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Delanie Walker

32-Year-Old Tight End – Tennessee Titans

2016 Receiving Stats

Rec

9

Yds

125

TD

1

Avg

13.9

Tar

11

2016 Receiving Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Walker's franchise-record 94 catches led tight ends last season, and he bested his franchise mark for receiving yards by a TE by nearly 200 thanks to two main factors that can be summed in one - Marcu...

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2016 ADP:  67.86

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (TE): Hidden

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Bye Week:  13

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Hamstring
HT: 6' 0"   WT: 248   DOB: 8/12/1984
College: Central Missouri State  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Delanie Walker Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $14.7 million contract extension with the Titans in May of 2016.

September 26, 2016  –  Delanie Walker News

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Walker (hamstring) is expected to return to practice Thursday.

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Delanie Walker NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2008 23 15 10 155 1 24 15.5 6.5 - - - - - 2 -13 -6.5 0 - - - - - -
2009 24 16 21 233 0 31 11.1 7.5 4 0 - - - 3 34 11.3 0 - - - - - -
2010 25 SF 14 29 331 0 45 11.4 7.4 5 0 0 0 0 3 18 6.0 0 70 0 0 0 1 1
2011 26 SF 15 19 198 3 35 10.4 5.7 3 0 0 0 0 3 5 1.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 27 SF 16 21 344 3 39 16.4 8.8 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 28 0 0 0 1 1
2013 28 Ten 15 60 571 6 86 9.5 6.6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014 29 Ten 15 63 890 4 106 14.1 8.4 12 2 2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2015 30 Ten 15 94 1088 6 133 11.6 8.2 13 2 1 0 0 1 36 36.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 31 Ten 2 9 125 1 11 13.9 11.4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Delanie Walker Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2008 23 15 1.3 2.0 1.7 1 10 1 - - 0 -1 0 - -
2009 24 16 1.7 3.0 2.3 1 15 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 0
2010 25 SF 14 2.5 4.6 3.5 2 24 7 3 0 0 1 1 0 0
2011 26 SF 15 2.6 3.8 3.2 1 13 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
2012 27 SF 16 3.3 4.6 3.9 1 22 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 28 Ten 15 6.2 10.2 8.2 4 38 17 6 4 0 0 0 0 0
2014 29 Ten 15 7.5 11.7 9.6 4 59 12 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 30 Ten 15 9.9 16.2 13.0 6 73 16 9 4 0 2 0 0 0
2016 31 Ten 2 9.3 13.8 11.5 5 63 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Delanie Walker – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Tight End

Snap Count Stats

106

Offensive Snaps in 2016

Delanie Walker was on the field for 106 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Delanie Walker was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2014 769 5
2015 688 0
2016 106 0
Delanie Walker 2016 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Min 54 0 3 42 0 5 14.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
2 @Det 52 0 6 83 1 6 13.8 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Oak
4 @Hou
5 @Mia
6 Cle
7 Ind
8 Jax
9 @SD
10 GB
11 @Ind
12 @Chi
13 BYE Bye Week
14 Den
15 @KC
16 @Jax
17 Hou

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Delanie Walker
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 0"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   248 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.49 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.60 sec
TERRIBLE
Cone Drill:   7.23 sec
WEAK
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   37 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   127 in
ELITE
Bench Press
Not Available
Tennessee Titans Team Injury Report
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Byron Bell  IR
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Delanie Walker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Walker (hamstring) is inactive against Oakland.

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Walker will test his injured hamstring in an early warmup to see if he can play Sunday against the Raiders, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Walker (hamstring) missed Friday's practice and is questionable for Sunday's game against Oakland, The Tennessean's Jason Wolf reports.

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The Titans are concerned about Walker's (hamstring) health in advance of Sunday's game against the Raiders, The Tennessean reports. "He's just not getting better yet," head coach Mike Mularkey said after Thursday's practice. "Not yet."

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Walker (hamstring) returned to practice Thursday.

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Walker (sore right hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, the Tennessean reports.

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Walker caught all six of his targets for 83 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 16-15 win at Detroit.

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Walker caught three of five targets for 42 yards in Sunday's season opener against the Vikings.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Walker set a franchise record last season for receiving yards by a tight end. It could have been much more, too, had he caught more than 59.4 percent of his targets (27th among qualified TE). He finished fifth in targets among tight ends but ninth in receptions. Walker didn't get much help from his quarterbacks, who ranked 27th in completion percentage, instead doing much of his damage himself. He used elite speed (4.49 40) and athleticism to average 6.1 yards after the catch (3rd among TE) en route to 14.1 YPC (2nd) as he totaled 12 receptions of 20-plus yards (4th). But at 6-0, 248, Walker is one of the league's smallest starting tight ends, which makes red-zone work a battle. He had 12 red-zone targets but only four catches and three touchdowns last season. Walker's fortunes this season are likely tied to the development of rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota.

2014

After seven years in San Francisco as Vernon Davis' backup, Walker enjoyed a productive first season in Tennessee as the starter. Despite being undersized at 6-0, 248, Walker proved effective in the red zone with 17 targets, six inside the 10-yard line. But while Walker had career numbers on 86 targets (12th among TE) he averaged only 9.5 yards per catch (27th among qualified TE) and 6.6 yards per target (30th). Much of that had to do with an uninspiring Titans passing offense and injuries to quarterback Jake Locker, who played just seven games. New head coach Ken Whisenhunt's offense is expected to be more tight end-friendly this season, which could make Walker more efficient. A healthy Locker -- he's never played more than 11 games in a season -- would be a plus, too. Walker also has little competition for tight-end targets, as Craig Stevens is more of a blocking tight end.

2013

Primarily a receiving specialist due to his lack of size, Walker caught nine passes of 20-plus yards on only 39 targets. Walker struggled with drops, though, leading qualified receivers in drops-per-target with eight. Nonetheless, he's the top tight end in Tennessee this season after signing a four-year deal. The Titans did not use the departed Jared Cook in a traditional tight-end role last season, often splitting him out wide. Perhaps that bodes well for Walkerís prospects as he was best used running the wheel route out of the backfield with the 49ers. Ultimately, Walker needs better quarterback play than the Titans have seen in recent years to have a major impact.

2011

Undersized for a tight end at 6-0, Walker has done a nice job since converting from wide receiver. He fit the role of backup quite well, grabbing 29 catches for 331 yards last season. It would take an injury for him to deserve fantasy consideration, but Vernon Davis hasnít missed a game the last three years.

2010

Walker managed to catch 21 passes for 233 yards during the 2009 season as Vernon Davis' backup, and is a pretty decent receiving threat for a backup tight end. Barring injury to Davis, don't expect Walker to top his 2009 numbers.

2009

Walker will back-up Vernon Davis at tight end and see time on special teams as a kick returner.

2008

Walker is slated as the backup TE for the 49ers, however, may provide some fantasy value as a backup fantasy TE.

2007

Battling Billy Bajema and Zach Hilton to be the backup tight end behind Vernon Davis.

2006

Selected in the sixth round of this year's draft. May see some time at wide receiver, tight end and F-Back, but won't produce nearly enough to warrant a spot on a fantasy squad.