23-Year-Old Cornerback – Cleveland Browns
2015 Fantasy Football Outlook
Gilbert was rightfully labeled a bust in his rookie campaign, as the No. 8 overall pick lost a starting job to Buster Skrine in camp and played sparingly for the remainder of the season. He even found...
2015 ADP: –
Bye Week: 11
Justin Gilbert Contract Information:
Signed a four-year, $12.63 million deal with the Browns in May of 2014.
Gilbert is expected to be inactive for Week 17's matchup against the Browns, after being late for a team meeting this week, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
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Justin Gilbert: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)It sounds like the rookie cornerback should be ready to go this week after sitting out Sunday with an illness.
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Gilbert will compete with the likes of Buster Skrine and Leon McFadden to earn the starting cornerback job opposite Pro-Bowler Joe Haden in 2014. The rookie has demonstrated a nose for the football in his past, as he collected seven interceptions during his senior season at Oklahoma State. He likely won't make many tackles, but if he earns the starting job, opposing quarterbacks will likely look his way frequently rather than take their chances against Haden. This would give the No. 8 overall pick in the 2014 draft plenty of opportunities to create turnovers this season.