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Ryan Tannehill 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Birth Date: ,
Big Spring, TX
Big Spring HS [TX]
Drafted: 2012 Miami Dolphins
(Round: 1 #8)
|Ryan Tannehill 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
|Ryan Tannehill Previous Years Stats
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|Ryan Tannehill 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Ryan Tannehill has beaten his fantasy projection 4 straight years. His best fantasy QB ranking was #8 in 2014, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 15 ranking.
Tannehill fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was also one of the top 10 most consistent players overall (ranked 8).
Career Experience Outlook:
Tannehill 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 Tannehill has averaged 1.39 fantasy pts per game more than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (1.74) pts per game for Tannehill. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Lamar Miller (2015 Avg: 10.44 Pts/Game) has left the team and Jay Ajayi (2015 Avg: 3.24 Pts/Game) and Gabe Hughes have been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Rishard Matthews (2015 Avg: 5.75 Pts/Game) has left the team and DeVante Parker (2015 Avg: 5.34 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Dion Sims (2015 Avg: 1.12 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Dallas Thomas is no longer starting, John Denney has left the team and Ja'Wuan James, Billy Turner and Laremy Tunsil have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Tannehill plays this year (95 - 97 - 0 0.495%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (90 - 118 - 0 0.433%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,004) compared to this season's teams (4,217) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Tannehill surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (20.73 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (17.87 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, Tannehill will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.92 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.85 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), 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 (241 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Tannehill has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (18.59 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (17.99 pts per game), 1st quarter (17.92 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (17.43 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 12 (23.88 pts per game), week 7 (23.42 pts per game) and week 15 (21.58 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 8 (12.55 pts per game), week 1 (14.36 pts per game) and week 10 (14.60 pts per game).