1 gp (#226)
#229 Eddie Yarbrough8.6 FP, 0.54 per game22 FP, 10 gp, 2.2 per game (#122)
#230 Jay Bromley7.5 FP, 0.47 per game3.5 FP, 1 gp (#41)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mario Edwards Jr. is projected for 0.6 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #221 projected defensive lineman 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 Eddie Yarbrough but behind Eli Harold. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#223). He is projected for 0.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#219 Sam Acho0.64 FP0.66 FP
#220 Eli Harold0.64 FP0.65 FP
#221 Mario Edwards Jr.0.57 FP0.54 FP
#222 Eddie Yarbrough0.52 FP0.54 FP
#223 Jay Bromley0.5 FP0.47 FP
WEEK 2 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#221 Sam Acho0.64 FP0.66 FP
#222 Eli Harold0.63 FP0.65 FP
#223 Mario Edwards Jr.0.54 FP0.54 FP
#224 Eddie Yarbrough0.52 FP0.54 FP
#225 Jay Bromley0.5 FP0.47 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.

MARIO EDWARDS JR.FPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
2019 Projection8.60.75.50.60.00.0
-- Per Game (16 Proj)0.540.040.340.030.000.00
Week 1 vs HOU0.570.060.350.030.000.00
Week 2 @LAR0.540.040.360.030.000.00
2018 Season17.0210100
-- Per Game (9 GP)1.890.221.110.110.000.00