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Sam Darnold

Sam Darnold

QB - NYJ
Height: 6' 3"Weight: 225 lbsAge: 23College: USC

2020 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
QB Rank: 24th
Draft Rank (ECR) #171
Best / Worst #104 / #254
ADP #147

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Will things finally come together for Darnold? The Jets have completely rebuilt the offensive line, though it's far from a guarantee they'll be a good unit. They added Breshad Perriman and Denzel Mims to the receiver corps but lost Robby Anderson. The biggest issue is Adam Gase calling plays, as his offenses have been horrendous outside of the time he spent with Peyton Manning. Add in a brutal schedule and it's unlikely we see him take that leap.

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Sam Darnold has offseason thumb surgery

Sam Darnold underwent a procedure Tuesday to repair a ligament in his left thumb, according to sources. The procedure was performed by the Jets team doctors, and he is not expected to miss any time this offseason, sources said.

Fantasy Impact

Sam Darnold had a lot to overcome during his sophmore season. Playing behind one of the leagues absolute worst offensive lines (ranked 30th overall according to football outsiders) and in a new offensive system under HC Adam Gase. Darnold played much better in the final two months of the season after struggling for a stretch in October when he returned from mono. The decision on resigning UFA Robby Anderson and possibility that GM Joe Douglas decides to move on from Le'veon Bell will have a major impact on Darnold's 2020 outlook.

Rob Ingalsbe - 30 weeks ago
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Mike Tagliere's Wide Receiver Rankings and Tiers (2020 Fantasy Football) photo
Mike Tagliere goes through his rankings, highlighting how to draft with tiers and create a balanced fantasy football roster.
by Mike Tagliere in FantasyAug 12, 2020
Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftQB #27QB #20QB #3158
Dynasty QB #17QB #7QB #2713
ADP
ConsensusMFLFantrax
Overall#147#139#161
Quarterbacks#29#23#25
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2020)
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Projections (2020)
Pass CmpPass AttPass YdsPass TdsPass IntsRush AttRush YdsRush TdsFumblesPoints
324.8522.73690.322.515.443.2137.11.63224.2
History
Statistics
(avgs.)
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Statistics (avgs.)
Pass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Last Week1991-2010.8
Last 3 Weeks2001.34012.4
Season to Date232.61.54.80.215.5
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Week 17@ BUF1991-2010.8
Week 16vs. PIT1831309.6
Week 15@ BAL218211016.8
Week 14vs. MIA27023018.1
Strength of Schedule
(2020)
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Strength of Schedule (2020)
OppSummary
Next Game@ BUF30th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesSF, IND, DEN24th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)SEA, LAR, CLE20th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--24th easiest remaining opponents
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Most Accurate Experts
for Sam Darnold
Most accurate experts for Sam Darnold
T-1.Raju ByfieldQB #31
T-1.Tozzi BrothersQB #30
T-1.Anthony AmicoQB #27
T-4.Kevin HansonQB #25
T-4.Staff Rankings-
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