Player Fantasy Projection
Ronnie Hillman 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Ronnie Hillman Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Long Beach, CA
La Habra HS [CA]
San Diego State
Drafted: 2012 Denver Broncos
(Round: 3 #67)
|Ronnie Hillman 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
|Ronnie Hillman Previous Years Stats
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|Ronnie Hillman 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Ronnie Hillman has been above his projection the last 2 years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #16 in 2015.
Hillman fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending down 2 out of the past 3 years.
, and he was ranked the 112th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Hillman is entering his 5th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 5th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.43 from their 4th year.
Throughout his career Hillman has averaged 0.33 fantasy pts per game more than the league RB average. The average fantasy pts per game by RBs in 2015 was 5.60.
Depth Chart Change:
Hillman has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (1.05) pts per game for Hillman. At the Quarterback position: Peyton Manning (2015 Avg: 13.89 Pts/Game) has left the team and Mark Sanchez (2015 Avg: 15.00 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Virgil Green (2015 Avg: 1.63 Pts/Game) has left the team and C.J. Anderson (2015 Avg: 7.41 Pts/Game) and Juwan Thompson (2015 Avg: 1.05 Pts/Game) are now starting. At the Tight End position: Owen Daniels (2015 Avg: 2.92 Pts/Game) has left the team, Virgil Green (2015 Avg: 1.63 Pts/Game) is now starting and Jeff Heuerman has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Michael Schofield is no longer starting, Evan Mathis, Ryan Harris, Louis Vasquez and Aaron Brewer have left the team, Max Garcia is now starting and Russell Okung, Donald Stephenson and Connor McGovern have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Hillman plays this year (107 - 101 - 0 0.514%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (106 - 102 - 0 0.510%), but this season's teams gave up more points (4,816) compared to last season's teams (4,660) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Hillman surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (10.06 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (7.05 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, Hillman will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.15 - 5 Top 10 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.23 - 3 Top 10 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Hillman has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (7.20 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (5.32 pts per game), 3rd quarter (4.94 pts per game) and 4th quarter (3.79 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 7 (11.70 pts per game), week 8 (9.63 pts per game) and week 4 (8.63 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 2 (1.85 pts per game), week 14 (2.15 pts per game) and week 15 (2.57 pts per game).