Derrick Shelby
Derrick Shelby
30-Year-Old Defensive EndDE
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2018 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Derrick Shelby in 2018. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a one-year, $2 million contract with the Falcons in March of 2018.
Placed on IR
DEAtlanta Falcons
Groin
November 28, 2018
Shelby (groin) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, Will McFadden of the Falcons' official site reports.
ANALYSIS
Shelby started in three games for Atlanta in 2018 but missed time earlier this season with a groin injury. The Utah product is the fourth defensive starter to be placed on injured reserve, joining Keanu Neal (knee), Ricardo Allen (Achilles) and Deion Jones (foot) -- although Jones was activated prior to playing the Cowboys. Shelby didn't carry an injury designation prior to facing the Cowboys in Week 11, but the injury seems to have lingered and will force him to miss the remainder of the season.
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Measurables Review
How do Derrick Shelby's measurables compare to other defensive 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' 2"
 
Weight
280 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.87 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.50 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.09 sec
 
Vertical Jump
35.5 in
 
Broad Jump
116 in
 
Bench Press
26 reps
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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Shelby is currently listed as a starting defensive end opposite Adrian Clayborn. He tallied between 25 and 40 tackles and a couple of sacks in each of the last three seasons in Miami, and he should be able to hit those benchmarks in Atlanta.
Shelby is the kind of player the Dolphins crave. He is part of the defensive line rotation and produces even in a limited role. His play will allow the Dolphins to keep players like Cameron Wake and Ndamukong Suh fresh as both the games and season move along.
Shelby hasn't missed a game in his two seasons with Miami but has yet to make a big impact along the defensive. He is part of a rotation that the Dolphins like to use to keep all of their players fresh and is unlikely to have a breakout season in 2014.
Shelby had eight tackles in 16 games for Miami last season and will be on the roster bubble all through training camp. If he makes the team it will be because of his play on special teams.
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Cleared to face Cowboys
DEAtlanta Falcons
November 16, 2018
Shelby (groin) doesn't carry an injury designation ahead of Sunday's matchup with the Cowboys, Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com reports.
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Not practicing Wednesday
DEAtlanta Falcons
Groin
November 14, 2018
Shelby (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Jason Butt of The Athletic reports.
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Active Week 10
DEAtlanta Falcons
November 11, 2018
Shelby (groin) is active for Sunday's Week 10 tilt against the Browns.
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Questionable for Sunday
DEAtlanta Falcons
Groin
November 9, 2018
Shelby (groin) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Browns, Will McFadden of the Falcons' official site reports.
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Clear of injury designation
DEAtlanta Falcons
October 20, 2018
Shelby (groin) won't carry an injury designation into Monday's game against the Giants, Jason Butt of The Athletic reports.
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