Player Fantasy Projection
Torrey Smith 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Torrey Smith Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Stafford HS [VA]
Drafted: 2011 Baltimore Ravens
(Round: 2 #58)
|Torrey Smith 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
|Torrey Smith Previous Years Stats
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|Torrey Smith 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Torrey Smith has beaten his fantasy projection 3 out of 5 years, but he was below his projection last year. His best fantasy WR ranking was #15 in 2014, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 25 ranking.
Smith fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 222nd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Smith is entering his 6th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 6th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.08 from their 5th year.
Throughout his career Smith has averaged 1.46 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.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.887) pts per game for Smith. At the Wide Receiver position: Anquan Boldin (2015 Avg: 4.53 Pts/Game) has left the team and Quinton Patton (2015 Avg: 1.75 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Erik Pears and Marcus Martin are no longer starting, Alex Boone, Kyle Nelson and Jordan Devey have left the team, Andrew Tiller and Trenton Brown are now starting and Daniel Kilgore and Joshua Garnett have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Smith plays this year (105 - 87 - 0 0.547%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (108 - 100 - 0 0.519%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,560) compared to this season's teams (4,284) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Smith had a lower fantasy avg (3.38 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (4.61 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, Smith will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.17 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (243 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (239 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Smith has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (6.97 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (6.22 pts per game), 4th quarter (4.85 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (4.37 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 3 (12.70 pts per game), week 10 (9.10 pts per game) and week 13 (7.73 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 8 (1.27 pts per game), week 14 (2.49 pts per game) and week 1 (2.95 pts per game).