Matt Ryan is Projected to Be the #9 QB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Aaron Rodgers and Ahead of Dak Prescott

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Matt Ryan to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 196 projected fantasy points puts him at #9 behind Aaron Rodgers and ahead of Dak Prescott. He has averaged 25.61 fantasy points in his past 23 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 21.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #11 most highly owned quarterback. Matt Ryan is expected to come up slightly short of this season-to-date's #6 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#7 Tom Brady (100% OWN)198 FP, 22 per game338 FP, 16 gp, 21.1 per game (#15)
#8 Aaron Rodgers (100% OWN)198 FP, 22 per game359 FP, 16 gp, 22.4 per game (#10)
#9 Matt Ryan (98% OWN)197 FP, 21.8 per game420 FP, 16 gp, 26.2 per game (#2)
#10 Dak Prescott (99% OWN)190 FP, 21.1 per game328 FP, 16 gp, 20.5 per game (#19)
#11 Jimmy Garoppolo (81% OWN)189 FP, 18.9 per game56 FP, 3 gp, 18.7 per game (#22)

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SIT EM ALERT: MATT RYAN WEEK 8 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Matt Ryan is projected for 20.6 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #11 ranked quarterback and a starter for most owners. He is listed as questionable which lowers his projection. This is projected to be a slightly below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Kyler Murray but behind Jacoby Brissett. His rest of season rank is slightly better than his week 8 rank.

WEEK 8 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Teddy Bridgewater (47% OWN)21.5 FP (30% ST)3.23 FP
#10 Jacoby Brissett (89% OWN)20.8 FP (54% ST)20.6 FP
#11 Matt Ryan (98% OWN)20.6 FP (48% ST)21.8 FP
#12 Kyler Murray (98% OWN)20.3 FP (61% ST)20.1 FP
#13 Daniel Jones (69% OWN)20.1 FP (33% ST)20.3 FP

MATT RYAN IS A BETTER VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $7.6K THAN ON DRAFTKINGS AT $6K

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 18.2 FD points and is worth $7.6K on FD. On DK he is projected for 19.2 points and is worth $6K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL WEEK (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#10 Mason Rudolph18.6 FD Points$6800
#11 Kyler Murray18.6 FD Points$7400
#12 Matt Ryan18.2 FD Points$7600
#13 Teddy Bridgewater18.1 FD Points$7500
#14 Jacoby Brissett17.9 FD Points$7500
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#10 Josh Allen19.7 DK Points$6500
#11 Mason Rudolph19.6 DK Points$5300
#12 Matt Ryan19.2 DK Points$6000
#13 Teddy Bridgewater19 DK Points$5900
#14 Jameis Winston18.8 DK Points$5900

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and current week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

MATT RYANFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 2019196252515.78.066.21.4
-- Per Game (9 Proj)21.82811.740.897.40.15
Week 8 vs SEA20.62591.600.787.90.19
2019 Season1692170158641
-- Per Game (7 GP)24.23102.141.149.10.14
2018 to 2019589709350151894
-- Per Game (23 GP)25.63082.170.658.20.17