Corner Report: Week 10
Corner Report: Week 10

This article is part of our Corner Report series.

This article will go game by game looking at the top wide receivers from an offense and, based on the inside/outside and left/right splits in the alignment data of those receivers, identify the cornerbacks most likely to face them in man coverage. The corners named will parenthetically cite the rank of their coverage grade from Pro Football Focus from the 2019 season. The snap counts listed are not a projection, but rather the totals from so far this year.

Receivers very rarely see the same corner every play, be it due to formational quirks or zone coverage calls by the defense, so a receiver's fortunes depend on much more than just the quality of the corner they're likely to see the most in a given game. But it's part of the puzzle, and it's worth keeping track of.

Receivers are left with an Upgrade, Downgrade, or Even verdict based on their projected matchup. This shouldn't be read as 'good' or 'bad' but rather a measured tweak from the receiver's baseline projection.

CIN vs BAL

CINCINNATI WR SNAPS

Tyler Boyd: 494 snaps – 80 wide (49 left, 31 right), 373 slot (181 left, 192 right), 13 tight (seven left, six right), 28 back

Auden Tate: 397 snaps – 198 wide (124 left, 74 right), 191 slot (107 left, 84 right), four tight (two left, two right), four back

Alex Erickson: 213 snaps – 84 wide (37 left, 47 right), 119 slot (46 left, 73 right), 10 back

Want to Read More?
Subscribe to RotoWire to see the full article.

We reserve some of our best content for our paid subscribers. Plus, if you choose to subscribe you can discuss this article with the author and the rest of the RotoWire community.

Get Instant Access To This Article Get Access To This Article
RotoWire Community
Join Our Subscriber-Only NFL Chat
Chat with our writers and other RotoWire NFL fans for all the pre-game info and in-game banter.
Join The Discussion
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Mario Puig
Mario is a Senior Writer at RotoWire who primarily writes and projects for the NFL and college football sections.
Gameday Injuries: Week 14
Gameday Injuries: Week 14
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 14 Picks
FanDuel Fantasy Football: Week 14 Picks
FanDuel Sportsbook: Week 14 Tickets
FanDuel Sportsbook: Week 14 Tickets
Corner Report: Week 14
Corner Report: Week 14