Ezekiel Elliott Finishes the Season as an Elite Running Back (#4) as Expected

FANTASY SEASON REVIEW

Ezekiel Elliott was an elite fantasy running back this season (#4 based on total FP). Based on his FP average (16.1 per game) he was 'only' the #5 running back. His fantasy rank was exactly the same as his ADP draft rank at his position. His per game fantasy average was down slightly from last season's average (16.7 FPs).

WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

As expected he ranked well in many weeks. His best week based on fantasy production was Week 15 where he put up 28 fantasy points. Ezekiel Elliott had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Ezekiel Elliott averaged 20.15 FPs on DraftKings at an average salary of $8.4K. On FanDuel his average salary was $8.5K and averaged 17.25 fantasy points. On average Ezekiel Elliott did not deliver positive DFS value. On both DraftKings and FanDuel he had a worse fantasy ranking than his average salary based rank.

FANTASY STATS AND RANKINGS

The table below reviews his stats for this most recent season, last season, daily fantasy (only main slate starts) and each active week.

EZEKIEL ELLIOTTGPFPRANK
Season16258#4 RB
Season Avg--16.1#5
Last Season15250#5
Avg Last Season--17#8
FanDuel15 Starts 17.25 Avg#5
DraftKings15 Starts 20.15 Avg#5
Week 1--12.3#15
Week 2--18#5
Week 3--13.9#11
Week 4--11.5#18
Week 5--16.1#10
Week 6--21.2#6
Week 7--20.7#5
Week 9--13.9#15
Week 10--6.3#25
Week 11--17.3#3 Best WK
Week 12--12.6#10
Week 13--13.7#14
Week 14--21.3#6
Week 15--28++#4
Week 16--8.4#29
Week 17--24.4++#5