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Brandon Myers

31-Year-Old Tight End – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2016 Receiving Stats

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1

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4

TD

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4.0

Tar

1

2016 Receiving Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

The veteran tight end's reception totals have dropped for three successive seasons, including his two with the Bucs. Myers appears to have peaked in a 79-catch season with the Raiders in 2012, and has...

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Bye Week:  6

HT: 6' 3"   WT: 256   DOB: 9/4/1985  College: Iowa  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brandon Myers Contract Information:

Agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Buccaneers in December of 2014.

September 23, 2016  –  Brandon Myers News

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Myers could see an expanded role in Sunday's game versus the Rams due to the potential absences of fellow tight ends Austin Seferian-Jenkins (personal) and Luke Stocker (ankle).

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Brandon Myers 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
2009 23 11 4 19 0 6 4.8 3.2 0 0 - - - 0 0 0.0 0 - - - - - -
2010 24 Oak 15 12 80 0 16 6.7 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2011 25 Oak 16 16 151 0 27 9.4 5.6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 26 Oak 16 79 806 4 105 10.2 7.7 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 27 NYG 16 47 522 4 75 11.1 7.0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 28 TB 14 22 190 0 32 8.6 5.9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 29 TB 11 12 127 0 17 10.6 7.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 30 TB 2 1 4 1 1 4.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Proj 30 TB Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Brandon Myers

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Myers 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
2009 23 11 0.2 0.5 0.4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 24 Oak 15 0.5 1.3 0.9 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 25 Oak 16 0.9 1.9 1.4 1 9 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2012 26 Oak 16 6.5 11.5 9.0 5 50 14 8 5 0 0 0 0 0
2013 27 NYG 16 4.8 7.7 6.2 3 33 11 5 2 0 0 0 0 0
2014 28 TB 14 1.4 2.9 2.1 2 14 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 29 TB 11 1.2 2.2 1.7 1 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 30 TB 2 3.2 3.7 3.5 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Myers – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Tight End

Snap Count Stats

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Offensive Snaps in 2016

Brandon Myers was on the field for 35 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

26

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Brandon Myers was on the field for 26 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2014 465 62
2015 315 110
2016 35 26
Brandon Myers 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 @Atl 13 10 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
2 @Ari 22 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
3 LA
4 Den
5 @Car
6 BYE Bye Week
7 @SF
8 Oak
9 Atl
10 Chi
11 @KC
12 Sea
13 @SD
14 NO
15 @Dal
16 @NO
17 Car

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 Brandon Myers
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 3"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   256 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.78 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.45 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.36 sec
WEAK
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   31 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   116 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   17 reps
POOR
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Brandon Myers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Myers secured his only target for a four-yard touchdown in Sunday's 31-24 victory over the Falcons.

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Myers defied the odds in making the Bucs' 53-man roster, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Myers (knee) returned to practice Wednesday, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Myers did not practice Monday and may not travel to Jacksonville Saturday for the team's preseason game against the Jaguars, Jenna Laine of ESPN reports.

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Myers (knee) remained sidelined in Saturday's practice, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Myers left Thursday's preseason opener against the Eagles early due to a knee injury, Scott Smith of Buccaneers.com reports.

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Myers, fighting to hold on to a roster spot at a crowded tight end position, was laid out by safety Major Wright in Saturday's practice with a hit that angered head coach Dirk Koetter, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Myers finished the 2015 season with 12 receptions for 127 yards and no touchdowns over 11 games.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

The well-traveled 29-year-old tight end made 22 catches for 190 yards and zero touchdowns in 2014. He is utilized primarily as a blocking tight end and will retain his role as the team hopes Austin Seferian-Jenkins will emerge as its primary pass-catching tight end.

2014

As expected, Myers saw dramatically fewer targets last season with the Giants than the 105 that came his way in 2012 with the Raiders. He signed in March with the Buccaneers but could see his targets decline again. Second-round draft pick Austin Seferian-Jenkins is an athletic receiver and a bigger red-zone target at 6-5 than Myers, who's 6-3. Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith said this offseason that blocking is a priority at the position this year, which also favors Seferian-Jenkins, as Myers is not known for his blocking skills. He has good receiving skills, though, catching 70 percent of his targets the last two years.

2013

Myers enjoyed a coming out party in Oakland last season due in large part to his 105 targets, fourth among tight ends. But Myers also displayed good all-around receiving skills, catching more than 75 percent of the passes thrown his way (1st among 50-target TE). Myers, however, elected to leave the Raiders for the Giants, which almost certainly means fewer targets this season as the Giants have considerably better and more established high-volume receivers. The man Myers replaces Martellus Bennett had 16 red-zone looks and five scores in New York last year, so consider that a reasonable expectation for their top tight end in 2013 as well.

2012

The departure of Kevin Boss should leave the starting tight end to Myers for the upcoming season. Myers has been utilized as more of a blocker than a receiver during his short career and while he could be the top tight end in Oakland, its hard to imagine him becoming fantasy relevant in most formats. That being said, Oakland could play from behind a lot this season and Myers could develop into a target in the red zone.

2010

Myers will be in contention for a reserve tight end role.

2009

Myers should see some action as a blocking tight end in his rookie season with the Raiders.