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Brock Osweiler 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Flathead HS [Kalispell, MT]
Drafted: 2012 Denver Broncos
(Round: 2 #57)
|Brock Osweiler 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
|Brock Osweiler Previous Years Stats
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|Brock Osweiler 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Brock Osweiler has been below his fantasy projection 3 out of 4 years, but he beat his projection last year. His best fantasy QB ranking was #30 in 2015.
Osweiler's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 3 years.
, and he was one of the top 25 most consistent players overall (ranked 25).
Career Experience Outlook:
Osweiler is entering his 5th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 5th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.56 from their 4th year.
Throughout his career Osweiler has averaged 11.81 fantasy pts per game less than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
Osweiler has moved up from 2nd to 1st on the depth chart. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Broncos to the Texans.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (1.465) pts per game for Osweiler. At the Quarterback position: Brian Hoyer (2015 Avg: 17.43 Pts/Game) has left the team. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Alfred Blue (2015 Avg: 6.66 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Lamar Miller (2015 Avg: 10.44 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Nate Washington (2015 Avg: 4.38 Pts/Game) has left the team and Will Fuller has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Jonathan Weeks, Brandon Brooks and Ben Jones have left the team and Jeff Allen and Nick Martin have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Osweiler plays this year (108 - 100 - 0 0.519%) 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 (4,675) compared to last season's teams (4,660) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Osweiler surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (19.79 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (15.33 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, Osweiler will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.23 - 3 Top 10 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (243 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (238 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Osweiler has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (14.51 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (12.19 pts per game), 1st quarter (.80 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (0 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 10 (6.48 pts per game), week 15 ( pts per game) and week 16 ( pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 10 (6.48 pts per game).