RotoWire Partners

Frostee Rucker

33-Year-Old Defensive End – Arizona Cardinals

2016 Defensive Stats

Tckl

3

Sacks

0

Int

0

FF

1

TD

0

2016 Defensive Projections

Tckl

Sacks

Int

FF

TD

2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Frostee Rucker in 2016. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2016 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  9

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Knee      WED PRACTICE:   DNP
HT: 6' 3"   WT: 280   DOB: 9/14/1983
College: Southern California  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

$

Frostee Rucker Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $3.1 million extension through the 2016 season with the Cardinals in June of 2015.

September 25, 2016  –  Frostee Rucker News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Rucker (knee) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Bills.

To instantly reveal our fantasy analysis of every player – including Frostee Rucker – simply subscribe now.

Frostee Rucker
Frostee Rucker NFL Stats
Click stat headings to sort columns.
  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
2008 24 11 - 24 - 1 - 0 0 - 1 - - - -
2009 25 12 - 13 - 1 - 1 0 - 0 - - - -
2010 26 Cin 9 17 8 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 27 Cin 16 44 32 12 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 28 Cle 16 48 29 19 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 29 Ari 16 11 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 30 Ari 15 24 20 4 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
2015 31 Ari 13 28 20 8 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
2016 32 Ari 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Proj 32 ARZ Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Frostee Rucker

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Frostee Rucker – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#1 Defensive End
  1. Frostee Rucker
  2. Rodney Gunter
  3. Josh Mauro
Arizona Cardinals

Snap Count Stats

32

Defensive Snaps in 2016

Frostee Rucker was on the field for 32 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

0

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Frostee Rucker was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 475 72
2015 511 94
2016 32 0
Frostee Rucker 2016 Game Log
OPTIONS:   Show Playoff StatsHide Playoff Stats       Click stat headings to sort columns.
  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 NE 32 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2 TB
3 @Buf
4 LA
5 @SF
6 NYJ
7 Sea
8 @Car
9 BYE Bye Week
10 SF
11 @Min
12 @Atl
13 Was
14 @Mia
15 NO
16 @Sea
17 @LA

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 Frostee Rucker
As Compared To Other Defensive Ends
Height:   6' 3"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   280 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash
Not Available
Shuttle Time
Not Available
Cone Drill
Not Available
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump
Not Available
Broad Jump
Not Available
Bench Press
Not Available
Arizona Cardinals Team Injury Report
Probable
No players listed.
Doubtful
Out
DB
Elie Bouka  IR
LB
Alani Fua  IR
CB
TE

Frostee Rucker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rucker (knee) is considered doubtful for Sunday's game against the Bills, Mike Jurecki of Fox Sports reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker suffered a sprained MCL and is expected to miss around 2-to-3 weeks, Darren Urban of AZcardinals.com reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker (neck) was not listed on the Cardinals' injury report Friday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker (neck) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker (foot) notched a solo tackle during Sunday's preseason loss in Houston.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker (foot) participated in individual drills and 11-on-11 work at Sunday's practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
The Cardinals removed Rucker (foot) from the PUP list Tuesday, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rucker (foot) will ease into training camp, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports. "At this time in his career there's not a need to go early," head coach Bruce Arians said Thursday. "Just take our time with him."

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

There was no outlook written for Frostee Rucker.

2015

If the offseason program and early training-camp practices are any indication, Rucker joins Calais Campbell and Corey Peters as the Cardinals' first line of defense. In his test run last year for Darnell Dockett (torn ACL), Rucker scattered a career-best five sacks throughout the campaign, supplementing his stat line further with 24 tackles (20 solo) and two forced fumbles in 15 contests. While defensive coordinator James Bettcher will likely employ a rotation along the trenches in order to ensure fresh bodies, Rucker seems like a decent bet to augment his tackle total.

2014

After Darnell Dockett was lost for the season due to a torn ACL, Rucker has been thrust into a starting role along the defensive front. Rucker is expected to receive the bulk of Dockett's reps, but rookie Kareem Martin could be inserted on clear passing downs in order to provide more of a pass-rushing threat. No matter, the development should allow Rucker to approach (or surpass) his output (46 tackles and four sacks per year) from the two seasons prior to his arrival in the Arizona desert in 2013.

2012

Rucker was signed as a free agent this spring away from division rival Cincinnati. He posted career-highs of 44 tackles and four sacks in 2011 and will likely play in a rotation with fellow free agent signee Juqua Parker at defensive end opposite Jabaal Sheard. Rucker is more of a run-stuffer than a pass-rusher so his fantasy stock in IDP leagues is limited.

2009

The Bengals lost both Robert Geathers and Rucker to knee injuries on a Thursday night game in Pittsburgh; those injuries typified the Bengals' pass rush problems.

2008

Rucker will serve as a backup defensive end who could see action from time to time, especially with Antwan Odom's ankle at less the 100 percent.

2007

Rucker's only contribution in 2006 was to be added to the list of Bengals arrested. He missed the season with a shoulder injury and is missing training camp with a leg injury.

2006

Defensive end depth.