Derek Barnett is a Fantasy Sleeper (9% Owned) Projected to Be the #33 Defensive Lineman Ahead of Brandon Graham

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Derek Barnett as a week-to-week fantasy spot starter in 2019. His 58 projected fantasy points puts him at #33 behind Fletcher Cox and ahead of Brandon Graham. He has averaged 2.92 fantasy points in his past 6 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.7 fantasy points. In 6 games last season he was the #143 ranked defensive lineman.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#31 Kawann Short59 FP, 3.68 per game42 FP, 13 gp, 3.2 per game (#61)
#32 Fletcher Cox59 FP, 3.68 per game60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#32)
#33 Derek Barnett58 FP, 3.66 per game60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#32)
#34 Brandon Graham58 FP, 3.65 per game40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#65)
#35 Quinnen Williams58 FP, 3.61 per game40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#65)

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SIT DEREK BARNETT IN WEEK 1... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN ADAM GOTSIS

Derek Barnett is projected for 3.5 fantasy points which projects to being the #40 ranked defensive lineman. This may be a week you want to sit Derek Barnett. 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 Brandon Graham but behind Adam Gotsis. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#36). He is projected for 3.6 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#38 Fletcher Cox3.52 FP3.68 FP
#39 Adam Gotsis3.51 FP3.19 FP
#40 Derek Barnett3.49 FP3.66 FP
#41 Brandon Graham3.47 FP3.65 FP
#42 Stephon Tuitt3.44 FP3.29 FP
WEEK 2 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 Dee Ford3.7 FP4.15 FP
#35 Kawann Short3.64 FP3.68 FP
#36 Derek Barnett3.61 FP3.66 FP
#37 Brandon Graham3.56 FP3.65 FP
#38 Fletcher Cox3.53 FP3.68 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.

DEREK BARNETTFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
2019 Projection586.230.21.60.21.3
-- Per Game (16 Proj)3.70.391.890.100.010.08
Week 1 vs WAS3.50.411.800.080.010.08
Week 2 @ATL3.60.311.900.110.010.07
2018 Season17.5211000
-- Per Game (6 GP)2.920.331.830.000.000.00