Buy Low Alert: Golden Tate is Projected to Be the #62 WR the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind John Brown and Ahead of A.J. Green

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Golden Tate to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 53 projected fantasy points puts him at #62 behind John Brown and ahead of A.J. Green. He has averaged 8.34 fantasy points in his past 29 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 6.6 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 33%, he is the #68 most highly owned wide receiver. Golden Tate is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #44 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON WR RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#60 Sammy Watkins (59% OWN)54 FP, 6.8 per game86 FP, 13 gp, 6.7 per game (#56)
#61 John Brown (67% OWN)54 FP, 6.7 per game150 FP, 15 gp, 10 per game (#19)
#62 Golden Tate (33% OWN)53 FP, 6.6 per game103 FP, 11 gp, 9.4 per game (#31)
#63 A.J. Green (78% OWN)53 FP, 6.6 per game103 FP, 11 gp, 9.4 per game (#31)
#64 Rashard Higgins (58% OWN)53 FP, 6.6 per game103 FP, 11 gp, 9.4 per game (#31)

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START EM ALERT: GOLDEN TATE PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF KEELAN COLE IN WEEK 9

Golden Tate is projected for 6.6 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #48 ranked wide receiver and a starter for most owners. 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 Keelan Cole but behind Henry Ruggs III. Week 10 will not be as good based on projected rank (#55). He is projected for 6.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Nelson Agholor (61% OWN)6.9 FP (28% ST)7.1 FP
#47 Henry Ruggs III (70% OWN)6.7 FP (24% ST)6.8 FP
#48 Golden Tate (33% OWN)6.6 FP (9% ST)6.6 FP
#49 Keelan Cole (30% OWN)6.5 FP (4% ST)6.1 FP
#50 Hunter Renfrow (41% OWN)6.5 FP (14% ST)6.6 FP
WEEK 10 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#53 Keelan Cole (30% OWN)6.8 FP (4% ST)6.1 FP
#54 Henry Ruggs III (70% OWN)6.7 FP (24% ST)6.8 FP
#55 Golden Tate (33% OWN)6.5 FP (9% ST)6.6 FP
#56 Hunter Renfrow (41% OWN)6.5 FP (14% ST)6.6 FP
#57 Scott Miller (48% OWN)6 FP (23% ST)6.1 FP

GOLDEN TATE IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $3.7K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $5.5

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 8.5 FD points and is worth -$489 less than $5.5K on FD. On DK he is projected for 10.8 points and is worth +$658 more than $3.7K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL WEEK (WR) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#46 Hunter Renfrow8.7 FD Points$5100
#47 Allen Lazard8.6 FD Points$5500
#48 Golden Tate8.5 FD Points$5500
#49 Nelson Agholor8.5 FD Points$5000
#50 Keelan Cole8.3 FD Points$5200
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (WR) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#38 Laviska Shenault Jr.11.2 DK Points$4200
#39 John Brown11.1 DK Points$4600
#40 Golden Tate10.8 DK Points$3700
#41 Randall Cobb10.6 DK Points$4500
#42 Nelson Agholor10.5 DK Points$4700

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.

GOLDEN TATEFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 2020538445.530.63492.96.1
-- Per Game (8 Proj)6.610.45.73.843.60.360.76
Week 9 @WAS6.610.45.63.8430.360.75
Week 10 vs PHI6.510.35.63.8420.370.73
2020 Season13921011471902816
-- Per Game (18 GP)7.711.66.33.950.10.440.89