REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
According to our projection, you can expect Za`Darius Smith to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 49 projected fantasy points puts him at #48 behind Bradley Chubb and ahead of Ja`Whaun Bentley. He has averaged 5.01 fantasy points in his past 38 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 5.4 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#57) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Za`Darius Smith is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #36 fantasy position rank.
|REST OF SEASON LB RANK||PROJECTION||FANTASY STATS SINCE 2019|
|#46 Robert Spillane||51 FP, 5.6 per game||42 FP, 15 gp, 2.8 per game (#120)|
|#47 Bradley Chubb||50 FP, 5.6 per game||23 FP, 4 gp, 5.8 per game (#42)|
|#48 Za`Darius Smith||49 FP, 5.4 per game||75 FP, 15 gp, 5 per game (#63)|
|#49 Ja`Whaun Bentley||49 FP, 5.4 per game||29 FP, 16 gp, 1.8 per game (#156)|
|#50 Nicholas Morrow||47 FP, 5.2 per game||64 FP, 15 gp, 4.2 per game (#87)|
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ZA`DARIUS SMITH WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK
Za`Darius Smith is projected for 5.7 fantasy points which projects to being the #46 ranked linebacker. This may be a week you want to sit Za`Darius Smith. 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 Nicholas Morrow but behind Isaiah Simmons. Week 10 will be better based on projected rank (#40). He is projected for 5.9 fantasy points.
|WEEK 9 LB RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#44 Anthony Hitchens||5.7 FP (9% ST)||5.8 FP|
|#45 Isaiah Simmons||5.7 FP (2% ST)||6.2 FP|
|#46 Za`Darius Smith||5.7 FP (18% ST)||5.4 FP|
|#47 Nicholas Morrow||5.7 FP (1% ST)||5.2 FP|
|#48 Cole Holcomb||5.6 FP (1% ST)||6 FP|
|WEEK 10 LB RANK||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#38 Dre Greenlaw||5.9 FP (16% ST)||5.7 FP|
|#39 Kwon Alexander||5.9 FP (3% ST)||5.8 FP|
|#40 Za`Darius Smith||5.9 FP (18% ST)||5.4 FP|
|#41 Shaquil Barrett||5.8 FP (23% ST)||5.7 FP|
|#42 Jamie Collins||5.8 FP (15% ST)||6.1 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.
|Rest of 2020||49.0||22.3||7.8||1.1||0.2||0.8|
|-- Per Game (9 Proj)||5.4||2.48||0.87||0.12||0.02||0.09|
|Week 9 @SF||5.7||2.60||0.85||0.13||0.03||0.10|
|Week 10 vs JAC||5.9||2.30||1.10||0.17||0.01||0.09|
|-- Per Game (23 GP)||5.0||2.52||0.83||0.09||0.00||0.00|
|2019 to 2020||120||61||20||2||0||0|
|-- Per Game (24 GP)||5.0||2.54||0.83||0.08||0.00||0.00|