Lee Smith Is Not Projected to See Consistent Snaps and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Lee Smith is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him at #117 behind Ben Braunecker and ahead of Ryan Hewitt. He has averaged 3.61 fantasy points in his past 7 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 0.6 fantasy points. In 7 games last season he was the #47 ranked tight end.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#115 Jake Butt (1% OWN)10.2 FP, 0.64 per game2.5 per game (#228)
#116 Ben Braunecker10.2 FP, 0.64 per game2.5 per game (#228)
#117 Lee Smith9.1 FP, 0.57 per game25 FP, 7 gp, 3.6 per game (#35)
#118 Ryan Hewitt4.7 FP, 0.29 per game25 FP, 7 gp, 3.6 per game (#35)
#119 Darrell Daniels3.2 FP, 0.2 per game25 FP, 7 gp, 3.6 per game (#35)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Lee Smith is projected for 0.5 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #113 projected tight end 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 Ryan Hewitt but behind Dwayne Allen. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#114). He is projected for 0.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#111 Durham Smythe0.63 FP0.67 FP
#112 Dwayne Allen0.62 FP0.66 FP
#113 Lee Smith0.54 FP0.57 FP
#114 Ryan Hewitt0.27 FP0.29 FP
#115 Darrell Daniels0.22 FP0.2 FP
WEEK 2 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#112 Ben Braunecker0.61 FP0.64 FP
#113 Jake Butt (1% OWN)0.57 FP0.64 FP
#114 Lee Smith0.53 FP0.57 FP
#115 Ryan Hewitt0.27 FP0.29 FP
#116 Darrell Daniels0.18 FP0.2 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.

LEE SMITHFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
2019 Projection9.113.25.54.237.20.90.0
-- Per Game (16 Proj)0.570.820.340.262.330.050.00
Week 1 @NYJ0.540.790.340.252.300.050.00
Week 2 @NYG0.530.790.340.262.200.050.00
2018 Season25.335.311107330
-- Per Game (7 GP)3.651.571.4310.40.430.00