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Darren
Waller
College Georgia Tech
Team Las Vegas Raiders
83TE
6'6"Height
255Weight
29Age
5Exp
8Bye
Darren Waller's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Darren Waller to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 73 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Travis Kelce and ahead of Mark Andrews. He has averaged 8.11 fantasy points in his past 38 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. His projected per game average is 8.2 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. At 99% ownership, he is also the #2 most highly owned tight end. Darren Waller is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #4 fantasy position rank.

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DARREN WALLER WEEK 9 AND 10 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Darren Waller is projected for 8 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #3 ranked tight end and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly below average week with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average the rest of the season. He is ranked above T.J. Hockenson but behind Hayden Hurst. Week 10 will be a great week where he is projected to be the #1 tight end. He is projected for 8 fantasy points.

DARREN WALLER IS A BETTER VALUE ON FANDUEL AT $6.4K THAN ON DRAFTKINGS AT $5.8K

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 11.4 FD points and is worth +$1296 more than $6.4K on FD. On DK he is projected for 15.5 points and is worth +$379 more than $5.8K. 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
2021LV221517011.33251207
2020LV1615107119611.1838916069
2019OAK161690114512.7275314253
2018OAK4067512.50440114
2017BAL00000.00-1270000
2016BAL12310858.50152007
2015BAL612189.00170001
2LV1156513.00250103
Career (8 Seasons)17-103124212.0608000
YEARTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGLGTD1ST
2021LV22000.00000
2020LV1615000.00000
2019OAK1616252.50700
2018OAK4012121.002101
2017BAL00000.00-12700
2016BAL123000.00000
2015BAL61000.00000
2LV11000000
Career (8 Seasons)17-133.00000
2021 Situational Stats
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WINS200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
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MONDAY GAMES100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
SEPTEMBER GAMES200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Div/ConfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
VS AFC TEAMS200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Game ScoreG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
ON GRASS FIELDS200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
OUTDOOR GAMES200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
HOME GAMES100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
ROAD GAMES100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
AttemptsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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ATTEMPTS 31+000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
DownG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Game PeriodG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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2ND QUARTER000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
3RD QUARTER000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
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FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 7000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
MarginG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
MARGIN 0-7100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
MARGIN 8-14100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
RoleG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
AS STARTER000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000
Season PartG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
FIRST HALF SEASON200000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
WeatherG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
HOT WEATHER >= 80100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Allegiant Stadium100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Heinz Field100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs Pittsburgh Steelers100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs Baltimore Ravens100000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
2021 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTARRECPTREYDREAVGRELGRETDRUATTRUYDRUAVGRULGRUTDFL
109/13BALW33-27191010510.50241000000
209/19@PITW26-17756513.00250000000
* Indicates player did not play that week