Tom Brady is Projected to Be the #7 QB the Rest of the 2019 Season...Behind Deshaun Watson and Ahead of Aaron Rodgers

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Tom Brady to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 198 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Deshaun Watson and ahead of Aaron Rodgers. He has averaged 21.4 fantasy points in his past 23 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 22 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#6) 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 projected to be very good, but not one of the very best at his position. Tom Brady is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #8 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON QB RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#5 Jacoby Brissett (89% OWN)206 FP, 20.6 per game252 FP, 16 gp, 15.7 per game (#29)
#6 Deshaun Watson (100% OWN)204 FP, 22.7 per game384 FP, 16 gp, 24 per game (#6)
#7 Tom Brady (100% OWN)198 FP, 22 per game338 FP, 16 gp, 21.1 per game (#15)
#8 Aaron Rodgers (100% OWN)198 FP, 22 per game359 FP, 16 gp, 22.4 per game (#10)
#9 Matt Ryan (98% OWN)197 FP, 21.8 per game420 FP, 16 gp, 26.2 per game (#2)

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TOM BRADY WEEK 8 AND 9 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tom Brady is projected for 21.7 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #8 ranked quarterback and a starter for most owners. 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 Teddy Bridgewater but behind Mason Rudolph. Week 9 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 19.9 fantasy points.

WEEK 8 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 Kirk Cousins (91% OWN)22.4 FP (61% ST)20 FP
#7 Mason Rudolph (43% OWN)21.9 FP (26% ST)16.9 FP
#8 Tom Brady (100% OWN)21.7 FP (79% ST)22 FP
#9 Teddy Bridgewater (47% OWN)21.5 FP (30% ST)3.23 FP
#10 Jacoby Brissett (89% OWN)20.8 FP (54% ST)20.6 FP
WEEK 9 QB RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Jameis Winston (89% OWN)20.3 FP (26% ST)21 FP
#9 Philip Rivers (90% OWN)20 FP (30% ST)19.3 FP
#10 Tom Brady (100% OWN)19.9 FP (79% ST)22 FP
#11 Deshaun Watson (100% OWN)19.9 FP (98% ST)22.7 FP
#12 Jimmy Garoppolo (81% OWN)19.5 FP (34% ST)18.9 FP

TOM BRADY IS A BETTER VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $7.9K THAN ON DRAFTKINGS AT $6.6K

For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings. He is projected for 18.9 FD points and is worth $7.9K on FD. On DK he is projected for 20.1 points and is worth -$348 less than $6.6K. 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 (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Kirk Cousins19.2 FD Points$7800
#7 Daniel Jones19.1 FD Points$7000
#8 Tom Brady18.9 FD Points$7900
#9 Josh Allen18.8 FD Points$7700
#10 Mason Rudolph18.6 FD Points$6800
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (QB) 9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Daniel Jones20.7 DK Points$5800
#7 Kirk Cousins20.1 DK Points$6700
#8 Tom Brady20.1 DK Points$6600
#9 Kyler Murray19.8 DK Points$6200
#10 Josh Allen19.7 DK Points$6500

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.

TOM BRADYFPPASSYDPASSTDINTRUSHYDRUSHTD
Rest of 2019198256716.07.118.31.5
-- Per Game (9 Proj)22.02851.780.792.030.17
Week 8 vs CLE21.72711.800.752.200.17
Week 9 @BAL19.92701.600.911.700.15
2019 Season154199211433
-- Per Game (7 GP)22.02851.570.570.430.43
2018 to 201949263474015385
-- Per Game (23 GP)21.42761.740.651.650.22