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Josh Hill 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Position: Tight End
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|Josh Hill 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
|Josh Hill Previous Years Stats
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|Josh Hill 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Josh Hill has been below his fantasy projection 2 out of 3 years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #21 in 2014.
Hill fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 309th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Hill is entering his 4th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 4th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.23 from their 3rd year.
Throughout his career Hill has averaged 1.17 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:
Hill 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 (0.361) pts per game for Hill. 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 Coby Fleener (2015 Avg: 2.84 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. 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 Hill plays this year (104 - 88 - 0 0.542%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (100 - 108 - 0 0.481%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,000) compared to this season's teams (4,269) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Hill had a lower fantasy avg (0.53 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (1.88 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, Hill will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.00 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.46 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (246 yds/game including 4 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 Hill has been a slow finisher, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (3.78 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (3.68 pts per game), 2nd quarter (2.03 pts per game) and 4th quarter (1.74 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 4 (6.58 pts per game), week 3 (4.45 pts per game) and week 8 (2.40 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 2 (0.03 pts per game), week 14 (0.15 pts per game) and week 16 (0.30 pts per game).