Alvin Kamara

Alvin Kamara

Height: 5' 10"Weight: 215 lbsAge: 23College: TennesseeDrafted: #67 (3rd Rd. by New Orleans)

Week 7 Outlook

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Week Rank (ECR) RB #8
Projection 13.6 pts


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The Ravens have allowed the fewest fantasy points per game (8.3) to running backs, and Kamara now has to share the backfield with Mark Ingram. Following a torrid start, the second-year pro settled for nine touches and 39 yards in his teammate's return. He's still a must-start stud, but there's some downside in a tough road matchup. It ultimately makes Kamara a low-end RB1 rather than a candidate for the top slot.

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Alvin Kamara quiet in Week 5 win

Saints RB Alvin Kamara rushed for 24 yards on six carries and caught 3-of-4 targets for 15 yards in Monday night's Week 5 win over Washington.

Fantasy Impact

Kamara was quiet in Mark Ingram's return, which may have been expected despite his sensational start to the year. Moving forward, while I expect a similar split for the Saints rushers as they had in 2017, it wouldn't surprise me if Ingram saw extended work immediately, in an attempt to salvage Kamara for a deep playoff run. Still, Kamara is a top-flight fantasy running back and should be in your lineups expecting upside production. Saints have their bye in Week 6.

ECRBestWorst# of Experts
Week 7RB #8RB #6RB #1333
Rest of Season RB #5RB #5RB #52
Dynasty RB #2RB #1RB #614
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week24033.9
Last 3 Weeks74.717.719.7
Season to Date59.817.621
Game Log
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OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 5vs. WAS24033.9
Week 4@ NYG1343536.1
Week 3@ ATL6601519
Week 2vs. CLE460611.9
Strength of Schedule
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Next Game@ BAL32nd easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesMIN, LAR, CIN20th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)TB, CAR, PIT21st easiest opponents
Rest of Season--31st easiest remaining opponents