Player Fantasy Projection
Brent Celek 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Brent Celek Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
La Salle HS [Cincinnati, OH]
Drafted: 2007 Philadelphia Eagles
(Round: 5 #162)
|Brent Celek 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
|Brent Celek Previous Years Stats
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|Brent Celek 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Brent Celek has beaten his fantasy projection 5 out of 9 years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #4 in 2009, and he has had a total of 4 seasons with a top 15 ranking.
Celek beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 3 out of the past 5 years.
, and he was ranked the 208th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Celek is entering his 10th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 10th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.13 from their 9th year.
Throughout his career Celek has averaged 0.42 fantasy pts per game more than the league TE average. The average fantasy pts per game by TEs in 2015 was 3.00.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.685) pts per game for Celek. At the Running Back/Full Back position: DeMarco Murray (2015 Avg: 8.53 Pts/Game) has left the team and Ryan Mathews (2015 Avg: 7.94 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Riley Cooper (2015 Avg: 3.15 Pts/Game) has left the team. Along the Offenisve Line: Matt Tobin is no longer starting, Jon Dorenbos has left the team and Brandon Brooks has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Celek played last year (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (101 - 107 - 0 0.486%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,831) compared to this season's teams (4,670) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Celek had a lower fantasy avg (2.06 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.94 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Celek faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.92 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.08 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), but last season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (244 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Celek has been a strong finisher, and a slow starter. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (3.75 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (3.23 pts per game), 3rd quarter (3.01 pts per game) and 1st quarter (2.76 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 5 (5.04 pts per game), week 16 (4.46 pts per game) and week 8 (4.00 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (0.44 pts per game), week 14 (1.59 pts per game) and week 11 (1.84 pts per game).