Austin Ekeler Was a Fantasy Boom Player Finishing as The #7 Running Back

FANTASY SEASON REVIEW

Austin Ekeler was an elite fantasy running back this season (#7 based on total FP). He was 'just' the #10 running back based on his per game average (13.6 FP). He rewarded fantasy owners with a better than expected season. He was the #29 highest drafted running back. He is trending up. His per game fantasy average was up significantly from last season's average (9.3 FPs).

WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

Week 1 was his best week where he put up 34.4 FPs and was the #1 running back. He finished as the #1 running back twice. Austin Ekeler had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Austin Ekeler averaged 17.52 FPs on FanDuel at an average salary of $6.9K. On DraftKings his average salary was $6.2K and averaged 17.52 fantasy points. On average Austin Ekeler was a very good DFS value. His rank based on average fantasy points was better than his rank based on salary on FD and DK.

FANTASY STATS AND RANKINGS

The table below reviews his stats for this most recent season, last season, daily fantasy (only main slate starts) and each active week.

AUSTIN EKELERGPFPRANK
Season16217#7 RB
Season Avg--13.6#10
Last Season14130#27
Avg Last Season--9#31
FanDuel14 Starts 17.52 Avg#4
DraftKings14 Starts 21.24 Avg#4
Week 1--34.4++#1 Best WK
Week 2--17.3#6
Week 3--8.1#28
Week 4--24.2++#5
Week 5--7.3#31
Week 6--2.8#47
Week 7--18.5#6
Week 8--8.2#28
Week 9--9.3#24
Week 10--10.8#13
Week 11--13.2#12
Week 13--12.7#18
Week 14--27.3++#1 Best WK
Week 15--8.1#28
Week 16--6.9#33
Week 17--8.9#28