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Deion Jones
LB - ATL
Deion Jones
Deion Jones
LB - ATL
 
 
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Recommended by
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 9# 13-
Best Rank# 5# 11-
Worst Rank# 20# 24-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total165.6208.2-
Avg Game15.113.0-
    
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Expert Ranks 
Eric KendricksDeion JonesAdd Player
    
Ryan Sitzmann R. Sitzmann
The IDP Guru The IDP Guru
3 w
#9#24-
    
Ben Wasley B. Wasley
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Beast Dome Beast Dome
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#5#11-
    
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FantasyData FantasyData
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#9#13-
    
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Razzball Razzball
3 w
#6#13-
    
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3 w
#9#15-
    
Jeff Boggis J. Boggis
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#19#11-
    
Andy Singleton A. Singleton
Expand The Boxscore Expand The Boxscore
3 w
#9#27-
    
Matt De Lima M. De Lima
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
3 w
#7#16-
    
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#9#6-
    
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Win My Fantasy League Win My Fantasy League
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Jordan Rains J. Rains
The IDP Army The IDP Army
3 w
#12#15-
    
Eric Moody E. Moody
Pro Football Network Pro Football Network
3 w
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Fantasy BR Fantasy BR
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FFToday FFToday
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4 w
#9#15-
    
Mark Ross M. Ross
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4 w
#9#13-
    
Scott Engel S. Engel
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4 w
#11#16-
    
Jeff DiMatteo J. DiMatteo
Gridiron Ratings Gridiron Ratings
08/22
#14#12-
    
Gary VanDyke G. VanDyke
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08/10
#8#12-
    
Jorge B. Edwards J. B. Edwards
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07/28
#6#17-
    
Jake Arthur J. Arthur
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
07/20
#9#14-
    
Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Deion Jones
LB - ATL
Deion Jones
Deion Jones
LB - ATL
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 at CIN vs. PHI
Week 2 at ARI at TB
Week 3 vs. SEA at NYG
Week 4 vs. CLE vs. WAS
Week 5 vs. DET vs. NYJ
Week 6 at CARBYE WEEK
Week 7BYE WEEK at MIA
Week 8 vs. DAL vs. CAR
Week 9 at BAL at NO
Week 10 at LAC at DAL
Week 11 vs. GB vs. NE
Week 12 at SF at JAC
Week 13 at DET vs. TB
Week 14 vs. PIT at CAR
Week 15 at CHI at SF
Week 16 vs. LAR vs. DET
Week 17 at GB at BUF
Week 18 vs. CHI vs. NO
Notes for Player Combination
 
Deion Jones
LB - ATL
Deion Jones
Deion Jones
LB - ATL
Expert 
Ryan Sitzmann
The IDP Guru
Long time IDPGuru.com followers know that I've been perpetually down on Kendricks versus other rankers; however, he proved me wrong last year. Before getting injured in Week 12, Kendricks was averaging nearly 9 total tackles a game and produced 3 INTs to boot. This bump in tackle production was likely due to the Vikings defense being weaker up front than in past years. Although he's unlikely to pick up exactly where he left off last year, he should see enough opportunity to remain in the low-end LB/high-end LB2 conversation.After a disappointing 2019 season in which he was obviously still recovering from an Achilles injury suffered in 2018, Jones' fantasy production rebounded a bit last year. But that was largely due to him generating a career high 4.5 sacks. Given that his previous career high was one, I'm not banking on him being able to replicate that this year. And his tackle production isn't strong enough post Achilles injury to lift him out of the LB3+ tier for me.
Jordan Rains
The IDP Army
It's all too easy to forget the type of season Eric Kendricks was having before he sustained a calf injury. He was averaging almost 10 tackles a game before going down and has accumulated 4 passes defended in that time along with 3 interceptions. From a fantasy perspective, Kendricks was averaging 20.1ppg through 11 weeks, the 5th highest mark among LBs behind only Devin White (23.7ppg), Roquan Smith(21.2ppg), Darius Leonard (20.6ppg), and TJ Watt (20.5ppg). Kendricks has shown himself to be an elite coverage linebacker in the league and was recently extended by the Vikings. With his role, health, team, and talent all intact going into the 2021 season, Kendricks shouldn't be lost the offseason shuffle. - The Ultimate IDP IndexHad 26 impact plays as a rookie in 2016. Two of those being touchdowns and 3 being interceptions but since then has been a bit of a headache but.....it finally happened. Deion Jones got his mojo back in a big way in 2020 finishing as an LB1 for the first time since 2017. Jones made his hay as a true impact player posting an imposing 25. He enjoyed some pass-rushing success in 2020 with 4.5 total sacks, a career-best. It was good to see Jones put together back to back fully healthy seasons. Injury has been prevalent throughout his career but that appears behind him now. It's a funny tidbit but it was the 3rd season in a row that Jones has scored a defensive touchdown and his 5 defensive touchdowns in his 5-year career. Regarded by many to be the prototype for the new NFL defender, he's a great sideline to sideline defender who can make plays on the ball. - The Ultimate IDP Index