Player Fantasy Projection
Randall Cobb 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Randall Cobb Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Alcoa HS [Alcoa, TN]
Drafted: 2011 Green Bay Packers
(Round: 2 #64)
|Randall Cobb 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
|Randall Cobb Previous Years Stats
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|Randall Cobb 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Randall Cobb has been below his fantasy projection 3 out of 5 years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #6 in 2014.
Cobb fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 255th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Cobb 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 Cobb has averaged 1.23 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 (0.32) pts per game for Cobb. 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 Cobb played last year (112 - 96 - 0 0.538%) 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 (4,468) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Cobb had a better fantasy avg (7.59 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.26 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it the data would suggest he may have a worse fantasy season, but the trend could easily change to Cobb doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Cobb faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.62 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 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 4 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (234 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Cobb has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (7.14 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (5.63 pts per game), 3rd quarter (5.58 pts per game) and 4th quarter (5.01 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 9 (9.23 pts per game), week 1 (8.08 pts per game) and week 7 (7.76 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 12 (2.70 pts per game), week 13 (3.33 pts per game) and week 14 (3.78 pts per game).