In Week 7 (Sunday at 1:00 PM ET), tight end Cole Kmet and the Chicago Bears will play the Las Vegas Raiders, who have the eighth-ranked passing defense in the league (193.7 yards allowed per game).
When setting your fantasy football lineup this week, is Kmet worth inserting into your starting lineup? For a breakdown of his tilt against the Raiders, we’ve got you covered.
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Cole Kmet Week 7 Game Info
Let’s highlight some of the upcoming game’s key info, including the projected fantasy points for Kmet:
Matchup: Chicago Bears vs. Las Vegas Raiders
Time: 1:00 PM
Date: October 22, 2023
Projected Fantasy Points: 4.266
Cole Kmet Fantasy Stats
Below is a peek at the fantasy numbers of Kmet this season:
With 42.1 fantasy points (7.0 per game), Kmet ranks among the league leaders at his position (fourth) and 102nd overall in the league.
Looking at his past three games, Kmet has 14 receptions on 17 targets, for 136 yards, and a total of 31.7 fantasy points (10.6 per game).
In his past five games, Kmet has accumulated 37.7 fantasy points (7.5 per game). He has 196 receiving yards on 20 catches (25 targets) and three touchdowns.
In his best game of the season — Week 4 versus the Denver Broncos — Cole Kmet finished with 20.6 fantasy points. His stat line: seven catches, 85 yards and two touchdowns.
Kmet accumulated 0.9 fantasy points — two catches, nine yards, on three targets — last week against the Minnesota Vikings, which was his worst game of the season.
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Cole Kmet 2022 Fantasy Game Log
Cole Kmet vs. Raiders
Here are a few relevant stats on the Raiders outfit Kmet will be playing:
Las Vegas’ defense hasn’t allowed a player to amass more than 100 receiving yards in a game this season.
The Raiders have given up a touchdown pass to eight players this season.
Las Vegas hasn’t given up more than one receiving touchdown to an opposing player this season.