Player Fantasy Projection
Alfred Blue 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Alfred Blue Bio & Career Stats
Position: Running Back
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Hahnville HS [LA]
Drafted: 2014 Houston Texans
(Round: 6 #181)
|Alfred Blue 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 Rush Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Alfred Blue Previous Years Stats
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|Alfred Blue 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Alfred Blue beat his projection last year. His best fantasy RB ranking was #35 in 2015.
Blue beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 176th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Blue is entering his 3rd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, RBs in their 3rd year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.29 from their 2nd year.
Throughout his career Blue has averaged 0.14 fantasy pts per game more than the league RB average. The average fantasy pts per game by RBs in 2015 was 5.60.
Depth Chart Change:
Blue 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 (0.79) pts per game for Blue. At the Quarterback position: Brian Hoyer (2015 Avg: 17.43 Pts/Game) has left the team and Brock Osweiler (2015 Avg: 17.56 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Lamar Miller (2015 Avg: 10.44 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Nate Washington (2015 Avg: 4.38 Pts/Game) has left the team and Will Fuller has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Jonathan Weeks, Ben Jones and Brandon Brooks have left the team and Jeff Allen and Nick Martin have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Blue played last year (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (108 - 100 - 0 0.519%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,768) compared to this season's teams (4,675) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Blue had a lower fantasy avg (5.38 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (7.18 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Blue will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.77 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.38 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), but this season's teams gave up more rushing yards (108 yds/game - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (105 yds/game - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Blue has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (8.73 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (5.85 pts per game), 4th quarter (5.58 pts per game) and 2nd quarter (3.74 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 11 (14.55 pts per game), week 3 (14.10 pts per game) and week 12 (9.75 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 13 (1.00 pts per game), week 4 (1.70 pts per game) and week 5 (2.18 pts per game).