Player Fantasy Projection
Will Tye 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Will Tye Bio & Career Stats
Position: Tight End
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|Will Tye 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
|Will Tye Previous Years Stats
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|Will Tye 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Will Tye beat his fantasy projection last year. His best fantasy TE ranking was #22 in 2015.
, and he was ranked the 174th most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Tye 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 Tye averaged 0.75 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:
Tye has dropped from 1st to 2nd on the depth chart.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.31) pts per game for Tye. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Nikita Whitlock has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Rueben Randle (2015 Avg: 5.49 Pts/Game) has left the team and Victor Cruz has been added to the starting lineup. At the Tight End position: Larry Donnell (2015 Avg: 2.89 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Danny Aiken has left the team.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Tye played last year (108 - 100 - 0 0.519%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (91 - 101 - 0 0.474%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,795) compared to this season's teams (4,512) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Tye had a better fantasy avg (3.91 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (3.61 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 Tye doing better against teams with a worse record.
From a defensive standpoint, Tye faced defenses that were stronger last year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 18.23 - 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to the upcoming season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 19.42 - 1 Top 10 Defense and 0 Top 5 Defenses), but last season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 1 Top 10 Defense and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (247 yds/game including 4 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).