Player Fantasy Projection
Phillip Dorsett 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Phillip Dorsett Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
St. Thomas Aquinas HS [Ft. Lauderdale, FL]
Drafted: 2016 Indianapolis Colts
(Round: 1 #29)
|Phillip Dorsett 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
|Phillip Dorsett Previous Years Stats
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|Phillip Dorsett 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Phillip Dorsett was below his fantasy projection last year. His best fantasy WR ranking was #111 in 2015.
, and he was ranked the 277th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Dorsett is entering his 2nd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 2nd year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.55 from their 1st year.
Last year Dorsett averaged 2.33 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:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.08) pts per game for Dorsett. At the Wide Receiver position: Andre Johnson (2015 Avg: 3.78 Pts/Game) has left the team and Donte Moncrief (2015 Avg: 4.54 Pts/Game) is now starting. 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 Dorsett 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:
Dorsett had a lower fantasy avg (0.81 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.62 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, Dorsett 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).