Quarterback Jared Goff is looking at a matchup against the seventh-ranked pass defense in the NFL (187.4 yards conceded per game) in Week 8, when his Detroit Lions meet the Las Vegas Raiders, Monday at 8:15 PM ET.
With his upcoming game against the Raiders this week, should Goff be considered a lock for your fantasy football lineup? We break down the stats and trends below.
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Jared Goff Week 8 Game Info
Let’s go into a few of the upcoming game’s vital info, including the projected fantasy points for Goff:
Matchup: Detroit Lions vs. Las Vegas Raiders
Time: 8:15 PM
Date: October 30, 2023
Projected Fantasy Points: 17.080
Jared Goff Fantasy Stats
Here’s a look at the fantasy figures of Goff this season:
Goff is 11th at his position, and 15th overall in the NFL, with 125.5 fantasy points (17.9 per game).
Goff has picked up 59.2 fantasy points (19.7 per game) in his past three games. He has connected on 83 of 125 passes for 873 yards, throwing for five touchdowns with one interception, and has run for three yards on four carries tacking on one TD.
In his past five games, Goff has accumulated 88.6 fantasy points (17.7 per game). He is 124-of-186 for 1,326 yards, with seven touchdowns and three interceptions and has rushed for 16 yards on 11 carries with two TDs.
In his best game of the season — Week 5 versus the Carolina Panthers — Jared Goff finished with 27.4 fantasy points. His stat line: 20-of-28 (71.4%), 236 yards, 3 TDs, 0 INTs; 2 carries, 0 yards, 1 TD.
In his worst game of the season — last week against the Baltimore Ravens — Goff finished with 9.4 fantasy points. His stat line: 33-of-53 (62.3%), 284 yards, 0 TDs, 1 INT.
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Jared Goff 2022 Fantasy Game Log
Jared Goff vs. Raiders
Here are a few relevant stats on the Raiders squad Goff will be facing:
No quarterbacks have posted more than 300 passing yards in a game against Las Vegas this season.
The Raiders have allowed five players to throw at least one touchdown in a game this season.
Three players have thrown for two or more touchdowns in a game against Las Vegas this season.
The Raiders have given up at least three passing touchdowns to one opposing quarterback this season.