30-Year-Old Linebacker – Free Agent
2016 Fantasy Football Outlook
There was no outlook written for Joe Mays in 2016. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
2016 ADP: –
Joe Mays Contract Information:
Signed with the Chargers in October of 2015.
Mays officially signed with the Jets on Monday, NJ.com reports.
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Joe Mays: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Mays was set to start at inside linebacker along with Derrick Johnson, but the latest setback will keep him out of the starting gig for a while. The injury will probably open up playing time for James-Michael Johnson, Josh Mauga and Nico Johnson on the inside.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Mays, who was viewed as the leading candidate to start at inside linebacker for the Chiefs opposite Derrick Johnson, is thus out indefinitely and off the IDP radar for the time being.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
There was no outlook written for Joe Mays.
The 30-year-old will hope to latch onto a new team after being released by the Jets on September 5. He had 20 tackles in eight games with the Chiefs during the 2014 season after missing the first eight games of the year due to a wrist injury that occurred prior to the regular season.
Mays, was placed on the injured reserve/designated-to-return list in August of 2014. When he returns, he will likely take the starting spot at inside linebacker. Mays, who has a reputation of being a two-down linebacker, is at his best against the run. He's coming off a season in which he recorded 67 tackles and a sack in 14 games for the Texans.
Will start at middle linebacker and be asked to get to the ball as often as possible with Von Miller rushing the quarterback from the outside linebacker spot on nearly every down.
Will start at middle linebacker.
Mays is no lock to make the team and will battle to act as a backup linebacker and contributor on special teams.
Thrust into the Eagles' LB mix when Stewart Bradley was felled in camp by a torn ACL.