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Dion Sims 2017 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Dion Sims Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Tight End
Career: 4 Years
Height: 6-5
Weight: 285
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: --
High School: St. Mary's Prepartory [Orchard Lake Village,
College: Michigan State
Drafted: 2013 Miami Dolphins (Round: 4 #106)

Tight End Rankings:
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Position Projections:
QB | RB | WR | TE | K | Draft Kit Index

  * Average Games Played the Previous 3 Years
  ** Player Missed More than 8 Games the Previous Season Due to Injury
Dion Sims 2017 Fantasy Projection
2017 Pts 2017 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2016 Avg 2016 Fantasy Ranking 2016 Consistency
24.52 2.05 1 11.00 3.35 24 --
2017 Bye Week Team Change Head Coach Change **Coming Off Injury Depth Chart Change Higher Fantasy Avg then League Harder Schedule in 2017 Better Defenses in 2017 Better Pass Defenses in 2017 Better Against Sub 500 Teams
11 No No No No No Yes No No Yes
Dion Sims Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Dolphins1126256400000036.803.35
2015 Dolphins1118127100000012.351.12
2014 Dolphins1424284200000026.201.87
Dion Sims 2017 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Dion Sims beat his projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #26 in 2016.
Fantasy Trends:
Sims beat his previous year fantasy game average last year, and has been trending up 2 out of the past 3 years.
Player Consistency:
, and he was ranked the 278th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Sims 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 0.11 from their 4th year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Sims has averaged 1.10 fantasy pts per game less than the league TE average. The average fantasy pts per game by TEs in 2016 was 2.94.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Player Turnover:
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.6825) pts per game for Sims.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Sims plays this year (110 - 83 - 0 0.570%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (90 - 116 - 3 0.437%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,787) compared to this season's teams (4,366) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Sims had a lower fantasy avg (0.98 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (4.70 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, Sims faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.54 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.92 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (246 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season's teams (238 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Sims has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (2.87 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (2.47 pts per game), 3rd quarter (1.61 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (1.48 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 15 (4.77 pts per game), week 3 (4.18 pts per game) and week 4 (3.68 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (0.75 pts per game), week 11 (0.78 pts per game) and week 8 (1.02 pts per game).



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