DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK
Nathan Shepherd is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 26 projected fantasy points puts him at #214 behind Carl Davis and ahead of Mike Love. 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 (#215) 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 RANK||PROJECTION||FANTASY STATS SINCE 2018|
|#212 Austin Johnson||26 FP, 1.64 per game||0.98 per game (#98)|
|#213 Carl Davis||26 FP, 1.64 per game||0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)|
|#214 Nathan Shepherd||26 FP, 1.64 per game||0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)|
|#215 Mike Love||26 FP, 1.62 per game||0.5 FP, 1 gp (#240)|
|#216 Carl Lawson||26 FP, 1.6 per game||0.5 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 #210 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 Mike Love but behind Carl Lawson. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#211). He is projected for 1.6 fantasy points.
|WEEK 1 DL RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#208 Bronson Kaufusi||1.62 FP||1.64 FP|
|#209 Carl Lawson||1.62 FP||1.6 FP|
|#210 Nathan Shepherd||1.6 FP||1.64 FP|
|#211 Mike Love||1.6 FP||1.62 FP|
|#212 Sheldon Day||1.58 FP||1.58 FP|
|WEEK 2 DL RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#209 Justin Hamilton||1.61 FP||1.52 FP|
|#210 Jeremiah Ledbetter||1.61 FP||1.64 FP|
|#211 Nathan Shepherd||1.61 FP||1.64 FP|
|#212 Mike Love||1.6 FP||1.62 FP|
|#213 Dorance Armstrong||1.53 FP||1.6 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.
|-- Per Game (16 Proj)||1.64||0.09||0.83||0.03||0.00||0.09|
|Week 1 vs BUF||1.60||0.10||0.78||0.03||0.01||0.10|
|Week 2 vs CLE||1.61||0.08||0.84||0.03||0.00||0.09|
|-- Per Game (11 GP)||1.00||0.00||0.55||0.00||0.00||0.00|