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Demaryius Thomas 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Demaryius Thomas Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Wide Receiver
Career: 7 Years
Height: 6-3
Weight: 224
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: Montrose, GA
High School: West Laurens HS [Dublin, GA]
College: Georgia Tech
Drafted: 2010 Denver Broncos (Round: 1 #22)

Wide Receiver Rankings:
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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
Demaryius Thomas 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
79.36 4.96 1 11.00 6.33 27 --
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
11 No No No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Demaryius Thomas Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Broncos144800000002.402.40
2015 Broncos1610513046000000101.206.33
2014 Broncos16111161911000000146.959.18
2013 Broncos1692143014000000155.509.72
Demaryius Thomas 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Demaryius Thomas has been below his projection the last 2 years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #1 in 2013, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 5 ranking.
Fantasy Trends:
Thomas' fantasy game average per year has been going down for 2 years.
Player Consistency:
, and he was one of the top 100 most consistent players overall (ranked 87).
Career Experience Outlook:
Thomas is entering his 7th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 7th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.05 from their 6th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Thomas has averaged 2.88 fantasy pts per game more than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
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 (1.502) pts per game for Thomas. At the Quarterback position: Peyton Manning (2015 Avg: 13.89 Pts/Game) has left the team and Mark Sanchez (2015 Avg: 15.00 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Ronnie Hillman (2015 Avg: 8.37 Pts/Game) is no longer starting, Virgil Green (2015 Avg: 1.63 Pts/Game) has left the team and C.J. Anderson (2015 Avg: 7.41 Pts/Game) and Juwan Thompson (2015 Avg: 1.05 Pts/Game) are now starting. At the Tight End position: Owen Daniels (2015 Avg: 2.92 Pts/Game) has left the team, Virgil Green (2015 Avg: 1.63 Pts/Game) is now starting and Jeff Heuerman has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Michael Schofield is no longer starting, Ryan Harris, Evan Mathis, Louis Vasquez and Aaron Brewer have left the team, Max Garcia is now starting and Russell Okung, Donald Stephenson and Connor McGovern have been added to the starting lineup.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Thomas plays this year (107 - 101 - 0 0.514%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (106 - 102 - 0 0.510%), but this season's teams gave up more points (4,816) compared to last season's teams (4,660) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Thomas had a lower fantasy avg (6.03 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (6.56 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of less points.
From a defensive standpoint, Thomas will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.15 - 5 Top 10 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.23 - 3 Top 10 Defenses), but this season's teams gave up more passing yards (245 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season's teams (243 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Thomas has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (8.42 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (7.60 pts per game), 1st quarter (6.80 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (6.79 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (11.93 pts per game), week 12 (10.58 pts per game) and week 7 (9.60 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 9 (3.54 pts per game), week 3 (4.14 pts per game) and week 11 (5.16 pts per game).



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