Player Fantasy Projection
Donte Moncrief 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Donte Moncrief Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Raleigh HS [MS]
Drafted: 2014 Indianapolis Colts
(Round: 3 #90)
|Donte Moncrief 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
|Donte Moncrief Previous Years Stats
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|Donte Moncrief 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Donte Moncrief beat his projection last year. His best fantasy WR ranking was #38 in 2015.
Moncrief beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 183rd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Moncrief 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 Moncrief has averaged 0.49 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:
Moncrief has moved up from 2nd to 1st on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.123) pts per game for Moncrief. At the Wide Receiver position: Andre Johnson (2015 Avg: 3.78 Pts/Game) has left the team. At the Tight End position: Coby Fleener (2015 Avg: 2.84 Pts/Game) has left the team and Erik Swoope has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Joe Reitz is no longer starting, Lance Louis and Matt Overton have left the team and Ryan Kelly has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Moncrief played last year (111 - 97 - 0 0.534%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (105 - 103 - 0 0.505%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,722) compared to this season's teams (4,619) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Moncrief had a better fantasy avg (4.90 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (4.26 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it the data would suggest he may have a worse fantasy season, but the trend could easily change to Moncrief doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Moncrief will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.38 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.92 - 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (243 yds/game including 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (236 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Moncrief has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (5.05 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (4.64 pts per game), 4th quarter (3.94 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (2.33 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 13 (10.48 pts per game), week 2 (6.45 pts per game) and week 8 (6.28 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 16 (0.50 pts per game), week 9 (0.80 pts per game) and week 14 (2.13 pts per game).