Chris Carson Was a Fantasy Boom Player Finishing as The #9 Running Back

FANTASY SEASON REVIEW

Chris Carson was an elite fantasy running back this season (#9 based on total FP). He was 'just' the #12 running back based on his per game average (13.1 FP). He rewarded fantasy owners with a better than expected season. He was the #15 highest drafted running back. He averaged the same number of FPs this season as he did last season (13 FPs).

WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

His biggest fantasy week was week 15 where he had 25.7 fantasy points. His best weekly rank was in week 6 where he was the #5 running back. Chris Carson 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

Chris Carson averaged 16.32 FPs on DraftKings at an average salary of $6.6K. On FanDuel his average salary was $7.4K and averaged 13.96 fantasy points. Based on having a better FP rank (#11) than salary rank (#12) he was a better value on DraftKings than on FanDuel where he was #11 based on FP and #9 based on salary.

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.

CHRIS CARSONGPFPRANK
Season15196#9 RB
Season Avg--13.1#12
Last Season14181#14
Avg Last Season--13#11
FanDuel14 Starts 13.96 Avg#11
DraftKings14 Starts 16.32 Avg#11
Week 1--18.1#9
Week 2--6.7#32
Week 3--3.1#47
Week 4--14.5#11
Week 5--18.3#8
Week 6--21.9++#5 Best WK
Week 7--7.4#16
Week 8--15#12
Week 9--11.3#21
Week 10--16.1#6
Week 12--5.7#29
Week 13--16.9#8
Week 14--9.1#25
Week 15--25.7++#6
Week 16--6#35