Player Fantasy Projection
Coby Fleener 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Coby Fleener Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Joliet Catholic Academy [IL]
Drafted: 2012 Indianapolis Colts
(Round: 2 #34)
|Coby Fleener 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
|Coby Fleener Previous Years Stats
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|Coby Fleener 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Coby Fleener was below his projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #5 in 2014, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 20 ranking.
Fleener fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 284th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Fleener 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 Fleener has averaged 0.56 fantasy pts per game more 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. He has changed teams since last year moving from the Colts to the Saints.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a higher fantasy average of (0.43) pts per game for Fleener. At the Running Back/Full Back position: C.J. Spiller (2015 Avg: 2.70 Pts/Game) is no longer starting, Austin Johnson (2015 Avg: 1.68 Pts/Game) has left the team and Mark Ingram (2015 Avg: 11.08 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Marques Colston (2015 Avg: 3.85 Pts/Game) has left the team and Michael Thomas has been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Benjamin Watson (2015 Avg: 4.83 Pts/Game) has left the team and Josh Hill (2015 Avg: 1.64 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Jahri Evans and Justin Drescher have left the team and Andrus Peat and Tim Lelito are now starting.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Fleener plays this year (104 - 88 - 0 0.542%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,722) compared to this season's teams (4,269) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Fleener had a lower fantasy avg (2.05 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.36 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of less points.
From a defensive standpoint, Fleener faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.92 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.00 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), but last season's teams gave up more passing yards (243 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (240 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Fleener has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (3.97 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (3.65 pts per game), 3rd quarter (3.01 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (2.60 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 4 (9.10 pts per game), week 13 (7.29 pts per game) and week 11 (3.70 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 16 (0.74 pts per game), week 15 (0.81 pts per game) and week 10 (0.83 pts per game).