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O.J. Howard

23-Year-Old Tight End – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2017 Receiving Stats

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26

Yds

432

TD

6

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16.6

Tar

39

2017 Receiving Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

The Bucs have to feel good about landing Howard at No. 19 overall, as his realistic range stretched as high as the No. 6 pick to the Jets. He was the top tight end prospect in the draft, and he receiv...

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2017 ADP:  70

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (TE): Hidden

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Bye Week:  1

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)     INJURY:  Ankle
HT: 6' 6"   WT: 250   DOB: 11/19/1994
College: Alabama  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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O.J. Howard Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $11.09 million contract with the Buccaneers in May of 2017.

December 20, 2017  –  O.J. Howard News

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The Buccaneers placed Howard (ankle) on injured reserve Wednesday, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

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O.J. Howard 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
2013 18 CFB 10 14 269 2 0 19.2 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2014 19 CFB 9 17 260 0 0 15.3 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2015 20 CFB 12 38 602 2 0 15.8 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2016 21 CFB 15 45 595 3 59 13.2 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2017 22 TB 14 26 432 6 39 16.6 11.1 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

O.J. Howard 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
2013 18 CFB 10 3.9 5.3 4.6 1 27 - - - 0 0 - - -
2014 19 CFB 9 2.9 4.8 3.8 2 29 - - - 0 0 - - -
2015 20 CFB 12 6.0 9.2 7.6 3 50 - - - 0 0 - - -
2016 21 CFB 15 5.2 8.2 6.7 3 40 - - - 0 0 - - -
2017 22 TB 14 5.7 7.5 6.6 2 31 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

O.J. Howard – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

608

Offensive Snaps in 2017

O.J. Howard was on the field for 608 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

47

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

O.J. Howard was on the field for 47 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
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2017 608 47
O.J. Howard 2017 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 FREE AGENT Free Agent
2 Chi 46 7 1 17 0 3 17.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Min 34 3 1 12 0 1 12.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 NYG 42 6 2 63 1 4 31.5 1 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 NE 41 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 @Ari 45 1 1 15 0 3 15.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
7 @Buf 51 5 6 98 2 6 16.3 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
8 Car 39 1 2 16 0 2 8.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @NO 37 3 1 6 0 2 6.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 NYJ 50 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Mia 46 7 3 52 1 4 17.3 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
12 @Atl 53 4 3 52 0 4 17.3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
13 @GB 55 4 1 17 0 2 17.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Det 56 3 4 54 1 6 13.5 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
15 Atl 13 0 1 30 1 1 30.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Car
17 NO

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 O.J. Howard  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 6"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   250 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.51 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.16 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.85 sec
ELITE
Arm Length:   33.75 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   10.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   30 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   121 in
GREAT
Bench Press:   22 reps
GOOD
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O.J. Howard: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Howard (ankle) is expected to be placed on injured reserve this week, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Howard (ankle) was wearing a walking boot on his right foot after Monday's loss to the Falcons, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Howard (ankle) has been ruled out for the remainder of Monday's game against the Falcons.

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Howard injured his ankle and is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Falcons, Jenna Laine reports.

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Howard brought in four of six targets for 54 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 24-21 loss to the Lions. He also lost a fumble.

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Howard brought in one of two targets for 17 yards in Sunday's 26-20 overtime loss to the Packers.

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Howard brought in three of four targets for 52 yards in Sunday's 34-20 loss to the Falcons.

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Howard brought in three of four targets for 52 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 30-20 win over the Dolphins.

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Howard secured one of two targets for six yards in Sunday's 30-10 loss to the Saints. He also lost a fumble.

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Howard secured both of his targets for 16 yards in Sunday's 17-3 loss to the Panthers.

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Howard brought in all six of his targets for 98 yards and two touchdowns in Sunday's 30-27 loss to the Bills. He fumbled once but recovered.

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Howard brought in one of three passes for 15 yards in Sunday's 38-33 loss to the Cardinals.

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