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Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
at NYG, Sun 4pm EDT
vs. SF, Sun 1pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Sep 29th, 2020
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 12# 13-
Best Rank# 7# 5-
Worst Rank# 22# 24-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at NYG vs. SF-
Matchup RatingThis is a 4 star matchup. TEs perform a litter better than their average vs NYGThis is a 2 star matchup. TEs perform a little worse than their average vs SF-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rec24.321.3
Rec Yds258.1220.4
Rec TD1.41.6
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total87.3108.3-
Avg Game5.86.8-
Avg Projection6.25.4-
2019 Average5.86.8-
    
Misc 
    
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Noah FantT.J. HockensonAdd Player
    
Scott AtkinsS. Atkins
FullTime Fantasy
09/29
#7#8-
    
Husein ShabazzH. Shabazz
SleeperWire
09/13
#12#16-
    
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09/13
#14#11-
    
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09/13
#7#20-
    
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Pro Football Focus
09/13
#13#12-
    
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09/13
#13#12-
    
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09/13
#12#15-
    
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Establish the Run
09/10
#15#8-
    
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09/10
#17#9-
    
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09/10
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09/10
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
#13#11-
    
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
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09/09
#17#13-
    
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09/13
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09/10
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09/13
#17#13-
    
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08/10
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09/13
#14#11-
    
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
#15#9-
    
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09/10
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09/09
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
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09/12
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09/13
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09/10
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09/12
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
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09/08
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09/10
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
#21#14-
    
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09/10
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Legion Report
09/09
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09/12
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09/12
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09/10
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
#22#15-
    
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Fake Teams
09/13
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Mundo Fantasy
09/11
#13#19-
    
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Hail to Fantasy Football
09/13
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09/13
#9#12-
    
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09/09
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09/13
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09/13
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The Undroppables
09/09
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09/09
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09/13
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09/13
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09/13
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09/12
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The Fantasy Headliners
09/13
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09/10
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09/07
#19#18-
    
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09/13
#14#13-
    
Staff RankingsS. Rank...
QB List
09/12
#14#17-
    
Nick ZylakN. Zylak
Fantasy Football Advice
09/13
#13#12-
    
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Draft Sharks
09/10
#13#12-
    
Michael PetropoulosM. Petr...
BRoto Fantasy
09/09
#14#9-
    
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Draft Sharks
09/13
#12#11-
    
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RTSports
09/10
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Fantasy Six Pack
09/12
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FantasyPros
09/09
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RotoBaller
09/13
#12#18-
    
Mike RandleM. Randle
BettingPros
09/10
#13#11-
    
Scott SmithS. Smith
RotoViz
09/13
#14#11-
    
Doug NorrieD. Norrie
Daily Fantasy Sports Rankings
09/13
#16#18-
    
Mike HarmonM. Harmon
Swollen Dome
09/13
#12#14-
    
Chet GreshamC. Gresham
DK Nation
09/10
#16#18-
    
Matthew BetzM. Betz
BallBlast
09/13
#14#15-
    
Dan HarrisD. Harris
FantasyPros
09/13
#13#12-
    
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Expand The Boxscore
09/13
#15#16-
    
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Pressbox
09/08
#13#17-
    
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Punch Drunk Wonderland
09/13
#14#13-
    
Dalton Del DonD. Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#15#5-
    
Kyle AugustK. August
Fantasy Football Smackdown
09/13
#19#20-
    
Lawrence JacksonL. Jackson
Fantasy Football Lord
09/13
#15#21-
    
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The Washington Post
09/13
#12#18-
    
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Estadio Fantasy
09/13
#13#11-
    
Scott PianowskiS. Pian...
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
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Scott WhitfieldS. Whit...
Roto Rankings
09/13
#16#17-
    
09/10
#13#19-
    
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Draft Buddy
09/12
#11#19-
    
Andrew EricksonA. Eric...
Pro Football Focus
09/13
#10#8-
    
Thor AkerleyT. Akerley
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#17#12-
    
Davis MattekD. Mattek
SportsGrid
09/13
#13#12-
    
Jacob WayneJ. Wayne
Lineups
09/09
#12#9-
    
Liz LozaL. Loza
Yahoo! Sports
09/13
#18#12-
    
Gerson AguirreG. Aguirre
Going For 2
09/07
#15#12-
    
Alex BlickleA. Blickle
Fantasy Team Advice
09/13
#11-
    
Jeff BoggisJ. Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
09/13
#16#19-
    
09/13
#14#13-
    
Justin WeigalJ. Weigal
FantasySharks
09/13
#12#17-
    
Matt CampM. Camp
Bleacher Report
09/13
#14#9-
    
Kyle YatesK. Yates
FantasyPros
09/09
#16#18-
    
Dan ClasgensD. Clas...
Get Sports Info
09/13
#13#9-
    
Jamey EisenbergJ. Eise...
CBS Sports
09/11
#16#15-
    
Andy BehrensA. Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
09/12
#14#17-
    
Drew DeLucaD. DeLuca
NFL Spinzone
09/13
#10#11-
    
Kate MagdziukK. Magd...
BallBlast
09/12
#19#20-
    
Michelle MagdziukM. Magd...
BallBlast
09/10
#10#17-
    
Ben WasleyB. Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
09/13
#17#18-
    
Kyle EnglishK. English
Reality Sports
09/10
#10#17-
    
Dave RichardD. Richard
CBS Sports
09/12
#17#21-
    
Scott EngelS. Engel
RotoBaller
09/12
#16#14-
    
DailyRotoD.
DailyRoto
09/13
#7#8-
    
Aaron LarsonA. Larson
FantasyPros
09/09
#15#17-
    
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09/04
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numberFire
09/13
#14#9-
    
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Packer Report
09/13
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09/13
#15#20-
    
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09/13
#15#19-
    
Richard KingR. King
King Fantasy Sports
09/10
#20#17-
    
Chris MeaneyC. Meaney
FTN
09/09
#14#18-
    
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FFToday
09/09
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WalterFootball
09/01
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09/10
#7#8-
    
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Going For 2
09/13
#14#17-
    
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09/10
#15#18-
    
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Yahoo! Sports
09/08
#18#9-
    
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BRoto Fantasy
09/12
#11#19-
    
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Touchdown Squad
09/12
#13-
    
Zach GreubelZ. Greubel
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09/11
#14#15-
    
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The Undroppables
09/11
#11#10-
    
Chris RaybonC. Raybon
The Action Network
09/13
#12#18-
    
Justin BooneJ. Boone
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09/10
#18#14-
    
Dariyan MayburyD. Maybury
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09/10
#12#18-
    
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09/10
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09/10
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 at NYG vs. SF
Week 2 at JAC at GB
Week 3 vs. NYJ vs. BAL
Week 4 vs. BAL at CHI
Week 5 at PIT at MIN
Week 6 vs. LV vs. CIN
Week 7 at CLE at LAR
Week 8 vs. WAS vs. PHI
Week 9 at DALBYE WEEK
Week 10 vs. PHI at PIT
Week 11BYE WEEK at CLE
Week 12 vs. LAC vs. CHI
Week 13 at KC vs. MIN
Week 14 vs. DET at DEN
Week 15 vs. CIN vs. ARI
Week 16 at LV at ATL
Week 17 at LAC at SEA
Player Projections Comparison
 
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
at NYG, Sun 4pm EDT
vs. SF, Sun 1pm EDT
Receiving
   
Receptions3.54.2
Rec Yards42.645.5
Rec TDs0.30.1
   
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts0.00.0
Rush Yards0.00.0
Rush TDs0.00.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points6.25.4
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
2020 Points 
Week 114.111.6
Week 213.76.2
Week 34.65.3
Week 43.58.9
Week 5
Week 67.7
Week 73.811.9
Week 84.76.5
Week 94.59.9
Week 101.81.3
Week 115.56.8
Week 121.38.9
Week 135.78.4
Week 140.010.3
Week 1512.8-0.2
Week 166.52.3
Week 174.82.5
Total87.3108.3
Average5.86.8
Player Targets Comparison
 
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
2020 Targets 
Week 165
Week 254
Week 3107
Week 464
Week 5
Week 65
Week 776
Week 8910
Week 938
Week 1074
Week 1157
Week 1228
Week 1379
Week 14011
Week 15114
Week 1696
Week 1763
Notes for Player Combination
 
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
Noah Fant
Noah Fant
TE - DEN
at NYG, Sun 4pm EDT
vs. SF, Sun 1pm EDT
Expert 
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
The Titans allowed the sixth-most fantasy points to tight ends last season, so Fant should be able to take advantage of this matchup, but this game has one of the lower over/under totals on the week. I expect the Broncos to be looking to establish the run game after signing Melvin Gordon and the passing volume may be low in a grind-it-out game. However, with Courtland Sutton possibly limited or out with a shoulder injury, Fant will be Lock's most-proven target. He's a very talented player and should take advantage of this opportunity.The Bears' biggest weakness last season was in tight end defense - they gave up the ninth-most fantasy points to the position. The reports on Hockenson's ankle have been very positive. With Kenny Golladay possibly out or at least limited in this matchup, Hockenson should be very involved in the passing offense. He's a high-upside low-end TE1 this week.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
 While the news that Hockenson's ankle is 100% is great, this isn't exactly a matchup that you should feel comfortable rolling him out in. Hockenson's a mid-range TE2 going into the showdown against the Bears.
Isaiah Sirois
FantasyPros
Noah Fant enters Week 1 in an interesting position fantasy-wise, but I'm still not a huge fan. Denver's best wide receiver, Courtland Sutton, suffered a shoulder injury earlier in the week, and he could be limited in Monday's matchup with the Titans. If he does miss time, expect him to get more looks than otherwise for Denver. That said, Fant didn't see a ton of attention from Drew Lock in his five starts. He never earned more than four targets in a single game, and he was targeted just twice on two separate occasions. So while Fant's speed and athleticism make him a high-upside pick, there's hardly any floor here. He's a big risk at TE2 this week. 
Site Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
 Bumped 3 spots on the Golladay news.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
For those counting at home, Fant averaged just 2.8 targets per game with Fant under center after averaging 4.7 targets per game with Joe Flacco and Brandon Allen. There is a new offense installed, but there are also a bunch of other weapons that have been added, highlighting the concerns about his volume. The matchup this week is a great one though, as the Titans allowed the sixth-most fantasy points to tight ends last year. There were 12 different tight ends who finished as top-15 options against them, meaning three-quarters of the time, they allowed a streaming-worthy performance. Keep in mind there were only two times a tight end saw more than eight targets, too. Unfortunately, Fant was one of the tight ends who failed to finish as a top-15 tight end against them, as he caught 2-of-3 targets for a measly 16 yards in their Week 6 matchup that was with Flacco under center. Still, tight ends grow rapidly in their first three years, so we should expect him to take a step forward this year. There are a lot of unknowns, but Fant should be considered a high-end TE2 for this plus-matchup.We've heard conflicting stories on whether or not Hockenson is actually healthy heading into the season, but we do know the opportunity is there for him to produce. When he got hurt last year, he was top-12 in opportunity among tight ends. However, there were just two tight ends who topped 50 yards against the Bears last year. Do you know who those two tight ends were? Zach Ertz and Travis Kelce. As for Hockenson, he played against them twice and was a big part of the gameplan, though it didn't net very good results. Over the two games, he saw 17 targets but caught just nine of them for 65 scoreless yards. Neither game was with Stafford under center, but knowing the Bears allowed just 1.67 PPR points per target to tight ends (eighth-lowest mark), you don't need to go out of your way to play him. Hockenson should be in solid TE2 territory, but there are likely better streaming options.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
The Titans were 29th against fantasy tight ends last year, but Fant had only 2 receptions for 16 yards when they played last year. This offense has much more promise this year with several big additions, Fant is a boom / bust TE2 in the opener.