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Tim Wright

25-Year-Old Tight End – Detroit Lions

2015 Receiving Stats

Rec

9

Yds

77

TD

2

Avg

8.6

Tar

16

2015 Receiving Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Traded from Tampa Bay to Detroit on Aug. 31, Wright will likely see more targets than the average No. 3 tight end. With Eric Ebron penciled in as the starter and Brandon Pettigrew likely to make his m...

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Bye Week:  9

HT: 6' 4"   WT: 242   DOB: 4/7/1990  College: Rutgers  Show ContractHide Contract

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Claimed off waivers by the Buccaneers in June of 2015.

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Wright hauled in a nine-yard touchdown on his lone target of the Lions' win Sunday over the Bears.

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Tim Wright 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
2013 23 TB 16 54 571 5 76 10.6 7.5 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 24 NE 16 26 259 6 33 10.0 7.8 3 0 0 0 0 1 -2 -2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 Det 9 9 77 2 16 8.6 4.8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Tim Wright 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
2013 23 TB 16 5.5 8.8 7.1 3 36 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014 24 NE 16 3.9 5.5 4.7 2 16 7 5 4 0 -0 0 0 0
2015 25 Det 9 2.2 3.2 2.7 1 9 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Tim Wright – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#2 Tight End
  1. Eric Ebron
  2. Tim Wright
  3. Bear Pascoe
Detroit Lions

Snap Count Stats

189

Offensive Snaps in 2015

Tim Wright was on the field for 189 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

63

Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Tim Wright was on the field for 63 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Off ST
2013 472 33
2014 351 62
2015 189 63
Tim Wright 2015 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 @SD
2 @Min 4 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Den 15 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Sea 37 6 1 26 0 2 26.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Ari 42 6 3 12 0 5 4.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Chi 65 5 3 17 1 6 5.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
7 Min 4 9 1 13 0 1 13.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @KC
9 BYE Bye Week
10 @GB
11 Oak
12 Phi
13 GB
14 @StL
15 @NO 7 10 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
16 SF 8 10 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 @Chi 7 11 1 9 1 1 9.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0

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 Tim Wright  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 4"
AVERAGE
Weight:   242 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.65 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time:   4.47 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.27 sec
WEAK
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   118 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   19 reps
WEAK
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Tim Wright: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wright is inactive Sunday against the Chiefs.

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Wright caught one pass off one target for 13 yards in Sunday's loss to Minnesota.

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Wright caught three passes off six targets for 17 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's win over Chicago.

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Wright will serve as the Lions' starting tight end in Sunday's game against the Bears.

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With news that Brandon Pettigrew developed a knee injury Saturday, Wright is the lone healthy tight end for Sunday's game against the Bears, the MLive.com reports.

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Wright caught three passes off five targets for 12 yards in Sunday's loss to Arizona.

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Wright caught one pass off two targets for 26 yards in Monday's loss to Seattle. He may feature more heavily in the offense in Week 5 as Eric Ebron is unlikely to play against Arizona, ESPN reports.

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Brandon Pettigrew will be out for Sunday's game, leaving Wright as the team's only tight end aside from Eric Ebron, Josh Katzenstein of The Detroit News reports.

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Wright is inactive for the Lions' Week 1 game against the Chargers, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

An undrafted rookie last season, Wright converted from wide receiver to tight end and became the Bucs' starter at TE by Week 5. From that point, prorated over a full season, his numbers equal 70 receptions for 681 yards and six touchdowns. He caught 72 percent of his targets, fourth among qualified tight ends, despite playing with a rookie quarterback and the league's poorest passing attack, both of which also partially account for his few lackluster games. At 6-4, 220, with 4.65 speed, Wright is a tough receiving matchup. After being dealt to New England, Wright now provides the Patriots with a legitimate pass-catching option to combine with Rob Gronkowski, who the team still hopes will be ready for Week 1. In any case, the addition of Wright opens the door for the team to run more two-tight end sets (when Gronkowski is healthy) and in such a scenario, Wright could carve out some fantasy utility in PPR formats. Moreover, those looking to insure their investments in Gronkowski now have another option to consider for their early-season lineups.

2013

Signed by the Buccaneers in September of 2013.