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at BUF, Sun 1pm EDT
at NO, Sun 4pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Sep 29th, 2020
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 21# 45-
Best Rank# 5# 27-
Worst Rank# 28# 64-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at BUF at NO-
Matchup RatingThis is a 2 star matchup. TEs perform a little worse than their average vs BUFThis is a 3 star matchup. TEs perform close to their average vs NO-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec23.120.8
Rec Yds246.6234.9
Rec TD1.41.8
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total42.750.7-
Avg Game3.13.0-
2019 Average3.13.0-
    
Misc 
    
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Expert Ranks 
Chris Herndon IVCameron BrateAdd Player
    
Scott AtkinsS. Atkins
FullTime Fantasy
09/29
#16-
    
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
09/13
#21-
    
Michael TomlinM. Tomlin
Fantasy Six Pack
09/13
#18-
    
Steven SpaccarotelliS. Spac...
SleeperWire
09/13
#23-
    
Nathan JahnkeN. Jahnke
Pro Football Focus
09/13
#21#50-
    
Joe BondJ. Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
09/13
#20-
    
Marc CavigliaM. Cavi...
Bruno Boys
09/13
#19-
    
Patrick ThormanP. Thorman
Establish the Run
09/10
#18#48-
    
Justin GeorgeJ. George
Take Your League
09/10
#10-
    
Kevin HansonK. Hanson
EDSFootball
09/10
#13-
    
Michael HauffM. Hauff
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#20-
    
Raju ByfieldR. Byfield
Win My Fantasy League
09/13
#16#41-
    
Mike WrightM. Wright
The Fantasy Footballers
09/13
#21#45-
    
Matthew HillM. Hill
DataForce Fantasy Football
09/13
#20-
    
Sean KoernerS. Koerner
The Action Network
09/13
#19#56-
    
Jamie CalandroJ. Cala...
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#20-
    
Andy HollowayA. Holl...
The Fantasy Footballers
09/13
#21#45-
    
Anthony CervinoA. Cervino
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#21-
    
Jason MooreJ. Moore
The Fantasy Footballers
09/13
#20-
    
Jacob W. DunneJ. W. D...
New Life Fantasy
09/09
#16-
    
Todd D ClarkT. D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
09/13
#21-
    
Elvin RyanE. Ryan
The Pregame HQ
09/10
#20-
    
Jacob GibbsJ. Gibbs
SportsLine
09/13
#19-
    
Matt BrandonM. Brandon
Matt Brandon
08/10
#21#49-
    
Craig PhillipsC. Phil...
FF Prophet
09/13
#19-
    
Dennis SosicD. Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
09/13
#21-
    
Seth MillerS. Miller
Crossroads Fantasy Football
09/13
#15-
    
Kyle RichardsonK. Rich...
The Fantasy Headliners
09/13
#19-
    
Ryan SkolrudR. Skolrud
SkullKing Sports
09/13
#23-
    
Adrian AlpansequeA. Alpa...
Estadio Fantasy
09/09
#21-
    
Mike RigzM. Rigz
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#11-
    
Seth KleinS. Klein
Fantrax
09/13
#23-
    
Rudy GambleR. Gamble
Razzball
09/13
#22#43-
    
Kevin WheelerK. Wheeler
The Draft Zone
09/13
#20#44-
    
Mick CiallelaM. Cial...
Fantrax
09/10
#16#42-
    
Dan YanotchkoD. Yano...
EDSFootball
09/13
#13#28-
    
David BiggsD. Biggs
Drink Five
09/10
#20#46-
    
Steven PintadoS. Pintado
The Fantasy Coaches
09/10
#23-
    
Rich PiazzaR. Piazza
Fantasy Shed
09/09
#17-
    
Pat FitzmauriceP. Fitz...
The Football Girl
09/10
#21-
    
Muntradamus M.
Beast Dome
09/13
#23-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Roto Ranks
09/13
#21-
    
Heath CummingsH. Cumm...
CBS Sports
09/13
#15-
    
Jake ArthurJ. Arthur
Colts.com
09/13
#21-
    
Brandon FunstonB. Funston
The Athletic
09/13
#20-
    
Andy VandaA. Vanda
Take Your League
09/12
#24#37-
    
Jonathan StoneJ. Stone
The Hateful 8
09/13
#21#49-
    
Zachary HanshewZ. Hanshew
FantasyPros
09/13
#10-
    
Matt De LimaM. De Lima
Sports Illustrated
09/13
#22#47-
    
Jody SmithJ. Smith
FantasyData
09/10
#22-
    
Jake CielyJ. Ciely
The Athletic
09/12
#19#49-
    
Jeff RatcliffeJ. Ratc...
FTN
09/13
#16#52-
    
Brian StraitB. Strait
FTLS Fantasy Football
09/13
#20#44-
    
Tal MalachovskyT. Mala...
The Fantasy Scout
09/13
#22-
    
Bill EnrightB. Enright
Sports Illustrated
09/13
#20#50-
    
Adam PfeiferA. Pfeifer
FTN
09/08
#16-
    
Donkey TeethD. Teeth
Razzball
09/10
#19#45-
    
Jason WillanJ. Willan
Gridiron Experts
09/13
#16-
    
Site RankingsS. Rank...
FullTime Fantasy
09/13
#21-
    
Greg SmithG. Smith
TwoQBs
09/13
#20#50-
    
Matthew FreedmanM. Free...
The Action Network
09/10
#10#41-
    
Tozzi BrothersT. Brot...
Legion Report
09/09
#21-
    
Mauricio GutierrezM. Guti...
Estadio Fantasy
09/12
#17-
    
Robert WaziakR. Waziak
The Fantasy Footballers
09/10
#20#47-
    
Christopher DellC. Dell
Betting Predators
09/13
#17#40-
    
Jason PetropoulosJ. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/13
#22-
    
Isaiah SiroisI. Sirois
FantasyPros
09/13
#16-
    
Heath CappsH. Capps
Fake Teams
09/13
#22-
    
Mundo Fantasy MXM. Fant...
Mundo Fantasy
09/11
#28-
    
Bart WheelerB. Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
09/13
#27-
    
Elisha TwerskiE. Twerski
numberFire
09/13
#21#42-
    
Justin DoddsJ. Dodds
SleeperWire
09/09
#23#52-
    
Tyler OrginskiT. Orgi...
Fantasy Hot Read
09/13
#19-
    
Dave MajorD. Major
XN Sports
09/13
#20#43-
    
Jon CollinsJ. Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
09/12
#20-
    
Donald GibsonD. Gibson
FantasyPros
09/13
#19-
    
Nick MarianoN. Mariano
RotoBaller
09/13
#20#47-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
Important Nonsense
09/10
#21-
    
Mike TagliereM. Tagl...
FantasyPros
09/13
#11-
    
Tommy MoliooT. Molioo
The Undroppables
09/09
#20-
    
Andrew SeifterA. Seifter
FantasyPros
09/11
#16#36-
    
Neema HodjatN. Hodjat
Real GM
09/09
#17-
    
Andy SingletonA. Sing...
Expand The Boxscore
09/13
#20-
    
Ryan NoonanR. Noonan
FTN
09/13
#19#42-
    
Eric MoodyE. Moody
FantasyData
09/13
#17#50-
    
Dominick PetrilloD. Petr...
Fantasy Hot Read
09/09
#22-
    
Tim JablonskiT. Jabl...
The Hateful 8
09/13
#20-
    
Matthew BoweM. Bowe
Razzball
09/13
#21-
    
Clayton CadieuxC. Cadieux
Fantasy Football From Up North
09/12
#19-
    
Chris KennedyC. Kennedy
The Fantasy Headliners
09/13
#20#49-
    
Dan McLellanD. McLe...
WBLZ Media
09/10
#11-
    
Jose Ramon LlacaJ. Ramo...
Estadio Fantasy
09/07
#24#34-
    
Justin SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
09/13
#15-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
QB List
09/12
#16-
    
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
09/13
#20-
    
Matt SchaufM. Schauf
Draft Sharks
09/10
#17-
    
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/09
#15#43-
    
Jared SmolaJ. Smola
Draft Sharks
09/13
#15-
    
Jeff PaurJ. Paur
RTSports
09/10
#18-
    
Richard SavillR. Savill
Fantasy Six Pack
09/12
#21-
    
Derek LoflandD. Lofland
FantasyPros
09/09
#19#38-
    
Brandon MurchisonB. Murc...
RotoBaller
09/13
#21-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
09/10
#26-
    
Scott SmithS. Smith
RotoViz
09/13
#16-
    
Doug NorrieD. Norrie
Daily Fantasy Sports Rankings
09/13
#23-
    
Mike HarmonM. Harmon
Swollen Dome
09/13
#19#43-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
09/10
#22#49-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
09/13
#19-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
09/13
#19#50-
    
Jordan RainsJ. Rains
Expand The Boxscore
09/13
#25-
    
Ken ZalisK. Zalis
Pressbox
09/08
#20-
    
Kelly SmelserK. Smelser
Punch Drunk Wonderland
09/13
#21-
    
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#13-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
Fantasy Football Smackdown
09/13
#17-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
09/13
#13-
    
Des BielerD. Bieler
The Washington Post
09/13
#21-
    
Francisco (Chato) RomeroF. (Cha...
Estadio Fantasy
09/13
#19#51-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#15-
    
Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
09/13
#14-
    
09/10
#20-
    
Mike MacGregorM. MacG...
Draft Buddy
09/12
#15-
    
Andrew EricksonA. Eric...
Pro Football Focus
09/13
#6#52-
    
Thor AkerleyT. Akerley
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#20-
    
Davis MattekD. Mattek
RotoExperts
09/13
#17-
    
Jacob WayneJ. Wayne
Lineups
09/09
#16-
    
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#16-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
09/07
#22#44-
    
Alex BlickleA. Blickle
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#14-
    
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
09/13
#20-
    
09/13
#23-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
09/13
#21-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
09/13
#16-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
09/09
#14#47-
    
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
09/13
#14-
    
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
09/11
#21-
    
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
09/12
#16-
    
Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
09/13
#19#34-
    
Kate MagdziukK. Magd...
BallBlast
09/12
#23-
    
Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
09/10
#12#41-
    
Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
09/13
#14-
    
Kyle EnglishK. English
Reality Sports
09/10
#21-
    
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
09/12
#13-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
09/12
#13-
    
DailyRotoD.
DailyRoto
09/13
#19#42-
    
Aaron LarsonA. Larson
FantasyPros
09/09
#18-
    
Jason SablichJ. Sablich
5th Down Fantasy
09/04
#18-
    
Site ProjectionsS. Proj...
numberFire
09/13
#16#56-
    
Elliot Berkovits E. Berk...
Packer Report
09/13
#21-
    
Ellis JohnsonE. Johnson
True North Fantasy Football
09/13
#14-
    
Huseyin AksuH. Aksu
Fantasy Couch
09/13
#18#49-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
09/10
#11-
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
09/09
#21-
    
Walter CherepinskyW. Cher...
WalterFootball
09/01
#27-
    
Mike KruegerM. Krueger
FFToday
09/09
#5#42-
    
Pierre CamusP. Camus
RotoBaller
09/10
#22-
    
Geoff LambertG. Lambert
Going For 2
09/13
#24-
    
John HestermanJ. Hest...
Dynasty League Football
09/10
#25-
    
Matt HarmonM. Harmon
Yahoo! Sports
09/08
#14-
    
Tim PetropoulosT. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/12
#14-
    
Nicholas YouN. You
The Undroppables
09/11
#18#44-
    
Chris RaybonC. Raybon
The Action Network
09/13
#20-
    
Justin BooneJ. Boone
theScore
09/10
#21-
    
Dariyan MayburyD. Maybury
Fantasy Football Advice
09/10
#21-
    
The FFGhostT. FFGhost
Dynasty League Football
09/10
#22-
    
Jonathan HaysJ. Hays
Fantasy Foresight
09/10
#21#64-
    
Kevin ScottK. Scott
The Intersecting
09/10
#19-
    
Adam MurfetA. Murfet
5 Yard Rush
09/10
#18-
    
John FergusonJ. Ferg...
FantasyData
09/10
#24-
    
Blake FincherB. Fincher
Fantasy Football Cafe
09/09
#21-
    
Morgan ColbyM. Colby
The Fantasy Champions
09/08
#20-
    
SmittyS.
SleeperU
09/08
#20-
    
Brad EvansB. Evans
FTN
09/07
#20-
    
Kevin RobertsK. Roberts
Breaking Football
09/10
#27-
    
Player Game Logs Comparison
 
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at BUF at NO
Week 2 vs. SF vs. CAR
Week 3 at IND at DEN
Week 4 vs. DEN vs. LAC
Week 5 vs. ARI at CHI
Week 6 at MIA vs. GB
Week 7 vs. BUF at LV
Week 8 at KC at NYG
Week 9 vs. NE vs. NO
Week 10BYE WEEK at CAR
Week 11 at LAC vs. LAR
Week 12 vs. MIA vs. KC
Week 13 vs. LVBYE WEEK
Week 14 at SEA vs. MIN
Week 15 at LAR at ATL
Week 16 vs. CLE at DET
Week 17 at NE vs. ATL
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
2020 Points 
Week 11.70.0
Week 20.50.0
Week 32.10.0
Week 41.16.3
Week 52.44.4
Week 60.00.3
Week 70.00.8
Week 8-1.73.5
Week 9
Week 109.1
Week 119.22.3
Week 120.03.4
Week 13
Week 140.90.9
Week 154.85.4
Week 169.42.7
Week 1712.31.1
Total42.750.7
Average3.13.0
Player Targets Comparison
 
2020 Targets 
Week 171
Week 240
Week 350
Week 431
Week 536
Week 601
Week 711
Week 822
Week 900
Week 103
Week 1134
Week 1206
Week 130
Week 1411
Week 1544
Week 1642
Week 1792
Notes for Player Combination
 
at BUF, Sun 1pm EDT
at NO, Sun 4pm EDT
Expert 
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
Chris Herndon is an exciting athlete, and he should see a lot of usage in the Jets' passing game, as they lack great receiving options. That said, he has a nasty matchup in Week 1 -- the Bills allowed the second-fewest points to tight ends in 2019. I wouldn't start Herndon anywhere, and you'd be better off with someone like Blake Jarwin or Greg Olsen. 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
There have been rumblings about Herndon's role in the offense, saying he'll be a focal point, and to be fair, they make plenty of sense. The Jets have two new perimeter receivers who have no chemistry with Darnold, and one of them (Perriman) is known to be a deep threat. Knowing the Jets are likely starting five new offensive linemen, it's going to be a work in progress. We can't automatically look at Herndon's success in 2018 and think it translates, as that was prior to Adam Gase's arrival in New York. We do have a history of success with the tight ends that Darnold throws to, however. Even Ryan Griffin was able to haul in 34-of-41 targets for 320 yards and five touchdowns last year. The issue is that the Bills are one of the better teams in the league against tight ends. They allowed just 35.9 yards per game to tight ends last year. Seriously. It helps that tight ends were only targeted 84 times (third fewest in the league), but that says something about their defensive scheme. But when we look at the projected pass attempts for Darnold this week, they have to go somewhere, meaning Herndon should be locked into five-plus targets, which means he can be considered as a streamer. Just understand that his ceiling isn't likely all that high, as there was just one tight end who topped 48 yards against the Bills last year. 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
He appeared in just one game last season, and Herndon will look to stay healthy in 2020. He had a strong rookie season back in 2018, and if he can be available, he could be a solid late-round TE due to the dearth of reliable pass-catchers on the Jets.