Player Fantasy Projection
Jamaal Charles 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Jamaal Charles Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Port Arthur, TX
Memorial HS [Port Arthur, TX]
Drafted: 2008 Kansas City Chiefs
(Round: 3 #73)
|Jamaal Charles 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
|Jamaal Charles Previous Years Stats
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|Jamaal Charles 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Jamaal Charles has beaten his fantasy projection 5 out of 8 years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #1 in 2013, and he has had a total of 4 seasons with a top 10 ranking.
Charles beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 3 out of the past 5 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Charles is entering his 9th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 9th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.29 from their 8th year.
Throughout his career Charles has averaged 5.48 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. Coming off an Injury.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.014) pts per game for Charles. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Charcandrick West (2015 Avg: 8.68 Pts/Game) is no longer starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Jah Reid is no longer starting, James Winchester has left the team, Jarrod Pughsley is now starting and Mitchell Schwartz has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Charles plays this year have the same winning percentage (0.500%) as the teams on last year's schedule, but this season's teams gave up more points (4,864) compared to last season's teams (4,618) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
There was not much difference last year in the fantasy average Charles had against winning teams (17.04 pts/game) and losing teams (7.10 pts/game), so there are no clear trends to be learned from the winning percentage of the schedule.
From a defensive standpoint, Charles faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.08 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), but last season's teams gave up more rushing yards (108 yds/game - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (104 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Charles has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (13.89 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (12.67 pts per game), 1st quarter (11.00 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (10.05 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 12 (17.38 pts per game), week 14 (16.78 pts per game) and week 3 (16.44 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 2 (6.42 pts per game), week 9 (8.61 pts per game) and week 1 (9.15 pts per game).