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Tony Romo 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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|Tony Romo 2016 Fantasy Projection
||*Avg Games Played
||2015 Fantasy Ranking
|2016 Bye Week
||Head Coach Change
||**Coming Off Injury
||Depth Chart Change
||Higher Fantasy Avg then League
||Harder Schedule in 2016
||Better Defenses in 2016
||Better Pass Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Tony Romo Previous Years Stats
|Year||Team||Gms||Recs||Rec Yds||Rec Tds||Pass Yds||Pass Tds||Rush Yds||Rush Tds||FGs||XPs||Fan Pts||Fan Pts Avg|
|Tony Romo 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Tony Romo has been below his fantasy projection 7 out of 13 years. His best fantasy QB ranking was #2 in 2007, and he has had a total of 4 seasons with a top 10 ranking.
Romo fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year, but his avg has been trending up 3 out of the last 5 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Romo is entering his 14th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 14th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 2.31 from their 13th year.
Throughout his career Romo has averaged 1.23 fantasy pts per game less than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart. Coming off an Injury.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.97) pts per game for Romo. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Tyler Clutts (2015 Avg: .20 Pts/Game), Joseph Randle (2015 Avg: 9.94 Pts/Game) and Christine Michael (2015 Avg: 1.04 Pts/Game) have left the team and Ezekiel Elliott has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Cole Beasley (2015 Avg: 3.79 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Gavin Escobar (2015 Avg: 1.84 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Jason Witten (2015 Avg: 3.35 Pts/Game) and James Hanna (2015 Avg: .56 Pts/Game) are now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Ronald Leary is no longer starting, L.P. LaDouceur has left the team and La'el Collins is now starting.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Romo played last year (114 - 94 - 0 0.548%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (97 - 111 - 0 0.466%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,908) compared to last season's teams (4,774) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Romo had a lower fantasy avg (5.30 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (18.40 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Romo faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.46 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.69 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 0 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (250 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season's teams (249 yds/game including 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Romo has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (20.27 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (19.86 pts per game), 3rd quarter (19.81 pts per game) and 4th quarter (18.53 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 5 (26.35 pts per game), week 1 (23.51 pts per game) and week 4 (22.79 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 3 (17.25 pts per game), week 6 (17.28 pts per game) and week 7 (17.54 pts per game).