Dante Pettis
Dante Pettis
23-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
San Francisco 49ers
2018 Fantasy Outlook
The 2018 second-round pick doesn't possess the prototypical size (6-1) or speed that you'd expect from a player taken this high in the draft. It was his home-run hitting ability in the return game that caught the 49ers' attention, after scoring nine touchdowns on just 90 punt returns during his college career. Pettis figures to take over that return-specialist role with his new club off the bat, but a strong camp (or an injury) could open up a path for the rookie to make an impact as a slot receiver this year. Read Past Outlooks
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$Signed a four-year, $6.4 million contract with the 49ers in July of 2018.
Moves to injured reserve
WRSan Francisco 49ers
Knee - MCL
December 29, 2018
Pettis (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
ANALYSIS
The move means little for the status of Pettis' sprained MCL -- he was already ruled out for Week 17 on Monday -- as the 49ers are just clearing roster space for healthy players prior to the season finale. The rookie second-round pick caught 27 passes for 467 yards and five touchdowns in 12 games, coming on strong towards the end of the season. Kendrick Bourne and Trent Taylor are likely to start at wide receiver Sunday against the Rams, with Marquise Goodwin (calf) also sidelined.
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How do Dante Pettis' 2018 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
43.4
 
Air Yards Per Snap
1.15
 
% Team Air Yards
13.7%
 
% Team Targets
8.8%
 
Avg Depth of Target
11.6 Yds
 
Catch Rate
60.0%
 
Drop Rate
2.2%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
7.5
 
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321
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Dante Pettis' 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.
* The 40-Yard Dash metric is from his Pro Day. All others are from the NFL Combine.
Height
6' 1"
 
Weight
195 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash*
4.40 sec
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
32.25 in
 
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Ruled out for season finale
WRSan Francisco 49ers
Knee - MCL
December 24, 2018
Head coach Kyle Shanahan has ruled Pettis (knee) out for the season finale Sunday against the Rams, Nick Wagoner of ESPN.com reports.
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Sustains MCL injury
WRSan Francisco 49ers
Knee - MCL
December 23, 2018
Pettis sustained an MCL injury Sunday against the Bears and is not expected to need surgery, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
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Ruled out with knee injury
WRSan Francisco 49ers
Knee
December 23, 2018
Pettis (knee) won't return to Sunday's contest against the Bears.
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Sustains knee injury
WRSan Francisco 49ers
Knee
December 23, 2018
Pettis is questionable to return to Sunday's contest against the Bears due to a knee injury, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
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Stays hot in overtime win
WRSan Francisco 49ers
December 16, 2018
Pettis corralled all five of his targets, racking up 83 receiving yards during Sunday's 26-23 win against Seattle.
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