Jerry Hughes is a Better Fantasy Option Than Kerry Hyder But Not as Good as Eddie Yarbrough the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Jerry Hughes to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 31 projected fantasy points puts him at #42 behind Eddie Yarbrough and ahead of Kerry Hyder. He has averaged 2.8 fantasy points in his past 32 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 3.9 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#35) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Jerry Hughes is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #55 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#40 Ndamukong Suh32 FP, 3.96 per game56 FP, 16 gp, 3.5 per game (#46)
#41 Eddie Yarbrough32 FP, 3.51 per game56 FP, 16 gp, 3.5 per game (#46)
#42 Jerry Hughes31 FP, 3.91 per game28 FP, 12 gp, 2.3 per game (#122)
#43 Kerry Hyder31 FP, 3.9 per game28 FP, 12 gp, 2.3 per game (#122)
#44 A`Shawn Robinson31 FP, 3.89 per game44 FP, 11 gp, 4 per game (#28)

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JERRY HUGHES PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF EDDIE YARBROUGH IN WEEK 9

Jerry Hughes is projected for 4 fantasy points which projects to being the #33 ranked defensive lineman. This may be a week you want to sit Jerry Hughes. 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 Eddie Yarbrough but behind Shelby Harris. His projected rank in Week 10 is the same as it is in Week 9. He is projected for 3.9 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Benson Mayowa4.07 FP (2% ST)3.85 FP
#32 Shelby Harris4.06 FP (9% ST)4.02 FP
#33 Jerry Hughes4 FP (5% ST)3.91 FP
#34 Eddie Yarbrough3.94 FP3.51 FP
#35 Arik Armstead3.92 FP (15% ST)3.62 FP
WEEK 10 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Lawrence Guy3.96 FP (2% ST)3.76 FP
#32 Ifeadi Odenigbo3.93 FP (4% ST)3.86 FP
#33 Jerry Hughes3.9 FP (5% ST)3.91 FP
#34 A`Shawn Robinson3.89 FP3.89 FP
#35 Sam Hubbard3.78 FP (1% ST)3.86 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.

JERRY HUGHESFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
Rest of 202031.33.811.91.00.82.0
-- Per Game (8 Proj)3.90.471.490.120.100.25
Week 9 vs SEA4.00.621.400.110.070.25
Week 10 @ARI3.90.481.500.110.100.24
2020 Season62923113
-- Per Game (20 GP)3.10.451.150.050.050.15
2019 to 2020681024115
-- Per Game (21 GP)3.20.481.140.050.050.24