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  Deshaun WatsonD. Watson
QB - HOU
Deshaun Watson
Andrew LuckA. Luck
QB - FA
Andrew Luck
 
 
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  Deshaun WatsonD. Watson
QB - HOU
Deshaun Watson
Andrew LuckA. Luck
QB - FA
Andrew Luck
2019 Schedule 
Week 1 at NO 
Week 2 vs. JAC 
Week 3 at LAC 
Week 4 vs. CAR 
Week 5 vs. ATL 
Week 6 at KC 
Week 7 at IND 
Week 8 vs. OAK 
Week 9 at JAC 
Week 10BYE WEEK 
Week 11 at BAL 
Week 12 vs. IND 
Week 13 vs. NE 
Week 14 vs. DEN 
Week 15 at TEN 
Week 16 at TB 
Week 17 vs. TEN 
  Deshaun WatsonD. Watson
QB - HOU
Deshaun Watson
Andrew LuckA. Luck
QB - FA
Andrew Luck
Passing
   
Pass Att516.5
Pass Cmp339.8
Pass Yards4,131.5
Pass TDs27.0
Ints12.5
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts95.8
Rush Yards508.1
Rush TDs4.3
   
Misc
   
Fumbles2.6
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points320.1
   
  Deshaun WatsonD. Watson
QB - HOU
Deshaun Watson
Andrew LuckA. Luck
QB - FA
Andrew Luck
2018 Points 
Week 111.019.5
Week 222.811.4
Week 325.013.9
Week 431.135.7
Week 521.022.6
Week 65.322.7
Week 710.922.7
Week 831.023.4
Week 920.3
Week 1021.2
Week 119.023.9
Week 1229.422.6
Week 1316.09.5
Week 1418.223.6
Week 1522.49.7
Week 1636.521.6
Week 1722.023.1
  Deshaun WatsonD. Watson
QB - HOU
Deshaun Watson
Andrew LuckA. Luck
QB - FA
Andrew Luck
Expert 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Despite dealing with a chest injury that hampered his rushing ability in the middle of the season then losing both Will Fuller and Keke Coutee for portions of the season, Watson finished as the QB4, ahead of Andrew Luck. Now bring back a healthy Fuller and Coutee alongside DeAndre Hopkins with a healthy Watson, and you might have yourself a contender for the QB1 in 2019He was the definition of consistency in 2018, which is rare when you find a quarterback who's playing in a brand-new offense, and especially one who was coming off a one-year absence with a throwing shoulder injury. He posted top-12 type numbers in 75 percent of his starts, but lacked the ceiling you'd want when taking a quarterback in the top four rounds. He finished with top-five type numbers just 6.3 percent of the time, behind guys like Tom Brady, Kirk Cousins, Dak Prescott, and even Derek Carr. He may offer more upside in 2019, but you shouldn't overpay for it
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
Watson's rushing ability gives him an incredibly high floor for a fantasy quarterback, as his 551 yards rushing and five touchdowns last year more than made up for any deficiencies as a passer. With a full complement of receivers (assuming Keke Coutee's ankle injury improves) and with Duke Johnson in the fold, Watson could be in for a career year. Like last season, however, he'll likely get hit a ton, as the Texans' offensive line is still sub-par despite the draft capital they spent to address it. He's an injury risk, but should be one of the first quarterbacks taken on draft day.Adam Schefter reported on Saturday night that Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL and has already informed Colts owner Jim Irsay. This shocking development changes the entire outlook for Colts skill players, and alters the power balance of the NFL. Jacoby Brissett will take over the reins for the Colts, and while he is serviceable
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
As great as Watson has been through the air over his first 22 games, he also has 820 rushing yards and 7 rushing TDs in that time. All of his underlying passing metrics went through the roof last year but his TD-rate unsurprisingly regressed. We can expect it to hang out there in the future, putting him in the 25 to 30 passing TD range. We can only help the unaddressed offensive line can keep him alive long enough to reach that mark.Luck has informed the Colts that he will retire from the NFL.
Kevin Wheeler
Draftwize
Deshaun Watson leads all quarterbacks (min. 18 games) in fantasy points per game over the past two seasons (by 1.5). @ScottBarrettDFBOver the past three seasons, Andrew Luck has finished as a top-12 quarterback in 74% of his games - the highest rate in the league. @ScottBarrettDFB "The chance of Luck being 100 percent in 3½ weeks - when the issues started five months ago - is unlikely. Whatever the issue, side-to-side mobility in and out of the pocket could be affected." @SmolaDS
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
 Down a few more spots. At some point he becomes a great value, but only if this mystery injury clears up.
Brandon Funston
The Athletic
Has highest passing upside in fantasy among the QBs that might get you 500+ rushing yards - 45 pass TDs, 7 rush TDs in 23 career games 
Jason Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
 I would not take Andrew Luck at his current ADP, but that's because I don't believe in taking QBs early. The injury is concerning but, if healthy, he will perform at a high level.
Rich Piazza
Fantasy Shed
 The time has come to move Luck off of my #1 spot. Dealing with a calf and missing all of camp/ preseason is now of concern. It we know that he his 100% healthy, and starting week 1, I still think there is a good chance he his the top fantasy quarterback at the end of the season.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Watson was not as good as he was in his rookie season from a fantasy perspective, but he should be better in 2019 than 2018 a year removed from ACL surgery. He also was fourth among fantasy quarterback s last year, he just did not have the monster games that made him a fantasy favorite in 2018.Luck looked great coming back from shoulder surgery and he was fifth among fantasy quarterbacks with 327 fantasy points. The only concern with him is a calf injury, there is a real concern he could miss Week 1 and this could be a lingering issue all season.
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
The upside is clear with Watson, who has a good system and two fantastic weapons. HOU also upgrade their o-line, so he shouldn't be on his back as much.Luck is a real threat to be QB1 if healthy. The calf issue is concerning, though, so I might be hesitant to pull the trigger in drafts
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
Stud and a half last season. Had over 4000 passing yards and over 500 rushing yards. Expect even more of the same but even better as he continues to grow as a QB. He holds the ball way too long and his O-line is not good, but if he can get rid of the ball quicker and if his O-line can even slightly improve, he could have a ridiculous season.The 1 QB I think will have a shot at taking down Mahomes this season. Entire ridiculously good O-line coming back and a very solid supporting cast. Had over 4500 passing yards and only 148 rushing yards which leaves more fantasy points on the table and 0 rushing TDs. In his 4 full seasons prior he had ran for 2,3,4 and 5 TDs.
Sean Koerner
The Action Network
 very high floor, ceiling depends on rushing upside coming back
Nick Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
In his first two seasons as a pro, Watson has been 1st and 4th in fantasy points per game. Mobile QB's are a cheat code for fantasy, especially when they also come with passing upside. Watson is a 5TD threat every time he steps onto the field, and when you add that to his rushing floor, you get an extremely safe pick. This is not an offense built to run the football. Miller and Foreman will get their work, and the Texans will likely finish around league average in carries...but they have the weapons to install a more pass centric offense than they've been in recent years. If Hopkins, Fuller and Coutee can all stay healthy...then Watson is set to finish in the top 5 yet again.I've always been a fan of taking Luck in fantasy. The problem this season is the ADP. The QB position is deeper than it ever has been, so you don't need to spend a high pick on one. I do think he's going to have a monster season. Nick Sirianni and Frank Reich did an amazing job with the team last season, and I expect them to continue the success in 2019. Luck has an elite core skill position players in Hilton, Campbell, Ebron, Doyle, Mack and Hines. They have field stretchers, reliable targets and red zone threats. Luck could absolutely be the top scoring fantasy QB this year. I just can't justify spending such a high pick at a position that remains elite so deep into drafts.