Player Fantasy Projection
James Hanna 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
James Hanna Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Flower Mound HS [TX]
Drafted: 2012 Dallas Cowboys
(Round: 6 #186)
|James Hanna 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
|James Hanna Previous Years Stats
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|James Hanna 2016 Fantasy Analysis
James Hanna has been below his fantasy projection 4 straight years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #67 in 2012.
Hanna beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
Career Experience Outlook:
Hanna is entering his 5th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 5th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.09 from their 4th year.
Throughout his career Hanna has averaged 2.46 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:
Hanna has moved up from 2nd to 1st on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.176) pts per game for Hanna. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Tyler Clutts (2015 Avg: .20 Pts/Game), Joseph Randle (2015 Avg: 9.94 Pts/Game) and Christine Michael (2015 Avg: 1.04 Pts/Game) have left the team and Ezekiel Elliott has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Cole Beasley (2015 Avg: 3.79 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Gavin Escobar (2015 Avg: 1.84 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Jason Witten (2015 Avg: 3.35 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Ronald Leary is no longer starting, L.P. LaDouceur has left the team and La'el Collins is now starting.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Hanna played last year (114 - 94 - 0 0.548%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (97 - 111 - 0 0.466%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,908) compared to last season's teams (4,774) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Hanna had a better fantasy avg (0.70 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (0.38 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it the data would suggest he may have a worse fantasy season, but the trend could easily change to Hanna doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Hanna faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.46 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.69 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 0 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (250 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season's teams (249 yds/game including 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Hanna has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (0.74 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (0.58 pts per game), 1st quarter (0.31 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (0.18 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 15 (1.23 pts per game), week 2 (0.50 pts per game) and week 8 (0.32 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 5 (0.08 pts per game), week 7 (0.15 pts per game) and week 14 (0.15 pts per game).