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LeGarrette Blount 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

LeGarrette Blount Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Running Back
Career: 7 Years
Height: 6-0
Weight: 241
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: Madison, FL
High School: Taylor County HS [Perry, FL]
College: Oregon
Drafted: Undrafted

Running Back Rankings:
<< Matt Jones    Ameer Abdullah >>
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
LeGarrette Blount 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
103.26 8.08 3 13.50 9.54 21 --
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
9 No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
LeGarrette Blount Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2015 Patriots12643100703600114.459.54
2014 Steelers1163600026620040.403.67
2014 Patriots541800028130047.009.40
2013 Patriots16238000772700121.107.57
LeGarrette Blount 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
LeGarrette Blount has beaten his fantasy projection 4 out of 6 years, including the last 3. His best fantasy RB ranking was #23 in 2015 and 2010, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 25 ranking.
Fantasy Trends:
Blount's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 3 years.
Player Consistency:
, and he was ranked the 195th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Blount is entering his 7th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 7th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.9 from their 6th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Blount has averaged 2.44 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 (0.062) pts per game for Blount. At the Running Back/Full Back position: James White (2015 Avg: 5.65 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Dion Lewis (2015 Avg: 9.54 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Julian Edelman (2015 Avg: 8.77 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Martellus Bennett (2015 Avg: 3.63 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Marcus Cannon and Josh Kline are no longer starting, Joe Cardona has left the team, Tre Jackson is now starting and Nate Solder has been added to the starting lineup.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Blount plays this year (103 - 89 - 0 0.536%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (97 - 111 - 0 0.466%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,894) compared to this season's teams (4,079) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Blount had a lower fantasy avg (6.65 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (10.98 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of less points.
From a defensive standpoint, Blount will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 12.92 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 5 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.62 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more rushing yards (110 yds/game - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (101 yds/game - 7 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Blount has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (8.54 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (8.15 pts per game), 1st quarter (8.00 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (6.00 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 16 (12.42 pts per game), week 3 (11.69 pts per game) and week 4 (10.50 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (2.15 pts per game), week 1 (2.63 pts per game) and week 5 (4.30 pts per game).



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