Sell High Alert: Dak Prescott is Projected to Be the #12 QB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Jimmy Garoppolo and Ahead of Derek Carr

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Dak Prescott to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 187 projected fantasy points puts him at #12 behind Jimmy Garoppolo and ahead of Derek Carr. He has averaged 21.96 fantasy points in his past 23 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 20.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#11) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite quarterback. He is not projected for elite value. Dak Prescott is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #5 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#10 Carson Wentz (100% OWN)188 FP, 20.9 per game233 FP, 11 gp, 21.2 per game (#14)
#11 Jimmy Garoppolo (87% OWN)187 FP, 18.7 per game56 FP, 3 gp, 18.7 per game (#22)
#12 Dak Prescott (100% OWN)187 FP, 20.8 per game328 FP, 16 gp, 20.5 per game (#19)
#13 Derek Carr (39% OWN)184 FP, 18.4 per game252 FP, 16 gp, 15.7 per game (#29)
#14 Drew Brees (91% OWN)183 FP, 22.9 per game366 FP, 15 gp, 24.4 per game (#5)

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DAK PRESCOTT WEEK 9 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Dak Prescott is projected for 22.6 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #3 ranked quarterback and a must start for most owners in Week 9. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Dak Prescott is not expected to be active in week 8.

WEEK 9 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Russell Wilson (100% OWN)30.3 FP (90% ST)24.5 FP
#2 Matthew Stafford (78% OWN)23.6 FP (19% ST)21 FP
#3 Dak Prescott (100% OWN)22.6 FP (64% ST)20.8 FP
#4 Aaron Rodgers (100% OWN)22.4 FP (69% ST)21.6 FP
#5 Josh Allen (94% OWN)21.1 FP (69% ST)18.3 FP

DAILY FANTASY REVIEW

Dak Prescott averaged 23.74 FPs on DraftKings at an average salary of $6.2K. On FanDuel his average salary was $8K and averaged 22.88 fantasy points. On average Dak Prescott was a very good DFS value. On both DraftKings and FanDuel he had a better fantasy ranking than his average salary based rank.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

DAK PRESCOTTFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 2019187226713.09.01852.7
-- Per Game (9 Proj)20.82521.441.0020.60.30
Week 9 @NYG22.62831.501.00210.33
2019 Season17721221271633
-- Per Game (7 GP)25.33031.711.0023.30.43
2018 to 2019505600634154689
-- Per Game (23 GP)22.02611.480.6520.30.39