Player Fantasy Projection
Deonte Thompson 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Deonte Thompson Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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|Deonte Thompson 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
|Deonte Thompson Previous Years Stats
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|Deonte Thompson 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Deonte Thompson has been below his fantasy projection 4 straight years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #145 in 2013.
Thompson beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 2 out of the past 3 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Thompson is entering his 5th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 5th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.07 from their 4th year.
Throughout his career Thompson has averaged 3.63 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:
Thompson has moved up from 3rd to 2nd on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.34) pts per game for Thompson. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Matt Forte (2015 Avg: 11.63 Pts/Game) and Khari Lee (2015 Avg: .18 Pts/Game) have left the team and Jeremy Langford (2015 Avg: 7.31 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Kevin White has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Patrick Scales and Matt Slauson have left the team and Bobby Massie and Cody Whitehair have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Thompson played last year (112 - 96 - 0 0.538%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (90 - 118 - 0 0.433%), and this season's teams gave up more points (5,046) compared to last season's teams (4,508) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Thompson had a lower fantasy avg (0.45 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (1.13 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Thompson faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.85 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.77 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (237 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Thompson has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (1.88 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (1.78 pts per game), 3rd quarter (0.88 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (.55 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 11 ( pts per game), week 14 ( pts per game) and week 9 ( pts per game).