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Dan Carpenter 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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|Dan Carpenter 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
|Dan Carpenter Previous Years Stats
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|Dan Carpenter 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Dan Carpenter has beaten his fantasy projection 6 out of 8 years, but he was below his projection last year. His best fantasy K ranking was #6 in 2014, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 10 ranking.
Carpenter fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year, but his avg has been trending up 3 out of the last 5 years.
, and he was one of the top 75 most consistent players overall (ranked 58).
Career Experience Outlook:
Carpenter is entering his 9th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, Ks in their 9th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.03 from their 8th year.
Throughout his career Carpenter has averaged 0.41 fantasy pts per game more than the league K average. The average fantasy pts per game by Ks in 2015 was 7.16.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.457) pts per game for Carpenter. At the Wide Receiver position: Chris Hogan (2015 Avg: 2.70 Pts/Game) has left the team and Robert Woods (2015 Avg: 3.26 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Garrison Sanborn has left the team and Jordan Mills is now starting. At the Kicker position: Jordan Gay has left the team.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Carpenter plays this year (98 - 94 - 0 0.510%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (102 - 106 - 0 0.490%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,801) compared to this season's teams (4,273) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Carpenter had a lower fantasy avg (5.88 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (7.00 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of less points.
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Carpenter has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (7.70 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (7.08 pts per game), 1st quarter (7.06 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (6.86 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 7 (9.86 pts per game), week 8 (9.71 pts per game) and week 3 (8.88 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 6 (5.29 pts per game), week 1 (5.38 pts per game) and week 5 (5.67 pts per game).