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Brandin Cooks

21-Year-Old Wide Receiver – New Orleans Saints

2014 Receiving Stats

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34

Yds

278

TD

1

Avg

8.2

Tar

44

2014 Receiving Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

The Saints traded up to No. 20 to take Cooks, and he could have a significant role right away. That’s because both of the team’s quick, short-pass-catching options – Darren Sproles and Lance Moore – h...

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2014 ADP:  87.28

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (WR): Hidden

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Bye Week:  6

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 189   DOB: 9/25/1993  College: Oregon State  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brandin Cooks Contract Information:

Signed a four-year contract worth $8.383 million with the Saints in May 2014.

October 20, 2014  –  Brandin Cooks News

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Cooks caught two passes on three targets for 23 yards in Sunday's loss to the Lions. He played 65 of 74 offensive snaps, compared to 62 snaps for Marques Colston and 47 snaps for Kenny Stills, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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Brandin Cooks 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
2014 20 NO 6 34 278 1 44 8.2 6.3 1 0 0 0 0 5 64 12.8 0 12 0 25 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandin Cooks 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
2014 20 NO 6 6.7 12.4 9.5 6 46 6 2 2 1 11 1 1 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandin Cooks – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #2 Kick Returner, #2 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

275

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Brandin Cooks was on the field for 275 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

15

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Brandin Cooks was on the field for 15 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2014 275 15
Brandin Cooks 2014 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 @Atl 52 3 7 77 1 8 11.0 1 0 1 18 18.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0
2 @Cle 55 3 3 17 0 6 5.7 0 0 2 31 15.5 0 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Min 50 2 8 74 0 10 9.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Dal 50 3 5 31 0 6 6.2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 TB 68 4 9 56 0 11 6.2 0 0 2 15 7.5 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 0
6 BYE Bye Week
7 @Det 0 0 2 23 0 3 11.5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 GB
9 @Car
10 SF
11 Cin
12 Bal
13 @Pit
14 Car
15 @Chi
16 Atl
17 @TB

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 Brandin Cooks  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   189 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.33 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   3.81 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.76 sec
GOOD
Arm Length:   30.75 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.63 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   120 in
AVERAGE
Bench Press:   16 reps
GOOD
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Brandin Cooks: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Cooks had a team-high nine catches on 11 targets for 56 yards Sunday against the Buccaneers.

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Cooks caught 5-of-6 targets for 31 yards in Sunday's 38-17 loss to the Cowboys.

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Cooks had eight catches on 10 targets for 74 yards Sunday against the Vikings.

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Cooks had three catches on six targets for 17 yards Sunday against the Browns.

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With Kenny Stills a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Cooks could once again be primed for a heavy workload if Stills is eventually ruled out for Sunday's contest in Cleveland. Cooks was also listed as the primary punt returner on the Saints' unofficial depth chart, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune.

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Cooks had seven catches on eight targets for 77 receiving yards and a touchdown, as well as one carry for 18 rushing yards Sunday against the Falcons.

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Cooks is listed as the third-string receiver, behind both Marques Colston and Nick Toon, on the Saints' initial depth chart, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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Though he did not play in Saturday's preseason game against the Colts, Cooks (stomach) warmed up with his teammates, and said afterward that he felt fine, The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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