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Latavius Murray 2017 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Latavius Murray Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Running Back
Career: 3 Years
Height: 6-2
Weight: 223
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: Nedrow, NY
High School:
College: Central Florida
Drafted: 2013 Oakland Raiders (Round: 6 #181)

Running Back Rankings:
<< Devonta Freeman    Carlos Hyde >>
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
Latavius Murray 2017 Fantasy Projection
2017 Pts 2017 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2016 Avg 2016 Fantasy Ranking 2016 Consistency
144.34 10.31 2 15.00 11.71 12 --
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 Rush Defenses in 2017 Better Against Sub 500 Teams
10 No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Latavius Murray Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Raiders14332640007881200164.0011.71
2015 Raiders16412320001066600154.209.64
2014 Raiders151714300042420061.554.10
Latavius Murray 2017 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Latavius Murray has beaten his fantasy projection 2 straight years. His best fantasy RB ranking was #10 in 2015.
Fantasy Trends:
Murray's fantasy game average per year has been going up for 2 years.
Player Consistency:
, and he was ranked the 103rd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Murray is entering his 4th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 4th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.3 from their 3rd year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Murray has averaged 2.72 fantasy pts per game more than the league RB average. The average fantasy pts per game by RBs in 2016 was 6.14.
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 (0.096) pts per game for Murray.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Murray plays this year (114 - 79 - 1 0.591%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (104 - 105 - 0 0.498%), and last season's teams gave up more points (4,865) compared to this season's teams (4,072) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Murray had a lower fantasy avg (10.77 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (12.98 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, Murray will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.58 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.15 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more rushing yards (108 yds/game - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (107 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Murray has been a slow starter, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (11.00 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (10.02 pts per game), 4th quarter (9.27 pts per game) and 1st quarter (8.48 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (18.25 pts per game), week 7 (16.33 pts per game) and week 12 (14.30 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 10 (3.50 pts per game), week 4 (3.83 pts per game) and week 11 (6.72 pts per game).



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