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Gavin Escobar 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Gavin Escobar Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Tight End
Career: 3 Years
Height: 6-6
Weight: 255
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: New York, NY
High School: Santa Margarita Catholic HS [CA]
College: San Diego State
Drafted: Undrafted

Tight End Rankings:
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Position Projections:
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  * Average Games Played the Previous 3 Years
  ** Player Missed More than 8 Games the Previous Season Due to Injury
Gavin Escobar 2016 Fantasy Projection
2016 Pts 2016 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2015 Avg 2015 Fantasy Ranking 2015 Consistency
12.80 1.50 3 6.50 -- -- --
2016 Bye Week Team Change 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
7 No No No Yes No No No No Yes
Gavin Escobar Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2015 Cowboys586410000009.201.84
2014 Cowboys169105400000029.251.83
2013 Cowboys169134200000018.701.17
Gavin Escobar 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Gavin Escobar has been below his fantasy projection 2 out of 3 years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #28 in 2014.
Fantasy Trends:
Escobar's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 2 years.
Career Experience Outlook:
Escobar 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.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Escobar has averaged 1.16 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:
Escobar has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart.
Player Turnover:
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.12) pts per game for Escobar. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Tyler Clutts (2015 Avg: .20 Pts/Game), Joseph Randle (2015 Avg: 9.94 Pts/Game) and Christine Michael (2015 Avg: 1.04 Pts/Game) have left the team and Ezekiel Elliott has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Cole Beasley (2015 Avg: 3.79 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Tight End position: Jason Witten (2015 Avg: 3.35 Pts/Game) and James Hanna (2015 Avg: .56 Pts/Game) are now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Ronald Leary is no longer starting, L.P. LaDouceur has left the team and La'el Collins is now starting.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Escobar played last year (114 - 94 - 0 0.548%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (97 - 111 - 0 0.466%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,908) compared to last season's teams (4,774) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Escobar had a lower fantasy avg (-0.10 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.33 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Escobar faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.46 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.69 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 0 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (250 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season's teams (249 yds/game including 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Escobar has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (7.53 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (3.10 pts per game), 1st quarter (2.01 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (0.59 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 14 (3.95 pts per game), week 3 (3.78 pts per game) and week 1 (3.38 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 12 (0.08 pts per game), week 15 (0.38 pts per game) and week 2 (0.50 pts per game).



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