Start T.Y. Hilton in Week 7: Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($7.6K) and DraftKings ($5.9K)

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 14.4 FanDuel points and 18.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1254 more than $7.6K on FanDuel and +$2067 more than $5.9K on DraftKings. There may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL WEEK (WR) 8 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#4 D.J. Chark14.6 FD Points$6600
#5 Julio Jones14.4 FD Points$8200
#6 T.Y. Hilton14.4 FD Points$7600
#7 John Brown14.1 FD Points$5900
#8 Adam Thielen14 FD Points$7100
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (WR) 8 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#2 DeAndre Hopkins19.8 DK Points$7800
#3 Julio Jones19 DK Points$8000
#4 T.Y. Hilton18.5 DK Points$5900
#5 D.J. Chark18.5 DK Points$6000
#6 John Brown18.2 DK Points$5500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect T.Y. Hilton to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 116 projected fantasy points puts him at #5 behind Cooper Kupp and ahead of Tyreek Hill. He has averaged 11.68 fantasy points in his past 18 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 10.6 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#10) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #22 most highly owned wide receiver. T.Y. Hilton is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #29 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON WR RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#3 Julio Jones (100% OWN)118 FP, 11.8 per game213 FP, 16 gp, 13.3 per game (#4)
#4 Cooper Kupp (100% OWN)117 FP, 11.7 per game95 FP, 8 gp, 11.9 per game (#9)
#5 T.Y. Hilton (99% OWN)116 FP, 10.6 per game163 FP, 14 gp, 11.6 per game (#10)
#6 Tyreek Hill (100% OWN)113 FP, 11.3 per game241 FP, 16 gp, 15.1 per game (#1)
#7 A.J. Green (94% OWN)113 FP, 11.3 per game103 FP, 9 gp, 11.5 per game (#12)

T.Y. HILTON WEEK 7 AND 8 FANTASY OUTLOOK

T.Y. Hilton is projected for 11.5 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #6 ranked wide receiver and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Julio Jones but behind Courtland Sutton. Week 8 will not be as good based on projected rank (#12). He is projected for 11.1 fantasy points.

WEEK 7 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 John Brown (86% OWN)11.6 FP (1% ST)8.9 FP
#5 Courtland Sutton (97% OWN)11.5 FP (74% ST)10.2 FP
#6 T.Y. Hilton (99% OWN)11.5 FP (1% ST)10.6 FP
#7 Julio Jones (100% OWN)11.5 FP (99% ST)11.8 FP
#8 Adam Thielen (100% OWN)11.3 FP (98% ST)11 FP
WEEK 8 WR RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Adam Thielen (100% OWN)11.6 FP (98% ST)11 FP
#11 Kenny Golladay (100% OWN)11.3 FP (78% ST)9.7 FP
#12 T.Y. Hilton (99% OWN)11.1 FP (1% ST)10.6 FP
#13 Robert Woods (99% OWN)11 FP (82% ST)9.5 FP
#14 D.J. Chark (99% OWN)11 FP (93% ST)10.7 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

T.Y. HILTONFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 201911617587.359.27666.50.0
-- Per Game (11 Proj)10.615.97.95.469.60.590.00
Week 7 vs HOU11.517.38.45.8760.640.00
Week 8 vs DEN11.116.48.45.3710.660.00
2019 Season47.271.2302423240
-- Per Game (4 GP)11.817.87.56.058.01.000.00
2018 to 20192103101501001502100
-- Per Game (18 GP)11.717.28.35.683.40.560.00