Travis Kelce is Projected to Be the #1 TE the Rest of the 2019 Season...Ahead of Darren Waller

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Travis Kelce to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 92 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of Darren Waller making him our #1 ranked tight end. He has averaged 10.61 fantasy points in his past 42 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 11.5 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite tight end. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. He is also currently the #1 ranked tight end.

REST OF SEASON TE RANKPROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 Travis Kelce (100% OWN)92 FP, 11.5 per game157 FP, 16 gp, 9.8 per game (#1)
#2 Darren Waller (99% OWN)73 FP, 8.2 per game131 FP, 16 gp, 8.2 per game (#8)
#3 Mark Andrews (99% OWN)73 FP, 8.1 per game143 FP, 15 gp, 9.5 per game (#3)
#4 Jared Cook (86% OWN)72 FP, 8.1 per game125 FP, 14 gp, 8.9 per game (#5)
#5 T.J. Hockenson (90% OWN)67 FP, 7.5 per game49 FP, 12 gp, 4.1 per game (#33)

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TRAVIS KELCE WEEK 9 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Travis Kelce is projected for 11.5 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #1 ranked tight end and a must start for most owners. This is a typical week for him with a FP projection that is the same as his projected per game average over the rest of the season. He is the highest ranked tight end for the week, ahead of Hayden Hurst. This is a typical week based on his weekly ranking being the same as his rest of season ranking. His rank is the same in PPR leagues.

WEEK 9 TE RANKPROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Travis Kelce (100% OWN)11.5 FP (100% ST)11.5 FP
#2 Hayden Hurst (84% OWN)8.5 FP (60% ST)7.5 FP
#3 Darren Waller (99% OWN)8 FP (94% ST)8.2 FP
#4 T.J. Hockenson (90% OWN)7.9 FP (69% ST)7.5 FP
#5 Jared Cook (86% OWN)7.9 FP (60% ST)8.1 FP

TRAVIS KELCE IS A BETTER VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $8K THAN ON DRAFTKINGS AT $7.2K

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 14.6 FD points and is worth +$1857 more than $8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 18.9 points and is worth +$335 more than $7.2K. 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 (TE) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Travis Kelce14.6 FD Points$8000
#2 Darren Waller11.4 FD Points$6400
#3 Hayden Hurst11.1 FD Points$5600
#4 T.J. Hockenson10.2 FD Points$6000
#5 Noah Fant10 FD Points$5800
DRAFTKINGS WEEK (TE) 10 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Travis Kelce18.9 DK Points$7200
#2 Darren Waller15.5 DK Points$5800
#3 Hayden Hurst14.3 DK Points$4100
#4 T.J. Hockenson13.1 DK Points$5100
#5 Noah Fant13 DK Points$4600

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

TRAVIS KELCEFPPPRTARRECYDTDRUSHYD
Rest of 20209214269.949.76204.90.6
-- Per Game (8 Proj)11.517.88.76.277.50.620.08
Week 9 vs CAR11.517.78.76.2730.690.09
2020 Season2884492171611958156
-- Per Game (26 GP)11.117.38.36.275.30.580.23
2019 to 20202974612251642046156
-- Per Game (27 GP)11.017.18.36.175.80.560.22