Skip to main content
Dalton Schultz

Dalton Schultz

TE - Houston Texans

Height: 6' 5"Weight: 244 lbsAge: 27College: Stanford

2024 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
TE Rank: 30th (hard)
Draft Rank (ECR) #114
Best / Worst #97 / #141
ADP #122

Roster %

 
Yahoo
76%
 
ESPN
79%
 
FanDuel
 
DraftKings
Expert Note
View More Notes

Dalton Schultz hasn't been able to recapture the glory of his 2021 season, when he had a career-high 808 yards and eight touchdowns to finish as the fantasy TE3, but he's been a decent fantasy performer over the last two years. Schultz had 57-577-5 in 2022 and 59-635-5 in 2023, finishing TE10 and TE11 in PPR fantasy scoring in those two seasons. Schultz re-signed with the Texans in the offseason, so he'll continue to play with impressive young QB C.J. Stroud. The problem is that Houston traded for WR Stefon Diggs in the offseason, so Schultz will likely be No. 4 in the target pecking order behind Diggs, Nico Collins and Tank Dell, limiting his top-end fantasy potential.

Player News
View More News
Dalton Schultz inks three-year deal with Texans

The Houston Texans and TE Dalton Schultz have reached terms on a three-year, $36 million deal ($23.5 million guaranteed) to keep the veteran TE paired with QB C.J. Stroud.

Fantasy Impact

With Stroud's emergence, the name of the game for Houston is to build around him, and that includes giving him weapons to work with. Schultz was productive during his years with Dallas, and after he didn't have the strongest market in 2023, his one-year deal with Houston proved to be worth it, turning into a $12 million-per-year contract. He finished 2023 as the half-PPR TE11.

Recent Articles
View More Articles
Fantasy Football Draft Targets: Breece Hall, Joe Mixon, Saquon Barkley photo

Although running backs are given a bad name in the real NFL as a forgotten position amongst positions, a great running back can make or break your fantasy football draft and season. Most teams deal with committees at the running … read more »

Image of FantasyPros Staff by FantasyPros Staff in Fantasy5 days ago
Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftTE #14TE #12TE #1735
Dynasty ----
ADP
Consensus
Overall#122
Tight Ends#13
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2024)
View More Projections
Projections (2024)
RecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
55.6597.75.10.7144.7
History
Statistics
(avgs.)
View More Stats
Statistics (avgs.)
Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week42054.2
Last 3 Weeks40.7054.1
Season to Date42.30.33.96.1
Game Log
View More Games
Game Log
OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 18@ IND42054.2
Week 17vs. TEN19021.9
Week 16vs. CLE61086.1
Week 15@ TEN58045.8
Strength of Schedule
(2024)
View Full Schedule
Strength of Schedule (2024)
OppSummary
Next Game@ IND11th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesCHI, MIN, JAC10th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)MIA, KC, BAL30th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--24th easiest remaining opponents