Player Fantasy Projection
Davante Adams 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Davante Adams Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto HS [CA]
Drafted: 2014 Green Bay Packers
(Round: 2 #53)
|Davante Adams 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
|Davante Adams Previous Years Stats
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|Davante Adams 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Davante Adams has been below his fantasy projection 2 straight years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #72 in 2014.
Adams fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 149th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Adams is entering his 3rd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 3rd year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.32 from their 2nd year.
Throughout his career Adams has averaged 1.55 fantasy pts per game less than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
Adams has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.21) pts per game for Adams. At the Running Back/Full Back position: John Kuhn (2015 Avg: 1.96 Pts/Game) has left the team and Aaron Ripkowski (2015 Avg: .45 Pts/Game) is now starting. At the Wide Receiver position: Jordy Nelson has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Rick Lovato has left the team.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Adams played last year (112 - 96 - 0 0.538%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (93 - 115 - 0 0.447%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,938) compared to last season's teams (4,468) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Adams had a lower fantasy avg (2.22 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.81 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, Adams faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.62 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.08 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (244 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (234 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 4 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Adams has been a slow starter, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (4.32 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (2.68 pts per game), 4th quarter (2.16 pts per game) and 1st quarter (1.71 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (6.55 pts per game), week 11 (4.23 pts per game) and week 10 (2.23 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 14 (0.45 pts per game), week 12 (0.60 pts per game) and week 15 (0.95 pts per game).