Player Fantasy Projection
Austin Seferian-Jenkins 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Fox Island, WA
Gig Harbor HS [WA]
Drafted: 2014 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
(Round: 2 #38)
|Austin Seferian-Jenkins 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
|Austin Seferian-Jenkins Previous Years Stats
|Year||Team||Gms||Recs||Rec Yds||Rec Tds||Pass Yds||Pass Tds||Rush Yds||Rush Tds||FGs||XPs||Fan Pts||Fan Pts Avg|
|Austin Seferian-Jenkins 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Austin Seferian-Jenkins has beaten his fantasy projection 2 straight years. His best fantasy TE ranking was #23 in 2015.
Seferian-Jenkins beat his previous year fantasy game average last year.
Career Experience Outlook:
Seferian-Jenkins 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 Seferian-Jenkins has averaged 1.48 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 higher fantasy average of (0.046) pts per game for Seferian-Jenkins. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Jorvorskie Lane (2015 Avg: .16 Pts/Game) has left the team and Dan Vitale has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Donteea Dye (2015 Avg: 1.40 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and Vincent Jackson (2015 Avg: 4.52 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Luke Stocker (2015 Avg: 1.81 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Gosder Cherilus is no longer starting, Logan Mankins and Andrew DePaola have left the team, Demar Dotson is now starting and J.R. Sweezy has been added to the starting lineup. At the Kicker position: Connor Barth (2015 Avg: 7.83 Pts/Game) has left the team and Roberto Aguayo has been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Seferian-Jenkins plays this year (102 - 90 - 0 0.531%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (94 - 114 - 0 0.452%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,073) compared to this season's teams (4,257) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Seferian-Jenkins had a lower fantasy avg (2.40 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (6.42 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could also be an indication of less points.
From a defensive standpoint, Seferian-Jenkins will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 14.17 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 20.15 - 2 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (251 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (237 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Seferian-Jenkins has been a quick starter. On average his best 4 game stretch is the first 4 games of the year (5.61 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (4.39 pts per game), 2nd quarter (3.58 pts per game) and 3rd quarter (2.20 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 1 (9.40 pts per game), week 12 ( pts per game) and week 13 ( pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 1 (9.40 pts per game).