Fantasy Add Alert: Kerrith Whyte Jr. is a Better Fantasy Option Than Marshawn Lynch But Not as Good as Jordan Howard the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Kerrith Whyte Jr. to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 5 projected fantasy points puts him at #51 behind Jordan Howard and ahead of Marshawn Lynch. He is less valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #58 ranked running back. Kerrith Whyte Jr. is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #97 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#49 Dion Lewis (28% OWN)5.6 FP, 5.6 per game102 FP, 16 gp, 6.4 per game (#43)
#50 Jordan Howard (77% OWN)5.4 FP, 5.4 per game160 FP, 16 gp, 10 per game (#28)
#51 Kerrith Whyte Jr. (1% OWN)4.9 FP, 4.89 per game160 FP, 16 gp, 10 per game (#28)
#52 Marshawn Lynch (4% OWN)4.7 FP, 4.74 per game64 FP, 6 gp, 10.7 per game (#20)
#53 Darwin Thompson (19% OWN)4.7 FP, 4.69 per game64 FP, 6 gp, 10.7 per game (#20)

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WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

His biggest fantasy week was week 14 where he had 5 fantasy points. His best weekly rank was in week 12 where he was the #35 running back. Kerrith Whyte Jr. had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

KERRITH WHYTE JR. IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $3.3K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $5.4

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 5.1 FD points and is worth -$2442 less than $5.4K on FD. On DK he is projected for 5.5 points and is worth -$893 less than $3.3K. 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 (RB) 18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#49 Chris Thompson5.5 FD Points$5100
#50 Darwin Thompson5.1 FD Points$5400
#51 Kerrith Whyte Jr.5.1 FD Points$5400
#52 Justice Hill4.9 FD Points$5900
#53 Ameer Abdullah4.9 FD Points$5200
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (RB) 18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#51 David Johnson5.7 DK Points$4000
#52 Darwin Thompson5.7 DK Points$3600
#53 Kerrith Whyte Jr.5.5 DK Points$3300
#54 Justice Hill5.4 DK Points$4600
#55 Dare Ogunbowale5.3 DK Points$3200

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.

KERRITH WHYTE JR.FPPPRRUSHYDTDRECRECYD
Rest of 20194.95.28.935.80.20.43.2
Week 17 @BAL4.95.28.9360.180.353.2
2019 Season13.014.022121019
-- Per Game (5 GP)2.602.84.424.20.000.201.80