Mike Nugent is Projected to Be the #8 Kicker the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Matt Gay and Ahead of Adam Vinatieri

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Mike Nugent to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 62 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind Matt Gay and ahead of Adam Vinatieri. He has averaged 7.71 fantasy points in his past 7 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. His projected per game average is 7.7 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#5) 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 76%, he is the #11 most highly owned kicker. Mike Nugent is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #28 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON K RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#6 Joey Slye (56% OWN)65 FP, 7.2 per game93 FP, 16 gp, 5.8 per game (#37)
#7 Matt Gay (22% OWN)64 FP, 7.1 per game93 FP, 16 gp, 5.8 per game (#37)
#8 Mike Nugent (76% OWN)62 FP, 7.7 per game24 FP, 3 gp, 8 per game (#13)
#9 Adam Vinatieri (34% OWN)61 FP, 6.8 per game121 FP, 15 gp, 8.1 per game (#12)
#10 Brett Maher (34% OWN)60 FP, 6.6 per game131 FP, 16 gp, 8.2 per game (#10)

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MIKE NUGENT WEEK 9 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Mike Nugent is projected for 7.2 fantasy points in week 9 which ranks him a the #8 projected kicker for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Harrison Butker but behind Josh Lambo. This is a typical week based on his weekly ranking being the same as his rest of season ranking.

WEEK 9 K RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 Matt Gay (22% OWN)7.4 FP (11% ST)7.1 FP
#7 Josh Lambo (87% OWN)7.3 FP (82% ST)7.2 FP
#8 Mike Nugent (76% OWN)7.2 FP (68% ST)7.7 FP
#9 Harrison Butker (97% OWN)6.9 FP (90% ST)7.2 FP
#10 Mike Badgley (9% OWN)6.8 FP (1% ST)6.6 FP

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.

MIKE NUGENTFPFGMFGAXPFG49FG50
Rest of 20196213.516.720.13.40.7
-- Per Game (8 Proj)7.71.692.092.510.420.09
Week 9 @BAL7.21.652.052.100.410.09
2019 Season30.0581500
-- Per Game (4 GP)7.51.252.003.80.000.00
2018 to 20195411141921
-- Per Game (7 GP)7.71.572.002.710.290.14