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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at CAR vs. PIT
Week 2 vs. NO at CHI
Week 3 at NE vs. SF
Week 4 vs. BUF at LAR
Week 5 at KC at DAL
Week 6BYE WEEK vs. WAS
Week 7 vs. TB at PHI
Week 8 at CLE vs. TB
Week 9 at LAC at WAS
Week 10 vs. DEN vs. PHI
Week 11 vs. KCBYE WEEK
Week 12 at ATL at CIN
Week 13 at NYJ at SEA
Week 14 vs. IND vs. ARI
Week 15 vs. LAC vs. CLE
Week 16 vs. MIA at BAL
Week 17 at DEN vs. DAL
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
2019 Points 
Week 17.0
Week 26.3
Week 314.18.2
Week 45.31.3
Week 53.912.2
Week 63.2
Week 724.62.8
Week 87.117.0
Week 95.20.6
Week 104.024.1
Week 117.6
Week 124.16.7
Week 1310.04.4
Week 145.227.4
Week 1512.29.1
Week 163.70.0
Week 1710.75.0
Total131.0122.0
Average8.28.7
Player Targets Comparison
 
2019 Targets 
Week 18
Week 27
Week 3145
Week 482
Week 555
Week 68
Week 782
Week 885
Week 924
Week 10515
Week 117
Week 1267
Week 1399
Week 1468
Week 15103
Week 1642
Week 17109
Notes for Player Combination
 
Expert 
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Waller needs to show me he can score TDs to stick inside my top-5. He's still a top-10 guy based on his massive PPR role, of course. 
Draft Engine
Draft Engine
A two-touchdown game at Green Bay followed by a score at Houston in back-to-back weeks coming out of Oakland's Week 6 bye last season were the only times Waller reached the end zone in 2019. He made up for it with extremely consistent production, surpassing 50 yards 11 times last season and catching six or more passes nine times.As an outside threat who tends to play faster than the Giants' other receivers, Slayton proved to be a solid complement to Sterling Shepard, Golden Tate and tight end Evan Engram last season. Like Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham, Slayton may turn out to be a steal as a Day 3 selection in the 2019 NFL Draft after being underutilized as a college player in Auburn's run-oriented offense.
Kevin Tompkins
Fighting Chance Fantasy
Now going in the 5th round on average, are we still as high on Waller as we were when the price was right in 2019? Well for one thing, the Raiders added a ton of youth and upside to the position, potentially capping Waller's upside for 2020. That said, Waller is still firmly entrenched as my TE5. He should get a bump in touchdowns (3 in 2019) to help make up for him possibly losing some yards/receptions to the other talent in the offense. 
John Hesterman
Dynasty League Football
As much as Waller produced last season, he left some meat on the bone. His high target total mixed with low scoring left some owners frustrated on a weekly basis. The additions the Raiders made to the receiving core means we cannot count on the same type of heavy target share Waller saw last season. 
Ben Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
Darren Waller pulled off an incredible feat. After totalling 178 yards in his three previous seasons combined, he pulled off a 1145 yard TE3 finish despite just three TDs. That incredible performance was boosted by a terrible defense that left Derek Carr desperately throwing and a total lack of competition with hobbling Tyrell Williams and rookie Hunter Renfrow the only other notable receiving options. It's very hard to see Waller pulling of anything similar though, as the arrival of Henry Ruggs, Bryan Edwards, Lynn Bowden, Devontae Booker, Nelson Agholor and a healthier Tyrell Williams make the Raiders suddenly very crowded for pass catchers. Waller should still be a major focal point in the Vegas passing game but his weekly floor has certainly taken a hit. Drafting Waller, you're hoping for some major TD regression and a step up in quality that forces Carr to keep feeding him the ball. It's not out of the question but it makes it hard to trust him in the first five rounds and locks him in as a major bust candidate.Darius Slayton had a strong debut season but his fantasy stock was overly boosted by his surprising 8 TDs. Massive regression is coming in an offense that now boasts a healthy Barkley, Engram, Tate and Shepard, something that was never true last season. He's a strong upside pick if everything goes right but not my preferred choice of target.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
There was just one tight end in all of football who finished all 16 games with at least 7.0 PPR points. It was Waller. Not only that, but he also offered a ceiling, hitting 16-plus points on five separate occasions. The issue with relying on that again is the new competition for targets. As much as we don't want to consider Jason Witten a threat, he's going to steal some targets. Not just him, but Henry Ruggs, Lynn Bowden, and Bryan Edwards are all guys who'll demand some sort of target share. I still view Waller as a top-five tight end, though he's teetering there.Everyone wants the shiny new toy that just posted 740 yards and eight touchdowns on just 83 targets last year, as evidenced by his WR39 ADP. The issue is stability. With Sterling Shepard and Golden Tate in the mix, it's going to be very hard for Slayton to get consistent targets and be reliable in fantasy. Sure, he had multiple 120-yard, two-touchdown games last year, but you know what else he had... after those games? A game with three targets. Another game with two targets. Keep in mind that was while Evan Engram was out of the lineup. Slayton outproduced what everyone expected last year, being a fifth-round pick, but there's a real chance he's the No. 5 option in this passing attack when everyone is healthy. His average depth of target last year was 14.5 yards down the field, which ranked 10th in all of football. That further indicates a boom/bust player who's being taken as a low-end WR3/high-end WR4. If you want to believe in his ceiling, that's fine, but don't pay for it. He's in the WR4 territory and not as safe as Shepard or Tate. If someone misses time, we saw what he can do if promoted.
Frank Bonincontri
Fantasy Wire HQ
Dont let Jason Witten scare you off of Waller, let Ruggs, Edwards and return of Williams scare you off. Either way, he is too talented to ignore and not be a key piece of the offense 
Rob Wilson
The Fantasy Footballers
Underrated once again, the focal point of the Raiders passing attack. Rookie hype will die down, grab Waller at cost. 
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
Darren Waller was the sleeper of all sleepers last year. For everyone who took the risk and drafted him late, congrats. Waller has always had the talent, he just had an issue staying on the field. Now that that seems to be a part of his past, we could Waller take his game to the next level in 2020. Last year he caught 90 balls for 1,145 yards but only three TDs. I expect some positive regression in the TD department for Waller this year.Slayton surprised many as a rookie racking up 48 receptions, 740 yards, and eight TDs. For a rookie wideout, catching passes from a rookie QB, those are very impressive numbers. The progression of Jones is going to be key for Slayton but if Jones does take that next step, Slayton could finish as a top-30 WR.
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
Waller should be the fifth tight end off the board, but fantasy managers should temper their expectations a bit. The Raiders added Jason Witten, Henry Ruggs, Lynn Bowden, and Bryan Edwards, so there will be plenty of more competition for targets. Also, remember, last season, the Raiders assumed they'd have Antonio Brown and then had to coordinate a new offensive gameplan on the fly. With their new additions, the Raiders have had months to figure out how to involve them in their offense, so Waller's usage and target share should likely decrease. Again, he should be the fifth tight end off the board, but he might not be worth the draft capital you'll need to spend to acquire him given the later options available at the position. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Waller was one of last year's breakout stars and he helped propel several rosters to fantasy football championships. Now, his price tag has certainly gone up and you're betting on that production repeating this season. Waller certainly has more competition for targets so he could see his total from last year drop down, but he absolutely could make up for it with an increase in touchdown production. Waller's a fine selection in the mid-rounds, but he may not possess as high of a ceiling as he did last year.Drafting Slayton in 2020 is a bit of a gamble. He was terrific last season, but the rest of the receiving options on the Giants were never fully healthy all at the same time. The Giants are still going to air the ball out a ton this season, but Slayton's going to have to see one or two other receivers miss significant time for him to see the target totals necessary.
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
He had a special season last year that was replicated by only 4 TEs in the last 20 years.With Daniel Jones at QB and Evan Engram playing, Darius Slayton averaged just 3.83 targets per game and never eclipsed a 13.8% target share in a single game. @ConnorAllenNFL
Seth Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
Slightly worried about his involvement when additional weapons arrive but that's a future worry. Took advantage of his opportunities in 2019.I think he's less likely to take a value hit if targets get squeezed versus some of his slot friends..
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Waller had 1,150 yards from scrimmage and 3 touchdowns, he established himself as the top playmaker in the Raiders passing game and he should have another big season in 2020.