Derek Barnett is a Better Fantasy Option Than Josh Allen But Not as Good as Brandon Graham the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Derek Barnett to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 57 projected fantasy points puts him at #37 behind Brandon Graham and ahead of Josh Allen. He has averaged 2.92 fantasy points in his past 6 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.6 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. In 6 games last season he was the #136 ranked defensive lineman.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#35 Fletcher Cox58 FP, 3.62 per game60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#32)
#36 Brandon Graham58 FP, 3.6 per game40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#62)
#37 Derek Barnett57 FP, 3.59 per game40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#62)
#38 Josh Allen57 FP, 3.55 per game40 FP, 13 gp, 3.1 per game (#62)
#39 Rodney Gunter56 FP, 3.51 per game48 FP, 13 gp, 3.7 per game (#35)

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DEREK BARNETT WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Derek Barnett is projected for 3.4 fantasy points which projects to being the #40 ranked defensive lineman. This may be a week you want to sit Derek Barnett. This is projected to be a slightly below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Stephon Tuitt but behind Yannick Ngakoue. Week 2 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#39). He is projected for 3.5 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#38 Alex Okafor3.46 FP3.12 FP
#39 Yannick Ngakoue3.45 FP (9% ST)3.68 FP
#40 Derek Barnett3.43 FP (3% ST)3.59 FP
#41 Stephon Tuitt3.42 FP (1% ST)3.25 FP
#42 Brandon Graham3.41 FP (4% ST)3.6 FP
WEEK 2 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#37 Geno Atkins3.5 FP (3% ST)3.27 FP
#38 Nick Bosa3.5 FP (24% ST)3.87 FP
#39 Derek Barnett3.49 FP (3% ST)3.59 FP
#40 Brandon Graham3.48 FP (4% ST)3.6 FP
#41 Da'Ron Payne3.47 FP (2% ST)3.36 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.

DEREK BARNETTFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
2019 Projection575.930.21.60.11.3
-- Per Game (16 Proj)3.60.371.890.100.010.08
Week 1 vs WAS3.40.391.800.070.010.08
Week 2 @ATL3.50.281.900.110.000.08
2018 Season17.5211000
-- Per Game (6 GP)2.920.331.830.000.000.00