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Sammy Watkins

21-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Buffalo Bills

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Taken with the fourth overall pick, Watkins should be the Bills’ top target right away now that Steve Johnson’s gone. Watkins’ prospects will hinge in large part on the development of second-year quar...

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2014 ADP:  59.99

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (WR): Hidden

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Bye Week:  9

STATUS:  Probable     INJURY:  Ribs
HT: 6' 1"   WT: 205   DOB: 6/14/1993
College: Clemson  Show ContractHide Contract

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Sammy Watkins Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $19.935 million rookie contract with the Bills in May 2014.

August 20, 2014  –  Sammy Watkins News

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Watkins (ribs) was limited again in Wednesday's practice and the Bills are still unsure of his status for Saturday's preseason game against Tampa Bay, ESPN.com reports. Said coach Doug Marrone, "They told me they have not made a decision on him yet."

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Sammy Watkins NFL Stats
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2014 Proj 21 BUF Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Sammy Watkins

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

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Sammy Watkins – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #3 Kick Returner

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Measurables Overview for Sammy Watkins  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   6' 1"
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Weight:   205 lbs
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40-Yard Dash:   4.43 sec
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Shuttle Time:   4.34 sec
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Cone Drill:   6.95 sec
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Arm Length:   32.00 in
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Hand Length:   9.63 in
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Vertical Jump:   34 in
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Broad Jump:   126 in
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Bench Press:   16 reps
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Sammy Watkins: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Although Watkins (ribs) returned to practice on a limited basis Tuesday, coach Doug Marrone is unsure about his availability for Saturday’s preseason game against Tampa Bay, BuffaloBills.com reports. Said Marrone, "Obviously, he wasn’t fully cleared (Tuesday). I’m going to watch the tape and see what we see. I think we’ll go from there. That’s normally what we do for anyone.”

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Although Watkins didn't do all that much Tuesday, the fact that he was out there just three days after getting injured makes us feel pretty good about his Week 1 availability.
Watkins (ribs) returned to practice Tuesday, NFL.com reports.

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Watkins (ribs) won't practice Monday, ESPN's Mike Rodak reports.

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Meanwhile, wgr550.com's Joe Buscaglia indicates that coach Doug Marrone isn't inclined to provide a timetable for Watkins at this stage, with the wideout's issue now being referred to by the team as a non-specific "ribs" injury, as opposed to the initial report of a rib contusion.
Watkins sustained an injury to his ribs during Saturday's preseason game with the Steelers, but it's apparently nothing serious, Ian Rapoport of ESPN reports.

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Watkins left Saturday night's game against the Steelers with a rib injury, ESPN.com reports.

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Following a hit from a Pittsburgh defender, the report notes that Watkins immediately grabbed for his side. After being checked out on the sideline, the rookie wideout headed to the locker room under his own power. More on his injury as it becomes available, but we suspect Watkins will sit out the remainder of Saturday's tilt.
Watkins left Saturday's preseason game with an apparent injury to his midsection, ESPN reports.

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Watkins hauled in three catches for 21 yards in Friday's preseason win in Carolina. These were his first catches as a pro after being shut out in last week's Hall of Fame Game.

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