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Quarterback, Washington Redskins

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Draft: 2005 Round 1 (1)
College: Utah
Ht: 6’4”  Wt: 217 DOB: 1984-05-07 Age: 34
QB Rank Tier ADP-12
#21 4 13.04

Season Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Season Team G Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2005 SF 9 84 165 50.9 875 1 11 30 103 3.4 0 58.1 6.5
2006 SF 16 259 443 58.5 2,901 16 15 41 151 3.7 2 236.2 14.8
2007 SF 7 94 193 48.7 914 2 4 13 89 6.8 0 62.6 8.9
2008 SF 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.0 0.0
2009 SF 12 225 372 60.5 2,350 18 12 24 51 2.1 0 194.6 16.2
2010 SF 11 204 342 59.6 2,370 14 10 18 60 3.3 0 180.5 16.4
2011 SF 16 273 445 61.3 3,144 17 5 52 179 3.4 2 255.1 15.9
2012 SF 10 153 218 70.2 1,737 13 5 31 132 4.3 0 152.1 15.2
2013 KC 15 308 509 60.5 3,313 23 8 75 432 5.8 1 306.9 20.5
2014 KC 15 302 463 65.2 3,268 18 6 50 254 5.1 1 266.8 17.8
2015 KC 16 307 470 65.3 3,486 20 7 84 498 5.9 2 316.1 19.8
2016 KC 15 328 489 67.1 3,502 15 8 48 134 2.8 5 278.5 18.6
2017 KC 15 341 505 67.5 4,042 26 5 60 355 5.9 1 347.6 23.2
2018 (Projected) WAS   330 508 65.0 3,559 21 6 65 299 4.6 2 303.9  

2018 Outlook
Depth Chart
Smith posted a career-best 23.2 fantasy points last season with the Chiefs as the No.4 fantasy quarterback, setting career highs in yards (4,042), passing touchdowns (26) and completions (341). Not only was Smith excellent in short and intermediate throws that he has been known for over his 12-year NFL career, but he also finished as the No.1 downfield passer in adjusted completion percentage according to ProFootballFocus.com.

The Chiefs rewarded Smith for his career-year by trading the veteran to the Washington Redskins for cornerback Kendall Fuller and a 2018 third-round draft pick. Smith replaces Kirk Cousins as the starting quarterback for the Redskins after Cousins left via free agency to join the Minnesota Vikings in a lucrative 3-year, $84 million deal.

From a fantasy perspective, it is difficult to project how Smith will fare in 2018 under Jay Gruden. Andy Reid tailored his offense around Smith with a quick passing offense that built upon Smith's strengths as a cerebral quarterback who often favored tucking and running with the ball instead of forcing the issue in tight coverage, as evident to the fact that Smith never threw more than eight interceptions in a season with Kansas City.

Conversely, Smith's penchant for avoiding risky throws limits his touchdown upside, as the former first overall pick in the 2005 NFL draft has never thrown for more than 26 touchdowns in a season. Smith will not kill you with bad throws and turnovers, but he will not be a week-winning difference maker compared to other quarterbacks going in the late rounds of drafts.

Smith is a safe late-round pick and a nice streaming option for owners who opt to wait on QB until the double-digit rounds in drafts this summer. However, due to the fact that Smith has fewer weapons in Washington and the unknown of how he will do under Jay Gruden, expecting another top-4 performance for Smith may be a far-fetched.

Fan. Tm. Player
QB1QB1 Alex Smith
QB2QB2 Colt McCoy
QB3QB3 Kevin Hogan
Redskins Depth Chart
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2017 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at NE W 42-27 28 35 80.0 368 4 0 5 3 0.6 0 34.7
2 PHI W 27-20 21 28 75.0 251 1 0 4 21 5.3 0 18.7
3 at LAC W 24-10 16 21 76.2 155 2 0 2 9 4.5 0 16.7
4 WAS W 29-20 27 37 73.0 293 1 0 7 56 8.0 1 30.3
5 at HOU W 42-34 29 37 78.4 324 3 0 5 19 3.8 0 30.1
6 PIT L 13-19 19 34 55.9 246 1 0 4 13 3.3 0 17.6
7 at OAK L 30-31 25 36 69.4 342 3 0 1 0 0.0 0 29.1
8 DEN W 29-19 14 31 45.2 202 1 0 4 33 8.3 0 17.4
9 at DAL L 17-28 25 34 73.5 263 2 1 5 19 3.8 0 23.1
11 at NYG L 9-12 27 40 67.5 230 0 2 5 27 5.4 0 14.2
12 BUF L 10-16 23 36 63.9 199 1 1 5 35 7.0 0 17.5
13 at NYJ L 31-38 19 33 57.6 366 4 0 1 70 70.0 0 41.3
14 OAK W 26-15 20 34 58.8 268 0 1 5 24 4.8 0 15.8
15 LAC W 30-13 23 30 76.7 231 2 0 3 13 4.3 0 20.9
16 MIA W 29-13 25 39 64.1 304 1 0 4 13 3.3 0 20.5
WC TEN L 21-22 24 33 72.7 264 2 0 4 13 3.3 0 22.5
WC = Wild-Card

2016 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
1 SD W 33-27 34 48 70.8 363 2 1 4 15 3.8 1 33.7
2 at HOU L 12-19 20 37 54.1 186 0 0 2 2 1.0 0 9.5
3 NYJ W 24-3 25 33 75.8 237 1 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 15.6
4 at PIT L 14-43 30 50 60.0 287 2 1 1 2 2.0 0 22.6
6 at OAK W 26-10 19 22 86.4 224 0 0 3 -1 -0.3 0 11.1
7 NO W 27-21 17 24 70.8 214 2 0 4 7 1.8 0 19.4
8 at IND W 30-14 9 19 47.4 127 1 0 2 9 4.5 0 11.3
10 at CAR W 20-17 25 38 65.8 178 0 1 4 13 3.3 0 10.2
11 TB L 17-19 24 31 77.4 261 1 1 2 10 5.0 1 24.1
12 at DEN W 30-27 26 44 59.1 220 1 0 2 2 1.0 0 15.2
13 at ATL W 29-28 21 25 84.0 270 1 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 17.2
14 OAK W 21-13 17 26 65.4 264 1 1 4 3 0.8 0 17.5
15 TEN L 17-19 15 28 53.6 163 0 1 4 11 2.8 1 15.3
16 DEN W 33-10 25 36 69.4 244 1 1 4 46 11.5 1 26.8
17 at SD W 37-27 21 28 75.0 264 2 1 6 21 3.5 1 29.3
DP PIT L 16-18 20 34 58.8 172 1 1 2 9 4.5 0 13.5
DP = Divisional Playoff

2015 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  PassingRushing Fantasy
Week Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yard TD INTAtt Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at HOU W 27-20 22 33 66.7 243 3 0 9 15 1.7 0 25.7
2 DEN L 24-31 16 25 64.0 191 0 2 3 15 5.0 0 11.1
3 at GB L 28-38 24 40 60.0 290 1 1 6 33 5.5 0 21.8
4 at CIN L 21-36 31 45 68.9 386 0 0 5 25 5.0 0 21.8
5 CHI L 17-18 16 30 53.3 181 1 0 3 21 7.0 0 15.2
6 at MIN L 10-16 22 37 59.5 282 1 0 2 10 5.0 0 19.1
7 PIT W 23-13 21 32 65.6 251 1 0 3 5 1.7 0 17.1
8 DET W 45-10 18 26 69.2 145 2 0 5 78 15.6 1 29.1
10 at DEN W 29-13 17 31 54.8 204 1 0 6 33 5.5 0 17.5
11 at SD W 33-3 20 25 80.0 253 0 0 7 33 4.7 0 16.0
12 BUF W 30-22 19 30 63.3 255 2 0 6 35 5.8 0 24.3
13 at OAK W 34-20 16 22 72.7 162 2 0 5 23 4.6 1 24.4
14 SD W 10-3 15 23 65.2 191 1 1 5 40 8.0 0 17.6
15 at BAL W 34-14 21 25 84.0 171 1 0 4 17 4.3 0 14.3
16 CLE W 17-13 15 22 68.2 125 2 1 6 54 9.0 0 19.7
17 OAK W 23-17 14 24 58.3 156 2 2 9 61 6.8 0 21.9
WC at HOU W 30-0 17 22 77.3 190 1 1 5 27 5.4 0 16.2
DP at NE L 20-27 29 50 58.0 246 1 0 9 44 4.9 0 20.7
WC = Wild-Card DP = Divisional Playoff

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