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Ryan Griffin

27-Year-Old Tight End – Houston Texans

2017 Receiving Stats

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13

Yds

158

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1

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12.2

Tar

26

2017 Receiving Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

The Texans re-upped Griffin for another three years at the beginning of the free-agency period, which alerted us that the passing attack in 2017 may pay as much attention to the tight ends as it did i...

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2017 ADP:  563

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (TE): Hidden

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Bye Week:  7

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)     INJURY:  Concussion
HT: 6' 6"   WT: 265   DOB: 1/11/1990
College: Connecticut  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Griffin Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $9 million deal with the Texans in March of 2017.

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Griffin (concussion) was placed on injured reserve Friday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

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Ryan Griffin 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
2009 19 CFB 9 23 272 0 0 11.8 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2010 20 CFB 12 31 245 1 0 7.9 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2011 21 CFB 12 33 499 3 0 15.1 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2012 22 CFB 12 29 484 6 0 16.7 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2013 23 HOU 15 19 244 1 28 12.8 8.7 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 24 HOU 16 10 91 1 16 9.1 5.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 HOU 9 20 251 2 34 12.6 7.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 26 HOU 16 50 442 2 74 8.8 6.0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2017 27 HOU 7 13 158 1 26 12.2 6.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 27 HOU Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Ryan Griffin

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Ryan Griffin 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
2009 19 CFB 9 3.0 5.6 4.3 3 30 - - - 0 0 - - -
2010 20 CFB 12 2.5 5.1 3.8 3 20 - - - 0 0 - - -
2011 21 CFB 12 5.7 8.4 7.0 3 42 - - - 0 0 - - -
2012 22 CFB 12 7.0 9.5 8.2 2 40 - - - 0 0 - - -
2013 23 HOU 15 2.0 3.3 2.7 1 16 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014 24 HOU 16 0.9 1.6 1.3 1 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 HOU 9 4.1 6.3 5.2 2 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 26 HOU 16 3.5 6.6 5.1 3 28 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
2017 27 HOU 7 3.1 5.0 4.0 2 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Ryan Griffin – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Tight End

Snap Count Stats

349

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Ryan Griffin was on the field for 349 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Ryan Griffin was on the field for 32 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015 351 28
2016 507 66
2017 349 32
Ryan Griffin 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 Jax 10 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Cin
3 @NE 61 7 5 61 1 6 12.2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
4 Ten 81 10 2 13 0 5 6.5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 KC 52 2 2 22 0 4 11.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Cle 58 5 3 52 0 8 17.3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 BYE Bye Week
8 @Sea 65 6 1 10 0 2 10.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Ind 22 2 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
10 @LAR
11 Ari
12 @Bal
13 @Ten
14 SF
15 @Jax
16 Pit
17 @Ind

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 Ryan Griffin  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Tight Ends
Height:   6' 6"
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Weight:   265 lbs
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J.J. Watt  IR

Ryan Griffin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Griffin remains under the NFL concussion protocol and is expected to miss Sunday's game against the Rams, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Griffin (concussion) is expected to miss Sunday's game against the Rams, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Griffin was forced out of Sunday's game against the Colts with a concussion.

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Griffin (hip) no longer carries an injury designation for Sunday's game against the Colts after practicing fully Friday.

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Griffin (hip) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice.

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Griffin was a limited participant at Wednesday's practice due to a hip issue.

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Griffin caught one of two targets for 10 yards in Sunday's 41-38 loss to Seattle.

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Griffin nabbed three of eight targets for 52 yards in Sunday's 33-17 win over Cleveland.

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Griffin caught two of four passes for 22 yards in Houston's 42-34 loss to Kansas City.

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Griffin caught two of five targets for 13 yards in Houston's 57-14 win over Tennessee in Week 4.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

A sprained MCL in Week 1 cost Ryan the next seven games. He returned Week 10 but averaged fewer than four targets a game. Still, it was enough to lead the team's TE in catches. At 6-6, 254, it's perhaps concerning he garnered only three red-zone looks, just one inside the 10 (which he converted). Griffin is the pass-catching TE to C.J. Fiedorowicz's blocking role, but targets might be difficult to come by this season. Tight end has not figured prominently into coach Bill O'Brien's Houston offenses, and, this year, untested QB Brock Osweiler is at the helm. Then there's target-hog DeAndre Hopkins and first-round pick WR Will Fuller. Health, though, is the biggest factor. Griffin missed OTAs with an Achilles injury. He's expected to be healthy for camp, but he has enough working against him without an injury to worry about.

2015

Griffin is the second tight end on the depth chart behind Garrett Graham. He's had a slow start to training camp due to an undisclosed injury, so there hasn't been much to observe. When healthy, he's a reliable pass-catching tight end but his position was not targeted much in head coach Bill O'Brien's first season.

2014

With Owen Daniels' departure to Baltimore, Griffin moves up in Houston's tight-end pecking order. Though Garrett Graham is likely the most reliable receiving tight-end option for the Texans, Griffin proved that he was a capable pass catcher when both Daniels and Graham were sidelined at times last year. Houston drafted C.J. Fiedorowicz, widely considered the best blocking tight end in this year's draft, in the third round, but with new coach Bill O'Brien's penchant for two-TE sets, Griffin could still provide decent production, particularly in the red zone given his 6-6, 250 frame.

2013

Griffin, a sixth-round draft pick in 2013 out of Connecticut, is part of the solution to replace James Casey. The Texans currently have Owen Daniels and Garrett Graham heading the depth chart at the tight end, but they drafted Griffin, signed free agent Adam Schiltz and already have Phillip Supernaw on the roster. Griffin was a productive receiver at Connecticut and, at this point, is considered more of a receiving tight end than a blocking one. If he can develop his run-blocking technique, he'll have a chance to make the roster.