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Matt
Ryan
College Boston College
Team Atlanta Falcons
2QB
6'4"Height
217Weight
33Age
11Exp
8Bye
Matt Ryan's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON FANTASY VALUE

Owned in 100% of CBS Fantasy leagues the market ranks him as the #6 quarterback but his projection based rank is #4 with an average of 24.8 fantasy points per week. Even though his projected rank is better than his ownership based rank there are quarterbacks projected for more points with the same or lower expectation. Ben Roethlisberger (175 FP), for example, is a better option owners may want to target.

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WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

Matt Ryan is projected to be the #4 quarterback the rest of the season. This week he is projected to be #7 at his position. Owners will get what they expect from him where he is the #6 quarterback based on ownership. From Week 11 to 16, Ryan has 2 weeks that deviate from expectations which is typical of most players. Expect a consistent performance with an equal number of good (1) and bad weeks.

EXPERT RANKINGS (WEEK)

The Scout projections have a lower ranking than the market, and the 3 experts rank him lower than the market. The expert consensus rank is #4. The experts rank him behind Jared Goff and ahead of Carson Wentz. The projections agree that Ryan should be ranked behind Goff, but the projections rank Wentz above Ryan.

DAILY FANTASY VALUE (DRAFTKINGS & FANDUEL)

He is priced at $6.1 on DraftKings with 22.7 expected points. He is projected for 22.6. This difference translates to a -27 dollar value on DraftKings. He is 15-31 reaching their expected salary based point total (33%). With a lower than expected projection rank there are other quarterbacks that are projected for more points with the same or lower salary. Dak Prescott (23.1 FP), for example, is a better option. He is projected for 20.4 FanDuel points and at $8.4K he is expected to put up 20.5 points. This difference translates to a -41 dollar value on FanDuel. He reached his expected point total of 20.5 FanDuel points 16 times (35%). With a lower than expected projection rank there are other quarterbacks that are projected for more points with the same or lower salary. Dak Prescott (21.5 FP), Carson Wentz (21 FP), and Deshaun Watson (20.9 FP) are all better options.

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PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2016 TO 2018)

With 9 games played this season Ryan is the #2 ranked QB. He is trending up based on improved per game fantasy ranking vs 2017. He is relatively weaker than stronger in more categories. The strengths are bolded below.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINTTKLD20+40+RATE
2018ATL9935325171.130158.5475213163386113.2
2017ATL161652934264.740957.7488201215654891.4
2016ATL161653437369.949449.26763872356917117.1
2015ATL161661440766.345917.4870211620649989.0
2014ATL161662841566.146947.4779281420560893.9
2013ATL161665143967.445156.9081261729844989.6
2012ATL161661542268.647197.70803214210461099.1
2011ATL161656634761.341777.40802912173551092.2
2010ATL161657135762.537056.504628915832691.0
2009ATL141445126358.329166.509022149231480.9
2008ATL161643426561.134407.9070161110445987.7
Career (11 Seasons)1671675946388165.3448117.549028112920005239694.6
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2018ATL9919804.211328
2017ATL1616321434.4716011
2016ATL1616351173.3418013
2015ATL161636631.751808
2014ATL1616291455.0015010
2013ATL161617553.201705
2012ATL1616331384.201617
2011ATL161637842.3012211
2010ATL1616461222.702009
2009ATL141430491.60719
2008ATL1616551041.9017111
Career (11 Seasons)16716737011032.98207102
2018 Situational Stats
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
NOVEMBER GAMES22906471.16807.5640613656.3114110.43134.30
OCTOBER GAMES331188874.610198.6447504753.41110114.342460
SEPTEMBER GAMES441459968.313169.08751026060.6161011412433.62
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
MONDAY GAMES11393179.53799.7247101548.443115.7210.50
OTHER DAYS (NON MON/SUN)11432148.82515.843601942.94457.42840
SUNDAY GAMES7727119973.423858.87520211959.83017121.515714.72
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
WINS441461117613569.29471026356.8206121.37324.62
LOSSES5520714067.616598.01751118057.11818107.5124840
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
HOME GAMES5518214076.917999.88751418560.72010130.713493.82
ROAD GAMES4417111164.912167.1143725852.3181494.66315.20
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
FedExField11382668.43509.2140411765.472121.600---0
FirstEnergy Stadium11523873.13306.353120195042102.23134.30
Heinz Field11382668.42857.5431013503699.1110100
Lincoln Financial Field11432148.82515.843601942.94457.42840
Mercedes-Benz Stadium5518214076.917999.88751418560.72010130.713493.82
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
vs Carolina Panthers11282382.12729.7130211252.250116.14184.52
vs Cincinnati Bengals11392974.441910.744930206953134.5252.50
vs Cleveland Browns11523873.13306.353120195042102.23134.30
vs New Orleans Saints11352674.337410.6975501973.123148.141230
vs New York Giants11393179.53799.7247101548.443115.7210.50
vs Philadelphia Eagles11432148.82515.843601942.94457.42840
vs Pittsburgh Steelers11382668.42857.5431013503699.1110100
vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers11413175.63558.6635301961.341125.6113130
vs Washington Redskins11382668.43509.2140411765.472121.600---0
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)227757747299.4747513256.1115119.5210.50
COLD WEATHER <= 4011523873.13306.353120195042102.23134.30
HOT WEATHER >= 80228147585366.6243112246.87107731860
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)11413175.63558.6635301961.341125.6113130
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
INDOOR GAMES331027876.5106510.44751015165.4126137.910353.52
OUTDOOR GAMES6625117368.919507.77471129253.22618103.294550
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES5518214076.917999.88751418560.72010130.713493.82
ON GRASS FIELDS4417111164.912167.1143725852.3181494.66315.20
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
MARGIN 0-76622516171.620509.11751429458.42414116.715573.82
MARGIN 15+22765268.46358.3643513057.7108110.4110100
MARGIN 8-1411523873.13306.353120195042102.23134.30
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
FIRST HALF SEASON8830121370.826858.927519312458.23422115.116674.22
SECOND HALF SEASON11523873.13306.353120195042102.23134.30
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION6624917168.720148.09491129354.42720104.410373.70
VS OWN DIVISION331048076.910019.63751015062.5114134.39434.82
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
VS AFC TEAMS331299372.110348.0249605255.91211111.16284.70
VS NFC TEAMS6622415870.519818.84751539157.62613114.5135242
CategoryGGSATTCOMPPCTYDSYPALGTDINT1ST1ST%20+SACRATEATTYDSAVGRUTD
FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 70050397856411.2858412461.5751326284.71
LAST TWO MINUTES OF HALF005034684639.2649202161.855110.74410
FOURTH DOWN003133.33131011000281.900---0
FIRST DOWN0015410467.513518.77581125351188113.37202.90
BEHIND BY 1-TO-8 POINTS00161062.51116.94431066012103.91880
BEHIND BY 9-TO-16 POINTS001178976.111099.48751115359.6109132.75142.80
OPP 19-1 - BY YARD LINE00412765.92044.98181311659.305107.1294.52
OPP 49-20 - BY YARD LINE001016766.39529.4347723856.7147111.552550
THIRD DOWN00886776.18139.2440514973.11110118.28506.31
TIED00573968.45549.7247302359106117.16233.80
SECOND DOWN001087973.18487.8575404050.694108.14102.51
OWN 21-50 - BY YARD LINE0017013076.515258.9775107557.71810105.110343.40
OVERTIME0000---0---0000---00---00---0
OWN 1-20 - BY YARD LINE00412765.93348.1536001451.96290.921260
BEHIND0016812373.214618.7751317258.51413122.67273.90
ATTEMPTS 31+00856272.96868.0749403251.660112.200---0
3RD QUARTER00764964.54876.41322124497485.84235.81
4TH QUARTER00977577.39079.355861425697121.87365.11
2ND QUARTER001027371.69919.72751004561.6158134.9420.50
2ND HALF0017312471.713948.0658826653.2161110611595.42
1ST HALF0018012770.616219.01751317760.62213120.28212.60
1ST QUARTER00785469.26308.0839313259.375100.94194.80
AHEAD001288969.510007.8140524853.914599.163052
AHEAD BY 1-TO-8 POINTS001017170.38418.3340324056.31349763052
ATTEMPTS 11-THROUGH-2000906167.88319.2375923963.9150121.100---0
ATTEMPTS 21-THROUGH-3000886472.77558.5858413453.190108.900---0
ATTEMPTS 1-THROUGH-1000906471.17438.2643403859.480110.619804.22
AS STARTER0000---0---0000---00---00---0
AHEAD BY 9-TO-16 POINTS00221672.71145.181410637.50199.400---0
OVERALL9935325171.130158.5475213143573824113.219804.22
2018 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTPAATTPACMPPAYDPATDPAINTSACYLSRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
109/06@PHIL18-1243212510140284.00600
209/16CARW31-24282327221004184.50820
309/23NOL43-37352637450304123.00700
409/30CINL37-3639294193030252.50400
510/07@PITL41-173826285106011010.001001
610/14TBW34-294131355301011313.001300
710/22NYGW23-2039313791030210.50200
911/04@WASW38-1438263504120000000
1011/11@CLEL28-16523833020203134.33801
* Indicates player did not play that week