Player Fantasy Projection
Jacob Tamme 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Jacob Tamme Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Boyle Co HS [Danville, KY]
Drafted: 2008 Indianapolis Colts
(Round: 4 #127)
|Jacob Tamme 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
|Jacob Tamme Previous Years Stats
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|Jacob Tamme 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Jacob Tamme has been below his fantasy projection 6 out of 8 years, but he beat his projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #16 in 2010.
Tamme's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 2 years, and has been trending up 3 out of the past 5 years.
, and he was ranked the 220th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Tamme is entering his 9th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 9th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.52 from their 8th year.
Throughout his career Tamme has averaged 1.07 fantasy pts per game less 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 (0.127) pts per game for Tamme. 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 Tamme 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:
Tamme had a lower fantasy avg (2.73 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.80 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, Tamme 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 Tamme has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (3.46 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (2.78 pts per game), 1st quarter (2.43 pts per game) and 4th quarter (1.93 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 12 (5.06 pts per game), week 8 (4.59 pts per game) and week 2 (3.57 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 15 (0.68 pts per game), week 6 (1.00 pts per game) and week 7 (1.08 pts per game).