Da'Shawn Hand is a Better Fantasy Option Than Geno Atkins But Not as Good as Da'Ron Payne the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Da'Shawn Hand to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 53 projected fantasy points puts him at #45 behind Da'Ron Payne and ahead of Geno Atkins. He has averaged 3.05 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.3 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#48) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Da'Shawn Hand is expected to improve on last season's #79 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#43 Romeo Okwara54 FP, 3.37 per game50 FP, 13 gp, 3.8 per game (#31)
#44 Da'Ron Payne54 FP, 3.36 per game53 FP, 16 gp, 3.3 per game (#52)
#45 Da'Shawn Hand53 FP, 3.29 per game34 FP, 11 gp, 3 per game (#67)
#46 Geno Atkins52 FP, 3.27 per game48 FP, 15 gp, 3.2 per game (#56)
#47 Quinnen Williams52 FP, 3.27 per game48 FP, 15 gp, 3.2 per game (#56)

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DA'SHAWN HAND WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Da'Shawn Hand is projected for 3.3 fantasy points which projects to being the #46 ranked defensive lineman. This may be a week you want to sit Da'Shawn Hand. 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 Da'Ron Payne but behind Josh Allen. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#55). He is projected for 3.1 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#44 Geno Atkins3.37 FP (3% ST)3.27 FP
#45 Josh Allen3.37 FP (10% ST)3.55 FP
#46 Da'Shawn Hand3.35 FP3.29 FP
#47 Da'Ron Payne3.34 FP (2% ST)3.36 FP
#48 Jerry Hughes3.34 FP (2% ST)3.39 FP
WEEK 2 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#53 Romeo Okwara3.17 FP (1% ST)3.37 FP
#54 Emmanuel Ogbah3.15 FP (1% ST)2.99 FP
#55 Da'Shawn Hand3.14 FP3.29 FP
#56 Shaq Lawson3.14 FP (1% ST)3.09 FP
#57 Christian Wilkins3.12 FP (1% ST)3.14 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

DA'SHAWN HANDFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
2019 Projection533.526.55.10.01.4
-- Per Game (16 Proj)3.30.221.660.320.000.09
Week 1 @ARI3.30.301.500.350.000.07
Week 2 vs LAC3.10.171.600.320.000.09
2018 Season33.5319200
-- Per Game (11 GP)3.00.271.730.180.000.00