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LeSean McCoy 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

LeSean McCoy Bio & Career Stats

LeSean McCoy picture
Jersey: #29
Position: Running Back
Career: 7 Years
Height: 5-10
Weight: 198
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: --
High School: --
College: Pittsburgh
Drafted: 2009 Philadelphia Eagles (Round: 2 #53)

Running Back Rankings:
<< Chris Ivory    Jonathan Stewart >>
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
LeSean McCoy 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
123.80 9.71 1 14.00 11.18 9 --
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 Rush Defenses in 2016 Better Against Sub 500 Teams
10 No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes No
LeSean McCoy Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2015 Bills1232292200895300134.1011.18
2014 Eagles16281550001319500169.6510.60
2013 Eagles16525392001607900253.6515.85
LeSean McCoy 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
LeSean McCoy has beaten his fantasy projection 5 out of 7 years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #1 in 2011, and he has had a total of 2 seasons with a top 3 ranking.
Fantasy Trends:
McCoy beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 3 out of the past 5 years.
Player Consistency:
, and he was one of the top 50 most consistent players overall (ranked 34).
Career Experience Outlook:
McCoy is entering his 8th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 8th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.23 from their 7th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career McCoy has averaged 6.41 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.
Player Turnover:
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.458) pts per game for McCoy. 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.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule McCoy 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:
McCoy surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (12.04 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (9.96 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, McCoy will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.58 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.54 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more rushing yards (111 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (103 yds/game - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career McCoy has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (12.53 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (12.15 pts per game), 4th quarter (12.15 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (11.70 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 8 (15.64 pts per game), week 2 (15.34 pts per game) and week 11 (14.71 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (7.03 pts per game), week 4 (8.92 pts per game) and week 12 (10.28 pts per game).



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