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Recommended by
29 of 30 experts
3%
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1 of 30 experts
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 14# 49-
Best Rank# 13# 36-
Worst Rank# 25# 86-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total193.079.8-
Avg Game12.18.0-
    
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Expert Ranks 
Demario DavisLeighton Vander EschAdd Player
    
Ryan Sitzmann R. Sitzmann
The IDP Guru The IDP Guru
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#14#73-
    
Ben Wasley B. Wasley
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Muntradamus M.
Beast Dome Beast Dome
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#18#52-
    
The FFGhost T. FFGhost
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#14#51-
    
Bradley Stalder B. Stalder
FantasyData FantasyData
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Rudy Gamble R. Gamble
Razzball Razzball
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#9#86-
    
Dennis Sosic D. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack Fantasy Six Pack
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#14#51-
    
Jeff Boggis J. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire Fantasy Football E...
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Dylan Licciardo D. Licciardo
FF Gamers FF Gamers
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Andy Singleton A. Singleton
Expand The Boxscore Expand The Boxscore
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Matt De Lima M. De Lima
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
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#14#64-
    
Site Rankings S. Rankings
4for4.com 4for4.com
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Raju Byfield R. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League Win My Fantasy League
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Jordan Rains J. Rains
The IDP Army The IDP Army
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#14#46-
    
Eric Moody E. Moody
Pro Football Network Pro Football Network
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Fantasy BR F. BR
Fantasy BR Fantasy BR
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Adam Murfet A. Murfet
5 Yard Rush 5 Yard Rush
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Matt Schauf M. Schauf
Draft Sharks Draft Sharks
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Tim Brosnan T. Brosnan
Tim's Fantasy Tips Tim's Fantasy Tips
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RotoBaller RotoBaller
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Kyle Richardson K. Richardson
The Fantasy Headliners The Fantasy Headli...
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Dynasty Rewind Dynasty Rewind
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FFToday FFToday
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Richard King R. King
King Fantasy Sports King Fantasy Sports
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Mark Ross M. Ross
Athlon Sports Athlon Sports
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Scott Engel S. Engel
RotoBaller RotoBaller
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Jeff DiMatteo J. DiMatteo
Gridiron Ratings Gridiron Ratings
08/22
#15#64-
    
Gary VanDyke G. VanDyke
Gridiron Ratings Gridiron Ratings
08/10
#13#63-
    
Jorge B. Edwards J. B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames Fantasy In Frames
07/28
#20#42-
    
Jake Arthur J. Arthur
Sports Illustrated Sports Illustrated
07/20
#17#37-
    
Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. GB at TB
Week 2 at CAR at LAC
Week 3 at NE vs. PHI
Week 4 vs. NYG vs. CAR
Week 5 at WAS vs. NYG
Week 6BYE WEEK at NE
Week 7 at SEABYE WEEK
Week 8 vs. TB at MIN
Week 9 vs. ATL vs. DEN
Week 10 at TEN vs. ATL
Week 11 at PHI at KC
Week 12 vs. BUF vs. LV
Week 13 vs. DAL at NO
Week 14 at NYJ at WAS
Week 15 at TB at NYG
Week 16 vs. MIA vs. WAS
Week 17 vs. CAR vs. ARI
Week 18 at ATL at PHI
Notes for Player Combination
 
Expert 
Jordan Rains
The IDP Army
Demario Davis offers a solid tackle floor for an LB2 but what makes him a real sneaky IDP asset is his sack upside. He's gotten home for 4 or more sacks each of the last 4 seasons. He's also great in coverage so he scores all over the field and can spike for a top 3 LB week at any time. A great arbitrage LB1. - Jordan Rains 
Ryan Sitzmann
The IDP Guru
Davis lacks the elite tackle upside potential of a typical upper tier linebacker (he only eclipsed 7 solo tackles once last year) but has maintained LB2+ value in recent years with at least four sacks or more in four straight seasons (the Saints use him to blitz a lot). Despite a slight downturn in production last year and him being 32 years old, I'm projecting increased year over year stats from him. The Saints saw the lowest tackle opportunity of any team in the league last year which ultimately limited his tackles. With Drew Brees retired, I expect the defense to see more snaps in 2021.