DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK
Draft Jake Elliott as a fantasy bench player who could make an occasional spot start in 2019. His 104 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Eddy Pineiro and ahead of Aldrick Rosas. He has averaged 7.19 fantasy points in his past 16 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 6.5 fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 50%, he is the #13 most highly owned kicker. Jake Elliott is expected to come up short of last season's #14 fantasy position rank.
|REST OF SEASON K RANK||PROJECTION||FANTASY STATS SINCE 2018|
|#19 Graham Gano (35% OWN)||109 FP, 6.8 per game||78 FP, 12 gp, 6.5 per game (#21)|
|#20 Eddy Pineiro||105 FP, 6.5 per game||78 FP, 12 gp, 6.5 per game (#21)|
|#21 Jake Elliott (50% OWN)||104 FP, 6.5 per game||115 FP, 16 gp, 7.2 per game (#18)|
|#22 Aldrick Rosas (19% OWN)||104 FP, 6.5 per game||135 FP, 15 gp, 9 per game (#4)|
|#23 Matt Gay (1% OWN)||104 FP, 6.5 per game||135 FP, 15 gp, 9 per game (#4)|
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START JAKE ELLIOTT IN WEEK 1... AHEAD OF DANIEL CARLSON
Jake Elliott is projected for 6.8 fantasy points which projects to being the #16 ranked kicker. This may be a week you want to sit Jake Elliott. This is projected to be a slightly better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Daniel Carlson but behind Greg Joseph. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#26). He is projected for 6 fantasy points.
|WEEK 1 K RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#14 Ka'imi Fairbairn (92% OWN)||7 FP||7.5 FP|
|#15 Greg Joseph (3% OWN)||6.8 FP||6.8 FP|
|#16 Jake Elliott (50% OWN)||6.8 FP||6.5 FP|
|#17 Daniel Carlson (4% OWN)||6.8 FP||6.3 FP|
|#18 Josh Lambo (18% OWN)||6.7 FP||6.3 FP|
|WEEK 2 K RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#24 Adam Vinatieri (85% OWN)||6 FP||7.2 FP|
|#25 Daniel Carlson (4% OWN)||6 FP||6.3 FP|
|#26 Jake Elliott (50% OWN)||6 FP||6.5 FP|
|#27 Eddy Pineiro||5.9 FP||6.5 FP|
|#28 Randy Bullock (5% OWN)||5.8 FP||5.7 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)||6.5||1.55||1.82||1.55||0.51||0.16|
|Week 1 vs WAS||6.8||1.61||1.89||1.61||0.53||0.17|
|Week 2 @ATL||6.0||1.42||1.67||1.42||0.47||0.15|
|-- Per Game (16 GP)||7.2||1.62||1.94||2.06||0.44||0.12|