Dawson Knox is Projected to Be the #31 TE the Rest of the 2019 Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Dawson Knox may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 3 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Ian Thomas and ahead of Irv Smith Jr.. He is less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #34 ranked tight end. Dawson Knox is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #26 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#29 Demetrius Harris (1% OWN)3.4 FP, 3.44 per game34 FP, 12 gp, 2.9 per game (#46)
#30 Ian Thomas (8% OWN)3.3 FP, 3.29 per game45 FP, 10 gp, 4.5 per game (#22)
#31 Dawson Knox (3% OWN)3.3 FP, 3.28 per game45 FP, 10 gp, 4.5 per game (#22)
#32 Irv Smith Jr. (6% OWN)3.2 FP, 3.24 per game45 FP, 10 gp, 4.5 per game (#22)
#33 Benjamin Watson (3% OWN)3.2 FP, 3.18 per game52 FP, 13 gp, 4 per game (#26)

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WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

Week 3 was his best week where he put up 13.6 FPs and was the #6 tight end. Dawson Knox had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

DAWSON KNOX IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $2.7K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $4.8

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 4.1 FD points and is worth -$1725 less than $4.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 5.1 points and is worth -$446 less than $2.7K. 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 (TE) 18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#32 Demetrius Harris4.2 FD Points$4500
#33 Benjamin Watson4.2 FD Points$4700
#34 Dawson Knox4.1 FD Points$4800
#35 Matt LaCosse4 FD Points$4500
#36 Marcedes Lewis3.9 FD Points$4600
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (TE) 18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#30 Daniel Brown5.4 DK Points$2600
#31 Benjamin Watson5.3 DK Points$2700
#32 Dawson Knox5.1 DK Points$2700
#33 Demetrius Harris5 DK Points$2700
#34 Matt LaCosse5 DK Points$2600

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.

DAWSON KNOXFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 20193.35.03.41.724.00.10.4
Week 17 vs NYJ3.35.03.41.70240.140.40
2019 Season5280502838829
-- Per Game (15 GP)3.45.33.31.8725.90.130.60