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T.J.
Hockenson
College Iowa
Team Detroit Lions
88TE
6'5"Height
247Weight
22Age
0Exp
5Bye
T.J. Hockenson's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect T.J. Hockenson to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 56 projected fantasy points puts him at #13 behind Jared Cook and ahead of Eric Ebron. He has averaged 6.14 fantasy points in his past 5 games, which is more than our projected per game average. His projected per game average is 5.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#15) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly more valuable in PPR leagues where he is the #11 ranked tight end. At 73% ownership, he is also the #13 most highly owned tight end. T.J. Hockenson is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #14 fantasy position rank.

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SIT EM ALERT: T.J. HOCKENSON WEEK 7 AND 8 FANTASY OUTLOOK

T.J. Hockenson is projected for 4.4 fantasy points which projects to being the #19 ranked tight end. This may be a week you want to sit T.J. Hockenson. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above Darren Fells but behind Dawson Knox. Week 8 will be better based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 6 fantasy points.

T.J. HOCKENSON IS A BAD DFS VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $5.4K AND DRAFTKINGS AT $3.6K

He is projected for 5.9 FanDuel points and 7.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$1336 short of $5.4K on FanDuel and -$597 short of $3.6K on DraftKings. There should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. 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
2019DET541518712.47392408
Career (2 Seasons)541518712.47392408
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2019DET54000.00000
Career (2 Seasons)54000.00-12700
2019 Situational Stats
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
OCTOBER GAMES14215.30012500
SEPTEMBER GAMES41116615.122763.640
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
MONDAY GAMES14215.30012500
SUNDAY GAMES41116615.122763.640
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
WINS2284000000
LOSSES27486.911457.100
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
HOME GAMES24348.51137500
ROAD GAMES31115313.911545.540
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
Ford Field24348.51137500
Lambeau Field14215.30012500
Lincoln Financial Field1111000000
State Farm Stadium1613121.811466.740
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
vs Arizona Cardinals1613121.811466.740
vs Green Bay Packers14215.30012500
vs Kansas City Chiefs1327911310000
vs Los Angeles Chargers1177000000
vs Philadelphia Eagles1111000000
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)14215.30012500
COLD WEATHER <= 401613121.811466.740
FRIGID (20 DEGREES)1613121.811466.740
HOT WEATHER >= 801111000000
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
INDOOR GAMES24348.51137500
OUTDOOR GAMES31115313.911545.540
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES24348.51137500
ON GRASS FIELDS31115313.911545.540
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
MARGIN 0-751518712.522853.340
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
FIRST HALF SEASON51518712.522853.340
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION41116615.122763.640
VS OWN DIVISION14215.30012500
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
VS AFC TEAMS24348.51137500
VS NFC TEAMS31115313.911545.540
CATEGORYGRECYDSAVGLGTD1ST1ST%20+40+
LAST TWO MINUTES OF HALF0177000000
OPP 19-1 - BY YARD LINE03165.311266.700
FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 702840015000
FOURTH DOWN000---000---00
BEHIND BY 9-TO-16 POINTS021680015000
FIRST DOWN068914.800233.320
OPP 49-20 - BY YARD LINE02361811210010
OVERTIME0177000000
TIED045313.30025010
TIES1613121.811466.740
THIRD DOWN033511.722310010
SECOND DOWN066310.50035010
OWN 1-20 - BY YARD LINE03248000000
OWN 21-50 - BY YARD LINE0711115.900457.130
BEHIND BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000---000---00
BEHIND021680015000
3RD QUARTER044511.30025010
4TH QUARTER033110.311266.710
2ND QUARTER036220.700266.710
2ND HALF077610.911457.120
1ST HALF0710414.911457.120
1ST QUARTER044210.51125010
AHEAD0911813.122555.630
AHEAD BY 1-TO-8 POINTS05224.41124000
ATTEMPTS 21-THROUGH-30000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 31+000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 11-THROUGH-20000---000---00
ATTEMPTS 1-THROUGH-10000---000---00
AHEAD BY 9-TO-16 POINTS0496241137530
AS STARTER000---000---00
OVERALL51518712.522853.340
2019 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTARRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
109/08@ARIL27-279613121.83391000000
209/15LACW13-103177.0070000000
309/22@PHIW27-244111.0010000000
409/29KCL34-3033279.00131000000
610/14@GBL23-2264215.2570000000
* Indicates player did not play that week