Austin Hooper Fantasy Predictions, Rankings, & Odds: Week 17 Browns vs Steelers

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on December 31, 2020

Austin Hooper and the Cleveland Browns (10-5) take on a fellow AFC North opponent when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers (12-3) on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at FirstEnergy Stadium.

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Week 17 Projections

Hooper is projected to score 5.4 fantasy points in Week 17 against Pittsburgh. The Steelers are the second-ranked team in fantasy points allowed and first-ranked against tight ends. There are better plays than Hooper at TE this week, he ranks 16th among tight ends for the upcoming slate of games. The Steelers are second in passing defense, allowing 219.9 yards per game.

Tight End Projected Fantasy Ranks for Week 17
Rank Name Week 17 Projected Fantasy Points
1 Darren Waller 10.1
2 Travis Kelce 9.3
3 George Kittle 8.8
15 Eric Ebron 5.6
16 Austin Hooper 5.4
17 Dallas Goedert 5.4

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

Hooper is the 199th-highest scoring player overall in fantasy football this season, ranking 67 spots below his average draft position of 132. He enters the game as the 103rd-ranked tight end, 98 spots lower than his No. 5 ADP among TEs. Hooper has put together a 398-yard season on 42 grabs and scored three touchdowns.

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Austin Hooper Weekly Performance

Week Opponent Opp. Pos. Rank Fantasy Points
16 NYJ 32 7.1
15 NYG 7 10.1
14 BAL 14 0
13 TEN 25 2.4
12 JAX 31 7.3
11 PHI 26 3.3
10 HOU 22 1.1
8 LV 15 0
7 CIN 24 0
6 PIT 10 5.2
5 IND 1 5.7
4 DAL 24 9.4
3 WAS 26 2.5
2 CIN 20 2.2
1 BAL 2 (2019) 1.5

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