Player Fantasy Projection
Jared Cook 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Jared Cook Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Drafted: 2009 Tennessee Titans
(Round: 3 #89)
|Jared Cook 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
|Jared Cook Previous Years Stats
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|Jared Cook 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Jared Cook has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 7 years, including the last 2. His best fantasy TE ranking was #11 in 2013, and he has had a total of 4 seasons with a top 20 ranking.
Cook's fantasy game average per year has been going down for 2 years, and has been trending down 3 out of the past 5 years.
, and he was ranked the 152nd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Cook is entering his 8th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 8th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.17 from their 7th year.
Throughout his career Cook has averaged 0.20 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:
Cook has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Rams to the Packers.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a higher fantasy average of (0.343125) pts per game for Cook. At the Running Back/Full Back position: John Kuhn (2015 Avg: 1.96 Pts/Game) has left the team and Aaron Ripkowski (2015 Avg: .45 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Davante Adams (2015 Avg: 2.51 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Jordy Nelson has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Rick Lovato has left the team.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Cook played last year (107 - 101 - 0 0.514%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (93 - 115 - 0 0.447%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,938) compared to last season's teams (4,626) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Cook had a lower fantasy avg (1.47 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (1.81 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, Cook faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.46 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.08 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (244 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (241 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Cook has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (3.34 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (3.27 pts per game), 3rd quarter (2.74 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (2.32 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 1 (5.93 pts per game), week 16 (4.82 pts per game) and week 14 (4.25 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 11 (1.40 pts per game), week 2 (1.40 pts per game) and week 8 (1.59 pts per game).