Nik Needham is Projected to Be the #1 DB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Ahead of Budda Baker

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Nik Needham to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 9 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of Budda Baker making him our #1 ranked defensive back. Nik Needham is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #72 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Nik Needham9.3 FP, 9.3 per game59 FP, 15 gp, 3.9 per game (#134)
#2 Budda Baker9.3 FP, 9.3 per game100 FP, 14 gp, 7.2 per game (#6)
#3 Tracy Walker8.2 FP, 8.2 per game25 FP, 12 gp, 2.1 per game (#230)
#4 Eric Rowe8.1 FP, 8.1 per game25 FP, 12 gp, 2.1 per game (#230)
#5 Eric Reid7.7 FP, 7.7 per game69 FP, 13 gp, 5.3 per game (#62)

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WEEKLY FANTASY PERFORMANCE

His biggest fantasy week was week 10 where he had 11.5 fantasy points. His best weekly rank was in week 11 where he was the #8 defensive back. Nik Needham had more below average weeks than above average weeks. The table below has his weekly games played, fantasy points and weekly position rank.

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.

NIK NEEDHAMFPINTPDSOLOSACKFF
Rest of 20199.30.11.86.30.00.1
Week 17 @NE9.30.121.806.30.050.06
2019 Season642113811
-- Per Game (11 GP)5.90.181.003.50.090.09