Jarvis Landry and Mike Gesicki Will Under Deliver the Rest of the Season

O.J. Howard
 TB 92% Own

Based on ownership and draft position expectations are high and he is projected to exceed these high expectations. Based on an ownership percentage of 92%, the market considers him to be the #8 tight end. He is projected to be #2 averaging 8.3 FPs per week. With a better than expected projection rank there are other tight ends you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. Rob Gronkowski (60 FP), Jimmy Graham (62 FP), Zach Ertz (66 FP), Greg Olsen (55 FP), and George Kittle (59 FP) are all worse options. His value goes down in PPR leagues. O.J. Howard is ranked as the #4 tight end with a 11.9 projected fantasy average.

Amari Cooper
 DAL 98% Own

Amari Cooper is already expected to be an elite fantasy option, but our projections say he is even better than the market thinks. Owned in 98% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #25 wide receiver but his projection based rank is #13 with an average of 9.8 fantasy points per week. With a better than expected projection rank there are other wide receivers you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. A.J. Green (67 FP), Alshon Jeffery (68 FP), Brandin Cooks (71 FP), Jarvis Landry (59 FP), and Stefon Diggs (68 FP) are all worse options. The projections also have Amari Cooper as the #13 player in PPR leagues. Amari Cooper has a lower rank based on projected average than projected total. His projected average rank is #17.

Dak Prescott
 DAL 55% Own

Dak Prescott owners should hold on to Dak Prescott because he is projected to greatly exceed expectations. Owned in 55% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #21 quarterback but his projection based rank is #11 with an average of 21.8 fantasy points per week. With a better than expected projection rank there are other quarterbacks you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. Andy Dalton (162 FP), Kirk Cousins (143 FP), Matthew Stafford (163 FP), Andrew Luck (170 FP), and Alex Smith (153 FP) are all worse options.

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Aaron Jones
 GB 98% Own

Aaron Jones is already expected to be an elite fantasy option, but our projections say he is even better than the market thinks. He is owned in 98 percent of CBS leagues and this translates to an expected running back rank of #25. He is projected to average 11.6 FPs which translates to a position rank of #14. With a better than expected projection rank there are other running backs you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. Mark Ingram (76 FP), Lamar Miller (69 FP), Le`Veon Bell (53 FP), Jordan Howard (87 FP), and Leonard Fournette (66 FP) are all worse options. Aaron Jones is not as good an option in PPR leagues where he is the #17 projected running back with 11.6 FP per week average.

Adam Vinatieri
 IND 72% Own

Based on ownership and draft position expectations are high and he is projected to exceed these high expectations. Based on an ownership percentage of 72%, the market considers him to be the #9 kicker. He is projected to be #3 averaging 9.6 FPs per week. With a better than expected projection rank there are other kickers you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. Justin Tucker (69 FP), Mason Crosby (69 FP), Stephen Gostkowski (75 FP), Graham Gano (70 FP), and Robbie Gould (56 FP) are all worse options. Based on projected weekly average Adam Vinatieri is only the #7 ranked kicker.

Seattle Defense
  48% Own

The Seattle Defense is a great fantasy value through the rest of the season. Owned in 48% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks them as the #19 defense but their projection based rank is #2 with an average of 11.1 fantasy points per week. With a better than expected projection rank there are other defenses you should avoid considering that are projected for fewer points. The Baltimore Defense (71 FP), Buffalo Defense (68 FP), Carolina Defense (74 FP), Dallas Defense (77 FP), and Denver Defense (68 FP) are all worse options.

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Bad Fantasy Values for the Rest of the Season

Jarvis Landry
 CLE 99% Own

He is not expected to live up to high expectations based on our latest projections. Owned in 99% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #16 wide receiver but his projection based rank is #38 with an average of 8.5 fantasy points per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other wide receivers that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. A.J. Green (67 FP), Golden Tate (63 FP), Alshon Jeffery (68 FP), Stefon Diggs (68 FP), and Amari Cooper (78 FP) are all better options than Jarvis Landry. His value goes up in PPR leagues. Jarvis Landry is ranked as the #28 wide receiver with a 14.6 projected fantasy average. Jarvis Landry is the #32 ranked wide receiver based on his projected average.

Mike Gesicki
 MIA 7% Own

Mike Gesicki is expected to be the #30 tight end based on a variety of factors (ownership, ADP, etc.) but they are only projected to be the #60 tight end the rest of the season. In PPR leagues, Mike Gesicki is projected for 2.6 FPs per week and his projected position ranking improves to #57.

Kirk Cousins
 MIN 99% Own

He is not expected to live up to high expectations based on our latest projections. Based on an ownership percentage of 99%, the market considers him to be the #13 quarterback. He is projected to be #21 averaging 20.4 FPs per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other quarterbacks that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. Andy Dalton (162 FP), Russell Wilson (176 FP), Matthew Stafford (163 FP), Alex Smith (153 FP), and Marcus Mariota (151 FP) are all better options than Kirk Cousins. His value goes up if you do not need him in lineups this week. Kirk Cousins is the #17 ranked quarterback based on his projected average.

Leonard Fournette
 JAC 99% Own

Leonard Fournette owners are expecting a lot from him, but the projections think these owners will be disappointed. Owned in 99% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #20 running back but his projection based rank is #31 with an average of 8.2 fantasy points per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other running backs that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. Isaiah Crowell (72 FP), LeSean McCoy (69 FP), Lamar Miller (69 FP), Dalvin Cook (69 FP), and Matt Breida (67 FP) are all better options than Leonard Fournette. His value goes down in PPR leagues. Leonard Fournette is ranked as the #35 running back with a 10.2 projected fantasy average. Based on projected weekly average Leonard Fournette is only the #36 ranked running back.

Robbie Gould
 SF 76% Own

Robbie Gould owners are expecting a lot from him, but the projections think these owners will be disappointed. Owned in 76% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #8 kicker but his projection based rank is #24 with an average of 8.1 fantasy points per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other kickers that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. Randy Bullock (59 FP), Sebastian Janikowski (69 FP), Chris Boswell (71 FP), Adam Vinatieri (76 FP), and Dustin Hopkins (66 FP) are all better options than Robbie Gould. Based on projected weekly average Robbie Gould is the #19 ranked kicker.

Kansas City Defense
  94% Own

They are expected to be a valuable fantasy asset, but our projections say they are overrated. Based on an ownership percentage of 94%, the market considers them to be the #3 defense. They are projected to be #27 averaging 9.2 FPs per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other defenses that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. The Arizona Defense (67 FP), Atlanta Defense (69 FP), Baltimore Defense (71 FP), Buffalo Defense (68 FP), and Carolina Defense (74 FP) are all better options than Kansas City Defense. The Kansas City Defense is the #22 ranked defense based on their projected average.

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