Bennie Fowler
Bennie Fowler
28-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
New York Giants
Questionable
Injury Hamstring
Thu Practice: DNP
2019 Fantasy Outlook
Fowler will compete for the No. 3 receiver job with Darius Slayton and Cody Latimer, among others, and probably has the least upside of the three. At 6-1, 212, Fowler has decent size but only average speed. He's also 28 and has never surpassed 30 catches or 400 yards in his career. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a contract with the Giants in March of 2019.
Held out Thursday
WRNew York Giants
Hamstring
September 19, 2019
Fowler (hamstring) didn't practice Thursday, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.
ANALYSIS
Fowler picked up a hamstring injury at Wednesday's session, which contained him to work on a side field one day later, per Tom Rock of Newsday. The development further depleted the health of the Giants' receiving corps, which includes the injured Sterling Shepard (concussion), Cody Latimer (concussion) and Darius Slayton (hamstring). While Shepard progressed to a full showing Thursday, none of the four are in the clear for Sunday's game at Tampa Bay. Friday's injury report will give a better sense of each player's ability to suit up this weekend.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Bennie Fowler'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
95.0
 
Air Yards Per Snap
1.81
 
% Team Air Yards
28.7%
 
% Team Targets
16.9%
 
Avg Depth of Target
12.7 Yds
 
Catch Rate
66.7%
 
Drop Rate
6.7%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
1.5
 
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Receiving Alignment Breakdown
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Buccaneers pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
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Overall QB Rating Against
59.6
 
Cornerbacks
52.2
 
Safeties
72.7
 
Linebackers
60.8
 
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2019 Bennie Fowler Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Bennie Fowler'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' 1"
 
Weight
212 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.52 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.18 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.06 sec
 
Vertical Jump
36.0 in
 
Broad Jump
126 in
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
32.00 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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After seeing limited action with the Broncos over the first three years of his career, Fowler joins the Bears to add depth to the wide receiver position. Although he had a career-high 350 yards and three touchdowns last season, he caught just 29 of 56 targets. With a suddenly crowded depth chart at wide receiver in Chicago, he's not guaranteed a roster spot, and should he crack the Week 1 roster, he likely will see limited snaps behind the top three receivers on the team.
Fowler was the last player to catch a pass from Peyton Manning, converting a two-point conversion at the end of Super Bowl 50. The wideout had a few nice moments during the Broncos' Super Bowl run, including a 31-yard catch-and-run up the seam on third and long as Denver came from behind to beat Pittsburgh in the divisional round. A fractured elbow in the 2016 preseason hampered his progress and he caught two or more passes just twice all season. The Broncos' depth chart is more crowded now after the selection of Carlos Henderson and Isaiah McKenzie in the draft, but Fowler is still as likely as any returning receiver not named Demaryius Thomas or Emmanuel Sanders to make the team. The 212-pound target has the size and toughness over the middle to factor in as a big-slot receiver alongside the smaller Henderson and McKenzie. Expect his contributions on special teams to also be a factor.
Fowler, the former undrafted free agent, hauled in arguably the biggest catch of Denver's Super Bowl run – a 31-yard seam route on third-and-long that kept the team's fourth quarter comeback bid against Pittsburgh in the divisional round alive. Fowler's ability to work the middle of the field and accumulate yards after the catch make him an attractive option in the slot as both Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders prefer to work outside. After signing his exclusive rights free agent tender, Fowler will be looking to beat out Cody Latimer and Jordan Norwood for the No. 3 job and a new contract this season.
The Broncos' wide receiver depth chart is quite large, and with Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Andre Caldwell and Cody Latimer locked into the top-4 slots, Fowler isn't likely to make much of a fantasy impact this season, if he makes the roster at all.
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Nursing hamstring injury
WRNew York Giants
Hamstring
September 19, 2019
Fowler suffered a hamstring injury in Wednesday's practice but head coach Pat Shurmur said he is hopeful Fowler can play in Sunday's game in Tampa Bay, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.
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Leading receiver in Week 2 loss
WRNew York Giants
September 15, 2019
Fowler caught five of 10 targets for 51 yards and added a 20-yard carry in Sunday's 28-14 loss to the Bills.
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Week 2 starting role confirmed
WRNew York Giants
September 15, 2019
Fowler will start alongside Cody Latimer in the Giants' Week 2 tilt against the Bills with Sterling Shepard (concussion) and Golden Tate (suspension) unavailable, Dan Salomone of the team's official site reports.
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Primed for increased role
WRNew York Giants
September 13, 2019
Fowler is preparing for an expanded role in Sunday's game against Buffalo, Michael Eisen of Giants.com reports.
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Sees five targets
WRNew York Giants
September 9, 2019
Fowler caught all five of his targets for 40 yards Sunday against the Cowboys.
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