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Jacob Tamme

29-Year-Old Tight End – Denver Broncos

2014 Receiving Stats

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13

Yds

101

TD

2

Avg

7.8

Tar

26

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

When appearing in featured roles, Tamme has proven capable of posting very serviceable fantasy numbers, catching 67 and 52 passes from Peyton Manning in 2010 and 2012, respectively, in Indianapolis an...

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Bye Week:  4

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Ribs      THU PRACTICE:   Limited
HT: 6' 3"   WT: 230   DOB: 3/15/1985
College: Kentucky  DRAFTED: 4th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jacob Tamme Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $9 million ($3.5 million guaranteed) contract with the Broncos in March 2012.

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Tamme (ribs) was limited at practice Thursday, ESPN.com reports.

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Jacob Tamme 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 12 3 12 0 5 4.0 2.4 - - - - - 0 0 0.0 0 - - - - - -
2009 24 16 3 35 0 10 11.7 3.5 1 0 - - - 0 0 0.0 0 - - - - - -
2010 25 Ind 16 67 631 4 93 9.4 6.8 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 26 Ind 16 19 177 1 31 9.3 5.7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 27 Den 16 52 555 2 85 10.7 6.5 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 28 Den 16 20 184 1 25 9.2 7.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 29 Den 13 13 101 2 26 7.8 3.9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Jacob Tamme 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 12 0.1 0.4 0.2 0 1 0 - - 0 0 0 - -
2009 24 16 0.2 0.4 0.3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 25 Ind 16 5.4 9.6 7.5 4 39 11 6 4 0 0 0 0 0
2011 26 Ind 16 1.5 2.7 2.1 1 11 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
2012 27 Den 16 4.2 7.5 5.8 3 35 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
2013 28 Den 16 1.5 2.8 2.2 1 12 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 29 Den 13 1.7 2.7 2.2 1 8 7 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Jacob Tamme – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Tight End

Snap Count Stats

266

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Jacob Tamme was on the field for 266 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

201

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Jacob Tamme was on the field for 201 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 533 101
2013 215 319
2014 266 201
Jacob Tamme 2014 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 Ind 10 20 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
2 KC 37 12 1 4 1 1 4.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
3 @Sea 16 25 2 22 1 3 11.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 BYE Bye Week
5 Ari 6 29 1 17 0 1 17.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @NYJ 10 17 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 SF 10 16 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
8 SD 9 15 1 4 0 1 4.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @NE 37 26 1 10 0 5 10.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
10 @Oak 19 28 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
11 @StL 56 10 4 31 0 10 7.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Mia 23 1 1 -1 0 1 -1.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
13 @KC 24 2 1 4 0 2 4.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
14 Buf 9 0 1 10 0 1 10.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 @SD
16 @Cin
17 Oak

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 Jacob Tamme  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 3"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   230 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.58 sec
GREAT
Shuttle Time:   4.27 sec
GREAT
Cone Drill:   6.99 sec
ELITE
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   30 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   109 in
POOR
Bench Press:   18 reps
WEAK
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Jacob Tamme: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tamme (ribs) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

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Tamme (ribs) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Chargers, the Broncos' official site reports.

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Tamme (ribs) did not practice Thursday, ESPN's Jeff Legwold reports.

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Tamme (ribs) had one catch on one target for 10 yards, but he also lost a fumble during Sunday's win over the Bills.

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Tamme (ribs) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Bills.

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Tamme (ribs) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against Bills.

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Tamme (ribs) did not practice Thursday, ESPN's Jeff Legwold reports.

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Tamme (ribs) did not practice Wednesday, the Broncos' official site reports.

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Tamme caught 1-of-2 targets for four yards in Sunday's 29-16 win over the Chiefs.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Concern entering last season that Tamme would split targets with fellow tight end Joel Dreessen proved well-founded, as Peyton Manning used both often but in different ways. Unfortunately for Tamme, while he dominated the targets, 85 to 58, he missed out in the red zone, seeing only six targets to Dreessen's 14. That left Tamme with only two touchdowns last season. Tamme isn't the fastest runner but has always been known for his hands and was a good weapon for Manning, who could hit him in a small window as Tamme came out of his break. But Tamme will again share targets with Dreessen, and the addition of Wes Welker in the slot is likely to cut further into Tamme's opportunities.

2012

The Broncos signed Tamme in March, re-uniting him with Peyton Manning. Tamme made a splash in 2010 for the Colts after starter Dallas Clark went down with a season-ending injury. Mostly to Manningís credit, Tamme became the fantasy pickup of the season among tight ends, totaling 631 receiving yards and four touchdowns. Not the fastest tight end, Tamme does have good hands, which led to a 72-percent catch rate that season. For an idea of Tammeís potential, his 2010 numbers, prorated over 16 games, would equal 1,009 receiving yards and seven touchdowns. But donít expect such lofty numbers even if Tamme wins the starting job. First, Joel Dreesen, who scored 10 touchdowns over the last two seasons with Houston, also signed with the Broncos, creating the prospect of a timeshare. And, of course, Manning has much to prove health-wise. Given his history with Manning, Tamme should have the upper hand at the position heading into camp, but that could change before Week 1.

2011

Tamme become one of the best fantasy pickups of last season after Dallas Clark sustained a season-ending wrist injury in Week 6. Tamme utilized his speed on quick routes to catch the ball on the run. As a result, he recorded 319 YAC, a lofty number considering he started only 11 games. Tamme finished with 631 receiving yards and four touchdowns, but he'll go back to reserve duty this season with the return of Clark, who had offseason wrist surgery. Tamme might have earned a bigger role in the offense for this season, but his ceiling is limited unless Clark goes down again.

2010

Had three catches last year and will back up at H-back, tight end and special teams.

2009

Tamme is the backup halfback for the Colts behind Gijon Robinson. It is unlikely that Tamme will get playing time in 2009, as the Colts are impressed with the progress that Robinson has made, starting almost every game for the Colts in 2008. Still, Tamme has perhaps the best receiving ability after Dallas Clark among the tight ends, so there's upside here if he finds playing time.

2008

Tamme is a skilled pass catcher who could see a few snaps in 2008, though not near enough to give him any fantasy value. His only potential would be tied to a Dallas Clark injury.