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Jordy Nelson 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Jordy Nelson Bio & Career Stats

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Jersey: #87
Position: Wide Receiver
Career: 8 Years
Height: 6-3
Weight: 217
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: Manhattan, KS
High School: Riley County HS [Riley, KS]
College: Kansas State
Drafted: 2008 Green Bay Packers (Round: 2 #36)

Wide Receiver Rankings:
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Position Projections:
QB | RB | WR | TE | K | Draft Kit Index

  * Average Games Played the Previous 3 Years
  ** Player Missed More than 8 Games the Previous Season Due to Injury
Jordy Nelson 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
73.96 6.21 1 8.50 -- -- --
2016 Bye Week Team Change 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
4 No No Yes No Yes No No No No
Jordy Nelson Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Packers163210000007.607.60
2014 Packers1698151913000000153.959.62
2013 Packers168513148000000113.707.11
Jordy Nelson 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Jordy Nelson has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 7 years, but he was above his projection the last 2. His best fantasy WR ranking was #2 in 2011, and he has had a total of 2 seasons with a top 3 ranking.
Fantasy Trends:
Nelson's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 2 years, and has been trending up 5 out of the past 6 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Nelson is entering his 8th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 8th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.25 from their 7th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Nelson has averaged 1.61 fantasy pts per game more than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2014 was 3.90.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart. Coming off an Injury.
Player Turnover:
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.32) pts per game for Nelson. At the Running Back/Full Back position: John Kuhn (2015 Avg: 1.96 Pts/Game) has left the team and Aaron Ripkowski (2015 Avg: .45 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Davante Adams (2015 Avg: 2.51 Pts/Game) is no longer starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Rick Lovato has left the team.
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Nelson has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (6.33 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (6.25 pts per game), 3rd quarter (5.55 pts per game) and 4th quarter (5.53 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 6 (10.59 pts per game), week 4 (9.70 pts per game) and week 10 (8.00 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 3 (2.28 pts per game), week 13 (2.42 pts per game) and week 15 (3.01 pts per game).


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