Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals will face the Arizona Cardinals and their 24th-ranked pass defense (242.5 yards conceded per game) in Week 5, on Sunday at 4:05 PM ET.
Is Burrow a worthwhile starting option in fantasy this week? Read on as we break down his upcoming matchup against the Cardinals.
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Joe Burrow Week 5 Game Info
Let’s highlight some of the upcoming game’s key info, along with the projected fantasy points for Burrow:
Matchup: Cincinnati Bengals at Arizona Cardinals
Time: 4:05 PM
Date: October 8, 2023
Projected Fantasy Points: 16.401
Joe Burrow Fantasy Stats
Here’s a look at the fantasy figures of Burrow this season:
Burrow is 31st at his position, and 91st overall in the NFL, with 31.5 fantasy points (7.9 per game).
In his past three games, Burrow has picked up 28.3 fantasy points (9.4 per game). He is 73-of-120 for 646 yards, with two touchdowns and two interceptions and has rushed for four yards on seven carries.
In his best game of the season — Week 2 against the Baltimore Ravens — Joe Burrow finished with 15.4 fantasy points. His stat line: 27-of-41 (65.9%), 222 yards, 2 TDs, 1 INT.
Burrow accumulated 3.2 fantasy points — 14-of-31 (45.2%), 82 yards, 0 TDs, 0 INTs — in Week 1 versus the Cleveland Browns, which was his worst game of the season.
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Joe Burrow 2022 Fantasy Game Log
Joe Burrow vs. Cardinals
Here are a few crucial stats on the Cardinals outfit Burrow will be playing:
One player has registered more than 300 passing yards in a game against Arizona this season.
Four players have thrown for at least one touchdown in a game against the Cardinals this season.
Arizona has allowed at least two passing touchdowns to one opposing quarterback this season.
The Cardinals haven’t allowed a player to throw for at least three touchdowns against them in a game this season.