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Kyle
Rudolph
College Notre Dame
Team Minnesota Vikings
82TE
6'6"Height
265Weight
29Age
9Exp
12Bye
Kyle Rudolph's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Kyle Rudolph to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 57 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Cameron Brate and ahead of Trey Burton. He has averaged 4.91 fantasy points in his past 18 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 4.1 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is more valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #22 ranked tight end. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 41%, he is the #19 most highly owned tight end. Kyle Rudolph is expected to come up short of last season's #9 fantasy position rank.

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KYLE RUDOLPH PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF TYLER EIFERT IN WEEK 3

Kyle Rudolph is projected for 4.6 fantasy points which projects to being the #22 ranked tight end. This may be a week you want to sit Kyle Rudolph. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Tyler Eifert but behind Cameron Brate. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#29). He is projected for 3.5 fantasy points.

KYLE RUDOLPH IS A BETTER VALUE ON DRAFTKINGS AT $3.4K THAN ON FANDUEL AT $4.8

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 6.1 FD points and is worth -$778 less than $4.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.8 points and is worth -$434 less than $3.4K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGGSRECYDSAVGLGTD20+40+1ST
2019MIN22393.0050001
2018MIN1616646349.914446132
2017MIN1616575329.333484032
2016MIN16168384010.1244711150
2015MIN16164949510.104754125
2014MIN98242319.622322013
2013MIN883031310.403136012
2012MIN1616534939.302995034
2011MIN158262499.604133114
Career (9 Seasons)11410638937969.764741414213
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2019MIN22000.00000
2018MIN1616000.00000
2017MIN1616000.00000
2016MIN1616000.00000
2015MIN1616000.00000
2014MIN98000.00000
2013MIN88000.00000
2012MIN1616000.00000
2011MIN158000.00000
Career (9 Seasons)114106000.00-12700
2019 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
SEPTEMBER GAMES239300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
SUNDAY GAMES239300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
WINS100---000---00
LOSSES139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
HOME GAMES100---000---00
ROAD GAMES139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
Lambeau Field139300133.300
U.S. Bank Stadium100---000---00
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
vs Atlanta Falcons100---000---00
vs Green Bay Packers139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
INDOOR GAMES100---000---00
OUTDOOR GAMES139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES100---000---00
ON GRASS FIELDS139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
MARGIN 0-7139300133.300
MARGIN 15+100---000---00
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
FIRST HALF SEASON239300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION100---000---00
VS OWN DIVISION139300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
VS NFC TEAMS239300133.300
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 70252.50015000
LAST TWO MINUTES OF HALF000---000---00
FOURTH DOWN000---000---00
FIRST DOWN0242000000
BEHIND BY 1-TO-8 POINTS0144000000
BEHIND BY 9-TO-16 POINTS0252.50015000
OPP 19-1 - BY YARD LINE000---000---00
OPP 49-20 - BY YARD LINE015500110000
THIRD DOWN015500110000
TIED000---000---00
SECOND DOWN000---000---00
OWN 21-50 - BY YARD LINE0242000000
OVERTIME000---000---00
OWN 1-20 - BY YARD LINE000---000---00
BEHIND039300133.300
ATTEMPTS 31+000---000---00
3RD QUARTER000---000---00
4TH QUARTER0252.50015000
2ND QUARTER0144000000
2ND HALF0252.50015000
1ST HALF0144000000
1ST QUARTER000---000---00
AHEAD000---000---00
AHEAD BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 11-THROUGH-20000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 21-THROUGH-30000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 1-THROUGH-10000---000---00
AS STARTER000---000---00
AHEAD BY 9-TO-16 POINTS000---000---00
OVERALL239300133.300
2019 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTARRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
109/08ATLW28-12100000000000
209/15@GBL21-165393.0050000000
* Indicates player did not play that week