Cam Akers and the Los Angeles Rams (9-6) meet a fellow NFC West opponent when they host the Arizona Cardinals (8-7) on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at SoFi Stadium. Sportsbooks have set the total for the game at 40.5 points with Los Angeles as a 3-point underdog.

Cam Akers Week 17 Injury Status

Status: Questionable
Injury: Ankle
Last updated on 12/30/2020 at 2:57 a.m. EST

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Week 17 Projections

Akers is projected to score 7.5 fantasy points (1-point PPR) in Week 17 against Arizona. The Cardinals are the 16th-ranked team in fantasy points allowed and 23rd-ranked against backs. There are better plays than Akers at RB this week, he ranks just 34th among running backs for the upcoming slate. The Cardinals surrender 126.5 rushing yards per game to the running back position, giving them the 23rd-ranked rushing defense in the NFL.

Running Back Projected Fantasy Ranks for Week 17
Rank Name Week 17 Projected Fantasy Points
1 Derrick Henry 18.8
2 Dalvin Cook 18.4
3 Alvin Kamara 15
33 James Conner 7.5
34 Cam Akers 7.5
35 Damien Harris 7.4

Projected fantasy points and data in this article reflect data from SportsData.io as of December 30, 2020, 6:20 AM ET.

Season Fantasy Ranking

Akers is the 146th-highest scoring player overall in fantasy football this season, ranking 100 spots lower than his average draft position of 46. Akers has put together a 591-yard season, carrying the ball 124 times (averaging 4.8 yards per carry), while scoring two touchdowns and zero fumbles lost.

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Cam Akers Weekly Performance

Week Opponent Opp. Pos. Rank Fantasy Points
16 SEA 17 0
15 NYJ 16 6.2
14 NE 16 19.4
13 ARI 13 15.4
12 SF 8 14.4
11 TB 3 7.9
10 SEA 13 3.8
8 MIA 24 5.4
7 CHI 12 0
6 SF 2 0
5 WAS 12 6.1
4 NYG 23 0
3 BUF 10 0
2 PHI 17 1.3
1 DAL 8 (2019) 4.3

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