Player Fantasy Projection
Travis Kelce 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Travis Kelce Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Cleveland Heights HS [OH]
Drafted: 2013 Kansas City Chiefs
(Round: 3 #63)
|Travis Kelce 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
|Travis Kelce Previous Years Stats
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|Travis Kelce 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Travis Kelce was below his projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #8 in 2014.
Kelce beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 203rd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Kelce is entering his 3rd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 3rd year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.05 from their 2nd year.
Throughout his career Kelce has averaged 1.87 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.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.014) pts per game for Kelce. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Charcandrick West (2015 Avg: 8.68 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Jamaal Charles (2015 Avg: 15.05 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Jah Reid is no longer starting, James Winchester has left the team, Jarrod Pughsley is now starting and Mitchell Schwartz has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Kelce plays this year have the same winning percentage (0.500%) as the teams on last year's schedule, but this season's teams gave up more points (4,864) compared to last season's teams (4,618) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
There was not much difference last year in the fantasy average Kelce had against winning teams (5.21 pts/game) and losing teams (4.14 pts/game), so there are no clear trends to be learned from the winning percentage of the schedule.
From a defensive standpoint, Kelce faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.08 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (244 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (237 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Kelce has been a quick starter, and a slow finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (6.45 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (4.15 pts per game), 2nd quarter (4.13 pts per game) and 4th quarter (3.73 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 1 (9.88 pts per game), week 4 (6.55 pts per game) and week 12 (6.40 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 10 (1.38 pts per game), week 13 (1.95 pts per game) and week 11 (2.08 pts per game).