Player Fantasy Projection
DeVante Parker 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
DeVante Parker Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Ballard HS [Louisville, KY]
Drafted: 2016 Miami Dolphins
(Round: 1 #14)
|DeVante Parker 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
|DeVante Parker Previous Years Stats
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|DeVante Parker 2016 Fantasy Analysis
DeVante Parker beat his fantasy projection last year. His best fantasy WR ranking was #69 in 2015.
, and he was ranked the 161st most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Parker 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 Parker averaged 1.11 fantasy pts per game more than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
Parker 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 (0.393) pts per game for Parker. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Lamar Miller (2015 Avg: 10.44 Pts/Game) has left the team and Jay Ajayi (2015 Avg: 3.24 Pts/Game) and Gabe Hughes have been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Rishard Matthews (2015 Avg: 5.75 Pts/Game) has left the team. At the Tight End position: Dion Sims (2015 Avg: 1.12 Pts/Game) is now starting. Along the Offenisve Line: Dallas Thomas is no longer starting, John Denney has left the team and Ja'Wuan James, Billy Turner and Laremy Tunsil have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Parker plays this year (95 - 97 - 0 0.495%) will be more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule from last season (90 - 118 - 0 0.433%), and last season's teams gave up more points (5,004) compared to this season's teams (4,217) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Parker surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (10.65 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.57 pts/game), so with a more difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be an indication of a higher fantasy average.
From a defensive standpoint, Parker will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 13.92 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.85 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (247 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to this season's teams (241 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses).