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Michael Roberts

23-Year-Old Tight End – Detroit Lions

2017 Receiving Stats

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1

Yds

15

TD

0

Avg

15.0

Tar

1

2017 Receiving Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

Roberts (6-4, 270) is a huge target with nice hands and a knack for getting open in tight coverage. Over 80 percent of his career receptions at Toledo went for first downs and the 16 touchdown recepti...

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2017 ADP:

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Rank (TE): Hidden

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Bye Week:  7

HT: 6' 5"   WT: 270   DOB: 5/7/1994  College: Toledo  DRAFTED: 4th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Michael Roberts Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $3.0 million contract with the Lions in May of 2017.

August 27, 2017  –  Michael Roberts News

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Roberts was targeted twice but didn't record a catch during Friday's preseason game against the Patriots.

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Michael Roberts 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
2013 19 CFB 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 2 4 65 2 0 16.3 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 CFB 11 21 234 4 0 11.1 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 45 533 16 68 11.8 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2017 23 DET 6 1 15 0 1 15.0 15.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 23 DET Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Michael Roberts

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Michael Roberts 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
2013 19 CFB 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 - - - 0 0 - - -
2014 20 CFB 2 9.3 11.3 10.3 2 33 - - - 0 0 - - -
2015 21 CFB 11 4.3 6.2 5.3 2 21 - - - 0 0 - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 11.5 14.9 13.2 3 41 - - - 0 0 - - -
2017 23 DET 6 0.3 0.4 0.3 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 23 DET Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Michael Roberts

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Michael Roberts – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#3 Tight End
  1. Eric Ebron
  2. Darren Fells
  3. Michael Roberts
Detroit Lions

Snap Count Stats

64

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Michael Roberts was on the field for 64 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

79

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Michael Roberts was on the field for 79 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015
2016
2017 64 79
Michael Roberts 2017 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 Ari 6 18 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 @NYG 17 17 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 Atl 9 12 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
4 @Min 22 10 1 15 0 1 15.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 Car 5 10 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
6 @NO 5 12 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
7 BYE Bye Week
8 Pit
9 @GB
10 Cle
11 @Chi
12 Min
13 @Bal
14 @TB
15 Chi
16 @Cin
17 GB

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 Michael Roberts  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 5"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   270 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.86 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.51 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.05 sec
GREAT
Arm Length:   33.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   11.50 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   30 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   110 in
WEAK
Bench Press
Not Available
Detroit Lions Team Injury Report
Doubtful
Out
LB
OG
Joe Dahl  IR
OT
Taylor Decker  PUP-R
DT
DE
RB
Mike James  IR
OG
Zac Kerin  IR
P
Sam Martin  NFI
DT
P
OT

Michael Roberts: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Roberts caught both of his targets for 29 yards in Saturday's preseason game against the Jets.

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Roberts is dealing with an undisclosed injury that has limited him at practice, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.

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Roberts nabbed four of six targets for 34 yards in Sunday's preseason win over the Colts

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Roberts has struggled with ball security throughout the first week of training camp, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.

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The Lions selected Roberts in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft, 127th overall.

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