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Julian Edelman

28-Year-Old Wide Receiver – New England Patriots

2013 Receiving Stats

Rec

105

Yds

1056

TD

6

Avg

10.1

Tar

151

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

With Wes Welker gone and Danny Amendola and Rob Gronkowski often hurt, it was Edelman who did his best Welker impression and became Tom Bradyís most reliable target. The pedestrian per-play numbers (1...

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2014 ADP:  64.76

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Bye Week:  10

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 198   DOB: 5/22/1986  College: Kent State  DRAFTED: 7th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Julian Edelman Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $17 million deal with the Patriots in March of 2014.

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Edelman hauled in all eight of his targets for 99 yards in Friday's preseason game against the Panthers.

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Julian Edelman 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 37 359 1 59 9.7 6.1 3 0 - - - 2 5 2.5 0 - - - - - -
2010 24 NE 15 7 86 0 14 12.3 6.1 2 1 0 0 0 2 14 7.0 0 0 0 321 1 1 0
2011 25 NE 13 4 34 0 8 8.5 4.3 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 2.0 0 284 0 296 1 3 1
2012 26 NE 9 21 235 3 32 11.2 7.3 1 1 0 0 0 4 45 11.3 0 38 0 263 1 1 1
2013 27 NE 16 105 1056 6 151 10.1 7.0 9 2 0 0 0 2 11 5.5 0 0 0 374 0 6 0
2014 Proj 28 NE Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Julian Edelman

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Julian Edelman 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 3.9 7.2 5.5 3 33 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 24 NE 15 0.7 1.1 0.9 0 6 4 2 1 0 1 0 0 0
2011 25 NE 13 0.3 0.6 0.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2012 26 NE 9 5.1 7.4 6.3 2 26 6 3 1 0 5 0 0 0
2013 27 NE 16 8.9 15.5 12.2 7 66 21 6 2 0 1 0 0 0
2014 Proj 28 NE Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Julian Edelman

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Julian Edelman – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #1 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

952

Offensive Snaps in 2013

Julian Edelman was on the field for 952 of his team's snaps on offense in 2013.

92

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Julian Edelman was on the field for 92 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Off ST
2011 - -
2012 297 74
2013 952 92
Julian Edelman 2013 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 @Buf 81 14 7 79 2 9 11.3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
2 NYJ 63 9 13 78 0 18 6.0 0 0 1 4 4.0 0 1 0 0 0 72 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
3 TB 66 3 7 44 0 7 6.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Atl 64 5 7 118 0 9 16.9 2 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 @Cin 60 6 2 35 0 7 17.5 0 0 1 7 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 43 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
6 NO 41 6 5 57 0 11 11.4 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7 @NYJ 70 6 5 44 0 7 8.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Mia 32 5 2 7 0 2 3.5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Pit 52 4 1 11 0 4 11.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 BYE Bye Week
11 @Car 59 2 3 27 0 4 9.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Den 74 13 9 110 2 11 12.2 1 1 0 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0 39 0 4 1 0 0 0 0
13 @Hou 62 3 9 101 0 12 11.2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
14 Cle 83 6 6 64 1 9 10.7 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
15 @Mia 79 4 13 139 1 19 10.7 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Bal 66 6 7 77 0 11 11.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Buf 0 0 9 65 0 11 7.2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs Ind 0 0 6 84 0 9 14.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Den 0 0 10 89 1 15 8.9 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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 Julian Edelman  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   198 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.52 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   3.92 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.62 sec
ELITE
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   37 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   123 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   14 reps
WEAK
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Julian Edelman: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Edelman caught two passes for 19 yards on two targets in Friday's preseason game against the Eagles.

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Edelman has looked sharp in training camp thus far, ESPN.com reports.

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Edelman's deal to remain with the Patriots is for four years at $17 million, the Boston Globe reports.

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Edelman agreed to re-sign with New England on Saturday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

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It looked at one point as if the Browns would get in a bit of a bidding match with New England and San Francisco for Edelman's services, but Cleveland's pursuit of Andrew Hawkins deflated the demand for Edelman and allowed the Patriots to reel him back in. Edelman's 2013 season could very well go down as the best of his career after snagging 105 passes for 1,056 yards and six touchdowns, but his fantasy value appears stable since he remains New England's best wide receiver, and his PPR value should remain rather high.
Edelman is expected to visit with the 49ers on Friday, the Boston Globe reports.

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The Browns are thought to be in the mix to sign Edelman, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Edelman will hit free agency after turning down the Patriots' latest offer, the Boston Herald reports.

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While Edelman could still circle back with the Patriots, he's set to see what's available on the open market on the heels of a breakout season in 2013 in which he recorded 105 catches for 1,056 yards, with six touchdowns.
The Patriots and Edelman reportedly had contract discussions Thursday, ESPN.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

The Patriots have retooled their wideout corps in 2013, adding Danny Amendola, Michael Jenkins and rookies Aaron Dobson and Josh Boyce. At minimum, Edelman provides the Pats with good insurance in the slot behind Danny Amendola, similar to Edelman's role when Wes Welker was in town. If he can stay, healthy this coming season, Edelman has the playmaking ability to make an impact in the team's transitioning offense.

2012

Edelman made his mark as a jack-of-all trades last season, returning punts and kickoffs and seeing part-time work as a defensive back. His role in the New England offense has been limited, however, by the good health of Wes Welker, who he essentially backs up. The team brought in reinforcements at wideout this past offseason, so Edelman must fight to retain his spot on the team, with his versatility his best defense for sticking.

2011

With Wes Welker staying healthy, Edelman was limited to seven catches for 86 yards overall during the regular season in 2010. When given touches, as he was as a rookie when he caught 37 passes for 359 yards in 11 games, Edelman can make plays, but heading into 2011, his fantasy value will clearly be dependent upon the health of those ahead of him on the Patriots' wideout depth chart. His best bet for fantasy relevance would be another Welker injury, as Edelman demonstrated in 2009 that he can do many of the things his veteran counterpart does, albeit in a less polished fashion.

2010

After Wes Welker tore his knee in Week 17, Edelman stepped in and performed like his clone with 10 catches for 103 yards and a touchdown. Edelman also had an eight-catch game in Week 2 when Welker was out. All told, in the three games of which Welker missed substantial parts, Edelman had 21 catches for 221 yards and two scores. At 6-0, 198, the former quarterback isnít quite as quick as Welker, but heís more stout, able to break tackles and run through defenders who donít square up on him. Edelman also showed an excellent rapport with quarterback Tom Brady and is likely to line up again as the teamís slot man this year ó at least until Welkerís able to return. The signing of Torry Holt complicates things as itís unclear to what extent the 34-year-old ex Pro Bowler will cut into Edelmanís targets. But the slot receiver gets a lot of work in New Englandís offense, and so long as Edelman has the role to himself, he should be a factor.

2009

The Patriots like Edelman's athletic ability (think Wild Cat formation potential) and if they can keep him away from other teams, he's an intriguing project who they can develop on the practice squad if he doesn't make the cut.