25-Year-Old Defensive Tackle – New Orleans Saints
2014 Fantasy Football Outlook
In his rookie season in 2013, Jenkins proved to be a prototypical nose guard in the Saints 3-4 defense, taking on multiple blockers and plugging holes. Jenkins, however, didn't show much as a pass rus...
2014 ADP: –
Bye Week: 6
John Jenkins Contract Information:
Signed a four-year contract with the Saints in May 2013.
Jenkins had seven tackles (all solo) and a sack in Monday's win over the Bears.
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John Jenkins: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Jenkins, who is projected to split time with Broderick Bunkley at nose tackle in the Saints' 3-4 defense, is a mammoth space eater on the defensive line, but he'll need to prove he has some pass-rushing chops to have value in IDP leagues.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Drafted in the third round of the 2013 NFL draft, Jenkins will compete for the starting nose tackle position with the Saints. Even if he earns the starting gig, Jenkins will likely be primarily a run-stuffer, limiting his fantasy value.