ESPN’s Mike Clay projects Chargers’ 2021 offensive stats

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Mike Clay is an NFL and fantasy football analyst at ESPN and spends a lot of time going through algorithms and formulas to project player and team stats prior to the regular season.

Clay revealed his offensive projections for the upcoming season.

Let’s take a look at how he believes the Chargers skill players will fare in 2021 under new offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi.

Quarterback

Player

C/A

Yards

TDs

INT

Carries

Yards

TDs

Justin Herbert

394/602

4,434

28

12

56

248

5

Chase Daniel

21/31

222

1

1

1

4

0

Running back

Player

Carries

Yards

Average

TDs

Receptions

Yards

TDs

Austin Ekeler

200

911

4.5

5

75

613

3

Justin Jackson

86

385

4.4

2

19

139

1

Joshua Kelley

65

269

4.1

2

15

104

1

Wide receiver

Player

Targets

Receptions

Yards

Average

TDs

Carries

Yards

Keenan Allen

154

105

1,097

10.4

7

2

13

Mike Williams

89

56

869

15.5

6

0

0

Josh Palmer

49

31

409

13.2

3

0

0

Jalen Guyton

37

21

316

15.0

2

2

11

Tyron Johnson

18

11

166

15.0

1

4

22

Tight end

Player

Targets

Receptions

Yards

Average

TDs

Jared Cook

61

40

496

12.4

4

Donald Parham

43

29

320

11.0

3

Stephen Anderson

6

4

46

11.5

0

Tre’ McKitty

3

2

20

10

0