K.J. Wright is Projected to Be the #16 LB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Myles Jack and Ahead of Anthony Walker Jr.

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect K.J. Wright to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 64 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Myles Jack and ahead of Anthony Walker Jr.. He has averaged 7.08 fantasy points in his past 40 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. His projected per game average is 7.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#23) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 59%, he is the #19 most highly owned linebacker. K.J. Wright is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON LB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#14 Joe Schobert65 FP, 7.2 per game140 FP, 16 gp, 8.7 per game (#3)
#15 Myles Jack64 FP, 7.2 per game56 FP, 11 gp, 5.1 per game (#59)
#16 K.J. Wright64 FP, 7.1 per game113 FP, 16 gp, 7.1 per game (#20)
#17 Anthony Walker Jr.64 FP, 7.1 per game102 FP, 16 gp, 6.4 per game (#30)
#18 Leighton Vander Esch64 FP, 8 per game60 FP, 9 gp, 6.7 per game (#27)

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START EM ALERT: K.J. WRIGHT WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

K.J. Wright is projected for 7.8 fantasy points in week 9 which ranks him a the #14 projected linebacker for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Zach Cunningham but behind Leighton Vander Esch. Week 10 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 7.4 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#12 Roquan Smith8 FP (74% ST)7.8 FP
#13 Leighton Vander Esch7.9 FP (58% ST)8 FP
#14 K.J. Wright7.8 FP (52% ST)7.1 FP
#15 Zach Cunningham7.8 FP (33% ST)8.2 FP
#16 Patrick Queen7.7 FP (61% ST)7.8 FP
WEEK 10 LB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Roquan Smith7.8 FP (74% ST)7.8 FP
#14 Jordan Hicks7.6 FP (13% ST)7.5 FP
#15 K.J. Wright7.4 FP (52% ST)7.1 FP
#16 Micah Kiser7.4 FP (15% ST)7.4 FP
#17 Avery Williamson7.4 FP (26% ST)7 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.

K.J. WRIGHTFPSOLOSACKFFINTPD
Rest of 20206439.30.60.91.24.6
-- Per Game (9 Proj)7.14.40.060.100.140.51
Week 9 @BUF7.85.00.050.100.130.47
Week 10 @LAR7.44.70.030.100.100.53
2020 Season1709411417
-- Per Game (24 GP)7.13.90.040.040.170.71
2019 to 20201749611417
-- Per Game (25 GP)6.93.80.040.040.160.68