Trent Sherfield
23-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
2019 Fantasy Outlook
An undrafted rookie last season, Sherfield worked his way into a Cardinals wide receiver rotation that was deficient in talent beyond Larry Fitzgerald and Christian Kirk. Sherfield especially made an impact after the team's Week 9 bye, going for 7.5 YPT and a 67.9 percent catch rate on 28 targets. With a new coaching staff in town, GM Steve Keim made a point of addressing the position to suit Kliff Kingsbury's system, using draft picks on Andy Isabella, Hakeem Butler and KeeSean Johnson. All three will have learning curves, though, which could give Sherfield a chance to contribute in the early parts of the campaign. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a three-year, $1.72 million contract with the Cardinals in April of 2018.
Ends season on high note
WRArizona Cardinals
January 2, 2019
Sherfield gathered in 19 of 28 passes for 210 yards and one touchdown in 13 appearances during the 2018 season.
ANALYSIS
Prior to a Week 9 bye, the undrafted rookie was active just five times, earning three offensive snaps versus 43 on special teams. However, the Cardinals' receiving corps experienced a number of injuries in the second half of the campaign and turned to Sherfield over the likes of J.J. Nelson and even Chad Williams when the latter was healthy enough to play. Between Weeks 14 and 17, Sherfield took advantage of the loss of Christian Kirk to a broken foot, turning 85 to 94 percent of the offensive snaps in all four games into a 16-177-1 line on 22 targets. At the very least, Sherfield put himself into the conversation for the No. 3 spot at wide receiver behind Larry Fitzgerald (assuming he returns) and Kirk for next year and beyond.
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How do Trent Sherfield's 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
22.8
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.86
 
% Team Air Yards
7.8%
 
% Team Targets
5.9%
 
Avg Depth of Target
10.6 Yds
 
Catch Rate
67.9%
 
Drop Rate
3.6%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
2.2
 
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Receiving Alignment Breakdown
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2018 Trent Sherfield Split Stats
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Continues impressing in loss
WRArizona Cardinals
December 23, 2018
Sherfield brought in all six of his targets for 62 yards in the Cardinals' 31-9 loss to the Rams on Sunday.
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Cleared for weekend
WRArizona Cardinals
December 21, 2018
Sherfield (ankle) practiced fully Friday and doesn't carry a designation into Sunday's game against the Rams, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
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Dealing with ankle injury
WRArizona Cardinals
Ankle
December 19, 2018
Sherfield was a limited practice participant Wednesday due to an ankle injury, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
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Racks up 77 yards
WRArizona Cardinals
December 10, 2018
Sherfield reeled in five of his seven targets for 77 yards during Sunday's 17-3 loss to the Lions.
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Makes unexpected appearance Week 10
WRArizona Cardinals
November 13, 2018
Sherfield played 39 (of 73) offensive snaps during Sunday's 26-14 loss in Kansas City.
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