Nelson Agholor Fantasy Predictions, Rankings, & Odds: Week 17 Raiders vs Broncos

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on December 29, 2020

Nelson Agholor and the Las Vegas Raiders (7-8) head into a matchup against the Denver Broncos (5-10) on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Empower Field at Mile High on a three-game losing streak.

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Week 17 Projections

Agholor is projected to score 8.1 fantasy points in Week 17 against Denver. The Broncos are the 19th-ranked team in fantasy points allowed and 11th-ranked against wide receivers. There are better plays than Agholor at WR this week, he ranks 32nd among receivers for the upcoming slate of games. The Broncos are 13th in passing defense, allowing 247.9 yards per game.

Receiver Projected Fantasy Ranks for Week 17
Rank Name Week 17 Projected Fantasy Points
1 Davante Adams 14.7
2 Tyreek Hill 14.6
3 Calvin Ridley 12.8
31 JuJu Smith-Schuster 8.2
32 Nelson Agholor 8.1
33 J.D. McKissic 8.1

Projected fantasy points and data in this article reflect data from SportsData.io as of December 28, 2020, 6:20 AM ET.

Season Fantasy Ranking

Agholor is the 72nd-highest scoring player overall in fantasy football this season, far higher than his average draft position of 328. He heads into the game as the 22nd-ranked wide receiver, 73 spots higher than his No. 95 ADP among WRs. Over the course of the season, Agholor has racked up 47 catches for 839 yards (17.9 yards per catch) and scored eight touchdowns.

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Nelson Agholor Weekly Performance

Week Opponent Opp. Pos. Rank Fantasy Points
16 MIA 16 21.5
15 LAC 13 4.9
14 IND 12 16
13 NYJ 26 3.8
12 ATL 30 5.4
11 KC 5 14.8
10 DEN 21 0.8
9 LAC 11 11.5
8 CLE 30 0
7 TB 5 16.7
5 KC 1 12.7
4 BUF 22 10.4
3 NE 29 3.2
2 NO 19 1.9
1 CAR 16 (2019) 8.3

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