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Eric Decker

27-Year-Old Wide Receiver – New York Jets

2014 Receiving Stats

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9

Yds

137

TD

1

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15.2

Tar

12

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Last year we argued Greg Jenningsí quarterback downgrade from Aaron Rodgers to Christian Ponder was the biggest in NFL history. This year Decker has an equally strong case. For that reason his excelle...

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2014 ADP:  73.69

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Bye Week:  11

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Hamstring      THU PRACTICE:   DNP
HT: 6' 3"   WT: 214   DOB: 3/15/1987
College: Minnesota  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Eric Decker Contract Information:

Signed a five-year, $36.25 million ($15 million guaranteed) contract with the Jets in March 2014.

September 18, 2014  –  Eric Decker News

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Decker (right hamstring) did not practice Thursday, the Star-Ledger reports.

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Eric Decker 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
2010 23 Den 14 6 106 1 8 17.7 13.3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 556 0 0 0 3 1
2011 24 Den 16 44 612 8 96 13.9 6.4 8 2 1 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 50 0 133 1 1 1
2012 25 Den 16 85 1064 13 123 12.5 8.7 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 22 0 0 0
2013 26 Den 16 87 1288 11 136 14.8 9.5 19 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1
2014 27 NYJ 2 9 137 1 12 15.2 11.4 4 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.

Eric Decker 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
2010 23 Den 14 1.2 1.6 1.4 0 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 24 Den 16 6.8 9.6 8.2 3 38 10 4 1 0 0 1 1 0
2012 25 Den 16 11.5 16.8 14.2 5 67 25 11 6 0 0 0 0 0
2013 26 Den 16 12.2 17.6 14.9 5 81 23 12 8 0 0 0 0 0
2014 27 NYJ 2 9.9 14.4 12.1 5 69 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Eric Decker – Playing Time Overview

Snap Count Stats

109

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Eric Decker was on the field for 109 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Eric Decker was on the field for 1 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 1053 11
2013 989 9
2014 109 1
Eric Decker 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 Oak 65 1 5 74 0 5 14.8 3 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
2 @GB 44 0 4 63 1 7 15.8 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Chi
4 Det
5 @SD
6 Den
7 @NE
8 Buf
9 @KC
10 Pit
11 BYE Bye Week
12 @Buf
13 Mia
14 @Min
15 @Ten
16 NE
17 @Mia

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 Eric Decker  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   6' 3"
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Weight:   214 lbs
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40-Yard Dash:   4.54 sec
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Arm Length:   31.00 in
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Hand Length:   9.13 in
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Bench Press:   15 reps
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New York Jets Team Injury Report
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Eric Decker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

At this stage, Decker (hamstring) indicated that he's unsure if he will be available for Monday's game against the Bears, the Daily News reports.

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For his part, coach Rex Ryan said that he is hopeful that Decker will be able to suit up Monday, but what the wideout does (or doesn't do) at practice in the coming days will be telling on that front. Meanwhile, the reports notes that Decker did not undergo an MRI on his hamstring, which the wideout says isn't torn. "I aggravated it," said Decker, who dealt with a hamstring issue in training camp. "Itís not a lingering effect, but obviously I did it in training camp and it didnít fully go away."
Decker (hamstring) did not participate in the media access portion of Wednesday's practice, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

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Rex Ryan didn't have much to say Monday concerning Decker's Week 3 status, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports. "We don't know," Ryan said of Decker's chances of playing next Monday versus Chicago. "We'll see. Hopefully he'll be ready to roll."

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Decker (hamstring) aggravated a previous right hamstring ailment Sunday, and his status for Week 3 against the Bears is uncertain, the Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.

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Decker exited during the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the Packers after a prior right hamstring issue resurfaced. The Jets' wideout didn't return to the game but still finished with a team-leading four receptions (on seven targets) for 63 yards and a touchdown. Considering Decker's same hamstring forced him to miss time during the preseason, his progress this week should be crucial in determining his availability to play the Bears. Fortunately, that game isn't until next Monday night, affording Decker's hamstring an extra day of treatment but also creating a tricky situation for his owners. As such, expect his status and practice involvement to be updated throughout the week.
Decker (hamstring) is doubtful to return to Sunday's game against the Packers, Green Bay's official twitter account reports.

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Decker had a decent day before exiting in the third quarter, but it looks like he'll finish with a 4-63-1 receiving line on seven targets. His absence should lead to extra opportunities for Greg Salas and David Nelson.
Decker is having his hamstring attended to during Sunday's game against the Packers, ESPN's Josina Anderson reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

It's no fluke to finish second in the league in touchdown catches (13) when you lead it in red-zone targets (25). Decker didn't match teammate Demaryius Thomas in efficiency, production or big-play ability, but he surpassed him in scoring. And Decker (8.7 YPT, 13th) was no slouch on a per-play basis, either. At 6-3, 218, Decker has good size, and he's often going to see single coverage with Thomas on the opposite side. The arrival of Wes Welker is likely to impact Decker the most, but Welker's not a big scoring threat, and there's no reason Peyton Manning wonít continue to lean on Decker (12-for-25 conversion rate) when the team gets close to pay dirt.

2012

Decker started off strong last year, then disappeared down the stretch as Tim Tebow locked in on Demaryius Thomas as his top receiver. While Thomas is the better athlete and has the higher ceiling, the arrival of Peyton Manning in Denver means thereís now room for two productive wideouts at the same time. As such, the 6-3, 218-pound Decker finds himself in a good spot. With Thomas banged up this offseason, Decker, who has himself recovered from a sprained MCL, has been working out with Manning since the day he signed and apparently is developing a rapport. Deckerís not a burner, but heís got decent speed for his size, and heís a polished route runner, something that should matter a lot more with Manning than it did with Tebow.

2011

Decker heads into the 2011 season with a clear opportunity to prove he belongs in a starting role. Brandon Lloyd dominated the headlines for receivers in Denver, while the receivers around Decker on the depth chart, namely Eddie Royal and Matthew Willis, did little in 2010 to guarantee their roles in 2011. With Demaryius Thomas still fighting his way back from injury and Jabbar Gaffney off to Washington in a trade, Decker definitely has solid sleeper potential this season.

2010

Decker should get an opportunity to contribute in 2010 because of the overall lack of talent in the Broncos' wide receiver depth chart. With the departure of Brandon Marshall, Decker's competition for playing time comes down to Jabar Gaffney, Eddie Royal, fellow rookie Demaryius Thomas, Brandon Lloyd and Brandon Stokley; not exactly Pro Bowl talent. Due to the opportunity to get on the field, Decker could be an interesting sleeper in 2010.