Player Fantasy Projection
Larry Donnell 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Larry Donnell Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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|Larry Donnell 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
|Larry Donnell Previous Years Stats
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|Larry Donnell 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Larry Donnell has been below his fantasy projection 2 out of 3 years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #11 in 2014.
Donnell fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 227th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Donnell is entering his 4th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 4th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.23 from their 3rd year.
Throughout his career Donnell has averaged 0.38 fantasy pts per game less than the league TE average. The average fantasy pts per game by TEs in 2015 was 3.00.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart. Coming off an Injury.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.461) pts per game for Donnell. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Nikita Whitlock has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Rueben Randle (2015 Avg: 5.49 Pts/Game) has left the team and Victor Cruz has been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Will Tye (2015 Avg: 3.75 Pts/Game) is no longer starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Danny Aiken has left the team.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Donnell played last year (108 - 100 - 0 0.519%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (91 - 101 - 0 0.474%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,795) compared to this season's teams (4,512) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Donnell had a lower fantasy avg (1.60 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.08 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Donnell faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.23 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.42 - 1 Top 10 Defense and 0 Top 5 Defenses), but last season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 1 Top 10 Defense and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (247 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Donnell has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (5.48 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (4.61 pts per game), 2nd quarter (2.29 pts per game) and 4th quarter (1.62 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 4 (11.30 pts per game), week 1 (4.93 pts per game) and week 2 (4.33 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 6 (0.88 pts per game), week 3 (1.93 pts per game) and week 7 (2.70 pts per game).