In Week 9 (Sunday at 9:30 AM ET), quarterback Patrick Mahomes II and the Kansas City Chiefs will meet the Miami Dolphins, who have the 16th-ranked passing defense in the league (221.4 yards allowed per game).
When setting your fantasy football lineup this week, is Mahomes worth inserting into your starting lineup? For insights into his matchup against the Dolphins, we’ve got you covered.
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Patrick Mahomes II Week 9 Game Info
Let’s go into a few of the upcoming game’s vital info, along with the projected fantasy points for Mahomes:
Matchup: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins
Time: 9:30 AM
Date: November 5, 2023
Projected Fantasy Points: 21.482
Patrick Mahomes II Fantasy Stats
Below is a peek at the fantasy numbers of Mahomes this season:
With 155.6 fantasy points (19.5 per game), Mahomes ranks among the top players in the league at his position (fourth) and fifth overall in the league.
In his past three games, Mahomes is 86-of-120 for 970 yards, with five touchdowns and four interceptions and has rushed for 80 yards on 13 carries. He has accumulated 56.8 fantasy points (18.9 per game).
Mahomes has completed 135 of 191 passes for 1,454 yards, throwing for eight touchdowns with six interceptions, and has run for 131 yards on 20 carries in his past five games. He has picked up 89.2 fantasy points (17.8 per game) in that stretch.
In his best game of the season — Week 7 versus the Los Angeles Chargers — Patrick Mahomes II finished with 33.9 fantasy points. His stat line: 32-of-42 (76.2%), 424 yards, 4 TDs, 1 INT; 4 carries, 29 yards.
Mahomes accumulated 5.6 fantasy points — 24-of-38 (63.2%), 240 yards, 0 TDs, 2 INTs — last week against the Denver Broncos, which was his worst game of the season.
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Patrick Mahomes II 2022 Fantasy Game Log
Patrick Mahomes II vs. Dolphins
Here are a few crucial stats on the Dolphins outfit Mahomes will be facing:
Two players have recorded more than 300 passing yards in a game against Miami this season.
Seven players have thrown for at least one touchdown in a game against the Dolphins this season.
Miami has given up two or more passing touchdowns to three opposing quarterbacks this season.
The Dolphins have given up at least three passing touchdowns to one opposing quarterback this season.