Player Fantasy Projection
Jeremy Kerley 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Jeremy Kerley Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Drafted: 2011 New York Jets
(Round: 5 #153)
|Jeremy Kerley 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
|Jeremy Kerley Previous Years Stats
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|Jeremy Kerley 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Jeremy Kerley has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 5 years, including the last 3. His best fantasy WR ranking was #53 in 2012.
Kerley's fantasy game average per year has been going down for 3 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Kerley 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 Kerley has averaged 1.57 fantasy pts per game less than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
Kerley has moved up from 3rd to 2nd on the depth chart. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Jets to the Lions.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.32) pts per game for Kerley. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Joique Bell (2015 Avg: 5.34 Pts/Game) has left the team and Ameer Abdullah (2015 Avg: 5.43 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Calvin Johnson (2015 Avg: 7.17 Pts/Game) has left the team and Marvin Jones (2015 Avg: 4.26 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Timothy Wright (2015 Avg: 3.17 Pts/Game) has left the team and Brandon Pettigrew (2015 Avg: 1.87 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Michael Ola is no longer starting, Don Muhlbach has left the team and Taylor Decker has been added to the starting lineup. At the Kicker position: Sam Martin has left the team and Matt Prater (2015 Avg: 6.80 Pts/Game) is now starting.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Kerley plays this year (85 - 107 - 0 0.443%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (87 - 121 - 0 0.418%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,111) compared to this season's teams (4,715) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Kerley surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (1.84 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (1.11 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, Kerley will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 20.42 - 1 Top 10 Defense and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 21.08 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (251 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (249 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Kerley has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (4.42 pts per game), followed by the 2nd quarter (3.62 pts per game), 4th quarter (2.68 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (1.83 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 3 (7.15 pts per game), week 5 (5.76 pts per game) and week 7 (5.46 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 9 (0.71 pts per game), week 6 (0.81 pts per game) and week 15 (0.87 pts per game).