Player Fantasy Projection
Anthony Sherman 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Anthony Sherman Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Drafted: 2011 Arizona Cardinals
(Round: 5 #136)
|Anthony Sherman 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 Rush Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Anthony Sherman Previous Years Stats
|Year||Team||Gms||Recs||Rec Yds||Rec Tds||Pass Yds||Pass Tds||Rush Yds||Rush Tds||FGs||XPs||Fan Pts||Fan Pts Avg|
|Anthony Sherman 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Anthony Sherman has been below his fantasy projection 5 straight years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #97 in 2013.
Sherman's fantasy game average per year has been going down for 2 years, and has been trending down 3 out of the past 4 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Sherman is entering his 6th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 6th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.26 from their 5th year.
Throughout his career Sherman has averaged 4.92 fantasy pts per game less 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.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.014) pts per game for Sherman. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Charcandrick West (2015 Avg: 8.68 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Jamaal Charles (2015 Avg: 15.05 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Jah Reid is no longer starting, James Winchester has left the team, Jarrod Pughsley is now starting and Mitchell Schwartz has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Sherman plays this year have the same winning percentage (0.500%) as the teams on last year's schedule, but this season's teams gave up more points (4,864) compared to last season's teams (4,618) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
There was not much difference last year in the fantasy average Sherman had against winning teams (0.22 pts/game) and losing teams (0.53 pts/game), so there are no clear trends to be learned from the winning percentage of the schedule.
From a defensive standpoint, Sherman faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.08 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), but last season's teams gave up more rushing yards (108 yds/game - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (104 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Sherman has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (1.42 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (0.51 pts per game), 3rd quarter (0.22 pts per game) and 4th quarter (0.21 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 8 (2.97 pts per game), week 7 (1.96 pts per game) and week 1 (0.73 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 16 (0.00 pts per game), week 10 (0.00 pts per game) and week 9 (0.12 pts per game).