Andy Dalton is Projected to Be the #21 QB the Rest of the 2019 Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Andy Dalton may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 191 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Derek Carr and ahead of Kirk Cousins. He has averaged 18.95 fantasy points in his past 17 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 19.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#19) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 49%, he is the #24 most highly owned quarterback. Andy Dalton is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #17 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#19 Mason Rudolph (23% OWN)195 FP, 19.5 per game89 FP, 15 gp, 6 per game (#45)
#20 Derek Carr (38% OWN)192 FP, 17.5 per game252 FP, 16 gp, 15.7 per game (#29)
#21 Andy Dalton (49% OWN)191 FP, 19.1 per game217 FP, 11 gp, 19.7 per game (#20)
#22 Kirk Cousins (59% OWN)187 FP, 18.7 per game336 FP, 16 gp, 21 per game (#17)
#23 Philip Rivers (97% OWN)185 FP, 18.5 per game339 FP, 16 gp, 21.2 per game (#13)

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ANDY DALTON WEEK 7 AND 8 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Andy Dalton is projected for 17.8 fantasy points which projects to being the #18 ranked quarterback. This may be a week you want to sit Andy Dalton. 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 Joe Flacco but behind Gardner Minshew II. Week 8 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 18.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 7 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Kirk Cousins (59% OWN)18.6 FP (21% ST)18.7 FP
#17 Gardner Minshew II (71% OWN)18.4 FP (40% ST)17 FP
#18 Andy Dalton (49% OWN)17.8 FP (21% ST)19.1 FP
#19 Joe Flacco (15% OWN)17.6 FP (4% ST)15.2 FP
#20 Mitchell Trubisky (27% OWN)17.2 FP17.9 FP
WEEK 8 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Jimmy Garoppolo (82% OWN)19.9 FP (30% ST)19.9 FP
#14 Daniel Jones (66% OWN)19.5 FP (8% ST)20 FP
#15 Andy Dalton (49% OWN)18.5 FP (21% ST)19.1 FP
#16 Teddy Bridgewater (31% OWN)18.5 FP (16% ST)3.65 FP
#17 Mitchell Trubisky (27% OWN)18.4 FP17.9 FP

ANDY DALTON IS PROJECTED FOR 17 DRAFTKINGS POINTS AND IS WORTH $5.4K

Below are how he ranks on DraftKings. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

DRAFTKINGS WEEK (QB) 8 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#12 Kirk Cousins17.6 DK Points$5800
#13 Gardner Minshew II17.5 DK Points$5400
#14 Andy Dalton17 DK Points$5400
#15 Mitchell Trubisky16.6 DK Points$5100
#16 Philip Rivers16.1 DK Points$5500

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

ANDY DALTONFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 2019191253315.011.952.42.6
-- Per Game (10 Proj)19.12531.501.195.20.26
Week 7 vs JAC17.82371.401.206.00.24
Week 8 vs LAR(N)18.52421.501.204.80.25
2019 Season106164675182
-- Per Game (6 GP)17.62741.170.833.00.33
2018 to 2019322421228161172
-- Per Game (17 GP)19.02481.650.946.90.12