Malcolm Jenkins is Projected to Be the #8 DB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Malcolm Butler and Ahead of Jessie Bates

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Malcolm Jenkins to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 64 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind Malcolm Butler and ahead of Jessie Bates. He has averaged 6.23 fantasy points in his past 39 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 7.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#14) 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 42%, he is the #14 most highly owned defensive back. He is also currently the #8 ranked defensive back.

REST OF SEASON DB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#6 Anthony Harris64 FP, 7.2 per game83 FP, 14 gp, 5.9 per game (#32)
#7 Malcolm Butler64 FP, 7.1 per game47 FP, 9 gp, 5.2 per game (#65)
#8 Malcolm Jenkins64 FP, 7.1 per game96 FP, 16 gp, 6 per game (#26)
#9 Jessie Bates63 FP, 7.9 per game100 FP, 16 gp, 6.2 per game (#17)
#10 Pierre Desir62 FP, 7.8 per game59 FP, 11 gp, 5.4 per game (#56)

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PROJECTING A DOWN WEEK 9 FOR MALCOLM JENKINS WITH FEWER FPS THAN TRE BOSTON

Malcolm Jenkins is projected for 7.1 fantasy points in week 9 which ranks him a the #16 projected defensive back for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Logan Ryan but behind Tre Boston. Week 10 will be better based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 7.2 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 DB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Marcus Maye7.2 FP (18% ST)6.3 FP
#15 Tre Boston7.1 FP (46% ST)6.7 FP
#16 Malcolm Jenkins7.1 FP (32% ST)7.1 FP
#17 Logan Ryan7 FP (59% ST)7.5 FP
#18 Kareem Jackson7 FP (14% ST)6.9 FP
WEEK 10 DB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Logan Ryan7.6 FP (59% ST)7.5 FP
#9 DeShon Elliott7.2 FP (4% ST)6.8 FP
#10 Malcolm Jenkins7.2 FP (32% ST)7.1 FP
#11 Malcolm Butler7.2 FP (51% ST)7.1 FP
#12 Holton Hill7.1 FP6.7 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.

MALCOLM JENKINSFPINTPDSOLOSACKFF
Rest of 2020640.75.340.12.01.9
-- Per Game (9 Proj)7.10.080.594.50.220.21
Week 9 @TB7.10.060.614.50.190.22
Week 10 vs SF7.20.110.614.50.230.18
2020 Season1470149454
-- Per Game (23 GP)6.40.000.614.10.220.17
2019 to 20201500149754
-- Per Game (24 GP)6.20.000.584.00.210.17