Nathan Shepherd is Projected to Be the #213 Defensive Lineman in 2019

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Nathan Shepherd is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 26 projected fantasy points puts him at #213 behind Carl Davis and ahead of Austin Johnson. He has averaged 1 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 1.6 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#214) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Nathan Shepherd is expected to come up short of last season's #173 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DL RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#211 Jeremiah Ledbetter26 FP, 1.64 per game1 FP, 1 gp (#227)
#212 Carl Davis26 FP, 1.64 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)
#213 Nathan Shepherd26 FP, 1.64 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)
#214 Austin Johnson26 FP, 1.63 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)
#215 Mike Love26 FP, 1.61 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)

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WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nathan Shepherd is projected for 1.6 fantasy points in week 1 which only ranks him as the #211 projected defensive lineman and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. 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 Dorance Armstrong but behind Sheldon Day. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#206). He is projected for 1.6 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#209 Carl Lawson1.62 FP1.6 FP
#210 Sheldon Day1.6 FP1.59 FP
#211 Nathan Shepherd1.58 FP1.64 FP
#212 Dorance Armstrong1.58 FP1.61 FP
#213 Mike Love1.58 FP1.61 FP
WEEK 2 DL RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#204 D.J. Jones1.67 FP1.92 FP
#205 Olsen Pierre1.66 FP1.69 FP
#206 Nathan Shepherd1.65 FP1.64 FP
#207 Bronson Kaufusi1.64 FP1.66 FP
#208 Mike Love1.64 FP1.61 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

NATHAN SHEPHERDFPSACKSOLOFFINTPD
2019 Projection26.21.513.30.40.11.5
-- Per Game (16 Proj)1.640.100.830.030.000.09
Week 1 vs BUF1.580.090.780.030.010.10
Week 2 vs CLE1.650.090.830.030.010.09
2018 Season11.006000
-- Per Game (11 GP)1.000.000.550.000.000.00