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Drew Stanton

32-Year-Old Quarterback – Arizona Cardinals

2015 Pass/Rush Stats

Yds

104

TD

0

INT

2

Yds

-13

TD

0

2016 Pass/Rush Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

After playing in nine games for the Cardinals in 2014 due to a variety of injuries befalling Carson Palmer, Stanton returned to his typical reserve role last season, seeing garbage time on seven occas...

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2016 ADP:

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (QB): Hidden

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HT: 6' 3"   WT: 243   DOB: 5/7/1984  College: Michigan State  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Drew Stanton Contract Information:

Signed a two-year contract with the Cardinals in March of 2016.

March 8, 2016  –  Drew Stanton News

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The Cardinals and Stanton agreed to terms on a two-year contract Tuesday, Mark Dalton of the team's official site reports.

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Drew Stanton NFL Stats
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  Passing Pass Distance Big Pass Games Rushing Fumbles
Year Age Team G Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ 300+ 350+ 400+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost
2008 24 3 9 17 52.9% 119 1 0 7.0 - - - - - 3 20 6.7 0 - -
2009 25 4 26 51 51.0% 259 0 6 5.1 6 0 - - - 9 33 3.7 1 - -
2010 26 Det 6 69 119 58.0% 780 4 3 6.6 7 3 0 0 0 18 113 6.3 1 3 1
2014 30 Ari 9 132 240 55.0% 1711 7 5 7.1 29 6 1 0 0 25 63 2.5 0 1 0
2015 31 Ari 7 11 25 44.0% 104 0 2 4.2 1 0 0 0 0 13 -13 -1.0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Drew Stanton Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Passing Stats Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rating Yds/G TD% INT% Sacks In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
2008 24 3 3.6 3.6 3.6 95.0 40 5.9 0.0 - - - - 0 - -
2009 25 4 4.9 4.9 4.9 16.7 65 0.0 11.8 - 10 5 0 2 1 1
2010 26 Det 6 10.8 10.8 10.8 78.4 130 3.4 2.5 6 7 1 1 1 1 1
2014 30 Ari 9 11.4 11.4 11.4 78.7 190 2.9 2.1 11 27 8 1 1 1 0
2015 31 Ari 7 0.4 0.4 0.4 22.8 15 0.0 8.0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
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Drew Stanton – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Quarterback

Snap Count Stats

65

Offensive Snaps in 2015

Drew Stanton was on the field for 65 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

0

Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Drew Stanton was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Off ST
2014 469 0
2015 65 0
Drew Stanton 2015 Game Log
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  Snap Count Passing Pass Distance Rushing Fumbles Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 NO
2 @Chi
3 SF 3 0 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 StL
5 @Det 13 0 1 4 25.0% 10 0 0 2.5 0 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @Pit
7 Bal
8 @Cle
9 @Sea
10 Cin
11 @SF 1 0 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @StL 9 0 1 1 100.0% 6 0 0 6.0 0 0 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Min
14 @Phi 5 0 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 -2 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 GB 10 0 1 1 100.0% 4 0 0 4.0 0 0 2 -2 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Sea 24 0 8 18 44.4% 84 0 2 4.7 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
17 GB
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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 Drew Stanton  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Quarterbacks
Height:   6' 3"
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Weight:   243 lbs
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Arizona Cardinals Team Injury Report
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Justin Bethel  PUP-P
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Tyrann Mathieu  PUP-P
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Frostee Rucker  PUP-P
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Zack Wagenmann  PUP-P

Drew Stanton: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Stanton was 8-for-18 passing for a season-high 84 yards and two interceptions in Sunday's loss to the Seahawks.

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Stanton completed his sole pass for six yards and recorded three carries for minus-three yards in Sunday's win at St. Louis.

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Stanton will take the majority of the first-team reps Tuesday before taking a seat Wednesday, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Stanton (knee) led the second-team offense in last week's minicamp, the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Stanton said Tuesday that he'll be able to take part in all football activities during the offseason, Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic reports.

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Coach Bruce Arians said Tuesday that he expects Stanton (knee) to be "ready to go" for the team's offseason activities, NFL.com's Kevin Patra reports.

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Stanton won't require another surgery on his right knee, Mike Jurecki of FOX Sports 910 Phoenix reports.

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Stanton (knee) is out for Saturday's game against the Panthers, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015

Stanton proved a capable understudy when pressed into action for the injured Carson Palmer last season, going 5-3 in eight starts before being sidelined with a knee injury of his own (MCL sprain) in Week 15. However, he completed just 55.0 percent of his passes for the year and posted a 2:3 TD:INT ratio over his final four games. Stanton is an adequate fill-in but will likely never be anything more than a backup. The 6-6 Logan Thomas, whom coach Bruce Arians said will "get a ton of reps" in OTAs and training camp, could supplant Stanton as the No. 2 because of his long-term upside. Given Palmer's age and injury history, there is a good chance whoever wins that job will eventually be needed, making this perhaps the most important offseason of Stanton's career.

2014

In the second season of a three-year deal, Stanton nonetheless took a back seat to starting quarterback Carson Palmer in 2013, taking no snaps for the entirety of the campaign. Moreover, Stanton hasn't thrown a pass since 2010, when he started three consecutive games for the Lions among six appearances. Despite the presence of Ryan Lindley and this year's fourth-round pick Logan Thomas, Stanton is the Cardinals' clear-cut No. 2 under center.

2012

Stanton will be the backup to Andrew Luck, giving the rookie a veteran presence behind him. It's hard to see Stanton getting any playing time barring a Luck injury.

2011

Stanton returns to Detroit on a one-year contract to reprise his role as the team's No. 3 quarterback behind Matthew Stafford and Shaun Hill. With Stafford's injury history, it wouldn't be surprising to see Stanton move up the depth chart, but he likely won't see much time unless both Stafford and Hill go down with injuries.

2010

Stanton will be the Lions' third quarterback, though his roster spot will always be in jeopardy should another, more experienced veteran quarterback on the waiver wire catch their eye.

2009

Stanton, Detroit's 2007 second-round pick, has yet to be given a real chance to show what he can do as a professional. There was talk early in the offseason that Detroit would bring in a veteran to compete with Stanton for the third-string QB job, but it now appears that Stanton's roster spot is secured. The former Michigan State star won't see the feild unless injuries strike both Matthew Stafford and Daunte Culpepper, in which case Detroit would probably look for a veteran option via trade or free agency.

2008

Stanton is the future at quarterback for the Lions, but that future appears to be at least a year or two off. He will have to battle Dan Orlovsky to be Jon Kitna's primary backup this year.

2007

The Lions took Drew Stanton with their first of three second-round picks in April's draft. He enters training camp third on the depth chart behind Jon Kitna and Dan Orlovsky. They likely view him as the future once Kitna is gone, but he will only make an impact this year if there are injuries.