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Alvin
Kamara (#41)

RB - New Orleans Saints

Age 26
Exp 5th Season
HT/WT 5'10" / 215 LBS
Bye 6
Rank
ADP
FPTS
TIER
2021 Week 7 Projections
Updated: Monday, October 25, 2021 4:09 PM
2021 Season Projections
Updated: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:48 PM
2021 Keeper/Dynasty Rankings
Updated: Wednesday, October 20, 2021 4:56 PM
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2021 Stats
GAME RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
Week OPP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
1 GB 20 83 4.2 14 0 3 4 75.0 2.7 8 3 1 0 0
2 @CAR 8 5 0.6 5 0 4 6 66.7 6.2 25 8 0 0 0
3 @NE 24 89 3.7 11 0 3 4 75.0 9.7 29 11 1 0 0
4 NYG 26 120 4.6 10 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @WAS 16 71 4.4 23 1 5 8 62.5 10.2 51 20 1 0 0
Career Stats
SEASON RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
YEAR GP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
2017 16 120 728 6.1 74 8 81 100 81.0 10.2 826 40 5 1 1
2018 15 194 883 4.6 49 14 81 105 77.1 8.8 709 42 4 1 0
2019 14 171 797 4.7 40 5 81 97 83.5 6.6 533 41 1 4 1
2020 15 187 932 5.0 49 16 83 107 77.6 9.1 756 52 5 1 0
2021 5 94 368 3.9 23 1 15 22 68.2 7.5 113 20 3 0 0
Preseason player profiles are written in July and do not reflect in-season updates.
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Alvin Kamara - Big day in DC

Kamara carried the ball 16 times for 71 yards and a touchdown while catching five of eight targets for 51 yards and a second TD in Sunday's 33-22 win over Washington.

Alvin Kamara - Career-high 26 carries

Kamara rushed 26 times for 120 yards during Sunday's 27-21 overtime loss to the Giants.

Alvin Kamara - Featured prominently in victory

Kamara rushed 24 times for 89 yards and caught three of four targets for 29 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 28-13 win over the Patriots.

Alvin Kamara - Stifled by Panthers

Kamara carried the ball eight times for only five yards and caught four of six targets for 25 yards in Sunday's 26-7 loss to the Panthers.

Alvin Kamara - Gets 23 touches

Kamara rushed 20 times for 83 yards while catching three of four targets for eight yards and one touchdown during Sunday's 38-3 victory over Green Bay.

Alvin Kamara - Week 1 game moved to Jacksonville

Kamara and the Saints will play their Week 1 game against the Packers in Jacksonville after the contest was moved from New Orleans due to the impact of Hurricane Ida, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Alvin Kamara - Saturday's game cancelled

In a statement released Friday, it was announced that Saturday's scheduled preseason game between the Saints and Cardinals has been canceled due to the impending impact of Hurricane Ida, eliminating what would have been Kamara's final chance to see preseason action.

Alvin Kamara - Game moved up to 1 p.m. ET

Kamara and the Saints are now scheduled to face the Cardinals at 1 p.m. ET on Saturday in their preseason finale, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Alvin Kamara - Unlikely to play Monday

Kamara isn't expected to play in Monday's preseason game against the Jaguars, John Hendrix of SI.com reports.

Alvin Kamara - Candidate to play Monday

Kamara may play in Monday's preseason contest against the Jaguars, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Alvin Kamara - Not dressed Saturday

Kamara won't play in Saturday's preseason game at Baltimore, Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

Week 7 Game Hub: NO-SEA

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 7's Saints-Seahawks matchup.

Week 5 Game Hub: NO-Was

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 5's Saints-Washington matchup.

The Market Report: Week 5

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Saquon, Zeke, DeVonta up; Tanny, Monty, Nuk down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

Week 4 Game Hub: NYG-NO

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 4's Giants-Saints matchup.

Week 3 Game Hub: NO-NE

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 3's Saints-Patriots matchup.

Week 2 Game Hub: NO-Car

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 2's Saints-Panthers matchup.

Week 1 Game Hub: GB-NO

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Stats and trends, pace of play, scheme notes, and overall preview for Week 1's Packers-Saints matchup.

Week 1 Advanced Matchups

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Scheme breakdown, DFS salary analysis, ATS picks, and in-depth matchup analysis for every game.

Tribbey's 2021 Bold Takes

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Nine bold takes from Jake Tribbey for the 2021 fantasy football season.

Market Report: Week of August 23

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Wentz, Saquon, Davis up; Tarik, Chase down. Check out the full upgrades, downgrades and watch list.

Best Ball Tiers: Running Backs

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Ranks, tiers, stats, and analysis for running backs for best ball leagues.

2021 Bell Cow Report

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The quintessential ranking and analysis for running backs, tiered by their tendency to be in a bell cow role.

Fantasy Shells: Cover 1

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Breaking down Cover 1 terms, looks, and importance for evaluating fantasy football.

Yards Created: Five Year Review

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Ahead of the 2021 RB class, Graham Barfield reflects on the first five years of his Yards Created data.

Injury Prone is a Lie: Part II

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Follow up piece to Dr. Edwin Porras' "Injury Prone is a Lie," breaking down specific injuries, recurrence, and timetables.

Divisional Round Player Props

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John Hansen's favorite player props with detailed analysis for Divisional Round action.

Divisional Round Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras preview notable injuries ahead of the Divisional Round.

Divisional Round Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of the Divisional Round action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Wild Card Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Wild Card action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 17 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, injuries, and comments for every team ahead of Week 17 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 17 Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras preview notable injuries ahead of Week 17 action and checks in on other return-to-play statuses.

The Market Report: Week 17

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Zeke, TB, Gaskin up; Russ, Kyler, Goff down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

The Market Report: Week 16

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Jones, Allen, Waller up; Wilson, Goff, Zeke down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

Johnny's Cash Game Plays: Week 15

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John Hansen chooses his favorite DFS cash game plays by position for Week 15, along with sample lineup construction from his picks.

Scott Barrett's Week 15 DFS Breakdown

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A position-by-position rundown of Scott Barrett's favorite plays for Week 15 DFS, including stats, ownership, and more.

Week 15 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 15 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

The XFP Report: Week 15

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Comparing fantasy finishes with expected fantasy finishes for sell-high targets and undervalued DFS plays for Week 15.

Week 14 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 14 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 13 Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras preview notable injuries ahead of Week 13 action and checks in on other return-to-play statuses.

The Market Report: Week 13

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Watson, Henry, Deebo up; Kyler, Kamara, Boyd down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

Week 12 Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras preview notable injuries ahead of Week 12 action and checks in on other return-to-play statuses.

DFS First Look: Week 12

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A look at the DFS slate for Week 12, including plays and fades, as well as player situations.

Week 12 Advanced DFS Matchups

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Formerly CB/WR matchups, Wes Huber breaks down matchups to target and avoid at each position for DFS.

The Market Report: Week 12

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Herbert, Zeke, CEH up; Mixon, Chark, Fulgham down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

Week 11 Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras previews notable injuries ahead of Week 11 action and checks in on other return-to-play statuses.

Week 11 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 11 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Scott Barrett's Week 10 DFS Breakdown

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A position-by-position rundown of Scott Barrett's favorite plays for Week 10 DFS, including stats, ownership, and more.

Week 10 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 10 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 10 Advanced DFS Matchups

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Formerly CB/WR matchups, Wes Huber breaks down matchups to target and avoid at each position for DFS.
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Tuesday Talking Points: Week 10

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Joe Dolan hits the green, not the turf, for this week's talking points, comparing NFL players to PGA players!

Week 9 Injury Report

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Keeping tabs on notable injuries that affect game-time decisions, performance expectations, and start/sit decisions.

Week 9 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 9 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

The XFP Report: Week 9

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Comparing fantasy finishes with expected fantasy finishes for sell-high targets and undervalued DFS plays for Week 9.

Tuesday Talking Points: Week 9

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Joe Dolan hands out some mid-season fantasy awards, reflecting on the first half of fantasy action.

Johnny's Cash Game Plays: Week 8

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John Hansen chooses his favorite DFS cash game plays by position for Week 8, along with sample lineup construction from his picks.

Scott Barrett's Week 8 DFS Breakdown

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A position-by-position rundown of Scott Barrett's favorite plays for Week 8 DFS, including stats, ownership, and more.

Week 8 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 8 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 8 Pace Points

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Graham Barfield highlights select Week 8 games that either project for more plays or underwhelming results based on pace of play.

Scott Barrett's Week 7 DFS Breakdown

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A position-by-position rundown of Scott Barrett's favorite plays for Week 7 DFS, including stats, ownership, and more.

Johnny's Cash Game Plays: Week 7

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John Hansen chooses his favorite DFS cash game plays by position for Week 7, along with sample lineup construction from his picks.

Week 7 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 7 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Week 5 MNF Showdown

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A detailed look at MNF's Chargers-Saints clash for DFS Showdown contests from Pat James.

Week 5 DFS Lessons Learned

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Reflections, issues, and lessons learned from Week 5 in DFS to help us cash in moving forward.

Johnny's Cash Game Plays: Week 5

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John Hansen chooses his favorite DFS cash game plays by position for Week 5, along with sample lineup construction from his picks.

Scott Barrett's Week 4 DFS Breakdown

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A position-by-position rundown of Scott Barrett's favorite plays for Week 4 DFS, including stats, ownership, and more.

The XFP Report: Week 4

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Comparing fantasy finishes with expected fantasy finishes for sell-high targets and undervalued DFS plays for Week 4.

The Market Report: Week 4

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Rodgers, A-Rob, Kamara up; Mixon, OBJ, D-Jax down. Check out the full breakdown of upgrades, downgrades, and players we're closely watching.

Week 3 SNF Showdown

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A detailed look at SNF's Packers-Saints matchup from a DFS Showdown perspective from Pat James.

Week 3 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 3 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.
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Week 2 Injury Roundup

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Dr. Edwin Porras breaks down notable injuries from Week 2, looking ahead to Week 3, with updates throughout the week.

Week 2 MNF Showdown

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A detailed look at MNF's Saints-Raiders clash for DFS Showdown contests from Pat James.

Johnny's Cash Game Plays: Week 2

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John Hansen chooses his favorite DFS cash game plays by position for Week 2, along with sample lineup construction from his picks.

Week 2 Injury Report

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Dr. Edwin Porras breaks down notable injuries heading into Week 2, and updates throughout the week.

Week 2 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 2 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.

Tuesday Talking Points: Week 2

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Joe Dolan covers hot topics around the league and statistical performances to help with WW adds and roster moves ahead of Week 2.

Week 1 Vantage Points

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Notes, quotes, stats, and comments for every team ahead of Week 1 action to get a better perspective for fantasy.
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69 Injury Stats

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Dr. Edwin Porras presents 69 random but relevant injury statistics for football performance.

RB Rundown: Training Camp

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Joe Dolan looks at each team's backfield and tries to navigate the RB waters without any preseason games.

John Hansen's 2020 Player Props

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John Hansen reveals his favorite player props for the season...hint: there's plenty of appealing Overs here!

Market Report: Week of Aug 31

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Mostert, Thielen, D-Jax up; Fournette and others down. Tom Brolley gives the latest updates in this week's Market Report!
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96 Stats

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Countless days of research, social media scavenging, & a headache worth of numbers, here is the ultimate stat breakdown for 2020.

Brolley's Most Drafted

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Tom Brolley reveals his most drafted players, going position by position and round by round.

Best-Ball Notebook: Running Backs

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A breakdown of Graham Barfield's RB targets, ADP analysis, and strategy for best-ball drafts.
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Contract Points: NFC South

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Adam Caplan looks at notable players in the NFC South playing at the end of their contracts, and what it means for Dynasty.

2020 Vantage Points

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In a massive 10,000 word breakdown, Joe Dolan goes team by team, analyzing reports from camp and coaches.
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The Bell-Cow Report

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A follow up to his Optimal RB Strategy, Scott Barrett takes a look at possible bell-cow running backs for 2020.

Bell-Cow or Bust: The Optimal RB Strategy

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Scott Barrett breaks down his reasons for going "bell-cow or bust," breaking down true bell-cows vs. early-down and PPR backs.

Market Report: Aug 14

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Russ, CEH, and others up; Gurley, Michel, and others down. Tom Brolley breaks it all down heading into mid-August.

Identifying League-Winners

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Scott Barrett examines league-winners of the past 3 years, looking at predictions and final results.

Injury Profile: Alvin Kamara

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Dr. Edwin Porras examines the 2020 upside of Alvin Kamara in light of his recent injuries.

What to Expect: Ankle Sprains

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Dr. Edwin Porras explains the differences between high- and lateral-ankle sprains in NFL players.