Player Fantasy Projection
Richard Rodgers 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Richard Rodgers Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
St. John's HS [Shrewsbury, MA]
Drafted: 2014 Green Bay Packers
(Round: 3 #98)
|Richard Rodgers 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
|Richard Rodgers Previous Years Stats
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|Richard Rodgers 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Richard Rodgers beat his projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #8 in 2015.
Rodgers beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 219th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Rodgers 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 Rodgers has averaged 0.33 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 (0.465) pts per game for Rodgers. 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: Davante Adams (2015 Avg: 2.51 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and 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 Rodgers 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:
Rodgers had a lower fantasy avg (4.44 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (4.84 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, Rodgers 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 Rodgers has been a strong finisher. On average his best 4 game stretch has been the last 4 games of the year (4.91 pts per game), followed by the 3rd quarter (4.24 pts per game), 1st quarter (2.65 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (1.54 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (10.53 pts per game), week 4 (5.43 pts per game) and week 10 (3.95 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 16 (0.38 pts per game), week 3 (0.38 pts per game) and week 11 (0.65 pts per game).