Player Fantasy Projection
Frank Gore 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Frank Gore Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Coral Gables HS [FL]
Drafted: 2005 San Francisco 49ers
(Round: 3 #65)
|Frank Gore 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 Rush Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Frank Gore Previous Years Stats
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|Frank Gore 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Frank Gore has beaten his fantasy projection 7 out of 11 years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #5 in 2006, and he has had a total of 5 seasons with a top 10 ranking.
Gore beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 3 out of the past 5 years.
, and he was one of the top 100 most consistent players overall (ranked 88).
Career Experience Outlook:
Gore is entering his 12th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 12th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 1.25 from their 11th year.
Throughout his career Gore has averaged 5.45 fantasy pts per game more than the league RB average. The average fantasy pts per game by RBs in 2015 was 5.60.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.157) pts per game for Gore. At the Wide Receiver position: Andre Johnson (2015 Avg: 3.78 Pts/Game) has left the team and Donte Moncrief (2015 Avg: 4.54 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Coby Fleener (2015 Avg: 2.84 Pts/Game) has left the team and Erik Swoope has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Joe Reitz is no longer starting, Lance Louis and Matt Overton have left the team and Ryan Kelly has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Gore played last year (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (105 - 103 - 0 0.505%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,722) compared to this season's teams (4,619) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Gore had a better fantasy avg (10.25 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (8.92 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it the data would suggest he may have a worse fantasy season, but the trend could easily change to Gore doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Gore will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.38 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.92 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), but this season's teams gave up more rushing yards (105 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (103 yds/game - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Gore has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (11.54 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (11.48 pts per game), 2nd quarter (11.44 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (10.63 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 16 (16.49 pts per game), week 2 (14.91 pts per game) and week 5 (12.70 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 13 (7.55 pts per game), week 3 (7.99 pts per game) and week 12 (9.70 pts per game).