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Brian Hoyer 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Brian Hoyer Bio & Career Stats

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Jersey: #8
Position: Quarterback
Career: 8 Years
Height: 6-2
Weight: 215
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: --
High School: --
College: Michigan State
Drafted: Undrafted

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Position Projections:
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  * Average Games Played the Previous 3 Years
  ** Player Missed More than 8 Games the Previous Season Due to Injury
Brian Hoyer 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
28.24 8.00 2 8.67 17.43 29 --
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
9 Yes No No Yes No No No No Yes
Brian Hoyer Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Bears100078000003.903.90
2015 Texans1100026061944000191.7017.43
2014 Browns1400033261239000206.2014.73
2013 Browns1400061551600047.353.38
Brian Hoyer 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Brian Hoyer has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 7 years, but he was above his projection the last 2. His best fantasy QB ranking was #24 in 2014.
Fantasy Trends:
Hoyer'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.
Player Consistency:
, and he was one of the top 25 most consistent players overall (ranked 23).
Career Experience Outlook:
Hoyer is entering his 8th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 8th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.16 from their 7th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Hoyer has averaged 8.84 fantasy pts per game less than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
Hoyer has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Texans to the Bears.
Player Turnover:
At the Running Back/Full Back position: Matt Forte (2015 Avg: 11.63 Pts/Game) and Khari Lee (2015 Avg: .18 Pts/Game) have left the team and Jeremy Langford (2015 Avg: 7.31 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Kevin White has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Patrick Scales and Matt Slauson have left the team and Bobby Massie and Cody Whitehair have been added to the starting lineup.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Hoyer played last year (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (90 - 118 - 0 0.433%), and this season's teams gave up more points (5,046) compared to last season's teams (4,768) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Hoyer had a lower fantasy avg (10.03 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (20.20 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Hoyer faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.38 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.77 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (247 yds/game including 2 Top 10 Defenses).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Hoyer has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (17.40 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (13.75 pts per game), 3rd quarter (13.28 pts per game) and 4th quarter (10.10 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 3 (21.08 pts per game), week 4 (18.88 pts per game) and week 13 (17.38 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 14 (7.38 pts per game), week 16 (8.43 pts per game) and week 10 (8.83 pts per game).



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