David Njoku is a Better Fantasy Option Than Zach Ertz But Not as Good as Dalton Schultz the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect David Njoku to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 38 projected fantasy points puts him at #26 behind Dalton Schultz and ahead of Zach Ertz. He has averaged 3.27 fantasy points in his past 10 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 4.7 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#25) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #29 ranked tight end. David Njoku is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #64 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#24 Adam Shaheen39 FP, 4.33 per game167 FP, 14 gp, 12 per game (#15)
#25 Dalton Schultz (35% OWN)38 FP, 4.74 per game167 FP, 14 gp, 12 per game (#15)
#26 David Njoku (17% OWN)38 FP, 4.7 per game167 FP, 14 gp, 12 per game (#15)
#27 Zach Ertz (63% OWN)36 FP, 5.2 per game128 FP, 15 gp, 8.5 per game (#6)
#28 Irv Smith Jr. (9% OWN)36 FP, 4 per game43 FP, 14 gp, 3.1 per game (#43)

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DAVID NJOKU NOT PROJECTED TO BE ACTIVE IN WEEK 9

David Njoku is projected for 4.9 fantasy points which projects to being the #20 ranked tight end. This may be a week you want to sit David Njoku. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. David Njoku is not expected to be active in week 9.

WEEK 10 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#18 Trey Burton (38% OWN)5.3 FP (17% ST)5.8 FP
#19 Jimmy Graham (59% OWN)5.2 FP (26% ST)5.3 FP
#20 David Njoku (17% OWN)4.94 FP (6% ST)4.7 FP
#21 Darren Fells (18% OWN)4.55 FP (3% ST)4.5 FP
#22 Adam Shaheen4.54 FP4.33 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

DAVID NJOKUFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 202037.656.430.418.82202.60.0
-- Per Game (8 Proj)4.773.82.3527.50.320.00
Week 10 vs HOU4.97.33.92.40290.340.00
2020 Season22.631.617910620
-- Per Game (7 GP)3.24.52.431.2915.10.290.00
2019 to 202032.345.3231314330
-- Per Game (8 GP)4.05.72.881.6217.90.380.00