Jameis Winston Is Not Projected to See Consistent Snaps and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Jameis Winston is not projected to be worth a roster spot based on total fantasy points the rest of the season. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him at #40 behind Tyrod Taylor and ahead of Mason Rudolph. He has averaged 23.41 fantasy points in his past 31 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 1 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. Jameis Winston is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#38 Garrett Gilbert12.2 FP, 1.53 per game167 FP, 15 gp, 11.1 per game (#8)
#39 Tyrod Taylor (4% OWN)9.6 FP, 1.07 per game167 FP, 15 gp, 11.1 per game (#8)
#40 Jameis Winston (4% OWN)9 FP, 1 per game367 FP, 16 gp, 23 per game (#8)
#41 Mason Rudolph (1% OWN)9 FP, 1 per game135 FP, 10 gp, 13.5 per game (#32)
#42 Marcus Mariota (1% OWN)9 FP, 1 per game99 FP, 7 gp, 14.1 per game (#31)

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JAMEIS WINSTON WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jameis Winston is projected for 0.9 fantasy points in week 9 which only ranks him as the #38 projected quarterback 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 Brett Hundley but behind Matt Schaub. Week 10 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#37). He is projected for 1 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Alex Smith (1% OWN)0.92 FP8.8 FP
#37 Matt Schaub0.89 FP0.87 FP
#38 Jameis Winston (4% OWN)0.88 FP1 FP
#39 Brett Hundley0.88 FP0.72 FP
#40 Chad Henne (1% OWN)0.82 FP0.82 FP
WEEK 10 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#35 Marcus Mariota (1% OWN)0.97 FP1 FP
#36 Chase Daniel0.96 FP0.92 FP
#37 Jameis Winston (4% OWN)0.96 FP1 FP
#38 Ryan Fitzpatrick (17% OWN)0.91 FP0.89 FP
#39 Mitchell Trubisky (4% OWN)0.87 FP0.88 FP

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Jameis Winston averaged 24.88 FPs on DraftKings at an average salary of $6.2K. On FanDuel his average salary was $7.6K and averaged 22.62 fantasy points. On average Jameis Winston was a very good DFS value. On both DraftKings and FanDuel he had a better fantasy ranking than his average salary based rank.

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.

JAMEIS WINSTONFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 20209.091.10.70.210.90.1
-- Per Game (9 Proj)1.0010.10.080.031.210.01
Week 9 @TB0.889.70.070.030.920.01
Week 10 vs SF0.969.40.080.031.200.01
2020 Season358491532272371
-- Per Game (15 GP)23.93282.131.8015.80.07
2019 to 2020367510933302501
-- Per Game (16 GP)23.03192.061.8815.60.06