Chris Herndon is Projected to Be the #53 TE the Rest of the 2019 Season... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Chris Herndon is not projected to be worth a roster spot based on total fantasy points the rest of the season. His 17 projected fantasy points puts him at #53 behind Jordan Thomas and ahead of James O`Shaughnessy. He has averaged 0.83 fantasy points in his past 9 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 2.2 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#52) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is more valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #46 ranked tight end. Chris Herndon is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #86 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#51 Cameron Brate (4% OWN)18.4 FP, 2.3 per game55 FP, 14 gp, 3.9 per game (#35)
#52 Jordan Thomas17.3 FP, 1.93 per game0.8 FP, 1 gp (#78)
#53 Chris Herndon (9% OWN)17.3 FP, 2.16 per game0.7 FP, 1 gp (#80)
#54 James O`Shaughnessy17.2 FP, 1.91 per game27 FP, 5 gp, 5.5 per game (#15)
#55 Ryan Izzo16.3 FP, 1.81 per game27 FP, 5 gp, 5.5 per game (#15)

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CHRIS HERNDON WEEK 9 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Chris Herndon is projected for 2.1 fantasy points in week 9 which only ranks him as the #45 projected tight end and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. 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 Ryan Izzo but behind James O`Shaughnessy. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. His rank is better in PPR leagues (#39 TE).

WEEK 9 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#43 MyCole Pruitt2.09 FP2.3 FP
#44 James O`Shaughnessy2.09 FP1.91 FP
#45 Chris Herndon (9% OWN)2.09 FP (1% ST)2.16 FP
#46 Ryan Izzo2.05 FP1.81 FP
#47 Lee Smith1.99 FP1.9 FP

CHRIS HERNDON IS JUST THE #41 TE ON FANDUEL BUT IS THE #39 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
#39 Dawson Knox3.5 FD Points$4500
#40 Albert Okwuegbunam3.1 FD Points$5000
#41 Chris Herndon3.1 FD Points$4300
#42 Cameron Brate3 FD Points$4700
#43 Foster Moreau2.9 FD Points$4100

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and current week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

CHRIS HERNDONFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 202017.333.627.216.31520.80.0
-- Per Game (8 Proj)2.164.23.42.0419.00.100.00
Week 9 vs NE2.094.093.32.0018.90.090.00
2020 Season6.821.8271510800
-- Per Game (8 GP)0.852.723.41.8813.50.000.00