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Drew Stanton 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Harrison HS [Farmington Hills, MI]
Drafted: 2007 Detroit Lions
(Round: 2 #43)
|Drew Stanton 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
|Drew Stanton Previous Years Stats
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|Drew Stanton 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Drew Stanton has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 6 years. His best fantasy QB ranking was #35 in 2014.
Stanton 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:
Stanton is entering his 7th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 7th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.13 from their 6th year.
Throughout his career Stanton has averaged 10.19 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.
At the Running Back/Full Back position: Chris Johnson (2015 Avg: 9.30 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: John Brown (2015 Avg: 6.74 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Darren Fells (2015 Avg: 3.05 Pts/Game) has left the team and John Wetzel has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Ted Larsen, Bobby Massie, Lyle Sendlein and Mike Leach have left the team, A.Q. Shipley and D.J. Humphries are now starting and Evan Mathis has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Stanton plays this year (107 - 85 - 0 0.557%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (100 - 108 - 0 0.481%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,753) compared to this season's teams (4,268) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Stanton surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (2.10 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (-0.08 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, Stanton will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.00 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.62 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (247 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (245 yds/game including 1 Top 10 Defense and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Stanton has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (13.98 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (11.70 pts per game), 3rd quarter (7.93 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (5.26 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (18.75 pts per game), week 14 (14.95 pts per game) and week 15 (11.45 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 5 (2.12 pts per game), week 12 (5.20 pts per game) and week 16 (5.50 pts per game).