Player Fantasy Projection
MyCole Pruitt 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
MyCole Pruitt Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
South Bend, IL
Kirkwood HS [MO]
Drafted: 2016 Minnesota Vikings
(Round: 5 #143)
|MyCole Pruitt 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
|MyCole Pruitt Previous Years Stats
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|MyCole Pruitt 2016 Fantasy Analysis
MyCole Pruitt was below his fantasy projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #80 in 2015.
Career Experience Outlook:
Pruitt is entering his 2nd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, TEs in their 2nd year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 0.69 from their 1st year.
Last year Pruitt averaged 2.36 fantasy pts per game less than the league TE average. The average fantasy pts per game by TEs in 2015 was 3.00.
Depth Chart Change:
Pruitt 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 (0.048) pts per game for Pruitt. At the Wide Receiver position: Mike Wallace (2015 Avg: 2.59 Pts/Game) has left the team and Laquon Treadwell has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Joe Berger, Michael Harris and T.J. Clemmings are no longer starting, Kevin McDermott has left the team and Phil Loadholt, Alex Boone and John Sullivan have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Pruitt played last year (106 - 102 - 0 0.510%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (102 - 106 - 0 0.490%), and this season's teams gave up more points (4,958) compared to last season's teams (4,594) so this could mean more fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Pruitt had a better fantasy avg (0.80 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (0.51 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 Pruitt doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Pruitt faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 15.69 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.69 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and this season's teams gave up more passing yards (244 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season's teams (239 yds/game including 6 Top 10 Defenses and 3 Top 5 Defenses).