T.J. Yeldon: Projected Rank for the Rest of the Season Does Not Meet Expectations

REST OF SEASON FANTASY VALUE

He is not expected to live up to high expectations based on our latest projections. Owned in 92% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #34 running back but his projection based rank is #41 with an average of 7.7 fantasy points per week. With a lower than expected projection rank there are other running backs that are projected for more points that may be available via trade or off the waiver wire. Frank Gore (67 FP), Chris Thompson (70 FP), Derrick Henry (68 FP), Dion Lewis (75 FP), and Peyton Barber (64 FP) are all better options than T.J. Yeldon. His value goes up in PPR leagues. T.J. Yeldon is ranked as the #35 running back with a 11 projected fantasy average.

KEY STATSRUSHRUSHYDRECYDTOUCHDOWNSFP
Projected Average per Game 5.925.529.50.47.7
Actual Avg Since Last Season5.223.423.40.36.3
Lower Own%T. Yeldon ROSHigher Own%
F. Gore (67 FP)61 FPL. Bell (53 FP)
C. Thompson (70 FP)#34 Running BackL. Murray (58 FP)
D. Henry (68 FP) 
 
D. Lewis (75 FP) 
 
P. Barber (64 FP) 
 

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PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2016 TO 2018)

With 8 games played this season Yeldon is the #10 ranked RB. He is trending up based on improved per game fantasy ranking vs 2017. He is relatively stronger (stats bolded below) than weaker in more categories.

2016-2018FPRUSHRUSHYDRUSHTDRECRECYDRECTDFUML
Stats (33 Games)2412601052411788253
RB Rank#30#37#36#58#10#12#12#87
Average Stats7.37.931.90.123.526.70.150.1
RB Rank (Averages)#52#66#66#96#14#19#20#78
2018 & SeasonFPRUSHRUSHYDRUSHTDRECRECYDRECTDFUML
Stats (8 Games)968133413734641
RB Rank#10#28#29#37#6#7#3#27
Average Stats1210.141.80.124.643.20.50.1
RB Rank (Averages)#14#38#36#49#8#9#3#28
2017 SeasonFPRUSHRUSHYDRUSHTDRECRECYDRECTDFUML
Stats (10 Games)584925323022401
RB Rank#64#73#65#44#33#40#166#1
Average Stats5.84.925.30.2322.400.1
RB Rank (Averages)#57#83#67#45#21#28#1#1
2016 SeasonFPRUSHRUSHYDRUSHTDRECRECYDRECTDFUML
Stats (15 Games)8813046515031211
RB Rank#37#29#34#56#11#21#21#24
Average Stats5.88.7310.073.320.80.070.1
RB Rank (Averages)#55#45#52#74#11#21#37#33