Buy Low Alert: Jared Cook is Projected to Be the #4 TE the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Mark Andrews and Ahead of T.J. Hockenson

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Jared Cook to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 72 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Mark Andrews and ahead of T.J. Hockenson. He has averaged 8.81 fantasy points in his past 34 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 8.1 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #5 ranked tight end. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 86%, he is the #8 most highly owned tight end. Jared Cook is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #5 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#2 Darren Waller (99% OWN)73 FP, 8.2 per game131 FP, 16 gp, 8.2 per game (#8)
#3 Mark Andrews (99% OWN)73 FP, 8.1 per game143 FP, 15 gp, 9.5 per game (#3)
#4 Jared Cook (86% OWN)72 FP, 8.1 per game125 FP, 14 gp, 8.9 per game (#5)
#5 T.J. Hockenson (90% OWN)67 FP, 7.5 per game49 FP, 12 gp, 4.1 per game (#33)
#6 Noah Fant (86% OWN)62 FP, 6.9 per game71 FP, 16 gp, 4.4 per game (#28)

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JARED COOK WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jared Cook is projected for 7.9 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #5 ranked tight end and a must start for most owners. 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 Noah Fant but behind T.J. Hockenson. Week 10 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#4). He is projected for 7.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Darren Waller (99% OWN)8 FP (94% ST)8.2 FP
#4 T.J. Hockenson (90% OWN)7.9 FP (69% ST)7.5 FP
#5 Jared Cook (86% OWN)7.9 FP (60% ST)8.1 FP
#6 Noah Fant (86% OWN)7.8 FP (60% ST)6.9 FP
#7 Hunter Henry (93% OWN)7.6 FP (71% ST)6.6 FP
WEEK 10 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 T.J. Hockenson (90% OWN)7.9 FP (69% ST)7.5 FP
#3 Eric Ebron (64% OWN)7.9 FP (31% ST)6.9 FP
#4 Jared Cook (86% OWN)7.5 FP (60% ST)8.1 FP
#5 Noah Fant (86% OWN)7.5 FP (60% ST)6.9 FP
#6 Mark Andrews (99% OWN)7.3 FP (83% ST)8.1 FP

JARED COOK IS JUST THE #7 TE ON FANDUEL BUT IS THE #6 HIGHEST PRICED

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

FANDUEL WEEK (TE) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#5 Noah Fant10 FD Points$5800
#6 Hunter Henry9.9 FD Points$5600
#7 Jared Cook9.6 FD Points$5900
#8 Eric Ebron9.3 FD Points$5400
#9 Mark Andrews9 FD Points$6600

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.

JARED COOKFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 20207210041.627.73805.60.0
-- Per Game (9 Proj)8.111.14.63.142.20.620.00
Week 9 @TB7.911.24.93.3440.570.00
Week 10 vs SF7.510.54.53.0390.600.00
2020 Season1752409665971130
-- Per Game (20 GP)8.8124.83.248.60.650.00
2019 to 202017924699671008130
-- Per Game (21 GP)8.511.74.73.248.00.620.00