Aaron Jones is Expected to Be Out Through 11/14 and Projected to Be the #6 RB the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Aaron Jones to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 124 projected fantasy points puts him at #6 behind Josh Jacobs and ahead of James Conner. He is expected to be out through 11/14 which impacts his rest of season ranking. He has averaged 17.46 fantasy points in his past 38 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 15.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#5) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite running back. He is projected to be very good, but not one of the very best at his position. Aaron Jones is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #2 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#4 Christian McCaffrey (100% OWN)146 FP, 18.3 per game355 FP, 16 gp, 22.2 per game (#1)
#5 Josh Jacobs (100% OWN)127 FP, 14.1 per game172 FP, 13 gp, 13.2 per game (#10)
#6 Aaron Jones (100% OWN)124 FP, 15.5 per game266 FP, 16 gp, 16.6 per game (#4)
#7 James Conner (100% OWN)112 FP, 12.5 per game112 FP, 10 gp, 11.2 per game (#20)
#8 David Johnson (99% OWN)112 FP, 12.4 per game106 FP, 12 gp, 8.8 per game (#33)

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AARON JONES NOT PROJECTED TO BE ACTIVE IN WEEK 9

Aaron Jones is projected for 18.4 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #1 ranked running back and a must start for most owners in Week 10. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Aaron Jones is not expected to be active in week 9.

WEEK 10 RB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Aaron Jones (100% OWN)18.4 FP (28% ST)15.5 FP
#2 Christian McCaffrey (100% OWN)16.6 FP (49% ST)18.3 FP
#3 Derrick Henry (100% OWN)16.2 FP (100% ST)17.3 FP
#4 Alvin Kamara (100% OWN)16 FP (100% ST)16.9 FP
#5 Dalvin Cook (100% OWN)15.1 FP (98% ST)17.5 FP

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Aaron Jones averaged 18.62 FPs on FanDuel at an average salary of $7.3K. On DraftKings his average salary was $6.6K and averaged 18.62 fantasy points. On average Aaron Jones was a very good DFS value. On both DraftKings and FanDuel he had a better fantasy ranking than his average salary based rank.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and next week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

AARON JONESFPPPRRUSHYDTDRECRECYD
Rest of 20201241491095226.925.0204
-- Per Game (8 Proj)15.518.613.665.20.863.125.5
Week 10 vs JAC18.421.713.8721.103.329
2020 Season39847033115522472666
-- Per Game (22 GP)18.121.415.070.51.093.330.3
2019 to 202040247534415912473666
-- Per Game (23 GP)17.520.615.069.21.043.229.0