Player Fantasy Projection
Eric Weems 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Eric Weems Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Daytona Beach, FL
Seabreeze HS [Daytona Beach, FL]
|Eric Weems 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
|Eric Weems Previous Years Stats
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|Eric Weems 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Eric Weems has been below his fantasy projection 7 out of 9 years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #98 in 2009.
Weems fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending down 3 out of the past 5 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Weems is entering his 10th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 10th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.55 from their 9th year.
Throughout his career Weems has averaged 3.54 fantasy pts per game less than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.09) pts per game for Weems. 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: Matt Bosher and Shayne Graham (2015 Avg: 8.20 Pts/Game) 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 Weems plays this year (107 - 85 - 0 0.557%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (95 - 113 - 0 0.457%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,107) compared to this season's teams (4,311) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Weems had a lower fantasy avg (0.00 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (0.11 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, Weems 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: 20.08 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (252 yds/game including 3 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 Weems has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (1.79 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (1.75 pts per game), 2nd quarter (1.33 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (1.26 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 7 (3.88 pts per game), week 14 (2.88 pts per game) and week 11 (2.70 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 5 (0.10 pts per game), week 8 (0.33 pts per game) and week 12 (0.62 pts per game).