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Blake Bortles 2017 Fantasy Projection And Ranking

Blake Bortles Bio & Career Stats

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Position: Quarterback
Career: 3 Years
Height: 6-3
Weight: 230
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Additional Bio Information

Birth Date: ,
Birth Place: Oviedo, FL
High School: Oviedo HS [FL]
College: Central Florida
Drafted: 2014 Jacksonville Jaguars (Round: 1 #3)

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Position Projections:
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  * Average Games Played the Previous 3 Years
  ** Player Missed More than 8 Games the Previous Season Due to Injury
Blake Bortles 2017 Fantasy Projection
2017 Pts 2017 Avg Depth Chart *Avg Games Played 2016 Avg 2016 Fantasy Ranking 2016 Consistency
279.62 17.72 1 16.00 20.32 8 --
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 Pass Defenses in 2017 Better Against Sub 500 Teams
8 No Yes No No Yes No Yes No Yes
Blake Bortles Previous Years Stats
YearTeamGmsRecsRec YdsRec TdsPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsFGsXPsFan PtsFan Pts Avg
2016 Jaguars161201390523359300325.1520.32
2015 Jaguars16000442835310200369.4023.09
2014 Jaguars14000290811419000220.3015.74
Blake Bortles 2017 Fantasy Analysis
Career Synopsis:
Blake Bortles has beaten his fantasy projection 2 out of 3 years, but he was below his projection last year. His best fantasy QB ranking was #3 in 2015, and he has had a total of 3 seasons with a top 25 ranking.
Fantasy Trends:
Bortles fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
Player Consistency:
, and he was also one of the top 5 most consistent players overall (ranked 4).
Career Experience Outlook:
Bortles is entering his 4th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 4th year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.45 from their 3rd year.
Position Outlook:
Throughout his career Bortles has averaged 2.65 fantasy pts per game more than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2016 was 16.86.
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 (1.845) pts per game for Bortles. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Tommy Bohanon and Leonard Fournette have been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Allen Robinson (2016 Avg: 5.01 Pts/Game) and Allen Hurns (2016 Avg: 4.19 Pts/Game) have been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Marcedes Lewis (2016 Avg: 1.61 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Jermey Parnell, Brandon Linder and A.J. Cann have been added to the starting lineup. At the Kicker position: Jason Myers (2016 Avg: 6.88 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup.
Schedule Difficulty:
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Bortles played last year (110 - 99 - 0 0.526%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (81 - 109 - 3 0.426%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,671) compared to this season's teams (4,456) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Bortles had a lower fantasy avg (19.90 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (21.03 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, Bortles will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.75 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.77 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).

In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Bortles has had his best 4 game stretch during the second quarter of the year (20.47 pts per game), followed by the 1st quarter (20.36 pts per game), 4th quarter (19.58 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (19.35 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 2 (24.10 pts per game), week 16 (23.87 pts per game) and week 9 (23.87 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (16.02 pts per game), week 11 (16.20 pts per game) and week 15 (16.35 pts per game).



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