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John Brown

26-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Arizona Cardinals

2016 Receiving Stats

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8

Yds

92

TD

0

Avg

11.5

Tar

18

2016 Receiving Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Brown did a lot with his 101 targets last year, turning them into 1,003 yards, a 9.9 YPT clip, good for second among the league's 32 100-target receivers. At 5-11, 179 and running a blazing 4.34 40, B...

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2016 ADP:  86.09

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (WR): Hidden

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Bye Week:  9

HT: 5' 11"   WT: 179   DOB: 4/3/1990  College: Pittsburg State  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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John Brown Contract Information:

Signed a four-year contract worth $2.256 million with the Cardinals in May 2014.

September 27, 2016  –  John Brown News

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Brown registered six catches (on 11 targets) for 70 yards during Sunday's loss in Buffalo.

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John Brown 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 24 Ari 16 48 696 5 103 14.5 6.8 11 2 1 0 0 3 -6 -2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 Ari 15 65 1003 7 101 15.4 9.9 11 6 2 1 0 3 22 7.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2016 26 Ari 3 8 92 0 18 11.5 5.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 51 0 19 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

John Brown 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 24 Ari 16 6.2 9.2 7.7 3 44 6 2 1 0 -0 0 0 0
2015 25 Ari 15 9.6 14.0 11.8 4 67 17 4 1 0 1 0 0 0
2016 26 Ari 3 3.1 5.7 4.4 3 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

John Brown – Playing Time Overview

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

Snap Count Stats

110

Offensive Snaps in 2016

John Brown was on the field for 110 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

9

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

John Brown was on the field for 9 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2014 633 22
2015 826 0
2016 110 9
John Brown 2016 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 NE 35 0 1 8 0 4 8.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 TB 28 4 1 14 0 3 14.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Buf 47 5 6 70 0 11 11.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 51 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 LA
5 @SF
6 NYJ
7 Sea
8 @Car
9 BYE Bye Week
10 SF
11 @Min
12 @Atl
13 Was
14 @Mia
15 NO
16 @Sea
17 @LA

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 John Brown
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   5' 11"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   179 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.34 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.12 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   6.91 sec
AVERAGE
Arm Length:   30.50 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   8.50 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   37 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   119 in
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Bench Press
Not Available
Arizona Cardinals Team Injury Report
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John Brown: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Brown tallied one catch (on three targets) for 14 yards and one punt return for seven yards in Sunday's 40-7 victory versus the Buccaneers.

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Brown was targeted four times during Sunday's defeat to the Patriots, corralling one for eight yards.

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Brown wasn't a part of the Cardinals' injury report Wednesday, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports.

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Brown (concussion) played two series in the Cards' preseason finale, but was not targeted Thursday, the Arizona Republic reports.

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Head coach Bruce Arians said Brown (concussion) has been medically cleared to play, Darren Urban of AZCardinals.com reports.

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Head coach Bruce Arians said Monday that Brown continues to have headaches, but he's made progress through the concussion protocol, Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic reports.

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Brown (concussion) won't play in Sunday's preseason game against the Texans, Darren Urban of AZcardinals.com reports.

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Brown (concussion) was removed from practice early Thursday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

The speedy (4.34 40) Brown was drafted to take the top off the defense while Michael Floyd and Larry Fitzgerald operated underneath. But despite making a couple big plays in the middle of the year, including a 75-yard TD catch with 81 seconds left in Week 8 to beat the Eagles, Brown averaged a meager 6.8 YPT and only two of his 103 targets went for 40 or more yards. In fairness, the Cardinals were playing much of the year with a backup quarterback, and some of it with third-stringer Ryan Lindley, and Brown was a rookie third-round pick getting his first exposure to NFL defenses. But with Larry Fitzgerald returning for another year, and Michael Floyd offering nearly as much speed with much more size, it's hard to see Brown eclipsing last year's target total. Moreover, few of those targets are likely to come in the red zone at 5-11, 179, Brown's dwarfed by Arizona's other top wideouts.

2014

Brown, who was picked 91st overall in the 2014 NFL Draft, is a burner in the vein of teammate Ted Ginn, boasting 4.34 speed in a 5-10, 179 frame. The Cardinals' vaunted defensive backfield has been unable to contain Brown during the opening practices of training camp, but until his production is evident in preseason contests, he's at best a speculative late-round dart in drafts. Nonetheless, if he keeps up the pace, he could very well usurp Ginn in three-wide sets, which would ensure viability in numerous formats behind stalwarts Larry Fitzgerald and Michael Floyd.