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Zach Miller

32-Year-Old Tight End – Chicago Bears

2016 Receiving Stats

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47

Yds

486

TD

4

Avg

10.3

Tar

64

2016 Receiving Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Not to be confused with the TE Zach Miller whose eight-year career ended in 2014, this Miller only seemingly came out of nowhere - he's actually been around since 2009. Injuries, though, kept him off ...

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2016 ADP:  153.29

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (TE): Hidden

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Bye Week:  9

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Foot
HT: 6' 5"   WT: 243   DOB: 10/4/1984
College: Nebraska-Omaha  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Zach Miller Contract Information:

Signed a two-year contract with the Bears in March of 2016.

May 20, 2017  –  Zach Miller News

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Miller said his foot is "close to 100 percent," Mike Berman of NBC Chicago reports.

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Zach Miller 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 24 14 21 212 2 27 10.1 7.9 2 1 - - - 1 3 3.0 0 - - - - - -
2010 25 JAC 15 20 216 1 26 10.8 8.3 1 1 0 0 0 2 9 4.5 0 22 0 0 0 0 0
2011 26 JAC 4 4 42 1 7 10.5 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 30 CHI 15 34 439 5 46 12.9 9.5 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 31 CHI 10 47 486 4 64 10.3 7.6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Proj 31 CHI Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Zach Miller

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Zach Miller 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 24 14 2.4 3.9 3.1 2 15 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
2010 25 JAC 15 1.9 3.2 2.6 1 14 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2011 26 JAC 4 2.6 3.6 3.1 1 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 30 CHI 15 4.9 7.2 6.1 2 29 6 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
2016 31 CHI 10 7.3 12.0 9.6 5 49 8 5 2 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Proj 31 CHI Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Zach Miller

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Zach Miller – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

511

Offensive Snaps in 2016

Zach Miller was on the field for 511 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Zach Miller was on the field for 6 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2015 579 129
2016 511 6
Zach Miller 2016 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 @Hou 43 0 3 14 0 4 4.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Phi 42 0 4 33 0 5 8.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Dal 65 0 8 78 2 9 9.8 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 0 0 0
4 Det 54 1 3 31 1 3 10.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
5 @Ind 57 0 7 73 0 8 10.4 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 Jax 64 0 6 36 0 10 6.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
7 @GB 48 0 2 40 0 5 20.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Min 60 1 7 88 0 10 12.6 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 BYE Bye Week
10 @TB 49 1 4 32 0 7 8.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @NYG 29 3 3 61 1 3 20.3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
12 Ten
13 SF
14 @Det
15 GB
16 Was
17 @Min

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 Zach Miller
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 5"
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Weight:   243 lbs
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Zach Miller: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Miller is progressing well in his recovery from a fractured Lisfranc in his right foot, CSN Chicago reports. "Everything's going great. I'll be ready when we get back in April," Miller said recently. "Everything's going according to plan, ahead of schedule. ... You just gotta put in the time and the work, and when it's time to get back in April and go through OTAs I'll just build on that and work towards getting ready for training camp."

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Miller recorded 47 receptions for 486 yards and four touchdowns before he was placed on injured reserve with a foot injury on Nov. 23.

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Miller (foot) has been placed on IR by the Bears.

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Miller (foot) will have surgery and has been ruled out for the rest of the regular season, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

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Miller suffered a broken bone in his right foot Sunday against the Giants.

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Miller has been ruled of Sunday's road contest against the Giants due to an injured foot, Adam Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Miller caught four passes for 32 yards Sunday against the Buccaneers.

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Miller led the Bears in receiving Monday, catching seven passes (on 10 targets) for 88 yards in Chicago's win over the Vikings.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Despite having not appeared in an NFL game since 2011, Miller was on his way to claiming a roster spot with the Bears out of training camp last season. After excelling in the early stages of practices, Miller turned in an impressive preseason opener against the Eagles, reeling in six passes for 68 yards and two touchdowns. However, he suffered a foot injury in the next exhibition that effectively ended his chances of making the club, and he was ultimately placed on season-ending injured reserve. The Bears opted to bring him back in February on a one-year contract, and heíll now have the chance with competing for Dante Rosario and a slew of other candidates for one of the two available reserve jobs behind starter Martellus Bennett. With Bennett emerging as one of the league's better tight ends last season and playing 90 percent of the Bears' offensive snaps, donít expect Miller or any of the other backup candidates to see the field much.

2014

With Martellus Bennett the unquestioned starter at tight end for 2014, Miller was on track battle for a role as his top backup, along with Matthew Mulligan, Dante Rosario, and Jeron Mastrud. That prospect was derailed by an August foot injury that landed Miller on IR.

2012

Miller is an intriguing player who hasn't been able to stay healthy long enough to put it all together. His frame and physical attributes make him an ideal target for QB Blaine Gabbert, but patience is likely wearing thin for the injury-plagued Miller, who will likely have to put it all together during training camp to be assured of a roster spot.

2011

Miller showed great promise in his rookie year, but regressed significantly in 2010. As it currently stands, Marcedes Lewis has a stranglehold on the tight end position, and only seems to be improving. Targets may therefore be few and far between for Miller in 2011.

2010

The lesser known Zach Miller showed signs of development after two notable late-season games last year. In Week 13 against Houston he had three catches for 74 yards, and in Week 17 in a meaningless game against the Browns he recorded eight grabs for 69 yards and two touchdowns. He should continue to develop as a sophomore this year and could push Marcedes Lewis for the starting job.

2009

Miller will battle for a backup tight end spot in 2009.