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Matt Schaub 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Birth Date: ,
East HS [West Chester, PA]
Drafted: 2004 Atlanta Falcons
(Round: 3 #90)
|Matt Schaub 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
|Matt Schaub Previous Years Stats
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|Matt Schaub 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Matt Schaub has been below his fantasy projection 7 out of 12 years, but he beat his projection last year. His best fantasy QB ranking was #3 in 2009, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 20 ranking.
Schaub beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, but his avg has been trending down 3 out of the last 5 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Schaub is entering his 13th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 13th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.14 from their 12th year.
Throughout his career Schaub has averaged 4.12 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. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Ravens to the Falcons.
At the Wide Receiver position: Roddy White (2015 Avg: 2.24 Pts/Game) has left the team and Mohamed Sanu (2015 Avg: 2.43 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Mike Person is no longer starting, Josh Harris has left the team and Alex Mack has been added to the starting lineup. At the Kicker position: Shayne Graham (2015 Avg: 8.20 Pts/Game) and Matt Bosher have left the team and Matt Bryant (2015 Avg: 6.80 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Schaub plays this year (107 - 85 - 0 0.557%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (105 - 103 - 0 0.505%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,554) compared to this season's teams (4,311) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Schaub had a lower fantasy avg (0 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (18.50 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of less points.
From a defensive standpoint, Schaub will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.83 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.69 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (244 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (240 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Schaub has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (18.01 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (15.74 pts per game), 3rd quarter (15.32 pts per game) and 4th quarter (15.05 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 2 (22.17 pts per game), week 11 (21.54 pts per game) and week 6 (18.75 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (11.51 pts per game), week 9 (12.05 pts per game) and week 13 (12.73 pts per game).