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D.J. Hayden

26-Year-Old Cornerback – Oakland Raiders

2016 Defensive Stats

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2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Hayden played in all 16 games last season for the first time in his three-year career, recording 70 tackles and one interception. The 12th overall pick in the 2013 Draft figures to see his productivit...

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2016 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

HT: 5' 11"   WT: 190   DOB: 6/27/1990  College: Houston  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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D.J. Hayden Contract Information:

Signed a contract with the Raiders in July of 2013.

September 11, 2016  –  D.J. Hayden News

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Hayden made five tackles (four solo) in Sunday's regular season opener against the Saints.

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D.J. Hayden NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2013 23 Oak 8 25 22 3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 22 0
2014 24 Oak 10 47 42 5 0 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 Oak 16 70 64 6 1 8 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2016 26 Oak 2 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

D.J. Hayden – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Cornerback

Snap Count Stats

76

Defensive Snaps in 2016

D.J. Hayden was on the field for 76 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

18

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

D.J. Hayden was on the field for 18 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 507 57
2015 901 77
2016 76 18
D.J. Hayden 2016 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 @NO 50 10 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2 Atl 26 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Ten
4 @Bal
5 SD
6 KC
7 @Jax
8 @TB
9 Den
10 BYE Bye Week
11 Hou
12 Car
13 Buf
14 @KC
15 @SD
16 Ind
17 @Den

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 D.J. Hayden  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Cornerbacks
Height:   5' 11"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   190 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.42 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time
Not Available
Cone Drill
Not Available
Arm Length:   31.13 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   34 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   120 in
WEAK
Bench Press
Not Available
Oakland Raiders Team Injury Report
Probable
No players listed.
Doubtful
No players listed.

D.J. Hayden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hayden (ankle) is active for Sunday's game at Detroit.

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Hayden (foot) was officially activated to the Raiders' 53-man roster Saturday, Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Hayden (foot) is expected to be activated for Sunday's game against the Browns, NFL.com reports.

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Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano said Wednesday that there's "a possibility" Hayden (foot) will be ready to play Sunday against the Browns, CSNBayArea.com reports.

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Hayden (foot) will return to practice Wednesday, NFL.com reports.

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Hayden (foot) will begin practicing this week, CSN's Scott Bair reports.

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Hayden (foot) will begin the regular season on the Raiders' PUP list, NFL.com reports.

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Hayden (foot) appears poised to begin this season on the PUP list, which would force him to miss Oakland's first six games, NFL.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015

Hayden is entering his third season in the league after being drafted 12th overall by the Raiders in the 2013 NFL draft. After injuries plagued him throughout the first two years in which he played just 18 combined games, Hayden finally looks to be healthy entering the preseason. The 25-year old out of Houston is currently listed as the starting right cornerback and if he can find a way to stay healthy for a full season, he could hold some value as an IDP.

2014

Less than a month after being drafted by the Raiders with the 12th overall pick in 2013, Hayden was forced to undergo surgery to remove scar tissue from his abdomen, an issue directly related to the November 2012 procedure he had to repair a torn heart vain. He was cleared to practice prior to the start of training camp, but a hamstring injury popped up in August and a groin issue ultimately cut Hayden's rookie season short after eight games. When on the field, Hayden's performance was a mixed bag, as he showed flashes -- such as his interception in Week 5 to seal a win over the Chargers -- but was also torched on several occasions. His latest health issue, a sprained right ankle, has sidelined Hayden since early in minicamp, but coach Dennis Allen doesn't expect it to limit him much in training camp. If healthy, Hayden should start on the outside opposite Carlos Rogers.

2013

Life-saving surgery to repair a torn heart vain last fall wasn't enough to scare the Raiders away from taking Hayden with the No. 12 overall pick in April's draft. The second-guessing started almost immediately, however, as the 23-year-old had to undergo another procedure less than a month after being drafted to clean out scar tissue around his abdomen, which was a result of his prior surgery. Much to the delight of the Raiders, Hayden was cleared to practice ahead of the start of training camp, and he projects to start right away for Oakland, assuming his health holds up. Not only did Hayden show lock-down ability at the University of Houston, but he also displayed a great nose for finding the ball, creating 12 turnovers (6 interceptions, 6 forced fumbles) in his two years at the school.