Geronimo Allison
Geronimo Allison
26-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
Detroit Lions
Reserve-Ex
Injury Opt Out
2020 Fantasy Outlook
Allison had multiple opportunities to see regular playing time in Green Bay, where he spent the first four seasons of his career before signing with the Lions this past spring. He was the Packers' No. 3 receiver for the majority of last season, yet finished the year with 34 catches for only 287 yards in 16 games. While he might have competed for the No. 4 WR spot with his new team, Allison instead opted out of the 2020 season, leaving Marvin Hall and Quintez Cephus to battle for backups snaps behind Kenny Golladay, Marvin Jones and Danny Amendola. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a one-year, $910,000 contract with the Lions in March of 2020.
Won't play in 2020
WRDetroit Lions
Opt Out
August 2, 2020
Allison opted out of the 2020 season, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Allison flashed occasionally in four seasons in Green Bay, but he only surpassed 300 yards in one of them, combined for six touchdowns and had 89 catches in 46 games. He was set to vie with Marvin Hall and rookie Quintez Cephus for slotting near the bottom of the regular-season roster, so Allison's decision likely makes the Lions' own roster decisions easier for the upcoming campaign.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Geronimo Allison's 2019 advanced stats compare to other wide receivers?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
24.1
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.59
 
% Team Air Yards
8.2%
 
% Team Targets
10.1%
 
Avg Depth of Target
7.1 Yds
 
Catch Rate
63.0%
 
Drop Rate
13.0%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
3.7
 
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Geronimo Allison's measurables compare to other wide receivers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 3"
 
Weight
202 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.67 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.28 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.40 sec
 
Vertical Jump
33.0 in
 
Broad Jump
127 in
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
32.88 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
2019
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Allison was off to a great start last year before tearing his groin and undergoing surgery. Through four games, he went 29-19-289-2 and finished with 15.2 YPC and 10.1 YPT on 30 targets. At 6-3, 202, Allison has good size, though his timed speed was poor - 4.67 40 at the 2016 combine. But Aaron Rodgers tends to target wideouts he trusts more so than athletic freaks, and other than Davante Adams, Allison is the receiver with whom Rodgers seems to have the best rapport now that Randall Cobb is in Dallas. Last year's rookies Marquez Valdes-Scantling and Equanimeous St. Brown are also in the mix for the No. 2 role, but neither cemented himself as a mainstay in Allison's absence. After the Packers did nothing to address the position in free agency or the draft, Allison is a slight favorite for the job heading into training camp.
Allison made a splash early last year, snagging six passes for 122 yards in a Week 2 Packers victory. However, due to his standing on the depth chart and the eventual injury suffered by top QB Aaron Rodgers, Allison would go on to total just 14 receptions and 107 receiving yards after that. This year, the conditions have changed for Allison: Rodgers is back to his old self, and now only two receivers sit above him on the depth chart. Allison is going to have to fend off some challenges from rookies and second-year receivers, but if he can he'll open the season as the Packers' No. 3 wide receiver behind starters Davante Adams and Randall Cobb.
Allison entered training camp last season as an undrafted free agent, but he made a mark on the coaching staff and earned himself a spot on the practice squad. He continued to work his way up from there, eventually earning a spot on the active roster and finding paydirt in his first game. Before long, Allison was slotted in as the Packers' fourth receiver, and although his overall production was minimal, he did show good play-making potential, averaging 16.8 yards per reception. After his quality rookie year, Allison is the favorite to claim the fourth receiver spot heading into 2017, which would put him just an injury or two away from being a fantasy factor.
Allison is an undrafted free agent who has made his mark during training camp. He is competing for a roster spot despite quality depth at the wide receiver position for the Packers.
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Signs with rival
WRDetroit Lions
March 29, 2020
Allison agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the Lions on Sunday.
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Light production in 2019
WRGreen Bay Packers
January 20, 2020
Allison recorded 34 receptions for 287 yards and two touchdowns over 16 regular-season games in 2019.
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Clear for championship game
WRGreen Bay Packers
January 17, 2020
Allison (illness) doesn't have a designation for Sunday's NFC Championship Game in San Francisco, Wes Hodkiewicz of the Packers' official site reports.
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Elevates to 'limited' Thursday
WRGreen Bay Packers
Illness
January 16, 2020
Allison (illness) was limited at Thursday's practice.
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Dealing with illness
WRGreen Bay Packers
Illness
January 15, 2020
Allison didn't practice Wednesday due to an illness.
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