Taron Johnson is Projected to Be the #97 DB the Rest of the 2019 Season... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Taron Johnson is not projected to be worth a roster spot based on total fantasy points the rest of the season. His 42 projected fantasy points puts him at #97 behind Denzel Ward and ahead of Casey Hayward. He has averaged 4.41 fantasy points in his past 32 games, which is less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 5.2 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#83) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Taron Johnson is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #87 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON DB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#95 Tashaun Gipson42 FP, 5.3 per game64 FP, 14 gp, 4.5 per game (#100)
#96 Denzel Ward42 FP, 5.2 per game67 FP, 11 gp, 6.1 per game (#23)
#97 Taron Johnson42 FP, 5.2 per game50 FP, 12 gp, 4.2 per game (#127)
#98 Casey Hayward42 FP, 4.63 per game43 FP, 13 gp, 3.3 per game (#180)
#99 Tre Flowers42 FP, 4.62 per game94 FP, 15 gp, 6.2 per game (#16)

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TARON JOHNSON WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Taron Johnson is projected for 5 fantasy points in week 9 which only ranks him as the #82 projected defensive back and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. This is projected to be a slightly below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Lamarcus Joyner but behind Jonathan Jones. Week 10 will be better based on projected rank (#68). He is projected for 5.3 fantasy points.

WEEK 9 DB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#80 Chidobe Awuzie5 FP5.1 FP
#81 Jonathan Jones5 FP (1% ST)5.5 FP
#82 Taron Johnson5 FP (3% ST)5.2 FP
#83 Lamarcus Joyner5 FP4.71 FP
#84 Vernon Hargreaves III4.97 FP5.3 FP
WEEK 10 DB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#66 Jalen Ramsey5.3 FP (16% ST)5.5 FP
#67 Kyle Fuller5.3 FP (9% ST)5.1 FP
#68 Taron Johnson5.3 FP (3% ST)5.2 FP
#69 Adrian Amos5.3 FP (3% ST)5.5 FP
#70 Denzel Ward5.3 FP (5% ST)5.2 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.

TARON JOHNSONFPINTPDSOLOSACKFF
Rest of 202041.70.42.833.10.20.3
-- Per Game (8 Proj)5.20.050.354.10.030.03
Week 9 vs SEA5.00.030.354.00.030.03
Week 10 @ARI5.30.050.344.20.030.03
2020 Season90077011
-- Per Game (20 GP)4.50.000.353.50.050.05
2019 to 202094087311
-- Per Game (21 GP)4.50.000.383.50.050.05