Gerald Everett
Gerald Everett
27-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Seattle Seahawks
2021 Fantasy Outlook
A 2017 second-round pick, Everett improved his yardage total each year in Los Angeles, going from 244 to 320 to 408 to 417. Of course, none of those numbers is large enough to warrant much interest from fantasy managers, with Everrett stuck in a timeshare alongside Tyler Higbee throughout his time in Los Angeles. The 27-year-old now moves to Seattle — where there's no Higbee and the QB is a future Hall of Famer — but that doesn't necessarily mean he'll finally have a full-time role. The Seahawks also have 265-pound Will Dissly and 2020 fourth-round pick Colby Parkinson at tight end, a spot that's often been handled by committee during the Pete Carroll era. Everett is an obvious favorite to lead the three in targets, but Dissly did poach 29 last year, while Greg Olsen and Jacob Hollister (both gone now) combined for 77. Given Russell Wilson's efficiency, Everett could be startable for fantasy managers with only four or five targets per week. Read Past Outlooks
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$Signed a one-year, $6 million contract with the Seahawks in March of 2021.
Five catches against Vikings
TESeattle Seahawks
September 26, 2021
Everett caught all five of his targets for 54 yards in Sunday's 30-17 loss to the Vikings.
ANALYSIS
After managing only three catches for 23 yards on four targets through his first two games as a Seahawk -- albeit with a touchdown -- Everett was more involved as a receiver in Minnesota. DK Metcalf and Tyler Lockett are entrenched as Russell Wilson's top options, but the tight end could emerge as a reliable No. 3 target for Seattle. The 1-2 squad will face another test in Week 4 on the road against the 49ers.
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How do Gerald Everett's 2021 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
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
8.5
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.21
 
% Team Air Yards
3.3%
 
% Team Targets
7.7%
 
Avg Depth of Target
4.3 Yds
 
Catch Rate
33.3%
 
Drop Rate
0.0%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
6.3
 
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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G.Gerald Everett
#% of Team Snaps

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How often does Gerald Everett run a route when on the field for a pass play?
This data will let you see how Gerald Everett and the other tight ends for the Seahawks are being used. Some tight ends may have a lot of snaps, but they're not that useful for fantasy purposes because they're not actually running routes. This data will help you see when this is the case.
Gerald Everett
41 routes   9 targets
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25 routes   4 targets
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2 routes   0 targets
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Sunday, Sep 26th at 4:25PM
Overall QB Rating Against
122.8
 
Cornerbacks
142.8
 
Safeties
116.7
 
Linebackers
64.4
 
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Gerald Everett's measurables compare to other tight ends?
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
240 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.62 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.33 sec
 
Cone Drill
6.99 sec
 
Vertical Jump
37.5 in
 
Broad Jump
126 in
 
Bench Press
22 reps
 
Hand Length
8.50 in
 
Arm Length
33.00 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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Conventional wisdom suggested Everett would emerge as a reliable asset if he could ever escape from his timeshare with Tyler Higbee. But it turns out Everett was holding his teammate back rather than other way around, as Higbee erupted for 522 yards in five December games while Everett nursed a hyperextended knee. The official record shows Everett playing 13 games last year, but that includes Weeks 16 and 17 when he logged four snaps. Perhaps the strangest thing about this unexpected turn is that Everett had finally appeared to break through earlier in the year, averaging 4.7 catches for 53.7 yards in a six-game stretch Weeks 4-10. Granted, he did it with volume (8.2 targets per game) rather than efficiency (6.6 YPT), which perhaps explains why coach Sean McVay ended his flirtation with two-TE formations even before Everett hurt his knee. It now appears likely that the final year of Everett's rookie contract will also be his last season with the Rams, but there's a strong case to be made for McVay re-exploring those multi-TE sets after Brandin Cooks was traded to Houston. Whether Everett is competing against Higbee or wide receivers Josh Reynolds and Van Jefferson remains to be seen.
Everett heads into his third NFL season for what could be a make-or-break year in his pursuit to earn a long-term place in the Rams' plans. The 2017 second-round pick has flashed the playmaking upside that led the team to pursue him out of UAB, but consistency has proven elusive in an offense centered around three-wide formations, with incumbent TE Tyler Higbee yet to relinquish the starting role. Higbee played 788 snaps to Everett's 380 last year, but Everett's workload picked up in the second half, with 213 of his snaps in the final six weeks after slot receiver Cooper Kupp suffered an ACL tear. With Kupp and Todd Gurley both coming back from knee injuries, there might be a subtle opening for Everett to make his mark on Sean McVay's high-powered offense in 2019. The Rams did increase their usage of two-TE formations late last season, allowing Everett to share the field with Higbee at times.
Rookie tight ends are usually asked to learn and observe as much as they're asked to play, and that's the script Everett followed for much of his freshman year. But he did pop for 15.3 yards a catch on his 16 receptions, and he snuck in a couple of touchdowns on just 32 targets. Tyler Higbee has failed to carve out a secure role in Los Angeles, which paves the way for Everett to angle toward a Year 2 jump. Keep in mind he was the 44th overall pick in a draft loaded with talent at his position, so there's a pedigree card to play. It also doesn't hurt that Everett tore up the 2017 Combine, making up for a mediocre 40 time (4.64) by finishing top five among tight ends in the vertical jump, broad jump, bench press, three-cone drill and 20-yard shuttle.
Considered a reach at 44th overall by many pundits, Everett caught the eye of the Los Angeles brass and will open the season competing for snaps and targets with 2016 fourth-rounder Tyler Higbee. Everett owns the speed and athleticism to be a matchup nightmare, and coach Sean McVay leaned heavily on the tight end position in the passing attack as Washington's offensive coordinator the past three seasons. Rookie tight ends rarely turn in serviceable fantasy seasons, though, and Everett will probably need time to grow accustomed to the NFL before becoming a reliable asset in the virtual game. Joining the league-worst passing attack from last year isn't exactly a favorable fantasy situation, either.
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One catch Sunday
TESeattle Seahawks
September 20, 2021
Everett caught one of two targets for three yards in Sunday's 33-30 loss to the Titans.
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Snares TD in Seahawks debut
TESeattle Seahawks
September 12, 2021
Everett caught both of his targets for 20 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 28-16 win over the Colts.
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Quiet in preseason finale
TESeattle Seahawks
August 28, 2021
Everett brought in his only target for two yards in the Seahawks' 27-0 preseason win over the Chargers on Saturday night.
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DNP on Saturday
TESeattle Seahawks
August 15, 2021
Everett didn't suit up for Saturday's preseason loss at Las Vegas, John Boyle of the Seahawks' official site reports.
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Mentioned as breakout candidate
TESeattle Seahawks
June 18, 2021
Coach Pete Carroll singled Everett out as a potential breakout candiate when asked on Thursday, Michael-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic reports.
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