Fantasy Drop Alert: Wayne Gallman is a Better Fantasy Option Than DeeJay Dallas But Not as Good as Sony Michel the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Wayne Gallman to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 40 projected fantasy points puts him at #60 behind Sony Michel and ahead of DeeJay Dallas. He has averaged 4.24 fantasy points in his past 23 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#55) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is more valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #57 ranked running back. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 46%, he is the #53 most highly owned running back. Wayne Gallman is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #77 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#58 Mike Davis (95% OWN)43 FP, 5.3 per game94 FP, 16 gp, 5.9 per game (#33)
#59 Sony Michel (30% OWN)42 FP, 4.66 per game141 FP, 16 gp, 8.8 per game (#32)
#60 Wayne Gallman (46% OWN)40 FP, 5 per game37 FP, 9 gp, 4.1 per game (#66)
#61 DeeJay Dallas (38% OWN)39 FP, 4.29 per game37 FP, 9 gp, 4.1 per game (#66)
#62 Tony Pollard (35% OWN)37 FP, 4.65 per game76 FP, 13 gp, 5.9 per game (#51)

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START EM ALERT: WAYNE GALLMAN PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF ADRIAN PETERSON IN WEEK 9

Wayne Gallman is projected for 6.7 fantasy points in week 9 which ranks him a the #33 projected running back for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Adrian Peterson but behind Troymaine Pope. Week 10 will not be as good based on projected rank (#52). He is projected for 4.7 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 RB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 DeeJay Dallas (38% OWN)7 FP (15% ST)4.29 FP
#32 Troymaine Pope (7% OWN)6.9 FP (1% ST)1.99 FP
#33 Wayne Gallman (46% OWN)6.7 FP (24% ST)5 FP
#34 Adrian Peterson (66% OWN)6.6 FP (15% ST)6.7 FP
#35 Latavius Murray (84% OWN)6.5 FP (23% ST)7.6 FP
WEEK 10 RB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#50 Sony Michel (30% OWN)4.73 FP (1% ST)4.66 FP
#51 Alexander Mattison (64% OWN)4.7 FP (4% ST)4.89 FP
#52 Wayne Gallman (46% OWN)4.66 FP (24% ST)5 FP
#53 Mike Davis (95% OWN)4.66 FP (55% ST)5.3 FP
#54 Rex Burkhead (31% OWN)4.56 FP (6% ST)5 FP

WAYNE GALLMAN IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $4.5K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $5.5

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 7.6 FD points and is worth -$1001 less than $5.5K on FD. On DK he is projected for 8.8 points and is worth -$670 less than $4.5K. 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) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#33 Nyheim Hines7.9 FD Points$5400
#34 DeeJay Dallas7.7 FD Points$5100
#35 Wayne Gallman7.6 FD Points$5500
#36 Gus Edwards7.5 FD Points$5400
#37 Le`Veon Bell7.3 FD Points$5500
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (RB) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#25 Zack Moss9.1 DK Points$5200
#26 DeeJay Dallas8.8 DK Points$5000
#27 Wayne Gallman8.8 DK Points$4500
#28 Le`Veon Bell8.6 DK Points$5100
#29 Gus Edwards8.4 DK Points$4800

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

WAYNE GALLMANFPPPRRUSHYDTDRECRECYD
Rest of 202040.152.347.31822.312.276.4
-- Per Game (8 Proj)5.06.55.922.80.291.529.6
Week 9 @WAS6.78.58.3320.391.8011.5
Week 10 vs PHI4.76.25.6200.281.508.9
2020 Season607964247319137
-- Per Game (14 GP)4.35.74.617.60.211.369.8
2019 to 2020709266264422161
-- Per Game (15 GP)4.76.24.417.60.271.4710.7