Fletcher Cox is Projected to Be the #58 DL the Rest of the 2019 Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Fletcher Cox may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 30 projected fantasy points puts him at #58 behind Jerry Hughes and ahead of Linval Joseph. He has averaged 3.61 fantasy points in his past 22 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.4 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#52) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Fletcher Cox is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #47 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#56 Javon Hargrave30 FP, 3.04 per game46 FP, 15 gp, 3 per game (#67)
#57 Jerry Hughes30 FP, 3.03 per game45 FP, 13 gp, 3.5 per game (#42)
#58 Fletcher Cox30 FP, 3.37 per game60 FP, 16 gp, 3.7 per game (#31)
#59 Linval Joseph30 FP, 3.35 per game52 FP, 15 gp, 3.5 per game (#40)
#60 Taco Charlton30 FP, 3.02 per game52 FP, 15 gp, 3.5 per game (#40)

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FLETCHER COX PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF JOHN SIMON IN WEEK 8

Fletcher Cox is projected for 3.3 fantasy points in week 8 which only ranks him as the #52 projected defensive lineman and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. This is a typical week for him with a FP projection that is the same as his projected per game average over the rest of the season. He is ranked above John Simon but behind Solomon Thomas. Week 9 will be better based on projected rank (#44). He is projected for 3.3 fantasy points.

WEEK 8 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#50 Damon Harrison3.37 FP (3% ST)3.37 FP
#51 Solomon Thomas3.36 FP (1% ST)3.35 FP
#52 Fletcher Cox3.32 FP (7% ST)3.37 FP
#53 John Simon3.3 FP (1% ST)3.5 FP
#54 Takkarist McKinley3.29 FP (3% ST)3.1 FP
WEEK 9 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#42 Jabaal Sheard3.34 FP (3% ST)3.8 FP
#43 Solomon Thomas3.34 FP (1% ST)3.35 FP
#44 Fletcher Cox3.34 FP (7% ST)3.37 FP
#45 Larry Ogunjobi3.32 FP (1% ST)3.21 FP
#46 Kenny Clark3.31 FP (12% ST)3.58 FP

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.

FLETCHER COXFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
Rest of 201930.32.815.91.10.11.5
-- Per Game (9 Proj)3.40.311.770.120.010.17
Week 8 @BUF3.30.291.800.100.010.18
Week 9 vs CHI3.30.291.800.110.010.16
2019 Season20.0111102
-- Per Game (6 GP)3.30.171.830.170.000.33
2018 to 2019801042203
-- Per Game (22 GP)3.60.451.910.090.000.14