Player Fantasy Projection
Bruce Miller 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Bruce Miller Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Woodstock HS [Woodstock, GA]
Drafted: 2011 San Francisco 49ers
(Round: 7 #211)
|Bruce Miller 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
|Bruce Miller 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|
|Bruce Miller 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Bruce Miller has been below his fantasy projection 4 out of 5 years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #91 in 2014.
Miller's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 3 years.
, and he was ranked the 302nd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Miller 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 Miller has averaged 4.35 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 (0.5475) pts per game for Miller. 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, Jordan Devey and Kyle Nelson 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 Miller 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:
Miller surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (3.58 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (1.17 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, Miller 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 rushing yards (107 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 Miller has been a strong finisher, and a slow starter. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (1.37 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (1.10 pts per game), 2nd quarter (0.87 pts per game) and 1st quarter (0.68 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 9 (2.72 pts per game), week 15 (2.32 pts per game) and week 14 (1.73 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (0.25 pts per game), week 10 (0.27 pts per game) and week 16 (0.30 pts per game).