Case Keenum is Projected to Be the #32 QB the Rest of the 2019 Season... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Case Keenum is not projected to be worth a roster spot based on total fantasy points the rest of the season. His 107 projected fantasy points puts him at #32 behind Ryan Fitzpatrick and ahead of Matt Moore. He has averaged 15.57 fantasy points in his past 22 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 11.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#31) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Case Keenum is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#30 Sam Darnold (55% OWN)129 FP, 12.9 per game202 FP, 13 gp, 15.6 per game (#31)
#31 Ryan Fitzpatrick (5% OWN)117 FP, 11.7 per game198 FP, 8 gp, 24.7 per game (#4)
#32 Case Keenum (9% OWN)107 FP, 11.8 per game251 FP, 16 gp, 15.7 per game (#30)
#33 Matt Moore (1% OWN)59 FP, 6.5 per game251 FP, 16 gp, 15.7 per game (#30)
#34 Taysom Hill (2% OWN)37 FP, 4.16 per game33 FP, 12 gp, 2.7 per game (#43)

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CASE KEENUM WEEK 8 AND 9 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Case Keenum is projected for 10.8 fantasy points in week 8 which only ranks him as the #29 projected quarterback and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. 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 Sam Darnold but behind Ryan Fitzpatrick. Week 9 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#28). He is projected for 9.4 fantasy points.

WEEK 8 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#27 Baker Mayfield (71% OWN)12.6 FP (1% ST)17.5 FP
#28 Ryan Fitzpatrick (5% OWN)10.9 FP (1% ST)11.7 FP
#29 Case Keenum (9% OWN)10.8 FP (2% ST)11.8 FP
#30 Sam Darnold (55% OWN)9.2 FP (6% ST)12.9 FP
#31 Taysom Hill (2% OWN)5.6 FP4.16 FP
WEEK 9 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Ryan Tannehill (10% OWN)13.6 FP (4% ST)14.9 FP
#27 Ryan Fitzpatrick (5% OWN)13.5 FP (1% ST)11.7 FP
#28 Case Keenum (9% OWN)9.4 FP (2% ST)11.8 FP
#29 Josh Rosen (4% OWN)2.13 FP1.84 FP
#30 Devlin Hodges (3% OWN)1.83 FP1.79 FP

CASE KEENUM IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $4.7K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $6.4

For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on DraftKings than on FanDuel. He is projected for 9.8 FD points and is worth -$2133 less than $6.4K on FD. On DK he is projected for 10 points and is worth -$1490 less than $4.7K. 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 (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#27 Baker Mayfield12.4 FD Points$7300
#28 Ryan Fitzpatrick10.4 FD Points$6800
#29 Case Keenum9.8 FD Points$6400
#30 Sam Darnold9.5 FD Points$7400
#31 Taysom Hill5.9 FD Points$6000
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#27 Baker Mayfield13 DK Points$5000
#28 Ryan Fitzpatrick10.7 DK Points$4700
#29 Case Keenum10 DK Points$4700
#30 Sam Darnold9.8 DK Points$5500
#31 Taysom Hill6.5 DK Points$4400

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.

CASE KEENUMFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 201910716059.59.220.70.2
-- Per Game (9 Proj)11.81781.061.022.300.02
Week 8 @MIN10.81610.991.002.500.02
Week 9 @BUF9.41560.831.102.500.02
2019 Season92121394120
-- Per Game (6 GP)15.32021.500.672.000.00
2018 to 2019343510327191052
-- Per Game (22 GP)15.62321.230.864.80.09