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Blaine Gabbert 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Parkway West HS [Ballwin, MO]
Drafted: 2011 Jacksonville Jaguars
(Round: 1 #10)
|Blaine Gabbert 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
|Blaine Gabbert Previous Years Stats
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|Blaine Gabbert 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Blaine Gabbert has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 5 years, but he beat his projection last year. His best fantasy QB ranking was #27 in 2011.
Gabbert's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 2 years.
, and he was also the most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Gabbert is entering his 6th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 6th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.37 from their 5th year.
Throughout his career Gabbert has averaged 7.70 fantasy pts per game less than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (1.14) pts per game for Gabbert. 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 Gabbert 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:
Gabbert had a lower fantasy avg (19.05 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (19.78 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, Gabbert 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 Gabbert has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (16.16 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (12.78 pts per game), 1st quarter (9.65 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (9.09 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (21.98 pts per game), week 9 (17.93 pts per game) and week 14 (15.58 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 2 (2.95 pts per game), week 6 (5.03 pts per game) and week 7 (6.15 pts per game).