Eli Manning (#24 Projected Rank) is Not Worth a Roster Spot

REST OF SEASON FANTASY VALUE

He is not expected to live up to expectations based on our latest projections. Based on an ownership percentage of 44%, the market considers him to be the #22 quarterback. He is projected to be #24 averaging 18.8 FPs per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other quarterbacks that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. Ryan Tannehill (78 FP), Josh Allen (88 FP), and Jeff Driskel (75 FP) are all better options than Eli Manning.

KEY STATSPASSYDPASSTDPASSINTRUSHYDFP
Projected Average per Game 279.81.60.81.918.8
Actual Avg Since Last Season238.91.30.71.515.6
Lower Own%E. Manning ROSHigher Own%
R. Tannehill (78 FP)75 FPM. Stafford (73 FP)
J. Allen (88 FP)#22 Quarterback 
J. Driskel (75 FP) 
 

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DAILY FANTASY VALUE (DRAFTKINGS & FANDUEL)

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WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

Comparing his projected weekly rank to his projected rest of season rank we have Eli Manning as the #24 quarterback in both splits. He is not projected to live up to his market expectation where he is the #22 quarterback based on ownership. From Week 14 to 16, Manning has 1 weeks that deviate from expectations which is typical of most players. Owners will like the projection that he is not projected for any really bad weeks but is projected for one good one.

WEEKFPRANKPROJECTION (Bold = Good WK)
WK 14 to 16 Totals75#24100 COMP, 145 PASS, 1119 Yd, 6.2 Td, 3.1 Int, 4 RushYd, 0.06 Td
WK 14 @WAS17.6#2424 COMP, 36 PASS, 277 Yd, 1.39 Td, 0.83 Int, 1 RushYd, 0.01 Td
WK 15 TEN18.8#2025 COMP, 37 PASS, 273 Yd, 1.58 Td, 0.8 Int, 1 RushYd, 0.02 Td
WK 16 @IND21.0#1826 COMP, 36 PASS, 305 Yd, 1.71 Td, 0.68 Int, 0.97 RushYd, 0.02 Td

PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2016 TO 2018)

With 13 games played this season Manning is the #18 ranked QB. He is holding steady season-to-season in terms of per game fantasy ranking. He is relatively stronger (stats bolded below) than weaker in more categories.

2016-2018FPCOMP%PASSYDPASSTDPASSINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Stats (44 Games)7301039/1627, 63.9%109556337351
QB Rank#18#27#8#15#58#59#37
Average Stats16.623.6/37, 63.9%2491.40.80.80
QB Rank (Averages)#31#27#19#24#33#69#48
2018 & SeasonFPCOMP%PASSYDPASSTDPASSINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Stats (13 Games)228310/458, 67.7%3460188180
QB Rank#18#13#11#18#17#43#68
Average Stats17.623.8/35.2, 67.7%2661.40.61.40
QB Rank (Averages)#29#13#16#25#10#47#1
2017 SeasonFPCOMP%PASSYDPASSTDPASSINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Stats (15 Games)225352/571, 61.6%34681913261
QB Rank#23#29#15#18#33#38#16
Average Stats1523.5/38.1, 61.6%2311.30.91.70.1
QB Rank (Averages)#28#29#22#24#29#49#22
2016 SeasonFPCOMP%PASSYDPASSTDPASSINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Stats (16 Games)276377/598, 63%40272616-90
QB Rank#20#25#13#10#33#66#66
Average Stats17.323.6/37.4, 63%2521.61-0.60
QB Rank (Averages)#23#25#17#13#26#54#1