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Brian Hoyer

29-Year-Old Quarterback – Cleveland Browns

2014 Pass/Rush Stats

Yds

2542

TD

11

INT

5

Yds

-8

TD

0

2014 Pass/Rush Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Hoyer will open the year as Cleveland's starter, but he's unlikely to hold off 22nd overall pick Johnny Manziel for more than a few weeks. Returning from an October ACL tear and throwing to a WR rotat...

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HT: 6' 2"   WT: 215   DOB: 10/13/1985  College: Michigan State  Show ContractHide Contract

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Brian Hoyer Contract Information:

Signed a two-year deal with the Browns in May 2013.

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Hoyer completed 20-of-50 passes for 330 yards, with one touchdown and one interception Sunday against the Texans, setting a franchise record with his 30 incompletions, according to ESPN.com.

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Brian Hoyer NFL Stats
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  Passing Pass Distance Big Pass Games Rushing Fumbles
Year Age Team G Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ 300+ 350+ 400+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost
2009 23 5 19 27 70.4% 142 0 0 5.3 0 0 - - - 10 25 2.5 1 - -
2010 24 NE 5 7 15 46.7% 122 1 1 8.1 1 1 0 0 0 10 -8 -0.8 0 0 0
2011 25 NE 3 1 1 100.0% 22 0 0 22.0 1 0 0 0 0 4 -3 -0.8 0 0 0
2012 26 Ari 2 30 53 56.6% 330 1 2 6.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 6.0 0 1 0
2013 27 Cle 3 57 96 59.4% 615 5 3 6.4 6 1 1 0 0 6 16 2.7 0 0 0
2014 28 Cle 10 181 325 55.7% 2542 11 5 7.8 43 8 2 0 0 19 -8 -0.4 0 3 1
2014 Proj 28 CLE Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Brian Hoyer

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brian Hoyer Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Passing Stats Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rating Yds/G TD% INT% Sacks In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
2009 23 5 2.8 2.8 2.8 82.6 28 0.0 0.0 - 4 0 0 2 2 2
2010 24 NE 5 1.6 1.6 1.6 69.3 24 6.7 6.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2011 25 NE 3 0.2 0.2 0.2 177.1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 26 Ari 2 8.9 8.9 8.9 65.8 165 1.9 3.8 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 27 Cle 3 15.4 15.4 15.4 82.6 205 5.2 3.1 6 13 5 2 0 0 0
2014 28 Cle 10 14.5 14.5 14.5 86.0 254 3.4 1.5 15 35 16 12 4 2 1
2014 Proj 28 CLE Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Brian Hoyer

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brian Hoyer – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

684

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Brian Hoyer was on the field for 684 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Brian Hoyer was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 0 0
2013 151 1
2014 684 0
Brian Hoyer 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Passing Pass Distance Rushing Fumbles Red Zone Passes Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Comp Att Pct Yards TD INT YPA 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 @Pit 67 0 18 30 60.0% 222 1 0 7.4 3 1 1 -2 -2.0 0 0 0 4 2 0 1 1 0
2 NO 72 0 24 40 60.0% 204 1 0 5.1 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 0
3 Bal 59 0 19 25 76.0% 290 1 0 11.6 6 2 3 -2 -0.7 0 0 0 3 2 2 1 0 0
4 BYE Bye Week
5 @Ten 77 0 21 37 56.8% 291 3 1 7.9 5 1 1 2 2.0 0 0 0 7 5 4 0 0 0
6 Pit 59 0 8 17 47.1% 217 1 0 12.8 5 2 1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Jax 74 0 16 41 39.0% 215 0 1 5.2 2 1 1 -1 -1.0 0 1 1 5 2 2 0 0 0
8 Oak 56 0 19 28 67.9% 275 1 0 9.8 4 1 2 1 0.5 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0
9 TB 67 0 21 34 61.8% 300 2 2 8.8 7 0 3 -1 -0.3 0 0 0 4 3 2 0 0 0
10 @Cin 76 0 15 23 65.2% 198 0 0 8.6 3 0 4 1 0.3 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1
11 Hou 77 0 20 50 40.0% 330 1 1 6.6 7 0 3 -6 -2.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Atl
13 @Buf
14 Ind
15 Cin
16 @Car
17 @Bal

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 Brian Hoyer  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Quarterbacks
Height:   6' 2"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   215 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   5.02 sec
POOR
Shuttle Time:   4.42 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.10 sec
AVERAGE
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   32 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   109 in
WEAK
Bench Press
Not Available
Cleveland Browns Team Injury Report
Questionable
Doubtful
Out
OT
DE
DT
John Hughes  IR-R
C
Alex Mack  IR
DT

Brian Hoyer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hoyer completed 15-of-23 passes for 198 yards, with no touchdowns or interceptions in Thursday's 24-3 win over the Bengals.

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Hoyer completed 21-of-34 passes for 300 yards, with two touchdowns and two interceptions Sunday against the Buccaneers.

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Hoyer completed 19-of-28 passes for 275 yards with a touchdown in Sunday's 23-13 win over Oakland.

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During his press conference Monday, Browns coach Mike Pettine confirmed Hoyer as the team's starter for Week 8 against the Raiders, the Akron Beacon-Journal reports.

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A dismal showing against Jacksonville on Sunday opened up speculation that the Browns might consider making a switch to rookie Johnny Manziel, but Pettine's comments have shut that door for now. In addition to Hoyer's struggles, the Browns were unable to run the ball, perhaps in large part because it was their first game without Pro Bowl center Alex Mack (broken fibula). If Hoyer were to struggle again Sunday in a favorable home matchup against Oakland, it's reasonable to think that the coaches might be tempted to make a change at quarterback as soon as Week 9.
Hoyer was not sharp in Sunday's 24-6 loss at Jacksonville, completing just 16-of-41 passes for 215 yards with no touchdowns. He was also intercepted once and lost a fumble.

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Hoyer completed 8-of-17 passes for 217 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 31-10 win over the Steelers.

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Hoyer completed 21-of-37 passes for 292 yards with three touchdowns and one interception Sunday against the Titans.

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Hoyer completed 19-of-25 passes for 290 yards and a touchdown Sunday against the Ravens.

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Hoyer completed 24-of-40 passes for 204 yards and a touchdown Sunday against the Saints.

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Hoyer completed 19-of-31 passes for 230 yards and one touchdown Sunday against the Steelers.

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Hoyer completed 6-of-8 passes for 69 yards in Thursday's preseason finale against the Bears.

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Hoyer completed 10-of-16 passes for 84 yards, with one touchdown and one interception in Saturday's preseason game against the Rams.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

With the jury still out on Brandon Weeden, the signing of Hoyer by the Browns sparked a bit of conversation at the time of the announcement. He received his first career start last season, though his play in his two games of action failed to change the perception he's going to be anything more than a reserve. He completed 30-of-53 passes for 330 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions. The support behind Weeden has grown since Hoyer arrived in Cleveland and he'll battle Jason Campbell for the backup duties this season.

2012

Hoyer, who is ticketed for free agency after this season, has developed into a trusted backup for the Patriots, but if another team suffers an injury at QB, then the Patriots could consider dangling Hoyer, if they feel that Ryan Mallett is ready to assume the No. 2 QB job. That's something that the team is presumably still evaluating, however.

2011

Though the Patriots drafted fellow QB Ryan Mallett this past April, he's viewed as more of a developmental project than an immediate threat to Hoyer's gig as Tom Brady's top backup. In any case, Hoyer remains next in line for snaps in the event of an injury to Brady.

2010

As an undrafted free agent, the odds were stacked against Hoyer last year, but he'll head into the 2010 season as Tom Brady's top backup once again unless the Patriots make a move to add some veteran QB depth.

2009

Like most undrafted QBs he's a bit of a project, but he enters a Patriots' system where he has a chance to be methodically coached up. If he sticks as a rookie though, he'd either have to beat out Matt Gutierrez or settle for a spot on the practice squad.