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Jameis Winston 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
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Birth Date: ,
Hueytown HS [AL]
Drafted: 2016 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
(Round: 1 #1)
|Jameis Winston 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
|Jameis Winston Previous Years Stats
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|Jameis Winston 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Jameis Winston beat his fantasy projection last year. His best fantasy QB ranking was #12 in 2015.
, and he was also the most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Winston is entering his 2nd year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, QBs in their 2nd year have seen an increase in fantasy pts per game of 1.29 from their 1st year.
Last year Winston averaged 2.78 fantasy pts per game more than the league QB average. The average fantasy pts per game by QBs in 2015 was 17.55.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a higher fantasy average of (0.17) pts per game for Winston. 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 Winston 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:
Winston surprisingly had a higher fantasy avg (20.65 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (20.22 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, Winston 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).