Justin Houston is Projected to Be the #10 Defensive Lineman the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Aaron Donald and Ahead of Chase Young

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Justin Houston to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 43 projected fantasy points puts him at #10 behind Aaron Donald and ahead of Chase Young. He has averaged 3.97 fantasy points in his past 37 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 4.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#12) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 40%, he is the #19 most highly owned defensive lineman. Justin Houston is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #26 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#8 Stephon Tuitt45 FP, 5 per game22 FP, 5 gp, 4.4 per game (#17)
#9 Aaron Donald45 FP, 5.7 per game62 FP, 16 gp, 3.8 per game (#37)
#10 Justin Houston43 FP, 4.78 per game66 FP, 16 gp, 4.2 per game (#23)
#11 Chase Young43 FP, 4.78 per game66 FP, 16 gp, 4.2 per game (#23)
#12 Calais Campbell42 FP, 4.69 per game74 FP, 16 gp, 4.6 per game (#15)

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JUSTIN HOUSTON WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Justin Houston is projected for 5 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #8 ranked defensive lineman and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Denico Autry but behind Chase Winovich. Week 10 will not be as good based on projected rank (#20). He is projected for 4.4 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 DeForest Buckner5.3 FP (49% ST)5.1 FP
#7 Chase Winovich5.1 FP (33% ST)5.2 FP
#8 Justin Houston4.99 FP (25% ST)4.78 FP
#9 Denico Autry4.95 FP (6% ST)4.66 FP
#10 Christian Wilkins4.94 FP (10% ST)4.66 FP
WEEK 10 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#18 Denico Autry4.48 FP (6% ST)4.66 FP
#19 Kenny Clark4.45 FP (10% ST)4.33 FP
#20 Justin Houston4.44 FP (25% ST)4.78 FP
#21 Cameron Heyward4.34 FP (35% ST)4.09 FP
#22 Jonathan Allen4.28 FP (12% ST)4.54 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.

JUSTIN HOUSTONFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
Rest of 202043.05.619.61.10.11.0
-- Per Game (9 Proj)4.80.622.180.130.010.11
Week 9 vs BAL5.00.682.300.120.010.12
Week 10 @TEN4.40.532.200.100.010.11
2020 Season801332200
-- Per Game (21 GP)3.80.621.520.100.000.00
2019 to 2020861435200
-- Per Game (22 GP)3.90.641.590.090.000.00