Player Fantasy Projection
Michael Floyd 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Michael Floyd Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
St. Paul, MN
Cretin-Derham Hall HS [St. Paul, MN]
Drafted: 2012 Arizona Cardinals
(Round: 1 #13)
|Michael Floyd 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
|Michael Floyd 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|
|Michael Floyd 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Michael Floyd beat his projection last year. His best fantasy WR ranking was #23 in 2013.
Floyd beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 2 out of the past 3 years.
, and he was ranked the 202nd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Floyd 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 Floyd has averaged 0.69 fantasy pts per game more than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.234) pts per game for Floyd. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Chris Johnson (2015 Avg: 9.30 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: John Brown (2015 Avg: 6.74 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Darren Fells (2015 Avg: 3.05 Pts/Game) has left the team and John Wetzel has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Ted Larsen, Bobby Massie, Lyle Sendlein and Mike Leach have left the team, A.Q. Shipley and D.J. Humphries are now starting and Evan Mathis has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Floyd plays this year (107 - 85 - 0 0.557%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (100 - 108 - 0 0.481%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,753) compared to this season's teams (4,268) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Floyd surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (8.72 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.87 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, Floyd will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.00 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.62 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (247 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (245 yds/game including 1 Top 10 Defense and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Floyd has been a slow starter, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (5.37 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (5.23 pts per game), 2nd quarter (4.53 pts per game) and 1st quarter (3.12 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 11 (10.42 pts per game), week 10 (6.58 pts per game) and week 6 (6.56 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 2 (1.03 pts per game), week 5 (1.25 pts per game) and week 12 (1.91 pts per game).